Awesome two days helping @Lowpost_es team

I have recently visited Valencia in order to help my friends at Lowpost. It was great and I had a lot of fun! I would like to tell you a bit about how it was.

Who is Lowpost?

Lowpost is a cool start-up that are focused in Content Marketing. Lowpost connects companies that need interesting content with authors that can write about such topics. Authors bet for the open jobs and then they deliver the content to the final customer. Everything around such process is managed by the Lowpost platform.

As a start-up, they have grown quite fast, so their code. They started with Drupal, as many start-ups, and then they added a Silex application. You know that testing is difficult, however, doing unit testing for Drupal is a challenge.

What we did?

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Smash Tech: PHP 2014

El pasado día 28 de Mayo, participé en Smash Tech como ponente impartiendo una master class de 2 horas sobre el ecosistema PHP y en lo que se debe prestar atención para el 2015. Con los 50 asistentes que pagaron la entrada, repasamos desde Metodologías de desarrollo: Agile, Scrum y Extreme Programming. Sobre ésta última pivotó la gran mayoría de la presentación, viendo cómo se resuelven las dinámicas de TDD, Integración Continua, Coding Standards, etc.

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Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change, 2nd Edition (The XP Series) Review

Happy new year to everyone! Today it’s January, 1st and I have finished reading “Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change, 2nd Edition”. If you love software development and agile practices, this book was the rules changer in the agile methodologies and software development in general. As I have done with other book reviews, here are my remarks. Buy it, seriously. You will fill the gaps about agile practices, so if you are doing Xp, Scrum, Kanban, Lean, etc. everything will gear together.

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