December 2015

Pair Programming Demystified

The developers at daftcode have taken the time out of their busy coding schedule to bust some myths about pair programming. They first talk about the problems that mature teams have, among them are: slower…



12 Resolutions For Programmers

Matt Might has written an article on the 12 New Year’s Resolutions that programmers should have. All of the resolutions are great like: learning a new programming language trying something new and embracing the uncomfortable…




Open Development Methodology

The Open Development Methodology is an effort put together by Ahmad Nassri to document a new way of working for software development organizations and companies. The methodology is “beyond agile” to put it in his…


Perl 6 Christmas is released!

Perl 6 is finally out, and it should prove compelling enough for developers in all manner of fields (desktop, embedded, devops, web) to check it out and see what fancy new features there are in…


32nd Chaos Communication Congress

The Chaos Communication Congress is a conference organized annually by the CCC (Chaos Computer Club). The CCC has been around since 1984, and each year at the conference there are presentations and panels about security, cryptography and freedom…


Collaboration in the organization reflected in the code base

Stigmergy in Software Development

ACM Ubiquity has a blog post on the organization of software development and how collaboration works. It likens modern software development to the way ants work on their ant hills, Ants use a special type…


Perl 6 Will Be Out On Christmas Day

Merry Christmas to all those developers using Perl, you get to check out Perl 6! It’s been a long time coming and it’s finally here with loads of cool features and yet it still feels…