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“Hacking the Naked Princess” – latest chapters are in print in 2600 Magazine

Get Part 10: Volume 33, #4 (Winter 2016-2017) to read the continuation of Dev Manny’s newest case, “Hacking the Naked Princess”. Here are the back issues where you can get the rest of the story: Part 1: Volume 29, #2 (Summer 2012) Part 2: Volume 29, #4 (Winter 2012-2013) Part 3: Volume 30, #2 (Summer 2013) Part 4: Volume 30, #4 […]

“Hacking the Naked Princess” – latest chapters are in print in 2600 Magazine

Get Part 9: Volume 33, #2 (Summer 2016) to read the continuation of Dev Manny’s newest case, “Hacking the Naked Princess”. Here are the back issues where you can get the rest of the story: Part 1: Volume 29, #2 (Summer 2012) Part 2: Volume 29, #4 (Winter 2012-2013) Part 3: Volume 30, #2 (Summer 2013) Part 4: Volume 30, #4 […]

“Hacking the Naked Princess” – latest chapters are in print in 2600 Magazine

Get Part 8: Volume 32, #4 (Winter 2015-2016) to read the continuation of Dev Manny’s newest case, “Hacking the Naked Princess”. Here are the back issues where you can get the rest of the story: Part 1: Volume 29, #2 (Summer 2012) Part 2: Volume 29, #4 (Winter 2012-2013) Part 3: Volume 30, #2 (Summer 2013) Part 4: Volume 30, #4 […]

“Hacking the Naked Princess” – latest chapters are in print in 2600 Magazine

Get Part 7: Volume 32, #2 (Summer 2015) to read the continuation of Dev Manny’s newest case, “Hacking the Naked Princess”. Here are the back issues where you can get the rest of the story: Part 1: Volume 29, #2 (Summer 2012) Part 2: Volume 29, #4 (Winter 2012-2013) Part 3: Volume 30, #2 (Summer 2013) Part 4: Volume 30, #4 […]

Bits and bytes look like such sweet music

Very Appreciated Reader Ethan alerts me to a cool project: Hey Andy, I’m a big fan of your books, and just wanted to let you know of a fun little project I just did inspired by “Superliminal”. An assignment for my literature of science fiction class was to create a visual representation of a scifi […]

“Hacking the Naked Princess” – latest chapters are in print

Go get 2600 Volume 30, #2 (the Summer 2013 issue), and read the continuation of Dev’s newest case, “Hacking the Naked Princess”. To date, here are the back issues where you can get the rest of the story: Part 1: Volume 29, #2 (Summer 2012) Part 2: Volume 29, #4 (Winter 2012-2013) Part 3: Volume 30, #2 (Summer 2013) – […]

“Hacking the Naked Princess” – A self-publishing experiment with 2600 magazine

I emailed 2600 magazine, and asked if they’d be interested in serializing the next Dev Manny book. They said okay, they’d at least be willing to try out a couple chapters. So, here we are: Go get 2600 Volume 29, #2 (the Summer 2012 issue), and read the start of Dev’s newest case, “Hacking the […]

Self-publishing audiobooks: My experience with ACX

ACX, or the “Audiobook Creation Exchange”, is a company dedicated to the production of audiobooks. …Or perhaps “production” is the wrong word. But it wouldn’t look as smooth for the marketing copy to say “a crowdsourced program that puts authors in touch with audiobook readers, and vice versa, and provides a low-cost way of doing […]

Self-published video marketing: Make cheap and free video ads with Animoto

Animoto is a video creation service: Pick a theme, a few pictures, music and text. The service will take your preferences and blend them together into a video. You can download the video (as an MP4 or DVD image) and upload that to services like YouTube. Which is exactly what I did. It’s a subscription […]

“Waking the Dreamer” cover project featured on crowdSPRING

If you’re a self-published author, you may be using Amazon’s CreateSpace to publish your book. During the book build process, you have a section for your book cover. You can choose from being able to create a book cover using built-in templates, or you can work with other advanced options.  One option is crowdSPRING, which […]