Mon 26 Oct 2015 11:40 - 11:53 at Grand Station 5 - Tools Chair(s): Thomas LaToza

The majority of software is still written using text-based programming languages. With today’s large, high-resolution color displays, developers have devised their own “folk design” methodologies to exploit these advances. As software becomes more and more critical to everyday life, supporting developers in rapidly producing and revising code accurately should be a priority. We consider how layout, typefaces, anti-aliasing, syntax highlighting, and semantic highlighting might impact developer efficiency, and accuracy.

Understanding the Effects of Code Presentation (plateau2015-jacques.pdf)117KiB

Mon 26 Oct
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10:30 - 12:00: ToolsPLATEAU at Grand Station 5
Chair(s): Thomas LaTozaGeorge Mason University
10:30 - 10:50
Talk
Frequency Distribution of Error Messages
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David PritchardUniversity of Waterloo, Canada
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10:50 - 11:10
Talk
An Evaluation of the DiaSuite Toolset by Professional Developers
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Milan KabáčUniversity of Bordeaux / Inria Bordeaux / LaBRI, Nic VolanschiInria Bordeaux, Charles ConselUniversity of Bordeaux
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11:10 - 11:30
Talk
Aiding Programmers using Lightweight Integrated Code Visualization
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Per Ola KristenssonUniversity of Cambridge, Chung Leung LamUniversity of Cambridge
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11:30 - 11:40
Talk
Towards moldable development tools
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Andrei ChişUniversity of Bern, Switzerland, Tudor Gîrbatudorgirba.com, Switzerland, Oscar NierstraszUniversity of Bern, Switzerland
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11:40 - 11:53
Talk
Understanding the Effects of Code Presentation
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Jason JacquesUniversity of Cambridge, Per Ola KristenssonUniversity of Cambridge
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