Why Software Estimation Matters, and How To Do it Better

Mike Schwartz Software predictability and estimation have always been problematic. (I have some theories about why it’s worse for software than other engineering disciplines but that’s for another post.) Since the advent of Agile practices, I think predictability and estimation have gotten worse, for a relatively simple reason – Agile (in all of its variants) […]

Thee shall not buildeth an authentication system

Sambit Basu TL/DR The most important piece of information a site holds about its users are the users’ login credentials. It is the doorkeeper for everything else inside. It is a time consuming and high-effort feature to build and maintain an authentication module. There are many good solutions to outsource this task. Long Hand If […]