Top 10 posts of 2008

This blog started in January 2008, so the best posts of the year are also the best posts of all time!

Here’s a list of a couple of the most popular posts on this site in each of five categories.

Business and management

Medieval project management
Peter Drucker and abandoning projects


Getting to the bottom of things
Simple legacy

Software development

Experienced programmers and lines of code
Programmers aren’t reading programming books


Jenga mathematics
How to compute binomial coefficients


Wine, Beer, and Statistics
Why microarray study conclusions are so often wrong