Monday, December 23, 2013
This afternoon I had the great pleasure of doing an introduction to Windows Azure at the Tel Aviv-Jaffa Academic College. I wanted to thank the smart and insightful students who showed up – it was great having you at the talk! Presentation is available here and the code here.
Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Wow, what a lonely blog this has become… Alas, I don’t really have an excuse for why I haven’t been keeping it up-to-date. But I suppose that better late than never? :-) Well, on to the point of this post: as you can understand from the title, I will be speaking at DevReach 2013 in Sofia, Bulgaria. This time around the subject is how to write your own developer-testing framework (think <YourNameHere>Unit). I’d be happy to meet any of my readers who are there!
Monday, May 20, 2013
Yesterday I had the pleasure of speaking in front of a number of my colleagues in Sela about functional programming. My talk’s title was ‘The Essence of Functional Programming’ and it dealt with what I consider to be the primary differences between functional and other languages. Thanks to everyone who came – it was pleasure (broken air-conditioning not withstanding..)! Slide deck is available here.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
This week we’re running the Sela Developer Practice conference and this year it’s bigger and better than ever, with speakers coming from outside of Israel to deliver talks. I was fortunate enough to see the 10 Reasons Software Sucks talk by Caleb Jenkins and had a chance to grab a beer and some good food with him later for some one-on-one chat. Seriously people, if you get a chance – go watch this guy speak. He ROCKS! I gave two sessions at this SDP: 1. Model-Based Testing with Spec Explorer 2010 – I discussed what Model-Based...