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June 22, 2017
Israeli startup Codota pulled in $2 million in funding to build out its AI-based pair-programmer system that understands Java code and boosts developer productivity.
April 17, 2013
Agile expert Howard Deiner to explain gray box testing and other important Extreme Programming techniques that bring developers and testers together.
May 24, 2012
Author and Agile expert Mitch Lacey discusses his new book, “The Scrum Field Guide - Practical Advice for Your First Year.” Lacey fields questions about mixing Scrum methodology, team size and types of projects that can benefit most from the use of ...
November 02, 2011
How much do Agile techniques, Agile methodologies, automation, certifications, and a formal QA team affect quality? In this second part of a three-part interview, we explore some of the 121 software attributes ranked by quality value.
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Agile consultant Howard Deiner explains several Agile engineering practices that can be used regardless of which methodology your organization employs. Continue Reading
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