Programming iOS 6

By Matt Neuburg

Get an exceptional grounding in the entire basics of Cocoa contact, and keep away from difficulties in the course of iPhone and iPad app improvement. With this revised and multiplied version, you’ll dig into Cocoa and the best way to paintings successfully with Objective-C and Xcode. This booklet covers iOS 6 in a rigorous, orderly fashion—ideal even if you’re imminent iOS for the 1st time or desire a connection with bolster current skills.

Learn approximately gains brought with iOS 6, together with Objective-C language advances, autosynthesis, autolayout, new view controller rotation ideas, unwind segues, nation recovery, styled textual content, and assortment views.

  • Learn Objective-C language information and object-oriented programming concepts
  • Understand the anatomy of an Xcode venture and all of the levels of its lifecycle
  • Grasp key Cocoa options equivalent to relationships among periods, receiving occasions, and model-view-controller architecture
  • Learn how perspectives and layers are controlled, drawn, composited, and animated
  • Become accustomed to view controllers and their relationships, in addition to nib and storyboard management
  • Fully discover all simple interface gadgets corresponding to scroll perspectives, desk perspectives, and controls
  • Delve into Cocoa frameworks for sound, video, sensors, maps, and different features
  • Touch on complicated issues akin to threading and networking

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Game Coding Complete, Fourth Edition

By Mike McShaffry

Welcome to online game Coding entire, Fourth variation, the most recent variation of the basic, hands-on advisor to constructing commercial-quality video games. Written by way of veteran video game programmers, the ebook examines the full video game improvement procedure and the entire targeted demanding situations linked to making a online game. during this first-class creation to online game structure, you will discover all of the significant subsystems of recent video game engines and research specialist suggestions utilized in real video games, in addition to Teapot Wars, a online game created particularly for this booklet. This up-to-date fourth variation makes use of the most recent types of DirectX and visible Studio, and it comprises accelerated bankruptcy insurance of online game actors, AI, shader programming, LUA scripting, the C# editor, and different vital updates to each bankruptcy. all of the code and examples provided were proven and utilized in advertisement games, and the ebook is stuffed with necessary top practices, expert assistance and methods, and cautionary suggestion.

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Building Android Apps with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

By Jonathan Stark

If you recognize HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, you have already got the instruments you want to increase Android purposes. This hands-on ebook exhibits you ways to take advantage of those open resource internet criteria to layout and construct apps that may be tailored for any Android machine -- without having to take advantage of Java.

You'll the right way to create an Android-friendly internet app at the platform of your selection, after which convert it to a local Android app with the loose PhoneGap framework. observe why device-agnostic cellular apps are the wave of the longer term, and begin construction apps that supply higher flexibility and a broader reach.

  • Learn the fundamentals for creating a online page glance nice at the Android net browser
  • Convert an internet site right into a net program, entire with development symptoms and more
  • Add animation with jQTouch to make your internet app feel and appear like a local Android app
  • Take good thing about client-side facts garage with apps that run even if the Android equipment is offline
  • Use PhoneGap to hook into complex Android gains -- together with the accelerometer, geolocation, and alerts
  • Test and debug your app on the internet lower than load with genuine clients, after which publish the completed product to the Android Market

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Raspberry Pi and AVR Projects: Augmenting the Pi's ARM with the Atmel ATmega, ICs, and Sensors (Make)

By Clare Bowman, Sjoerd Dirk Meijer, Brian Corteil, Lauren Orsini

As an extremely affordable, credit-card sized laptop, the Raspberry Pi is breaking down obstacles through encouraging humans of every age to test with code and construct new structures and gadgets; and this booklet presents readers with inspiring and insightful examples to discover and construct upon. Written for intermediate to professional Raspberry Pi clients, this e-book explores 4 initiatives from around the globe, defined through their makers. those initiatives disguise 5 significant different types within the electronic maker area: track, mild, video games, domestic automation, and the web of Things.

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IBM Cognos 10 Framework Manager

Full of functional directions and professional information, this booklet keeps the place the respectable handbook ends, taking you from the fundamentals into the extra complicated positive aspects of IBM Cognos Framework supervisor in transparent, innovative steps.


