Category «Computers»

Jolt Awards 2007 Finalists

The books: General Books   Beautiful Code Edited by Andy Oram and Greg Wilson O’Reilly Geekonomics: The Real Cost of Insecure Software by David Rice Addison-Wesley Professional Manage It!: Your Guide to Modern Pragmatic Project Management by Johanna Rothman Pragmatic Bookshelf Myths of Innovation by Scott Berkun O’Reilly Outside In Software Development by Carl Kessler …

Joel Spolsky in Seattle

Here are some pictures which I took when Joel Spolsky came to Seattle as part of his FogBugz Tour. He has written about the presentation in this blog entry. It was a great presentation by Spolsky, who with his characteristic humor entertained the audience with lots of pokes at Microsoft. The presentation was well received …

Internet Cafes to be Monitored

This is stupid. Mr. Vijay Mukhi is intelligent enough to realize that terrorists wont be using their home machines, but does he think that they dont have an alternative ? Like a wi-fi hot spot ? Or tapping into somebody else’s connection ? Or just crack the monitoring software ? “The question we need to …

Founders at Work

This book is a collection of 32 interviews with founders of IT startups. The interviewer is Jessica Livingston who herself is a founding partner of Y-Combinator. The interviewees are: Max Levchin (Paypal) Sabeer Bhatia (Hotmail) Steve Wozniak (Apple Computer) Joe Kraus (Excite) Dan Bricklin (Software Arts) Mitchell Kapor (Lotus Development) Ray Ozzie (Iris Associates, Groove …