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3 Risks to Every Team’s Progress and How to Mitigate

When looking at improving performance the first thought is often to increase the size of our development team; however, a larger group is not necessarily the only or the best solution. In this piece, I suggest several reasons to keep teams small and why to stop them from getting too tiny. I also look at several types of risk to consider when looking at team size: how team size effects communication, and the possibility of individual risk and systematic risk.

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Why Negligence in Software should be of Urgent Concern to You

The future of Liability in Software: Many things set software companies apart from other businesses. A significant, but an often overlooked difference, is that the manufacturers of software exhibit little fear of getting sued for negligence, including defects or misuse…

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Predicting the Future: the Big Data Quandary

Predicting the Future: The Big Data Quandary

The Role of Testing in Indeterminate Systems: should the humans be held accountable? Big data is a hot topic that introduces us to incredible possibility and potentially terrible consequences. Big data essentially means that engineers can harness and analyze traditionally…