Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive


Forgot your password?
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×

Submission + - Visual Studio Gets Achievements, Badges, Leaderboa (

bonch writes: Microsoft has introduced a gamification plugin for Visual Studio that lets users win achievements and badges as they compete on leaderboards by writing code. The full list of achievements includes gems like 'Go To Hell' for using goto and 'Potty Mouth' for using five different curses in one file. Gamification is the latest trend to hit social media.
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Visual Studio Gets Achievements, Badges, Leaderboa

Comments Filter:

The less time planning, the more time programming.