Arlington, Virginia (PRWEB) July 7, 2005
As the first published book dedicated to Dashboard, this release is now available from the SpiderWorks.com web site as an eBook for only $14.95 (US) and a printed softcover edition for only $29.95 (US).
Buy the book, download "The Evaluator" -- a SpiderWorks exclusive.
Save hours of troubleshooting time with Danny Goodman's Dashboard debugging tool, "The Evaluator" -- included free with the book. The companion files (available to customers from SpiderWorks' online Customer Download Center) also include several ready-to-run widgets and handy code templates for one- and two-sided widgets that will speed your Dashboard development.
-- Dynamically interacting with Web Services
-- Invoking shell commands and AppleScript from inside widgets
-- Multiple ways to read and write user preferences
-- "Scraping" Web page content
-- Implementing drag-and-drop from the Finder and documents
-- Creating resizable widgets
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Other Mac OS X Technology Guides include Ben Waldie's "Mac OS X Technology Guide to Automator" (now available) and forthcoming books on Spotlight. Please visit the SpiderWorks.com web site for details.
Title: Mac OS X Technology Guide to Dashboard
Author: Danny Goodman
Publisher: SpiderWorks, LLC
eBook: PDF format, 228 pages, $14.95 (US)
Printed: Softcover, 233 pages, ISBN 0-9744344-7-7, $29.95 (US)
About the Author
About SpiderWorks, LLC
SpiderWorks specializes in how-to eBooks and printed books, providing quality content from respected authors at a low price. Where it takes some publishers several months to get new technology-related books into the hands of customers, SpiderWorks is able to bypass those traditional print production hurdles by embracing the eBook format and utilizing the advanced print-on-demand publishing services of Lulu.com, satisfying the immediate needs of today's digital lifestyles in a timely, cost-effective manner. For more information, visit http://www.spiderworks.com