It’s insane how many times I see people spending two weeks at $5k a week in salary to optimize a piece of code that an additional $40 / month server would solve.
With things like AWS and DigitalOcean these days, performance is cheaper than ever.
Joshua Pinter
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It’s an obsession of those who don’t understand prices determine costs—or, cost of production doesn’t determine prices; that sales solve every problem; that a business is not a product.

I’d say that while from the technical point of view improving the speed could make sense and be a beautiful problem to solve it doesn’t make sense from the point of view of a perceptive and wise businessman.

All that noise about speed comes only from the eyes of the engineers, not—smart—business owners.

But still, one day the crazy speed maniac will fit the need of a wise business and BOOM!

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