Pulling the Sword from the Stone: Amazon’s Kindle Books to be Available on Mobile Phones
Friday, 02/6/09 | 5 Comments

Did you feel that? That was a tremor in the publishing world. There have been many of them over the past several months, but yesterday’s announcement from Amazon could be especially game changing in my …

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Working with Charles Petzold
Monday, Nov 5, 2007 | One Comment
Working with Charles Petzold

I have alluded to this a few times here on the blog, and with Charles talking about it and Amazon.com posting the product page I suppose I should post about it as well. I …

And For Our Next Trick - Introducing Wrox’s ASP3Wiki
Tuesday, Oct 9, 2007 | No Comment

Recently we launched Wrox Blox, our bite-sized e-content products for programmers.  Today we continue with new e-content initiatives and have announced our partnership with Near-Time to produce a new line of wiki-based products.
The first of …

The Changing Publishing Landscape - Introducing Wrox Blox
Monday, Oct 8, 2007 | 4 Comments
The Changing Publishing Landscape - Introducing Wrox Blox

I often write about the changes in publishing caused by disruptive technologies and the need for publishers to make their own changes in order to stay relevant. Today we have launched Wrox Blox, a …

Professional XNA Author in Wired Magazine
Tuesday, Apr 24, 2007 | No Comment

Last night, as I was flipping through my new issue of Wired, I was pleasantly surprised to find a short piece on Benjamin Nitschke, the author of my recently published book Professional XNA Game Programming …

Wrox Professional Community Server Book Now Shipping
Tuesday, Mar 13, 2007 | One Comment

Congratulations to Wyatt Preul, Jose Lema, Jim Martin, and Keyvan Nayyeri - their excellent guide to Telligent’s Community Server is now shipping from Amazon.com.
From the back cover:
Built on the .NET 2.0 platform, Telligent’s Community Server …

Professional XNA Author Profiled in Official Xbox Magazine
Monday, Mar 5, 2007 | One Comment
Professional XNA Author Profiled in Official Xbox Magazine

Benjamin Nitschke, author of my upcoming Wrox title, Professional XNA Game Programming for Xbox 360 and Windows, is profiled in the April 2007 issue of Official Xbox Magazine. As part of their XNA:The First …