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Old 10-16-2012, 08:00 PM
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Tolerance of risk and consequences for failure.

Like in software or (electrical) hardware design: is the product going to go into a remote control for a TV set or in a pacemaker?
In the first case, if something goes wrong, maybe the owner will just mash the volume button a bit longer. In the second case, someone dies.

Extreme example.
Don't resent growing old. Many are denied the privilege.
-- Irish Proverb

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