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I wrote 17 articles mostly about software development with a total of 39,099 words. If this is your first time here, you may want to go through the most popular articles first that are marked with a star (★).

2021

I wish I could write this well
How much traffic comes from the front page of Hacker News?
★ The compiler will optimize that away
DSL might be the answer
Eyes on the stars
Why do we write design documents?

2020

★ The complexity that lives in the GUI
★ On navigating a large codebase
OKRs for the masses are bullshit
The power of text files
Keep your sink clean
The true cost of knowledge
DSL is not the answer
It's just a button
White walled garden
★ Sad state of cross platform GUI frameworks

2019

Why was SlothTracker developed
Jenkins Tutorials