Index of ‘Practices’ Articles

April 1, 2014

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Articles, Practices

Estimate This! (or not)

My friends and colleagues in the #NoEstimates circles have some good ideas, as I've commented elsewhere. I'm left, though, with a couple of concerns.

September 11, 2012

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Articles, Codea, Lua Language, Practices

Codea Game – 5

It’s time to work a bit on the “model” for the game. I envision an array of “stories”, each able to answer how long it will take to do it, and how valuable it is. The answers to these questions …

August 31, 2012

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Articles, Codea, Lua Language, Practices

Codea Game – 3

Let’s take a look at what we have so far, and see what the code is trying to say. Does it seem like early days for that? Maybe not … why not start thinking right away? :)

-- Game Spike

Recent Articles

Refactoring — Not on the backlog!

There has recently been a lot of noise on the lists, and questions at conferences, about putting refactoring “stories” on the backlog. This is invariably an inferior idea. Here’s why:


Ref01

When our project begins, the code is clean. The field …

Issues with SAFe

Recent Twitter conversations inspire me to pull out some of my concerns with SAFe and talk about them.

Estimate This! (or not)

My friends and colleagues in the #NoEstimates circles have some good ideas, as I've commented elsewhere. I'm left, though, with a couple of concerns.