À la Poursuite du Code en Rouge

Agile and teamwork

Collected web pages about Agile development teams.

Agile methods
Agile Methods The Good, the Hype and the Ugly — Bertrand Meyer

An insightful talk by Bertrand Meyer of Eiffel fame, not about object-orientation but Agile methods.

We Tried Baseball and It Didn't Work — Ron Jeffries

Any similarity with any failed scrum implementation is merely coincidental.

Why I prefer trunk-based over branch-based development

Let’s drop feature branches! What you probably need is trunk-based developmend and feature toggles:
Feature Toggles (aka Feature Flags) — Pete Hodgson

A great article with a complete overview of different kinds of feature toggles.


Pair Programming Considered Harmful? — Jon Evans

Is it really a good idea to have developers always work in pairs?

The Joys and Woes of Pair Programming — Ernesto Tagwerker

Some good tips at the end of the article.

What if companies interviewed translators the way they interview coders? — Jose Aguinaga

In case you thought you should conduct google-style interviews for coders.