GM outsourced labor because they said they couldn’t make money paying American wages. Apparently GM couldn’t make money paying foreign wages either. What’s the common denominator here? Management wasn’t outsourced….
Why programmers are not paid in proportion to their productivity
The most productive programmers are orders of magnitude more productive than average programmers. But salaries usually fall within a fairly small range in any company. Even across the entire profession,…
How Programming Language Fanboys See Each Other27/12/2009
Holiday Fun: How Programming Language Fanboys See Each Others’ Languages.
Microsoft Security Essentials. How secure is it?25/12/2009
Well, I’ve been using the Microsoft product ever since it was a private beta. I liked it, because it was smooth and light on my computer. Today is occurred to…
The Best and the Worst Tech of the Decade21/12/2009
With only a few weeks left until we close out the ‘naughts and move into the teens, it’s almost obligatory to take a look back at the best and not-so-best…