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Don’t believe the latest statin hype

If you’ve read the news in the UK papers today about the risks of Statins allegedly being overstated, and that they actually “prevent at least 80,000 heart attacks and strokes in UK every year“, please be very, very wary because, … Continue reading

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My “Learning PHP” book is now available in Polish

You can order a copy from helion.pl

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A Notebook You can Reuse Again and Again

I’ve just backed an Indiegogo campaign for a 50 page notebook that you can erase simply by popping it in a microwave for 30 seconds. Come July I’ll be able to save on all the piles of wasted paper I … Continue reading

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My new series of web development books is published

My new series of four web development books is now available. In them the four main platforms for modern web development are explained: PHP, CSS & CSS3, HTML & HTML5, and JavaScript. Between these technologies you can manage every aspect … Continue reading

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Philae, the Rosetta probe, has touched down on the comet

After spending ten years circling the Earth and Mars, then waiting in deep space for over two years for comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko to pass by, the European Space Agency’s Rosetta mission has now successfully landed its Philae probe on the comet. … Continue reading

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