• Testing & ALM

    KickStart Your .NET Mocking

    Getting started with mocking can be hard. In this article, I describe the path that I took on my way to becoming a frequent mocker.
    February 04, 2013
  • .NET

    Top 5 TDD Mistakes

    Our guest blogger, the Contented Coder, Bradley Braithwaite shares the 5 most common TDD mistakes that he has encountered over the years.
    January 24, 2013
  • .NET

    Developer Resolutions for 2013

    My friend and coworker Chris Eargle wrote a great post on some resolutions for the New Year.  It made me think about how lucky we were to avoid this particular apocalypse (along with all of the others that I've lived through in my 45 years), so I’ve come up with a few developer centric resolutions of my own.
    January 07, 2013
  • .NET

    Are You a Developer Who Survived the Apocalypse

    Make Some Resolutions! Surviving three apocalypses in two years was so exhausting that I managed to miss three others. We supposedly have five more years before the next, but I fully expect a hipster apocalypse or zombie uprising before then. It may even be the same event if a nefarious person discovers NSA back doors in Apple products. 
    January 03, 2013
  • .NET

    Mocking Property Getters and Setters

    In typical unit testing scenarios, mocking property getters and setters isn't high on the list of areas of concern. Where it usually comes into play is when an entity’s properties’ values (or the act of setting them) are part of the scaffolding, or behavior for the system under test.
    December 27, 2012