What Spaghetti and Marshmallows Can Teach Us About Teamwork and Development

April 23rd, 2010 by Daniel DiRico

One of the great things about the continued growth of the internet and the social connections it creates, is the often overlooked fact that all of this technology actually is making us smarter as a society. Yes, this occurred to me today as I was watching this TED video about marshmallows and teamwork.
Since the introduction [...]

How To Speed Up Your Microsoft Web Development Projects and Maintain Sanity

December 9th, 2009 by Daniel DiRico

Today I spent most of the day over at the Microsoft campus here in Cambridge, MA attending a joint presentation from NaviSite and a few members of the Microsoft WebSiteSpark team. About 75 people registered for the event, but the brutally cold, wind-driven rain that rolled into the Boston area today reduced that attendance down [...]