1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

The craziest stories of the tech sector

Discussion in 'Network World' started by RSS, Oct 3, 2016.

  1. RSS

    RSS New Member Member

    Network World started its Wider Net stories in 2003 in an effort to lighten up our news pages, acknowledging that there is a lot more to the world of enterprise networking and IT other than speeds and feeds of switches and routers and WAN links.

    The story approach was modeled somewhat after the Wall Street Journal's famed and quirky front page A-Hed articles (i.e., the middle column), but tended more to networking topics, from "When animals attack…networks" to the story of networking's most famous couple, Alice and Bob of security lesson fame.

    While Network World did away with its formal weekly Wider Net articles when the publication switched over to publishing twice a month, we've tried to continue mixing in lighthearted pieces through our blogs and in other places on our website and print magazine. Here are some of our favorites:

    To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

    Continue reading...

Share This Page