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Discover and predict your code quality trends

Introducing our new dashboard with Predictions and Timeline

 

From the beginning we’ve obsessed about the important questions that development teams are facing everyday:

  • Which areas in the code need to be refactored, simplified, tested or require deeper review?
  • How to identify potential software quality issues before the code moves to production?
  • How has code quality – and the different metrics that measure it – evolved over time?
  • What happens to code quality if we were to merge all the outstanding pull requests?

 

To help you answer these questions, we’ve introduced today our new code quality dashboard:

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Moving to a modern development stack with Code Quality at Avetta

Introducing Avetta

Avetta is a SaaS company that helps mitigate the risks that creep up the supply chain and smoothen the integration of companies with their suppliers, vendors, and contractors. Their SaaS subscription software is used by 50k+ active customers in over 100 countries.

We spoke with Brian Wang, one of their Senior Software Developers.

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Code Review Etiquette

etiquette: noun | et·i·quette

the customary code of polite behaviour in society or among members of a particular profession or group
synonyms: protocol, manners, accepted behaviour, rules of conduct, decorum, good form

Etiquette is important for several reasons, one of them being that if you don’t abide by it, no one else will enjoy being around you.

With code review, not abiding to etiquette means that people will not enjoy reviewing your code, sending code your way for reviewal, or both.

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Configuring Codacy: Use Your Own Conventions

This blog post on Configuring Codacy was originally written by Saptak Sengupta. Saptak is a full stack developer in FOSSASIA and a participant in Google Summer of Code 2016 under FOSSASIA doing the project Open Event Organizer Server. He is an Information Technology grad from the Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad.

He is an open source enthusiast, a freelancer, and loves web app and chrome extension development. (more…)

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Read and Understand Codacy Reports

This blog post was originally written by Dishant Khanna. Dishant is a student at the Bharati Vidyapeeth’s College of Engineering, in New Delhi, and is currently undertaking a summer internship at Google Summer of Code on the Engelsystem project of FOSSASIA, one of the largest Open Source organizations in the world. Dishant also writes on his blog and has a GitHub account. With his permission, we’re sharing Dishant’s blog post here for Codacy readers. 

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How to make the Scala compiler review your code

This is a blog post by our own Pedro Rijo on how to make the Scala compiler help you in reviewing your code. The original post can be found here.

Code review has become one of the most important (and used) techniques when it comes to code quality. The code review process may have very different workflows and subtleties, but it is often driven around the following steps: (more…)

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