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Interesting article on the HackerNoon website:
Read more here:A couple of weeks ago, I received Anselm’s newsletter, and I couldn’t agree more with Jeffrey’s article on his arguments regarding complexity. While reading his article, I confirmed my own beliefs and concerns about the future of web development. This is also what triggered these thoughts, and why I wanted to share my side of the story about this so called “cult of the complex”.
Dream team != (is not equal to) success
I keep seeing companies bringing unnecessary complexities in web development, for the simple reason of following the standard “corporate” hierarchy team-structure. I now experienced in person how a company can be brought up to keep such focus on the old fashioned standards, while leaving the coding environment to be poorly built. It made me wonder how much value they brought into building a “dream” team in a company, while completely ignoring the importance of advancing developments in areas such as the Internet and its technologies.