Contents tagged “KISS”

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  1. screenshot of Don’t Let Architecture Astronauts Scare You

    Joel Spolsky avatar Joel Spolsky

    Don’t Let Architecture Astronauts Scare You

    When you go too far up, abstraction-wise, you run out of oxygen. Sometimes smart thinkers just don’t know when to stop, and they create these absurd, all-encompassing, high-level pictures of the universe that are all good and fine, but don’t actually mean anything at all.

  2. screenshot of The Rule of Least Power

    Tim Berners-Lee avatar Tim Berners-Lee

    The Rule of Least Power

    Computer Science in the 1960s through 1980s spent a lot of effort making languages that were as powerful as possible. Nowadays we have to appreciate the reasons for picking not the most powerful solution but the least powerful.

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