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Agile Adoption is Like Teen Sex!

November 28, 2009


I was at the Agile Australia conference, where one of the speakers made a very nice remark on the state of Agile adoption in the Industry. He said that Agile adoption is like teen sex everyone says that they are doing it! 90% of them are not doing it! and rest of the them are […]

Sales People are Like Cabs and Airplanes

November 19, 2009


One of my friend operates a cab company. As per him he makes money only when the cabs are on the road. If they are resting in the parking space then they are losing money. This includes depreciation, opportunity cost and the cost of holding inventory. You would have heard the same about airplanes. Their […]

Dissecting Software Craftsmanship

November 18, 2009


Craftsmanship in general is associated with high quality. A software craftsman has to produce high quality deliverables which meet or exceed the expectations of the consumers. Software craftsmanship has more art it to it than science. It has more emotions and passion attached to whatever the craftsman is delivering. Software Engineering on the other had […]

Download .flv Files, FireFox Plugin to the Rescue

November 8, 2009


Many sites have good .flv video content that you would rather download and listen to when you are not connected to the internet. Firefox plugin called the Download helper makes it easy. Just follow the steps Not sure if it’s legal, but you can: – with Firefox – and DownloadHelper extension – click Play once, […]