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Great talk, good examples, also very good practices exposed.

Also some jokes in between were good. Come up with the next talk!

Jerry Verhoef at 21:14 on 20 Oct 2016

Nice talk, entertaining and an interesting to see some insight of refactoring a big monster.

Small tips:
- less is more, make the slides smaller with less text. (Except for the slides with code)
- try to get the notes in front of you so that you don't need to turn your back to the audience
- disable the very nice screensaver:)

James Sheils at 08:46 on 18 Nov 2016

We all know that an evil lurks among us. Behind almost every UX facade, hidden deep in the /var directory, a monstrously hideous beast is waiting for someone to dare utter the phrase: 'we need to refactor this'. We know the beast must be slain, but where do we even start?
Jan van Thoor did a great job outlining a simple approach for tackling a seemingly insurmountable challenge of refactoring legacy code while it is still in use.