52 Books in 52 Weeks

Based on popular blog movement, one of my new year resolutions is to read 52 non-technology related books in 52 weeks. I realize that being techies, we naturally tend to focus on technology books leaving other genres unattended. To accommodate for this deficiency in literary well-roundness, the books I've selected for this task are on wide variety...

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The cost of inaction

Seth Godin blogged couple of days ago titled "Failure, success and neither" It was so well said that I am compelled to quote it hear with all due credits. The math is magical: you can pile up lots of failures and still keep rolling, but you only need one juicy success to build a career....

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The Graduate!

Assiduus usus uni rei deditus et ingenium et artem saepe vincit.Constant practice devoted to one subject often outdoes both intelligence and skill. So after grueling 18 months, I've just graduated with degree of Masters in Computer Science from Graduate School of Computer and Information Sciences, Nova Southestern University. I've taken the following courses taught by...

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Baby Masood is Here!

We have been blessed by a baby boy, Zakariya A. Masood, born on 20th Feb 2007, 6:37 PM. He weighed 7.5 lbs and is 20 inches long. Both the mother and the child are doing well. For more, please visit www.ZakariyaMasood.com Thank you for your kind thoughts and prayers. Adnan, Lorry & Zakariya Masood

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The Euler Plant

Thanks to my director, Andrea Kim, who got me this plant as a holiday gift. I decided to name it Euler's plant after Euler's identity and now counting how many people who walk into my cubicle can answer what underroot -1 is, so far the count hasn't been too great. This is where it currently...

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