iPhone: The Missing Manual, 6th Edition – Review

iPhone: The Missing Manual, 6th edition Company: O’Reilly Media Author: David Pogue Price: $24.99     As an iPhone user I long ago got

About Peter Bird

Peter is a writer/reviewer for MyMac.com. He has been using Apple products since 2007, he regularly uses Apple equipment such as the Macbook Pro, iPhone, iPad and iPad mini. He enjoys reading books, listening to music, watching films, cold weather, podcasts, Astronomy, writing, taking photos, and making videos.

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WordPress: The Missing Manual – Review

WordPress The Missing Manual Author: Matthew MacDonald Publisher: O’Reilly Media ISBN: 978-1-449-30984-8 MSRP: $29.99 (Street: $20.00) WordPress: The Missing Manual Did you know that

About Curt Blanchard

I’m a Mac user from the beginning with a background in graphic design, product design, photography. I’m a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design with a degree in Illustration. I spent much of my professional career designing consumer products in ceramics, glass, and metals by working on-site with European and Asian manufacturers. I am currently an officer at Tucson Macintosh Users Group and a reviewer in the Amazon Vine program.

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FileMaker Pro 12 – The Missing Manual
Book Review

FileMaker Pro 12—The Missing Manual Authors: Susan Prosser and Stuart Gripman Publisher: O’Reilly Price: $39.99 US, $41.99 CAN 924 pages ISBN: 978-1-449-31628-0 FileMaker Pro

About Elisa Pacelli

Elisa is a wife, mother to 3 boys, "creative genius", and all-around techno geek. She enjoys reading, quilting, knitting, cruising to Caribbean beaches, and learning new things in the technology world. In the evenings Elisa can be found knitting while listening to podcasts or watching Netflix on her iPad. Listen to her podcast, 3 Geeky Ladies, co hosted with Suzé Gilbert and Vicki Stokes.

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Google+ The Missing Manual
Book Review

Google+ The Missing Manual Author: Kevin Purdy Publisher: O’Reilly Price: $14.99 US print, $11.99 Ebook, $16.49 print and Ebook, $15.99 print CAN ISBN 978-1-449-31187-2

About Elisa Pacelli

Elisa is a wife, mother to 3 boys, "creative genius", and all-around techno geek. She enjoys reading, quilting, knitting, cruising to Caribbean beaches, and learning new things in the technology world. In the evenings Elisa can be found knitting while listening to podcasts or watching Netflix on her iPad. Listen to her podcast, 3 Geeky Ladies, co hosted with Suzé Gilbert and Vicki Stokes.

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Kindle Fire: The Missing Manual
Book Review

Kindle Fire: The Missing Manual Author: Peter Meyers Publisher: O’Reilly Price: $19.99 US print, $15.99 Ebook, $21.99 print and Ebook, $20.99 print CAN ISBN:

About Elisa Pacelli

Elisa is a wife, mother to 3 boys, "creative genius", and all-around techno geek. She enjoys reading, quilting, knitting, cruising to Caribbean beaches, and learning new things in the technology world. In the evenings Elisa can be found knitting while listening to podcasts or watching Netflix on her iPad. Listen to her podcast, 3 Geeky Ladies, co hosted with Suzé Gilbert and Vicki Stokes.

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The Twitter Book, Second Edition
Book Review

The Twitter Book, Second Edition Tim O’Reilly and Sarah Milstein Publisher: O’Reilly Media Print ISBN: 978-0-596-80281-3 | ISBN 10: 0-596-80281-1 EBook ISBN: 978-0-596-80410-7 |

About Mark Greentree

Mark Greentree is the principle blogger and podcast creator of www.everydaymacsupport.com. His aim is to inform users at all levels of experience how to get the most out of the Apple hardware and associated software. He is also the lead host on Not Another Mac Podcast, an Apple based round table discussion with Mac users and experts from all over world.

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iPad 2: The Missing Manual, Third Edition
Book Review

iPad 2: The Missing Manual, Third Edition Author: J.D. Biersdorfer Publisher: O’Reilly Media Print ISBN: 978-1-4493-1616-7 | ISBN 10: 1-4493-1616-6 Ebook ISBN: 978-1-4493-1676-1 |

About Mark Greentree

Mark Greentree is the principle blogger and podcast creator of www.everydaymacsupport.com. His aim is to inform users at all levels of experience how to get the most out of the Apple hardware and associated software. He is also the lead host on Not Another Mac Podcast, an Apple based round table discussion with Mac users and experts from all over world.

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Behind the Scenes at O’Reilly Media’s Digital Books – Interview


For sales from oreilly.com, for most books we offer EPUB, PDF, and Kindle-compatible Mobipocket (all without any DRM encryption). Customers also get free lifetime updates. Questions answered by Andrew Savikas, Vice-President, Digital Initiatives
MyMac Interview by John Nemerovski and Roger Born

About John Nemerovski

John "Nemo" Nemerovski is MyMac's Reviews Editor. He is a private and small group personal technology tutor in Tucson, Arizona, USA, with an emphasis on iPad and iPhone training, plus basic computing, digital photography, and Photoshop. Nemo is an accomplished music instructor on keyboard and guitar, and an expert artisan bread baker. If you are interested in writing reviews or requesting a product review on MyMac, contact him: nemo [ a t ] mymac [ d o t ] c o m.

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Photoshop Lightroom Adventure
Book Review


All the current spade of books about Lightroom explain the use of the software in similar ways. There’s not very many unique ways explain how to use the features of a software application. But what makes Mikkel’s book stand out is that it comes out of a project in which he and 11 of his photography colleagues, plus five Adobe Lightroom team members, traveled for a photography expedition in Iceland and used the early beta versions of Lightroom to post-process their work.

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