I live in software where buzzwords abound and I can barely stand them.
But – “Bleeding Edge” – this one gets me all the time.
What we want to write code that is bleeding off the edge of a knife?
Did someone die for our software to compile?
Are we attacking Orcs at dawn?
When I ship this code do I make a blood sacrifice to the elders of my keyboard?
Oh wait, is this a Klingon thing?
It must be, because all I can think of when I hear Bleeding Edge are these Ten Coding Commandments.
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