On the 14th of December 2013 – the Global Day of Coderetreat was held at Zilverline. I have experience with coderetreats and also organised one at the 7th of january in 2012, and the GDCR12. This time I both hosted and facilitated this event. This means that besides practical stuff I also did the talking which I will explain further in […]
Today I have facilitated the Global Day Coderetreat 2013 in Amsterdam. (this event) and it was awesome. I would like to thank everyone for this experience! Greetings from Amsterdam at Zilverline!
I hate it. You change something and you can’t tell if your change broke something in the system. If you’re lucky, you did not break anything. Or nobody noticed it. Next to that, on the same scale of luck, the potential bugs are found in the manual testing phase. But often there is no time […]
Recently I promoted to do TDD, instead of “Tests First” development. Some people asked me what the difference is between them. In both cases we write tests first right? So what is the difference? I believe the difference is this: Test First decribes your solution. TDD describes the problem The difference could probably be explained […]
Ever heard of the ten commendments of egoless programming? I came accross them a while ago. I just thought of putting them here for history sake, these ten are actually quite good and should be cached on every search engine’s server as many times as possible. I really like nr 6 a lot. How about […]