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Review of ‘Software Testing using Visual Studio 2012’ from Packt Publishing
Wed, Aug 28 2013 4:01
I have just been reading Software Testing using Visual Studio 2012 by Subashni. S and Satheesh Kumar. N from Packt Publishing This book does what it says on the cover, it is a general introduction to the testing tools within the Visual Studio 2012 family. My comment is not about how well it is done, it is a clear enough introduction, but why produce a book that... Read More...
Experiences with a Kindle Paperwhite
Sat, Jul 20 2013 5:18
I wrote a post a while ago about ‘ should I bug a Kindle ’, well I put if off for over a year using the Kindle app on my WP7 phone, reading best part of 50 books and been happy enough without buying an actual Kindle. The key issue being poor battery life, but that’s phones for you. However, I have eventually got around to getting a Kindle device. They key was... Read More...
New book from Gojko Adzic ‘Impact Mapping’
Wed, Nov 21 2012 11:24
A common problem with getting software developed is the needing to get everyone aiming for the same goal. This too often gets lost in the development process; the real goal of the business is not communicated to the development team.  It maybe that the goal professed by the business is not the one they even really want, but their current viewpoint obscures... Read More...
Nice introduction to the new features of VS2012
Tue, Oct 30 2012 15:01
If you are looking for a nice introduction to the new features of Visual Studio 2012, I can heartily recommend Richard Banks ' Visual Studio 2012 Cookbook' . This book covers a wide range of subjects including the IDE, .NET 4.5 features, Windows 8 development, Web development, C++, debugging, async and TFS 2012. This is all done in a easy to read format... Read More...