Controllers are powerful and complicated objects that easily accumulate responsibilities. Even when following the classic Rails convention of "Skinny Controllers, Fat Models," controllers still have...more.
## What came first, the chicken or the road? I read, with interest, Justin Searls' [Post #13](http://blog.testdouble.com/posts/2014-01-25-the-failures-of-intro-to-tdd.html). First I am going to express my deep...more.
Recently Kevin Liddle, a colleague of of mine at [8th Light](http://8thlight.com), wrote a blog entitled: [The Case Against Cucumber](http://blog.8thlight.com/kevin-liddle/2013/09/18/a-case-against-cucumber.html). This blog fits in with a...more.
Last week I wrote a blog entitled [The Startup Trap](http://blog.8thlight.com/uncle-bob/2013/03/05/TheStartUpTrap.html) in which I lamented the unfortunate tendency of developers in a startup to cast their...more.
So my last blog: [The Startup Trap](http://blog.8thlight.com/uncle-bob/2013/03/05/TheStartUpTrap.html) raised quite a ruckus. Amidst the various shouts of agreement and support, there was also a group who...more.
This blog is Part 2 of a series of blogs about migrating to Surrogate. Part 1 can be found [here](/eric-meyer/2013/01/13/migrating_from_rspec_dynamic_mocks_to_surrogate_part1.html). If you are unfamiliar with...more.
A few days ago I found "this":http://blogs.agilefaqs.com/2011/11/01/unit-testing-dilemma-should-i-invest-or-not blog, which makes the case that software developers who use TDD, should be pragmatic about the costs and...more.
Rich Hickey gave a great "talk":http://www.infoq.com/presentations/Simple-Made-Easy at "Strange Loop":https://thestrangeloop.com entitled _Simple Made Easy_. I strongly recommend you spend an hour and listen to this talk....more.