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Come here and work on hard problems, especially the ones on our doorstep

Almost one year ago I stood up in-front of a bunch of people and said “We learn to code badly”, and uneventfully went back to my day job. More recently, by accident and mostly luck, I stumbled into an opportunity I wasn’t sure existed—Write code to help people learn through play. I’ll be working at Code Club: A worldwide network of coding clubs for children aged 9–11. It isn’t going to be glamorous code filled with...

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How Not To Handle A Malware Outbreak

Malware is a pervasive problem in enterprises today. It can often be insidious as hell and difficult to ferret out. But, there are times when the response to a malware outbreak defies even basic common sense. The CIO for the Economic Development Administration (EDA) thought that a scorched earth policy was the best approach… From the (Depart of Commerce audit report)[http://www.oig.doc.gov/OIGPublications/OIG-13-027-A.pdf]...