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The Wrong Abstraction — Sandi Metz
I've been thinking about the consequences of the "wrong abstraction."  My
RailsConf 2014 "all the little things" talk included a section where I
asserted:

> duplication is far cheaper than the wrong abstraction

And in the summary, I went on to advise:

> prefer duplication over the wrong abstraction

This small section of a much bigger talk invoked a surprisingly strong
reaction. A few folks suggested that I had lost my mind, but many more
expressed sentiments along the lines o...
comp-sci  engineering 
6 weeks ago by sfriedenberg
Publishing with Apache Kafka at The New York Times | Confluent
This post covers how Apache Kafka and its Streams API are used for storing and processing all the articles ever published by The New York Times
comp-sci  dist-sys 
september 2017 by sfriedenberg

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