The Bard is an acquired taste; but like many acquired tastes, it’s worth the effort.
A classic memoir from a wonderful writer about Harold Ross, the colorful founding editor of the New Yorker.
One of America’s greatest early writers, underappreciated today, Washington Irving set the tone for irreverent American humor for the next two centuries with this engaging satire.
One of the best of Charles Dickens’ books and one of the best Christmas stories ever written, this is a must for any reader getting into the holiday spirit. You don’t have to be religious, you just have to believe it is possible for any of us to be a little better than we are.
The current GPS system is expected to remain operational until mid-2021. The DOD is racing to field the next generation of satellites, ground control stations and receivers while keeping the current system running.
If you enjoy reading for its own sake, rather than as just a tool for work or study, you probably have a handful of books that are like old friends that you come back to again and again. Worth Reading is a blog for sharing some of my favorite books.
Running behind on meeting the EU’s new GDPR privacy rules? These tools can help you meet the requirements and stay in compliance by deadline.
A survey of federal IT and security personnel shows that a lack of money and skilled workers are the biggest impediments to security, and careless insiders represent the greatest threat. Doing more with less is not the answer; if leaders are serious about IT security they must put the money where the collective mouth is.
The latest revision of NIST’s catalog of security and privacy controls (SP800-53) addresses the challenges to both the public and private sectors of an increasingly interconnected information infrastructure that includes industrial control systems and the Internet of Things.
A contract has been awarded for a multi-billion dollar dedicated public safety network, which is supposed to be up and running within five years. But coverage, reliability and security remain challenges for the ambitious project.