You have no idea what I'm talking about, right? That's because not many people use the term bikeshedding. It's not a usual term that people just throw around all the time. Bikeshedding is when you argue about some meaningless thing and tend to avoid the more important issue at hand. For example Urban Dictionary tells us this: Technical disputes over minor, marginal issues conducted while more serious ones are being overlooked. The implied image is of people arguing over what color to paint the bicycle shed while the house is not finished. Let's take the above image as an example....

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Well, well, if it isn't that time of the week again, where I post interesting links / articles / tools and then comment upon them. If you haven't read the first ones, I suggest you do. This is issue number #3. As always, if you find any interesting tools or articles that I might have missed, let me know in the comments below and I'll share them in the next weekly cluster. So, here are last week's interesting links! Hacker Scripts There are lazy people but then there's this guy. It kinda' freaks me out to be honest. I won't share too...

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Have you ever started to work on a task and suddenly you realized that said task requires some other little task(s) to be finished beforehand. That's yak shaving for you, the tl;dr version. You've probably done this multiple times and you did even realize it. Back in 90s a Ph.D. at MIT by the name of Carlin J. Vieri produced this term to describe what you are doing when you're doing some stupid, fiddly little task that bears no obvious relationship to what you're supposed to be working on, but yet a chain of twelve causal relations...

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It's that time of the week again, where I post interesting links / articles / tools and then comment upon them. This is issue number #2. If you haven't read the first one, I suggest you do. As always, if you find any interesting tools or articles that I might have missed, let me know in the comments below and I'll share them in the next weekly cluster. Without further adieu here are last week's interesting links! Firefox OS 2.5 Developer Preview, an experimental Android app The guys and gals over at Mozilla have launched the Firefox OS in the form...

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Disclaimer: I'm not a security expert, nor do I pretend to be one. This article just highlights some of the things that I've learned over the years, when it comes to basic security measures. I cannot be held responsible for the bad things that could happen to your app. When I started out as a developer I didn't take into consideration the security aspects of my websites / apps. As most of my developer friends, I just loved to code. It's the same story with every other new developer out there. We can safely assume that when it comes to building...

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