I have a fascination with the novel by Arundhati Roy, The God of Small Things. It is that one novel which I remember while starting to read serious fiction. Of course, I went through the usual teen-romance, teen-detectives, et al before I outgrew them soon enough in my early days. This year, I decided to […]
Hello Ruby is a children’s book that teaches programming fundamentals through stories and kid-friendly activities. An interesting initiative by Linda Liukas, who teaches programming and makes the world of technology more approachable through a non-profit called Rails Girls. She is on a journey to combine software with storytelling. She is writing and illustrating a book […]
For all those Mac or iOS developers hard at work coding ceaselessly, lest Santa thinks you’ve been naughty here’s some good news! Santa’s coming early, bringing with him Apple’s latest offering of a bunch of iOS and Mac development books in the iBookstore for Free! The six developer guides may not appeal to non-coders, but […]
“Getting started with Flex 3” is primarily for new developers who want to try their hands on Flex 3. Or for those developers who have already done Flex and want a quick view of Flex 3.
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Many people can be analyzed from the types of books they read. Of course, book reading is a good thing. What books do you have with you?
ToString provides an infrastructure for the community to contribute to the books both through hosting translated versions of the books, as well as allowing comments on individual chapters.
If you’ve ever been stuck for inspiration, have puzzled over just how to create a shiny aqua-style button, or wanted to create that seamlessly tiling background image you saw on a site recently, you need download this book.