Python 3.8.0b4 is now available for testing

It’s time for the last beta release of Python 3.8. Go find it at: https://www.python.org/downloads/release/python-380b4/ This release is the last of four planned beta release previews. Beta release previews are intended to give the wider community the opportunity to test new features and bug fixes and to prepare their projects to support the new feature release.

Source: Python 3.8.0b4 is now available for testing

T-Mobile received clearance to merge with Sprint

T-Mobile has received clearance from the DOJ to complete its $26.5 billion merger with Sprint (S, TMUS)

Source: https://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/sprint-t-mobile-merger-approved-by-doj-stock-price-reaction-2019-7-1028389070

Die Analyse des Tages

Sascha Lobo analysiert gelassen und objektiv die allgemeine Situation.

Smartphones are the primary internet device in 2015.

Coming from 15% in 2013, smartphones are the primary device to connect to the internet only two years later. 2015 that that went up to 33%. Laptop and Desktop lost significantly in the same period.

Politik: Wir und die anderen. #VDS

Das ist sicher nicht so gemeint von der Politik, das gibt sicher einen vollkommen nachvollziehbaren Grund.

via: Schlecky Silberstein

Technology is not our destiny. #dld15

@amcafee: Technology is not our destiny. We shape our destiny.

via Twitter.

Recovery Strategy Considerations

The setup, maintenance, and execution of the recovery strategy must cost no more than the value of protecting the relevant technological asset or business process.

Ensure that the financial benefit of the chosen strategy equals or outweighs the total cost of the strategy.

Lessons Learneds – Flight Projects Directorate Code 400

Raum- und Mondmissionen sind berühmt für hervorragendes Projektmanagement und so finden sich bei der NASA auch schöne Dokumente zu dem Thema. Besonders schön zu lesen sind die 128. von Jerry Madden, Retired Associate Director (400), niedergeschriebenen Erfahrungen (Lessons Learned) zu lesen. Bezüglich Meetings hat er eine ganze Reihe von Ratschlägen. Einer hat meine ganz besondere Aufmerksamkeit gefunden.

115. Reviews, meetings, and reality have little in common.

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