Download C# Smorgasbord Chapter 1 For Free!

Posted by Filip Ekberg on December 6 2013 1 Comment

I’m happy to announce an early Christmas present for you all; I am giving away a free sample of my book, you can now download Chapter 1 completely free! The chapter is called Introduction to Parallel Extensions and it talks about parallel programming, LINQ/PLINQ and Egg Boiling. I really hope you enjoy this free sample […]

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Win a Pluralsight One Year Subscription and C# Smorgasbord

Posted by Filip Ekberg on June 17 2013 42 Comments

It’s truly a pleasure to announce that as of Friday last week I am a published Pluralsight Author! The course that I published is called MSIL for the C# Developer, read more about it at the end of this post. There’s been some radio silence on the blog lately, it’s mostly due to a lot […]

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Congratulations to the winners of a free C# Smorgasbord copy!

Posted by Filip Ekberg on February 4 2013 2 Comments

Before I announce the winners, yes it’s plural because it was way too hard to decide one winner, I want to share some great news with all of you. Yesterday I summarized the amount of people that have my book based on the copies that I’ve sold/given away and this number is now above 500 […]

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Self-publishing a book – Part 3 – Using a good typesetting system

Posted by Filip Ekberg on September 23 2012 8 Comments

This is the third part of the blog series “Self-publishing a book” if you haven’t already check out Part 1 & Part 2. Word was acting up, I spent too much time trying to work around it and less time on the content — this was not going to work. I decided to drop Word. […]

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Self-publishing a book – Part 2 – Back at Square One

Posted by Filip Ekberg on September 2 2012 7 Comments

This is the second part of the blog series “Self-publishing a book” if you haven’t already check out Part 1. I was back to square one, with only my raw material. But the hope was not gone, I now had a goal; I am going to publish a book — but how? What now? At […]

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Self-publishing a book – Part 1 – Where it all began

Posted by Filip Ekberg on August 27 2012 11 Comments

What’s this blog series going to be about? It might not have been clear to everyone that my book C# Smorgasbord was self-published. In short self-publish means that I did not have a publisher that backed me up when writing this book. But if I don’t have a publisher how do I get my book […]

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The winner(s) are….

Posted by Filip Ekberg on August 26 2012 1 Comment

Congratulations to the winners! It was so hard to decide just one winner, so I decided that I will give away 5 books to those that gave me the best reason to! Here are the lucky winners: Iris Classon (@IrisClasson) I should be the lucky winner because I will use the book to spread your […]

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Win a copy of C# Smorgasbord!

Posted by Filip Ekberg on August 14 2012 35 Comments

C# Smorgasbord is getting great reviews, specially on Amazon UK and to celebrate this I want to give a away a free copy of C# Smorgasbord! Best of all, it’s the printed copy (which also includes the ebook bundle)! What you need to do to participate: Leave a comment down below with the reason as […]

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C# Smorgasbord

Posted by Filip Ekberg on August 10 2012 1 Comment

As mentioned in my previous post “C# Smorgasbord will soon be available!” I have been working on a C# programming book. I am now happy to announce that this book is published and available on CreateSpace and Amazon.com! Grab a copy and let me know what you think! It is also available on the following […]

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C# Smorgasbord will soon be available!

Posted by Filip Ekberg on July 21 2012 1 Comment

UPDATE: C# Smorgasbord is now available! Since the fall 2011 I have been working on a book called C# Smorgasbord. The book is inspired by all the interesting topics that I’ve touched in this blog. I’m proud to announce that the book will soon be available for purchase on Amazon and CreateSpace! You will also […]

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