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Forget DST

Working in technology sometimes I've had the great fun of working with time and manipulating it for various time zones. After thinking through this one time I wondered why we can't just go to UTC for all our time?

Pros:

  1. One time everywhere in the world
  2. No changing clocks each spring and fall for Daylight Saving Time, we'd just get up a little earlier or go to bed later.
  3. Programmers wouldn't have to write as much complex time conversion code.

Cons:

  1. People would have to figure out the new time.
  2. Programmers wouldn't have anything to do.
  3. Countries would need to be convinced it would be worth the switch.

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