  • Your entire and sensible consultant to IBM Cognos Framework Manager
  • Full of illustrations and counsel for making the easiest use of this crucial device, with transparent step by step directions and sensible examples
  • All the data you wish, beginning the place the product handbook ends

In Detail

"IBM Cognos 10 Framework supervisor" is an entire functional consultant to utilizing and getting the simplest out of this crucial software for modeling your facts to be used with IBM Cognos company Intelligence Reporting. With its step by step procedure, this publication is acceptable for a person from a newbie to a professional, whole with tips and tips for greater info modeling.

"IBM Cognos 10 Framework supervisor" is a step-by-step tutorial-based consultant; from uploading your info to designing and enhancing your version, and developing your programs whereas operating with different modelers, each step is gifted in a logical process.

Learn the best way to use the simplest layout technique to layout your version, create an import layer, a modeling layer, and a presentation layer to make your version effortless to take care of. do you want to layout a DMR version? No challenge, this booklet exhibits you each step. This e-book may also make operating with different clients more uncomplicated - we are going to convey you the tools and strategies for permitting others to paintings at the comparable version while. have to create dynamic facts buildings to alter the way in which the information is gifted for your clients so your French clients can see the information in French, your German clients in German, and your English clients in English? you are able to do all this with parameter maps.

"IBM Cognos 10 Framework supervisor" maintains the place the product manuals finish, exhibiting you the way to construct and refine your venture via sensible, step-by-step instructions.

What you are going to research from this book

  • Learn how one can import and version your relational data
  • Create priceless reporting programs in your authors
  • Utilise parameters and parameter stories effectively
  • Improve performance and deal with a multi-user model
  • Learn tips to use version layout Accelerator to create your first model


Presented in a hands-on kind, this consultant provides you with genuine global examples to steer you thru each strategy step by way of step.

Who this ebook is written for

This publication can be valuable for any developer, beginner or specialist, who makes use of Framework supervisor to construct programs, yet desires to extend their wisdom even further.

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Effective Programming: More Than Writing Code

By Jeff Atwood

Concerning the BOOK

Jeff Atwood all started the Coding Horror web publication in 2004, and is confident that it replaced his lifestyles. He wanted how to retain tune of software program improvement through the years – no matter what he was once pondering or engaged on. He researched matters he chanced on attention-grabbing, then documented his examine with a public weblog publish, which he may simply locate and seek advice from later. through the years, expanding numbers of web publication viewers came across the posts valuable, suitable and fascinating. Now, nearly 100,000 readers stopover at the weblog consistent with day and approximately as many remark and engage at the site.

Effective Programming: greater than Writing Code is your one-stop store for all issues programming. Jeff writes with humor and figuring out, taking into consideration either professional programmers and novices to understand the intensity of his examine. From such posts as

“The Programmer’s invoice of Rights” and “Why Cant Programmers... Program?” to “Working With the Chaos Monkey,” this publication introduces the significance of writing accountable code, the logistics concerned, and the way humans should still view it extra as a life-style than a career.


Jeff Atwood lives in Berkeley, CA together with his spouse, cats, 3 childrens and a complete lot of desktops. He used to be weaned as a software program developer on quite a few implementations of Microsoft simple within the '80s, beginning together with his first microcomputer, the Texas tools TI-99/4a. Atwood persevered at the computing device with visible easy 3.0 and home windows 3.1 within the early ’90s, even if he additionally spent major time writing Pascal code within the first types of Delphi. he's now relatively cozy in VB.NET or C#, regardless of the evils of case sensitivity. He's presently studying Ruby.

Atwood considers himself a pretty skilled internet software program developer with a selected curiosity within the human part of software program improvement, as represented in his advised developer interpreting record. As he avers, pcs are attention-grabbing machines, yet they're often a mirrored image of the folks utilizing them. within the artwork of software program improvement, learning code isn't sufficient; you want to research the folks at the back of the software program, too.


- Introduction
- The paintings of having Shit Done
- ideas of fine Programming
- Hiring Programmers the suitable Way
- Getting Your staff to paintings Together
- The Batcave: potent Workspaces for Programmers
- Designing With the consumer in Mind
- protection fundamentals: holding Your Users' Data
- checking out Your Code, So it Doesn't Suck greater than it Has To
- development, coping with and taking advantage of a Community
- advertising Weasels and the way to not Be One
- holding Your Priorities directly

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Learning iOS Programming: From Xcode to App Store

