the future of software: complexity

Jessica Kerr
Jul 5, 2018 · 6 min read

Fight it

Carefully bounded grave sites, each very different, each organized in its own way. You wish your software system was this pretty.

Fight through it

Plants and moss reach between grave sites. Complexity happens.

Embrace it

Chaos is not unordered. It took us a long time to understand its order.

McLuhan’s Law: We shape our tools, and then our tools shape us.

a cute little idiomatic grave site
a smooth path through the cemetery

Jessica Kerr

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Symmathecist, developer, speaker, mother, crazy nut. Atomist. Learning and growing. All tweets are mine, licensed CC0. she/her

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