Inside Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008: T-SQL Programming Itzik Ben-Gan et al.
Get a detailed look at the internal architecture of T-SQL with this comprehensive programming reference. Database developers and administrators get best practices, expert techniques, and code samples to master… More
The Twitter Book Tim O'Reilly et al.
“Media organizations should take note of Twitter’s power to quickly reach their target consumers.” –Tim O’Reilly (@timoreilly), in a Los Angeles Times interview, March 2009
Learning Flash CS4 Professional Rich Shupe
Learning Flash CS4 Professional offers beginners and intermediate Flash developers a unique introduction to the latest version of Adobe’s powerful multimedia application. This easy-to-read book is loaded… More
Beautiful Security Andy Oram et al.
Although most people don’t give security much attention until their personal or business systems are attacked, this thought-provoking anthology demonstrates that digital security is not only worth thinking… More
XMPP: The Definitive Guide Peter Saint-Andre et al.
This practical book provides everything you need to know about the Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol (XMPP). This open technology for real-time communication is used in many diverse applications such as… More
iPhone Hacks David Jurick et al.
With iPhone Hacks, you can make your iPhone do all you’d expect of a mobile smartphone — and more. Learn tips and techniques to unleash little-known features, find and create innovative applications for… More
Tcl/Tk in a Nutshell Paul Raines et al.
The Tcl language and Tk graphical toolkit are simple and powerful building blocks for custom applications. The Tcl/Tk combination is increasingly popular because it lets you produce sophisticated graphical interfaces… More
Clarkesworld Magazine – Issue 31 Jay Lake et al.
The April 2009 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine.
This issue features fiction by Jay Lake & Shannon Pagel (“Rolling Steel: A Pre-Apocalyptic Love Story”) and Lavie Tidhar (“The Dying World”),… More
Cloud Application Architectures George Reese
If you’re involved in planning IT infrastructure as a network or system architect, system administrator, or developer, this book will help you adapt your skills to work with these highly scalable, highly redundant… More
The Convent of the Pure Sarah M. Harvey
Secrets and illusions abound in a decaying convent wrapped in dark magic and scented with blood. Portia came to the convent with the ghost of Imogen, the lover she failed to protect in life. Now, the spell casting caste… More
The Good Humor Man Andrew Fox
In this witty tribute to Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451 set in 2041 government-sanctioned vigilantes �_�?? the Good Humor Men �_�?? ruthlessly patrol the streets, immolating all fattening food products… More