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Agile 2009 – Experience Report from Yahoo 1

Agile 2009 – Experience Report from Yahoo

I attended the Agile @ Yahoo: Experiences from the Trenches presentation this morning, and so far it has actually been one of my most enlightening and enjoyable experiences so far. The Yahoo experiences was...

On my way to Agile 2009 0

On my way to Agile 2009

I am currently at the airport in Fort Lauderdale waiting to head to Chicago for the Agile 2009 conference in which Mike Longin and I will be giving a presentation on Applying Modern Software...

I’ll be Speaking at Agile 2009 with Mike Longin 0

I’ll be Speaking at Agile 2009 with Mike Longin

We will be speaking this year about applying modern software development practices to UI automation. If your going to the conference be sure to check us out! http://agile2009.agilealliance.org/node/91

Stand-ups 4

Stand-ups

As we work toward in enhancing our agile practices, we(the team) took it upon ourselves to enhance the way we handle our stand ups. However this practice may not work for all teams, but...

South Florida Code Camp 0

South Florida Code Camp

At South Florida Code Camp right now presenting with Mike Longin on SWAT at 9:50, and Applying Modern Software Development Practices to UI Automation at 11:10. When all is done, I will give an...

Contribute CS4 0

Contribute CS4

Testing out the new shared content system of Contribute CS4, for being CS4 seems a bit bared bones, but I can see the appeal for ease of user and content updating on simple blogs...

Team Dynamics, Don’t be afraid of Change 2

Team Dynamics, Don’t be afraid of Change

In the Agile world, adaptation and constant change may be something your use to, but experiencing those changes in the team itself may not. Most people fear change, and not in the sense that...

Retrospective, Scrum Gold Mine or Fool’s Gold? 2

Retrospective, Scrum Gold Mine or Fool’s Gold?

“Retrospective meetings are the heart of agile methodologies. Scrum teams follow this religiously at the end of each iteration. ” – Agile World A Quick History on the Sprint Retrospective “Retrospectives initially were not...

An Introduction to SWAT 2.0 4

An Introduction to SWAT 2.0

 SWAT or Simple Web Automation Toolkit is an open source web automation testing tool developed by software engineers and testers who work at Ultimate Software. Currently SWAT is used in-conjunction with Fitnesse Framework however...

Great Co-Worker Software related Blogs 0

Great Co-Worker Software related Blogs

Check out fellow Scrum Master and Developer’s blog and a lead contributor to open source project SWAT http://devxero.wordpress.com Also check out Software Architect and Founder of DVDFriend.us technical blog http://hamletcode.blogspot.com