Victor Loux Bookmarks Tag: books

24 bookmarks tagged “books

To Understand Facebook Today, Read Its Earliest Critics | by Joanne McNeil | Oct, 2020 | OneZero

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Hardly a week goes by without another Facebook scandal. Frustration with Facebook and criticism of it — even despair over it and outright hatred of it — seems constant, evergreen. It’s been this way…

10 Books About Race To Read Instead Of Asking A Person Of Color To Explain Things To You

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In today's current political and cultural climate, it's crucial that everyday Americans engage in important conversations about race, bias, discrimination, and privilege. For people of color, these conversations are nothing new; they are a…

Mobile First — A Book Apart

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Read Mobile First by Luke Wroblewski online. Data-driven strategies and battle tested techniques to help make you a master of mobile—and improve your non-mobile design, too!

Old Book Illustrations

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Old Book Illustrations offers a wide range of public domain, royalty-free images scanned from old books. Searchable galleries include animals, plants, techniques, artists names, books titles, and much more...

Five Books | The best books on everything

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The world's largest collection of expert book recommendations

Les manuels Roret | Le blog de Gallica

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Les Manuels Roret ont été publiés de 1822 à 1939. Riche de près de 400 titres, cette collection éditoriale constitue une encyclopédie des savoir-faire et des techniques professionnelles d’une grande variété.

Book recommendations without the cover

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Find great books to read without judging the cover. Read first pages of novels without bias, and reveal the author and title if you're hooked.

A Reading Guide For Designers Who Want To Write

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We asked prominent designers and design writers to select the best books and essays for designers who want to hone their writing skills.

So You Want to Learn Physics... — Susan J. Fowler

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Over the past few years, ever since writing "If Susan Can Learn Physics, So Can You", I've been contacted by people from all backgrounds who are inspired and want to learn physics, but don't know where to start, what to learn, what to read, and how to structure their studies...this post is a condensed version of what I've sent to people who have contacted me over the years, outlining what everyone needs to learn in order to really understand physics. 

Nuts and Bolts: “Thought” Verbs | LitReactor

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From this point forward – at least for the next half year – you may not use “thought” verbs.  These include:  Thinks, Knows, Understands, Realizes, Believes, Wants, Remembers, Imagines, Desires, and a hundred others you love to use. 

ZONES

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Livres des éditions Zones disponibles en lecture gratuite (lybers)