How Great Developers Rebel

Having now had the pleasure of working with several people who I count as great developers I believe I have spotted a trend. This trend is what helps them become great. The trend: great developers rebel They rebel in a very specific and secretive way. When a great developer is ... Read more

Hypothesis: Removing manpower from a late software project makes it earlier

Many of you will have heard of Brook's law - "Adding manpower to a late software project makes it later". I'd like to explore the opposite action: removing manpower from a late software project. 80% of the work done by 20% of the people From my personal experiences I have ... Read more

Colin Howe

I'm Colin. I like coding, ultimate frisbee and startups. I am VP of engineering at Conversocial