Balsamiq “Mockups” demo video Adobe AIR based licensed$$ desktop version – very full featured Web based demo – works well for quick thoughts Pencil free Cross platform desktop app Sketchy stencil for the “low fidelity” look Gliffy free basic web functionality $$ubscription model for featured version SketchFlow is apparently coming back to VS2012 – Microsoft seems to be in a bit of a tizzy buttoning down all the loose ends in the latest transition to all things immersive.
It’s not on their main downloads page anymore. Here’s their registration page with immediate PDF download after: http://softhouseeducation.com/material/scrum-five-minutes Updated download, now via free cart checkout
I’m just getting my feet wet with a silly little project… i wanted to create a high res icon for Windows Enabler in my ObjectDock… turned out decent:
(Emphasis on For Developers) BLUF: the simple idea here is that it’s quite easy to project your aggregated Remaining Duration estimates into a quickie calendar date. capture a list of rational tasks – do an initial break down by individual screen if you don’t have something else in mind… a little sub-task depth is good but don’t go too deep at first… in typical software architecture, program functions and/or database objects are good candidates.
Like what Jay Grieves has to say 3 Words That Guarantee Success Getting Things Done vs. Making Things Happen The Dead Simple Guide To Making Things Happen First-Rate Companies Have First-Rate Systems
http://code.google.com/apis/wave/ For all you folks working on any kind of collaboration solution, this seems like THE thing to have on your radar… It’s not just a standalone product but an API to be woven into our own mashups. Here’s the gen-x attention span version… very handy to start getting a quick feel.Watch the long video directly on YouTube so you can maximize it.Seems like this was announced this May (at the Google “I/O” ’09 conference).