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The C++ Programming Language, 4th Edition
The C++ Programming Language, 4th Edition
The C++ Programming Language, 4th Edition by Bjarne Stroustrup. Rated 4.4 out of 5 stars, with 547 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the c++ category.
The Wings of War Boxset: Books 1 - 4
The Wings of War Boxset: Books 1 - 4
The Wings of War Boxset: Books 1 - 4 by Bryce O'Connor. Rated 4.7 out of 5 stars, with 839 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the J. K. Rowling category.
A Little Princess
A Little Princess
A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett, Alice Marti, et al.. Rated 4.5 out of 5 stars, with 1019 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the J. K. Rowling category.
Memories
Memories
Memories by John Amos. Rated 4 out of 5 stars, with 2 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the Nicholas Sparks category.
It's the Manager
It's the Manager
It's the Manager by Jim Clifton, Jim Harter, et al.. Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars, with 180 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the Stephen King category.
Sleeping Beauties: A Novel
Sleeping Beauties: A Novel
Sleeping Beauties: A Novel by Stephen King, Owen King, et al.. Rated 4.1 out of 5 stars, with 2691 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the Stephen King category.
The Python Apprentice
The Python Apprentice
The Python Apprentice by Robert Smallshire and Austin Bingham. Rated 4.1 out of 5 stars, with 7 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the 'Python programming' category.
RESTful Web APIs: Services for a Changing World
RESTful Web APIs: Services for a Changing World
RESTful Web APIs: Services for a Changing World by Leonard Richardson , Mike Amundsen, et al.. Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars, with 37 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the Ruby programming category.
Microsoft RPC Programming Guide (Nutshell Handbooks)
Microsoft RPC Programming Guide (Nutshell Handbooks)
Microsoft RPC Programming Guide (Nutshell Handbooks) by Ward Rosenberry, John Shirley , et al.. Rated 4.1 out of 5 stars, with 3 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the Shell programming category.
How to Make Money in Stocks: A Winning System in Good Times and Bad, Fourth Edition
How to Make Money in Stocks: A Winning System in Good Times and Bad, Fourth Edition
Don't get me wrong but this is one of the worst books I have ever read.

Let me explain why...
This book is about growth investing and growth investing only. The reason I thought the book is horrible is because the author go against some of the already proven techiniches and consensus already stabilished not only in Wall Street but for great legends like Benjamin Graham, Warren Buffett, John J. Murphy, Bulkowski, Nison and others.

For instance, he desregards the use of P/E or Discounted Cash Flow as a good metrics, giving exemples about the high P/E ratios found on Microsoft and other Tech Growth stocks and how the investor would have missed those stocks.
But he does not tell the story about the dot com bubble and how this same over valued P/E stocks went from a fortune to nothing, capitalizing on earning growth that even did not existed, more like a future promisse.

He gives other example about Bank of America with low P/E in 2008. For God Sakes a global financial crises and meltdown of stock market should not be a parameter for nothing and pro investor or not, who earned money in that year?

Other point the author dismiss based on his research is about Technical Analysis and some Patterns, saying almost all patterns have a low rate of success. The only pattern that he considers good is cup and handle because he was the first person to spot it and write about it, I guess...

On the final chapters the author have some chapters with titles like When to sell or how to time markets and stuff like that, but he does not give clear clues and techniques and pictures of how to do it and how to do it, he just talk in a shallow way.

He dislikes the idea of buying good and stabilished companys like Coca-Cola and Gillete just because the are too big to generate good profits or because he judges their management team old fellow with no interest to innovate or step out of the box. Also deslikes the idea of buy and hold good companies like Warren Buffett does.

In resume, is almost like he is saying "Go Big or Go Home!" and instigating the new investor to take risks with this unproven enterprises...

