Quick braindump on apps, services and components

                                Also posted to my new “blog-in-progress” here Someone asked me for a quick email on apps, services and components. Feedback and flames welcome. An app is a logical grouping of components and services to perform a business objective.  –        Logical because the components may not all be owned by or located within the organization…


What is Modern Architecture?

Note: I’m in the process of moving to an awesome new blogging platform by the insanely great Dave Winer. If you blog I highly encourage you to look into Fargo.  My new blog can be found at http://looselycoupledthinking.com. I’m hearing the term “modern architecture” used quite a bit but haven’t seen much clarification about what…


UX is not UI

Many people seem to confuse UX (User Experience) with UI (User Interface).  These are very different things and confusing the two are likely to result in unhappy users.  Many people who “design UX” seem to spend the bulk of their time focusing on the screen layout, controls and behavior of various elements on the screen….