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Wees ‘Mr. Miyagi’ of vind er één!

Mr. Who? Mr. Miyagi is naast één van mijn jeugdhelden een fictieve karate master uit Okinawa, Japan, in de filmserie ‘The Karate Kid’. Hij was van meerdere personen de karatementor en maakte van hen een waardig kampioen. Dat wilde ik ook! Door Kelly Jille Zo begon mijn eigen karatereis met mijn eigen sensei (mentor). Later werd ik advocaat en kreeg …

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Foojay Podcast #8: JUG World Tour: Manchester

With this Foojay Podcast, we introduce a new topic: once per month, we will virtually travel to a Java User Group (JUG) to learn how they organize their events and learn from their experiences. For this first Foojay JUG Podcast, we are flying to Manchester in the UK! Guests Jonathan Bullock (@jonbullock, Ebbitt (@nickebbitt) Podcast host Frank Delporte (@frankdelporte, …

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Why I Don’t do TDD

I recently gave a talk about debugging for the London Java Community. During the Q&A part of the talk, someone asked me about my approach to Test Driven Development. In the past I looked at that practice in a more positive light. Writing lots of tests. How can that be bad? But as time moved on, I see it in …

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