Take Control of Permissions in Snow Leopard Brian Tanaka
Permissions problems got you down? Turn to Unix expert Brian Tanaka’s unique guide to the permissions in Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard that control access to your files, folders, and disks. You’ll learn how… More
Windows 7 Annoyances David A. Karp
Windows 7 may be faster and more stable than Vista, but it’s a far cry from problem-free. David A. Karp comes to the rescue with the latest in his popular Windows Annoyances series. This thorough guide gives you … More
bash Pocket Reference Arnold Robbins
It’s simple: you need to know how to work with the bash shell if you want to get to the heart of Mac OS X, Linux, and other Unix systems. Updated for the most recent version of bash, this concise little book puts all of… More
Java Servlet Programming Jason Hunter et al.
Servlets are an exciting and important technology that ties Java to the Web, allowing programmers to write Java programs that create dynamic web content.
Java Servlet Programming covers everything Java developers… More
Turnskin Nicole Kimberling
2008 Lambda Literary Award Winner. Tom Fletcher knows little of his Shifter heritage and less about the dangerous lives that others of his kind lead in the city of Riverside. But when Tom meets Cloud Coldmoon – infamous and handsome heir to a criminal syndicate – everything changes. Suspected of murder, Tom must flee to the only city where his kind are common.
Beautiful Visualization Julie Steele et al.
Visualization is the graphic presentation of data — portrayals meant to reveal complex information at a glance. Think of the familiar map of the New York City subway system, or a diagram of the human brain. Successful… More
Java: The Good Parts Jim Waldo
What if you could condense Java down to its very best features and build better applications with that simpler version? In this book, veteran Sun Labs engineer Jim Waldo reveals which parts of Java are most useful, and… More
Cocoa and Objective-C: Up and Running Scott Stevenson
Build solid applications for Mac OS X, iPhone, and iPod Touch, regardless of whether you have basic programming skills or years of programming experience. With this book, you’ll learn how to use Apple’s… More
Black Quill Award Winner, Best Small Press Chill (2011)
Nominee for the 2011 Best Novel Spectrum Award
Two years after the Civil War, Pinkerton agent Ed Morrow has gone undercover with one of the weird West’s most… More
Katja from the Punk Band Simon Logan
Katja, like everyone else stuck on the work island they call home, wants to get to the mainland by any means necessary. Shooting her boyfriend and stealing a chemical vial is one way to ensure her safe passage; the only … More
Buying a Home: The Missing Manual Nancy Conner
Home ownership is a cornerstone of the American dream, but it’s a complex process that, without the right guidance, can seem like a nightmare. This Missing Manual takes you through the process of buying a home,… More
Ubuntu: Up and Running Robin Nixon
Ubuntu for everyone! This popular Linux-based operating system is perfect for people with little technical background. It’s simple to install, and easy to use — with a strong focus on security. Ubuntu:… More
PHP: The Good Parts Peter MacIntyre
Get past all the hype about PHP and dig into the real power of this language. This book explores the most useful features of PHP and how they can speed up the web development process, and explains why the most commonly used… More
Mockingbird Sean Stewart
“A wonderfully vivid and unexpected blend of magic realism and finely-observed contemporary experience.”
—William Gibson, Pattern Recognition
Mathematica Cookbook Sal Mangano
Mathematica Cookbook helps you master the application’s core principles by walking you through real-world problems. Ideal for browsing, this book includes recipes for working with numerics, data structures,… More