darthcamaro writes: Remember the Flip? When Pure Digital Technology first came out with the device it was one of the hottest gadgets, providing users with an ultra-portable camcorder. Then Cisco came along and bought the Flip for $590 million in 2009. Now less than two years later, Cisco is throwing the money, 550 employees and the Flip out the door.
Computers are unreliable, but humans are even more unreliable.
Any system which depends on human reliability is unreliable.