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Book Review: You Are Not So Smart

You Are Not So Smart: Why You Have Too Many Friends on Facebook, Why Your Memory Is Mostly Fiction, and 46 Other Ways You’re Deluding Yourself by David McRaney My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is a fantastic book about the workings of our minds. I loved listening to the different experiments and the […]

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Book Review: Start Small, Stay Small

Start Small, Stay Small: A Developer’s Guide to Launching a Startup by Rob Walling My rating: 4 of 5 stars As a developer, I’m not necessarily looking to start a business that makes millions of dollars. I’m just looking to start/run a business that lets me work my own hours and live a comfortable life. […]

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Tapworthy – Book Review

Tapworthy by Josh Clark My rating: 4 of 5 stars One of the best books about iPhone development that doesn’t have a single bit of code in it (which is a good thing). This book is completely focused on making good design and interface choices when building your iPhone apps. As a developer with very […]

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“The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet’s Nest” – Book Review

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest by Stieg Larsson My rating: 5 of 5 stars A fantastic conclusion to the Millenium trilogy. This book was just as great, if not better, than its predecessors. What I loved most was that the book wrapped up all of the loose ends from the entire series, something […]

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Book Review – “The Girl Who Played With Fire”

The Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg Larsson My rating: 5 of 5 stars One of the best books I have ever read. This second book in the Stieg Larson series is even more powerful and compelling than the first. Stieg did an amazing job of pulling you to the edge of your seat […]

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo – Book Review

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson My rating: 4 of 5 stars This is originally a Swedish book and although it has been translated to English very well, I had some troubles keeping characters straight because of the names. But, I generally have a problem keeping characters straight which is one of […]

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Rework – Book Review

Rework by Jason Fried My rating: 4 of 5 stars This was a really short book with a lot of inspirational and sound advice. It offered examples from the authors experiences as founders of Basecamp and Ruby on Rails and how they’ve kept their company small and employees dispersed and have been very successful in […]

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