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TheCodestReview #2 - weekly software engineering juice

Hello and warm welcome in the 2nd episode of our TheCodesReview series. This week we have focused on quality in software engineering projects, the importance of frontend architecture and transition from technical to operations leader and what it takes in the remote setup times on the example of Dailymotion.

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Why Poland is full of qualified Ruby on Rails developers?

We have no doubt that Poland is currently one of the most attractive markets in the world, where you can find qualified Ruby on Rails developers. Why is that? We answer for this question.

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Automatic Cat Feeder

Imagine such a situation: it is 6:00 AM on a Saturday morning, you are laying comfortably in your bed, still sleeping soundly. Suddenly, you hear your cat scratching on the door, its loud meows become unbearable and your cat has all the time in the world to let you know what its needs. Do you know what it really needs?

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E-commerce: New state of the game 2020 (report)

The crisis associated with COVID-19 is changing the e-commerce market. In just a few weeks, we have found ourselves in a completely new reality. For some, the pandemic is a chance for business development and gaining new market segments; for others, it has become a dramatic struggle for survival.

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FrontCon 2020 is coming! Codest is one of the speakers on that frontend conference

Probably the biggest frontend conference in the Baltic region - FrontCon - will be held on April 1-3 in Riga. It is going to be a great tech event, filled with inspiring new tech knowledge. One of the speeches will be delivered by Wojciech Bąk, Codest’s developer. He will be talking about the Vue framework. His speech and the whole conference will be so exciting!

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What have you read mostly about in 2019? Check out the most popular articles at Codest's blog!

2019 year was marked by sharing valuable content with you. Note - in this period we have published 177 articles and shared with you. We wrote on various topics. First of all, software development, but there were also topics related to project management, design, technology news and startups.

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How do we care for the quality in our software development projects?

One of the most important ideas of our software house is taking care of quality. We want the clients we work with to appreciate the level of competence and skills of our developers. High-quality code is in our DNA. In this article, I will introduce you to a brief history of how we care about it at Codest.

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11 Frequently Asked Questions about Software Development. Based on the example of Codest

If you are looking for a software development company, you will probably face up many bothering questions about rules of cooperation, daily communication, technology stack of software house or the way of developing your products. These are common questions and you should know the answers in detail. This is why we have prepared our Codest's FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions).

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Our approach to customer journey

Every successful business cooperation needs to start somewhere and somehow by one of the partners initiating the first interaction. In our software house setup, the new business team plays the leading role in assisting the customers on their journey with their inquiries. Our team responds to the queries incoming from various marketing channels as well as actively reaches out to interesting companies to whom our tech stack and expertise could bring extra value.

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Code review best practices

Code review is another topic in the series about best practices for building software. At Codest, it is an organization-wide belief that great code reviews benefit everyone involved. Why is this important, and what is our approach to code review? Discover it!

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Codest’s weekly report of best tech articles. Are you sure you’re using microservices? (19)

Microservices is one of those things that some thought to be fads, until they completely gripped hold of how we do most things. Thus usually the answer to the question “are you using microservices” nowadays is “yes”. But are you sure?

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Project management in SCRUM

SCRUM is a project management methodology based on empirical process control theory, which is consistent with the values of the Agile manifesto (2001). This is not a restrictive work methodology but rather a framework that allows you to provide software without having a vision of final shape straight away. The main advantages of the SCRUM methodology are minimizing the cost of changing requirements and quickly providing potentially ready-to-use functionalities.

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