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Pro iOS Apps Performance Optimization

December 3rd, 2011 Comments off

My former student and colleague, Khang Vo, has just published a book on iOS performance optimization. Congratulations to him!

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ASP.NET jQuery Cookbook

May 9th, 2011 Comments off

Another book of which I was the technical reviewer was published: ASP.NET jQuery Cookbook. Access to the link to find out more about the book.

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ASP.NET MVC 2 Cookbook

February 15th, 2011 Comments off

One of the books of which I was the technical reviewer was published: ASP.NET MVC 2 Cookbook. Access to the link to find out more about the book.

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When you learn new things, learn from books

August 19th, 2007 26 comments

I can hardly believe that there is any Java developer who never reads a Java book, or “agile developer” who never reads a book on XP, Scrum… Unfortunately, there are just so many many of those. In fact, many people I know/interview have very fundamental gaps in their knowledge and in most cases I discover that it is partly due to the fact that they never spend time learning things from books. Reasons provided often are: not enough time, internet resources are more than enough etc. In most situations, I don’t think it’s a good mindset to develop software. Read more…

Book Review #1: Behind Closed Doors

January 23rd, 2007 Comments off

Behind closed doors – Secrets of great management, by Johanna Rothman and Esther Derby, walks the readers through a story of a mid-level manager, Sam, who turns a group of “disconnected” people into a single jelled team who works together to achieve the organization goals. Read more…