Victor Loux Bookmarks Tag: software

54 bookmarks tagged “software

Lessons from 6 software rewrite stories – Herb Caudill – Medium

medium.com/@herbcaudill/lessons-from-6-software-rewrite-stories-635e4c8f7c22
Almost two decades ago, Joel Spolsky excoriated Netscape for rewriting their codebase in his landmark essay Things You Should Never Do. He concluded that a functioning application should never, ever…

Contexts - Radically simpler & faster window switcher for Mac

contexts.co/
Switch between application windows effortlessly — with Fast Search, a better Command-Tab, a Sidebar or even a quick gesture. Free trial available.

The Twelve-Factor App

12factor.net/
A methodology for building modern, scalable, maintainable software-as-a-service apps.

ocr-shot.sh

gist.github.com/pnc/b7fb38d70f157cd40595d9e52bebc055
a script that OCRs screenshots and makes them searchable from spotlight.

Why There Will Never Be Another RedHat: The Economics Of Open Source | TechCrunch

techcrunch.com/2014/02/13/please-dont-tell-me-you-want-to-be-the-next-red-hat/
Open source software powers the world’s technology. In the past decade, there has been an inexorable adoption of open source in most aspects of computing...