May, 2013

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Nice article on the importance of code reviews

Found a nice article on the importance of collaborative code reviews: Studies show peer code review is the most effective method for finding defects. One analysis of more than 12,000 software projects said code reviews hit 60% efficiency for defect detection while unit tests were only 25% efficient. For every hourRead More

End to end tests posing as unit tests

I’ve been reading the excellent book The Art of Agile Development, I started to think more about why Test Driven Development is important and how it affects how you write code. Using some of the 20%/practice group time we have at work, I started to review my own code to see if I’mRead More