Author: Dave Cassel  |  Category: Career

My posts have been sparse over the last several months. That’s because I’ve been working on a MarkLogic book. For reasons I’m not going to get into here, I no longer plan to finish that book. The good news is that what I had written so far should give me a good number of blog […]

Douglas Crockford on coding standards

Author: Dave Cassel  |  Category: Software Development

The team I’m working recently put together a set of coding standards for our XQuery work. This team was generally happy to do so and we came to agreement on a set of standards pretty quickly. The exercise brought to mind a time at a previous company where two of us started discussing aloud whether […]