Writing Docs at Amazon
7 absolute truths I unlearned as junior developer
Electric cars are changing the cost of driving
Ryan Singer: Products are functions
Ken Norton: Meetings That Don’t Suck
F or most of us, and certainly for most of your team, meetings are the least productive part of our day . Yet too many brilliant people are stuck in too many…
Shopify GraphQL Design Tutorial
It’s based on lessons learned from creating and evolving production schemas at Shopify over almost 3 years. The tutorial has evolved and will continue to change in the future so nothing is set in stone.
We believe these design guidelines work in most cases. They may not all work for you. Even within the company we still question them and have exceptions since most rules can’t apply 100% of the time. So don’t just blindly copy and implement all of them. Pick and choose which ones make sense for you and your use cases.
Strong Opinions Loosely Held Might be the Worst Idea in Tech
The same foolishness that would cost your money and pride in a pool hall is the stuff of legend in Silicon Valley.
ORM is an anti-pattern | Seldo.Com Blog
I tweeted about ORM last week, and since then several people have asked me to clarify what I meant. I have actually previously written about ORM , but it was in…
The Joel Test: 12 Steps to Better Code
Have you ever heard of SEMA ? It’s a fairly esoteric system for measuring how good a software team is. No, wait! Don’t follow that link! It will take you about…