December 12, 2000
NASA backs project to develop crash-proof computer
Author: JT Smith
The Register reports that major IT players have signed on to a NASA research effort that aims to create a crash-proof computer. "We wish the consortium well, but can't resist the observation that the fortunes of the IT industry over the last 30 years haven't exactly been hurt by the production of ropy software and servers that are up down like a pair of tart's knickers"