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Wrox 24-Hour Trainer Videos Now in Safari

In addition to the 247 Wrox books that Safari now has in the Safari Online Books subscription, Safari has also now added the videos to go with 12 of our 24-Hour Trainer books. So, if you have a Safari library subscription, you should now be able to read these books as well as watch the […]

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Wrox Books on Safari with Safari September “Anniversary Month Special”

Safari now has 239 Wrox books in their online library. And September is a special month for Safari so they’re offering for September only a 10 day trial that flips to 30% off a monthly Safari Library subscription for 6 months. That’s a great deal on some great new Wrox books in Safari like: Beginning Android […]

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Wrox DRM-Free ebooks now lower priced than print

If you’ve been following my blog since February, you know that we started then with 24 Wrox ebooks that we began selling as DRM-free PDFs (PDFs with no digital rights management). We’ve listened to a lot of feedback about our DRM-free PDF ebooks this year and are happy to announce two really big permanent steps […]

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Wrox ebooks available for purchase on oreilly.com

I’m very happy to acknowledge what several authors and readers have noticed: Wrox ebooks are now available for purchase from oreilly.com. O’Reilly has built a tremendous retail web site over the years selling many other publisher’s books that programmers would look for including Manning, Pragmatic, as well as their own books. We’re happy that our […]

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218 Wrox Books in Safari Books Online

As we announced recently, Wrox books are now in Safari. Already, the good folks at Safari have added 218 full Wrox books in Safari and they’re adding more constantly. For the month of May, Wrox marketing has passed along the good news from Safari that we’re authorized to offer you this great new offer to […]

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More Wrox Books in Kindle, iBooks, Sony Reader, and Nook Formats

We’ve gotten a lot of questions since we started our DRM-free PDF ebooks about if we’d have more books in Mobi and ePub formats and in the retailer stores using those formats for Kindle, iBooks, Sony Reader, Nook, and others. The good news is that the answer is YES. Over the new few months, you’ll […]

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Shipping, Quality, Repeatability, and Sprints with the Team Foundation Server 2010 Scrum Template

This is a gentle introduction to getting a Scrum project started with Team Foundation Server (TFS). In this 25 page chapter, you will learn how to install the Microsoft Visual Studio Scrum 1.0 template. You will also learn how to launch a new Scrum project, using this Scrum template. This chapter also discusses the importance […]

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Wrox Books on Safari and 30% Safari Discount

This is an exciting day and exciting news to share. Wiley and Safari have announced that Wrox books are now available in Safari Books Online. We know many of you use Safari already and many more of you may join now that Wrox books are available there too. We know this, because as our marketing […]

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IT “Book of the Year” (In Italy)

I really wish I could read Italian so I could accurately translate this myself. But thanks to the built in language translator at the bottom of the page, I know we’ve been chosen by a blogger at http://blogs.dotnethell.it/ciupaz/IT-Book-of-the-Year-2010__16993.aspx with not one but two of their top 5 IT books of the year. At #3, Beginning ASP.NET […]

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More than 60 Wrox DRM-free ebooks available

Today we’re thrilled to announce that Wrox has more than 60 first 24  DRM-free PDF ebooks are available for purchase from Wrox.com. Updated: We’ve been adding to this list of available DRM-free books for several months now. Please check back often for all the newest available books. Updated Dec 2010: Please see the news about […]

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