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    A Conversation with James Shore on Agile Fluency and Let's Code Javascript

    by Shane Hastie Follow 11 Followers on  Sep 12, 2015

    At the recent Agile Australia Conference James Shore gave a keynote talk and a workshop on Agile fluency. He spoke to InfoQ about his work on agile fluency, teaching and building tools for test driven development in javascript.

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    Q&A on Test Driven Development and Code Smells with James Grenning

    by Ben Linders Follow 9 Followers on  Jun 19, 2015

    InfoQ interviewed James Grenning about why people are not doing technical practices sufficiently or well enough, why he thinks that TDD can be fun, the importance of unit tests, why programmers need to have a good nose for code smells and how they can become better in discovering "bad code”.

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    Why We Fail to Change: Understanding Practices, Principles, and Values Is a Solution

    by Pawel Brodzinski Follow 0 Followers on  Jun 01, 2015 1

    There’s no reward for being a Scrum or kanban shop if we are not delivering value to customers. We see virtually no impact of agile or lean on the bottom line of success rates of improvement initiatives, because organizations often look for recipes. We need to change our mindset, and focus on the principles that people follow and values they share and the bigger whole: organizational culture.

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Interview and Book Review: BDD In Action

Posted by Craig Smith Follow 3 Followers on  May 10, 2015

"BDD In Action" is a book that aims to cover the full spectrum of BDD practices from requirements through to the development of production code backed by executable specifications and automated tests. 4

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Refactoring Coderetreats: In Search of Simple Design

Posted by David Parsons Follow 0 Followers on  Mar 20, 2015

Developers across the globe attend coderetreats to learn from each other and refine their software design skills, but how do they work? What do people say about them? How can we make them even better? 3

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Yes, Hardware Can Be Agile!

Posted by Nancy Van Schooenderwoert Follow 0 Followers on  Mar 18, 2015

A mix of existing robust hardware development ideas, plus a few newly taken from Agile software are being used now by real teams, even to get around or through the challenge of doing fast iterations.

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James Grenning on Technical Excellence

Posted by Shane Hastie Follow 11 Followers on  Feb 27, 2015

At then recent Agile Singapore conference James Grenning presented two technically focused talks - one on the importance of technical excellence and the other teaching test driven development. 3

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Q&A about the book Common System and Software Testing Pitfalls

Posted by Ben Linders Follow 9 Followers on  Oct 28, 2014

Common System and Software Testing Pitfalls provides 92 pitfalls that make testing less efficient and effective. It aims to help you to avoid falling into pitfalls or dealing with the consequences.

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The Life and Times of TDD

Posted by Scott Ambler Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 04, 2014

Scott Ambler discusses a recent mini-survey designed to find out how TDD is being used in practice. He examines the state of practice and what techniques and tools are being used with TDD.

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Agile Architecture Applied

Posted by Wim Heemskerk Follow 0 Followers , Minze Tolsma Follow 0 Followers on  Jun 23, 2014

When and how to apply architecture depends on the context. This article shows how you can give proper attention to architecture in an agile setting. Adaptability and conversation are the essentials. 4

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Taking Back Agile

Posted by Ben Linders Follow 9 Followers on  May 29, 2014

An interview with Tim Ottinger and Ruud Wijnands about the way that organizations adopt agile, services provided by the industry, and the importance of technical practices and craftsmanship in agile.

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*-Driven* do not change anything

Posted by Michał Bartyzel Follow 0 Followers on  May 02, 2014

Michał Bartyzel challenges the need to master a *Driven* approach to be Software Professional. These might be: DDD, TDD, BDD, MDD or other frameworks which can be responsible for cognitive biases. 7

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