Migrating My Blog to Hugo & Netlify

July 20, 2020

I moved my blog from wordpress.com to Netlify and started using Hugo to generate site content from my Markdown files. I love the workflow, and I now don’t pay for stuff I don’t use.

Philosophy for Software Developers

July 10, 2020

Bertrand Russell has been an inspiring influence on me since my university years. This post is inspired by his thoughts on why Philosophy is useful.

Scrum and Empiricism

June 26, 2020

Scrum demonstrates a scientific orientation towards project management. It’s foundations in empiricism make it a scientific enterprise.

It's Not Just the Bell Curve

May 6, 2020

During the life of a Scrum project, the scrum team develops a shared understanding of how much effort a story point actually represents. This shared sense of worth of a story point makes estimates more accurate over time.

Story Points - A Mathematical Perspective

March 28, 2020

Story points are a useful measure of effort required for a task, even though they are not accurate. During the life of a project, the overestimates will cancel out the underestimates over many sprints. The Bell Curve provides a mathematics-based intuition for that assertion.