How Software Companies Die

========================== How Software Companies Die ========================== – Orson Scott Card The environment that nurtures creative programmers kills management and marketing types – and vice versa. Programming is the Great Game. It consumes you, body and soul. When you’re caught up in it, nothing else matters. When you emerge into daylight, you might well discover that… Read More »

Best Geek Quotes

#1. Roses are #FF0000, Violets are #0000FF. All my base Are belong to you  — someone on SlashDot #2. There is no place like 127.0.0.1 #3. Girls are like Internet Domain names, the ones I like are already taken #4. Programming today is a race between software engineers striving to build bigger and better idiot-proof… Read More »

The 5 types of programmers

In my code journeys and programming adventures I’ve encountered many strange foes, and even stranger allies. I’ve identified at least five different kinds of code warriors, some make for wonderful comrades in arms, while others seem to foil my every plan. However they all have their place in the pantheon of software development. Without a… Read More »