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The Security Audit - The Daily WTF
Based on my own personal experience in these kinds of environments, I have a hunch about what happened.
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At the end of the quarter, Hunter’s boss will brag to the executive board about how his team has resolved 3,421 security issues identified by the audit. The board will nod sagely and pat themselves on the back for writing that check.
security  business 
august 2017 by eschew
Stylate
Pre-branded domain names + logos.
business  logo  domain  naming  branding  logos 
april 2012 by eschew
Daring Fireball Linked List: January 2008
"Just adding a more expensive model made the medium-priced version look more attractive [...]. Change what surrounds a product, in other words, and you can change what people think of it."
business  psychology 
january 2008 by eschew
John Resig - Programming Book Profits
Interesting behind-the-scenes look at how technical book authors make their (small amounts) of money
book  business  economics 
january 2008 by eschew
Inside Newegg at AnandTech
Tour, with pictures, of a "medium sized" 180,000 square foot Newegg warehouse. Modern Marvels, eat your heart out!
newegg  business 
november 2007 by eschew
Kremed! - CFO.com
The rise and fall of Krispy Kreme is a cautionary tale of ambition, greed, and inexperience.
business  food  story  article 
october 2007 by eschew
The New Yorker: Gladwell on Enron
The argument against the company, then, is more accurately that it didn’t tell its investors enough about its S.P.E.s. But what is enough? Enron had some three thousand S.P.E.s, and the paperwork for each one probably ran in excess of a thousand pages.
accounting  analysis  article  business  essay  ethics  finance  law  philosophy  politics  Gladwell  enron  NewYorker 
january 2007 by eschew
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