Zheng Hao Tan

Bookshelf

Programming Books

Book Title Author
Advanced C and C++ Compiling Milan Stevanovic
Automate the Boring Stuff with Python: Practical Programming for Total Beginners Albert Sweigart
The Linux Command Line: A Complete Introduction William E. Shotts Jr.
HTML and CSS: Design and Build Websites Jon Duckett
ng-book - The Complete Book on AngularJS Ari Lerner
Hacker's Delight (2nd Edition) Henry S. Warren
ARM Architecture Reference Manual (2nd Edition) David Seal
The Mythical Man-Month: Essays on Software Engineering Frederick P. Brooks
The Pragmatic Programmer: From Journeyman To Master Andrew Hunt
Cellular Networks: Design and Operation - A Real World Perspective Paul Bedell
Clean Code: A Handbook of Agile Software Craftmanship Robert C. Martin
Cloud Native Infrastructure: Patterns for Scalable Infrastructure and Applications in a Dynamic Environment Justin Garrison, Kris Nova
Designing Software Architectures: A Practical Approach Humberto Cervantes, Rick Kazman
The Hardware Hacker: Adventures in Making and Breaking Hardware Andrew Bunnie Huang
Introduction to Algorithms, 3rd edition Thomas H. Cormen, Charles E. Leiserson, Ronald L. Rivest, Clifford Stein
Secure Programming Cookbook for C and C++ John Viega, Matt Messier
The Algorithm Design Manual Steven S Skiena
The Art of Computer Programming Donald Knuth
The DevOps Handbook: How to Create World-Class Agility, Reliability, and Security in Technology Organizations Gene Kim, Patrick Debois, John Willis, Jez Humble
Mastering Bitcoin: Programming the Open Blockchain Andreas M. Antonopoulos
Optimized C++ Kurt Guntheroth
Practical Packet Analysis, 3E: Using Wireshark to Solve Real-World Network Problems Chris Sanders
Effective Modern C++ Scott Meyers
C++ Concurrency in Action: Practical Multithreading Anthony Williams
Secure Coding in C and C++ (2nd Edition) Robert C. Seacord
The Art of Readable Code: Simple and Practical Techniques for Writing Better Code Dustin Boswell, Trevor Foucher
The Go Programming Language Alan A. A. Donovan, Brian W. Kernighan
Fluent Python Luciano Ramalho
High Performance Python: Practical Performant Programming for Humans Micha Gorelick, Ian Ozsvald
From Mathematics to Generic Programming Alexander A. Stepanov, Daniel E. Rose
Code Complete: A Practical Handbook of Software Construction, Second Edition Steve McConnell
Systems Performance: Enterprise and the Cloud Brendan Gregg
Rtfm: Red Team Field Manual Ben Clark
Building Microservices: Designing Fine-Grained Systems Sam Newman

Fiction Books

Book Title Author
Artemis: A Novel Andy Weir
Ready Player One Ernest Cline
The Circle Dave Eggers
The Alchemist Paulo Coelho
The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection from the Living Dead Max Brooks

