The Story Behind the NIV Faithlife Study Bible

“That’s interesting.” I was sitting in church and following the sermon with a study Bible in the Logos Bible Software mobile app. The note on the passage was interesting, but I wanted to know more. “I wish I could click right here get even more information,” I thought. “I wish there was a plus sign …

Venture Deals explains it all

Venture Deals, by Brad Feld and Jason Mendelson, is a highly useful, and highly readable, overview of how venture capital works, with lots of very-specific examples and descriptions. This isn’t a high-concept book full of abstractions; it’s a detailed explanation of the people and vocabulary you’ll encounter in the VC world. And it’s more than …

Bouts-rimés (Fr., literally, “rhymed ends”)

“A form of literary amusement in which rhymes being given the participants, they fill up the verses. According to Ménage, the notion of this frivolity was derived from a saying of the French poet Dulot, whereby he accidentally let the cat out of the bag, or, to change the metaphor, let the public in behind …