Showing posts from August, 2012

RIF #19

“Agile processes promote sustainable development. The sponsors, developers, and users should be able to maintain a constant pace indefinitely” – Agile manifesto Software Inventory - Joel makes the analogy that unused code is costly “inventory” and discusses three places where inventory piles up: Feature backlogs, bug database, undeployed features. Visual Studio 2012 and TFS 2012 Official Release Timeframe Announced Is the laptop doomed? - Rocky lays down a pretty compelling case for using a powerful tablet and a docking station as your primary workstation, with some caveats. The jQuery Mobile team is excited to announce the release of version 1.1.1 Chutzpah 2.0 Released - Can we get some javascript unit tests up in here? Here’s why we keep getting hacked – clear and present Billabong failures - Troy hunt details some pitiful security Clean up your MVC app with SignalR - Another reason to take a look at SignalR Google Now: There’s A Fine Line Between Cool And Creepy Announ