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About 11 weeks ago In Celebration of Day Against DRM
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Having the ability to download files at your convenience, store them on all your devices, or share them with a friend or colleague as you would a print book or DVD is liberating, and is how it should be. Learn more about Day Against DRM

At O'Reilly Media, we've always published our ebooks DRM free, following the advice of Lao Tzu, who said, 2500 years ago, "Fail to honor people, they fail to honor you." 
—Tim O'Reilly, Founder

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#DRM   #DayAgainstDRM   #DRMFree   #Ebooks   #Videos   #OReilly  

About 11 weeks ago Today is International Day Against DRM
What do you think about Digital Right Management?
When do you think it should be used?
What physical products have you experienced with DRM? 
We'd like to hear from you in the comments below.
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About 11 weeks ago Tech that helps also hurts. Poachers use geotagged tourist photos to track endangered species. 
About 10 weeks ago What old O'Reilly book do you still have? What's your newest?
Share pics of your old/new O'Reilly books!

Pictured here are +Jon Johns 1st, TCP/IP (2nd Ed., 1998) and the newest, (Creating Apps in Kivy).
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About 11 weeks ago How Is DRM taking your keys away?

Learn more about DRM and Privacy from +Simon St.Laurent who talks DRM, Privacy, and the creeping of DRM into the physical world.

Then take advantage of our 50% off site-wide sale today, and see how DRM-free ebooks and videos compare.

"Terrified by the sudden collapse in the cost of duplication and distribution, locking everyone’s shelves down seems like the only way to maintain their balance (sheets). Worse, products from beyond publishing are appearing with the new key-management practices built in, including cars, coffee, and of course printer cartridges."
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About 6 weeks ago Elisabeth Robson, co-author of Head First JavaScript Programming talks about What it really means when people say “Everything in JavaScript is an object” 

Read more here:
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About 12 weeks ago Intermediate Python
Practical Techniques for Deeper Skill Development
By  +Steve Holden

Go beyond Python basics and learn the coding techniques you need to take your applications to the next level. In this instructive video course, Python expert Steve Holden takes you deeper into the language’s idiosyncrasies, as well as data access and storage, libraries for scientific computing, IDEs, and many other useful tools.

Intermediate Python Course with Steve Holden
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About 13 weeks ago Toward an open Internet of Things
Vendors, take note: we will not build the Internet of Things without open standards. From +Mike Loukides via +O'Reilly Radar

In a couple of posts and articles, we’ve nibbled around the notion of standards, interoperability, and the Internet of Things (or the Internet of Everything, or the Industrial Internet, or whatever you want to call it). It’s time to say it loud and clear: we won’t build the Internet of Things without open standards.
What’s important about the IoT typically isn’t what any single device can do. The magic happens when multiple devices start interacting with each other. Nicholas Negroponte rightly criticizes the flood of boring Internet-enabled devices: an oven that can be controlled by your phone, a washing machines that texts you when it’s done, and so on. An oven gets interesting when it detects the chicken you put in it, and sets itself accordingly. A washing machine gets interesting if it can detect
About 10 weeks ago Building ReSTful APIs with Flask in PyCharm
Quickly make your API accessible in just a few lines of code.

+John Lindquist walks you thru Flask and Pycharm:

Building APIs can be easier than you think. Say you’ve developed a product or service and would like to provide developer access via a ReSTful API quickly, with minimal effort and overhead. The lightweight Flask Python Web framework lets you easily build extendible APIs fast, without the bloat and ceremony of similar tools. Add to this the comprehensive workflow of a modern integrated development environment like PyCharm and you’ll be up and running posthaste.
Continure reading:
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About 9 weeks ago 8 key attributes of Bluetooth networking
Bluetooth networking within the Internet of Things

Mark Pacelle's part of a series exploring the role of networking in the Internet of Things. Learn more about Range, Power Consumption, Reliability, Scalability and Flexibility, Bandwidth, Interoperability, Component Availability, and Cost. Read more:

#Bluetooth   #Internetofthings   #networking   #OReilly  +Mark Pacelle