Incoherent ramblings, devlogs, edgy philosophy and other topics of interest

[#54] [Mon, 27 Sep 2019 23:12:43 CST][misc]
■ In the name of FUN

Most engineering jobs don't offer enough of a challenge to merit specialist knowledge as a recruitment requirement. A great discouragement for those that underwent the punishing and rigorous training just to end up maintaining a generic website frontend, tending to basic corporate software or some other trivial task, erroneously associated with the specialist skills that academia is excepted to teach.

Were it not for the deplorable state of my nation's economy and the grim future that awaits those living increasingly dependent of their digital overlords, there would be actual incentive towards investing in the future via innovation.

For the time being, larping as a hacker is the next best thing. Today, I even paid for a pizza with the income.