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iOS 8 for Programmers: An App-Driven Approach with Swift (Deitel Developer Series)

By Abbey Deitel

The expert programmer’s Deitel® consultant to iPhone® and iPad® app improvement utilizing iOS® 8, Swift™, Xcode® 6, and Cocoa Touch®

This publication offers modern computing applied sciences for pro software program builders. on the middle of the e-book is the Deitel “app-driven approach”– a version of Deitel’s live-code approach–concepts are provided within the context of entire operating iOS apps, instead of utilizing code snippets. The creation and app attempt drives at the start of every bankruptcy exhibit a number of pattern executions. The book’s resource code is on the market at:


You’ll fast research every little thing you want to commence construction iOS eight apps–beginning with a test-drive of the end Calculator app in bankruptcy 1, then development your first apps in bankruptcy 2 with visible programming and in bankruptcy three with speedy. by the point you achieve bankruptcy nine, you’ll be able to create your personal apps for submission to the App shop. We’ll assessment the submission procedure, together with importing your apps, finding out even if to promote your apps or provide them at no cost, and advertising them utilizing in-app advertisements, social media, net public family and more.


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Practical Ruby Gems

By David Berube

This booklet is a accomplished advisor to using and growing Ruby gemstones. insurance presents a huge code library that may aid builders enhance their initiatives. It info 34 of the easiest and most beneficial gemstones, together with ones to hurry up net purposes, approach bank card funds, produce PDF records, learn and replace RSS feeds, and obtain real-time delivery costs from FedEx and UPS. every one of those additionally comes entire with real use circumstances and code examples that readers can instantly use of their personal initiatives. furthermore, the booklet describes how readers can package deal and distribute their very own Ruby Gems.

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Android Quick APIs Reference

By Onur Cinar

The Android quickly APIs Reference is a condensed code and APIs reference for the recent Google Android 5.0 SDK. It offers the basic Android APIs in a well-organized layout that may be used as a convenient reference.

You won’t locate any technical jargon, bloated samples, drawn out background classes, or witty tales during this publication. What you will discover is a software program improvement equipment and APIs reference that's concise, to the purpose and hugely obtainable. The publication is full of invaluable details and is a must have for any cellular or Android app developer or programmer.

In the Android fast APIs Reference, you can find a concise connection with the Android SDK and its APIs utilizing the legitimate Android Studio IDE. This reference is small and convenient and excellent for taking with you on your appointments along with your clients.

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SDN: Software Defined Networks

By Thomas D. Nadeau, Ken Gray

Explore the rising definitions, protocols, and criteria for SDN—software-defined, software-driven, programmable networks—with this entire advisor. senior community engineers exhibit you what’s required for development networks that use software program for bi-directional verbal exchange among functions and the underlying community infrastructure.

This vendor-agnostic booklet additionally offers numerous SDN use instances, together with bandwidth scheduling and manipulation, enter site visitors and caused activities, in addition to a few attention-grabbing use instances round gigantic facts, info heart overlays, and network-function virtualization. become aware of how agencies and repair prone alike are pursuing SDN because it keeps to evolve.

  • Explore the present nation of the OpenFlow version and centralized community control
  • Delve into allotted and valuable regulate, together with information airplane generation
  • Examine the constitution and functions of industrial and open resource controllers
  • Survey the on hand applied sciences for community programmability
  • Trace the trendy info heart from desktop-centric to hugely dispensed models
  • Discover new how one can attach situations of network-function virtualization and repair chaining
  • Get distinctive info on developing and protecting an SDN community topology
  • Examine an idealized SDN framework for controllers, functions, and ecosystems

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Learning Elixir

Key Features

  • Explore the useful paradigms of programming with Elixir via use of useful examples
  • Concise step by step directions to educate you tough technical concepts
  • Bridge the distance among practical programming and Elixir

Book Description

Elixir, in line with Erlang's digital computing device and environment, makes it more straightforward to accomplish scalability, concurrency, fault tolerance, and excessive availability ambitions which are pursued by way of builders utilizing any programming language or programming paradigm. Elixir is a contemporary programming language that makes use of the advantages provided through Erlang VM with no particularly incorporating the complicated syntaxes of Erlang.

