TDD & Scientific Journals

27. April 2014 Uncategorized 0
I’m in the midst of writing one of my presentations for KCDC and I was thinking about TDD. I was also doing some reading about a case of a scientist falsifying data. ┬áThe falsified data was published in a journal and was heralded as one of the “top 3 discoveries in stem cell research.” ┬áThe ...

Why I like Short Methods

26. April 2014 Uncategorized 0
This week I was looking over a pull request at work and I noticed that there was a long-ish method in the code. This particular method was around 100 lines long. I know for some people that’s huge, for others, it’s tiny. As I read the method, I put a comment on the PR that ...

Stupid things I used to say

03. April 2014 Uncategorized 0
Back in the day (roughly 4 years ago) I was doing Windows development. That was all I had done for about a decade of my professional career. If you add in my coding back before I turned pro, it was all I had ever done for about 15-20 years. I knew, more or less, how ...