Frugality in Tech
- Linux (walled gardens)
- Make your own tools (lock-in software, subscriptions)
- What do you need vs. what do you think you need, find your bedrock (Adam Savage method)
you should always use the weakest technology capable of solving your problem - the weakest technology is likely the cheapest, easiest to maintain, extend or replace and there are no sane arguments for using anything else.
furthered here https://ez.substack.com/p/solutions-that-create-problems?s=r
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