De-pluralisation: strategic blinkers

The process of de-pluralisation takes all your existing problems and combines them into one simple manageable problem: “it’s JavaScript”, “it’s Windows”, “it’s the CDO” with a simple manageable solution “kill it”. Like all simple solutions it’s almost always wrong. “People aren’t complying with our data quality. Users keep putting in wrong email addresses.” “The new … More De-pluralisation: strategic blinkers

Rabbit Hole Code

In an attempt to steer my referrer logs away from the HTC Hero, I wanted to get back to something I mentioned on Twitter a while back. I want to talk about rabbit holes in your code. After a while, all code will have at least one rabbit hole in it. You know you’ve found … More Rabbit Hole Code