Tag Archives: book

Beta Books

I’ve recently purchased a beta copy of Rails Recipes. It’s obviously not 100% finished, but appears to be largely complete. It’s already been really, really helpful to me, in particular the chapter on migrations. But what’s really, really cool is the link at the bottom right of each page in the PDF. It just says […]

Perl Best Practices

Yesterday, I was reading Perl Best Practices on the train. I got nearly half way through in three hours. Then I came home and finished it off. I was completely taken by surprise as to both how readable and how incredibly useful it was. Conway is excellent at explaining not just what is a best […]

Verity Stob

Now there’s a compendium of Verity Stob. She is to programmers what the BOFH is to sysadmins.