All the albums I bought or acquired in 2019
My annual review of what I’ve most enjoyed listening to during the last 12 months, and my albums of the year. Finally published the wrong end of January, but better late than never.
Krysthla— Worldwide Negative Opeth — In Cauda Venenum (Swedish and English versions) Slipknot — We Are Not Your Kind Latitudes — Part Island Tool — Fear Inoculum Damn Teeth — Real Men Megadeth — Warheads on Foreheads Flotsam and Jetsam — The End of Chaos Outright Resistance — Cargo Cult Cybernetic Witch Cult — Absurdum ad Nauseam Continue reading My albums of 2019
One of the surprising things about going through a separation and divorce over the last three to four years is rediscovering interests that I had forgotten about. Two of these have been cricket and American football and in particular the
San Francisco 49ers. Continue reading San Francisco 49ers are through to the conference championships
Header photo by Rob Wingate on Unsplash
Happy new year!
Human beings have seemingly been
making new year’s resolutions for around 4,000 years. There is something about the year incrementing by one that somehow encourages folks to examine their past failures and vouch to do better in the year ahead.
And yet, research (and plenty of personal experience) shows that around 80% of resolutions will be broken by the second week of February.
There is a better way.
Continue reading Marginal gains for development teams
How the new SEC digital calendar website looks on a Google Pixel 2XL smartphone
This week I launched a mobile-first redesign of my
SEC digital calendar website which is a resource for the Scottish Episcopal Church to enable anyone to integrate this year’s church calendar and lectionary with their digital calendar (e.g. Google Calendar). Continue reading SEC digital calendar website is now mobile first
“Ooh! look at that exciting new feature.”
Recently at work, we’ve been looking at standardising certain tools and events such as sprint reviews. This post looks at what a sprint review is and offers a suggested agenda.
Continue reading What happens during a sprint review?