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Eight important books for software developers

5 Best Design Patterns Book to look for

<b>Design Patterns: Elements of Reusable Object-Oriented Software</b><br>This is the Bible of Design Patterns, it’s written by four authors – Erich Gamma, …

Looking For An Earnings Surprise? Look At The Earnings Announcement Date

Are you looking for a stock that might beat the next earnings announcement? Next time, take a look at the number of days between the earnings announcement and the earnings announcement date.<p>At the annual Allied Social Science Associations conference in Boston, Oliver Dessaint from the Rotman School …

Wall Street

Don't Make Me Think, Revisited

• <b>Author:</b> Steve Krug<p>Since it was first published in 2000, hundreds of thousands of Web designers and developers have relied on usability guru Steve Krug's guide to understand the principles of intuitive navigation and information design. Witty, commonsensical, and eminently practical, it's one of the …

HTML5 for Web Designers

• <b>Author:</b> Jeremy Keith<p>The HTML5 spec is 900 pages and hard to read. <i>HTML5 for Web Designers</i> is 85 pages and fun to read. Easy choice.<p>HTML5 is the longest HTML specification ever written. It is also the most powerful, and in some ways, the most confusing. What do accessible, content-focused …

Design Is a Job

• <b>Author:</b> Mike Monteiro<p>Co-founder of Mule Design and raconteur Mike Monteiro wants to help you do your job better. From contracts to selling design, from working with clients to working with each other, this brief book is packed with knowledge you can’t afford not to know.<p>"This book will teach you …

Don't Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability

• <b>Author:</b> Steve Krug<p>This is the eBook version of the printed book. If the print book includes a CD-ROM, this content is not included within the eBook version.<br>Five years and more than 100,000 copies after it was first published, it's hard to imagine anyone working in Web design who hasn't read Steve …

How Do You Teach Kids the Value of Money?

At the grocery store yesterday, I passed a man and his daughter in the snack aisle. She was maybe ten or eleven, a little overweight, and begging for …

Parenting

Life Is Too Short For A Broken Front-End, So We Created A New Smashing Book

It’s done: our brand new <i>Smashing Book</i>, full of <b>smart, time-saving tips</b> for crafting fine websites. Neatly packed in a gorgeous hardcover, the book …

Why the U.S. Needs to Fall Out of Love With Homeownership