Why the culture of cybersecurity is broken–and how to fix it
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Why the culture of cybersecurity is broken–and how to fix it

By Nate Fick6 minute ReadLast year saw some of the largest security breakdowns of all time. Half a billion Marriott Starwood customers had their personal data compromised. More than 100 U.S. university research programs had valuable intellectual property stolen. Ransomware attacks disrupted municipal services in Atlanta and Baltimore. In the midst of these spectacular failures,…

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How Rapid ‘Testing and Learning’ During Product Development Saves Time and Money
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How Rapid ‘Testing and Learning’ During Product Development Saves Time and Money

Product Testing Investing money and design work is all very well. But what do your (potential) customers think? That’s what really counts. Image credit: Westend61 | Getty Images February 26, 2019 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. A few weeks ago, I met with an extremely frustrated founder. “I just…

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Photography and sex in Amos Badertscher’s Baltimore
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Photography and sex in Amos Badertscher’s Baltimore

Sex in the archives By Barry Reay February 11th 2019 The Baltimore photographer Amos Badertscher has been cataloguing queer lives in his city since the 1960s: male sex workers and their girlfriends, the 1990s Baltimore and Washington club culture, transgender people, crack and heroin addiction, and the impact of AIDS. His is the largest extant…

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Karl Lagerfeld, fashion designer, dies aged 85
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Karl Lagerfeld, fashion designer, dies aged 85

The fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has died aged 85, his Chanel label has said. As one of the most prolific and admired designers of modern times, Lagerfeld’s influence on the fashion industry is unparalleled. Known fondly in fashion circles as “the Kaiser” thanks to his German heritage, he was famously uncompromising in his design vision,…

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Winter storm to hit all of Utah with snow – KSL.com

SALT LAKE CITY — Add Zion National Park to the list of places bracing for a large snowstorm that’s expected to hit all of Utah throughout the rest of the week.Yes, southern Utah, which already received a few inches of snow over Presidents Day weekend, is expected to receive more snow as a part of…

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Fontaines D.C. – “Big” Video
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Fontaines D.C. – “Big” Video

Over the last two years, the Dublin post-punk/garage rock quintet Fontaines D.C. have been steadily gaining more notoriety thanks to a buzzy run of singles and the strength of their live shows. After signing to Partisan, there were rumblings of an impending debut album. And today, just a couple weeks out from the band’s first…

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Sustainable Investing: Take these 3 steps to climate-proof your investments
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Sustainable Investing: Take these 3 steps to climate-proof your investments

It has been raining in Nashville. I don’t mean a little rain, I mean 13.47 inches of rain through Feb. 23, a mere 3 inches shy of the record monthly rainfall we received in 2010, which unfortunately flooded my home and many others in the area. Needless to say, I’ve been more than a little…

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Atomic Books Comics Preview – February 7, 2019

« older | Main Largehearted Boy Page | newer » February 7, 2019 Atomic Books Comics Preview – February 7, 2019 In the weekly Atomic Books Comics Preview, Benn Ray highlights notable new comics, graphic novels, and books. Benn Ray is the owner of Atomic Books, an independent bookstore in Baltimore. He also runs the…

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Ethel Ennis, singer who walked away from fame
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Ethel Ennis, singer who walked away from fame

NEW YORK — Ethel Ennis was in bed one night in the mid-1950s when Billie Holiday called.Ms. Ennis was in her mid-20s at the time, a jazz vocalist on the rise and, like Holiday, a product of Baltimore. At first she figured it was a prank call. But she quickly recognized Holiday’s dusty voice.“You have…

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Prosecutors are zeroing-in on the Trump inaugural committee amid mounting allegations of illegal activity
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Prosecutors are zeroing-in on the Trump inaugural committee amid mounting allegations of illegal activity

The attorney general for the District of Columbia subpoenaed President Donald Trump’s 2017 inaugural committee on Wednesday. Reuters/Jonathan Ernst The attorney general for the District of Columbia subpoenaed President Donald Trump’s 2017 inaugural committee on Wednesday for documents. The inaugural committee has come under scrutiny for alleged improper spending of some of its record $107…

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