Django Performance Improvements. Part 1: Database Optimizations | by Esther Vaati | Jun, 2022

Part 1: Database Optimizations Photo by Ivan Diaz on Unsplash The main goal of optimization in Django projects is to make it fast to perform database queries by ensuring that your projects run by making the best use of system resources. A properly optimized database will reduce the response time hence a better user experience. … Read more

Iterative improvements focusing on exercises and sleep

Compared to all the other software updates announced at this year’s WWDC (Worldwide Developer Conference) including and especially the game-changing iPadOS 16, the new software for the Apple Watch — watchOS 9 — is a mostly iterative update with subtle improvements. But with so many people wearing the Apple Watch (reportedly over 100 million) and … Read more

The Myth of Small Incremental Improvements | by Everett Griffiths | Apr, 2022

Incremental changes do not provide emergency exits for a failing system. It’s to recognize when a tool is not useful Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash You want an intro that goes straight for the jugular? Here’s one: Agile methodology’s veneration of small incremental improvements is bullshit. I am not here to worship waterfalls or … Read more