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Woman presenting a downward-trending line graph (meant to evoke a burndown) to a room full of people.
Posted in: Engineering

I’ve been sitting in on a lot of standups, groomings, planning, and retros these days. One thing I’ve noticed across teams is that we’re always not quite sure what to do with burndown charts. What stories do they tell? How seriously should we take them? How should we feel when they don’t burn all the way down (as most teams won’t), or, worse, like airborne...

Read More about Using Your Burndown Charts for Better Sprint Retrospectives

Posted in: Learner News

Ruby on Rails is picking up speed in 2016. When Ruby on Rails, a web application framework written in the Ruby programming language, was first released as open source back in July 2004, it stumbled to rise in the rankings as one of the top programming languages. But in 2006, Apple announced that it would be shipping Ruby on Rails with their Mac OS X v10.5 “Leopard”...

Read More about Ruby On Rails: One of the Most In Demand Programming Languages of 2016

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