Reply to post: Re: Too bad it took a collision

I could throttle you right about now: US Navy to ditch touchscreens after kit blamed for collision

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Re: Too bad it took a collision

"Well, at least that's one mistake they'll not make again for long while."

Don't count on it. In the old days of the IT industry it was quite common for the O/S developer staff to be renewed about every 18 months - as promotions etc took effect.

Those of us in the support group would see particular software bugs repeat in the same cycle - as a new coder decided they could (un)do something in an "obvious" way.

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