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A new book (edition) just in time for the holidays

The “news” item here is that a new edition of Sams Teach Yourself HTML & CSS in 24 Hours (it may or may not end up saying HTML5 and CSS3 on the cover, but that’s what it teaches) will hit

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Tech Books: Not Dead!

As someone who has made a decent secondary income for the last twelve years writing technical books, a recent post in the SD Times caught my eye: “Are tech books dead?” it asks. The author comes to the conclusion that

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Dance Your Diss, Doodle Your Thesis

This post from BoingBoing about scientists dancing their dissertations reminded me that I really need to doodle my dissertation. When I doodled my MA thesis in 2006 (see below), kind of as a joke, the doodle actually helped me develop

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