Sucking Less Every Year

You should be unhappy with code you wrote a year ago. If you arent, that means either A) you havent learned anything in a year, B) your code cant be improved, or C) you never revisit old code. All of these are the kiss of death for software developers. Spot on.

The Status Page

New status page from Ben Brooks for The Brooks Review. I think it’s a really neat idea, and something I’d definitely consider if I blogged more often.

Our Digital Family Tree

We are the beginning of our digital family trees. One day our grandchildren and their grandchildren will google us. They’ll read our blogs, our tweets, our Facebook posts, everything. And they’ll be reading the book that we are writing.  

2012: State of The State

I've been reading a lot of publishers around the web lately with their yearly update posts and thought it would be a good thing to look back and reflect on what has happened in the past year. Lots of changes have happened in my life and I'd like to take a few moments and bring […]