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You Don't Know Js: Async & Performance
You Don't Know Js: Async & Performance
You Don't Know Js: Async & Performance by Kyle Simpson. Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars, with 70 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the javascript category.
Babylon.js Essentials
Babylon.js Essentials
Babylon.js Essentials by Julien Moreau-Mathis. Rated 2 out of 5 stars, with 1 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the javascript category.
PHP & MySQL: The Missing Manual
PHP & MySQL: The Missing Manual
PHP & MySQL: The Missing Manual by Brett McLaughlin. Rated 3.6 out of 5 stars, with 41 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the mysql category.
Rowling J.K. (Rouling Dzh.) Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. Garri Potter i uznik Azkabana./Rowling J.K. (Rowling has J..) Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. Harry Potter and prisoner
Rowling J.K. (Rouling Dzh.) Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. Garri Potter i uznik Azkabana./Rowling J.K. (Rowling has J..) Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. Harry Potter and prisoner
Rowling J.K. (Rouling Dzh.) Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. Garri Potter i uznik Azkabana./Rowling J.K. (Rowling has J..) Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. Harry Potter and prisoner by n/a. Rated undefined out of 5 stars, with undefined ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the J. K. Rowling category.
Nicholas Sparks 6 books
Nicholas Sparks 6 books
Nicholas Sparks 6 books by Nicholas Sparks and N. Sparks. Rated undefined out of 5 stars, with undefined ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the Nicholas Sparks category.
Work Play Love (German Edition)
Work Play Love (German Edition)
Work Play Love (German Edition) by Ruth Clampett and Maike Hallmann. Rated 5 out of 5 stars, with 1 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the Nicholas Sparks category.
Autumn Hunting
Autumn Hunting
Autumn Hunting by Tom Callaghan. Rated 3.8 out of 5 stars, with 9 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the John Grisham category.
LA NIEBLA
LA NIEBLA
LA NIEBLA by Stephen King. Rated 4.6 out of 5 stars, with 58 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the Stephen King category.
Raspberry Pi 3: The Ultimate Guide to the World of Raspberry Pi 3, Python, Programming, Micro Computer (Simple Step By Step Guide for Beginners, Raspberry Pi 3 for Dummies, Raspberry Pi 3 Projects)
Raspberry Pi 3: The Ultimate Guide to the World of Raspberry Pi 3, Python, Programming, Micro Computer (Simple Step By Step Guide for Beginners, Raspberry Pi 3 for Dummies, Raspberry Pi 3 Projects)
Raspberry Pi 3: The Ultimate Guide to the World of Raspberry Pi 3, Python, Programming, Micro Computer (Simple Step By Step Guide for Beginners, Raspberry Pi 3 for Dummies, Raspberry Pi 3 Projects) by Jake Smith. Rated 3.8 out of 5 stars, with 7 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the 'Python programming' category.
SQL Tricks (Advanced Database Programming)
SQL Tricks (Advanced Database Programming)
SQL Tricks (Advanced Database Programming) by Chris Fehily. Rated 3.2 out of 5 stars, with 9 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the 'SQL database' category.
Exam Ref 70-483 Programming in C#
Exam Ref 70-483 Programming in C#
Exam Ref 70-483 Programming in C# by Rob Miles. Rated 4.1 out of 5 stars, with 43 ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the Go programming category.
Tv Guide May 16-22 1998 Julia Roberts
Tv Guide May 16-22 1998 Julia Roberts
Tv Guide May 16-22 1998 Julia Roberts by TV Guide. Rated undefined out of 5 stars, with undefined ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the Julia programming category.
Hands-On RESTful Web Services with TypeScript 3: Design and develop scalable RESTful APIs for your applications
Hands-On RESTful Web Services with TypeScript 3: Design and develop scalable RESTful APIs for your applications
I'm a Java veteran interested in understanding better the modern JS web development world. I really like the topic and the hands-on approach that the author chooses to explain modern RESTful API programming. However, the eBook is so full of errors, it doesn't deserve more than 2 stars. Please spend some time and re-visit the code examples in the book and fix them.
At least the git repository that contains all code from the book seems to to be tested and has running examples.
A Few Lessons for Investors and Managers From Warren Buffett
A Few Lessons for Investors and Managers From Warren Buffett
Some good teachings from Warren Buffet, presented in an interesting format, but, sincerely, not the book I was expecting. For someone who has read all of Buffets letters to investors, this books is just a recollection of some ideas and thoughts deemed relevant to Peter Bevelin.

