What will you learn?

  • • Understand why the author believes that launching a startup is one of the most likely ways a hacker can become rich and have what he wants by doing what he really likes
  • • A good programming language is one that meets the needs of the hacker, regardless of whether they are more popular or rarer
  • • Know that, in setting up a startup, the end user has to be the centerpiece of your mind
  • • Learn that the hacker is not the person who invades your computer and spreads viruses and malware over the Internet, but an exceptional programmer
  • • According to Paul, a hacker looks much more like a painter than a software engineer
  • • The hacker rebellion turns out to be an advantage by developing an ability to question consolidated ideas and thus create innovative ideas