10 Pick out the most simple thing your software needs to do 20 Do stuff until it works 30 Pick out the next most simple thing your software needs to do 40 GOTO 20
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There's a moment in chess when a game deviates from a well known sequences of moves each player has memorized. They call this going "off book" and it's an interesting metaphor for modern software development.
I want to share a couple of exceptional software programming talks that I've watched recently. They are both engaging, and if you're anything like me, will likely challenge many of your assumptions while enforcing other suspicions about the "right" way to write software.