Category: Programming

C# 3.0 THE COMPLETE REFERENCE 3/E

By Herbert Schildt

The so much finished C# source Available

With its aid for Language-Integrated question (LINQ), C# 3.0 has revolutionized C# programming, and bestselling writer Herb Schildt has up-to-date and extended his vintage programming connection with disguise it. utilizing rigorously crafted reasons, insider counsel, and countless numbers of examples, this ebook offers in-depth assurance of all points of C#, together with its key words, syntax, and middle libraries. after all, information at the new C# 3.0 beneficial properties, reminiscent of LINQ, lambda expressions, implicitly typed variables, and nameless forms are included.

Essential for each C# programmer, this finished advisor is written within the transparent, crisp, uncompromising variety that has made Herb the alternative of hundreds of thousands around the globe. even if you're a amateur programmer or a professional professional, the solutions to your entire C# questions are available during this definitive resource.

Coverage includes:

  • Data kinds and operators
  • Control statements
  • Classes and objects
  • Constructors, destructors, and methods
  • Interfaces, arrays, enumerations, and structures
  • Method and operator overloading
  • Inheritance and digital methods
  • Reflection and runtime variety ID
  • Exception dealing with
  • Delegates, houses, occasions, and indexers
  • Attributes
  • Multithreading
  • Generics
  • LINQ (Language-Integrated Query)
  • Lambda expressions
  • Anonymous types
  • Extension methods
  • Implicitly typed variables
  • I/O, networking, and collections
  • The preprocessor and masses, a lot more

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The Art of Computer Programming, Volume 1: Fundamental Algorithms (3rd Edition)

By Donald E. Knuth

The bible of programming thought and perform is being up-to-date for the 1st time in additional than two decades. The publication is worried with details structures--the illustration of knowledge inside a working laptop or computer, the structural interrelations among information parts and the way to paintings with them successfully, and purposes to simulation, numerical equipment and software program design.

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Embedded Android: Porting, Extending, and Customizing

By Karim Yaghmour

Looking to port Android to different structures resembling embedded units? This hands-on publication indicates you ways Android works and the way you could adapt it to fit you. You’ll delve into Android’s structure and how you can navigate its resource code, adjust its numerous parts, and create your personal model of Android on your specific machine. You’ll additionally observe how Android differs from its Linux roots.

If you’re skilled with embedded structures improvement and feature a superb deal with on Linux, this publication is helping you mildew Android to systems except cellular devices.

  • Learn approximately Android’s improvement version and the you must run it
  • Get a short primer on Android internals, together with the Linux kernel and Dalvik digital machine
  • Set up and discover the AOSP with no undefined, utilizing a sensible emulator image
  • Understand Android’s non-recursive construct approach, and how to make your personal modifications
  • Use evaluate forums to prototype your embedded Android system
  • Examine the local user-space, together with the foundation filesystem structure, the adb instrument, and Android’s command line
  • Discover tips to have interaction with—and customize—the Android Framework

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Beginning Rails 4 (Expert's Voice in Web Development)

By Adam Gamble, Rida Al Barazi

Beginning Rails four is a booklet that would advisor you from by no means having programmed with Ruby, to having a Rails program outfitted and deployed to the internet. you are going to how you can mix the entire elements of Rails to advance your personal net applications. 

You will how you can use Git for resource keep watch over and top perform ideas to create functions like a professional. crucial, and often-missed, info on checking out and studying to application with Ruby also are covered.
This ebook is definitely fitted to anyone with little to no Ruby or Rails adventure, or in all probability even an individual with out event constructing net purposes in any respect. starting Rails four does suppose a simple familiarity with the net and commonplace net phrases, yet does not require you to be a professional of those. This booklet will springboard your trip into internet software improvement, and express you ways a lot enjoyable development internet functions with Ruby on Rails can be.
  • Learn to create Rails purposes from the ground up
  • Learn the fundamentals of the Ruby programming language
  • Completely up to date for Rails four, together with new details on rapid hyperlinks, etc.
Beginning Rails 4

lightly publications you thru designing your software, writing checks for the appliance, after which writing the code to make your program paintings as expected.

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Tcl/Tk: A Developer's Guide (3rd Edition)

By Clif Flynt

Newly up-to-date with over a hundred and fifty pages of fabric at the most recent Tcl extensions, Tcl/Tk: A Developer’s Guide is a special useful instructional for pro programmers and newbies alike. beginning with a transparent photo of the fundamentals, Tcl/Tk covers the diversity of instruments during this "Swiss military knife" of programming languages, providing you with the power to reinforce your courses, expand your application''s services, and develop into a more advantageous programmer.
This up to date variation covers the entire new beneficial properties of model 8.6, including
object-oriented programming and the construction of megawidgets, latest info constitution implementations, themed widgets and digital occasions. large code snippets and on-line tutorials in a number of languages offers you a company clutch on tips on how to use the Tcl/Tk libraries and interpreters and, most significantly, on what constitutes an efficient approach for utilizing Tcl/Tk.

