iOS/Mac programming eBook deals

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    Several publishers offer cheap eBook deals. This thread will serve to capture those deals for anyone who might miss them. If you find a deal, post it here.

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    Places to find deals:

    OReilly:
    WWW: http://oreilly.com
    Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/OReilly
    RSS: http://feeds.feedburner.com/oreilly/ebookdealoftheday

    Apress:
    WWW: http://www.apress.com/dailydeal/
    Twitter: @ApressDailyDeal

    Peachpit:
    WWW: http://www.peachpit.com/deals/
    Twitter: @Peachpit

    InformIT:
    WWW: http://www.informit.com/deals/

    Current deals as of 10/24/2011

    O'Reilly: iOS Sensor Apps with Arduino $4.99 today

    Peachpit: Mastering Xcode 4: Develop and Design $9.99 this week

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    That is good to know. I bought a couple weeks ago the ebook for Beginning iPhone game Development from apress for almost $30. Computer books get out dated so fast these days they just end up wasting space on my shelfs. I only get ebooks anymore when it comes to computers.

    What we need is an app for that. That can push notify when these deals come out. I vote for balamw to create this free app :)
     
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    I vote for an RSS feed. Then any RSS reader would work. Even ones not on iOS. For those days when you take your MacBook Air out for some sightseeing.
     
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    OReilly has an RSS feed for their daily deal which I will add to the first post.

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    Peachpit and OReilly have up to 60% off for Cyber Monday!

    Haven't checked Apress yet... (EDIT: All eBooks $15 today only!)

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    Thanks for posting these. That is a good deal and will check that out.
     
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    Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; CPU iPhone OS 5_0_1 like Mac OS X) AppleWebKit/534.46 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/5.1 Mobile/9A405 Safari/7534.48.3)

    Apress $10 today "Beginning iOS Apps with Facebook and Twitter APIs
    for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch"

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    Wow, great resources for iOS programming here! Thanks peeps! :D
     
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    Balamw - Thanks for posting these deals. I have already bought a couple.
     
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    Oh....this thread is AWESOME!

    I'll be checking it often for sure!
     
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