I’ve been selected for 2 sessions at DDD Scotland this year. There’s no presentation from me, but I’ll be chairing a panel, and appearing on another, so plenty of opportunities to answer questions. This is a new thing for ddd.scot, as well as the lightening talks stream to help you practice public speaking, or just … More Ddd.scot panel sessions and lightening talks
As a follow up to the DDD Scotland open discussion session on Professional Software Development, this hangout was held to discuss the changes and challenges 2 years on. I’ve included a few notes below that made up the main talking points, and added links where appropriate for those looking for more information. You can see … More February Developer’s Hangout : Are you a Professional?
As promised, here’s the slides and mindmaps for the sessions I was involved in at DunDDD 2011. The Mind Maps were generated using FreeMind. The Philosophy of Code This talk was an experiment on my part, given the knowledge I’ve picked up from reading books and articles from some of the smartest people in the … More Slides and Mind Maps for DunDDD
There were 2 great discussions on the alternative track at DDD Scotland this morning, so many thanks to everyone who came. Below, I’ve posted the two mindmaps we generated. They are in .mm format. I used FreeMind (open source) to generate them. Professional Development An open discussion about how developers can be professional inside the … More DDD Scotland 2011 Open Discussion Sessions
I had a great time at DDD Scotland, so many thanks again to the organisers and everyone who came. As promised, here are the slides for my talk : “HTML5 : The language of the cloud?” in HTML5 format. The talk was given in Firefox 3.6 with the MiniMap (geoDiscovery) and Tails Export (microformat) extensions. … More HTML5 : The language of the cloud
TDD? I Don’t Have Time Thanks to everyone for their feedback on my previous post. I’ve taken the next step and created a presentation that’s publicly available on Google Docs via the link shown below. I’ll be adding more ideas to it as I get them, and I may do a small coding demo if … More TDD? I Don’t Have Time – Google Docs
TDD? I don’t have time I’ve had one of my talks accepted for Developer Day Scotland: talking about Test Driven Design. I’ve got a basic idea for a talk, but in the spirit of Alt.Net and open source development, I thought I’d throw this important subject out to the crowd. I’ve got a few ideas … More Test Driven Design : Developer Day Scotland 2
Session Proposals Looks like my session on IronPython is up on the proposals. Still thinking about submitting a direct Alt.Net one, or I might have a look at explaining some of the stuff I’ve been doing at work recently, an XML serializer that used XSD files to inform the reflection, to create validating XML. Or … More Developer Day Scotland 2 : Session Proposals