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The Art of Community

The Art of Community

Building the New Age of Participation

Horst's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 4.0

On Jan 26, 2011 Horst Gutmann wrote: Great but perhaps a bit too specific
Jono Bacon's The Art of Community is a great book if you want to learn about community building but in my opinion with perhaps a bit too much focus on Ubuntu and larger opensource communities in general. Still definitely worth reading if you want to somehow help with organizing a community. Full Review >

HTML5: Up and Running

HTML5: Up and Running

Horst's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 3.0

On Nov 24, 2010 Horst Gutmann wrote: Nice introduction but far from complete
HTML5: Up and Running is a book presenting you some of the more prominent features of HTML5 including canvas, localStorage and the applicationCache. It sadly leaves out a whole range of other features like WebSockets and the data-attributes. Also the writing style reminds you often enough that this book was created out of the author's Dive Into HTML5 project ... Full Review >

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