Monthly Archives: August 2015

Brett, why are your car keys in the fridge?

“Well, it starts with the Japanese…” This is the point that my co-workers either start grinning and backing out of my office or I see the whites of their eyes as they roll violently… Poka-yoke is a Japanese term that means “mistake-proofing”. Enough bullshit. What the hell are you actually talking about? Car keys in […]

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Why businesses need to stop emailing passwords!

Every few weeks or so, a technical person on Twitter mentions to a business that they shouldn’t be receiving their login details in an email. It’s bad practice and not secure they scream… and the businesses carry on. In this post, without being technology specific or going into too much technical detail, I’m going to […]

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