Nick Bilton

Nov. 15, 2013

‘Hatching Twitter’: A Tale of Booze and Backstabbing

New York Times columnist Nick Bilton's new book reveals the social network's dark side.

twitter, nick bilton, social network, backstabbing

Dec. 16, 2011

Exploring The Science Of Flying, From Your Window Seat

A new book looks at the technology and science of airline travel from your window seat.

flight, aeronatics, engineering, airplane, helicopter, cell phone, fly, flying, flight

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