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SE Radio 51: Design By Contract

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Host(s): Arno Michael
In this episode, Arno and Michael take a look at Design by Contract, a programming technique formalized by Bertrand Meyer. The idea is that an interface is more than method signatures – it is also about specifying the expected behavior that implementations must provide. While some languages include direct support for this style of programming, it is a useful mindset when desiging interfaces even without such language features.

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  • […] I’ve been a longtime listener of podcasts but I’ve never really put any effort into finding a podcast that was relevant to software development.  Until now, I never considered the convenience and benefits of being able to learn about my field of study through my headphones while I perform other tasks.  In particular, I have been binge-listening Software Engineering radio because it is technical, topical, and informative while remaining pleasant to listen to. today, I am going to review and give commentary on Episode 51 of the show. […]

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