All Tags » Opinion (RSS)

Browse Site by Tags

Showing related tags and posts across the entire site.
  • Blocks and Playsets

    I’ve recently discovered that I favor blocks over playsets. I’m talking about toys, and of course the canonical example of blocks is Legos. You can build nearly anything with them. They are useful, versatile, and inviting. Now, the term ‘playset’ warrants a bit more explanation...
    Posted to Christopher Bennage by Christopher Bennage on 10-17-2011
    Filed under: Opinion, Software
  • The Last Six Months

    I’m two weeks shy of six months at Microsoft. When I arrived here I was immediately thrown into the fray on Project Silk . The primary developer on the project was heading into paternity leave. Fortunately, I had read JavaScript: The Good Parts on my flight out to Redmond. (I had no idea that I’d be...
    Posted to Christopher Bennage by Christopher Bennage on 10-07-2011
    Filed under: Opinion, personal
  • Its all about communication, not processes….!

    We live in a world where thoughts and concepts are not getting smaller and simpler but rather they are getting larger and more complicated. Software teams in many cases are no longer all crammed into one room or can be fed by 2 boxes of pizza (which is a large systemic issue in my opinion). Teams are...
    Posted to Derik Whittaker by Derik Whittaker on 05-18-2011
    Filed under: Development, Opinion
  • A Punctuated Life

    Chapter XXXVI My time with Blue Spire has officially ended. I have accepted a position with Microsoft on the Patterns & Practices team. My start date is April 18th. Even though I’ve been professionally restless for a while, leaving Blue Spire turned out to be rather emotional for me. Untangling myself...
    Posted to Christopher Bennage by Christopher Bennage on 04-06-2011
    Filed under: Opinion
  • What I Learned Playing StarCraft

    On March 31, 1998, around 10am, my then-manager Alex and I left the office we shared together and headed over to Electronics Boutique. Alex and I were both developers working for the IT department of an up and coming software company called PC DOCS. In those days, we didn’t have a corporate firewall...
    Posted to Christopher Bennage by Christopher Bennage on 01-30-2011
    Filed under: Agile, humor, Musings, Opinion, PointlessStory, gaming
Page 1 of 23 (460 items) 1 2 3 4 5 Next > ... Last »

About The CodeBetter.Com Blog Network
CodeBetter.Com FAQ

Our Mission

Advertisers should contact Brendan

Google Reader or Homepage Latest Items
Add to My Yahoo!
Subscribe with Bloglines
Subscribe in NewsGator Online
Subscribe with myFeedster
Add to My AOL
Furl Latest Items
Subscribe in Rojo

Member Projects
DimeCasts.Net - Derik Whittaker

Friends of
Red-Gate Tools For SQL and .NET


SmartInspect .NET Logging
NGEDIT: ViEmu and Codekana
NHibernate Profiler
Balsamiq Mockups
JetBrains - ReSharper
Web Sequence Diagrams
Ducksboard<-- NEW Friend!


Site Copyright © 2007 CodeBetter.Com
Content Copyright Individual Bloggers


Community Server (Commercial Edition)