…longer. I'm going to release both this book and Rails As She Is Spoke in Kindle format for sure, but format remains a maybe, and I'm not sure how many of my other books will also get converted. Anyway, As A Disservice is 122 pages long, it's aimed for newbie to intermediate devs, and it's $ 23 only $ 17 for a limited time (launch price).
To buy Software As A Disservice: Fixing A Broken Rails App for its launch sale price of $ …
With all that said, ultimately you'll have to be the judge on whether the book actually delivers - hope you learn a useful thing or two as well! Speaking of which, do check it out, and if you do, please leave a review!
HPBN on O'Reilly ( Kindle, )
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…it, so a user can return to the same point they reached earlier. (The way Netflix and Kindle do for movies and books respectively.) On top of this, I also wanted a music player that showed me the full title and album for a track without truncating it or scrolling it leisurely into view; group by album as the default (as the album for a podcast or radio series tends to be the important thing, rather than the artist). Other desirables features: a slider for scrubbing through a track, while being …
…Apple selling the iPad mini at lower-than-usual margins and , a new entrant in the tablet market would either have to have a killer price or killer features. selling Kindle devices at a loss are prepared to deliver neither.
"In five years, I see BlackBerry to be the absolute leader in mobile computing — that's what we're aiming for. I want to gain as much market share as I can, but not by being a copycat." Shooting for the top is what a …
…Government Technology and has a site at BYOD4U.com , this Kindle ebook is a quick read that helps you determine an organizations maturity level, secure your BYOD mobile device and maximize its benefits, and how to cope with the way personal mobile devices are handled where you work.
BYOD for You is an easy lunchtime read; it's divided into eight chapters, most of them about a half-dozen pages long, which cover these topics:
Categorizing your BYOD enivronment…
"REMOTE: Not Required" at 800-CEO-READ
The book is planned for release on October 29th, 2013. eBook versions ( Kindle,, iBook, etc.) will be available for pre-order shortly, too. It's up to the book stores to decide when these go live.
If you want to know more about some of the topics covered in REMOTE , here's a recent interview I did with Quartz .
You can get an ePub or Kindle version of the book at .
I've written about the writing process for this book previously (and why it's taken so long to get out). I especially want to thank my co-author Bear Bibeault who worked hard to get this book out the door.
One question that I've been asked recently: "How relevant is this book to writingin 2012?" I think it's still exceedingly relevant. This book has two major …
…, which means a lot of people might not have been able to buy it. I haven't made the Kindle version available yet; it's only right now.
The book's made $ 11,009.30 so far. I sold 309 copies.
Yesterday I downloaded some sales history from PayPal, and tonight I plugged my sales numbers into a quickscript to produce a bar chart of daily sales.
Here's what it looks like from a distance:
Check out the gist to zoom in and see the chart in detail. …
Top of my list for next year (already purchased and downloaded onto my Kindle) is The Culture Game: Tools for the Agile Manager (2012) by Daniel Mezick . Do you confront culture and mindset head-on, or regard them as something emergent? That has been a favourite conversation topic on and in conference bars and I'm really looking forward to reading 's take on this.
…twenty posts and categorize them for me? My time isn't totally valueless. And put them on my Kindle/iPad/etc so I can read them on a plane.")
My family . ("You wrote a book? I want to read it! What is it about?" "Conversion optimization for software websites." "I'll pass!")
Preface ( new essay )
Selling Your Stuff
Introduction ( new essay )
You Should Probably Send More Email Than You Do
Does Your Product…