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O’Reilly releases ‘iPod & iTunes Hacks’

O’Reilly has announced the release of “iPod & iTunes Hacks” by Hadley Stern. The US$24.95 book “takes curious and clever iPod owners beyond the obvious with 100 hacks that delight, entertain, and add astonishing power” to the iPod and iTunes experience. “The book includes hacks written by experts in their field,” explains Stern. “The ‘Install Linux on Your iPod’ hack was written by Bernard Leech, who developed the software.

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O’Reilly Mac OS X Conference registration open

Registration is now open for the third annual O’Reilly Mac OS X Conference, being held October 25-28 in Santa Clara, Calif., where “Mac developers, sys admins, digital musicians and users can master the must-have tools and goodies that Apple and other companies are churning out in the wake of Mac OS X’s success.” Conference participants include Stewart Copeland, the former drummer for the Police who now creates award-winning film and television scores using Mac OS X technology; New York Times columnist David Pogue; Andy Ihnatko o

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O’Reilly releases ‘Inside .Mac’

O’Reilly has announced the release of “Inside .Mac” (US$19.95) by Chuck Toporek. The new book is a “handy, quick reference offering a clear overview of the entire .Mac package and many of its not-so-obvious features.” “Inside .Mac” covers: setting up a .Mac account; using the iDisk: the Mac software included with a .Mac membership; .Mac email; building a HomePage; synchronizing a Mac with .Mac; sending an iCard; and creating a weblog with iBlog. Read More

O’Reilly releases ‘Digital Photography Hacks’

O’Reilly has announced the release of “Digital Photography Hacks” (US$29.95) by Derrick Story. “Featuring exquisite, full-color photos throughout, the book shows you the risks that real-world photographers take, sharing their techniques, shenanigans, and secrets for ‘getting the shot.'” The book offers 100 techniques in the areas of: daytime and nighttime photo secrets; flash magic; digital camera attachments; the computer connection; Photoshop magic; weekend photo projects; and camera phone tricks.

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O’Reilly Mac OS X Conference call for proposals

The organizers of the 2004 O’Reilly Mac OS X Conference, which will be held October 25-28 in Santa Clara, CA, are seeking conference proposals from “people creating the future of the Mac, as well as those immersed in its day-to-day care and feeding.” In particular, they’re seeking presentations delving into technologies, methodologies, techniques, and “just plain useful and cool stuff” appealing to system administrators, Mac OS X developers, and digital musicians. Read More