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Wrox introduces new distribution model
Ever want to get information for a reliable source then find what you need in a book but really not that interested in buying the entire book? Well, that is the type of customer Wrox is going after with the introduction of their new "Chapters on Demand" service. You are now able to purchase individual chapters as a PDF file. Looking at the site, you will also find a lot of free chapters made available as well. Rather interesting to see how it goes - some people will love it and others will not. Funny ......

Posted On Thursday, May 15, 2008 8:55 AM

Twitter this Twitter that

Twitter.comSeeing so many others go on and on about how great Twitter is, I decided to give it a try. You can now find my link at You can now follow me as I twitter (or however you term it). Enjoy or tune out.

Posted On Wednesday, May 7, 2008 12:59 PM

Mistake? Not sure - Professional ASP.NET 3.5 for sale on Amazon for 16 Dollars!

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I just noticed that our $60 book is on sale at Amazon for $16.49 USD! Crazy price. Grab it while you can.

Posted On Monday, May 5, 2008 3:43 PM

My Latest New Books on the Market - Professional C# 2008 and Professional Visual Basic 2008
Two of my latest books just hit the market - Professional C# 2008 and Professional Visual Basic 2008, both from Wrox. The back cover of the C# book is as follows: Updated for .NET 3.5 and Visual Studio® 2008, this book is the ultimate guide to C# 2008 and its environment. Beginning with a look into the architecture and methodology of .NET, the team of superlative authors explains why the C# language cannot be viewed in isolation, but rather, must be considered in parallel with the .NET Framework. ......

Posted On Friday, May 2, 2008 4:04 PM

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