How can we improve IDE's to better support programmers?

We have an ongoing study on understanding how developers change source code. By participating in this study you can help to advance the state of the art.

About COPE

Successful software constantly evolves: change is the heart of software development. We are a team of researchers committed to improving the lives of software developers by understanding the practice of code changes. We have a track record of using this understanding to develop tools that we contribute to the Eclipse and NetBeans development environments. Everybody in the COPE team is a strong believer in open-source. The COPE project is open-source and hosted by github