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Software Ghettos – A Form of Technical Debt

A few years ago I was talking to a senior Java engineer. He was asking me about Django and Python. Having never used the stack himself, and thinking that ‘scripting languages are just toys’, he was skeptical of this new … Continue reading

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Geekonomics – Software that kills

I just finished reading the book Geekonomics  – the real cost of insecure software. The book sums up commercial software development from a business perspective succinctly: “Don’t worry, be crappy.”   http://www.geekonomicsbook.com/ It is a pretty interesting topic – and should be … Continue reading

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