Objective-C for iPhone Developers, A Beginner's Guide

Essential Skills--Made Easy!

Create your personal iPhone and Mac OS X functions comfortably. Objective-C for iPhone builders: A Beginner's Guide indicates you the way to exploit the Objective-C programming language, Apple's beginning framework, the iPhone SDK, and the Xcode improvement surroundings. the 1st cease for aspiring iPhone builders, this hands-on advisor teaches you ways to create flexible, cutting edge, and marketable apps very quickly. Real-world examples through the publication correspond with downloadable Xcode tasks and video tutorials so that you can start together with your first app correct away.

Designed for simple Learning

  • Key talents & Concepts--Chapter-opening lists of particular abilities lined within the chapter
  • Ask the Expert--Q&A sections jam-packed with bonus info and useful tips
  • Try This--Hands-on routines that assist you to observe your skills
  • Notes--Extra info on the topic of the subject being covered
  • Tips--Helpful reminders or alternative routes of doing things
  • Annotated Syntax--Example code with observation that describes the programming suggestions being illustrated

Ready-to-use code at www.mhprofessional.com/computingdownload and www.jamesabrannan.com

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Professional Visual Studio 2012

By Bruce Johnson

The final builders' consultant to visible Studio 2012

This professional Wrox advisor is what you want to wake up and working fast on visible Studio 2012. Written via a Microsoft visible C# MVP, it publications you thru the built-in improvement setting (IDE), exhibiting you the way to maximise all new instruments and improvements.

  • Offers programmers a quick option to IDE-centric programming success
  • Demonstrates new IDE beneficial properties, together with the recent Metro kind app undertaking templates and home windows eight app shop features
  • Explains every one function, then illustrates the context during which it's going to assist you clear up problems
  • Covers well timed and crucial issues regarding wealthy purchaser app improvement, net purposes, program providers, dossier configuration, debugging and checking out, and more
  • Helps complicated clients customise and expand visible Studio throughout the Automation version, writing macros, operating with the controlled Extensibility Framework (MEF), and more
  • Provides considerable element for programmers who're new to visible Studio 2012, in addition to for knowledgeable programmers exploring the complex features of the IDE

Professional visible Studio 2012 makes use of a different, IDE-centric method of assist you wake up and working speedy in this intriguing new release.

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C# 5.0 All-in-One For Dummies

By Bill Sempf, Chuck Sphar, Stephen R. Davis

800+ pages of top-notch assurance; ideal for studying the basics of C#!

C# is a fancy programming language for development .NET-connected software program for Microsoft home windows, cloud computing, the internet, and a variety of units. ultra-modern builders use it to increase Azure and home windows mobile apps, and Android functions utilizing Mono.  beginner programmers can wake up and operating quick on C# utilizing this sensible advisor. full of 800+ pages of data, this all-in-one booklet is helping you speedy create a C# application whereas studying C# and object-oriented programming basics, home windows and home windows mobile programming, and more.

  • Helps amateur programmers research C# programming and create their first C# program
  • Explains find out how to create home windows purposes with C# and visible Studio
  • Delves into home windows mobile programming, in addition to object-oriented programming basics
  • Covers debugging, error, comparisons with C++ and Java, periods and arrays, variables, and more
  • Includes entry to a significant other site with pattern code and bonus materials

Everything you must make the flow to C# programming is correct the following, in C# 2012 All-in-One For Dummies.

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C#: A Beginner's Guide (Beginners Guides)

By Pat McGee

Essential Skills--Made Easy!

C#: A Beginner's Guide bargains a step by step method of studying object-oriented programming with C# and the .NET Framework whereas getting ready you for info driven-development. greater than a hundred and fifty easy-to-follow examples are incorporated. The e-book covers visible Studio for improvement and debugging, collections and complex C# constructions, LINQ and standard database improvement, in addition to dossier, XML, and JSON dealing with. by way of the top of the ebook, you should have the basis you want to start constructing complex data-driven functions in any C#-based platform.

Designed for simple Learning

  • Key talents & Concepts--Chapter-opening lists of particular talents lined within the bankruptcy
  • Try This--Hands-on routines that aid you practice your abilities
  • Notes--Extra details on the topic of the subject being lined
  • Tips--Helpful reminders or trade methods of doing issues
  • Cautions--Errors and pitfalls to prevent
  • Self Test--End-of-chapter quizzes to augment your talents
  • Example code with statement that describes the programming concepts being illustrated

Ready-to-use code at www.mhprofessional.com

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Programming F# 3.0

By Chris Smith

Why study F#? With this consultant, you’ll learn the way this multi-paradigm language not just provide you with a tremendous productiveness advance via sensible programming, but in addition allows you to strengthen purposes utilizing your latest object-oriented and important programming abilities. You’ll speedy realize the various benefits of the language, together with entry to the entire nice instruments and libraries of the .NET platform.

