Category: Development

  • Download E-books Pro PHP MVC (Expert's Voice in Open Source) PDF

    By Chris Pitt

    Model View Controller (MVC) is turning into the definitive structure of web site improvement frameworks as a result balance, extensibility and predictability it lends to improvement. it isn't simply the first separation of database, company good judgment and interface elements, yet features a wide variety of issues for construction high-performing, scalable and safe applications.

    Deciding which MVC framework most closely fits the venture you're approximately to start is likely one of the greatest demanding situations you are going to face as a developer. when you are a part of a crew, this choice has most likely already been made for you; yet in any occasion, you have to to understand how (and why) the framework authors made it paintings how it does.

    Pro personal home page MVC seems to be on the development blocks that make any strong MVC framework, and the way they practice to personal home page. It exposes all issues that many builders take without any consideration while utilizing a favored framework, and teaches you the way to make the framework your own. 

    Over the process analyzing this booklet, you'll study the theoretical implications of the alternatives you are going to make whilst writing your individual MVC framework, and the way to place the items jointly in a cohesive package deal. We have a look at the hugely modular Zend Framework―how to exploit its assortment of loosely coupled periods to construct a unified method. We additionally examine CakePHP, studying from its automatic construct method (Bakery) and hugely intuitive method of speedy improvement. This booklet will lay naked the entire mystery components of MVC for you.

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  • Download E-books Earth Wars: The Battle for Global Resources PDF

    By Geoff Hiscock

    A interesting perception into the worldwide conflict for our strength future

    the worldwide festival for scarce traditional assets that pits the West opposed to the super-hot economies of China and India, plus a seize of different contenders together with Russia, Brazil, and Indonesia, has develop into one of many largest matters dealing with the area this day. if it is the infrequent steel lithium present in salt pans within the Andes, fuel from the Caspian Sea, oil off the coast of Brazil, coal from Africa's Zambezi River, or uranium from Kazakhstan, China and India are desirous to make sure the protection in their destiny power offers. a similar is going for foodstuff and water, as infection and over-use take their toll, the necessity to supply persisted entry for the following new release and past has elevated exponentially. In Earth Wars: The conflict for worldwide Resources, foreign enterprise journalist Geoff Hiscock explores the issues, strength ideas, and inevitable tensions during this ongoing scramble for finite typical resources.

    Going past "big strength" politics to discover source possession and using leading edge expertise to get the main out of them, the ebook takes a forward-looking method of this urgent factor. Written in transparent, jargon-free language, it tells the worldwide assets tale in a clean and fascinating means that anybody can understand.

    • Includes insightful, up to the moment assurance of the main urgent debates over source allocations
    • Discusses the key chinese language and Indian companies which are simply changing into recognized to these within the West (Sinopec, CNOOC, CNPC, Indian Oil, ONGC, Reliance, Coal India, SAIL, and lots of others)
    • Presents source- and region-specific chapters to assist readers view the pertinent concerns from a number of angles

    because the economies of China and India develop to problem these of the West, the conflict over ordinary assets will proceed to warmth up. Earth Wars seems to be at this very genuine challenge in-depth, proposing a definitive examine one of many maximum demanding situations of our time.

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  • Download E-books Slicing Pie: Funding Your Company Without Funds PDF

    By Mike Moyer

    You and a companion move into company jointly and break up the fairness 50/50. You do all of the paintings and your associate slacks off. He owns part what you are promoting- now what?

    cutting Pie outlines a method for calculating precisely the correct variety of stocks each one founder or worker in an early level corporation deserves.

    you'll learn:
    • How to worth the time and assets somebody brings to the corporate relative to the contributions of others
    • The correct option to worth intangible such things as principles and relationships
    • What to do whilst a founder leaves your company
    • How to address fairness when you've got to fireside someone
    • Important concerns to debate together with your lawyer
    • Much more
    learn exhibits that dynamic fairness cut up types, just like the one defined in cutting Pie, is tips on how to steer clear of conflicts because the corporation grows.

    the hot and more desirable Version 2.3 comprises up-to-date information regarding criminal concerns, concept valuation, retrofitting and lots more and plenty extra!
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  • Download E-books UDK iOS Game Development Beginners Guide PDF

