Chapter 2. So Many Applications: Which One to Use?


Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction and skillful execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives.

 --William A. Foster

I recently began playing golf. (I’ve come to realize that up until a certain age, golf is the most boring, idiotic sport in the world, but suddenly one day you become infatuated with getting this little ball in a hole.) As a beginner, here I was with a bag full of different golf clubs, all with different numbers or names, and I had absolutely no idea when I was supposed to use which one. I also had no idea whether I was supposed to use all of them in any specific order. It was actually quite ...

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