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NewsReddit suffers a major outage after thousands of subreddits temporarily shut down Pin
Kent Sharkey12-Jun-23 8:01
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NewsCrockford on JavaScript Pin
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NewsWindows is reportedly force-installing graphics drivers, ignoring user settings Pin
Kent Sharkey12-Jun-23 7:46
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GeneralRe: Windows is reportedly force-installing graphics drivers, ignoring user settings Pin
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NewsVisual Studio’s IntelliSense list can now steer GitHub Copilot code completions Pin
Kent Sharkey11-Jun-23 12:46
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NewsSelf-healing code is the future of software development Pin
Kent Sharkey11-Jun-23 12:46
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GeneralRe: Self-healing code is the future of software development Pin
Kaladin12-Jun-23 3:38
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GeneralRe: Self-healing code is the future of software development Pin
Slacker00712-Jun-23 3:51
professionalSlacker00712-Jun-23 3:51 
The word "healing" implies a wound. A healed wound almost always leaves a scar.

So, one would ask then, do healed wounds from a code bug leave a scar?

Self-fixing seems to be a more appropriate word, albeit less dramatic.
NewsGoogle Drive is dropping support for Windows 8 and 8.1 in August Pin
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NewsResearch takes first steps towards realizing mechanical qubits Pin
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NewsF# is the .NET Rust Pin
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NewsMicrosoft commits to supporting customers on their responsible AI journeys Pin
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NewsResearchers discover that ChatGPT prefers repeating 25 jokes over and over Pin
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NewsGitHub accused of varying Copilot output to avoid copyright allegations Pin
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NewsBrowser extension developers targeted with schemes and scams Pin
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NewsJailed hacker allowed into IT class, hacks prison computers Pin
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NewsMicrosoft adds AI voice chat to Bing on desktop Pin
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NewsGoogle to start factoring office attendance into performance reviews Pin
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NewsWasted developer time costs businesses billions Pin
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