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Software Psychology: The Art of Listening to Code



Bjorn Freeman-Benson suggests “listening” to the code, refactoring it based on various factors such as the defect rate or underperforming services, providing strategies and tools.


Bjorn Freeman-Benson is Software Psychologist and VP of Engineering at New Relic. He previously worked at Amazon, the Eclipse Foundation, the world-famous-to-the-right-people OTI, and a couple of failed start-ups. Bjorn holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Washington and a pilot's license and is always wondering which one has been more useful.

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CRAFT is about software craftsmanship, which tools, methods, practices should be part of the toolbox of a modern developer and company, and it is a compass on new technologies, trends.

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Oct 18, 2014