If you want quick look into Buffets letters, this book is ok, but if you want something more profound, I would suggest simply reading Buffet's letters directly on his website.
Tao of Charlie Munger: A Compilation of Quotes from Berkshire Hathaway's Vice Chairman on Life, Business, and the Pursuit of Wealth with Commentary by David Clark
Tao of Charlie Munger: A Compilation of Quotes from Berkshire Hathaway's Vice Chairman on Life, Business, and the Pursuit of Wealth with Commentary by David Clark
If you collect quotations from one of the broadest thinkers in business who for decades has delivered witty and wise sayings, you cannot really go wrong. The Tao translates as “the way” or “the path” and what we are served here is the way of Charlie Munger, vice Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway and long business partner to Warren Buffett. Munger’s many sayings have over time gained enough status to be christened as “Mungerisms.”

The reference to Taoism is equally apt when it comes to the format of the book. Just as Lao-tzu, the Taoist collection of saying and proverbs, this is a commented assortment of quotations where David Clark, co-writer of the many Buffettology books does the observing and deciphering of the wise musings of the old master. Buffett obviously has a wonderful way with words but I have always enjoyed Munger’s shorter, sharper and more cynical statements more and Clark has done us all a huge service collecting these quotes. It is a book possible to read in one, albeit long, sitting – but please don’t. Take the time to scribble down how Munger’s thoughts reflect on your investments, business and being. Does this make sense to you? If so, how are you living up to it? What can you change? What can you improve?

The selected quotations are grouped into four parts covering investing, banking and the economy, business and philosophizing on life at large. Sections one and three are delivered with authority and Ben Graham’s saying that investing is the most intelligent when it is most businesslike springs to mind. At the same time the investing of Munger and Berkshire Hathaway is hardly unknown material due to the vast coverage of Buffett’s investing success.

The danger with adding commentary is that it isn’t always better to say something in a lengthier format when it has already been delivered crisp and clear in a short pitchy way. There is a balance to be kept to not over-explain things. Clark is mostly on the right side of the tracks but he delivers rather similar explanations to many of the quotes and is forced to add quite a few “as we have said earlier”.

Further, just as it comes to later commentary of, say old Taoist texts, it is always possible to debate if the interpretation of the original scriptures from one specific scholar is optimal. Occasionally I would have chosen to make alternative reflections. I think the selection of quotes Clark has made is a good one. Perhaps it could have hade been tilted a tad more towards psychology given Munger’s wisdom in the area. There are few real gems missing apart from this favorite on investing “It’s not supposed to be easy. Anyone who finds it easy is stupid.” – a typical Mungerism in it’s lack of flattery.

The second part of the book is the least interesting - but every time one hears figures about the gross exposure of global derivatives one marvels. The best and most inspiring part is the fourth, on Life, Education and the Pursuit of Happiness. Below are some of our favorites. “Being rational is a moral imperative. You should never be stupider than you need to be”; “Spend each day trying to be a little wiser than you were when you woke up. Discharge your duties faithfully and well. Slug it out one inch at a time, day by day. At the end of the day – if you live long enough – most people get what they deserve” and especially close to our heart “In my whole life, I have known no wise people who didn’t read all the time – none, zero. You’d be amazed at how much Warren reads – and how much I read. My children laugh at me. They think I’m a book with a couple of legs sticking out.” Amen. If you ever find yourself hesitating over a decision, simply ask yourself “What would Charlie Munger do?”

This is a review by investingbythebooks.com
The Complete Guide to Hunting, Butchering, and Cooking Wild Game: Volume 2: Small Game and Fowl
The Complete Guide to Hunting, Butchering, and Cooking Wild Game: Volume 2: Small Game and Fowl
I am a fan of Rinella's from watching "Meateater" and listening to his "Meateater" podcast. I bought his first book "Meateater: Adventures in the Life of an American Hunter" and was hooked.

I bought this book via Kindle but after a once-through reading decided to buy the paperback version of it so my other family members could read and reference it too. Once I got the book in hand I re-read it and I'm glad I did. For whatever reason I picked up a lot more from the paperback than I ever did from the Kindle version. I guess it probably has something to do with the reference-book feel this book has and the ability to skip around and gather in the whole picture of what this book offers up. The Kindle format works really well for a novel or a mono-formatted book like a historical non-fiction.......this book is neither.

