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Source line of code (SLOC) – what’s best for productivity?

“Measuring programming progress by lines of code is like measuring aircraft building progress by weight.” - Bill Gates This discussion of SLOC, or, source line of code (which...
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Code review process: improved developer productivity

According to our survey of 680 developers, the code review process had an overall positive impact on developer productivity which we discuss below.  We...
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Interview with Daniel Pfeiffer, CTO at Firstbird

We had a very nice talk with Daniel Pfeiffer, CTO at Firstbird; it was an informal conversation in which we looked to understand the reasons why...

Ensure Quality Code with GitHub

“It’s not easy to ship quality code quickly (say that three times fast). Deployment tests and linters can only take you so far, leaving...
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Effective Scala Guide To Apply To Open Source Projects

After allowing our users to simply enforce the Official Scala Style Guide on their projects, we are now very pleased to announce that we...