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DPL Reading List – November 17, 2017

DPL Reading List – November 17, 2017

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week. Why IBM Created Its Own Typeface After A Century Without One – “Last week, the company finally debuted its own typeface: IBM Plex, which is designed to be used almost everywhere letters...

Agile Is Not A Silver Bullet, Part 2

Agile Is Not A Silver Bullet, Part 2

In my first post, I wrote about the responsibilities, goals, and struggles that development teams are facing today. In this post, I am covering our experiences and how we must take a bigger picture look at how we’re working in a world of constantly changing...

Don’t Design the Database First

Don’t Design the Database First

Build bottom-up right? Start with the database schema, then models, then the UI, then ship it, right? Well, I think the majority of new projects would benefit from not focusing on the database until much later. Why not focus on the database from the start? Managing...

DPL Reading List – November 10, 2017

DPL Reading List – November 10, 2017

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week. Artificial Intelligence Beats CAPTCHA – “A CAPTCHA is considered broken if an algorithm can successfully solve it at least 1 percent of the time. Now San Francisco Bay Area startup...

DPL Reading List – November 3, 2017

DPL Reading List – November 3, 2017

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week. The 10 Statistical Techniques Data Scientists Need to Master – “With technologies like Machine Learning becoming ever-more common place, and emerging fields like Deep Learning gaining...