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Category: tdd

Mocks aren't stubs: mockist & classic testing

With the famed "TDD is dead" debate around the Rails community largely coming to an end, I found myself referencing Martin Fowler's article, [Mocks Aren't Stubs]( a good deal, trying …

Running Mocha tests with ES6/AMD modules

In one of my personal projects ([Chordmeister](, I've been trying to upgrade the code to be written in [ES6 modules]( and transpile down to AMD modules with Square's [very excellent …

Speeding up Rspec/Cucumber feedback times without sacrificing coverage

[Rocket Fuelled Cucumbers]( View more [presentations]( from [Joseph Wilk]( One thing the Blurb devs have been discussing is how we can speed up our test feedback cycles without sacrificing coverage. …