Scott Knaster is an American technical writer who has written many books, mostly dealing with Macintosh programming and using the Macintosh. He has worked for such companies as Apple Inc., General Magic, Microsoft, Danger Inc., and Google.
Knaster is a Technical Writer on the Google Fiber team. From April 2011 through March 2014, he was the editor of the Google Developers Blog (formerly Google Code Blog).
Knaster was a guest on MacBreak Weekly episode 354, "Leave Cindy Alone!".
Knaster is a stage actor who has appeared in Gypsy and played the lead role of Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof.
List of books written by Scott Knaster
- Cooking with Hypertalk 2.0
- How to Write Macintosh Software: The Debugging Reference for Macintosh (2nd edition: 1988, ISBN 978-0-672-48429-2; 3rd edition: 1992, ISBN 978-0-201-60805-2)
- Macintosh Programming Secrets (1st edition: 1988) (2nd edition: 1992, ISBN 978-0-201-58134-8)
- Presenting Magic Cap
- Macworld Discover Internet Explorer 3 (1997, ISBN 978-0-7645-4031-8)
- MSN the Everyday Web (2001, ISBN 978-0-7356-1140-5)
- Mac Toys: 12 Cool Projects for Home, Office, and Entertainment (2004, ISBN 978-0-7645-4351-7)
- Hacking iPod and iTunes (2004, ISBN 978-0-7645-6984-5)
- Hacking Mac OS X Tiger: Serious Hacks, Mods and Customizations (2005, ISBN 978-0-7645-8345-2)
- Take Control of Switching to the Mac (2008, ISBN 978-1-933671-04-8)
- Learn Objective-C on the Mac (2008, ISBN 978-1-4302-1815-9)
Knaster was also the series editor for Addison-Wesley’s Macintosh Inside Out, a collection of 19 technical books published over a 3-year period in the 1990s.
- Scott Knaster. "Scott Knaster". Oreillynet.com. Retrieved 2010-05-29.
- "Scott Knaster's resume". Papercar.com. Retrieved 2010-05-29.
- "Take Control of Switching to the Mac". Takecontrolbooks.com. 2008-03-13. Retrieved 2010-05-29.
- "MacFUSE: New Frontiers in File Systems - O'Reilly Media". Macdevcenter.com. 2008-10-09. Retrieved 2010-05-29.
- "Scott Knaster, Superstar Author, Industry Veteran, Microsoft Escapee to Egg On Unstoppable Conference". MacHack. 2003-06-05. Retrieved 2010-05-29.
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