Robert Martin spoke charismatically about test driven development in RailsConf in 2009. He promotes the idea of having automated tests (unit tests) and running them all the time to prevent your code from becoming an enormous, unholy mess. When you have tests, you are not afraid of making changes. (In fact, you are effectively improvingRead more »

At Fluxitek, I am involved not only in the design of the overall user experience, but also in implementation. The temptation to skip #usability work is sometimes great for our team, and I too have to keep convincing myself why usability work is absolutely crucial to product success. Trying to find a succint enough wayRead more »