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Your Code as a Crime Scene by Adam Tornhill

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Find the Social Problems of Scale

In the first parts of this book, we discussed large codebases and how we fail to get a holistic view of them. We just can’t keep it all in a single brain. We recognize when we suffer from quality problems or when the work takes longer than we’d expect it to, but we don’t know why.

The reasons go beyond technical difficulties and include an organizational component as well. On many projects, the organizational aspects alone determine success or failure. Let’s understand them better.

Know the Difference Between Open-Source and Proprietary Software

So far we’ve used real-world examples for all our analyses. The problems we’ve uncovered are all genuine. But when it comes to the people side, it gets harder to rely ...

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