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Valentine's Day Sale, 40% off

February 12, 2014

You love programming. Admit it, and celebrate Valentine's day with your true love, on sale now through the end of day on February 14, 2014. Just use the coupon code Valentine2014 on the last page of checkout at and save 40% on our ebooks.

Oh, and speaking of Valentine's Day on the 14th, it's also the 138th anniversary of the day that Alexander Graham Bell and Elisha Gray both applied for a patent on the telephone, helping to usher in a new era of telemarketing, and reminding us that technology can be used for both good and evil.

Upcoming Author Appearances

  • 2014-02-18 Jonathan Penn, RubyMotion Chicago Meetup
  • 2014-02-20 Dave Thomas, Thoughtworks, Dallas
  • 2014-02-26 Dave Thomas, Agile India, Bangalore
  • 2014-02-28 Rachel Davies, NorDevCon, UK
  • 2014-03-02 Johanna Rothman, Problem Solving Leadership Workshop, Albuquerque, NM
  • 2014-03-05 Drew Neil, Online
  • 2014-03-06 Chris Adamson, CocoaConf Chicago
  • 2014-03-06 Jonathan Penn, CocoaConf Chicago
  • 2014-03-07 Seb Rose, Joy of Coding, Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • 2014-03-07 Jonathan Penn, CocoaConf Chicago
  • 2014-03-07 Dave Thomas, Erlang Factory, San Francisco
  • 2014-03-08 Chris Adamson, CocoaConf Chicago
  • 2014-03-08 Jonathan Penn, CocoaConf Chicago
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