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Jekyll and GitHub Pages on Windows

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I use the combination of Jekyll and GitHub Pages for my blog and to make the publishing process smoother I wanted to have the same local testing experience o...

Analytics in Visual Studio Team Services

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Getting actionable metrics out of Visual Studio Team Services can be painful. I’ve published a couple of hacks to make it slightly easier to track lead time ...

Faster Azure Deployments

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Fixing a failing release definition in Visual Studio Team Services can be a chore. To make things a little easier you might be inclined to leave debug output...

Forecasting

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This post by Neil Killick has a good summary of the dysfunctional behaviors that seem to be permanently wedded to estimation in software development. It’s a ...