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Being a senior developer

28 November 2022

To recap: as I had already written, the move from Helpful Digital to dxw was not of my own volition, and I had lost the role I had.Last Friday, I was promoted to Old Programmer (Senior Developer). It’s also true that the role is a bit different: for example, I...


The Queen is dead, and I don't feel so good either

20 September 2022

Yesterday was Queen Elizabeth’s funeral. Since it was a national holiday, I watched it from the comfort of home, on the BBC.Today I went to the new office and felt a bit like a schoolgirl on the first day of school.The building is very nice and distinctive, the coffee quite...


Potpourri

11 July 2022

Also, because everyone has their own way of relaxing, there is a small moon icon at the top right of this blog: if you click on it, the light turns off (that is to say, I have implemented the dark mode). Clicking on it again turns the light back on. Enjoy. News...


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09 September 2021

Whenever there is a meeting, it takes an average of 20/30 minutes to regain proper attention to the code to be developed. It would be very nice if this were taken into consideration. If in the 15 minutes of morning stand-up with the customer, the question is always: this thing...


In case I don’t see you, good afternoon, good evening, and good night

29 May 2021

What were we saying about Facebook? Obviously, I changed my mind. I have deleted (almost) all the posts on my profile, leaving only the basic information. I’m still there, I stop by, see your posts, sometimes I put a like. I realized that I pass less and less often, and...


#40 - The Scent of Christmas

17 December 2013

There is a guy in this office who goes to sit at one of the tables in the café area mid-morning to eat an orange.Smelling the orange today made me think of my childhood, of the huge Christmas tree and the equally huge nativity scene, of afternoons spent chatting and...


#27 - Another personal best

04 December 2013

Yesterday, for just one day, I had the pleasure of working within a 10-minute walk from home.On Monday I was in one office, yesterday in another, today of course in yet another (the farthest and hardest to reach of the three, of course).Changing three offices in one week was also...