Category Archives: Software

My NSF CAREER proposal

For those who are interested, here is my NSF CAREER proposal that I submitted on July 21, 2013 to the Human-Centered Computing (HCC) program in the Directorate for Computers & Information Science & Engineering (CISE). Briefly, my proposal is to advance our … Continue reading

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How Google Tests Software

Last week I attended a fantastic and fascinating QASIG talk by James Whittaker of Google. The talk was about how test engineering is done at Google, but it really wasn’t about testing at all. It was about quality. As James … Continue reading

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More on whiteboards in class

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about how whiteboards rock in the class I’m teaching on Analysis and Design. Things have progressed since then. The first step started from a conversation in the “vista” portion of our hallway where … Continue reading

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