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9 Tips on Surviving the Wild West Development Process

This is a post originally published by our latest JCG partner, Brian Du Preez from the Zen in the art of IT, who we are really thrilled to have on-board. Bryan talks about Surviving the Wild West Development Process, a quite unorthodox, yet common development process. Let’ hear his suggestions on how to survive on such an environment. (NOTE: The ...

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10 Tips for Proper Application Logging

Our latest JCP partner, Tomasz Nurkiewicz, has submitted a number of posts describing the basic principles of proper application logging. I found them quite interesting, thus I decided to aggregate them in a more compact format and present them to you. So, here are his suggestions for clean and helpful logs:(NOTE: The original posts have been slightly edited to improve ...

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Laws of Software Design

Software design just like any other engineering design endeavor, requires a fair amount of effort, experience, patience and knowhow in order to be done right. Based on Akin’s Laws of Spacecraft Design I present our readers with a slightly modified list of what I believe are the basic “Laws of Software design” especially when you are dealing with customer oriented, ...

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Things Every Programmer Should Know

At ui-programming, one of our JCG program participant sites, articles about “Things Every Programmer Should Know” are occasionally posted. As stated in the author’s first post, the 97 Things Every Programmer Should Know project, pearls of wisdom for programmers collected from leading practitioners. The collection is intended simply to contain multiple and varied perspectives on what it is that contributors ...

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