Losing the Signal: The Untold Story Behind the Extraordinary Rise and Spectacular Fall of BlackBerry is a new book by Jacquie McNish and Sean Silcoff. It details the founding, the rise, and the fall of Research in Motion.
A book that explains complicated things with simple words.
A silly but charming new book by illustrator Leif Parsons about a boy whose dream world is our humdrum reality, while what’s ordinary in his world is surreal in ours.
Designer Jessica Hische’s upcoming book about the creative and technical process behind making award-winning hand lettering.
Austin Kleon’s upcoming “notebook for creative kleptomaniacs.”
A limited-edition set of Baron Fig’s Apprentice pocket notebooks, inspired by Mother Nature.
A lushly illustrated kids book showing how a fictional city and its people change over time, from ancient Greek colony to modern-day metropolis.
An upcoming deluxe hardcover edition of the first Harry Potter book that is lushly illustrated in full color. Preorder it now for $24.
A set of three portable sketchbooks that will be ready to capture your ideas whenever they strike.
A fun bedtime book that will introduce kids to jazz music, sang to the tune of This Old Man.
A few weeks ago, John Gruber was the first to report that Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli were about to release Becoming Steve Jobs: The Evolution of a Reckless Upstart into a Visionary Leader. Gruber said that it’s the book about Steve Jobs that the world deserves. With that endorsement alone, I pre-ordered it. Eddie Cue also chimed in with his endorsement.
14 interviews with some of the web’s leading digital designers about their lives and careers.
Essentially, the longest interview ever published with cartoonist Bill Watterson (creator of Calvin and Hobbes).
The ultimate coffee table book of Saturday Night Live lore.
Glenn Fleishman just published a new book call A Practical Guide to Networking and Security in iOS 8. In the book, he covers everything you need to become a networking and security ninja on iOS. It includes Wi-Fi troubleshooting, personal hotspot, file transfer using AirDrop, VPNs, cellular data management, and much more. The book is $15 on Glenn’s website, and it includes PDF, ePub, and MOBI file formats (DRM free). It’s also available on the iBookstore.
Baron Fig’s first-ever matching set of limited edition notebooks, celebrating their first birthday as a company.
A collection of short essays that can help readers on their journey, whatever their struggle is.