What is “exergaming”? According to Exergaming Australia, it’s a whole new way to combine fitness with technology:
“Exergaming is more than a combination of just “exercise” and “games,” since such a definition would include football. Instead, it is an activity that combines exercise with electronic game playing.
There’s an interesting link being passed around today titled “Manifesto for Minimalist Software Engineers”. It’s a list of nine basic principles to keep in mind when developing good software and it’s definitely worth a read whether or not you’re in the developing industry. Ranging from “fight for Pareto” to “think different”, these simple, thoughtful guidelines are a higher level look at the nuts and bolts of everyday coding. We’re going to look at just a few of these helpful thoughts here.
The 80/20 law
Is this really the final blog? It’s chip reporting in once again, and I can’t believe how quickly these eight weeks have gone by. It’s amazing to see how much the Ultimate Coders have been able to accomplish in such a short time. And that is truly an appropriate name: “Ultimate Coders”. I’m shocked, humbled, and inspired by the work these teams have been able to accomplish. We’re certainly proud of what our team has put together, and I hope you all are too.