It’s week 322 here at BERG, and I have been left in charge of weeknotes.
322 has a sort of interesting Wikipedia page, under the “Technology” header it says:
Looking at the page for the number 322, we find that unlike last weeks notably boring entry, 322 is actually quite good. The sort of number you would be pleased to find seated at your table at a wedding. Of course 322 would be too modest to tell you all at once, but as the Wikipedia entry points out:
Keeping these facts in mind, what is the everyone up to this week?
Alex and Matt Jones are planning Uinita. This involves conference calls and Alex saying “yeahhhh, brilliant” a lot. Alex is also continuing with Barry work and mending his busted shoulder. As Alex shares bits of Barry design for us all to ponder, I look around Statham, which is papered in drawings and work taking shape, and think how brilliant it is that I get to work here.
Denise is continuing with Barry, steering the project and working through the tiny details of how everything happens with James.
Along with talking through the difficult stuff with Denise, James is also planning the next Barry sprint with Simon, and continuing to code on Barry. James also has
a new pair two new pairs of trousers, which I am very pleased to see.
This week Simon has his project managing fingers in many pies; Chaco, BBC Dimensions 1 and 2, Barry and continuing to roll along the SVK reprint.
Joe is on Suwappu phase 2, and working with Nick on making.
Jack is working on Suwappu and overseeing the continuing work on Barry.
Timo is writing proposals and working on Chaco sketching with Matt Jones.
Matthew Webb is touching many different projects, in the way he does. Guiding the direction of things at a very high level as well as getting down into the decisions about atoms that crop up. He is also doing ‘finances’ which I am unable to explain further, though I suspect it’s paperwork.
Kari is also on the finance admin, apparently the second week of the month is always finance admin heavy. She’s also doing the housework involved with the end of the financial year, which probably means more paperwork.
Nick is working on the technical side of Barry with James and I, as well as starting the technical tippy tappy on Suwappu 2, following Joe’s designs.
And that concludes my very first week notes. What say you, internet? week notes? or weak notes?