XPday 2006 – Love in the age of Software – James Noble & Robert Biddle

These notes are taken from the above talk on 28th November 2006, given by James Noble and Robert Biddle. Pretty much free-form soundbites, which was the manner of the talk in some ways. We now best now. Order is best. Modern is best. Perfection – Repetition – Iteration. BUT Why do the robots lose to […]

XPday 2006 – An Introduction to Scrum – Joseph Pelrine

What follows are my notes on the XP Day talk given by Joseph Pelrine, on Tuesday 28th November 2006. Scrum is nothing to do with software, it is to do with managing work. In any project, requirements, technology & people are all changeable, all come with uncertainty. Scrum can manage and prioritise this complex domain. […]

XPDay 2006 – Programmers are from Mars, Customers are from Venus

These notes are taken from the above talk on 27th November 2006, given by Angela Martin, James Noble and Robert Biddle. The bulk of the first half of the session was an extended planning game, with several elements of chaos thrown into the mix. The intention was to give us all a good idea what […]