Monthly Archives: March 2014

Strawberry Blonde

After a long few weeks of bad weather we finally managed to get a brew going again yesterday. Iceland clearly is not the best place for outdoor boils unless it is summer. It usually tends to be way too windy, especially on my sea-facing balcony. Either way, this session was a bit special since we… Read More »

Using Google Analytics Measurement Protocol with C++/Qt – A Software Engineering Exercise – Part 3

So far in this series I have only talked about the rudimentary infrastructure I used for setting up a continuous integration loop and a very specific problem to resolve before I could start test driven development. In this part, however, I want to share some more insight about the actual programming process so far. Note… Read More »

Using Google Analytics Measurement Protocol with C++/Qt – A Software Engineering Exercise – Part 2

As I wrote in the previous article of this series, one of my goals with the Qt Google Analytics library for C++/Qt is to practice test driven development. From my perspective this is going to be a very educating and thus entertaining part of this whole undertaking. After all, unit testing in C++ can be… Read More »

Using Google Analytics Measurement Protocol with C++/Qt – A Software Engineering Exercise – Part 1

As a programmer working on video games it is difficult to practice “proper” software engineering methods most of the time. From my experience, the reasons for this are numerous. For a start, not a lot of programmers I worked with have the knowledge or interest in working that way. Maybe there were bad experiences with… Read More »