Category «Development»

Sprint Planning Meeting Introductory Script

whoosh - some sprinting guy

The purpose of a sprint planning meeting is to produce a sprint backlog.  This sprint backlog is the forecasted work that will be completed during the sprint.  The way I’ve run sprint planning meetings has evolved over the last 4 months.  It was really rough at the start, but it’s getting better and I want to share …

Interviews – what are you looking for

so what is it you do here

Since making the transition from developer to management, I’ve given a lot of interviews.  Both at my last job, Mitel, and my current one, NorthStar Utilities.  This has made me think a lot about the qualities I look for in a new hire, and how much it has to do with the role I’m trying to fill.  I tend …

Daggerfall: Aldingwall Explore

aldingwall armor shop

A little while back I read about the Daggerfall Tools for Unity project.  This made me really happy because I’ve been playing with unity for a few months now and really like how now I have access to all of Daggerfall’s assets to make some more fun games.  I’ve created a quick demo to allow you …

Bouncing Balls for Babies – Windows

bb4b screenshot 2

I have ported Bouncing Balls for Babies to the Windows 8 store. You can download see it by clicking the Windows Store button below the screenshot. It has actually been on the windows app store for about a month, but I ran into some difficulties because it was listed in Russia, South Korea, and a …

Bouncing Balls for Babies available for Web

bb4b screenshot 2

Bouncing Balls for Babies is now available to play through this website! Click here to go play it. You’ll need to install the Unity web player (which is a small, quick deployment). My next goal will be to get this on either the Amazon store or the Windows store.  Let me know if you’d prefer …