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Discussion on: Why I ignore the hype (and you should too)

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Zoran Zlokapa

Totally agree! Wrote something similar just the other day (dev.to/iamzoka/simplify-web-develo...).

It's like developers just want to use the new shiny thing without thinking about consequences or what will happen down the road.

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Steve Belovarich Author

I’m constantly on the cutting edge, playing with new browser API well before they make it into spec at times. That’s fun and all but it doesn’t mean those API make it into my everyday workflow. There is a time and place for experimenting with bright shiny new things.

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Zoran Zlokapa

Exactly. That’s what personal projects and playgrounds are for.

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