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What You Need to Read This Week
The beginning of Zappos
by Jay Yarow
An interesting interview with Nick Swinmurn, the original founder of Zappos, about the company’s early days.
An internet of people
by Chris Dixon
A short post about why companies that have been tried before like Etsy, Kickstarter, and AirBnb are succeeding today.
A Tmux Crach Course
For developers who spend most of their day in the terminal, tmux is a great GNU Screen replacement to augment your workflow.
Hiring the best people
by Scott Wiess
Why the best people join the best companies.
Finance for Geeks
by Eric Sink
A quick overview of financial statements, profit margins, and funding.
Exploring Client-side MVC with Backbone.js
by Jared Carroll
A rails developer tries out a different MVC framework: Backbone.js
Assessing a Company: Questions you need to ask in an Interview
by Michael Chen
This post will help you decide if the startup you are thinking about joining is right for you.
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