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Software Design: Tidy First?

Kent Beck, Gergely Orosz

Software design is an exercise in human relationships. We start with our relationship with ourselves. We have to change some janky code. Do we tidy first? If so, how? Why?

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  • Kent Beck

    Programmer, artist, coach coach, singer/guitarist, peripatetic. Learning to be me. Chief Scientist at Mechanical Orchard. I'd be glad to teach you poker. Mailto:[email protected]

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    Writing The Pragmatic Engineer. Previously at Uber, Skype, Microsoft. Author of a few books: Advisor at

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