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DPL Reading List – December 8, 2017

DPL Reading List – December 8, 2017

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week. 5 amazing books I read this year – “Reading is my favorite way to indulge my curiosity. Although I’m lucky that I get to meet with a lot of interesting people and visit fascinating places...

DPL Reading List – December 1, 2017

DPL Reading List – December 1, 2017

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week. How Coca-Cola, Netflix, and Amazon Learn from Failure – “If you’re not prepared to fail, you’re not prepared to learn. And unless people and organizations manage to keep learning as fast as...

Whatever Bill Has…The Results

Whatever Bill Has…The Results

Last week we launched the “Whatever Bill Has” app, which I built as a demonstration of Azure Functions. This app is basically Build-A-Bear, but with Bill Udell. Users had eight possible options: four shirts and two pants. Bill was gracious enough to provide us with...

DPL Reading List – November 24, 2017

DPL Reading List – November 24, 2017

Here are some of the articles we’ve been reading around this office this week. How Creating An Entrepreneurship Function Can Help Sustain Corporate Innovation – “Innovation can no longer be seen as a novelty sideshow. It is the work of every CEO and their top...

Whatever Bill Has

Whatever Bill Has

Those of us who are engineers know we aren’t looked up to for our fashion sense. We tend to be t-shirt and jeans people, or sometimes t-shirt and sweatpants people. Now this isn’t a sign of anything wrong, but I often feel engineers are just focusing a little too much...

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...