Introducing new special user permissions

As a team grows, it often becomes the case that more developers need to assume more specialized roles in the code review process. Not just that of developer and reviewer, but also that of a manager of sorts, helping to keep the review process going and to keep the process tidy. We’re introducing a few […]

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Auto-closing review requests when pushing changes

We’ve launched a new feature today for simplifying your code review workflow. If you’re using GitHub, Bitbucket, or Google Code, RBCommons can now automatically close your review requests when you push your commits to your repository, making use of the service’s “post-commit” hooks. You’ll no longer need to click Close -> Submitted, saving time and keeping your dashboard clean.   […]

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Tonight’s round of improvements for teams

We deployed an update tonight that makes some small but very useful changes throughout the site. Your account menu at the top of every page has been tweaked to show your username, instead of your first name. We found that people sometimes forgot which username they registered with, which this should help a lot with. Inside […]

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Announcing new abilities for team administrators

Nobody likes a cluttered dashboard. It makes it harder to see what’s left to review in a day, and can have an impact on how often people check for what needs a review. Sometimes this happens because someone has left the company. Sometimes people forget. One of the most frequent requests we’ve had is to […]

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Adding Multiple Team Admins

We always had the ability for your team to have multiple administrators, but that’s been something that we’d have to set for you. This has been one of our more common requests as of late. So we’ve made it easy for you to assign new administrators to your team. In your Team Admin page, you’ll […]

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Improving Team Administration

We just landed a large and improved change to the Team Administration pages that we hope will make things much easier for you administrators out there. We had a couple main focuses:   Navigation and Layout Improvements Understanding and navigating the Team Administration section is now a breeze. We’re no longer showing all your information […]

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