Wilcox Development Solutions Blog

My 2021 Reading List

Dec 22, 2021

My 2021 Year In Books 2021 saw a lot of reading and thinking and - mostly, except towards the end - not a lot of new tech. However, like…

Interrupt Based Developer Weekly Bujo

Dec 13, 2021

Some senior+ developer roles have a lot going on. In my work I had many inputs happening concurrently: meetings, Slack messages, email, and…

The Stable Growth Plane and Stability

Sep 03, 2021

Intro In my earlier software projects and planes of growth I posited that software projects have five steps of growth: foundations, testing…

My diagramming tools

Jun 19, 2021

I draw a lot of diagrams at work. What makes it kind of worse is that now a days I’m very cross-platform: while I still enjoy the power duo…

Planning The Layer Cake

Jun 11, 2021

In grooming and backlog refinement in software we find ourselves breaking functionality into epics, which then have many stories, and - from…

Technical Earned Interest

Jan 21, 2021

Introduction We’re all familiar with the idea of technical debt in software, where the velocity of development is hampered by code not being…

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