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The Rich, Flowers, and Piles of Sh%#t - And What To Do About It

The Rich, Flowers, and Piles of Sh%#t - And What To Do About It

tl;dr: the single responsibility pattern is a good idea.

A lightning talk discussion of the problem of preferential attachment in software development. Presented at the Boulder Ruby group.


April 16, 2014

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