Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Masterclass on TDD

UPDATE: Seems like the original text did not pass the unit test. Paragraph at the end added.

Roy Osherove is giving an hands-on TDD Masterclass in the UK, September 21-25. Roy is author of "The Art of Unit Testing" (, a leading tdd & unit testing book; he maintains a blog at (which amoung other things has critiqued tests written by Microsoft for MVC - check out the testreviews category) and has recently been on the Scott Hanselman podcast ( where he educated Scott on best practices in Unit Testing techniques. For a further insight into Roy's style, be sure to also check out Roy's talk at the recent Norwegian Developer's Conference (

Full Details here:

bbits are holding a raffle for a free ticket for the event. To be eligible to win the ticket (worth £2395!) you MUST paste this text, including all links, into your blog and email with the url to the blog entry. The draw will be made on September 1st and the winner informed by email and on

Saturday, January 24, 2009

Mac is Back

I may not be Mr. Newman, but I have just re-entered the financial sector and man have I missed it. As I said in my farewell post, then this has never been a very active blog, but I hope this will change.
As always I plan on writing about the wonderful world of high-frequency trading, multi-threaded programming and what ever other subject that springs to mind.
Happy New Year to all.