    By John P. Doran

    Create your personal third-person shooter online game utilizing the substitute improvement equipment to create your individual online game on Apple's iOS units, resembling the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

    • Learn the basics of the substitute Editor to create gameplay environments and interactive elements
    • Create a 3rd individual shooter meant for the iOS and optimize any video game with exact concerns for the objective platform
    • Take your accomplished online game to Apple's App shop with a close walkthrough on find out how to do it

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    It hasn't ever been a extra beautiful time to be an app developer. without indicators of preventing, Apple's iOS units are dominating the cellular scene and with UDK, the loose model of the most well-liked third-party video game engine on hand, it hasn't ever been more uncomplicated to get into the app business.

    "UDK iOS video game improvement Beginner’s consultant" takes a transparent, step by step method of construction a small third-person shooter online game utilizing the substitute improvement package with lots of examples on tips to create a online game that's uniquely your own.

    You will commence studying the basics of the factitious Engine ahead of making a third-person shooter video game in UDK. After the sport is created you'll examine what might be performed with any undertaking to optimize your video game for the iOS platform and become aware of designated concerns that must be made. eventually, you are going to put up your video game at the App shop for the realm to work out and play alongside, with info on diverse bills linked to publishing.

    If you want to make iOS video games with the artificial improvement package or have an interest in porting your video game from laptop to iOS, this booklet is for you.

    What will you study from this book

    • Go throughout the levels of constructing a degree utilizing quick prototyping
    • Tips on changing your already created name to be extra mobile-friendly
    • How to create an inside and external surroundings with textures, lights, and meshes
    • Use the visible scripting language Kismet to create interactive items and new gameplay good points, comparable to re-generating health
    • Import your individual customized content material into your point on your personal special video game and expand performance by means of growing your personal heads-up display
    • Learn approximately playtesting; its merits, and the way to successfully do it in addition to tips on how to elevate the rate of your workflow utilizing prefabs and Geometry Mode
    • The present royalty versions hired through Epic and UDK for UDK-developed iOS titles and attainable avenues for monetization
    • How to submit your video game at the iTunes shop with customized icons and information


    The e-book takes a step by step strategy in finishing initiatives with many distinctive illustrations whereas permitting you so as to add your individual creativity to the combo to create a online game that's uniquely your own.

    Who this e-book is written for

    If you desire to make iOS video games with the bogus improvement package or have an interest in porting your online game from computing device to iOS, this publication is for you.

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  • Download E-books Design For Kids PDF

    By Debra Levin Gelman

    Emotion. Ego. Impatience. Stubbornness. features like those make growing websites and apps for children a frightening proposition. in spite of the fact that, with just a little wisdom, you could layout reviews that support little ones imagine, play, and research. With layout for children, you'll how you can create electronic items for today's hooked up new release.
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  • Download E-books Essential C# 3.0: For .NET Framework 3.5 (2nd Edition) PDF

    By Mark Michaelis

    Essential C# 3.0 is an exceptionally well-written and well-organized “no-fluff” consultant to C# 3.0, on the way to entice programmers in any respect degrees of expertise with C#. This absolutely up-to-date variation dives deep into the recent beneficial properties which are revolutionizing programming, with fresh chapters masking question expressions, lambda expressions, extension tools, assortment interface extensions, ordinary question operators, and LINQ as a whole.


    Author Mark Michaelis covers the C# language extensive, and every importantconstruct is illustrated with succinct, appropriate code examples. (Complete code examples can be found online.) Graphical “mind maps” first and foremost of every bankruptcy convey what fabric is roofed and the way each one subject pertains to the entire. subject matters meant for newcomers and complex readers are in actual fact marked.


    Following an creation to C#, readers study about 

    • C# primitive information varieties, worth varieties, reference varieties, kind conversions, and arrays
    • Operators and keep an eye on movement, loops, conditional good judgment, and sequential programming
    • Methods, parameters, exception dealing with, and based programming
    • Classes, inheritance, constructions, interfaces, and object-oriented programming
    • Well-formed varieties, operator overloading, namespaces, and rubbish assortment
    • Generics, collections, customized collections, and iterators
    • Delegates and lambda expressions
    • Standard question operators and question expressions
    • LINQ: language built-in query
    • Reflection, attributes, and declarative programming
    • Threading, synchronization, and multithreaded styles
    • Interoperability and hazardous code
    • The universal Language Infrastructure that underlies C# 

    Whether you're simply beginning out as a programmer, are an skilled developer trying to examine C#, or are a pro C# programmer attracted to studying the recent positive aspects of C# 3.0, Essential C# 3.0 promises simply what you want to quick wake up and working writing C# applications.

