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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.

Patrick Henry

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Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:02:03 GMT
Blood test could predict early Alzheimer's, scientists say

The test looks for a structural protein that leaks out of damaged or dying neurons.
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Wed, 23 Jan 2019 00:52:01 GMT
'Imagine your plans for 2019': Mystery $1m lotto winner yet to claim prize

NSW Lotteries urging people to check their tickets as there is no way of contacting the winner to break the life-changing news.
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Wed, 23 Jan 2019 00:52:03 GMT
More than 69,000 HSC certificates issued with wrong date

NSW Education Minister said he was "furious" about the error and that NESA would not receive any additional funding to reprint and mail out new certificates.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:01:00 GMT
Target and superquiz, Wednesday, January 23

Trivia buffs: test your knowledge with today's interactive superquiz and target.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:01:10 GMT
Editorial cartoon

The day's burning issues as seen through the eyes of our cartoonists.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:00:00 GMT
Source of water problem obvious, solutions just as clear

The locals at Menindee can tell Bill Shorten what is needed if he will listen.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:00:00 GMT
Could Eddings be caught out in latest lobbying?

When Cricket Australia announced Earl Eddings was its new chairman, everyone expected the former first-grade batsman would hang around for some time.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:00:00 GMT
Uni adds Aboriginal history, Shakespeare and Homer to Ramsay Centre major

The University of Queensland has extended the Ramsay Centre's proposed course structure and reading lists to include texts such as Henry Reynolds' selected writings on Aboriginal-settler relations in Australia.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:00:00 GMT
Why I joined the board of the Ramsay Centre

Far from being a businessman’s fantasy to subvert universities to a narrow frame of thinking, the Ramsay Centre is a radical endeavour to invigorate a non-utilitarian spirit of fearless scholarship.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:00:00 GMT
Architects, secretaries and lawyers facing biggest changes at work

The tasks that architects have to do have changed by more than 42 per cent between 2006 and 2016, while a butcher's work day has changed only 6 per cent.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:00:00 GMT
Let's redress gender imbalance in Australia Day medals

These medals are for all Australian heroes and can be seen as a way to increase the visibility of the diversity in our community and stop gendered violence.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:00:00 GMT
MP chauffeur-driven cars should be electric

If the federal government wants to act on climate change it has to start putting its money where its mouth is.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:00:00 GMT
'Gamble paid off': the students who juggle HSC and US entrance exam

Max Samengo said that doing an external exam during the HSC might have affected his marks, but e has now been accepted into the University of Chicago.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 20:15:02 GMT
Watchdogs wined, dined and given corporate gifts without scrutiny

Presents in recent years include champagne and vintage wines, expensive dinners, concert tickets, airline upgrades and customised "training seminars".
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:24:00 GMT
'Turned our lives around': Victorians lead surge in organ donations

Victoria is leading the way on newly released organ donation figures, as nationwide numbers see a marked increase.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:02:00 GMT
We're not doing enough about a lethal cancer that's easily treated

The figures I obtained last year from Victorian public hospitals showed many patients waiting months and even years longer than they should for a colonoscopy.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 22:40:02 GMT
Could the Israeli way with water help Australia?

Israeli expert calls for more cooperation with Australia
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 10:52:01 GMT
Man drowns in Bushrangers Bay Beach on the Mornington Peninsula

The man was with a friend when they both got into trouble about 5pm on Tuesday, police said.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 09:39:48 GMT
Two former PMs and ex premier feature at Ramsay Centre's debut course

Thirty mostly high school students had a high-powered list of speakers at a summer school course on Western civilisation.
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Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:05:01 GMT
Kondo confession: I have 113 coat-hangers in a 75cm wardrobe

I'm coming out of the closet about my overstuffed wardrobe.
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