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Add TDD to your Toolbox (Agile Tour 2014 Philadelphia)

Add TDD to your Toolbox (Agile Tour 2014 Philadelphia)

Introduction to TDD, test-driven development. Not included is a live coding demonstration of TDD in practice. Look at the link on the last slide for videos of other people doing TDD.

Presented at the 2014 Agile Tour in Philadelphia, PA


Audrey Troutt

October 07, 2014

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