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    What’s Wrong With Using Design Templates?

    by Susanne Loxton Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 16, 2016

    By choosing a web design template, businesses save on time and the cost of developing their website. Templates are often hard to customize and generate a range of other issues that affect the website's performance an negatively impact the brand. Contrary to custom design, templates can only serve as a starting point for creating a web presence.

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    Fred Brooks on The Design of Design: Interview and Excerpt

    by Dave West Follow 3 Followers on  Jun 30, 2010 10

    A review of Frederick P. Brooks' latest book, The Design of Design. Few individuals have had as much influence on the 'practice' of software development and this book of loosely coupled essays on the essence of design, design process, and the development and nurturing of great designers extends and enhances previous contributions to the field. The review is enhanced with an interview and excerpt.

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    How to GET a Cup of Coffee

    by Ian Robinson Follow 0 Followers , Jim Webber Follow 0 Followers , Savas Parastatidis Follow 0 Followers on  Oct 02, 2008 16

    In this article, Jim Webber, Savas Parastatidis and Ian Robinson show how to drive an application's flow through the use of hypermedia in a RESTful application, using the well-known example from Gregor Hohpe's "Starbucks does not use Two-Phase-Commit" to illustrate how the Web's concepts can be used for integration purposes.

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