Author Archive for Ryan Woodings

2017 – Back in the Game!

Hi! It’s been awhile since I’ve written a blog post; it’s been too long actually. The first half of 2016 MetaGeek suffered internal growing pains typical of startups as they mature. I stepped out of the role of Product Owner…

Stopping the IoT Botnets

As the Internet of Things (IoT) has gained popularity and momentum with WiFi Crockpots and “smart” toothbrushes, it was only a matter of time until IoT devices were hacked… and that time has come. The recent DDoS attacks haven’t relied…

Scrum, It’s Not Just for Software Anymore

“I will never not do Scrum again” ~Jay Bowen, MetaGeek’s Fearless Marketing Leader MetaGeek believes in Scrum. Completely. Our software teams have been “agile” since 2010, and after reading Jeff Sutherland’s Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in…

The Ultimate Pairing Desk

We believe that two heads are better than one. Pairing together to work on a project is better than having a meeting with half a dozen people to discuss how a project could be implemented. At MetaGeek, we’ve taken the…