Posts Tagged ‘.NET’

Jon Galloway, Phil Haack, and Brad Wilson talk about their book Professional ASP.NET MVC 4

I’ve always considered myself lucky to work with some of the brightest stars in the computing galaxy. Professional ASP.NET MVC 4 authors Jon Galloway, Phil Haack, Brad Wilson, and K. Scott Allen certainly would be on anyone’s programmer A-list. With the MVC 4 edition of the of the book now everywhere, I’m thrilled that Jon […]

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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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Wrox DRM-free ebooks in PDF and ePub AND Mobi

I’m happy to tell you that we have begun rolling out Wrox DRM-free ebooks on Wrox.com in both PDF and ePub. And, now, as of January 2012, these include mobi files as well. And for books where we offer all 3 versions versions, you’ll automatically get the PDF and the ePUB AND mobi in your download. Initially, […]

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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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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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Creating Sensor and Location Applications for Windows 7

It would be quite easy to write an entire book about the sensors that you can use with Windows and still not cover them all. In fact, it would be possible to write a rather larger book just about the various sorts of industrial sensors. Home security would require an entirely separate book because the […]

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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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