Like I said, this is a good for those interested in buy and look for growth stocks and maybe in this matter it can be a useful book, but to dismiss all the common sense and already proven techniques ranging from value investing and technical analysis for me would be madness
Inspirational Black Biographies: Oprah Winfrey, Trevor Noah, Michelle Obama, and More
Inspirational Black Biographies: Oprah Winfrey, Trevor Noah, Michelle Obama, and More
MH. has written a collection of mini autobiographies for numerous black entertainers, men and women and a sport athlete. The most interesting was Oprah Winfrey and The new most prominent impact to black women, Michelle Obama, the recent past First Lady. During her time in the spotlight as First Lady she was 100 per cent a woman and Mother. She has been the most active First Lady since Jacqueline Kennedy. This is an excellent collection of Black autobiographies......DEHS
Focus On: 100 Most Popular American Women chief Executives: Kellyanne Conway, Selena, Sandra Bullock, Oprah Winfrey, Lori Greiner, Sheryl Sandberg, Elaine ... Linda McMahon, Barbara Corcoran, etc.
Focus On: 100 Most Popular American Women chief Executives: Kellyanne Conway, Selena, Sandra Bullock, Oprah Winfrey, Lori Greiner, Sheryl Sandberg, Elaine ... Linda McMahon, Barbara Corcoran, etc.
Focus On: 100 Most Popular American Women chief Executives: Kellyanne Conway, Selena, Sandra Bullock, Oprah Winfrey, Lori Greiner, Sheryl Sandberg, Elaine ... Linda McMahon, Barbara Corcoran, etc. by Wikipedia contributors. Rated undefined out of 5 stars, with null ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the "Oprah Winfrey" category.
Bob Dylan Men's Surreal Tie Dye T-Shirt Multi
Bob Dylan Men's Surreal Tie Dye T-Shirt Multi
I bought this for my husband. The fabric is nice. The colors are true to what you see on line. We both like the quality and would order again the fabric is not thin so won't wear out fast.
100% Natural Biodegradable Eco-Friendly Bamboo Toothbrush Set - Durable & Reusable Dental Care for Adults - Soft Bristles for Teeth Whitening - Comes with Different Colors (4 Pack)
100% Natural Biodegradable Eco-Friendly Bamboo Toothbrush Set - Durable & Reusable Dental Care for Adults - Soft Bristles for Teeth Whitening - Comes with Different Colors (4 Pack)
Review of: OLA Bamboo - 100% Natural Biodegradable Eco-Friendly Bamboo Toothbrush Set

Wow. I really like these OLA Bamboo toothbrushes.

I find that the bristles are very soft … even softer than the name-brand one I’m using now. A nice benefit for me, and it might be for you as well, is that the head of the toothbrush is a little smaller than the name-brand brush I’m currently using (see photo comparison) so the OLA Bamboo toothbrush is a little more comfortable to use and to reach even the ‘hardest-to-reach’ areas of my mouth.

On the flip side, while I really like the idea of the handle being made out of bamboo and not some plastic, I would like to see a little more roundness to the edges of the handle. The handle is pretty comfortable as it is, but the handle would be even better if the edges were rounded just a little more. Of course, here’s a thought, being made out of bamboo, I may just take this as an opportunity to take out some sandpaper and form the handle the exact way I want and not a ‘one-size-fits-all’. Hum, maybe I will do that.

As of 7/24/2020, as this review is written, the price on Amazon is 13.99 for 4 brushes, which I consider to be a very fair price for such a quality toothbrush.

All-in- all, these toothbrushes are a quality product, with the extra bonus of being at least partially biodegradable, and offered at a good price.

