Category: Geek

Battlestations!

I’ve been really busy at work lately, and the spare time I have had at home has been spent on renovating the kitchen, redecorating my daughter’s bedroom, and all the other things that come with...

Agile: Where Developers Go To Die

I recently stumbled across Why “Agile” and especially Scrum are terrible on Twitter. This is the first time I have found someone who shares my dislike for the SCRUM/Sprint/Agile methodology for the same reasons as me. In...

Jason’s Laws of Development

As a developer I realise there are some fundamental laws that must never be broken. Below is my summary of these laws. (I would number them, but they all deserve to be Number 1) Code...

Programmers vs Real Programmers

I read something on reddit today. It struck a cord with me, mostly because I am caught between the two types of developers mentioned in the post. Read it below before I get to...

Server Updates

I’ve been working on building the KMC network lately, getting the servers set up with backup storage and testing environments. Next set is adding in some load balancing and failover. It will improve the stability of our network alot to have these extra features, and it will be a great learning experience for me to set it all up.

Moodle Editor 2.7 – Part 2

So work has begun creating the prototypes for the new Moodle editor – we have got TinyMCE4, Atto and CKEditor4 so far. I think it will boil down to one of the two bigger...