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The IT List: What You Missed This Week on InformIT [9/20/13]
1. It’s a Celebration: We're very excited to share that Donald Knuth, a living legend in the field of computer science and celebrated author of The Art of Computer Programming, has been named recipient of the Dr. Peter Karow Award for Font Technology & Digital Typography. Adobe, in partnership with the Dutch Type Library, established this prestigious award in 2003 as a means to celebrate visionaries who have made exceptional innovations in the development of digital type and typography-related technology.
Watch Donald Knuth's visit to Google's headquarters in 2009 as part of the Authors@Google series.
2. Hot off the Press: SharePoint 2013 Unleashed is the most complete, practical resource for all administrators, managers, architects, users, and developers to make the most of Microsoft’s powerful new SharePoint 2013 platform. Authors Michael Noel and Colin Spence focus on what administrators and knowledge workers really need to know to effectively design, implement, configure, and use SharePoint 2013.
3. Load Your Library: Remember, the InformIT Facebook Digital Library Sweepstakes ends September 30th. Register for the chance to win FREE eBooks/Video Training for 12 months. 5 lucky winners selected!
4. Women in Tech: Nancy Mead of the Software Engineering Institute answers some questions about the evolution of software security, advice for people considering a career in software engineering, and the challenges of being a software development manager at a time when there were few women in the field.
Have a great weekend. See you next Friday!
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