This is a simple one.
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Beware human errors in transcription.
Anytime someone has to type data in a field, bad things can happen.
Follow conventions when naming things.
Classes, methods, objects, data elements – please be consistent and predictable.
Name your procedures well.
For example, a strong verb followed by an object.
Don’t start without a plan.
Writing software goes a lot better if you plan first.
An Elegant Puzzle
Reviewing Will Larson’s amazing book on technology management.
The Phoenix Project had great ideas.
This is an amazing book that reflects many of the problems software development organizations face on a daily basis.
What have we done?
So, good news this week with the whole coronavirus situation. Up until April 2nd, the numbers here in Florida were quite alarming. The number of daily cases kept increasing every day. The number of people tested positive seemed to double every three days. Doing some back-of-the-napkin, I figured that, at that rate, before the endContinue reading “What have we done?”
Don’t run with scissors.
Accidents happen when you’re not careful.
My Goals For 2020
New year, new goals. It’s an excellent time to reflect on 2019 and set new goals for the new year. I had intended to write this in January, but life got interesting, and soon I was facing the challenge of starting a new job. I had to wind down my role at my old job,Continue reading “My Goals For 2020”