Syndicode Digest #18 – Dolphin's homework

Syndicode Digest #18 – Dolphin’s homework

Not always your progress depends on you. Sometimes different bad things happen and you can’t do anything about it. For example, on the very deadline, your laptop is going mad. Or your hosting service can experience downtime. But the person you blame in this case is you. Please, don’t do that. There are many better things to do. Things like reading our Friday Syndicode Digest #18 – Dolphin’s homework. 

Why Ruby on Rails is ideal for Web App development

Why Ruby on Rails is ideal for Web App development

Where would you be without your favorite web application today? Imagine that you have no longer ability to use the same application across all your devices and share/edit or send information to your friends using the same version of the app? Or isn’t it a nightmare to install all your applications on the hard drive? In this article we will talk about web applications and why Ruby on Rails is ideal for Web App development.

Software development time estimation difficulties. Syndicode

Software development estimation difficulties

The next difficult thing after predicting the cost for products you make is calculating an implementation time for them. When the client asks how long it will take, you probably reply that it will depend on many factors and approximately will take… So, what makes you say “approximately”? We’ll tell you about real software development estimation difficulties.

Pair programmimg risks

Pair programming risks

It might seem easy to do a pair programming with another developer. You do the code while he checks, or conversely. And everything theoretically should be a smooth sailing. But in real life it’s topsy-turvy. Why? You obviously have to read about pair programming risks before you start. 

Syndicode Digest #16 – Gathering stones

Syndicode Digest #16 – Gathering stones

Goodbye, July! And welcome, August (which originally means “to increase”). Now the time to think of what you will do in fall. Unofficial symbol of August is birthstones. Imagine that every of the birthstones is a skill you promised yourself to improve last year. Let’s collect them all and set new goals for you to become skillful and experienced. We have something that will help you in Syndicode Digest #16 – Gathering stones.