Reap some great benefits of sensible programming to your subsequent undertaking, even if you’re writing concurrent code, or development information- or math-intensive functions. With this finished booklet, former F# crew member Chris Smith delivers a head commence at the basics and walks you thru complicated suggestions of the F# language.

  • Learn F#’s distinctive features for development applications
  • Gain a high-quality knowing of F#’s middle syntax, together with object-oriented and critical styles
  • Make your object-oriented code larger by means of employing sensible programming patterns
  • Use complicated practical innovations, akin to tail-recursion and computation expressions
  • Take good thing about multi-core processors with asynchronous workflows and parallel programming
  • Use new style services for interacting with internet prone and information-rich environments
  • Learn how good F# works as a scripting language

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Eclipse Rich Client Platform (2nd Edition)

By Jeff McAffer, Chris Aniszczyk

The Definitive advisor to Eclipse wealthy customer Development

In Eclipse wealthy patron Platform, moment Edition, 3 Eclipse wealthy purchaser Platform (RCP) venture leaders exhibit how one can use Eclipse 3.5 (“Galileo”) to speedily convey cross-platform purposes with wealthy, native-feel GUIs.

The authors totally exhibit the facility of Eclipse as a computer software improvement platform; introduce vital new advancements in Eclipse 3.5; and stroll via constructing a full-featured, branded RCP software for home windows, Linux, Mac, and different platforms—including hand-held units and kiosks.

Drawing on their wide adventure, the authors disguise development, refining, and refactoring prototypes; customizing consumer interfaces; including support and software program administration positive aspects; and development, branding, trying out, and transport accomplished software program. They reveal present most sensible practices for constructing modular and dynamically extensible platforms, utilizing third-party code libraries, packaging purposes for various environments, and masses extra.

For Java programmers in any respect degrees of expertise, this book

  • Introduces very important new RCP gains equivalent to p2, instructions, and Databinding
  • Thoroughly covers key RCP-related applied sciences reminiscent of Equinox, SWT, JFace, and OSGi
  • Shows how you can successfully model and customise RCP program look-and-feel
  • Walks via consumer interface trying out for RCP functions with SWTBot
  • Illuminates key similarities and changes among RCP and traditional plug-in development

Hands-on, pragmatic, and entire, this booklet bargains the entire real-world, nontrivial code examples operating builders need—as good as “deep dives” into key technical components which are necessary to your success.


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IBM Cognos 10 Framework Manager

Full of sensible directions and specialist knowledge, this e-book maintains the place the professional guide ends, taking you from the fundamentals into the extra complicated gains of IBM Cognos Framework supervisor in transparent, revolutionary steps.


  • Your entire and functional advisor to IBM Cognos Framework Manager
  • Full of illustrations and tips for making the simplest use of this crucial device, with transparent step by step directions and functional examples
  • All the knowledge you would like, beginning the place the product handbook ends

In Detail

"IBM Cognos 10 Framework supervisor" is an entire functional consultant to utilizing and getting the easiest out of this crucial software for modeling your info to be used with IBM Cognos enterprise Intelligence Reporting. With its step by step procedure, this ebook is appropriate for somebody from a newbie to a professional, entire with information and methods for larger information modeling.

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

Learn tips on how to use the easiest layout technique to layout your version, create an import layer, a modeling layer, and a presentation layer to make your version effortless to keep up. do you want to layout a DMR version? No challenge, this ebook indicates you each step. This publication also can make operating with different clients more straightforward - we'll exhibit you the tools and strategies for permitting others to paintings at the similar version even as. have to create dynamic information constructions to alter the best way the knowledge is gifted on 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 useful, step-by-step instructions.

What you'll study from this book

  • Learn the way to import and version your relational data
  • Create beneficial reporting programs to your authors
  • Utilise parameters and parameter experiences effectively
  • Improve performance and deal with a multi-user model
  • Learn easy methods to use version layout Accelerator to create your first model


Presented in a hands-on kind, this consultant offers you with genuine international examples to lead you thru each approach step via step.