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  • Download E-books Learning from jQuery PDF

    By Callum Macrae

    in case you are pleased with jQuery yet a section shaky with JavaScript, this concise consultant might help you extend your wisdom of the language-especially the code that jQuery covers up for you. Many jQuery devotees write as little code as attainable, yet with a few JavaScript lower than your belt, you could hinder error, decrease overhead, and make your program code extra effective. This ebook explores occasion dealing with, prototypes, and dealing with the Dom and Ajax via examples and plenty of code. you will research universal conventions and styles in JavaScript and-if you could have by no means coded with JavaScript before-a educational will take you thru the basics.

    • Enhance your jQuery code by utilizing item constructors and prototypes
    • Reduce overhead and achieve extra keep watch over through dealing with occasions with JavaScript
    • Work with the Dom a lot swifter with JavaScript than you could with jQuery
    • Send a couple of Ajax requests with no need to load the full jQuery library
    • Understand the significance of JavaScript code criteria, reviews, code reuse, and anti-patterns
    • Enlist JavaScript assets, equivalent to an excellent IDE, a syntax checker, and model keep an eye on
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  • Download E-books Building Hypermedia APIs with HTML5 and Node PDF

    With this concise booklet, you’ll research the artwork of creating hypermedia APIs that don’t easily run on the internet, yet that really exist in the internet. You’ll begin with the overall ideas and applied sciences in the back of this architectural process, after which dive hands-on into 3 fully-functional API examples.

    Too many APIs depend upon suggestions rooted in machine and native region community styles that don’t scale well—costly options which are tricky to take care of through the years. This e-book exhibits procedure architects and net builders how one can layout and enforce human- and machine-readable internet prone that stay good and versatile as they scale.

    • Learn the H-Factors for representing software metadata throughout all media forms and formats
    • Understand the 4 simple layout parts for authoring hypermedia types
    • Convert an easy read-only XML-based media sort right into a profitable API design
    • Examine the demanding situations and merits of designing a hypermedia kind with JSON
    • Use HTML5’s wealthy set of hypermedia controls within the API layout process
    • Learn the main points of documenting, publishing, and registering media variety designs and link-relation types
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  • Download E-books Professional jQuery PDF

    By Rob Larsen

    This publication covers jQuery together with a developer-level advent and an in-depth investigate a few of the extra complex gains. The e-book specializes in beneficial properties on hand as of jQuery 1.7.1. but in addition attempts to include characteristic help in older types of the library anywhere it really is relevant.

    The first few chapters might help you place up a improvement surroundings and evaluate very important JavaScript thoughts. distinct insurance includes:

    • functions that make up the library and usages of the center jQuery functions
    • in-depth to pick and control HTML components with jQuery
    • the cross-browser skill to bind and deal with browser events
    • Ajax
    • shortcuts jQuery deals for animating elements on your internet purposes together with relocating, fading, toggling, and resizing elements
    • jQuery UI, that's an linked consumer interface library for jQuery and includes issues similar to widgets, results, animations, and interactions
    • additional jQuery UI positive aspects together with relocating, sorting, resizing, and choice components with a mouse
    • techniques, most sensible practices, and styles so that you can observe for your code to make it extra effective, maintainable, and clear
    • jQuery Template plugin
    • authoring jQuery plugins.
    • jQuery Deferred Object
    • unit checking out and aspect of the explicit unit checking out framework created through and utilized by the jQuery venture itself, QUnit.

    If you could have adventure with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, this ebook is for you. For current jQuery clients, it is going to extend your jQuery wisdom by means of targeting the middle library with the advantage of powerful middle JavaScript services in lots of of the teachings. yet this publication isn't really geared toward newbies. For these intending to start with the fundamentals of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript/jQuery development, Beginning JavaScript and CSS improvement with jQuery via Richard York will probably assist you more.

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