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What are Code Reviews for?

What are Code Reviews for?

code-review

It is often said that Code Reviews are by far the most effective way to identify bugs in software. However, it is easy to notice that the "code review" term is a bit overloaded and it might mean different things to different people.

What are Code Reviews for?
Redshift Materialized Views

Redshift Materialized Views

redshift

It is often convenient to create a view upon your normalized schema to join and aggregate the data, especially when it requires a complicated query.

Redshift Materialized Views
How to publish a library to a Maven repository with the maven-publish plugin

How to publish a library to a Maven repository with the maven-publish plugin

maven jcenter jvm gradle kotlin

A seasoned developer now and then creates a piece of code that he or she would like to reuse in a different project. When such time comes it is useful to know how to publish a library so that it can easily be incorporated into a different project. In this post I will describe how to publish a Kotlin library to JCenter with maven-publish and com.jfrog.bintray Gradle plugins.

How to publish a library to a Maven repository with the maven-publish plugin
Side effects of transferring iOS application

Side effects of transferring iOS application

itunes connect app store ios certificates

When the time you are selling your long-developed application comes, or you are about to take over an app, you probably do not bother about the transition process. Although Apple has described the steps in details, you should consider potential consequences before starting the transition.

Side effects of transferring iOS application
Android Manifest placeholders

Android Manifest placeholders

android gradle manifest

What are they?

Android Manifest placeholders
Collaboration

Collaboration

collaboration success team cooperation

Not everyone is an extrovert, and for sure not every programmer is, but companies are created by teams, and it is the team that takes the greatest responsibility for running the company effectively. If team members do not collaborate, there is very little chance your business will succeed.

Collaboration
Comparison sorting part 1

Comparison sorting part 1

sorting algorithm bubble insertion selection gnome cocktail

Sorting data is one of the most important tasks that computers have been doing since they were invented. Over those years developers have found many ways of doing it.

Comparison sorting part 1
Use ShouldKO for better assertion messages

Use ShouldKO for better assertion messages

junit hamcreset kotlin assertion tests

Most of us write tests these days. Whether they are unit, integration, end-to-end or performance tests once written we often do not go back to them until they fail. It is thus vital to have a clear assertion message when a test fails.

Use ShouldKO for better assertion messages
My motives for MVVM + FlowControllers path

My motives for MVVM + FlowControllers path

iOS Swift

There are many different approaches to building an iOS application. MVC, MVP, MVVM, VIPER, Redux... And surely, you can name many others. I've been writing iOS apps for some time now, and I have noticed that MVVM + FlowControllers approach works pretty well for me. In this post I'd like to focus on "WHY?" I use it over other approaches, "HOW?" I use it in my apps.

My motives for MVVM + FlowControllers path
Multi tenancy task scheduler

Multi tenancy task scheduler

spring mvc spring-boot multi-tenant reactive reactor

Last time I showed how to extend Spring default request handler adapter so that we are able to schedule or reject incoming requests. The goal of the TenantTaskCoordinator is to: queue requests for processing limit the maximum number of concurrently processed requests reject requests after the maximum queue size is reached interrupt processing of a request upon an upstream subscription disposal

Multi tenancy task scheduler