How a sad robot on the streets of Oakland led me to the Stupid Fun Club

This article was originally published in Software Development (Dr. Dobb's Journal). 2015 UPDATE: A phone call today to the Stupid Fun Club revealed that the robots had been mothballed since 2009 or so, according to Becky Winter, whose husband Mike Winter participated in the interview below. A related article from Don Hopkins, who programmed the robots, explains …

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My Interview with DevOps Borat

In the past year, I've written a lot about how the DevOps (development-operations) movement assists companies like Twitter, Salesforce and others in continuously delivering software to their customers. I've also seen how version management companies such as Perforce (for whom I've written a few white papers) are cashing in on the continuous delivery trend to …