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Peter Adam4-May-21 22:07
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KateAshman7-May-21 4:25
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Coding is a team sport, even when you're alone: you need to collaborate with you from the past and you from the future.

Writing code that's first and foremost efficient, while not actively improving existing code for specific performance goals, is a bad idea. I'm implying that without evidence and without specific performance goals, you should always write code that's concise and easy to understand instead. Easy to understand, however, is a moving target, which depends entirely on your team and your coding language.

I've extensively researched the topic of code quality for 20+ years. YMMV
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