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Defects are not so much a technological problem as a sociological problem.

It's the system for building systems that we should be correcting.

The only unforgivable failure is the failure to learn from past failure.

Tom DeMarco: "Controlling Software Projects - Management Measurement & Estimation"

The lamp of experience... I know of no way of judging the future but by the past.

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Fri, 01 Jul 2022 10:58:18 GMT
Rail strikes: No rush to call for more action, says union
The RMT's comments follow last week's industrial action which caused travel disruption across the UK.
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Fri, 01 Jul 2022 10:29:59 GMT
Russia moves to take control of Sakhalin-2 oil and gas project
The Russian government moves to take over Sakhalin-2 in which Shell has a share of more than a quarter.
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Fri, 01 Jul 2022 16:58:57 GMT
UK and New Zealand expand working holiday visas
The age limit for a visa to live and work in either country will go up to 35 under a new deal.
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Fri, 01 Jul 2022 15:26:40 GMT
Energy companies' customer service hits record low
Standards have "plummeted" since last year when many firms went bust, Citizens Advice says.
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Fri, 01 Jul 2022 06:07:20 GMT
Missing Cryptoqueen: FBI adds Ruja Ignatova to top ten most wanted
Ruja Ignatova is accused of defrauding victims out of $4bn (£3.2bn) through a cryptocurrency scam.
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Thu, 30 Jun 2022 23:29:57 GMT
Cost of living: Families who care for relatives' children in crisis
Laura took in her two half-siblings six years ago, but says she is now struggling as prices soar.
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Wed, 29 Jun 2022 23:03:02 GMT
Petrol station staff abused over high fuel prices
There is a "huge increase" of abuse by drivers angry at the price at the pump, forecourt operators say.
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Wed, 29 Jun 2022 17:04:33 GMT
Heinz products off Tesco shelves after pricing dispute
The beans, sauce and soup-maker is pausing supply to the UK's largest supermarket in a price rise row.
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Wed, 29 Jun 2022 00:21:40 GMT
Poundland boosts £1 items in battle for shoppers
The discount chain says it is seeing a rise in customer numbers as people seek savings.
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Tue, 28 Jun 2022 11:33:38 GMT
Scratch card sales fall as cost of living rises
Camelot says there are signs consumers have "tightened their belts" as living costs rise.
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Mon, 27 Jun 2022 12:40:14 GMT
Plan to cut energy bills if you avoid peak-time use
Some households could get discounts for using less energy at peak times under National Grid's scheme.
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Fri, 24 Jun 2022 09:43:58 GMT
Cost of living: People cut back on food shopping as price rises bite
Retail sales fell 0.5% in May as households cut spending in supermarkets due to the rising cost of living.
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Wed, 22 Jun 2022 13:52:42 GMT
UK inflation rises at fastest rate for 40 years as food costs jump
Food, energy and fuel price rises help drive inflation up in May at its fastest pace since 1982.
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Wed, 22 Jun 2022 13:53:52 GMT
Chancellor Rishi Sunak defends likely pensions rise
There's criticism of the move as ministers warn workers not to expect pay rises to match increasing costs.
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Fri, 01 Jul 2022 06:46:34 GMT
US stocks see worst first half drop in more than 50 years
The S&P 500 index dropped by more than 20%, while major indexes around the world also fell sharply.
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Thu, 30 Jun 2022 20:58:30 GMT
Bulb boss Hayden Wood to step down from collapsed energy firm
Hayden Wood had stayed on with a £250,000 salary after the government put the company into administration.
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Fri, 01 Jul 2022 05:10:50 GMT
UK sandwich chain Pret A Manger to launch in India
Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries will open outlets across the country under a franchise deal.
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Thu, 30 Jun 2022 23:57:33 GMT
Hardship funding for students doubled last year
Universities gave £121m to students in financial difficulty, Freedom of Information responses suggest.
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Thu, 30 Jun 2022 20:55:06 GMT
TV ad breaks could get longer as rules reviewed
The number of advertising breaks could be altered, as viewing habits change and streaming services grow.
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Thu, 30 Jun 2022 17:19:12 GMT
Two million more people paying higher rate tax
The number of workers in higher income tax bands has risen by almost two million in three years, says HMRC.
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