Who this e-book is written for

This publication should be beneficial 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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Pro iOS and Android Apps for Business: with jQuery Mobile, node.js, and MongoDB

With Pro iOS and Android Apps for Business, you could take your net improvement event and observe it towards making a full-featured enterprise app, from soup to nuts.  Frank Zammetti indicates you ways to create a consumer app utilizing jQuery cellular wrapped in PhoneGap, and the way to create a node.js-based server that makes use of MongoDB as its facts shop.

You by no means need to care for studying Objective-C, Java or the other difficult-to-learn language.  as an alternative, you could construct in your latest HTML5, JavaScript and CSS adventure to fast and successfully construct any app your small business needs.  you could follow this information to iOS and Android apps in addition to different cellular structures because the applied sciences used help latest cellular structures as well.

you will learn:

  • How to layout a full-featured app, together with standards like offline entry
  • How to construct the client-side of the app utilizing jQuery cellular, together with including stub code for calling the node.js server
  • How to create an easy server with node.js and engage with it utilizing relaxation
  • How to exploit MongoDB with node.js for information garage
  • How to exploit PhoneGap to prepared your app for cellular deployment
  • How to check and debug your app on iOS and Android

Pro iOS and Android Apps for Business is for knowledgeable net builders who have to wake up to hurry fast in development iOS and Android apps for business.  Are you prepared to hitch the cellular revolution utilizing an identical applied sciences you already use to construct nice net applications?  if that is so, this can be the ebook for you!

What you’ll learn

  • How to layout a full-featured app, together with necessities like offline entry
  • How to construct the client-side of the app utilizing jQuery cellular, together with including stub code for calling the node.js server
  • How to create an easy server with node.js and have interaction with it utilizing leisure
  • How to take advantage of MongoDB with node.js for facts garage
  • How to exploit PhoneGap to prepared your app for cellular deployment
  • How to check and debug your app on iOS and Android

Who this publication is for

Experienced net devs who have to wake up to hurry fast in construction iOS and Android apps for company. HTML/CSS/JavaScript adventure hugely suggested.

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Android Fragments

By Dave MacLean

Android Fragments is a 100-page fast commence speeded up advisor to studying and fast utilizing Android fragments. you will find out how to code for fragments; take care of config adjustments; code for normal vs. fragmented dialogs; paintings with personal tastes and saving country; paintings with the compatibility library; and deal with complex async projects and growth dialogs.

After interpreting and utilizing this e-book, that is in accordance with fabric from the best-selling Pro Android, you can be an Android UI savant. not less than, your apps' consumer interfaces and occasion dealing with may be extra aggressive and higher acting, specially for tablet-optimized UIs and occasions.

What you’ll learn

  • What are Android fragments
  • How to paintings and code for fragments
  • How to answer configuration changes
  • How to do common and fragmented dialogs
  • How to paintings with personal tastes and saving state
  • How to paintings with the compatibility library
  • How to address complex async projects and growth dialogs

Who this booklet is for

This booklet is for knowledgeable Android app builders short of more suitable person interfaces and their habit.

Table of Contents

1. Fragments Fundamentals

2. Responding to Configuration Changes

3. Dialogs: general and Fragment

4. operating with personal tastes and Saving State

5. Compatibility Library

6. complicated Async activity & growth Dialogs

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Linux Essentials

By Christine Bresnahan

Learn Linux, and take your profession to the subsequent level!

Linux necessities, 2nd Edition offers a superior beginning of information for somebody contemplating a occupation in info know-how, for an individual new to the Linux working approach, and for somebody who's getting ready to sit down for the Linux necessities examination. via this enticing source, you could entry key details in a learning-by-doing variety. Hands-on tutorials and end-of-chapter workouts and overview questions lead you in either studying and using new information—information that can assist you in achieving your ambitions! With the event supplied during this compelling reference, you could take a seat for the Linux necessities examination with self assurance.

An open resource working method, Linux is a UNIX-based platform that's freely up to date through builders. the character of its improvement signifies that Linux is a inexpensive and safe replacement to different working platforms, and is utilized in many alternative IT environments. Passing the Linux necessities examination prepares you to use your wisdom concerning this working method in the group.

  • Access classes which are prepared by way of job, permitting you to fast determine the themes you're looking for and navigate the great info awarded through the book
  • Discover the fundamentals of the Linux working process, together with distributions, kinds of open resource purposes, freeware, licensing, operations, navigation, and more
  • Explore command features, together with navigating the command line, turning instructions into scripts, and more
  • Identify and create consumer forms, clients, and groups

Linux necessities, 2nd Edition is a severe source for somebody beginning a profession in IT or an individual new to the Linux working system.

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