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Recent posts

Risk Budget

Ward Cunningham coined the phrase “technical debt” to describe the situation where poor design and/or implementation results in developers paying “interest” ...
September 18, 2008

Startup Nation November 13-14

“Canada’s Conference for Startups” — Jevon MacDonald has the details. Hope to see lots of you there!
September 18, 2008

Comments in JSON?

Some of my students have discovered that JSON doesn’t support comments — they’re not in the syntax diagram on the json.org home page or the RFC, and various ...
September 16, 2008