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Software Quality Defense in Depth

Software Quality Defense in Depth

In this article we'll discuss what Roman military tactics and modern security practices have to do with protecting users from ...
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The Myth of Code Coverage

The Myth of Code Coverage

In this article I'll discuss what Code Coverage is and its usefulness and limitations. I'll advocate for a risk-aware approach ...
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Cyclomatic Complexity is the Mind Killer

Cyclomatic Complexity is the Mind Killer

Cyclomatic complexity and its cousin Cognitive Complexity are subjects every developer and tester should understand because bad code lets bugs ...
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The Worst Bug I Ever Caused

The Worst Bug I Ever Caused

Causing a production bug is a right of passage for new developers. Let me tell you about the worst bug ...
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How your brain wants to wreck your code

How your brain wants to wreck your code

We suck at testing our own code. We suck so badly at it that it has led to entire professions ...
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Refactoring C# Unit Tests

Refactoring C# Unit Tests

Unit tests are often treated like second class citizens and not given the same level of polish and refactoring as ...
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