Scaled Agile does not cure the lack of engineering maturity

Scaled Agile does not cure the lack of engineering maturity

Scaled Agile has the status of a religion in many tech shops I know. Like with religions – its followers express unquestioned faith, intolerance for other ideas (Waterfall is the devil, EVERYONE should be trained in SAFe), and its praises will drown its criticisms (its not a problem of the framework –  you are just […]

Do we need a better North Star for AI than the Turing Test ?

Do we need a better North Star for AI than the Turing Test ?

Almost 7 decades have passed since Alan Turing asked “Can Machines Think?” . It’s hard to define what thinking means – and it continues to be hard today as it was in 1950. So Turing took a pragmatic approach and redefined the problem as “Can a computer behave like a human being?”. It was absolutely […]

Why can’t I have a 360 degree view of my own data ?

Why can’t I have a 360 degree view of my own data ?

It’s tax season now and I owe a bunch of documents to my CPA to file my taxes . It’s a pain in the neck to compile all of them . I do all my banking with one single company – and have multiple accounts with them . I can get a view of how […]