Roy Osherove's blog provides a variety of development topics with a focus on Agile development, unit testing, hardcore .NET topics (Winforms, threading, reflection, regular expressions) and more. The blog has been online for over 5 years and gets an average 47,000 unique views per month.
Roy's also shares insights from his book on unit testing: "The Art Of Unit Testing". More info at : http://the.artofunittesting.com/
ISerializable | 23 Nov 2013 12:38
Roy Osherove writes "....Is the framework strict or non strict by default? Hopefully non strict.
Is everything called a mock? Hopefully not. a fake? mock/stub differentiation?
Does it have recursive fakes? Hopefully.
How good are the error messages?
What is the test style?..."
Read more » Fifteen things I look for in an Isolation framework
ISerializable | 20 Oct 2013 12:26
Roy Osherove writes "....TLDR;
If you think I would be useful to your company in the US or in Europe as an Architect, Team Leader, Senior Developer, CTO, Trainer or any other role where I can make a real difference - maybe we can work together, starting around summer..."
Read more » Looking for a new adventure and challenging work in 2014
ISerializable | 18 Oct 2013 13:34
Roy Osherove writes "....That is what I earned on my book for software team leaders before it was even finished.
This august I finished writing and publishing my first self-published book. Last month I got done adding a print and an audio edition of that book.
So far, two..."
Read more » $11,000
ISerializable | 16 Oct 2013 10:23
Roy Osherove writes "....A few weeks ago I spent a few days in Germany and got the opportunity to speak at the siemens healthcare testing conference. I talked about why we usually fail to introduce new paractices into an organization and explained influence forces and how..."
Read more » Video: Unit Testing and TDD – Why You Should Care and How to Make It Happen
ISerializable | 14 Oct 2013 17:54
Roy Osherove writes "....Last week I presented a keynote and a talk at the London Software Architect conference. Here is the video I recorded from my laptop during my talk about refactoring. I hope you find it useful...."
Read more » Video - Refactoring and Design Skills for Test Driven Development
ISerializable | 03 Oct 2013 12:31
Roy Osherove writes "....I am currently in Norway, Oslo area, and involved in a very interesting project. Both architecturally and in terms of teams and cross communication of a big product. We are looking for good .NET developers to join, who I can then pair with and coach..."
Read more » Looking for promising .NET developers for my current project
ISerializable | 15 Sep 2013 11:34
Roy Osherove writes "....If you are just coming into the Ruby community, you might think “man; everyone here does unit testing and TDD already”. But the truth is, that is very far from reality. Most people in Ruby seem to talk the talk, but very few that..."
Read more » New Online Course: TDD and BDD in Ruby
ISerializable | 19 Aug 2013 14:32
Roy Osherove writes "....If you are a software team leader, architect, scrum master or project leader, you might be interested in the book Notes to a Software Team Leader which I have just finished.
The book contains important techniques and notes from some of the most..."
Read more » Book & Audio Book: Notes to a Software Team Leader
ISerializable | 20 Jun 2013 11:52
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ISerializable | 10 Jun 2013 12:50
Roy Osherove writes "....I was running into this problem. We were using phantomjs to run speed tests and weight tests for our web pages, and it all worked well on my machine. Then it worked VERY slowly (five times slower!) on the build agent. The fix was simple, once I..."
Read more » Fix: PhantomJs, YSlow and Loadspeed load pages very slowly on windows machines