I was recently looking on the web for a very clear description of what a RESTful resource is. Clear and accurate definitions were few and far between, so I decided I’d write one. What Is a Resource? A resource is: a noun that is unique and can be represented as data and has at least [...]
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Estimating how long it will take to develop software is difficult. Fortunately, as an industry we’ve moved away from big-planning-up-front, exhaustive Gantt charts and toward a more agile approach. Unfortunately, we’ve stuck with single point estimates which have some significant disadvantages when compared to range estimates.
If someone asks you to recommend a good programmer, who comes to mind? Do you consider yourself a good programmer? What criteria do you use to judge?
Every restaurant menu item in the world is searchable by its ingredients.
When developing web applications, I frequently switch between iTerm, TextMate, my browser, and my mail client. So I used AppleScript to streamline my task-switching. I’ll show you how I did this in case you’re inspired to streamline your workflow, too.