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Any empirical research comparing IT project failure rates to other domains?

IT projects are legendary for high failure rates, cost overruns, and schedule overruns. Hence the motivations for questions like this. Is there any actual empirical research that compares the ...
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What is the biggest weakness of students graduating with degrees in Computer Science?

This question is directed more toward employers and graduate student advisors/professors but all opinions are welcome. What do you find is a common weakness of new hires and/or new grad students? Is ...
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Economics of a career in bioinformatics

I am a software developer looking for a new set of challenges. I am therefore seriously considering undertaking study towards a Masters of Science in Bioinformatics (I have a bachelor degree in Comp ...