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You Don't Know JS Yet: Get Started
You Don't Know JS Yet: Get Started
You Don't Know JS Yet: Get Started by Kyle Simpson , Simon St.Laurent, et al.. Rated 5 out of 5 stars, with 12 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the javascript category.
The Green Mile Serial Novel Set Books 1-6
The Green Mile Serial Novel Set Books 1-6
The Green Mile Serial Novel Set Books 1-6 by Stephen King. Rated 4.4 out of 5 stars, with 34 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the Stephen King category.
SQL Server Forensic Analysis
SQL Server Forensic Analysis
SQL Server Forensic Analysis by Kevvie Fowler. Rated 5 out of 5 stars, with 1 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the 'SQL database' category.
Cloud Database Development and Management
Cloud Database Development and Management
Cloud Database Development and Management by Lee Chao. Rated 5 out of 5 stars, with 2 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the 'SQL database' category.
The Software Engineer's Guide to Freelance Consulting: The new book that encompasses finding and maintaining clients as a software developer, tax and legal tips, and everything in between.
The Software Engineer's Guide to Freelance Consulting: The new book that encompasses finding and maintaining clients as a software developer, tax and legal tips, and everything in between.
Offers plenty of useful information for getting into software consulting. Much of the material can likely be extended to many general consulting businesses. Contains a few chapters and sections on legal help and tax advise which should be hugely helpful. The authors are sure to remind the reader that a successful software consultant isn't just a coder, they're also businessmen. Doesn't put down full-time engineers (FTE) and provides pros and cons for being a FTE versus a freelance consultant. Goes beyond the scope of running a successful consulting business and touches on personal development and the possible lifestyle as a freelance consultant.

When my current endeavors are complete and I can start a consulting business, this is likely a book I'll reference.

This book unfortunately only receives 4 stars due to the frequent typos. Many words are missing, some words are typed twice, the highly elusive double space is reoccurring. Apparently chapter 12 was so important that there are two of them. Maybe chapter 11 leveled up since the editing of the book.
Mark Zuckerberg, Vampire Slayer - Volume 1: The Crimson Hack
Mark Zuckerberg, Vampire Slayer - Volume 1: The Crimson Hack
Looking for a fun summer read? Well, click, download and enjoy this book already! This is a funny, clever, tongue-in-cheek take on one of the more influential aspects of modern life...the development of social media..., but...with VAMPIRES. COME ON, could anything go better? Download the book, head outdoors and immerse yourself...but be sure to look over your shoulder.
Perdiendo la virginidad : cómo he sobrevivido, me he divertido y he ganado dinero haciendo negocios a mi manera
Perdiendo la virginidad : cómo he sobrevivido, me he divertido y he ganado dinero haciendo negocios a mi manera
Si quitamos de en medio las aventuras megalómanas de Branson, que a mi parecer, no son mas que publicidad, este tipo es muy interesante. Me par de mas humilde cuando habla de la evolución de los negocios a cuando relata los acontecimientos. En cualquier caso, no se espera una imparcialidad en una autobiografía. El libro me ha gustado... De hecho me ha aportado una gran visión de lo que consideró un modelo empresarial único, que marca el futuro claro de los negocios responsables.
Coding with JavaScript For Dummies (For Dummies Series)
Coding with JavaScript For Dummies (For Dummies Series)
This is a very poor book:
- It's expensive, but printed on cheap paper.
- It contains many mistakes, which will make some parts of the book impossible to follow, if you don't already have a background in computing or maths.
- many concepts are introduced without any explanation whatsoever at the time they're first being introduced.
- in order to understand some parts of the book, you're constantly having to refer back to other parts to find out what some of the code means.

Although there are supposedly on-line examples to try, these simply take you to "Coding Academy" and require you to follow the exercises in a different order from the Coding Academy order (presumably because the book is structured slightly differently). It doesn't work very well. In the end, I decided to run through the Coding Academy exercises in the proper order after finishing the book. It's not clear to me whether the authors even have anything to do with the creation of the Coding Academy exercises, although in the absence of anything to the contrary, I'll give them the benefit of the doubt on that one.

In summary, if you're looking for a beginner's book on Java Script, I recommend you avoid this one, and pick one of the others after making sure it has a significant positive user rating (which is what I ought to have done!)
Final Grade (Fear Street, No. 30)
Final Grade (Fear Street, No. 30)
This is my second review on a Fear Street novel. I really enjoyed the first dozen Fear Street books that R.L. Stine wrote, but after that, they all became predictable and boring. Characters just died just to die, and, in reality, when a bunch of kids at school get killed, the reality is there'd be a much bigger investigation, instead of things going on normally the next day as it seems in these books. That's what's really annoying about the later books, because they're so unrealistic. If over a 100 kids died within a year--as these books draw them out to be--I would REALLY be sure that the school would eventually shut down.
Final Grade was a predictable and annoying book to me, mostly because, A: it's predicatable, B: because the characters and their situations are annoying and you're like: I can't believe that's supposed to be real, and C: all the murders. I mean, come on!!
I like suspense novels, but when everyone just dies, there's nothing suspenseful about that.
Private Berlin
Private Berlin
This story takes place primarily in Germany when the communists took it over and after the Berlin Wall came down. That appealed to me because I was in Germany for a couple of days a few years ago and vividly remember seeing parts of the Berlin Wall and a few of the guard stations that were left standing for tourists to see. We the reader almost immediately learns that a team of investigators are trying to track one of their own who is missing. Mattie, who is associated with the team, had been engaged to Chris - also on the team - has been missing for at least a day. Mattie and her family and a few people become real for me in this story. This book also used an interesting device in which periodically a chapter was written in the first person but without that person letting the reader know the name of who was speaking. This make it both cryptic and kind of scary or "yucky", giving a sense of what kind of person the killer might be.

