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Wii For Dummies, New Edition (For Dummies (Computers))

Just got a Nintendo Wii game console? Thinking about one? Wii offers video games, exercise tools, the opportunity to create a cool Mii character, and lot of other entertainment options. Wii For Dummies shows you how to get the most from this fun family game system…

Submitted:Aug 21, 2008
Author:Kyle Orland
Brand:For Dummies
Total comments:0
Category:Video Games
29 diggs • 0 comments • Aug 21, 2008

Wii For Dummies

If you don't know how to use the Wii...no sweat Wii For Dummies is going to be out soon.

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The Legend of Zelda and Philosophy (Popular Culture and Philosophy)

With both young and adult gamers as loyal fans, The Legend of Zelda is one of the most beloved video game series ever created…

Submitted:Aug 13, 2008
Brand:Open Court
Total comments:0
Category:History
18 diggs • 0 comments • Aug 13, 2008

A book for Zelda nuts: "The Legend of Zelda and Philosophy"

Billed as a work that "puts video games on the philosophical map as a serious area of study", The Legend of Zelda and Philosophy is seeking to ask, and answer, the burning questions surrounding the Zelda series. Does Link have a will, or do gamers project their wills onto him? Can Hyrule be seen as an ideal society? How does time function?

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Facebook For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech))

Facebook is certainly one of the hottest sites on the Web. Not only does it help people get connected and stay connected with family and friends, it is increasingly being used by businesses to connect with their customers. If you’ve thought about getting into the Facebook community, Facebook For Dummies is a great tool to help you maximize the experience.

Written by a pair of Facebook insiders, this handy guide shows you how to create a profile, communicate with friends, play with Facebook applications, and explore the unique ways Facebook can improve your business…

Submitted:Apr 5, 2008
Author:Carolyn Abram
Brand:For Dummies
Total comments:0
Category:Software
9 diggs • 0 comments • Apr 5, 2008

Facebook For Dummies

Seriously these people are making to much money on idiots

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iPhone Open Application Development: Write Native Objective-C Applications for the iPhone

Certain technologies bring out everyone's hidden geek, and iPhone did the moment it was released. Even though Apple created iPhone as a closed device, tens of thousands of developers bought them with the express purpose of designing and running third-party software.

In this clear and concise book, veteran hacker Jonathan Zdziarski -- one of the original hackers of the iPhone -- explains the iPhone's native environment and how you can build software for this device using its Objective-C, C, and C++ development frameworks…

Submitted:Mar 4, 2008
Author:Jonathan Zdziarski
Brand:O'Reilly Media
Total comments:1
Category:Macs
4 diggs • 1 comment • Mar 4, 2008

iPhone Native API Development Will Be in Objective-C

I got an email from Amazon about their latest book, "Author Jonathan Zdziarski, the developer of the first fully functional application using the open iPhone toolkit, now explains in clear language how to create applications using Objective-C and the iPhone API, which in some ways resembles Apple's desktop API and in some ways strikes new ground."

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The Blogging Church

The Blogging Church offers church leaders a field manual for using the social phenomenon of blogs to connect people and build communities in a whole new way. Inside you will find the why, what, and how of blogging in the local church. Filled with illustrative examples and practical advice, the authors answer key questions learned on the frontlines of ministry: Is blogging a tool or a toy? What problems will blogging solve? How does it benefit ministry? How do I build a great blog? and Who am I blogging for?

The Blogging Church is a handbook that will inspire and equip you to join the conversation…

Submitted:Feb 9, 2008
Author:Brian Bailey
Brand:Jossey-Bass
Total comments:0
Category:History
2 diggs • 0 comments • Feb 9, 2008

The Blogging Church: Books: Brian Bailey,Terry S

Interesting! The church has been lagging behind the rest of the world when it comes to tech. (Wish I could get it as an e-book.)Seth Godin's is the top review.

