The CodeStream Blog

Coformatique: Using CodeStream for Real-Time Code Review with Remote Teams
November 5, 2019

Coformatique uses CodeStream to facilitate more effective and efficient peer code review between remote development team members. Coformatique is a software development company using the latest platforms and technologies to create innovative mobile and web applications for its clients. The company specializes in designing and developing new applications and MVP products. Coformatique has executive leadership and sales personnel in Europe, while the development team is located in Cairo, Egypt. 

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CodeStream 5.1 - Keep your Codemarks Relevant by Attaching Them to Another Code Block
October 30, 2019

CodeStream has sophisticated algorithms that automatically move codemarks to the right location as the code changes. Sometimes though, codemarks get disconnected from the code and the best approach to keep them relevant is to manually attach them to the right code block. Scenarios where that situation is applicable include relocation to a different file, or a file being renamed, among others. This new feature allows you to retain knowledge about your code in the correct context. 

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Why I Joined Codestream: From VC to Dev Tools
October 24, 2019

After spending two years at ICONIQ Capital, I am excited to share the news that I have decided to join CodeStream, makers of a leading code discussion tool that is revolutionizing developer documentation and code review methodologies. I wanted to share why I embarked on this journey to help build a company in the software development tool space.

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CodeStream 5.0 Makes it Easy to Attach a Single Codemark to Multiple Code Ranges
October 16, 2019

Many discussions about code involve more than just one block of code, and concepts are often best presented when you can refer to multiple code locations at once. CodeStream’s latest release introduces multi-range codemarks that address exactly those scenarios.

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CodeStream 4.0 Brings PR Comments into your Favorite IDE
October 1, 2019

CodeStream now displays merged Pull Request comments in your editor as annotations on the current version of your file. By integrating PR comments from GitHub and Bitbucket (and soon GitLab) with CodeStream’s native codemarks in a single view, developers will gain deeper insight into why decisions were made, and get answers faster to questions about code they are working on.

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Reviewing the Code Review, Part II
September 20, 2019

In Part I, we discussed specific suggestions to improve code reviews using PRs, and how the methodology itself has inherent limitations. In this post we review the suggestions made by Jonathan Maltz of Yelp in his article Code Review Guidelines. They are similar to many other articles you can find on the topic, so they serve as a clear outline for this discussion.

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