Please create an account to participate in the Slashdot moderation system. I can mark the dead tree books up, highlight pages I mean, I can usually "see" the page in question in my head on a real book.
I responded cautiously at first, because my prior self-publishing experience was extremely positive. Analytics Press, the publisher of Show Me the Numbers and Now You See Itis owned by my friend Jonathan Koomey; by working with Jon I was able to manage the entire process myself from beginning to end without interference—essentially self-publishing. After two months of negotiating a contract to guarantee my right of approval over design decisions book layout, paper quality, binding quality, printing quality, etc.
My bookmark list transformed into TechBooksForFree. Free Perl and Python books list, as far as I believe, is close to being complete. Anyone has any additions to it?
Information Architecture for the World Wide Web 3rd ed. Cambridge, MA: O'Reilly. Information interaction: providing a framework for information architecture.
My iPad is not the 3g model so reading Safari Books Online is not an option for me. I was stoked and excited! I got so breathless that I even tweeted my excitement and then was re-tweeted by OreillyMedia as you can see from the image in the upper left corner.
Even though we talk to people for our whole lives, studying real people can be intimidating. Especially face-to-face interviews. These lessons walk you through a bunch of ways to get subjective information from users, both in-person and from a distance.
There has been a lot of attention paid to ebooks lately, and for good reason. Electronic books are portable, searchable, and more affordable than print books. Ebooks are one of the most popular classes of iPhone application. Direct sales of the ebook bundles we offer from oreilly.