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Press Release: April 27, 2010

PHP: The Good Parts and Ubuntu: Up and Running--New from O'Reilly

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We have two books available for your review this week: PHP: The Good Parts and Ubuntu: Up and Running. Just drop us a note at press@oreilly.com with the titles you're interested in, as well as where you will be posting your review.

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New Releases from O'Reilly

PHP: The Good Parts
by Peter MacIntyre
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Get past all the hype about PHP and dig into the real power of the language. This book explores the most useful features of PHP and how they can speed up the web development process, and explains why the most commonly used PHP elements are often misused or misapplied. You'll learn which parts add strength to object-oriented programming, and how to use certain features to integrate your application with databases.


Ubuntu: Up and Running
By Robin Nixon
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Ubuntu for everyone! This popular Linux-based operating system is perfect for people with little technical background. It's simple to install, and easy to use -- with a strong focus on security. Ubuntu: Up and Running shows you the ins and outs of this system with a complete hands-on tour. You'll learn how Ubuntu works, how to quickly configure and maintain Ubuntu 10.04, and how to use this unique operating system for networking, business, and home entertainment.


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