Commentary: If 2016 taught us anything, it’s that shipping in beta is not okay.
Here’s a New Year’s resolution for tech companies: Stop ruining things by releasing them early.
Yes, I know it’s tempting to test the waters and beat competition to the punch, but what if things go bad?
What if your drone falls out of the sky? What if your smartphone explodes? What if someone dies using your app? What if your is actually a huge global sensation, but software bugs and missing features keep it from being more than a fad?