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John Knox (John M. P. Knox)
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Mobile App Consultant, Windsurfer, Photographer, Craft Beer Lover
Mobile App Consultant, Windsurfer, Photographer, Craft Beer Lover

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Nonfiction Book Recommendations from MicroConf 2018
I like to ask MicroConfers for their favorite non-fiction reads. Here is the list from 2018: Profit First , Mike Michaelowicz I haven’t read it, but I will. Several attendees recommended it to me after I told them I was working on Personal Wealth for Founde...
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Recommended Novels from MicroConf 2018
I enjoy collecting book recommendations from the MicroConf attendees. In no particular order, here are the fiction books suggested to me by the 2018 attendees: Burning Chrome , by William Gibson Rendezvous with Rama , by Aurthur C. Clarke Off to be the Wiza...
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Deadly Waves – sign near #mavericks #waves #beach #warning
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Tools and Books from MicroConf 2017
Few groups dedicate themselves more to learning than the attendees and speakers at MicroConf . Like last year ,
I polled as many folks as possible for their favorite tools and books that others may not know about. Mentioned in Talks Tools Balsamiq - wire...
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Buying a Car in 2017: Hand to hand combat with 11 car dealerships
Note: Feel free to  ask questions or give me feedback in the comments or via twitter: @WindAddict. Car salesmen hunt like spiders. An innocent car shopper stops to peek at a car. A salesperson in a polo and khakis trots out to greet their prey. Fresh meat! ...
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2017 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Limited Platinum Interior Measurements (Or: will my windsurfing gear fit?)
Unlike windsurfers, I guess most folks don't buy Sports Utility Vehicles for their utility. Good luck finding measurements for the interior cargo-area of most SUVs. Yes, you can find the cargo area volume. But when's the last time you filled your car with a...
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2006 Honda Element Interior Measurements (Or: will my windsurfing gear fit?)
Until very recently, my 2006 Honda Element has been my primary means of windsurfing transportation. One of the primary reasons I purchased the Element was to haul my windsurfing gear. The Element has the footprint of a compact car and the capacity of the Gr...
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Tear-free App Updates
Have you seen those home improvement shows where a team of decorators surprises a family with an made-over house? The results cause more huge frowns, tears, and chaos than you’d expect. Mom stares catatonically after discovering her Grandmother’s antique dr...
Tear-free App Updates
Tear-free App Updates
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An Unlucky Engineer’s Guide to Wealth
Pirate Treasure. Startup IPOs. 3X bonuses. Scratch-off lotteries. Hypersonic stocks. Marrying royalty. We think up clever windfalls to rationalize our dreams. We can own handmade sports cars, azure watered tropical islands, and concealed safes reeking of hu...
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Painlessly Traveling with International Data
We might waste time on our smart phones at home, but a data connection is a practical luxury when traveling. Wasting time on Facebook is the last thing on our mind on vacation. Our focus returns to the planet around us and to more practical needs. We might ...
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