Code Coverage Tools

The Ultimate List of Code Coverage Tools: 25 Code Coverage Tools for C, C++, Java, .NET, and More

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Code Coverage is a measurement of how many lines, statements, or blocks of your code are tested using your suite of automated tests. It’s an essential metric to understand the quality of your QA efforts. Code coverage shows you how much of your application is not covered by automated tests and is therefore vulnerable to defects. Code coverage is typically …

What's a C# Throw Exception?

How to Throw C# Exceptions Like a Major League Pro: Examples, Best Practices, and Everything You Need to Know

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Practically everyone who has ever used a web page or an app has encountered an exception at one point or another, but they probably didn’t realize what it was. Exceptions are pretty common ways to handle unexpected inputs but are they always the right way to handle such problems? In this post, we’ll take a closer look at C# exceptions, …

Dependency Injection C#

What is Dependency Injection C#? How It Works, Types of Dependency Injections in C#, and More

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In a recent blog post, we talked about how C# and .NET are the next big thing. If you’re planning to code in C#, dependency injection is just one of many things you should know. Read on for a primer on dependency injection in C# so you can use it to your advantage in your next project. No worries, no …

C# Queue, Methods, and Operations

What Is a C# Queue? How It Works, and the Benefits and Challenges of Working with C# Queues

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At Stackify, we recently blogged about best practices for C# logging. Today, let’s take a look at another useful capability, the C# Queue. No worries, no SPAM. Opt-out anytime. A Definition of C# Queue The C# queue is a FIFO queue collection class in the System.Collection namespace. Storing elements in FIFO style (First In, First Out), the C# queue contains elements …

Unit Test Frameworks Best Practices

Unit Test Frameworks for C#: The Pros and Cons of the Top 3

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If you enjoy the subject of human cognitive biases, you should check out the curse of knowledge.  When dealing with others, we tend to assume they know what we know.  And we do this when no justification for the assumption exists. No worries, no SPAM. Opt-out anytime. Do you fancy a more concrete example?  Take a new job and count how many …