Monthly Archives: June 2011

Weinberg’s second law

If builders built buildings the way programmers wrote programs, then the first woodpecker that came along would destroy civilization.   I came across this again in David Rice’s Geekonomics. Rice also use uses the “bridge” as an example of physical … Continue reading

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Quote of the day – Watts Humphrey

To mature software engineering, we must learn from history, and to learn from history, we must define what we do when we develop software and how we do it. When we produce a process specification and define measures for the … Continue reading

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