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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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Thu, 23 May 2024 17:46:21 +1000
Australian fashion label Dion Lee collapses
Dion Lee will be run by administrators as a going concern as the hunt for a new buyer begins.
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Thu, 23 May 2024 17:15:51 +1000
ASX pares back early sharp losses as miners fall, tech gains
The Australian sharemarket pared back its early sharp losses, but mining heavyweights dragged the local bourse into negative territory.
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Thu, 23 May 2024 15:59:28 +1000
No ‘dirty deals done dirt cheap’: Why Murdoch teamed up with OpenAI
Rupert Murdoch has decided that a deal done with the ‘thieves and counterfeiters’ of AI is better than no deal.
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Thu, 23 May 2024 15:52:52 +1000
Power bills set to fall from July for the first time in two years
Regulator’s move to cap energy prices should provide relief for homes and businesses within weeks.
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Thu, 23 May 2024 15:45:00 +1000
‘Hunger Games’ with Lachlan Murdoch, Rebekah Brooks in town as News plans shake-up
News Corp’s top executives are in Sydney ahead of an overhaul of the group’s Australian news operations.
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Thu, 23 May 2024 14:37:18 +1000
Why ‘green dot’-obsessed managers are ruining remote work
Workers once hid behind pot plants and pillars to avoid their bosses’ roving eyes. These days, the ever-present “green dot” is making it much harder.
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Thu, 23 May 2024 13:22:06 +1000
Strickland gallops to glittering WA gold at Palomino
Strickland Metals has delivered “outstanding” initial diamond drill results at its Palomino prospect in WA with a 17m hit at a sparkly 10.6g/t gold from 144.7m.
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Thu, 23 May 2024 12:00:58 +1000
BHP’s expensive date with the Anglo directors
The Anglo American board has finally agreed to let BHP put forward the case for its now $74 billion takeover plan after the Australian mining giant upped its offer for the second time.
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Thu, 23 May 2024 10:44:33 +1000
A silver linings playbook
Every cloud has a silver lining and Dollar Bill reckons silver IS that silver lining right now. Once considered a poor man’s gold, silver is on the up and up.
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Thu, 23 May 2024 07:51:48 +1000
News Corp signs lucrative content deal with ChatGPT maker OpenAI
The pact could be worth more than $US250 million over five years and will allow OpenAI to use News Corp content in the ChatGPT-maker’s products.
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Thu, 23 May 2024 06:42:10 +1000
Anglo rejects BHP’s $74 billion third offer, but leaves door open for deal
BHP has gained a one-week extension to come up with an improved and binding takeover offer for Anglo American after its rival rejected its latest bid.
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Wed, 22 May 2024 18:21:59 +1000
The Star not suitable for licence in any circumstance, inquiry told
Counsel assisting Caspar Conde said there is no indication the casino giant is fit to be given a licence, even under the eye of a special manager.
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Wed, 22 May 2024 18:00:10 +1000
It’s defend yourself, or get crushed by China’s export tsunami
An open world economy cannot exist with a deformed Chinese economy that accounts for 13 per cent of global consumption but produces 31 per cent of all manufactured goods.
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Wed, 22 May 2024 17:52:52 +1000
ASX flatlines; Webjet a winner, Telstra tumbles again
The Australian sharemarket was unable to hang on to its early gains as weakness in communication stocks pulled the bourse slightly into the red.
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Wed, 22 May 2024 16:49:27 +1000
Nine boss says he won’t tolerate bad behaviour following media reports
Nine CEO Mike Sneesby reminded staff of the media group’s complaints and whistleblower policies following reports of misconduct by a long-time senior executive.
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Wed, 22 May 2024 15:57:24 +1000
Clock ticking for BHP as $64 billion bid deadline looms
The resources giant has until 2am on Thursday morning, Australian time, to increase its bid for rival miner Anglo American, issue a formal binding offer, or walk away.
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Wed, 22 May 2024 15:30:00 +1000
We are now in a vaudeville economy where bad news is good news
There’s a good chance that there’s enough bad news around on family finances that the government handouts won’t push up interest rates.
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Wed, 22 May 2024 15:17:37 +1000
Lendlease’s sacrifice of chairman won’t appease bloodthirsty investors
Many feel that the board has engaged in a bit of tinkering when full-scale renovation is needed.
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Wed, 22 May 2024 15:08:54 +1000
Lendlease chairman to exit property giant at AGM
Global property giant Lendlease has announced that chairman Michael Ullmer will retire at its annual general meeting in November, following concerns about the company’s underperformance.
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Wed, 22 May 2024 14:53:06 +1000
King River continues NT copper-gold hunt after rain delay
The heavens have finally closed over Tennant Creek and King River Resources has declared itself open for drilling business at its project in the Top End.
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