One thing I want to point out about Rinella..........his style of writing (and talking) and his methods, tools and attitudes towards the animals and pursuit really make sense to me. As a transplanted Mid-westerner now living and hunting in the West myself I can really identify where he's coming from on having to evolve from Midwestern traditions and methods about hunting to the Western US approach to the critters out here in the West. Until I'd read Rinella I hadn't stumbled across anyone that eloquently and accurately describes this transition.
Elon Musk: A Biography
Elon Musk: A Biography
Elon Musk: A Biography by Matthew Spencer, Simon Maeder, et al.. Rated undefined out of 5 stars, with null ratings. Read more and check out similar items in the "Elon Musk" category.
Sadocity (German Edition)
Sadocity (German Edition)
Für zwischendurch eine recht interessante Kurzgeschichte. Die Geschichte handelt darüber, dass Menschen die Wahl haben zwischen dem Leben nach dem Tod im virtuellen Raum oder sterben und nicht wissen was danach kommt. Nur ist das virtuelle Leben nach dem Tod wohl schlimmer als zu begreifen, dass das Leben nun mal endlich ist.
Schumacher XI14 140 Watt DC to AC Power Inverter
Schumacher XI14 140 Watt DC to AC Power Inverter
This 140 watt inverter promises enough power to charge any smart devices.

Pros:
- one 3 prong grounded outlet (simple is best!)
- extra 5V*2A=10W usb outlet
- yellow status light
- swivel neck

Cons:
- manufactured years ago
- fan is not loud but certainly noticeable.

Note: Most passenger vehicles have a somewhat 100W or 120W limit on their cigarette lighter socket plugs. Make sure that you check your vehicle's manual when calculating power capacity for your needs.
The Hitman's Bodyguard
The Hitman's Bodyguard
Samuel L. Jackson is the funniest I have seen him in a movie apart from "Kingsman", and to some extent "Django Unchained" where he displayed superb acting skills in his portrayal of a black man house servant in the slavery era.

In the Hitman's Bodyguard Samuel L. Jackson is the central figure that connects other central characters played by Ryan Reynolds, Salma Hayek and Elodie Yung. In essence, these individuals can well stand on their own as demonstrated in their earlier movies, but the Hitman's Bodyguard achieves the function of housing the characters giving the audience a sense of safety, whilst providing elasticity that allows full expression reinforcing the correctness of this ensemble.

Salma Hayek is delightful as the badass wife to Samuel L. Jackson's hitman whilst maintaining indestructible femininity that can be seen as having its roots in the abiding spirit of woman. Ryan Reynolds' sardonic pre-disposition is both aggravated and mitigated in this complex father-son surrogate relationship between him and Samuel L. Jackson who becomes an unexpected mentor successfully instructing him about his love life.

This movie presents Samuel L. Jackson as a man that is ready to laugh at himself having established his position in the movie-making industry by playing more unsmiling characters.

Gary Oldman delivers as the baddie trying to thwart their plans to reach court in time and testify against him for crimes against humanity.

'Very enjoyable film from start to finish.
Astérix - Le Papyrus de César - n°36 - Les étapes de création (French Edition)
Astérix - Le Papyrus de César - n°36 - Les étapes de création (French Edition)
Was looking forward to reading this, as a fan of Asterix for donkey's years, but it is apparently in some way incompatible with a Kindle reader. Took me a while to find it after download, but eventually traced it to the archive, where it sits, uselessly. Why it is offered as a download for the Kindle is obviously inexplicable. Fortunately it was free, so no loss, just annoyance.
Lenovo Tab M10 Plus, 10.3" FHD Android Tablet, Octa-Core Processor, 32GB Storage, 2GB RAM, Iron Grey, ZA5T0263US
Lenovo Tab M10 Plus, 10.3" FHD Android Tablet, Octa-Core Processor, 32GB Storage, 2GB RAM, Iron Grey, ZA5T0263US
I have had a windows 10 tablet and I like android as I have an android phone. I used to buy laptops a long time ago from the company now known as Lenovo but was once IBM. The computers never broke on you. Now back to the tablet. The screen is far better than any tablet I have seen. And I am a computer tech. Second the speed is good. Third the battery last for about 3 days full charge depending on use. Now I don't play games so I don't know how long that would last on a charge. But surfing and emails and playing HD videos it last a long time. I love this tablet. My wife has a Galaxy Tab 10A and it blows her tablet out of the water. From pictures to video to the screen resolution and speed it's not even close. I see now I have to buy her one because she was not happy when she seen that LOL! Any way one thing that can be done is customizations where you can do more with the tablet. It's simple and not much to change on the tablet. But besides that man this tablet is so smooth and clear my goodness. Makes looking at videos better than looking at TV and I have 4k video. But the clarity of that screen is amazing and smooth. Downloading apps from google was a breeze. I had one issue with one app and that was Experian but I just went on the browser and done it that way. I also like that google has Microsoft Edge new browser that thing takes google chrome and make it look stupid !! I never thought I would like another windows browser ever because of chrome but I lied. Google better step up because Microsoft Edge is a beast!! With that as my browser it feels like a windows computer but yet it's android. Man I am loving this tablet. You can't go wrong people. I haven't found anything to say I hate this for what I use it for. The cameras are good. I haven't taken pictures with them yet but far as how it looks and the video looks when using the camera it's great! I don't use a tablet for those things but far as I can see pictures will be very nice on that tablet that is a bonus. And you can video stream far as zoom and any other camera streaming app. It's clear and works well. If you want a tablet this one is the real deal. As far as tablets I call this the #1 Killer to all tablets out there. Benchmarks I don't get into if you looking for that it ranks pretty decent. But I don't get into that because I don't use that to it's full potential for what I need it for. Gamers can use this but I am not a gamer. But playing games work on this tablet and works well and flawless. I have the 4gb and 64gb model. And for $199 man that's stealing !!! Well enjoy people if you buy this tablet you will love it.
Musashi (A Graphic Novel)
Musashi (A Graphic Novel)
As a lifetime student of numerous martial arts (Judo, Jujitsu, Karate, Kenjutsu, Kendo, Wakizashi-Jutsu, Tanto-Jutsu etc.) I have read numerous versions of “The book of five rings” by Miyamoto Musashi as well as many articles and books on Japan’s most famous “Sword Saint.”