Learning to software utilizing Elixir will educate many stuff which are very useful to programming as a craft, no matter if on the finish of the day, the programmer isn't really utilizing Elixir. This publication will train you options and ideas vital to any advanced, scalable, and resilient program. often, functions are traditionally tricky to cause approximately, yet utilizing the thoughts during this ebook, they are going to turn into effortless and relaxing. it is going to educate you the practical programing ropes, to allow them to create greater and extra scalable functions, and you'll discover how Elixir might be useful in achieving new programming heights. additionally, you will glean a company realizing of fundamentals of OTP and the to be had typical, supplied performance for growing resilient advanced structures. in addition, you'll study the fundamentals of metaprogramming: enhancing and increasing Elixir to suite your needs.

What you'll learn

  • Explore Elixir to create resilient, scalable applications
  • Create fault-tolerant applications
  • Become greater familiar with Elixir code and notice the way it is established to construct and boost useful programs
  • Learn the fundamentals of practical programming
  • Gain an knowing of powerful OTP principles
  • Design program-distributed purposes and systems
  • Write and create branching statements in Elixir
  • Learn to do extra with much less utilizing Elixir's metaprogramming
  • Be conversant in the amenities Elixir offers for metaprogramming, macros, and increasing the Elixir language

About the Author

Kenny Ballou is a life-long learner, developer, mathematician, and total philosopher. He enjoys fixing difficulties, studying approximately applied sciences, and discussing new and assorted ideas.

He graduated from the Boise kingdom collage, majoring in utilized arithmetic, and minoring in desktop technology. He has been programming professionally for almost a decade, and is presently operating as a software program developer for an analytics corporation within the Boise, Idaho area.

Apart from constructing professionally, he's lively within the open resource neighborhood, contributing the place he can.

When he's not constructing, he enjoys analyzing, studying, and shredding the neighborhood mountains.

You can learn extra from him on his weblog at, try out his code on GitHub at, and keep on with him on Twitter at @kennyballou.

Table of Contents

  1. Introducing Elixir – considering Functionally
  2. Elixir fundamentals – Foundational Steps towards practical Programming
  3. Modules and features – growing useful construction Blocks
  4. Collections and movement Processing
  5. Control movement – sometimes you want to Branch
  6. Concurrent Programming – utilizing strategies to overcome Concurrency
  7. OTP – A negative identify for a wealthy Framework
  8. Distributed Elixir – Taking Concurrency to the subsequent Node
  9. Metaprogramming – Doing extra with Less

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The Black Art of Multiplatform Game Programming

By Jazon Yamamoto

THE BLACK artwork OF MULTIPLATFORM video game PROGRAMMING covers the entire talents essential to create striking video games. it is going to take you all of the means from pixel plotting to full-blown video game improvement. Written with novices in brain, this publication assumes no earlier wisdom of online game programming--anyone can application fascinating games utilizing this ebook. inside of you can find an creation to online game improvement on a number of structures utilizing SDL, large assurance of coding options utilized by programming professionals, an entire advisor to video game engine layout and implementation, a contemporary method of software program structure, and complicated programming techniques and optimizations. Downloadable documents comprise all of the resource code utilized in this ebook, video tutorials for every bankruptcy, regular instruments used for video game improvement, and the SDL typical improvement library.

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The Tomes of Delphi: Algorithms and Data Structures

By Julian Bucknall

The Tomes of Delphi: Algorithms and knowledge Structures
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Master developer Julian M Bucknall offers Delphi builders a accomplished assessment of utilizing algorithms and information buildings from a pragmatic point of view. He starts with a dialogue of set of rules functionality, and offers accomplished assurance of such subject matters as arrays, associated lists, and binary timber. The e-book makes a speciality of seek algorithms--such as sequential and binary search--and variety algorithms--including bubble, insertion, Shell, quicksort, merge style, and heapsort--along with thoughts for optimization. also, the writer offers hashing and hash tables; precedence queues, country machines and typical expressions; and knowledge compression thoughts similar to Huffman and LZ77.

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MongoDB Cookbook - Second Edition

By Amol Nayak

Harness the most recent positive aspects of MongoDB three with this choice of eighty recipes – from dealing with cloud systems to app improvement, this booklet is an important resource

About This Book

  • Get to grips with the newest positive factors of MongoDB 3
  • Interact with the MongoDB server and practice a variety of question operations from the shell
  • From management to automation, this cookbook retains you modern with the world's top NoSQL database

Who This ebook Is For

This publication is engineered for somebody who's attracted to handling facts in a simple and effective manner utilizing MongoDB. you don't want any earlier wisdom of MongoDB, however it will be important in case you have a few programming event in both Java or Python.

