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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
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Category:Macs
Average rating: 3.6 / 14 (14 reviews)
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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Make: The First Year (4 vol. set)

From out of nowhere, MAKE has rapidly become one of the hottest new magazines to hit the newsstands. Often coined "the bible of the Tech DIY movement" MAKE has coalesced a passionate if rather unorthodox following of geeks, gearheads, tech enthusiasts, hackers, tinkerers and artists united by a common compulsion to reconfigure the technology in their lives; even when it means violating a manufacturer's warranty or two…

Submitted:Mar 9, 2006
Author:Mark Frauenfelder Ed.
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Category:Social Sciences
Average rating: 4.7 / 6 (6 reviews)
4 diggs • 0 comments • Mar 28, 2006

Make: The first Year $24.00!

If you're like me you love the idea of Make: Magazine. If you're also like me the idea of paying 34.00 for a year subscription or 14 bucks at the news stand seems a little silly. Well here you go, all of last years issues at a good discount.

2 diggs • 0 comments • Mar 9, 2006

MAKE magazine box set on sale

Amazon is running a sale on the Make magazine box set, which contains the first four issues. It's $24 (60% off), as opposed to the cover price of $59.99.

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Make: Technology on Your Time Volume 05

If you like to tweak, disassemble, re-create, and invent cool new uses for technology, you'll love MAKE our quarterly publication for the inquisitive do-it-yourselfer.

Every issue is packed with projects to help you make the most of all the technology in your life. Everything from home entertainment systems, to laptops, to a host of PDAs is fair game. If there's a way to hack it, tweak it, bend it, or remix it, you will find out about it in MAKE.

This isn't another gadget magazine. MAKE focuses on cool things you can do to make technology work the way you want it to. The publication is inspired by our bestselling Hacks series books but with a twist…

Submitted:Feb 8, 2006
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Category:Hacking
Average rating: 5.0 / 1 (1 review)
11 diggs • 2 comments • Feb 8, 2006

Make: Issue 05 is out

This issue features homemade electric vehicles, high-powered water rockets, an electricity-generating windmill, a jet engine in a jam jar, and a backyard zip line, and lots more.

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Car PC Hacks

A car PC or carputer is a car tricked-out with electronics for playing radio, music and DVD movies, connecting to the Internet, navigating and tracking with satellite, taking photos, and any electronic gadget a person wants in a car. All these devices are managed and controlled through a single screen or interface. The only place car PC enthusiasts can go for advice, tips and tools is a handful of hard-to-find Web sites--until now. Car PC Hacks is your guide into the car PC revolution.

Packing MP3 players, handheld devices, computers and video-on-demand systems gives you a pile too heavy to carry…

Submitted:Jan 12, 2006
Author:Damien Stolarz
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Category:Microprocessors & System Design
Average rating: 4.8 / 14 (14 reviews)
7 diggs • 0 comments • Jan 12, 2006

Car PC Hacks & Geek My Ride

"A car PC or carputer is a car tricked-out with electronics for playing radio, music and DVD movies, connecting to the Internet, navigating and tracking with satellite, taking photos, and any electronic gadget a person wants in a car. All these devices are managed and controlled through a single screen or interface."

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Mac OS X Tiger: Missing Manual

You can set your watch to it: As soon as Apple comes out with another version of Mac OS X, David Pogue hits the streets with another meticulous Missing Manual to cover it with a wealth of detail. The new Mac OS X 10.4, better known as Tiger, is faster than its predecessors, but nothing's too fast for Pogue and Mac OS X: The Missing Manual. There are many reasons why this is the most popular computer book of all time.

With its hallmark objectivity, the Tiger Edition thoroughly explores the latest features to grace the Mac OS…

Submitted:Jan 5, 2006
Author:David Pogue
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Category:Mac OS X
Average rating: 4.6 / 141 (141 reviews)
2 diggs • 0 comments • Jan 5, 2006

The Missing Manual to Mac OS X Tiger

A must own book if you happen to be a Mac user, particularly a recent convert.

1 diggs • 0 comments • Dec 12, 2011

Amazon.com: Mac OS X Tiger: Missing Manual David Pogue: Books

Amazon.com: Mac OS X Tiger: Missing Manual David Pogue: Books

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