This is the first graphic novel version of Miyamoto Musashi (by Sean Michael Wilson illustrated by Michiru Morikawa) I have ever read on this famous figure in Japanese history. This wonderful book is organized into nine chapters and the story of Musashi is told through his adopted son Miyamoto Iori. The story begins with the completion of a monument to Miyamoto Musashi designed by Yonemura-Sensei. Yonemura-Sensei desires to know more about Musashi and his son, Miyamoto Iori is happy to answer all questions concerning his father.

The nine chapters relate the various stages in the life of Musashi, including his most famous battles. Even though I had read much about Musashi in other books and articles I still learned a lot of other information on Musashi reading this graphic novel version. Musashi was not only an undefeated swordsman, fighting sixty duels, but was also an accomplished and respected poet, garden designer, and Zen master.

Besides his most famous work, “The Book of Five Rings” which is still read today by all serious martial artists, he also wrote “The twenty-one maxims of the way of walking alone.” These maxims are considered the basic philosophical principles he has followed and they are included at the end of chapter nine.

If you are into the martial arts this is a book that should be in your personal library, along with his “The Book of Five Rings.” A beautifully fully illustrated book.

Rating: 5 Stars. Joseph J. Truncale (Author: The Samurai Soul: An old warrior’s poetic tribute).
ВIG Еraser Ẃelcome to the figure 2 Аrora! ƒurukonpu 8 pcs Сandy Тoys & gum (Рokemon)
ВIG Еraser Ẃelcome to the figure 2 Аrora! ƒurukonpu 8 pcs Сandy Тoys & gum (Рokemon)
大きさはタカラトミーのモンコレよりも一回りほど大きく、フィギュアとしてみるとなかなかボリュームのある感じです。

彩色もしっかり分けられており、消しゴムフィギュアと聞くと私の世代だと一色物のフィギュアという感覚ですが、時代が進んだなと感じされました。

どれも造形もよく、綺麗に仕上がっているのですが、あえて気になるとすれば何故消しゴムフィギュアとしてリリースしたのかなと。。
普通にPVCでフィギュア化してくれた方が個人的には経年劣化等もかねると長くコレクションしていたいと思う場合、この消しゴムの素材で作られているというのがどうしても懸念材料になりますかね。

