Invasion of the bugs

March 1999
Thrust for Educational Leadership;Mar/Apr99, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p20
Reports on the failure of software companies to fix the bugs in their products in 1998, according to Bruce Brown of Bugnet. Microsoft's technical support and bug-fixing responsiveness; Bugnet's publication of bugs and fixes in each monthly issue.


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