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Digital Estate Planning for Designers, Photographers and Developers
By Evan Carroll
Jul 18, 2011
As a creative professional, your client projects, personal projects and everything else you do add up to gigabytes of digital information. What's going to happen to it after you die? Evan Carroll explains why you need a digital estate plan and walks you through how to put a plan together.
iPhone Obsessed: A Video Interview with Dan Marcolina
By Peachpit Editorial Team, Dan Marcolina
Apr 21, 2011
Peachpit interviews Dan Marcolina about his book, iPhone Obsessed, tips for improving your iPhone photography, and what fuels his love of image making.
The Droid Pocket Guide: Droid Hardware
By Jason D. O'Grady
Apr 14, 2011
In this chapter, Jason D. O'Grady digs into a few of the Droid's key hardware features, including the keyboard, battery, memory card, and radios.
Facebook Me! Privacy and Security Guide
By Dave Awl
Mar 7, 2011
In this chapter, Dave Awl gives you tips on how to balance self-expression with discretion on Facebook. He explains the settings that Facebook provides to help you protect your privacy and talks about the one you bring to the party yourself: your common sense.
Building a WordPress Blog People Want to Read: The Dashboard
By Scott McNulty
Jan 11, 2011
In this chapter, Scott McNulty takes a look at the anatomy of the Dashboard. Along the way, he points out what you can change.
Your Digital Afterlife: The Artifacts of Your Life
By Evan Carroll, John Romano
Jan 3, 2011
Your digital things are more than just computer data, it’s a set of artifacts that has the potential to chronicle your life. Throughout this chapter, envision yourself at the center of a digital universe of content. You’ll explore each part of it, how much you have, and where it’s stored.
The App Holiday Survival Guide
By Glenn Fleishman
Dec 22, 2010
Glenn Fleishman, author of Five-Star Apps: The Best iPhone and iPad Apps for Work and Play, shares some of his favorite useful, mind-bending, or just plain fun apps for the iPad, iPod touch, and iPhone.
Your Digital Afterlife: An Interview with John Romano and Evan Carroll
By Evan Carroll, John Romano
Dec 7, 2010
What happens to your digital possessions—photos, blogs, videos, and social sites—after you die? In this interview, the authors of Your Digital Afterlife: When Facebook, Flickr and Twitter Are Your Estate, What's Your Legacy? talk about how they got interested in the subject of the digital afterlife and what you can do to make sure you are in control of your digital legacy.
Connecting Your TV to the Internet: Peachpit's Guide to Set-Top Boxes
By Ryan Faas
Nov 29, 2010
Apple TV? Google TV? Roku? Ryan Faas examines the top options that should be on your list of possibilities for streaming audio and video to your home TV, pointing out the pros and cons of each system.
Peachpit's Thanksgiving Photo Recipe: How to Shoot a Turkey
By Ralph A. Clevenger
Nov 16, 2010
You don't need to cook your holiday turkey to enjoy it — all you need is one good shot, and this photography recipe will show you how to get it.
App Anthem: Using iPhone Apps & the App Store
By Scott Kelby, Terry White
Oct 14, 2010
Scott Kelby and Terry White show you how to get apps from the iTunes and iPhone App store, update, delete, and organize your apps, and find the very coolest apps for your iPhone.
The iPhone Pocket Guide: Mail and Calendar
By Christopher Breen
Sep 29, 2010
Seeking a less-immediate way to communicate than the phone or messaging? Can't figure out how to receive documents that you can view on your iPhone? Or is your life so tied to email that you can't stand to be away from your computer for more than a couple of hours? If so, you and the iPhone's Mail application are about to become best friends.
Building a TypePad Blog People Want to Read: Managing Blogs from the Dashboard
By Scott McNulty
Aug 19, 2010
The TypePad Dashboard is command central. From this vantage point, you can see your blog stats at a glance, look at what the people you follow on TypePad are up to, and see whether anyone left a comment or trackback on your blog. You can even post right from the Dashboard. Scott McNulty shows you how.
The Nexus One Pocket Guide: Phone, Contacts, and Calendar
By Jason D. O'Grady
Jun 2, 2010
In this chapter, Jason D. O'Grady starts with the basics of using the phone, contacts, and calendar on the Nexus One and shows you a few tips along the way that will improve your productivity and hone your skills.
Community-Building for Non-Glamour Brands
By Nancy Strauss
Jan 25, 2010
How can you create an online community around a pedestrian product? Nancy Strauss looks at the strategies behind successful online product communities, and offers suggestions you can put to work for your brand.
Adding Content in WordPress
By Jessica Neuman Beck, Matt Beck
Dec 30, 2009
iPhone SDK 3 User Interface Elements
By Duncan Campbell
Oct 28, 2009
Do you want to create your own iPhone app? Get started with this lesson on user interface elements in the iPhone SDK 3, including views and controls.
Fundamentals of Game Design: Game Worlds
By Ernest Adams
Oct 8, 2009
This chapter defines a game world and introduces the various dimensions that describe a game world: the physical, temporal, environmental, emotional, and ethical dimensions, as well as a quality called realism.
Designing a Custom YouTube Channel
By Kris Hadlock
Oct 5, 2009
Kris Hadlock explains how to customize your organization's presence on YouTube, with some relatively easy settings changes to make you stand out from the crowd.
Top 10 Online Community Mistakes
By Nancy Strauss
Sep 28, 2009
Many a company just tosses a "community page" onto the corporate website, expecting people to show up in droves. That plan may work, but it's extremely unlikely. Nancy Strauss shares her top-10 list of reasons that corporate online communities fail.

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