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Daniel Miessler is a recognised cybersecurity expert and writer with 20 years in Information Security. His 20 years of experience in security ranges from the vibrant startup ecosystem in his birthplace of Silicon Valley, to working with many of the top 100 worldwide companies.
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The Room Where It Happened
A White House Memoir
John Bolton - May 12, 2020
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As President Trump’s National Security Advisor, John Bolton spent many of his 453 days in the room where it happened, and the facts speak for themselves.The result is a White House memoir that is the most comprehensive and substantial account of the Trump Administration, and one of the few to date by a top-level official. With almost daily access t...
Daniel Miessler
Jul 31, 2020
I just read the Bolton book, and it makes me afraid for the country. Not that I wasn't before, but it sharpens the edge on that worry when you can see it laid out so plainly. Interestingly, it made me less afraid of Trump being influenced by Putin, but more worried overall.      source
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Practical Vim
Edit Text at the Speed of Thought
Drew Neil - Nov 06, 2015 (first published in 2012)
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Vim is a fast and efficient text editor that will make you a faster and more efficient developer. It's available on almost every OS--if you master the techniques in this book, you'll never need another text editor. Practical Vim shows you 120 vim recipes so you can quickly learn the editor's core functionality and tackle your trickiest editing and ...
Daniel Miessler
Dec 30, 2019
@Andrew___Morris @jkamdjou Oh yes, that’s my favorite Vim book. I also have the latest as well. I also like @jovica’s stuff on it. And lately I’ve been watching a lot of Vim presentations on YouTube. But yeah, Drew Neil is great. Plus his Vimcasts in his Scottish accent are excellent.      source
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The Art of War -- Spirituality for Conflict
Annotated & Explained
Sun Tzu - Mar 01, 2008
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Discover the spiritually incisive strategies for peacefully resolving conflict in this masterpiece of military strategy.Written 2,500 years ago by Chinese general Sun Tzu, The Art of War is a poetic and potent treatise on military strategy still in use in war colleges around the world. Yet its principles transcend warfare and have practical applica...
Daniel Miessler
Dec 28, 2019
@stokfredrik Dude you’ve got to read this book. I think you’ll LOVE it. Super short read too.      source