Tag: book

Ext JS 3.0 Cookbook Book Review

Ext JS 3.0 Cookbook is a resource full of recipes focused on the popular Ext JS JavaScript library. While not for those new to Ext JS, it’s a great addition to the library of anyone looking to better their Ext JS skills using this handy reference.

Posted: January 18, 2010

Flexible Web Design Book Review

Flexible Web Design by Zoe Mickley Gillenwater is a book on modern Web design focusing on liquid and elastic CSS layouts.

Posted: December 07, 2009

Handcrafted CSS Book Review (Video Edition) and Giveaway

Dan Cederholm of SimpleBits recently published his latest book, Handcrafted CSS, which also includes a companion DVD starring Dan himself.

Posted: August 30, 2009

The Four Hour Workweek Book Review and Giveaway

The Four Hour Workweek by Timothy Ferriss is an inside look at becoming one of the New Rich by changing the way you live your life. Here is my review of the book.

Posted: August 03, 2009

Sexy Web Design Book Review and Giveaway

Sexy Web Design by Elliot Jay Stocks is definitely a recommended read for anyone interested in Web Design

Posted: March 30, 2009

Learning Ext JS Book Review

Learning Ext JS is a book covering the Ext JavaScript framework. It’s a great book if you’re familiar with DOM scripting already and are looking to build Web applications aimed at mimicking desktop apps.

Posted: January 19, 2009

Pro JavaScript Techniques Book Review

Pro JavaScript Techniques by John Resig is definitely not an introductory text, but a great way to increase your existing knowledge of JavaScript.

Posted: December 08, 2008

Essential ActionScript 3.0 Book Review

Essential ActionScript 3.0 by Colin Moock is an in depth resource for learning AS3. I would definitely recommend this book to anyone looking to really learn the ins and outs of AS3.

Posted: August 11, 2008

Making and Breaking the Grid Book Review

While I have no formal education in design (graphic or otherwise) I do have a strong interest. I try to read as much as I can in an effort to self-educate myself on the subject. The latest piece I’ve completed is Making and Breaking the Grid, A Graphic Design Layout Workshop by Timothy Samara.

Posted: March 03, 2008

Being a Starving Graphic Artist Sucks Book Review

I think Being a Starving Graphic Artist Sucks by Jeremy Tuber is a fantastic resource for both new as well as seasoned graphic artists. There are many lessons taught which can really save you from having to learn them the hard way; which can be devastating to a new freelancer and his or her career.

Posted: February 04, 2008