The difference between Scrum and XP

We had a small discussion at work a few days ago about the difference between Scrum and Extreme Programming (XP). My take on the distinction is that Scrum is essentially a management technique, while XP is essentially a development technique. They certainly have a lot of overlap, but the different emphasis leads to some different …

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iPhone SDK Development book available in beta

A few days ago Apple finally changed the terms of their iPhone development license to allow people to talk (and write) about how to develop software for the iPhone and iPod touch. The Pragmatic Programmers already had a book project waiting in the wings and have made it available as a “beta” available to buy …

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