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“Risk entrepreneurship means managing a portfolio of projects with varying degrees of market uncertainty (Is there a market? Is our timing right?), product uncertainty (Do we have the right product?), technology uncertainty (Did we pick the right technology for our product?), and business uncertainty (Can we make a profit on this product?).”
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“If changes in the two variables have a high positive correlation, the company’s total exposure is very high; if they have a correlation of zero, the exposure is less but still quite large; if they have a high negative correlation, the exposure is quite low because a loss on one of the variables is likely to be offset by a gain on the other.”
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“This is not a book for people who are satisfied with the way organizations are today. Instead Gary Hamel offers a plea to reinvent management and to rethink the fundamental assumptions we have about capitalism, institutions, and life at work. Inspirational reading for those who believe we can do better.”
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“OSPFv2 neighbors on broadcast and NBMA links are identified by their interface addresses, whereas neighbors on other types of links are identified by RID.”
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“In this terrific set of one-on-one video sessions with experts in the continuous delivery field, Jez Humble interviews Eric Ries on the Lean Startup methodology; Gary Gruver on large scale Agile development; Jesse Robbins on DevOps and cloud computing; John Allspaw on DevOps and continuous delivery; and Elizabeth Hendrickson on Agile testing.”
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“Other critics (as with Bitcoin in general) point out how the key features of decentralized DNS services (cheap and anonymous domain name creation, and a system that places domain names out of the reach of central authorities) enable bad players and illegality.78 However, an industry white paper counters these claims with examples of using the public traceability feature of the blockchain ledger to apprehend criminals, and points out that there are many legitimate uses of this technology”
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“Python Guide for the Total Beginner LiveLessons is an introduction to programming in Python. You will learn not only about the basics of programming and how to work with Python but delve into advanced concepts like object oriented programming, working with database, developing for the web, and creating games.”
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This new edition has been fully revised and updated to include extensive information on the ARM Cortex-M4 processor, providing a complete up-to-date guide to both Cortex-M3 and Cortex-M4 processors, and which enables migration from various processor architectures to the exciting world of the Cortex-M3 and M4.

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“A broadcast domain is the area of an Ethernet network where a broadcast will be propagated. Broadcasts stay within a Layer-3 network (unless forwarded), which is usually bordered by a Layer-3 device such as a router. Broadcasts are sent through switches (Layer-2 devices) but stop at routers.”
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Harvard Business Review calls it the sexiest tech job of the 21st century. Data scientists are in demand, and this unique book shows you exactly what employers want and the skill set that separates the quality data ...

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“You can set the background color of the tables by changing the value of the @table-bg LESS variable. Its default value is transparent. You can also use the CSS classes, table-bordered and table-striped, to implement borders and zebra striping to the tables.”
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“Acting out scenarios can suggest opportunities or reveal problems that would not be obvious when “brainstorming” in a studio, office, or lab.”
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“A stellar video collection that includes segments from some of the leading thinkers in innovation today, including Tesla’s Elon Musk, Jason Fried of 37Signals, and the master of disruptive innovation himself, Harvard Business School professor Clayton Christensen.”
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