Big transitions in small steps

Software G Forces: the effects of acceleration was one of my favorite talks this year, which together with the book Continuous delivery bring to life again the big theme of agile movement: how to better build software.

Today I ran into a video by Kent Beck, where he talks about the strategies to take into account when evolving big data structures, growing code or carrying architectural changes out: big transitions in small steps. This is complementary to the first in the sense that Beck drills down here and talks about specific practices on how to accelerate your development and deployment processes. Highly recommended:

 

Mapas comparativos de buses urbanos

Enlazo el estudio comparativo de mapas de buses urbanos, para ciudades medias españolas (~250.000 hab): Coruña, Vigo, Granada, Vitoria. Pone sobre la mesa, no sólo el mejorable diseño del que sufrimos en A Coruña, sino también la invisibilidad de la única y escasa línea nocturna que existe: