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Group Ritual Design

What makes a good climbing group? In a way it is the process of working together as a group, that actually creates the group, or that contributes to group learning. But the same is true for any good work group. … Continue reading

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How the Fossil DVCS solves the privacy problem of cloud based applications

If you do not know what a DVCS (Distributed Version Control System) is, just think of Git, the popular source code management system used by the Linux kernel. But it is quite different from Git, and seems to solve a … Continue reading

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Engineering Managers Should Code

Hi Everyone, in this post I just want to direct your attention to the following article at Dr.Dobb’s: Engineering Managers Should Code 30% of Their Time Of course I really like the article, and I agree to that statement. And … Continue reading

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Building a virtual Software Company

Roles and Infrastructure So let’s build a virtual software company. That is, a company that creates and sells software. While this kind of effort might be possible to do alone, to make it a bit more interesting it will be … Continue reading

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Using magical practices to work with large code bases

A large and legacy code base, can sometimes be like a collection of mystical documents, they are riddled with number magic, cryptic references, mysterious rituals and descriptions. Some are are guarded and governed by old masters, that are grumpy and … Continue reading

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Conquering rising youth-unemployment, applying lessons learned in hacker communities to the “real” world.

A gap is widening, on the one hand, unemployment among young people is on the raise, on the other hand, it is getting more difficult for companies to find qualified works. A paradox it seems? I don’t think so, neither … Continue reading

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Software Engineering: Workflow Pipeline

Building Software is difficult, it helps to have the best tools available though. One such Tool to have is an integrated development pipeline for your workflow though. Especially if you are planning to work as a team. And since there … Continue reading

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