If the contemporary internet is a city, Wikipedia is the lone public park; all the rest of our public spaces are shopping malls—open to the general public, but subject to the rules and logic of commerce.
A public service Web invites us to imagine services that don’t exist now, because they are not commercially viable, but perhaps should exist for our benefit, for the benefit of citizens in a democracy.
Git Flow – Atlassian family
GitHub Flow – GitHub family
Release Flow – Microsoft’s Azure DevOps (formerly VSTS) family
huge strangler figs. They seed in the upper branches of a tree and gradually work their way down the tree until they root in the soil. Over many years they grow into fantastic and beautiful shapes, meanwhile strangling and killing the tree that was their host.
Bad programmers worry about the code. Good programmers worry about data structures and their relationships.
– Linus Torvalds