Daniel Charof

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JavaScript: The Good Parts

• <b>Author:</b> Douglas Crockford<p>Most programming languages contain good and bad parts, but JavaScript has more than its share of the bad, having been developed and released in a hurry before it could be refined. This authoritative book scrapes away these bad features to reveal a subset of JavaScript …

Naked Presenter, The: Delivering Powerful...

• <b>Author:</b> Garr Reynolds<p>In his first two best-selling books <i>Presentation Zen</i> and <i>Presentation Zen Design,</i> Garr Reynolds gave readers the necessary tools for planning and designing successful presentations. Establishing the framework for beautifully designed and well-prepared presentations, he now …

The Brand Gap: Revised Edition

• <b>Author:</b> Marty Neumeier<p>THE BRAND GAP is the first book to present a unified theory of brand-building. Whereas most books on branding are weighted toward either a strategic or creative approach, this book shows how both ways of thinking can unite to produce a “charismatic brand”—a brand that …

Macintosh Terminal Pocket Guide

• <b>Author:</b> Daniel J. Barrett<p>Unlock the secrets of the Terminal and discover how this powerful tool solves problems the Finder can’t handle. With this handy guide, you’ll learn commands for a variety of tasks, such as killing programs that refuse to quit, renaming a large batch of files in seconds, or …

Tubes

• <b>Author:</b> Andrew Blum<p>“Andrew Blum plunges into the unseen but real ether of the Internet in a journey both compelling and profound….You will never open an email in quite the same way again.”<br>—Tom Vanderbilt, New York Times bestselling author of Traffic<p>In Tubes, Andrew Blum, a correspondent at Wired …

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 …

Learning Python

• <b>Author:</b> Mark Lutz<p>Get a comprehensive, in-depth introduction to the core Python language with this hands-on book. Based on author Mark Lutz’s popular training course, this updated fifth edition will help you quickly write efficient, high-quality code with Python. It’s an ideal way to begin, whether …

CSS Text

• <b>Author:</b> Eric A. Meyer<p>As a web designer, you probably spend more time working with text than any other element. With this concise guide, you’ll learn CSS3 properties for changing the appearance of text without altering the font face—including horizontal and vertical alignment, text transformation, …

Mobile First

• <b>Author:</b> Luke Wroblewski<p>Our industry’s long wait for the complete, strategic guide to mobile web design is finally over. Former Yahoo! design architect and co-creator of Bagcheck Luke Wroblewski knows more about mobile experience than the rest of us, and packs all he knows into this entertaining, …

The Internet Police: How Crime Went Online, and the Cops Followed

• <b>Author:</b> Nate Anderson<p>Chaos and order clash in this riveting exploration of crime and punishment on the Internet.<p>Once considered a borderless and chaotic virtual landscape, the Internet is now home to the forces of international law and order. It’s not just computer hackers and cyber crooks who lurk …

Legacy of Typography

• <b>Author:</b> Smashing Magazine<p>Typography is everywhere. If you walk out the door, you will be hard pressed to find any element of our daily lives that doesn't involve or rely on typography. The prevalence of typography is not limited only to the analog world. This eBook introduces historical and …

Ghost in the Wires

• <b>Author:</b> Kevin Mitnick and Others<p>The thrilling memoir of the world's most wanted computer hacker<p>"Mitnick manages to make breaking computer code sound as action-packed as robbing a bank." -- NPR<p>Kevin Mitnick was the most elusive computer break-in artist in history. He accessed computers and networks …

Who Owns the Future?

• <b>Author:</b> Jaron Lanier<p>The “brilliant” and “daringly original” (<i>The New York Times</i>) critique of digital networks from the “David Foster Wallace of tech” (<i>London Evening Standard</i>)—asserting that to fix our economy, we must fix our information economy.<p>Jaron Lanier is the father of virtual reality and …

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 …

Responsive Web Design

• <b>Author:</b> Ethan Marcotte<p>From mobile browsers to netbooks and tablets, users are visiting your sites from an increasing array of devices and browsers. Are your designs ready? Learn how to think beyond the desktop and craft beautiful designs that anticipate and respond to your users’ needs. Ethan …

Hackers & Painters

• <b>Author:</b> Paul Graham<p>"The computer world is like an intellectual Wild West, in which you can shoot anyone you wish with your ideas, if you're willing to risk the consequences. " --from <i>Hackers & Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age</i>, by Paul Graham<p>We are living in the computer age, in a world …

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 …