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About the Book

The number of popular technical practices has grown exponentially in the last few years. Learning the common fundamental software development practices can help you become a better programmer. This book uses the term agile as a wide umbrella and covers agile principles and practices, as well as most methodologies associated with it.

You'll begin by discovering how driver navigator, chess clock, and other techniques used in the pair programming approach introduce discipline while writing code. You'll then learn how to safely change the design of your code using refactoring. While learning these techniques, you'll also explore various ...

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