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August, 2004

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    I am searching for a new TDD example

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    I am looking for a new example to demonstrate Test Driven Development. In the TDD book that Alexei and I wrote we demonstrated TDD using a Stack. For a copy of the chapter see http://workspaces.gotdotnet.com/tdd . We felt that this was a good example...
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    New TDD Example: Bookmark Collection

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    Thanks again to all the people who responded with their excellent suggestions for a new TDD example. I have decided to choose the Bookmark Collection suggestion from Darrell Norton . Why did I choose this? First it has many of the qualities of the Stack...
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    Test Driven Development Tutorial at JAOO - Update

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    As I was finalizing the deck for the tutorial I realized that the exercises could be done in C#, Java, or VB.NET. Therefore, I asked the conference organizers if I could update the tutorial abstract and they agreed. Here is the updated abstract: Test...
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    Brian Marick on "Undoing Testing in Agile Projects" from the XP/Agile Conference

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    Brian Marick brings a unique perspective to agile development projects. I have found his website http://testing.com to be an invaluable resource and I also read his blog on a regular basis. Brian gave one of the keynote addresses at the XP/Agile Conference...
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    Test-Driven Development Presentations at JAOO 2004

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    I am giving two presentations on test-driven development as well as participating on a panel discussion. The first presentation is part of the Test-Driven Development track on Tuesday (21 September) from 11:00-12:00. Abstract: Test-Driven Development...
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    .NET Invades JAOO 2004

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    For a long time I have wanted to attend JAOO because I was told by many people who have attended in the past it was a great conference. I was thrilled a couple of months ago when I heard that not only was Test-Driven Development going to have it's own...
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    TDD Bookmark Collection - Delay

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    I know I said last week that I would have the task list and the first list of tests but I have just not had the time over the last week to do it justice. I expect to have it up for review by Tuesday, September 7. By the way, I cannot afford to delay it...
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    patterns & practices - Enterprise Library Announced

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    Well summer vacation is over and it's back to work. I have a number of things which I have been working on over the past few months. The biggest news is the public announcement of Enterprise Library for patterns & practices. I encourage you to read...
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    New TDD Example - Follow-up

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    Thanks everyone for posting their ideas. Over the next few days I will be sifting through the numerous replies and choose one to work through. I had an idea that since there has been a great deal of response on this topic that I would work through the...
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    Xp/Agile Universe Conference

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    I have been attending the XP/Agile Universe Conference in Calgary this week. I arrived on Sunday after spending a day hiking in Glacier National Park (but that's a topic for another post). So far, I attended Jim Highsmiths's - Agile Project Management...
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