Keep public header files clean. Clean header files are easier to understand, improve build times, and simplify unit testing.
The Matthew Test: 2022 Survey Results
The Matthew Test lists 15 best practice recommendations. This post summarizes the 2022 survey results. How does your embedded team compare?
Appearance at ‘The Agile Embedded Podcast’
I was interviewed by Jeff Gable and Luca Ingianni, the hosts of The Agile Embedded Podcast. We centered our discussion around my 2020 blog post: The Matthew Test: 15 Steps to Better Embedded Software (and Firmware). Jump in and listen…
Code maintenance: enums and lookup tables
An enum combined with a lookup table presents a unique code maintenance concern. Learn more in this post.
Code maintenance and magic numbers
We encounter many forms of magic numbers in the field of firmware and embedded software. How do we ensure maintainable code when working with these values? This post provides an exampl