50% off Take Control EBooks until 15 August

In the USA, August is Back To School month, and TidBITS, publishers of the Take Control series of EBooks, has a SALE on for a limited time to acknowledge the occasion.

For those of you for whom learning is a lifetime endeavor, TidBITS would like to make it a little easier to pick up new skills. Through August 15th, you can add any number of their ebooks to your Take Control library for 50% off the cover price. All books are DRM-free and available in PDF, EPUB, and Mobipocket (Kindle) formats, so you can read wherever, whenever, and on whatever device you like.

Whether it’s fixing up your passwords, setting up sensible backups, using your iPad, going paperless, or finally writing your own book in iBooks Author or Scrivener, there is a Take Control title to help. There are also ebooks about Mountain Lion (and the last decade of older versions of Mac OS X), iCloud, GarageBand, iTunes, Mail, Messages, Safari, CrashPlan, DEVONthink, Dropbox, LaunchBar, PDFpen, and TextExpander.

To take advantage of this special short-term offer, jump in quick here.