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Tragic, and worse due to the misunderstanding.


blobbers · 2019-10-28 · Original thread

This book covers Business in Bhopal as well as a variety of other design related disasters (Therac-25) etc.

Not a bad read.

blobbers · 2016-08-01 · Original thread
This story was covered in the book 'Set Phasers On Stun' ( It was required reading in our Introduction to Engineering class in first year.

As an engineering student it was meant to imprint one thing upon us, but talk about a dark introduction to the word 'responsibility'...

rbanffy · 2014-09-10 · Original thread has many stories about user interfaces, bugs and their occasional lethality.

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