Last week I wrote about building a pan and tilt webcam, and at the end of that I mentioned that the next thing was to come up with some kind of software control on the PC to allow it to be easily moved around.
Recently in my team we have introduced the use of SpecFlow to held create business driven tests. Specifically we've been refining the way we work with acceptance criteria for some time, and have been pushing towards the Given, When, Then format.
So upfront I will admit that I am not one of life's readers-of-instructions. I tend to skim through manuals and instructional pages and just get a sense of what I need to know then dive in and start pressing buttons.
It's been a long while since I was doing any personal coding projects and even longer since the last time I gave much thought to the development environment and tools that I would use. However, that time is upon me again...
The team I work on is split over 3 time zones, with an Office in London, Bermuda and Vancouver. Giving us an 8 hour time different to work around.So I was interested by the distributed teams track at QCon and I attended a couple of sessions to pick up some ideas about being effective with distributed teams.