Posts Tagged ‘ebooks’

Select Wiley Ebooks on Wrox.com – Security, UX/UI, and More

Because Wrox is part of Wiley, we have access to a wealth of great books outside of Wrox. Thanks to that, we’ve now added a handful of Wiley ebooks to Wrox.com. These are carefully handpicked classics – or soon to be classics, that we think have specific relevence to Wrox programmers. The books are all […]

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New Visual Studio 2012 Books Arrive and Lower Ebook Prices on Visual Studio 2010

The Wrox editors and authors have had a busy summer preparing a great list of new Visual Studio 2012 book editions for you. As the books are starting to arrive in your stores and on our site, I wanted to highlight a few of them for you plus let you know about some exciting price […]

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All Wrox.com Wrox e-books DRM-free in 3 formats: PDF, Mobi, ePub

We have been gradually making improvements to the Wrox.com ebook selection over the last 1-2 years. Today, we’re announcing that all Wrox ebooks purchased at Wrox.com are now DRM-free AND available for download in the 3 major formats –  PDF, Mobi, EPub. So, when you complete a purchase of a "PDF" at Wrox.com, you’ll instead be […]

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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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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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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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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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Adding Value to Ebooks – color figures

There’s a big continuing discussion about how much ebooks should cost and we continue to listen and learn. Beyond the price question though, what’s more interesting to me is what ebooks can do that print books can’t. Of course, searchability, portability, many other ebook features are well known. But adding value to ebooks is an […]

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Kindle Programming Book Layouts

Thanks to Wrox author Barry Dorrans (Beginning ASP.NET Security) for inspiring this quick post. I’ve taken a few screen grabs here to show everyone who asks what our books look like on a Kindle. These were captured on a Kindle 3. The captures are from Bill Evjen, Scott Hanselman, and Devin Rader’s Professional ASP.NET 4.0. Standard […]

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