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RentMe – an AngularJS based experiment

I’ve just moved to New Zealand and have been poking around various websites to get an idea of rental prices and the kind of places you can rent in Wellington. One of the main websites for finding rental properties in…

(Living) Styleguide Driven Development

(Living) Styleguide Driven Development

When building Blackwell’s new eBook platform, I wanted to implement a living styleguide to make the CSS maintainable over the project’s lifetime. Check it out here. You can navigate through the patterns using the navigation on the left. As an…

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Five tips on managing a development team – in listicle format

Since the internet is awash with listicle’s I thought I’d give it a go. I hope you enjoy my top five tips on managing a development team. (I toyed with the idea of titling this “I wrote a blog post about…

Why estimates are always wrong

Why estimates are always wrong

I estimate that most estimates are wrong by around 25%, which means that by that logic most estimates are actually wrong by about 31%. I would bet that almost every project that developers work on have estimates that make deadlines…