Term of the Week: "Beta"

by Bradley L. Jones

In this ongoing look at different terms in the development industry, I pick an easy one -- or is it?

In this edition of my column on terms, I've chosen what may first seem like an obvious term to anyone who has programmed. I would argue, however, that in the last few years, the meaning of this term has changed.

In the old days -- about five years a

This article was originally published on Thursday Dec 6th 2001
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