Extract class - ReSharper Ninja tricks

Whats new in ReSharper 7

This is part of a series of ReSharper Ninja ticks and workflows which I’ve picked up over the years. This particular one is brand new in ReSharper 7. Extract class Category: Refactoring This is a new feature in ReSharper 7 and one that I and many with me has been missing for a long time. Previously ... [More]

ReSharper Ninja tricks - Generate code from usage

Create class from usage

Following test-driven development I often define my unwritten classes by first using it in a unit test. I then use Create class and Create method or property to generate the code from usage. As the class gets created in the same file as the unit test I use Move to folder to put the class in the production code assembly. Namespaces and using statements are fixed automatically. [More]

TDD Kata 2 - Interaction based testing

tdd-kata-2

TDD Katas has become very popular in a small segment of the development community and we call our se TDD Katas has become very popular in a small segment of the development community and we call our selves software craftsmen. We are passionate about software development as a craft and engage in diff... [More]

Prime Factors Kata in C#

The Prime Factors Kata, initially sparked by the infamous Uncle Bob Martin, is about finding an arbitrary number’s prime factors. This is my attempt to show what you can do with the C# language in terms of dynamism and when you know the frameworks really well. Are you new to the concept of code kata... [More]

Code Kata Cast

You learn how to implement a solution to a specific problem and you practice over and over again to better yourself as a programmer. Have you ever come across the concept of a Code Kata? For me it really took off after reading blog posts (1, 2, 3) by Unce Bob Martin and Pragmatic Programmer Dave Tho... [More]
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