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Zephyr for JIRA Cloud Press Release

I normally don’t do press releases on Simple Programmer, but Zephyr—a company that has been a huge supporter of this blog and the software development / QA community—is launching their cloud based solution to extend JIRA Cloud to allow for testing, specifically the Agile kind of testing workflows that I recommend. This is a sponsored post, but I am happy …

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The Joel Test For Programmers (The Simple Programmer Test)

A while back—the year 2000 to be exact—Joel Spolsky wrote a blog post entitled: “The Joel Test: 12 Steps to Better Code.” Many software engineers and developers use this test for evaluating a company to determine if a company is a good company to work for. In fact, many software development organizations use the Joel Test as a sort of self-test …