What you'll Learn

  • Install, configure, and administer MongoDB sharded clusters and duplicate sets
  • Begin writing purposes utilizing MongoDB in Java and Python languages
  • Initialize the server in 3 varied modes with quite a few configurations
  • Perform cloud deployment and introduce PaaS for Mongo
  • Discover frameworks and items outfitted to enhance developer productiveness utilizing Mongo
  • Take an in-depth examine the Mongo programming motive force APIs in Java and Python
  • Set up company category tracking and backups of MongoDB

In Detail

MongoDB is a high-performance and feature-rich NoSQL database that kinds the spine of the platforms that strength many various firms – it is simple to work out why it is the most well liked NoSQL database out there. jam-packed with many gains that experience turn into crucial for plenty of types of software program pros and highly effortless to take advantage of, this cookbook comprises many recommendations to the typical demanding situations of MongoDB, in addition to information on powerful strategies to increase your talents and capabilities.

This publication starts off with how you can initialize the server in 3 diverse modes with a variety of configurations. you'll then be brought to programming language drivers in either Java and Python. a brand new characteristic in MongoDB three is so that you can connect with a unmarried node utilizing Python, set to make MongoDB much more well-liked by a person operating with Python. you'll then research a number of extra themes together with complex question operations, tracking and backup utilizing MMS, in addition to a few very worthwhile management recipes together with SCRAM-SHA-1 Authentication. past that, additionally, you will locate recipes on cloud deployment, together with tips on how one can paintings with Docker bins along MongoDB, integrating the database with Hadoop, and information for bettering developer productivity.

Created as either an obtainable instructional and a simple to exploit source, to be had everytime you have to remedy an issue, MongoDB Cookbook may also help you deal with every little thing from management to automation with MongoDB extra successfully than ever before.

Style and approach

Every recipe is defined in a very easy set-by-step demeanour but is intensely comprehensive.

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Pro Core Data for iOS: Data Access and Persistence Engine for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch (Books for Professionals by Professionals)

By Robert Warner

The ability of center info permits iOS builders to successfully shop and retrieve software info utilizing wide-spread object-oriented paradigms. Pro center facts for iOS explains either how and why to take advantage of middle information for info garage, from basic to complicated concepts. masking universal and complex endurance styles, this publication prepares any iOS developer to shop and retrieve information adequately and proficiently.

plenty of iOS improvement books contact on middle information, taking you thru a couple of mainstream use instances for storing and retrieving information on your iOS purposes. In Pro middle facts for iOS, besides the fact that, we take you additional into center info and make it easier to leverage the ability of this information framework.

After studying this publication, you’ll be capable to solution all of those questions:

  • What are all of the components of middle facts, and the way do they have interaction?
  • How do I create my very own customized shop?
  • Should i take advantage of undeniable NSManagedObject cases or customized periods?
  • How do I undo and redo center info activities?
  • How do I filter out, type, and mixture facts?
  • What is “faulting,” and why should still I care?
  • Suppose i would like to alter my information version; how do I migrate my clients’ facts?

Pro middle facts for iOS delves into those and different center info questions. With reasons, diagrams, code samples, and dealing motives, this e-book will make you a middle facts pro!

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Operating System Concepts

By Abraham Silberschatz

Keep speed with the fast-developing international of working systems

Open-source working structures, digital machines, and clustered computing are one of the top fields of working structures and networking which are swiftly altering. With monstrous revisions and organizational alterations, Silberschatz, Galvin, and Gagne’s Operating approach recommendations, 8th Edition is still as present and suitable as ever, aiding you grasp the basic innovations of working structures whereas getting ready your self for today’s rising developments.

As some time past, the textual content brings you in control on middle wisdom and talents, including:

  • What working structures are, what they do, and the way they're designed and constructed
  • Process, reminiscence, and garage management
  • Protection and security
  • Distributed systems
  • Special-purpose systems

Beyond the fundamentals, the Eight Edition activities substantial revisions and organizational adjustments that clue you in to such state-of-the-art advancements as open-source working structures, multi-core processors, clustered pcs, digital machines, transactional reminiscence, NUMA, Solaris 10 reminiscence administration, Sun’s ZFS dossier procedure, and extra. New to this version is using a simulator to dynamically reveal a number of working approach topics.

Best of all, a significantly superior WileyPlus, a mess of recent difficulties and programming routines, and different improvements to this variation all interact to arrange you input the area of working structures with confidence.

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