1. Automation has a narrow window of recognition - 2020 July 20

    Automation has a narrow window in which it is recognized. Too far back and things are taken for granted and too cutting edge means things are not proven or not known about at all. This leaves only a small window in time where people immediately recognize successful automation projects.


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  2. History of the automation industry - 2020 July 19

    Computers and the IT industry have literally been built directly on top of automation. So why did it take so long for automation and more recent branding of the industry Robotic Process Automation (often referred to by the acronym RPA) to go mainstream?


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  3. Initial bankruptcy offering - 2020 June 20

    In 2020 I saw something I didn't think I'd ever see, a company tried to release more stock AFTER filing for bankruptcy! And people actually bought this!


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  4. The new LinkedIn look and feel - 2020 June 09

    The new LinkedIn look and feel.


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  5. The MIT licence is community hostile - 2020 June 02

    The more I think about the MIT licence the more I think it encourages freeloading and other community hostile behavior. It also has very substantial issues with software patents that can, and do, derail projects.


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  6. Have we reached peak Python? - 2020 April 09

    Has Python reached the peak of the hype cycle?


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  7. Software workloads in the COVID19 world - 2020 April 05

    I thought the coronavirus lockdown would give me substantially more time to write, I was wrong, like other high end software practitioners demand didn't drop anywhere near as much as I'd expected it to.


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  8. Which techniques help us be more productive? - 2016 September 24

    Which techniques help us be more productive? How do we choose what to learn?


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