Max Kanat-Alexander

Max Kanat-Alexander

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Mountain View, California

Areas of Expertise:

  • Software Design
  • speaking
Max Kanat-Alexander has been fixing computers since he was eight years old and writing software since he was fourteen. He works as a Software Engineer at Google, focusing on code quality and developer productivity. He is the author of Code Simplicity, a book describing the fundamental laws of software design. He writes at codesimplicity.com and is currently living in Northern California.

Code Simplicity Code Simplicity
by Max Kanat-Alexander
March 2012
Print: $24.99
Ebook: $21.99

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Webcast: The Four Components of Software
December 12, 2012
In this webcast presentation, Max Kanat-Alexander will go over a method of analyzing software that breaks down all designs into four components: Input, Structure, Action, and Results.

Webcast: Code Simplicity: The Science of Software Design
November 29, 2012
In this webcast, Max Kanat-Alexander will give a basic overview of the newly codified fundamental laws of software development as covered in his newly released book, Code Simplicity.

Webcast: Code Simplicity: The Science of Software Design
June 05, 2012
In this webcast, Max Kanat-Alexander will give a basic overview of the newly codified fundamental laws of software development as covered in his newly released book, Code Simplicity.

Webcast: Code Simplicity: The Three Flaws of Software Design
June 28, 2012
In this webcast, Max Kanat-Alexander will go in depth on the Three Flaws—three major classes of mistakes that developers make when attempting to create good software designs.