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Roy Osherove

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 | 19 Jan 2020 11:09

Seeking Speakers about Branching Strategies, Feature Toggles, Pairing & Other XP/CD PracticesSubscribe to this feed

Roy Osherove writes "....The new CD/XP israel meetup that I’m running is seeking speakers for our meetups in the next few months about any of the following subjects:Branching StrategiesContinuous Delivery MetricsEngineering Practices & AutomationTesting & TDD..."
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ISerializable | 12 Nov 2019 07:39

An updated diagram of the TDD process from the upcoming 3rd Edition of Art of Unit TestingSubscribe to this feed

Roy Osherove writes "....As part of the work on Art of Unit Testing in JS, here’s a diagram I’ve created to explain Test Driven Development. Any feedback is welcome:..."
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ISerializable | 22 Aug 2019 14:23

Can you write for 5 minutes?Subscribe to this feed

Roy Osherove writes "....Here’s a nice little web app that forces you to write continuously for a specified amount of time, and if you stop, all text is deleted. It’s a fun exercise, especially if you want to practice writing “flow”. Here’s what 5 minutes on it got me (I’ll..."
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ISerializable | 26 Jul 2019 15:08

Art of Unit Testing, 3rd Edition, With Examples in JavaScript: Tech Reviewers WantedSubscribe to this feed

Roy Osherove writes "....TLDR: I need JS Savvy tech reviewers for the 3rd edition of the book. Apply here, get a free book with your name mentioned in it if your feedback is awesome.The RestDear Diary. It has been six years since the last edition of Art of Unit Testing...."
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ISerializable | 02 Jun 2019 08:20

Announcing Continuous Delivery Israel Meetup - First Meeting (June 24)Subscribe to this feed

Roy Osherove writes "....I’m pleased to announce that we will have the first ever meeting Continuous Delivery Israel meetup , in the AWS Floor28 offices in Tel Aviv, June 24th, 2019, at 6PM.The Group’s page is located at CDIsrael.com..."
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ISerializable | 16 Apr 2019 09:18

About Being Lonely as a ConsultantSubscribe to this feed

Roy Osherove writes "....Loneliness, as far as I’ve felt it in the past 20+ years where I’ve done perhaps 50% of them as a consultant, is very common. If you become a consultant, you should expect and anticipate it as a given for at least part of your day. Even if your main..."
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ISerializable | 14 Mar 2019 09:16

Looking to do training or consulting in London around week of May 13th 2019Subscribe to this feed

Roy Osherove writes "....If you're based in LONDON - I'm looking to do a 1-2 day workshop for interested customers about either DevOps Patterns, Elastic Leadership or TDD during the week of May 15th. Here’s the list of possible training or consulting topics.Feel free to..."
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ISerializable | 29 Sep 2017 13:00

Removing bloatware from a new windows machineSubscribe to this feed

Roy Osherove writes "....Reminder to self: here’s what you do through powershell: get-appxpackage messaging | remove-appxpackage get-appxpackage sway | remove-appxpackage get-appxpackage commsphone |..."
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ISerializable | 20 Apr 2017 06:08

New Vim Course Online - Vim Hates YouSubscribe to this feed

Roy Osherove writes "....I’ve added a new course to http://courses.osherove.com - This time it’s all about Vim, which I’ve been using for a few good years now.    You can check out my online Vim course at http://VimHatesYou.com  Or you can..."
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ISerializable | 29 Oct 2016 17:01

Enterprise DevOpsSubscribe to this feed

Roy Osherove writes "....As part of my work in the past few years I’ve been more and more deeply involved in large scale DevOps implemementations in very large companies. I’m now writing about my experiences in here: Main website: enterprisedevops.org Some of..."
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