Business Analysis: Can’t negotiate size… and a good thing too

In our team we have found a tendency for the time spent estimating stories to creep upward. More and more design seems to be considered as we work through the stories. While this is a very valuable way of sharing information among the team, it is not a very effective way of estimating. Akshay Dhavle …

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Comparing Java and Python – is Java 10x more verbose than Python (LOC)? A modest empiric approach

It’s a long-running argument. Are modern, dynamic, languages such as Ruby and Python really much more concise than more mainstream languages such as Java? What constitutes “big” in each case? Stephan tries to flush out some hard facts, and gets a lot of comments. Comparing Java and Python – is Java 10x more verbose than …

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