"Ctrl-Alt-Delete: The Planned Obsolescence of Old Coders" has put voice to a thing that has been worrying me for the past 3 years.

One of the reasons I speak at conferences is for fear of becoming irrelevant.

@phildini thanks for posting this. it's why i left the industry at 48.

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