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UTC is the Only Real Timezone

If you're storing or transmitting time information in any way shape or form (web-services, databases, queues, NoSQL, caches, log files, or just plain txt files) the safest and thus best thing to do is to use UTC (Coordinated Universal Time) everywhere.

Yes you have to do math, but you ...

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