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Modeling & development tweets in Spanish

Quick shout-out to all my Spanish-speaking twitter followers: you can now follow the “spanish-version” of my

Essential Software Engineering Quotes on Instagram

After opening shop in Pinterest, you can also follow us on Instagram. Given the characteristics of

Glossary of modeling terms

Contribute to our glossary of software modeling / model-driven terms . You can do it through the github repostory created to support this effort.

Modeling languages in Pinterest

Check our pinterest site and recommend other models / modeling languages and software development cartoons that you would like to see there

Metrics and charts to see the evolution of the WordPress codebase

5 people are responsible for more than 50% of all commits in WordPress. Read this & other metrics giving you a better picture of how the WP code has evolved

In 2008, I bought a book titled “PHP 6”. Six years later, PHP version is still 5.5

On the slow evolution of the PHP language (at the very least at the eyes of an "outsider" to the PHP community)

New WordPress theme for this Modeling website

Following my own advice (doesn’t happen very often), I’ve changed today the WordPress theme I was

JavaScript is taking over the Internet – the WordPress example

JavaScript is "invading" many PHP-based existing projects. As an example, we show the evolution of JavaScript code in WordPress

World Wide Modeling: The agility of the web applied to model repositories

A new initiative that distributes models in the form of model fragments linked together just as web pages can reference each other

What our visitors really look at – Modeling Languages heatmap

As many of you already know, after my disastrous first attempt (somebody still remembers my online

The Modeling portal is now running on WPEngine

As part of my personal quest to minimize the system administration tasks for this portal I’ve

Lyrical flowcharts

LucidChart (one of the most popular web-based modeling tools) is creating youtube videos showing popular songs

BuiltWith – Find out what a website is built with

Thanks to Robert, I discover BuiltWith a web page that gives you a technological profile of

Best example of multiple inheritance ever (thanks to Jean Bézivin)

I´m reproducing a picture that Jean posted in google plus to exemplify multiple inheritance. I don’t

A better understanding of Drupal module interactions thanks to UML

You already know that I dropped Drupal to move to WordPress but this doesn’t mean I’m

5 Great UML Online Tools

The demand for UML online modeling plus the need for web-based collaboration plus the amazing web

Migrating Drupal 6 to WordPress 3

Learn how to migrate from Drupal to WordPress. Free Java program to perform the migration (source code available!)

The modeling portal is back! (with some changes)

I’m happy to present you the completely renovated version of the modeling languages portal! I hope

Feature Matrix summarizing existing Language Workbenches

Pedro J. Molina has posted a very useful summary of the main features of all language workbenches (i.e. frameworks to facilitate the definition of textual and/or graphical domain-specific languages) presented at the Language Workbench Competition 2011 . Worth taking a look at!

My new stories OF a (failed) entrepreneur blog

After the announcement of my research rants blog, now it's the turn TO introduce my "stories of a (so far failed) entrepreneur blog" WHERE I talk about the business side OF this portal AND the code-generation services