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Understanding Intelligent Design

An objective overview of the biggest controversy in American education…

Submitted:Dec 3, 2007
Author:Christopher Carlisle
Brand:Alpha
Total comments:3
Category:Artificial Intelligence
14 diggs • 3 comments • Dec 3, 2007

Behold the world's most redundant book title

hm

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ASP.Net Ajax in Action

Ajax has revolutionized the way users interact with web pages today. Gone are frustrating page refreshes, lost scroll positions and intermittent interaction with a web site. Instead, we have a new generation of fast, rich, and more intuitive web applications. The ASP.NET AJAX framework puts the power of Ajax into the hands of web developers. ASP.NET AJAX, formerly called Atlas, is a new free framework from Microsoft designed to easily add Ajax features to ASP.NET applications. With this technology, ASP.NET developers can easily build more interactive and highly-personalized web applications that work across all most popular browsers…

Submitted:Aug 27, 2007
Author:Alessandro Gallo
Brand:Manning Publications
Total comments:0
Category:Ajax
2 diggs • 0 comments • Aug 27, 2007

ASP.NET AJAX in Action Published

it is finally published

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SQL for MySQL Developers: A Comprehensive Tutorial and Reference

The Most Complete and Practical Guide to MySQL Version 5’s Powerful SQL Dialect

MySQL version 5 offers a SQL dialect with immense power. In SQL for MySQL Developers, Rick F. van der Lans helps you master this version ofSQL and take advantage of its full potential. Using case study examplesand hands-on exercises, van der Lans illuminates every key concept,technique, and statement–including advanced features that make iteasier to create even the most complex statements and programs…

Submitted:May 29, 2007
Author:Rick F. van der Lans
Brand:Addison-Wesley Professional
Total comments:0
Category:SQL
4 diggs • 0 comments • May 29, 2007

The Most Complete and Practical Guide to MySQL Version 5’s Powerful SQL Dia

MySQL version 5 offers a SQL dialect with immense power. In SQL for MySQL Developers, Rick F. van der Lans helps you master this version ofSQL and take advantage of its full potential. Using case study examplesand hands-on exercises, van der Lans illuminates every key concept,technique, and statement–including advanced features that make ...

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Mass Effect: Prima Official Game Guide / The Art of Mass Effect (2 Volume Set)

* Two Books: a $40 value - The Collector's Edition will include the FULL Mass Effect strategy guide PLUS the 192 page exclusive Mass Effect Art Book.

* Concept Art and Commentary - Prima's Mass Effect Art Book will include commentary from the developers at BioWare on the evolution of Mass Effect's elements, from ships to aliens to locations.

* Clean Box Art - Prima's one sheet for the guides will fall away when the shrinkwrap is removed, leaving pristine art, unmarred by logos, barcodes, or taglines…

Submitted:May 29, 2007
Author:Brad Anthony
Brand:Prima Games
Total comments:3
Category:Video Games
2 diggs • 3 comments • May 29, 2007

Mass Effect released on or soon after August 27th?

The amazon.com entry for the Mass Effect strategy guide claims a release date of August 27th--the game must surely be schedule for release that week. ZOMG mark your calendars!11!!!

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The Cult of the Amateur: How Today's Internet is Killing Our Culture

Amateur hour has arrived, and the audience is running the show

In a hard-hitting and provocative polemic, Silicon Valley insider and pundit Andrew Keen exposes the grave consequences of today’s new participatory Web 2.0 and reveals how it threatens our values, economy, and ultimately the very innovation and creativity that forms the fabric of American achievement.

Our most valued cultural institutions, Keen warns—our professional newspapers, magazines, music, and movies—are being overtaken by an avalanche of amateur, user-generated free content…

Submitted:May 10, 2007
Author:Andrew Keen
Brand:Crown Business
Total comments:1
Category:Culture
7 diggs • 1 comment • Jun 6, 2007

The culture-Killing Cult of Internet Amateurs ... aka, Digg

The Cult of the Amateur: How today's Internet is killing our culture. Internet culture, often portrayed as the vanguard of progress, is actually a jungle peopled by intellectual yahoos and digital thieves, according to a Silicon Valley entrepreneur-turned-dissenter. This book is sure to shake the earth under the feet of Web 2.0-heads everywhere.

2 diggs • 0 comments • May 10, 2007

The Cult of the Amateur: How Digg, Wikipedia, Blogs are Killing Our Culture

Amateur hour has arrived, and the audience is running the show. In a hard-hitting and provocative polemic, Silicon Valley insider and pundit Andrew Keen exposes the grave consequences of today?s new participatory Web 2.0 and reveals how it threatens our values, economy, and ultimately the very innovation and creativity that forms America.