Category Archives: Software Development

serverless twitter bot

Create a Serverless Twitter Bot with Airbrake and AWS Lambda – Part 2

In Part 1 we setup our development environment, created our twitter-bot project, integrated it with the Twitter API so it could send out programmatic tweets, and performed a basic Atom feed retrieval for some actual content to tweet. Today, we’ll continue refining our Twitter bot by integrating automatic error handling… continue reading →

managing software teams

12 Tips for Managing Software Teams

Managing software teams can be difficult, even for the most disciplined and well-established organizations. Every aspect of the software development process must be carefully considered and balanced, allowing multiple teams to equally and efficiently produce software that customers will truly love. Managing these teams requires an understanding of the details… continue reading →

software methodology

How Your Software Methodology Affects Production Behavior

Dozens of development methodologies have popped up over the relatively few decades in which modern software development has taken place. Each method provides its own benefits and challenges throughout the software development life cycle, but it can be particularly difficult to determine how your software methodology affects production behavior of… continue reading →