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Learn French with Paul Noble – Complete Course
it was amazing
The learning method of Paul Noble worked pretty effortlessly for my language learning, and I did feel massive progress through the 12h 38 minutes of l ...more
Nov 05, 2019
Oct 05, 2019
Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World
it was amazing
Although I've already consumed quite many self-help resources, I did not expect from this book to hit me as much. Definitely it was not the easiest te ...more
Mar 21, 2021
Aug 01, 2018
Gently Down the Stream: A Gentle Introduction to Apache Kafka
it was amazing
I had a lot of fun with this cute and simple overview of Apache Kafka. The short otter-based story softly touches on such technical terms as: stream o ...more
Jun 20, 2021
Jun 20, 2021
Your Brain at Work
it was amazing
Change in the brain is constant, so it's crucial to keep it away from the threat while heading into the right direction. It also requires a lot of cul ...more
Sep 10, 2022
May 22, 2022
Machine Learning Yearning: Technical Strategy for AI Engineers, In the Era of Deep Learning
really liked it
The e-book is full of high-level descriptions, which should satisfy AI project managers who would like to have a quick introduction into the basics of ...more
Jan 24, 2020
Sep 16, 2019
14 Habits of Highly Productive Developers
really liked it
This audiobook came to me as a surprise when I bought the Dracula PRO set of software themes. Since it was pretty short and very light on listening, I ...more
Oct 30, 2021
Oct 24, 2021
How Containers Work!
really liked it
One can read this brief zine in less than an hour while finally getting his head around the idea of containers. Most of the scenarios presented in thi ...more
Aug 03, 2020
Aug 02, 2020
Next Steps in French with Paul Noble
really liked it
Before studying this audiobook, I listened to the recommended 1st part: "Learn French with Paul Noble – Complete Course", read its accompanying PDF, a ...more
Nov 21, 2019
Oct 24, 2019
The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement
it was amazing
It was the most engaging audiobook I have ever listened to. The role-play, modulated tone of voice, and background noise made me tightly attached to i ...more
Mar 12, 2022
Feb 12, 2022
Stolen Focus: Why You Can't Pay Attention - And How to Think Deeply Again
it was amazing
I give it the highest rating since the words of Johann strongly intrigued my thinking about attention.

The core idea is that we should aim for deep lev
Dec 04, 2022
Oct 30, 2022
The Hundred-Page Machine Learning Book
really liked it
Quick summary:
➡ 100 page is a marketing trick
Oct 02, 2019
Aug 25, 2019
Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones
it was amazing
Certainly, a great read to help you find the right habits, form them and stick with them while eliminating the unwanted ones.

It is crucial to choose t
Jul 25, 2021
Jul 17, 2021
Nonviolent Communication: Create Your Life, Your Relationships, and Your World in Harmony with Your Values by Marshall B. Rosenberg, Sounds True
it was amazing
The written version of this audiobook is slightly different in text, but still brings the same message – how to communicate clearly and nonviolently. ...more
Apr 16, 2022
Mar 06, 2022
Influence, New and Expanded: The Psychology of Persuasion
it was amazing
I consumed this book quickly after the “Social Engineering” one by Chstiopher Hadnagy, and noticed a great gap between these positions, where without ...more
Feb 05, 2022
Jul 06, 2016
Einstein: His Life and Universe
really liked it
This biography might be touching a bit too much on Albert's personal life rather than his scientific work, but in the end, we can all greatly benefit ...more
Feb 27, 2021
Jun 18, 2019
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
it was amazing
It's definitely one of the most helpful books I have read so far, written by an introvert herself (Susan), and I have to recommend it to both:
• introv
Sep 04, 2021
Aug 13, 2016
Social Engineering: The Art of Human Hacking
really liked it
The first 15% of this text was more of a marketing speech by the author, but the rest can get quite interesting to some of us.

Generally, this book cou
Jul 10, 2021
Aug 30, 2018
The Order of Time
really liked it
This book either struggles to be for everybody or for serious scientists. Maybe this actually was Rovelli's purpose, or maybe since time is just an il ...more
Apr 09, 2022
Jul 27, 2021
The Molecule of More: How a Single Chemical in Your Brain Drives Love, Sex, and Creativity--and Will Determine the Fate of the Human Race
it was amazing
This has been one of the most enlightening and entertaining audiobooks I have ever listened to. I might even need to read its written version to spend ...more
May 29, 2022
Mar 04, 2022
Anything You Want
it was amazing
I am glad I was able to learn so much about business in the form of 2-hour audiobook, where Derek perfectly intonated the story himself. It is nice th ...more
Jun 07, 2019
Jun 05, 2019
Steve Jobs
really liked it
So, what did it take to build the most innovative company?
1. Rate ideas either as "fucking shit" or "truly amazing" (nothing in between).
2. Don't be s
Jul 19, 2019
Jun 05, 2019
Become a SELECT star!
really liked it
This short zine explains the most useful types of SELECT queries, which are strongly supported by intuitive examples. The great thing about this mater ...more
Aug 02, 2020
Aug 02, 2020
The Culture Map: Breaking Through the Invisible Boundaries of Global Business
it was amazing
I have been studying, living and working abroad with many cultures. Nowadays, in fact, I am also in an international team.

This always made me think I
Oct 29, 2022
Apr 15, 2022
Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future
it was amazing
Tony Stark of our days or not? As it was brought in the lecture, not less than an exceptional mix and improvement of both great figures: Bill Gates an ...more
Oct 2019
Jun 18, 2019
The Slight Edge
liked it
Being honest, I felt like this book has been written by a GPT-3 Model due to its repetitive nature over the entire course. Perhaps, consuming it mostl ...more
Nov 05, 2022
Jan 02, 2017
Zawód: Programista
really liked it
W książce najbardziej podoba mi się szczerość autora, którego poczynania śledzę od jego pierwszego vloga na YouTube. Niedługo zacznę pierwszą pracę po ...more
Oct 25, 2018
Jul 30, 2018
Unlocking French with Paul Noble: Your key to language success with the bestselling language coach
it was amazing
After finishing the book, I was confident that I memorised all the phrases, thanks to the spaced repetition technique applied by the author. While rea ...more
Nov 04, 2019
Oct 05, 2019
The 10X Rule: The Only Difference Between Success and Failure
it was amazing
It is kind of a dangerous book to read when you have a stable job, which you enjoy. The idea of 10x mostly applies to all the actions we do, while hav ...more
Jun 29, 2019
Sep 01, 2018
Async Remote
it was amazing
The book is full of strong opinions from a long project development experience of its authors. Throughout the text, we get a lot of different ideas wh ...more
Apr 15, 2020
Sep 25, 2018
Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data
liked it
The book generally highlights the importance of statistics in the era of big data. Loads of provided examples indicate the situations when we can miss ...more
Aug 26, 2019
Jul 25, 2019
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