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Is Duplication Always a Bad Thing?

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tl;dr No. Well, perhaps, but it can be the lesser of two evils. It depends. Full version As a software engineer, it’s always been drilled into my head that duplication is a bad thing, and teams I’ve been a part of have always worked diligently to reduce all forms of duplication they see. This as […]

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Little Inferno – an interpretation

I’ve just finished playing Little Inferno, a silly, repetitive, but ultimately charming little game from the makers of the excellent World of Goo. As I played it through, about an hour into it, I started to think whether or not there was a hidden meaning behind the simple mechanics, and an idea formed in my head. Now, it’s probably […]

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