255 RR What's Missing? with Greg Wilson

Episode 261 · April 13th, 2016 · 57 mins 33 secs

About this Episode

01:59 - Greg Wilson Introduction

02:37 - What’s Missing?

05:48 - Disconnect Between Computer Scientists and Software Developers

09:09 - How necessary are books?

15:18 - Being Part of a Process vs Starting a Process

17:01 - Software Tools; Spreadsheets

28:45 - Language, Vocabulary, and Theory and The Software Craftsmanship Movement

33:41 - Reinventing the Wheel

36:24 - Crowdsourcing

Picks

Software Tools by Brian W. Kernighan and P. J. Plauger (Greg)
Scratch (Greg)
Techies (Greg)
HTML element standards (Jessica)
Feerless (Coraline)
Félienne Hermans (Avdi)
moonconf (Jessica)