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Technical Debt Is Like Tetris

You can’t win. You can only control how quickly you lose.

What’s your next move? Screenshots: Emulator Online
Tasks are easier in the beginning when complexity is low
Complex features are satisfyingly easy with little technical debt
Small amounts of technical debt are normal and manageable
Buried in technical debt
Game over

The $1 million bug

Paying down debt doesn’t always pay off

Find the right balance of technical debt

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