InformIT is donating several excellent technical books to be given away at this
year's Warpstock convention. InformIT is also making available a special discount
offer to Warpstock attendees only.
Warpstock, Inc. wishes to express our gratitude for this great, information
These great books come from publishers that are part of the Pearson
Education family of publishers including Prentice-Hall and Addison-Wesley as well
as one from IBM Press.
Eight lucky Warpstock attendees will walk away with one of these great
UML for Java Programmers
Java Development on PDAs
JavaSpaces in Practice
Programming Wireless Devices with the Java 2 Platform
Applying Enterprise JavaBeans, Second Edition
JDBC API Tutorial and Reference, Third Edition
DB2 Universal Database V8
That's $370 worth of books to give away! But, what about that discount offer?
InformIT has provided, just for Warpstock attendees, the opportunity
to take advantage of a one-time 35% discount on an entire purchase of books from
any of Pearson Education's family of publishers! A special discount code, provided
via a flier to be distributed with the Warpstock registration packets, must be used
to get this great discount. You could buy $300 worth of books and cover the cost
InformIT is a subsidiary of Pearson Education. Their content partners,
also members of the Pearson Education family, include: Addison-Wesley Professional,
Cisco Press, New Riders, Peachpit, Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference,
Que, and Sams.
For more information on InformIT, please visit their web site <http://www.informit.com/>
Is that it? Nope! Esther and Bill Schindler are adding to this trove
of book give-aways as well! Long-time OS/2 VIPs, Esther and Bill are providing
the following valuable books:
Down To Earth REXX, by Bill Schindler
The Essential Guide to Computing, E Garrison Walters
Patterns for eBusiness, user-to-business topology using WebSphere (IBM Redbook)
The OS/2 Debugging Handbook, Using the Debug Kernel and Dump Formatter -- 4 VOLUMES,
1-4 (IBM Redbooks)
That'll make four more lucky Warpstock attendees! The person who wins that last
item (actually four books) will have a real programmer's dreamkit.
Warpstock, Inc. wishes also to express our thanks to Esther and Bill
for their personal donation and to Esther personally for going the extra mile by
arranging the donation and discount offer from InformIT.
There's still time (but only one week, actually!) to make your plans
to attend the seventh annual Warpstock convention in San Francisco, the city by
for Warpstock online, you can use our secure Bank America Mart page.
If you still need to make your hotel reservations, here's the link
to the Doubletree Hotel
San Francisco Airport's homepage
The hotel's direct number is 1-650-344-5500. Their FAX number is 1-650-340-8851.
reservations URL for making Warpstock 2003 room reservations
Warpstock, Inc., is a North Carolina corporation. The Warpstock annual
conference is a gathering of OS/2 users, developers, and vendors from around the
world for the purpose of education and advocacy. More information is available at
the Warpstock web site : http://www.warpstock.org