Why you should fail early and fail often

You hear the “a href=”http://blogs.msdn.com/micahel/archive/2005/08/17/FailFast.aspx”fail early and fail often/a” mantra quite a bit. The basic idea is to find out as early as possible whether the project you’re working on is going to be a success, and if it isn’t let it fail. This is a hard thing to do: You have to accept the […]

Business plans for hackers

I’ve noticed that a lot of hackers and other technically capable people have problems understanding the reason for the existence of a business plan. And often fail to realise how hard a task it is to compose a good one.br /br /This post is an attempt to explain business plans in terms of programming languages.br […]