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Excel software: Why using Microsoft’s caused Covid-19 results to be lost –

Excel software: Why using Microsoft’s caused Covid-19 results to be lost. The badly thought-out use of Microsoft’s Excel software was the reason nearly 16,000 coronavirus cases went unreported in England. And it appears that Public Health England (PHE) was to blame, rather than a third-party contractor. The issue was caused by the way the agency[…]

United Kingdom cases jump after COVID records glitch -

United Kingdom cases jump after COVID records glitch

United Kingdom cases jump after COVID records glitch. A technical recording issue has been blamed for a surge in Britain’s COVID-19 case numbers. A technical failure in England’s COVID-19 testing data system has now been fixed and should not be repeated, Work and Pensions Secretary Therese Coffey has said. Britain reported a jump in daily[…]