Pair Programming - I'm just not sold yet.

Photo: sporkist Some Background With this new set of blog posts, I should probably say that I will be looking at ideas that are held as truths by a rather large group of people. I don't wish to pick a side, but rather to explore the realities of the subject. In this case, I will be exploring paired programming. Like the title says, I am not convinced that this is the best way to attack a problem. While I do
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Some Weaknesses I Have Found on Younger Development Teams

Originally Posted: Novemver 2010 Some Background I have worked on several development teams over the years, and while I understand the reluctance to try new and exciting things on the part of management, I have still never gotten over this reluctance in young developers. I should preface this by saying that I am not bashing younger developers, I am just sometimes disheartened to see that sometimes they aren't as obsessed with it as I am. Maybe I am just too
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Rails to Seaside - Some things I missed from Rails

Originally Posted: Novemver 2010 I am a Junkie I must first admit that I am a web framework junkie. While I don't pay attention to most of them out there, I do stand up and take notice when one seems inventive, efficient, or fast. I would probably jump on board if there was one in C, just because I would be curious to see how fast it would go. Anyway, for the past few years, I have played with Django
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Why I have migrated from Ruby on Rails to Seaside

This was initially posted to my original blog on July 30, 2010. For the past several years, I have been a roaring fanboy of Ruby on Rails. It's really no wonder, as my previous experience in writing web applications had consisted of writing piles of PHP. Before that, I spent a great many years writing c(++) and java code for GUI based systems. When I could, I would write command line code, just because I didn't feel the burning desire
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