Javier Cervantes

Ser humano


Resistance is your enemy

Inspired by the book: “The war of Art”


If you are like me, there is a difference between the image of yourself in your greatest moments of…


TDD is born

Today is a good day to start


Reading Gary Bernhardt’s post TDD, Straw Men, and Rhetoric you can find this very insightful paragraph:

TDD is useful and test isolation is useful, but they both involve making trade-offs. Unfortunately, doing them 100% of the time seems to be the best way to learn what those

Do or not to do

How to get things done


No matter if you use post-its, complicated lists or simple reminders. Everyday you accomplish things.


Una flor

Dentro de cada roca se esconde una flor.


¿Alguna vez has mirado el cielo que se abre dentro de ti?

Publications edited by Javier Cervantes

As aspiring Software Craftsmen we are raising the bar of professional software development by practicing it and helping others learn the craft.

Doing only way to achieve your goals

Comunidad de Ruby en Guadalajara, México ( http://rubygdl.org/ )


Building a game to learn

We can all be part of an amazing future


Introduction

It all started when Ron Evans gave a talk about teaching kids to


Resistance is your enemy

Inspired by the book: “The war of Art”


If you are like me, there is a difference between the image of yourself in your greatest moments of…


How I manage my focus

For making things happen in my life


For the last 10 years I’ve been searching for a way to organize better, along with my brother I’m almost…


Understand before doing

How to resolve problems with software


As software developers we like to solve problems so much that we could write an entire solution with


Humans collaborating

New work environments


If you are in the software development world probably you have noticed that things are working in different ways as it used to be in the past or as it is still happening in some other places.

What am I talking about?

  • Remote work
  • Asynchronous collaboration

Hypermedia API’s Resources

“You should read about hypermedia APIs, if only to challenge your thinking. It helped me a lot to do just that”


I was inspired in Steve Klabnik A Hypermedia API Reading List, so here are some resources if you want to learn more about this topic.

Articles


Practice

Practice makes perfect


I like to call myself an apprentice software craftsman.

Some would like to have a more attractive name, but for me it’s…