Posts Tagged ‘General’

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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Wiley Awarded 2011 Code Project Members Choice Award

  This week at Microsoft TechEd 2011, The Code Project annunced their 2011 Members Choice Awards. We were thrilled to find out that Wiley was voted winner for the Books category. Thank you to all the Code Project members who took the time to vote for the Members Choice Awards and thank you to our fantastic list of authors and editorial team who dilligently […]

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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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Wrox @ TechEd 2011

Microsoft’s annual TechEd Conference begins next week in Atlanta. I know many of you, along with our publisher, Jim Minatel, are packing and getting excited about the conference. For the past several years Wrox has exhibited at TechEd. This year, we decided to take a more community based approach and sponsor INETA rather than exhibiting. […]

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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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Wrox on the Road – Wrox authors coming to a conference near you

As usual, when there’s a big list of conference announcements, there’s a big list of Wrox authors speaking at them. We’re lucky to get to work with such busy and active authors, here are a few of the highlights on the speaking schedule in 2010: SharePoint Saturday NYC: July 31, NYC: Paul Galvin, Chris Geier, […]

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eBook Pricing

I promised a few weeks ago I’d give a more detailed response on ebook pricing in a separate post than I could in comments. It’s taken longer than I thought, and actually gone through many discussions and draft versions. So here’s the simplest honest answer I can give now: ebook pricing is more complicated than […]

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Wrox Wins 2010 Code Project Members Choice Award

This week at Microsoft TechEd 2010, The Code Project announced their 2010 Members Choice Awards. We were thrilled to find out that Wrox was voted winner for Books. Thanks to all the Code Project members who took the time to vote in this and thanks to our many authors and technical editors who deserve the […]

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