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Developer Day 2015

By Sruti Cheedalla

On October 27, 2015, the Engineering team held its first Developer Day event. We had a simple goal, carve out a small space in time where we could gather as developers from across the organization to connect on all things tech. After months of planning we were able to enjoy mingling with each other as we heard interesting talks on how we use big data to predict article success, tips to manage growing teams, the hidden secrets to creating “Chatbots”, and many more.

Checkstyle, Chicken Soup for the Developer’s Soul

By Annyce Davis

So maybe not quite as “comforting” as chicken soup, but definitely a most helpful tool that every Java developer should have in their arsenal. Well, Checkstyle is a development tool to help Java developers write code that adheres to a coding standard. It does that by using static code analysis to determine potential program errors based on predefined checks.