Includes the most recent positive factors of Tcl/Tk 8.6
Covers Tcl improvement instruments, well known extensions, and programs to permit builders to unravel real-world issues of Tcl/Tk immediately
Provides effortless reasons for novices and provides information, type guidance, and debugging thoughts for complex users
Companion web site contains Tcl/Tk tutorials, purposes, distributions, and extra instruments

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Starting out with Visual C# 2012 (with CD-Rom) (3rd Edition)

By Tony Gaddis

 

In Starting Out With visible C# 2012, Gaddis makes a truly certain and calmly paced presentation of either programming and C# syntax suggestions so all readers should be in a position to keep on with alongside. His GUI-based method of instructing C# will resonate with scholars in CS, IT, and CIS classes. whereas the booklet is written for readers with out past programming history, even skilled programmers will make the most of its intensity of detail.

Tony Gaddis’s obtainable, step by step presentation is helping starting scholars comprehend the $64000 info essential to develop into expert programmers at an introductory point. Gaddis motivates the learn of either programming abilities and the visible C# programming language by way of proposing all of the info had to comprehend the “how” and the “why”–but by no means wasting sight of the truth that such a lot rookies fight with this fabric. His procedure is either slow and hugely obtainable, making sure that readers comprehend the common sense at the back of constructing fine quality programs.

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Beginning XML, 4th Edition

By David Hunter, Joe Fawcett, Danny Ayers

Whilst the 1st variation of this publication used to be written, XML was once a comparatively new language yet already gaining floor quickly and changing into increasingly more everyday in an unlimited diversity of purposes. by the point of the second one version, XML had already confirmed itself to be greater than a passing fad, and used to be actually getting used during the for an extremely wide variety of makes use of. With the 3rd variation, it was once transparent that XML was once a mature know-how, yet extra very important, it grew to become obtrusive that the XML panorama was once dividing into numerous parts of craftsmanship. Now during this variation, we wanted to categorize the expanding variety of standards surrounding XML, which both use XML or offer performance as well as the XML middle specification.

So what's XML? it is a markup language, used to explain the constitution of information in significant methods. wherever that information is input/output, kept, or transmitted from one position to a different, is a possible healthy for XML's features. probably the main famous functions are web-related (especially with the most recent advancements in hand-held net access—for which many of the know-how is XML-based). in spite of the fact that, there are lots of different non-web-based functions for which XML is useful—for instance, as a substitute for (or to enrich) conventional databases, or for the move of economic info among companies. information companies, besides participants, have additionally been utilizing XML to distribute syndicated information tales and web publication entries.

This ebook goals to educate you all you want to learn about XML—what it's, the way it works, what applied sciences encompass it, and the way it could possibly top be utilized in a number of occasions, from basic info move to utilizing XML on your websites. It solutions the elemental questions:

* what's XML?

* How do you employ XML?

* How does it work?

* What are you able to use it for, anyway?

This ebook is for those who comprehend that it might be an exceptional notion to benefit XML yet are not one hundred pc definite why. you may have heard the hype yet have not obvious sufficient substance to determine what XML is and what it may well do. you'll be utilizing improvement instruments that attempt to cover the XML at the back of person interfaces and scripts, yet you must be aware of what's quite taking place backstage. you could already be by some means excited about net improvement and doubtless even be aware of the fundamentals of HTML, even supposing neither of those skills is admittedly invaluable for this book.

What you do not need is wisdom of markup languages in most cases. This e-book assumes that you are new to the concept that of markup languages, and we have now based it in a manner that are meant to make feel to the newbie and but speedy convey you to XML specialist status.

The note "Beginning" within the identify refers back to the form of the booklet, instead of the reader's event point. There are forms of newbie for whom this publication is ideal:

* Programmers who're already acquainted with a few net programming or info trade suggestions. Programmers during this class will already comprehend many of the innovations mentioned right here, yet you are going to find out how you could include XML applied sciences to augment these recommendations you presently develop.

* these operating in a programming setting yet with out gigantic wisdom or adventure of internet improvement or information trade purposes. as well as studying how XML applied sciences could be utilized to such functions, you may be brought to a few new techniques that can assist you know the way such structures work.

