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UK broadband project running two years late, auditors chide

The project is also expected to cost £207m more than planned -- a bill that will be footed by the taxpayers.

By July 5, 2013


Auditors question U.S. wireless competition

Government Accountability Office issues report stating prices have dropped for U.S. wireless consumers, but questioning whether market is truly competitive.

By August 26, 2010


Solyndra auditors cast doubt over solar upstart

A financial audit casts doubt over the company's financial picture, which could make it harder for Solyndra to raise money by going public as planned.

By April 2, 2010


EC auditors criticize Galileo overruns

The project to develop a European civilian rival to the U.S. military's GPS system was hampered by poor management, the European Court of Auditors has found.

By July 1, 2009


Facebook opens vote on policy changes, addresses privacy concerns

The site's proposed policy changes are officially open for a vote. Think it's a farce? The company's calling in an independent auditor.

By December 3, 2012


Click Forensics, Yahoo take on click-fraud cases

The click-fraud auditor says it built software in partnership with Yahoo that lets advertisers automatically deal with the costs of fraudulent clicks in a search ad campaign.

By July 9, 2008


Golden state no big offshorer?

A report from the California State Auditor says limited data "suggests the State is spending little on services performed offshore."

By January 21, 2005


Where tech and business collide

For those of you who are unaware of my history, I used to work at an unnamed Big 4 auditor before I made my move to writing. Back then, my life was one big blur of hard work, mental exercise and boredom.

By September 1, 2007


Samsung denies employing child workers at its supplier

Samsung has denied any child workers were employed at the factory where its mobile phones are made.

By December 16, 2012