Jason Turner


Jason has 2 decades of C++ experience and is a regular conference speaker, developer, and trainer. He is the host of the YouTube channel C++ Weekly and co-host of CppCast, the first podcast for C++ developers.



C++ Code Smells (2019)

There are a lot of rules to remember for writing good C++. Which features to use? Which to avoid?

The C++ Core Guidelines would be over 500 pages long if you were to try to print it! What happens if we swap this around and instead of Best Practices look at Code Smells. Coding decisions that should make you think twice and reconsider what you are doing. We will ask:

  • What are the most important code smells?
  • Does it simplify the way we write code?