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Reviewing Knockout.js Succinctly
Over the weekend I sat down with another book in the Succinctly series. I have wanted to learn more about Knockout.js for a while now. I approached this book knowing very little about Knockout.js, but I do know a fair amount about JavaScript, jQuery, etc. Turns out I am their target audience. If you need a book that will introduce and explain JavaScript. This is not the book for you. If you need a book that will explain how AJAX works. This is not the book for you. If you need a book that will explain ......

Posted On Monday, March 11, 2013 8:29 AM

Reviewing Syncfusion: jQuery Succinctly
The nice folks at Syncfusion reached out to me last week to tell me a little bit about their Succinctly series of books. As they describe the concept, their goal is take 500+ pages of content and distill it down to 100 pages of essentials. I was intrigued but apprehensive with visions of “For Dummies” books running through my head. So I looked through their offerings and decide to check out a topic that I am already somewhat familiar with. I downloaded jQuery Succinctly to examine. I was pleasantly ......

Posted On Monday, February 25, 2013 12:53 PM

Book Review of Under the Hood of .Net Memory Management
I don’t really like to toot my own horn, but I am not above shining the light on someone doing it for me. Ein Gedanke has written a wonderful review of the book that I co wrote. I thoroughly enjoyed reading his review. After reading his review, feel free to wander over to Amazon and see how you can get a copy for yourself ......

Posted On Friday, February 22, 2013 2:58 PM

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