degunking your gunk

New email users and those overwhelmed by the size of their inboxes will find this book useful.

Degunking Your Email, Spam, and Viruses by Jeff Duntemann

Duntemann is a co-founder of Paraglyph Press, the publisher of this how-to computer book. His previous publications include Degunking Windows (Paraglyph) and Assembly Language Step-by-Step (Wiley), and he has been writing technical books for the geeks and the plebes for many years. I was immediately drawn to the accessible, common language used in the book. Although, I did find it difficult that he tends to use some non-standard terms several times before actually defining them (ie mailbase).

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avast!

Ahoy, me proud beauty! How many leagues to th’ Skull & Scuppers? I’ve a fierce fire in m’belly t’ swill a pint or two o’ grog. Today is Talk Like a Pirate Day, and I expect to hear some amusing reference desk stories from all of you pirate-talking reference librarians!

Ahoy, me proud beauty! How many leagues to th’ Skull & Scuppers? I’ve a fierce fire in m’belly t’ swill a pint or two o’ grog.

Today is Talk Like a Pirate Day, and I expect to hear some amusing reference desk stories from all of you pirate-talking reference librarians!