[PLUG] Fwd: Books and News from the O'Reilly User Group Program--June

David Mandel dmandel at pdxLinux.org
Mon Jun 20 11:51:09 PDT 2011


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*Concurrent
Programming in Mac OS X and
iOS<http://post.oreilly.com/rd/9z1z3jcr68da1eu7dud52rp7o9gf6iiap1o08lrkf78>
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By Vandad Nahavandipoor<http://post.oreilly.com/rd/9z1zfop4dhhjk11prrnbh17io24fefsjavubk22jg7g>

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*Developing
Android Applications with Flex
4.5<http://post.oreilly.com/rd/9z1zi6u7rvph8vs7f62j9vo434no4rl59jr06bjqfm0>
*
By Rich Tretola<http://post.oreilly.com/rd/9z1zfujaf1f9rnm4rmrtfskk7k38q1bag4of3au2760>

 <http://post.oreilly.com/rd/9z1z7t7kl6ljv93sl9pak6dktpa7stkgnko5c0m3gpg> *DNS
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By Cricket Liu<http://post.oreilly.com/rd/9z1zos2463vhr8rhgh8337rvfqpklir3qjedh95n38g>

 <http://post.oreilly.com/rd/9z1zip6mdq6h0mbgq9m0o3hdnpt4o6i9jf5vcch8l58>
*Getting
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*
By Cuno Pfister<http://post.oreilly.com/rd/9z1z1sh1ndlo3r08i30ef310u1r00ar0thvb6u7eum0>

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*HTML5
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*MacRuby:
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data work. Speakers include Hilary Mason (bit.ly), Pete Warden
(OpenHeatMap), Rachel Sterne (GroundReport), and Drew Conway (NYU).

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led recording here<http://post.oreilly.com/rd/9z1zkegfrj8kht9oq6ttgi8t4mq681ht54ibaehnrjo>for
helpful hints presenting these materials to your User Group. (These
are
both Zip files.)

Thanks,

---- Marsee Henon and Jon Johns

P.S. Want to hang out? Here's a list of the places the UG team will be. If
you're attending or live in the area and have time to get together, please
let us know.

   - July 23-24, Community Leadership
Summit,<http://post.oreilly.com/rd/9z1zuk5nlddo9lfaj1t77qi98neaehnp847r9hk7sg8>
   Portland, OR
   - July 25-29, OSCON, OSCON Data, and OSCON
Java<http://post.oreilly.com/rd/9z1ziverdhvamp5hurmka3br3pg72qeu9ks1t53sc5g>Portland,
OR


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OSCON Data, July 25-27, 2011--Portland, OR
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OSCON Java, July 25-27, 2011--Portland, OR
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