Akademy is the annual world summit of the KDE community. The event features an interesting mix of talks and presentations by prominent Free Software developers, coding sessions, workshops, and last but not least social activities.
Practical books for the most technical people on the planet. Newly available books include:
- Agile Product Development by Ted Schmidt
- Improve Business Processes with an Enterprise Job Scheduler by Mike Diehl
- Finding Your Way: Mapping Your Network to Improve Manageability by Bill Childers
- DIY Commerce Site by Reven Lerner
Plus many more.