Question for the Python Community!
ark at research.att.com
Sat Feb 2 19:30:44 CET 2002
Stede> I was thinking of doing an E-book (because I don't like the
Stede> high price of regular books) on an introduction to programming
Stede> and artificial intelligence in Python.
I have yet to buy my first E-book, because I am reluctant to pay for
something useful that might suddenly become unavailable if, say, I
upgrade my computer.
Bruce Eckel claims that he has had great success in making the entire
text of his books available on the web for free -- people are still
willing to pay the price for having a bound volume that they can read
at the beach, or wherever. Moreover, that way he benefits from readers'
comments before he has to commit to print.
Andrew Koenig, ark at research.att.com, http://www.research.att.com/info/ark
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