What I didn't particularly like was that quickly, as the investigation increased, too many people and names were introduced without my being able to take them in as real persons or having a sense of who they are. That aspect seems like too many details and overly complicated. Through most of the broad middle of the book, I felt as if Grisham was off his game or that he or Sullivan wrote separately; I was quite disappointed.
THE SUNDAY GENTLEMAN
THE SUNDAY GENTLEMAN
Irving Wallace at his best! A book for those who wonder if the world has any surprises yet.
With Wallace, author of The Prize and The Man, you will
Travel on the Orient Express, the world's most exciting, glamorous, and dangerous train...
Visit the most sinful, celebrated, and luxurious brothel in America (run by two genteel Southern Belles) where Congressmen and royalty spend their vacations...
Enter the German prison where four nations have 30 armed guards to watch over one lone criminal...
Meet the head of the Japanese Geisha Guild, a labor union unlike any other on earth...
See first-hand the French detective who catches murderers through specks of dust, the Dutch art forger who made three millions painting Vermeers, the Spanish marquis who labeled Hemingway "a fraud..."
And finally, pay a moving visit to a very special room in the White House - John F. Kennedy's Oval Office - nine weeks before Dallas.
In Our Image and Likeness: Humanity and Divinity in Italian Humanist Thought
In Our Image and Likeness: Humanity and Divinity in Italian Humanist Thought
This lengthy study of the origins, influences, and development of Italian humanism is a masterful study of the subject. In my opinion this is a book that requires time and study to complete. It should not simply be read from cover to cover, but annotated and considered. Still, regardless of the length and depth of the subject matter, Trinkhaus, as always, displays his mastery of the individuals studied along with their contributions not only to Italian humanism but subsequent historical impact. Additionally, Trinkaus writes lucidly and accessibly with excellent explanations of even the most complex of theological and philosophical concepts. History owes him an immense expression of gratitude for this work.
American Metalcraft TP10 TP Series 18-Gauge Aluminum Pizza Pan, Standard Weight, Wide Rim, 10-Inch
American Metalcraft TP10 TP Series 18-Gauge Aluminum Pizza Pan, Standard Weight, Wide Rim, 10-Inch
This pan is listed at 18" in diameter.In fact it is designed to fit an 18" pizza pie with 1/2 inch away from the edge all way round making it a 19" pie tin.I placed the tin in the oven and attempted to close the door,the door did not close all the way.This means that although you can fit an 18" pizza pie in the oven to keep it warm,which it will do nicely due to the fact that the opening allows for the surface of the pie to have airflow to keep it from overcrisping,bit that you will not be able to actually cook a pizza on it without somehow blocking the drafty section around the door.The quality of gauge and the form of this tin is excellent despite.It will make a wonderfull serving dish for pizza pies that you order from a restaurant,with a way to keep it nicely hot.Cleans easily.Stores easily.Good display tray.If you can live with the fact that this tin will not fit in most standard size ovens then this is the tray for you,and well worth the price.
GarageMate: Open your garage with your iPhones, Androids, or Apple Watch. Easy setup. Secure. Bluetooth4.0. Please read description fully before ordering.
GarageMate: Open your garage with your iPhones, Androids, or Apple Watch. Easy setup. Secure. Bluetooth4.0. Please read description fully before ordering.
I usually don't come on here and write reviews for things, but for this I have to.

First off, I am not sure how old my garage door opener is. I bought the house and it was already here, so I was worried that when I try to use this thing, it will be too old. I know that it says that it will work with most openers made after 1993, and I'm fairly sure mine was made not that long ago. But with my luck, it wouldn't work.

Two: I usually have bad luck with these types of things. I usually fail at trying to get them hooked up and working (my smart thermostat installation got so bad, i just said forget it and returned it...after a week of trying to get it to work.)

So, first off: it's incredibly easy to install. After reading the directions, it took me about 10 seconds to install just too wires and then plug the unit in. After that, you have to download the app and sync it to the unit. If you've ever synced anything via bluetooth to your phone, then you'll be fine with this. It's no different.

After that, you're good to go. It works perfectly. So I know that there's some other wifi openers on here, where you can open from anywhere in the world and things like that. If you want something like that, go for it. But for half the price and the quick installation, this one was definitely worth it.

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