Check out Safari Books Online’s new demo

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For those of you who don’t know, Safari Books Online is a digital library providing on-demand, subscription access to thousands of learning resources including books, videos, code snippets and practice exams. Our combination of vetted content and platform tools enables our users to quickly find, organize, manage, share and use information from the world’s best… Read more »

Free Webcast Recording! Patterns-Based Engineering: Successfully Delivering Solutions via Patterns

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  Today we have access to thousands of patterns – proven best-practice solutions to known problems within a specific context – so why aren’t we more successful in developing and deploying successful software-intensive systems?Hear two leading experts introduce Patterns-Based Engineering and show how such an approach delivers on the promise of patterns to consistently create… Read more »

Android Development: Top 10 Learning Resources

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For those of you looking for resources to help with android development, we have the perfect list (according to Safari Books Online subscribers). The following represents the most read books and training videos about android development among Safari Books Online subscribers, during the month of June.   Title: Learning Android By: Marko Gargenta Publisher: O’Reilly Media,… Read more »

Threepress job opening: work on Ibis Reader

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(Update August 1, 2011: This position has been filled but we are always interested in hearing from applicants who meet the requirements below and are interested!) Threepress Consulting has an immediate opening for a full-time Python and JavaScript software engineer. You will be joining our team to develop our HTML5 ereading platform, Ibis Reader. You… Read more »

Safari To Go Update – July 12, 2011

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Safari To Go 2.0 has been available for almost two months and we have been busy working on the app. and incorporating feedback we’ve received from our subscribers. We have released 5 updates so far and have another one on the way. Check out some of the recent updates: Improved reading experience in offline mode More folder control Ability to add videos to your… Read more »

Free Webcast Recording! Impact of Cloud Computing on UNIX and Linux System Administrators

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  Does the advent of cloud computing spell the end of UNIX and Linux system administrators?Watch this hour-long webcast as we explore the post-modern system administration world and examine how cloud computing may impact our profession and our skill set. The webcast, features two of the authors of the UNIX and Linux System Administration Handbook,… Read more »