Non Fiction Books

Book Title Author
Alibaba: The House That Jack Ma Built Duncan Clark
Angel: How to Invest in Technology Startups Jason Calacanis
Barking Up the Wrong Tree: The Surprising Science Behind Why Everything You Know About Success Is (Mostly) Wrong Eric Barker
Bitcoin for the Befuddled Conrad Barski, Chris Wilmer
Becoming Steve Jobs: The Evolution of a Reckless Upstart into a Visionary Leader Brent Schlender, Rick Tetzeli
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End Atul Gawande
Blockchain Revolution: How the Technology Behind Bitcoin is Blockchain-Revolution-Technology-Changing-Business Money, Business and the World Don Tapscott, Alex Tapscott
Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration Ed Catmull, Amy Wallace
Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future Ashlee Vance
Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt Michael Lewis
For the Love of Money: A Memoir of Family, Addiction, and a Wall Street Trader's Journey to Redefine Success Sam Polk
Ghost in the Wires: My Adventures as the World's Most Wanted Hacker Kevin Mitnick
Machine, Platform, Crowd: Harnessing Our Digital Future Andrew McAfee, Erik Brynjolfsson
Matchmakers: The New Economics of Multisided Platforms David S. Evans
Platform Scale: How an emerging business model helps startups build larger empires with minimum investment Sangeet Paul Choudary
Principles: Life and Work Ray Dalio
Soft Skills: The Software Developer's Life Manual John Sonmez
The Glass Cage: Automation and Us Nicholas Carr
What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions Randall Munroe
The Hard Thing about Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers Ben Horowitz
Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future Peter Thiel with Blake Masters
The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon Brad Stone
The Four: The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google Scott Galloway
The Sharing Economy: The End of Employment and the Rise of Crowd-based Capitalism Arun Sundararajan
Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty Daron Acemoglu, James Robinson
Play Bigger: How Pirates, Dreamers, and Innovators Create and Dominate Markets Al Ramadan, Dave Peterson
Superbosses: How Exceptional Leaders Master the Flow of Talent Sydney Finkelstein
TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking Chris Anderson
The Startup Playbook: Secrets of the Fastest-Growing Startups from Their Founding Entrepreneurs David Kidder, Reid Hoffman
UX Strategy: How to Devise Innovative Digital Products that People Want Jaime Levy
Winning with Data: Transform Your Culture, Empower Your People, and Shape the Future Tomasz Tunguz, Frank Bien
High Output Management Andrew S. Grove
Peopleware: Productive Projects and Teams (3rd Edition) Tom DeMarco, Tim Lister
The Art of Startup Fundraising: Pitching Investors, Negotiating the Deal, and Everything Else Entrepreneurs Need to Know Alejandro Cremades, Barbara Corcoran
Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance Angela Duckworth
Bargaining for Advantage: Negotiation Strategies for Reasonable People 2nd Edition G. Richard Shell
Ego Is the Enemy Ryan Holiday
Hacking Growth: How Today's Fastest-Growing Companies Drive Breakout Success Sean Ellis, Morgan Brown
Hacking Sales: The Playbook for Building a High-Velocity Sales Machine Max Altschuler
Chaos Monkeys: Obscene Fortune and Random Failure in Silicon Valley Antonio Garcia Martinez
Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few Robert B. Reich
The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves Matt Ridley
The Panama Papers: Breaking Story of How the Rich and Powerful Hide Their Money Bastian Obermayer and Frederik Obermaier
Other People's Money: The Real Business of Finance John Kay
Dark Pools: The Rise of the Machine Traders and the Rigging of the US Stock Market Scott Patterson
Dark Territory: The Secret History of Cyber War Fred Kaplan
Design Is Storytelling Ellen Lupton
Fair Shot: Rethinking Inequality and How We Earn Chris Hughes
Goodbye, Things: The New Japanese Minimalism Fumio Sasaki
Great at Work: How Top Performers Do Less, Work Better, and Achieve More Morten Hansen
Managing Oneself Peter F. Drucker
Modern Romance Aziz Ansari
Who Gets What and Why: The New Economics of Matchmaking and Market Design Alvin E. Roth
Einstein: His Life and Universe Walter Isaacson
Platform Revolution: How Networked Markets Are Transforming the Economy--And How to Make Them Work for You Sangeet Paul Choudary
Investing 101: From Stocks and Bonds to ETFs and IPOs, an Essential Primer on Building a Profitable Portfolio Michele Cagan CPA
Who Needs the Fed?: What Taylor Swift, Uber, and Robots Tell Us About Money, Credit, and Why We Should Abolish America's Central Bank John Tamny
The Master Switch: The Rise and Fall of Information Empires Tim Wu
And the Weak Suffer What They Must?: Europe's Crisis and America's Economic Future Yanis Varoufakis
The Scandal of Money: Why Wall Street Recovers but the Economy Never Does George Gilder
Turing's Vision: The Birth of Computer Science (MIT Press) Chris Bernhardt
Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy Cathy O'Neil
Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard Chip Heath, Dan Heath
Raising the Floor: How a Universal Basic Income Can Renew Our Economy and Rebuild the American Dream Andy Stern
Linchpin: Are You Indispensable? Seth Godin
Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future Martin Ford
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History Elizabeth Kolbert
Your Favorite Band Is Killing Me: What Pop Music Rivalries Reveal About the Meaning of Life Steven Hyden
Operation Paperclip: The Secret Intelligence Program that Brought Nazi Scientists to America Annie Jacobsen
The Beginning of Infinity: Explanations That Transform the World David Deutsch
Idea Makers: Personal Perspectives on the Lives & Ideas of Some Notable People Stephen Wolfram
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind Yuval Noah Harari
A More Beautiful Question: The Power of Inquiry to Spark Breakthrough Ideas Warren Berger
Inspired: How To Create Products Customers Love Marty Cagan
How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race, and the Birth of Private Spaceflight Julian Guthrie, Richard Branson, Stephen Hawking
Escape from Camp 14: One Man's Remarkable Odyssey from North Korea to Freedom in the West Blaine Harden
Algorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Human Decisions Brian Christian, Tom Griffiths
Demagoguery and Democracy Patricia Roberts-Miller
Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow Yuval Noah Harari
Makers and Takers: The Rise of Finance and the Fall of American Business Rana Foroohar
Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise Anders Ericsson, Robert Pool
Read This if You Want to Take Great Photographs of Places Henry Carroll
Statistics Done Wrong: The Woefully Complete Guide Alex Reinhart
Stealing Fire: How Silicon Valley, the Navy SEALs, and Maverick Scientists Are Revolutionizing the Way We Live and Work Steven Kotler, Jamie Wheal
Shiro: Wit, Wisdom and Recipes from a Sushi Pioneer Shiro Kashiba, Ann Norton
The Art of Invisibility: The World's Most Famous Hacker Teaches You How to Be Safe in the Age of Big Brother and Big Data Kevin Mitnick
The Design of Everyday Things: Revised and Expanded Edition Don Norman
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable Patrick Lencioni
The Four Steps to the Epiphany Steve Blank
The Geek Leader's Handbook: Essential Leadership Insight for People with Technical Backgrounds Paul Glen, Maria McManus
The Inner Lives of Markets: How People Shape Them And They Shape Us Ray Fisman, Tim Sullivan
The New Digital Age: Transforming Nations, Businesses, and Our Lives Eric Schmidt, Jared Cohen
The New One Minute Manager Ken Blanchard, M.D. Johnson Spencer
The Non-Designer's Design Book (4th Edition) Robin Williams
The Pivot: The Future of American Statecraft in Asia Kurt Campbell
The Seventh Sense: Power, Fortune, and Survival in the Age of Networks Joshua Cooper Ramo
The Upstarts: How Uber, Airbnb, and the Killer Companies of the New Silicon Valley Are Changing the World Brad Stone
The Third Wave: An Entrepreneur’s Vision of the Future Steve Case
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life Mark Manson
The New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man John Perkins
The Technological Singularity Murray Shanahan
Thinking, Fast and Slow Daniel Kahneman
Tragic Design: The Impact of Bad Product Design and How to Fix It Jonathan Shariat, Cynthia Savard Saucier
Utopia for Realists: How We Can Build the Ideal World Rutger Bregman
What Every Angel Investor Wants You to Know: An Insider Reveals How to Get Smart Funding for Your Billion Dollar Idea Brian Cohen, John Kador
When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing Daniel H. Pink