Wednesday Trivia: Almost half of developers skip writing tests

Trivia Night

A surprisingly large amount of developers have admitted to skipping writing tests so they can speed up new feature developments, a recent report has found. 42% of respondents confessed to cutting corners when it comes to developing products due to the pressure felt in producing quality software, quickly. The research, from Diffblue conducted by Vanson Bourne suggests … [Read more…]

Wednesday Software fails – Indian Lunar Radar Crash

New details emerge about failed lunar landings In a written response to questions Nov. 20 to the Lok Sabha, the lower house of India’s Parliament, Jitendra Singh, minister of state for the Department of Space, said that the Vikram lander “hard landed” on the moon Sept. 6 because of a problem with the lander’s braking thrusters. … [Read more…]

Tuesday Notes – Be careful of your writing tone – 04/02/2020

Hey everyone,   Here’s a few quick points on what I’ve been up to: Podcast I’m listening to.. The Wolf’s Den Going from rags to riches, back to rags, and then back to riches yet again, Jordan Belfort is that rare breed of individuals who knows how to land on his feet, regardless of what life … [Read more…]