The last few days before shipping a product should be extremely quiet, as the rate of incoming bugs approaches zero. That’s where we are now. I’ve been putting the final touches on a new version of Fog Creek’s website (you can see a sneak preview here) and taking the word “Beta” out of the code wherever it appears. We’re likely to go live this week — exactly according to the schedule we set for ourselves six months ago.

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