The matters coated during this publication are prepared to take you from amateur to professional in as logical a way as lets. This Fourth variation is established in sections in response to a number of components of XML services. except you're already utilizing XML, you have to begin by means of studying the creation to XML partly I. From there, you could quick bounce into particular components of craftsmanship, or, in case you favor, you could learn during the publication so as. do not forget that there's an excessive amount of overlap in XML, and that a number of the sections utilize options defined in other places within the book.

* The ebook starts by way of explaining what precisely XML is and why the felt language like this was once needed.

* After overlaying the why, the following logical step is the how, so it indicates you the way to create well-formed XML.

* when you comprehend the whys and hows of XML, you will cross directly to a few extra complicated belongings you can do whilst growing your XML files, to lead them to not just good shaped, yet legitimate. (And you will examine what "valid" rather means.)

* After you are happy with XML and feature noticeable it in motion, the e-book unleashes the programmer inside and appears at an XML-based programming language that you should use to rework XML files from one layout to another.

* ultimately, it is important to shop and retrieve XML info from databases. At this aspect, you are going to research not just the cutting-edge for XML and databases, but in addition the right way to question XML info utilizing an SQL-like syntax known as XQuery.

* XML would not relatively be worthy except you may write courses to learn the information in XML files and create new XML records, so we will come back to programming and think about a few ways in which you are able to do that.

* knowing the way to application and use XML inside of your individual enterprise is something, yet sending that info to a enterprise associate or publishing it to the net is one other. you will know about applied sciences that use XML that enable you ship messages around the net, post info, and become aware of companies that offer information.

* because you have all of this information in XML structure, it might be nice in case you may well simply demonstrate it to humans, and it seems you could. you will see an XML model of HTML referred to as XHTML. you will additionally examine a expertise you'll already be utilizing along with HTML records referred to as CSS. CSS lets you upload visible kinds on your XML records. furthermore, you are going to tips on how to layout beautiful pix and make interactive varieties utilizing XML.

* ultimately, the booklet ends with a case research, which can help you to offer you rules approximately how XML can be utilized in real-life events, and that may be utilized in your individual applications.

This ebook builds at the strengths of the sooner variations, and offers new fabric to mirror the adjustments within the XML landscape—notably XQuery, RSS and Atom, and AJAX. Updates were made to mirror the newest models of requirements and most sensible practices in the course of the e-book. as well as the various adjustments, each one bankruptcy has a collection of workout inquiries to attempt your figuring out of the cloth. attainable options to those questions seem in Appendix A.

Part I: Introduction: The creation is the place so much readers should still start. the 1st 3 chapters introduce a number of the pursuits of XML in addition to the explicit principles for developing XML. upon getting learn this half you have to be in a position to learn and create your individual XML documents.

Chapter 1: what's XML?: This bankruptcy disguise a few simple ideas, introducing the truth that XML is a markup language (a bit like HTML) wherein you could outline your individual components, tags, and attributes (known as a vocabulary). you will see that tags haven't any presentation meaning—they're only a method to describe the constitution of the data.

Chapter 2: Well-Formed XML: as well as explaining what well-formed XML is, we provide a glance on the principles that exist (the XML 1.0 and 1.1 thoughts) for naming and structuring elements—you have to agree to those ideas as a way to produce well-formed XML.

Chapter three: XML Namespaces: simply because tags should be made up, you must keep away from identify conflicts whilst sharing files. Namespaces supply the way to uniquely determine a gaggle of tags, utilizing a URI. This bankruptcy explains how one can use namespaces.

Part II: Validation: as well as the well-formedness principles you examine partly I, you'll probably are looking to the way to create and use diverse XML vocabularies. This half introduces you to DTDs, XML Schemas, and chill out NG: 3 languages that outline customized XML vocabularies. It additionally indicates you ways to make use of those definitions to validate your XML documents.

Chapter four: record kind Definitions: you could specify how an XML rfile might be dependent, or even offer default values, utilizing record variety Definitions (DTDs). If XML conforms to the linked DTD, it really is referred to as valid XML. This bankruptcy covers the fundamentals of utilizing DTDs.

Chapter five: XML Schemas: XML Schemas, like DTDs, assist you to outline how a record will be based. as well as defining rfile constitution, they allow you to specify the person datatypes of characteristic values and aspect content material. they're a extra robust substitute to DTDs.

Chapter 6: sit back NG: sit back NG is a 3rd know-how used to outline the constitution of records. as well as a brand new syntax and new gains, it takes the easiest from XML Schemas and DTDs, and is accordingly extremely simple and intensely strong. chill out NG has syntaxes; either the entire syntax and compact syntax are discussed.

Part III: Processing: as well as defining and developing XML files, you want to know the way to paintings with records to extract details and convert it to different codecs. in truth, simply extracting details and changing it to different codecs is what makes XML so powerful.

