#FAIL • Kevlin Henney • GOTO 2021

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This presentation was recorded at GOTO Copenhagen 2021. #GOTOcon #GOTOcph

Kevlin Henney - Consultant, Programmer, Keynote Speaker, Technologist, Trainer & Writer @Kevlin Henney

In 2011 Kevlin gave a keynote, "Cool & Useless". Kevlin was all about code and other geekery that was cool and well...useless.
Now, ten years later, Kevlin will take to the stage for another talk, which could be considered to be the natural successor to his original talk, giving an honest review of the success and failure which he's experienced in the last ten years and how those years have shaped how he thinks about code, software and failure [...]

00:00 Intro
02:43 KevlinHenney Screens
07:49 Time traveling
08:59 Time function
12:17 NaN
15:02 Simple testing can prevent most critical failures
17:17 Validate your data
19:02 Programming pearls
26:13 Muphry's law
28:02 More programming pearls
34:55 101 things I learned in architecture school
45:18 GIGO: Garbage in, garbage out
55:22 Conclusion
56:24 Outro

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