Don’t let’s start. This is not an article about music from back in the day, but about the elusive “20X” developer who is 20 times as productive as “normal” engineers. 650 more words
Tags » Software Craftsmanship
I’m a long-time Seth Godin fan, so I read with interest his recent article about software quality.
With the examples he gives of inadequacy in software – iTunes user experience, the Macintosh’s built-in address book’s slowness and difficulty with importing and exporting data, and general unreliability and lack of Macintosh-compatibility of stamps.com – he’s focused mostly on the user experience aspects of software, which I think misses a key point. 485 more words