By Alasdair Allan

Get a speedy creation to iPhone, iPad, and iPod contact programming. With this easy-to-follow advisor, you are going to research the stairs worthwhile for constructing your first marketable iOs software, from beginning Xcode to filing your product to the App shop. even if you are a developer new to Mac programming or an skilled Mac developer able to take on iOs, this can be your booklet. you will know about Objective-C and the middle frameworks hands-on through writing iOs purposes that use them, providing you with the elemental abilities for development your personal functions independently. choked with code samples, this publication is refreshed and up to date for iOs five and Xcode four. become aware of some great benefits of development local iOs apps start with Objective-C and the Cocoa contact frameworks Dive deep into the desk view sessions for development person interfaces deal with facts enter, parse Xml and Json records, and shop facts on Sqlite Use iOs sensors, together with the accelerometer, magnetometer, digicam, and Gps construct apps that use the center place and MapKit frameworks combine Apple's iCloud carrier into your purposes

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Algorithms (4th Edition)

By Robert Sedgewick, Kevin Wayne

This fourth version of Robert Sedgewick and Kevin Wayne’s Algorithms is the top textbook on algorithms this day and is well-known in schools and universities around the world. This booklet surveys crucial laptop algorithms at the moment in use and offers a whole therapy of information buildings and algorithms for sorting, looking, graph processing, and string processing--including fifty algorithms each programmer may still understand. during this variation, new Java implementations are written in an obtainable modular programming sort, the place all the code is uncovered to the reader and able to use.


The algorithms during this booklet signify a physique of data constructed during the last 50 years that has turn into quintessential, not only for pro programmers and machine technology scholars yet for any pupil with pursuits in technological know-how, arithmetic, and engineering, let alone scholars who use computation within the liberal arts.


The spouse site,, comprises

  • An on-line synopsis
  • Full Java implementations
  • Test information
  • Exercises and solutions
  • Dynamic visualizations
  • Lecture slides
  • Programming assignments with checklists
  • Links to similar fabric

The MOOC concerning this booklet is obtainable through the "Online direction" hyperlink at The path bargains greater than a hundred video lecture segments which are built-in with the textual content, huge on-line exams, and the large-scale dialogue boards that experience confirmed so beneficial. provided each one fall and spring, this path on a regular basis draws tens of hundreds of thousands of registrants.


Robert Sedgewick and Kevin Wayne are constructing a contemporary method of disseminating wisdom that totally embraces know-how, permitting humans everywhere in the global to find new methods of studying and educating. through integrating their textbook, on-line content material, and MOOC, all on the state-of-the-art, they've got outfitted a distinct source that enormously expands the breadth and intensity of the tutorial experience.

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Secure Programming Cookbook for C and C++: Recipes for Cryptography, Authentication, Input Validation & More

By John Viega

Password sniffing, spoofing, buffer overflows, and denial of carrier: those are just a number of the assaults on trendy desktops and networks. on the root of this epidemic is poorly written, poorly validated, and insecure code that places all people in danger. sincerely, brand new builders need assistance understanding tips on how to write code that attackers can not take advantage of. yet writing such code is strangely difficult.

Secure Programming Cookbook for C and C++ is a crucial new source for builders eager about writing safe code. It incorporates a wealth of ideas to difficulties confronted through those that care in regards to the safeguard in their functions. It covers quite a lot of themes, together with secure initialization, entry regulate, enter validation, symmetric and public key cryptography, cryptographic hashes and MACs, authentication and key alternate, PKI, random numbers, and anti-tampering. the wealthy set of code samples supplied within the book's greater than two hundred recipes can assist programmers safe the C and C++ courses they write for either Unix® (including Linux®) and home windows® environments. Readers will learn:

  • How to prevent universal programming mistakes, reminiscent of buffer overflows, race stipulations, and layout string problems
  • How to correctly SSL-enable applications
  • How to create safe channels for client-server conversation with no SSL
  • How to combine Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) into applications
  • Best practices for utilizing cryptography properly
  • Techniques and techniques for correctly validating enter to programs
  • How to release courses securely
  • How to exploit dossier entry mechanisms properly
  • Techniques for shielding functions from opposite engineering

The book's site vitamins the e-book by way of delivering a spot to publish new recipes, together with these written in more languages like Perl, Java, and Python. per month prizes will present the simplest recipes submitted by means of readers.

Secure Programming Cookbook for C and C++ is destined to turn into an important a part of any developer's library, a code spouse builders will flip to time and again as they search to guard their structures from attackers and decrease the hazards they face in contemporary risky world.

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