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 Andrew Binstock

Profile of Andrew Binstock

Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal
Member Since: 11/15/2013
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News & Commentary Posts: 24
Comments: 30

Prior to joining Dr. Dobb's Journal, Andrew Binstock worked as a technology analyst, as well as a columnist for SD Times, a reviewer for InfoWorld, and the editor of UNIX Review. Before that, he was a senior manager at Price Waterhouse. He began his career in software development.

Articles by Andrew Binstock

Getting Back To Coding

7/31/2014
Reducing tool complexity requires mercilessly applying YAGNI (you aren't gonna need it). Resist "featuritis" and choose the tools that deliver only what you need.

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Just Let Me Code!

7/24/2014
Managing the complexity of development toolchains -- from SCM, to the build tools, to the testing, to the deployment stack -- now so overwhelms the developer experience, it's hard to get any real programming done.

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Google's API Riddle

7/2/2014
Google services are everywhere -- but the company's lack of long-term commitment to products and APIs make it tough to know which ones to include in new apps.

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The Corruption Of Agile Development

3/19/2014
What was intended as a set of personal practices has become a doctrine. And despite the mainstream adoption of Agile, the loss of its original intent has undermined its effectiveness.

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