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No SRP? No TDD!

I’ve been thinking about what makes TDD fail, and there are obviously few reasons that were discussed to death (Get it? Dead? TDD? Ok, let’s move on). There’s a pattern I see ...
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What If I do This?

When I started my career as a developer, there were testers on my team. That was a new concept for me, since before that I didn’t need any testing, because I didn’t have any bugs. I ...
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Test Driven Discipline

As the ”Is TDD Dead or Alive” continues, it is interesting to see the different kind of discussions. Here’s an example: The new default answer to TDD critics: How Would You Know? — ...
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TDD Is Dead? Let’s Kill The Messenger Instead!

David H. Hansson (@DHH) sparked the “TDD being dead”  latest twitter storm. DHH is no stranger to controversy, and he certainly picked the right title for it. Of course, the responses ...
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What Is A Unit Test?

What make unit tests different than other tests? They are full of FAIL. Going to the Wikipedia  definition, you’ll get a vague and unhelpful description, and to summarize: It tests ...
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Good Vs Evil

Posts about agile dying or becoming irrelevant come and go. God knows I’ve contributed to that movement. The latest wave started with Agile Manifesto signatory Dave Thomas, with “Agile ...
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The Test Waste Ratio

Remember the days when bugs were just part of life? I mean a big part. If you recall those dark ages, we’ve spent most of our time fixing bugs and introducing others. In our spare ...
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Product Roadmaps Are Anti-Agile

I was listening recently to the “Global Product Management Talk” live podcast (which I recommend, by the way). The speaker talked about creating roadmaps for product lines. It’s ...
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Fail SAFe

Last week I went to a presentation about Scaled Agile Framework – SAFe. I’ve read a bit about it before, but this was a more broad introduction to the topic. It’s going to ...
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4 Signs That Agile is Declining-The Sequel

It’s been more than two years since I’ve wrote “4 signs that agile is declining”. I gave a talk at Agile Eastern Europe (which hopefully will be up soon) that revisited this ...
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