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Danny Goodman is a computer programmer, technology consultant, and a well-known, award-winning author of over three dozen books and hundreds of magazine articles on computer-related topics. He is best known as the author of The Complete Hypercard Handbook (1987, Bantam Books, 650,000 copies in print), The JavaScript Bible (1996, IDG Books, 500,000 copies in print), and Dynamic HTML (1998, O'Reilly & Associates, 100,000 copies in print). His The Complete AppleScript Handbook (1993, Random House) is also notable as an important early work on the AppleScript programming language.

Goodman began writing about electronics and computers in the late 1970s, and became a full-time author in 1981. In 1987, the first edition of the highly acclaimed The Complete HyperCard Handbook was published. This influential work was once cited as being "the best selling Macintosh book and fastest selling computer book in history". It is not certain if this is still true as of 2004.

Having received critical acclaim with his Macintosh-related works, especially on scripting via HyperCard and AppleScript, he turned his attention to the new scripting language of the Internet, JavaScript, and related technologies such as HTML and Cascading Style Sheets. His articles on the websites of Netscape ( View Source), Apple Computer ( Apple Developer Central), and O'Reilly Media ( O'Reilly Network) have been popular and noted for being accessible to both experts and non-professionals. In particular, his better known works have covered important techniques for achieving compatible cross-browser scripting solutions, dealing with the many differences of the major browsers Netscape Navigator, Internet Explorer, Opera, Safari and others; as well as discussing cross-platform issues involving the Macintosh, Windows, and Unix environments.

Goodman has written a few apps for the iPhone, namely iFeltThat (earthquake maps) and BeaconAid-HF (for radio frequency monitoring).

Goodman was born in Chicago, Illinois, and moved to San Francisco, California in 1983. He has a B.A. and M.A. from the University of Wisconsin—Madison in Classical Antiquity.

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Total Books: 71
Learning the iOS 4 SDK for JavaScript Programmers Create Native Apps with Objective-C and Xcode
JavaScript Bible 7th Edition
2010 - Javascript Bible 7th Edition (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780470526910
ISBN-10: 0470526912
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JavaScript y DHTML/ JavaScript y DHTML Cookbook
2008 - Javascript Y Dhtml/ Javascript Y Dhtml Cookbook [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788441523883
ISBN-10: 8441523886
Genres: Computers & Technology, Nonfiction
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JavaScript  DHTML Cookbook
2007 - Javascript Dhtml Cookbook (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780596514082
ISBN-10: 0596514085
Genres: Computers & Technology, Reference
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JavaScript Bible
2007 - Javascript Bible (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780470069165
ISBN-10: 0470069163
Genre: Computers & Technology
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Dynamic HTML The Definitive Reference
2006 - Dynamic Html the Definitive Reference [Dynamic Html] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780596527402
ISBN-10: 0596527403
Genres: Computers & Technology, Reference
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Spam Wars  Our Last Best Chance to Defeat Spammers Scammers  Hackers
JavaScript Bible Fifth Edition
2004 - Javascript Bible Fifth Edition (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780764557439
ISBN-10: 0764557432
Genre: Computers & Technology
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JavaScript  DHTML Cookbook
2003 - Javascript Dhtml Cookbook (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780596004675
ISBN-10: 0596004672
Genre: Computers & Technology
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JavaScript Examples Bible The Essential Companion to JavaScript Bible
JavaScript  Le Guide du dveloppeur
2001 - Javascript Le Guide Du Dveloppeur (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9782746403475
ISBN-10: 2746403471
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JavaScript Bible Gold Edition
2001 - Javascript Bible Gold Edition (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780764547188
ISBN-10: 0764547186
Genre: Computers & Technology
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JavaScript Bible 4th Edition
2001 - Javascript Bible 4th Edition (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780764533426
ISBN-10: 0764533428
Genre: Computers & Technology
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Danny Goodman's Applescript Handbook
2000 - Danny Goodman's Applescript Handbook (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780966551419
ISBN-10: 0966551419
Genre: Computers & Technology
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The Complete HyperCard 22 Handbook Fourth Edition
1998 - The Complete Hypercard 22 Handbook Fourth Edition [Volume 2 - Complete Hypercard 2.2 Handbook Series] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781583480045
ISBN-10: 1583480048
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The Complete Hypercard 22 Handbook
1998 - The Complete Hypercard 22 Handbook [Complete Hypercard 2.2 Handbook Series] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780966551426
ISBN-10: 0966551427
Genre: Computers & Technology
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Dynamic HTML The Definitive Reference
1998 - Dynamic Html the Definitive Reference (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781565924949
ISBN-10: 1565924940
Genre: Computers & Technology
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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Javascript Bible 2nd Edition
1996 - Javascript Bible 2nd Edition (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780764530227
ISBN-10: 0764530224
Genre: Computers & Technology
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Danny Goodman's Javascript Handbook
1996 - Danny Goodman's Javascript Handbook (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780764530036
ISBN-10: 0764530038
Genre: Computers & Technology
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Microsoft Works 40 for the Mac
1995 - Microsoft Works 40 for the Mac (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780028011431
ISBN-10: 0028011430
Genre: Computers & Technology
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Danny Goodman's Windows 95 Handbook
1995 - Danny Goodman's Windows 95 Handbook (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780679755869
ISBN-10: 0679755861
Genres: Computers & Technology, Science & Math
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Danny Goodman's Hypercard Developer's Guide [Macintosh performance library] (Paperback)
Supermac [Macworld books] (Paperback)
Hands-on Ibm Excel [Scott, Foresman IBM computer books] (Paperback)