Process automation, or sometimes Robotics Process Automation - RPA (we can discuss the differences of the two another time) is becoming increasingly popular. And for a good reason. It can save your company a lot of resources, often by doing some quite simple stuff. However, simple doesn't always mean easy. And when it comes to … Continue reading Robotic Process Automation – What I have learned so far
Write better documentation with four simple steps
While it's tempting to have no documentation, it's often times not a very good idea. To me, documentation is a bit like vacuuming your house. I know it's a good idea. I also know why it's a good idea. Yet somehow, it's still a really daunting task, that I keep postponing until "tomorrow". So with … Continue reading Write better documentation with four simple steps
Browser automation with Selenium
Selenium is a browser automation framework. This means that it can control the browser, in a manner similar to what you would do youself. For instance, it could be something like this: Open Google ChromeNavigate to Google.comType "Funny cat videos" into the search barClick the "Search" buttonOpen the first site in the search result. Now … Continue reading Browser automation with Selenium
Singletons – Are they really evil?
So a few weeks back I learned about the Singleton Pattern (this wasn't the first time I heard of it, I just never really needed it before). I decided to make a tweet - mainly to imprint in my memory, what I learned that week. The response I got was this: Now this got me … Continue reading Singletons – Are they really evil?
How I got started blogging
So, my first blog post... Where should I begin...? Maybe I should start out with the fact that it's actually my second blog post. The first one was on Medium.com - but I quickly learned that this probably wasn't the best idea. Or in the words of Scott Hanselsman: Your words are wasted. You should … Continue reading How I got started blogging