Can We Retire the Design Document, Already?
In the interest of running a social experiment to amuse myself, I won’t do a Google search for the term design document. I could easily do this, but I won’t. Instead, I’m going to hazard a guess as to what the search would yield: a Wikipedia article and a bunch of really old web pages that use the passive voice a lot. I say this because design documents, like the singleton design pattern and systems such as Hungarian notation, were legitimately good-seeming ideas that just landed on the...SubMain News by Erik Dietrich