環境によっては経年劣化によりひび割れなど出てきそうでちょっと怖いですね。

また一個500円前後という価格で中身がわからない仕様になってるいうのも、ちょっとこの価格でそれはないだろうと感じます。

最後にBOX買いした場合、全部揃うようになってるはずが、こちらでBOXで購入したのですが、何故か8個のうち2個が同じ物で、コンプリート出来ませんでした。

メーカーへ後日問い合わせ、無事封入されていなかったキャラを送って頂き、コンプすることが出来ましたが、商品管理という部分でも甘さがあり、メーカーにはもっとしっかりしてほしいなと感じた部分です。
2 Set Balloon Column Kit Base Stand and Pole 61 inch Height [UPGRADED] + 30Pcs Balloon Rings, Balloon Tower Decoration for Birthday Party Wedding Party Event Decorations
2 Set Balloon Column Kit Base Stand and Pole 61 inch Height [UPGRADED] + 30Pcs Balloon Rings, Balloon Tower Decoration for Birthday Party Wedding Party Event Decorations
I ordered this for my daughter’s outdoor graduation party. I was initially nervous about ordering it because I hadn’t seen any mention of it being sturdy outdoors, but I decided to chance it because I wanted it for a little photo booth. First off I was really impressed with how easy it was to set up, especially after we had done a few layers. Then I put it outside with the added weight bags it came with and prepared for the worst. It literally stayed perfect all day and we even left it out over night and in the morning it was still standing perfect. I love this item and I can’t wait to use it again. It took us about 64 balloons to do these pillars. Well worth the money.
Mission: Impossible IV - Ghost Protocol
Mission: Impossible IV - Ghost Protocol
As some have mentioned, this is not a cerebral experience but I am unsure why anyone watching any Mission Impossible film would ever expect that it would be. This is an action thriller, dumb and brash and extremely unlikely. It is a work of escapist fiction where the audience must suspend their disbelief a little to invest in an over-the-top international espionage and terrorism plot played out by characters who are a little 'extra' human. It is a comic book film of sorts. And it is a very good one. It's fun.

One of the main reasons why this works better than the other films in the series is Cruise's portrayal. He is reined in by the director (and, I believe, by himself) in order to give the supporting cast space to act. He is still the 'hero' or main protagonist, there are no illusions about that, but he is far more likeable and grounded in this instalment. And he even has an interesting back story that ties in with Jeremy Renner's (the new Bourne!) character rather splendidly.

The plot is ridiculous and the set pieces wholly implausible but they are certainly staged with aplomb and extract much suspense from the situations, as well as even some startling twists. The scenes in Dubai where Hunt has to scale the Burj Khalifa are stunningly silly but palm-sweatingly good. Onwards to Mumbai and then back to Seattle, they certainly rack up a few stamps on their ghost passports. And it is fun to see the team working without back-up and the least amount of gizmos to aid them.

The denouement where the new team disband with new missions and the Hunt sub-plot comes to a sad but fitting resolution is a perfect way to both move on and leave the possibility of sequels open.

Highly recommended for action film junkies. Art house lovers need not apply - but they already know that.
OIVO PS4 /PS4 Slim/PS4 Pro Vertical Cooling Stand with Controller Charging Dock and 12 Game Slots …
OIVO PS4 /PS4 Slim/PS4 Pro Vertical Cooling Stand with Controller Charging Dock and 12 Game Slots …
This unit is average. It has a fan which can be a tad noisy but works well. The storage of the game boxes is definitely nice to have. This brings me to final part which affected my rating. The charging ports for the joysticks are not well thought out. For whatever reason, the controller handles face inward towards the PS4 unit. This makes it a pain to line up the charger, which in itself is a bad design. Unless you take your time and really watch where you're placing the joystick on the bay, you won't line them up if you just casually try to place the controller on it.

I have the stand next to my sofa on the ground so I have to pay extra close attention in order to get the controllers on there just right in order to charge. I can't just turn and reach my hand down to put the controller on the charge port. Stick with the ones that charge upside down using the magnet method. It's WAY better and convenient.

Perhaps it's just me but that's my experience with this. I say this is very average and not worth the cost.
This Works Deep Sleep Pillow Talk Duo, 75ml
This Works Deep Sleep Pillow Talk Duo, 75ml
I first tried this as part of a Christmas selection box from M&S and I fell in love with it. I've tried pillow/sleep sprays before and found the smell so strong it kept me awake but this is different. The smell is so calming and relaxing yet not overpowering. I use it every night now and find I fall asleep faster, sleep more deeply and wake up feeling refreshed. I've been using the oil roll on at work when I need a little pick me up. I've recommended this to friends. It's a wonderful product
Gourmet - Gominolas - Surtido frutas azúcar - 150 g
Gourmet - Gominolas - Surtido frutas azúcar - 150 g
Cuando las compré habia leido varias opiniones de que las chuches eran muy blanditas y el precio era muy bueno. Pues yo compré 10 bolsas y estan duras como las piedras. Al principio pensé que podría ser porque llegaron un día muy frío y por eso estaban tiesas. Pero no, han pasado mas de 15 días y siguen duras como las piedras....he tenido mala suerte.

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