Risks Digest [...]

There are obviously a lot of good books about shipping software and managing the inherent risks: Everyone knows The Mythical Man Month, or Code Complete. But one great resource that doesn’t get enough press is The Risks Digest, an online news summary of software and technology risks that goes back to August 1985. Risks is a catalog of failure and problems with software and hardware—30+ straight years of screwups, malicious hacks, dumb mistakes, mistaken good intentions, and corruption. (I find myself drifting back to it every few weeks, because it’s such a universal document of the technology industry—it’s contrarian and pessimistic, because it cares.) (Source)

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