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Marvel Black Panther Titan Hero Series 12-inch Black Panther
Marvel Black Panther Titan Hero Series 12-inch Black Panther
Hasbro's Titan Hero series have gone through a drastic re-haul the past year or so. Early series figures were very rigid with minimal points of articulation and lacked an overall level of detail. Despite the product listing, these new incarnations have 11 points of articulation which now allow movement in the shoulders, wrists and legs. However, the knees and elbows are still locked which is a bit of a disappointment. Overall, this Black Panther figure is quite impressive. Besides the newly added points of articulation, it looks exactly like the Black Panther from the upcoming movie with surprising amounts of detail. The dimpled texture, lines and grooves really makes this the best looking Titan Hero Series figure Hasbro has released so far. There is a strange, square-shaped indentation on its back which is either a part of the costume or a groove for some sort of attachment that wasn't included with the figure. Either way, I'm happy with this purchase.
Asterix 27: Der Sohn des Asterix (German Edition)
Asterix 27: Der Sohn des Asterix (German Edition)
Eigentlich hätte ich gar keinen Stern gegeben, wenn das möglich gewesen wäre. Die Bilder und die Schrift sind als Doppelseite nicht lesbar. Als Einzelseite ist das Lesen zwar möglich, jedoch immer noch kein Vergnügen. Eine Vergrößerung der Bilder ist nur unter Verlust der Bildschärfe möglich, so dass man die Buchstaben nur noch erahnen kann. Sehr sehr schlechte Qualität und das für 5,99 Euro. Vom Ebook würde ich definitiv abraten. Dann lieber das normale Heft im Laden kaufen.
Wonderful Matilda Sticker Activity Book
Wonderful Matilda Sticker Activity Book
Our daughter is a big Roald Dahl fan and we have started collecting these coloured editions for her. They’re lovely books and Matilda is no exception. Good quality paper and much bigger than the usual paperbacks so ideal for reading together. The coloured illustrations make them feel even more special. Will definitely be buying more!
Vmini Water Bottle - Standard Mouth Stainless Steel & Vacuum Insulated Bottle, New Straw Lid with Wide Handle, White & 22 oz
Vmini Water Bottle - Standard Mouth Stainless Steel & Vacuum Insulated Bottle, New Straw Lid with Wide Handle, White & 22 oz
 I bought this water bottle for my daughter as part of her graduation bundle. She is all about the mermaid colors that this has in it, the teal color is one of her favorites. This water bottle is seriously one of the best I've ever come across.
The water bottle itself is not only cute but it is easy to open, easy to drink from, and easy to clean. Taking it places is simple. The handle allows for it to be carried and it fits in her cup bike holder and backpack drink pocket without issues. The spout opens and the inner straw allows for liquid to be sucked into it and for you to get a drink.
The quality is great, it is durable, and she absolutely loves it. She will put it in the sink and the next morning it will still have ice from the morning before then, so that to me is very impressive as far as how insulated this is.
When I was browsing for a new water bottle for her I happened to notice that replacement parts were sold for this particular cup as well as other cups made by this brand Which to me is important as the straws don't last forever, the spouts get wore out and need a new lid, and not having to buy a whole new cup but being able to buy replacement parts is perfect. I've found our new brand of cups and can't wait to try some other styles and sizes!
adidas Kids' Adilette Shower Sandal
adidas Kids' Adilette Shower Sandal
Because it's summer and rather hot outside my son wears these all day every day. They are easy getting in and out of. He just slips them on and he's ready to play! Amazingly he can run, jump, climb and do whatever else his little heart desires in these shoes. He loves how comfortable they are and i love what an amazing deal I got on them! Surely for Adidas you're going to pay more, nope not for these shoes! I even purposely bought them one size too big so he could still fit into them next summer. They are somewhat big on him but that doesn't slow him down or make them difficult to wear. They are good for days at the lake, you can wear them in the water so you don't have to walk on all the painful rocks at the bottom and if they do slip off it's no big deal because they float! Great deal and a steal at the price you'll pay for them. Buy them! You won't be disappointed I promise you!
Airfree Iris 3000 Air Purifier, Small, Black
Airfree Iris 3000 Air Purifier, Small, Black
I recently bought a new place to live. Even though it is in the city, there is a small chicken farm nearby which lost control of its flock’s poop smells about two months after I moved in. Next to the chicken farm is a stream where returning fish come to spawn and then die, laying rotting on the banks. The tang was bad enough, but then my neighbour began experimenting with exotic cuisines along the lines of “spoiled rectum of putrefied meat prepared with stinky spices soaked in bad vodka”. Stench city!

The smell was overpowering and it all settled into one room, which I began referring to as “the gas chamber”. Unfortunately, that was my bedroom. When my condo neighbour started cooking, sometimes at 4am, I would suddenly wake to tears running down my cheeks and start gagging for air, throwing open a window just in time to get a refreshing lungful of chicken poop and rotting fish.

What to do? I tried carbon filters, scented candles, a heavy-duty HEPA filter with carbon pre-filter, sprays, air wicks set on maximum, and lots of other things. None of them worked. The smell even overpowered any pleasant odours, like bread baking.

Sleep was becoming impossible.

After spending a lot of money on remedies which didn’t work, I stumbled on the Airfree Iris 3000. It was not cheap, but neither was living in a place where sleep was impossible because of the stench. When first plugging it in, there was a kind of unpleasant chemical odour and the manual does warn about that smell in new units, saying that it takes a while to burn off, but compared to the prevalent stink, it was nothing.

Here is the good news: about 12 hours later, all the smells in the bedroom were gone. That night, I slept like a log. As far as I’m concerned, this air purifier paid for itself the first couple of days. The key phrase is “about 12 hours later”. It took that long for the Airfree to clear out the air in the room. By the way, I set it on a desk away from the wall so that air could circulate through it better than if it had been set on the floor.

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