091 RR - The Ruby Design Process with Brian Shirai

Ruby Rogues Picks - Episode 91 : February 6, 2013

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    Software Security: Building Security In

    "Overall, I rekon this was the best new security book I've seen this year. It certainly made me think more than any other security book I've read recently. I'd consider it a must-buy for the serious practitioner."--Ross Anderson, Professor of Security Engineering, University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory

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    Fearless Change: Patterns for Introducing New Ideas

    there is nothing more difficult to carry out, nor more doubtful of success, nor more dangerous to handle, than to initiate a new order of things.

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    Setup time variable, usually low Playing time variable, from minutes to years Random chance variable Skill(s) required imagination, logic, politics, lawyering, variable All aspects of Nomic are variable. The players can vote to change the rules to whatever sort of game they want to play.

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    The 33 Strategies of War (Joost Elffers Books)

    As in his bestselling The 48 Laws of Power, Greene puts a modern spin on wisdom that has stood the test of history, only this time his role model is Sun Tzu rather than Machiavelli. The argument is fairly standard: despite our most noble intentions, "aggressive impulses that are impossible to ignore or repress" make military combat a fitting metaphor for getting ahead in life.

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    Driving Technical Change: Terrence Ryan

    "At its core, Driving Technical Change is a fantastic book about design patterns. In it, Terrence Ryan clearly outlines common, problematic personalities-"skeptics"-and provides proven solutions for bringing about progressive change.

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