Debunking refactoring misconceptions at InfoQ

“If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It”

Often portrayed as longstanding engineering wisdom, “If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It” posture only promotes complacency. Refactoring teaches against it, and for a good reason.

Get a first peek into upocoming Professional Refactoring in Visual Basic

While Professional Refactoring in Visual Basic still has “upcoming” badge on Wrox site, I recently saw that you can already download and take a look at few excerpts. Excerpt 1 is actually the whole first chapter and gives a good intro in what the book is all about. Enjoy 😉

Refactoring community at RefactorMyCode

At RefactorMyCode you can post the code you are not so sure how to refactor and ask someone else to have a go at it. There is already a great number of posts and programming languages at the site. A great way to make refactoring community work together.