Places in Software

To me a unifying thread of these tools is that other tools feel like appliances but these feel more like "places". This seems to come from some kind of limitlessness: Notion has infinite hierarchies, Figma has an infinite canvas...

Fractality of Software Tools

  • fractal tools seem to give more freedom, but at a cost - how to orient myself in these possibly infinite structures (also mentioned in Places in Software)
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