Everyone has heard of Bit Torrent. Everyone has heard the RIAA and the MPAA fulminating against it. And then there’s No Starch Press. They’ve released on The Pirate Bay, a Bit Torrent site, two books by Leander Kahney, an editor at Wired Magazine called “Cult of Mac” and “Cult of IPod.” Since I have both a Mac and an IPod, I decided to download the torrents and read them. I’m on the first chapter of “Cult of Mac”, and really enjoying it, I just about fell off the couch when I read about the guy who bought a new Sony Vaio laptop, and immediately stuck an Apple sticker on it.
I thought that a lot of you might enjoy these books, so here are links to the Torrent files: