Minimalism wasn’t a real idea — it ended before it started. Sol LeWitt It took me a while to realise: Less is more. Now I don’t just mean that in terms of the site design here on my blog but also in general and particularly when you talk about technology. Why is this important? Because Complex Systems Theory is hard. Most of the time the systems that we interact with on a daily basis are built on years upon years of piecemeal upgrades and updates.