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Condorman [DVD]
Condorman [DVD]
Dvd ~ Michael Crawford
Price: 3.70

5.0 out of 5 stars Classic from childhood, 4 Nov 2013
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I didn't think that this was released on DVD, until a firend mentioned it over coffee, I had to go any buy it immediately. It is the best spy (comedy) film ever, with the "man with one red shoe" coming a close second. It has not really lost anything in the years since its filming, and has two get chase schenes - a car and a boat. I would recommend this film to all, especially parents wanting to watch something with their families.

Daffodil UFN02 Mini USB Gooseneck Fan for Laptop & Desktop PC Computers
Daffodil UFN02 Mini USB Gooseneck Fan for Laptop & Desktop PC Computers
Offered by Daffodil UK
Price: 5.25

2.0 out of 5 stars Noisy compared to other models, 4 Nov 2013
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I can not fault the speed or packaging of the supplier - top notch - however - I purchased this for the office as it was always getting too hot and still with the air con cranked up for "cold" people. It is very noisy compared to other models that are on the market.

Information is Beautiful
Information is Beautiful
by David McCandless
Edition: Hardcover

6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great collection of data visualizations, 4 Aug 2010
Information is Beautiful is a great book. The vast array of visualisation techniques is mind blowing, from the simple, yet wonderfully created pie chart to a number of techniques (e.g. semantic polar grids) that I had never encountered before (and I have a PhD in ecological statistics). I would recommend this to anyone interested in data visualisation / infographics who wants inspiration or wants a nice looking book that would not be out of place on any self-confessed geeks coffee table.

The fact that the book is now on its third reprint, shows how immensely popular it has been. This has also allowed for the correction of the original printing errors (publishers fault). If however you do have an early copy you can still download the correct pages direct from David's website "Information is Beautiful". A website that is constructed with the same amount of care and attention that is shown in this text and should be immediately addded to your RSS subscriptions.

Now that this text is under 10 makes this an instant purchase for any intersted party or even as a gift item. Enjoy being immersed in the beautiful display of normally impenetrable data.

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