It’s always tricky trying to acknowledge everyone who contributed to a book like this. I’m sure that I’ll wind up forgetting someone: if you deserved an acknowledgement but I left you out, I apologize in advance and thank you for your help!
Many thanks to the following people:
My “blogfather” and friend Orac (aka David Gorski), who gave me the motivation to start my blog and helped me get the attention of readers when I was starting out
The many readers of my blog, who’ve caught my mistakes and helped me become a better writer
My fellow bloggers at Scientopia
The people who gave time and effort doing technical reviews of drafts of this book: Paul Keyser, Jason Liszka, Jorge Ortiz, and Jon Shea
My coworkers at Foursquare, ...