Damien Stolarz


Damien Stolarz is an inventor, writer, and entrepreneur with extensive experience in consumer-facing new media and digital technology.

He is a Partner at Perceptive Development , an iPhone hardware & software consultancy.

Damien has authored & coauthored several popular technical books including iPhone Hacks, VideoBlogging and Podcasting, Car PC Hacks, and Mastering Internet Video.

Damien holds a Bachelor of Science & Engineering in Computer Science Engineering from UCLA. He lives in Los Angeles.

iPhone Hacks iPhone Hacks
by David Jurick , Adam Stolarz , Damien Stolarz
April 2009
Print: $34.99
Ebook: $27.99

Car PC Hacks Car PC Hacks
by Damien Stolarz
July 2005
Print: $34.99
Ebook: $27.99

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DVD Jukebox wins this round - Kaleidescape vs. DVD Copy Control Association

Even though we can all "rip" our own personally purchased CDs legally and put them on our digital media players for personal use, this has not not necessarily been the case for DVDs. A high end "DVD Jukebox" product,... read more

Step Up 3D - Great Stereoscopic Cinema

August 09 2010

If you haven't yet joined the 3D bandwagon, or if you like dance, and even if you're just a techie interested in state-of-the-art cinema, I highly recommend "Step Up 3D". I know full well that I'm gushing over what could be perceived as a throwaway dance movie with a 3D gimmick,… read more

Google Chrome - growing up too fast?

July 09 2009

These poor web browsers are always saddled with unreasonable expectations. Seems like the moment a new web browser is born, it's proud parents and family tell it "someday you'll grow up to unseat Microsoft..." read more

Time to save Internet Radio again (sigh)

May 04 2007

In the early '00s I had a company that developed P2P streaming software that powered Internet radio broadcasts. At that time, there was a big risk that Internet radio would get shut down. It didn't - but it was... read more

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Webcast: iPhone Hacking - Intermediate & Advanced
May 15, 2009
Duration: Approximately 60 minutes. Cost: Free This webcast will focus on the last two chapters of iPhone Hacks, involving hardware and software development. We'll focus on some of the hardware and software development you can do without having to...

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