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Programming Collective Intelligence

Programming Collective Intelligence

Building Smart Web 2.0 Applications

Matthew's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 5.0

On Dec 1, 2014 Matthew Reed wrote: Great for learning
Programming Collective Intelligence by Toby Segaran was published in 2009. This is almost ancient history for a computer book, but it does not feel dated. It says something that even though I received a free review ebook (full disclosure), I purchased a hard copy too. I immediately recommended this book to a college. Full Review >

Thoughtful Machine Learning

Thoughtful Machine Learning

A Test-Driven Approach

Matthew's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 3.0

On Nov 11, 2014 Matthew Reed wrote: Good idea, but a bit disappointing
I was excited when I happened to see a Machine Learning book which is explicitly test driven. I was somewhat disappointed for a number of reasons. I am glad I looked at it though. Get it if you are a Rubyist, really into the "TDD way", and want a fairly high-level view. Otherwise, I would recommend Toby Segaran's book. Full Review >

JavaScript Enlightenment

JavaScript Enlightenment

Matthew's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 3.0

On Mar 30, 2013 Matthew Reed wrote:
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Programming ASP.NET MVC 4

Programming ASP.NET MVC 4

Developing Real-World Web Applications with ASP.NET MVC

Matthew's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 4.0

On Jan 28, 2013 Matthew Reed wrote:
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Learning JavaScript Design Patterns

Learning JavaScript Design Patterns

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On Oct 2, 2012 Matthew Reed wrote:
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Getting Started with D3

Getting Started with D3

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On Sep 17, 2012 Matthew Reed wrote:
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