IT News - PM

Despite efforts to re-engineer software development with new methodologies and tools, projects still warp time lines thanks to bureaucracy, new demands, and the nature of code

Peter Wayner writes in CIO, "Douglas Hofstadter, longtime computer programmer and author of Godel, Escher, Bach, summed up his experience in the computing trenches with this eponymous law: It always takes longer than you expect, even when you take into account Hofstadter's Law..."

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