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Writing software

Awesome talk by David Heneimeir Hansson, the creator of Ruby On Rails.  The short version: don’t just blindly follow design patterns and value clarity over testability.


Freek Van der Herten is a partner and developer at Spatie, an Antwerp based company that specializes in creating web apps with Laravel. After hours he writes about modern PHP and Laravel on this blog. When not coding he’s probably rehearsing with his kraut rock band.