Chapter 7: XPath: The XPath language is used to find sections and information within the XML rfile, and it’s vital in lots of different XML technologies.

Chapter eight: XSLT: XML may be remodeled into different XML files, HTML, and different codecs utilizing XSLT stylesheets, that are brought during this chapter.

Part IV: Databases: growing and processing XML records is nice, yet finally you'll want to shop these files. This part describes recommendations for storing and retrieving XML records and record fragments from diverse databases.

Chapter nine: XQuery, the XML question Language: quite often, it is important to retrieve info from inside of a database. XQuery, that is equipped on XPath and XPath2, allows you to do that in a sublime way.

Chapter 10: XML and Databases: XML is ideal for structuring information, and a few conventional databases are commencing to supply aid for XML. This bankruptcy discusses those, and offers a common evaluation of the way XML can be utilized in an n-tier structure. moreover, new databases in response to XML are introduced.

Part V: Programming: sooner or later on your XML profession, it is important to paintings with an XML rfile from inside of a customized program. the 2 hottest methodologies, the rfile item version (DOM) and the easy API for XML (SAX), are defined during this part.

Chapter eleven: The rfile item version (DOM): Programmers can use quite a few programming languages to control XML utilizing the rfile item Model's gadgets, interfaces, equipment, and homes, that are defined during this chapter.

Chapter 12: uncomplicated API for XML (SAX): a substitute for the DOM for programmatically manipulating XML facts is to exploit the easy API for XML (SAX) as an interface. This bankruptcy indicates how you can use SAX and makes use of examples from the Java SAX API.

Part VI: Communication: Sending and receiving facts from one computing device to a different is frequently tough, yet a number of applied sciences were created to make conversation with XML a lot more straightforward. This half discusses RSS and content material syndication, in addition to net prone and cleaning soap. This version encompasses a new bankruptcy on Ajax techniques.

Chapter thirteen: RSS, Atom, and content material Syndication: RSS is an actively evolving know-how that's used to put up syndicated information tales and site summaries on the net. This bankruptcy not just discusses tips to use different models of RSS and Atom, it additionally covers the longer term path of the know-how. moreover, it demonstrates tips to create an easy newsreader program that works with any of the at the moment released versions.

Chapter 14: internet Services: net providers enable you practice cross-computer communications. This bankruptcy describes internet companies and introduces you to utilizing distant approach calls in XML (using XML-RPC and REST), in addition to supplying you with a quick examine significant subject matters equivalent to cleaning soap. ultimately, it breaks down the collection of necessities designed to paintings at the side of internet services.

Chapter 15: cleaning soap and WSDL: primary to XML internet companies, the straightforward item entry Protocol (SOAP) is likely one of the hottest standards for permitting cross-computer communications. utilizing cleaning soap, you could package deal up XML files and ship them around the net to be processed. This bankruptcy explains cleaning soap and the internet providers Description Language (WSDL) that's used to post your service.

Chapter sixteen: Ajax: Ajax permits you to make the most of JavaScript with internet providers and cleaning soap, or relaxation communications. also, Ajax styles can be utilized inside of web content to speak with the net server with out clean. This bankruptcy is new to the Fourth Edition.

Part VII: Display: numerous XML applied sciences are dedicated to exhibiting the information kept inside an XML record. a few of these applied sciences are web-based, and a few are designed for purposes and cellular units. This half discusses the first show ideas and codecs used today.

Chapter 17: Cascading kind Sheets (CSS): web site designers have lengthy been utilizing Cascading kind Sheets (CSS) with their HTML to simply make adjustments to a website’s presentation with no need to the touch the underlying HTML records. This strength can also be to be had for XML, permitting you to reveal XML files correct within the browser. Or, if you want a section extra flexibility along with your presentation, you should use XSLT to rework your XML to HTML or XHTML after which use CSS to sort those documents.

Chapter 18: XHTML: XHTML is a brand new model of HTML that follows the principles of XML. This bankruptcy discusses the variations among HTML and XHTML, and indicates you ways XHTML can assist make your websites on hand to a much broader number of browsers, from legacy browsers to the most recent browsers on cellular phones.

Chapter 19: Scalable Vector photos (SVG): do you need to supply a customized picture utilizing XML? SVG allows you to describe a picture utilizing XML-based vector instructions. This bankruptcy teaches you the fundamentals of SVG after which dives right into a extra complicated SVG-based software that may be released to the Internet.

Chapter 20: XForms: XForms are XML-based types that may be used to layout computing device purposes, paper-based varieties, and naturally XHTML-based kinds. This bankruptcy demonstrates either the fundamentals and a few of the extra fascinating makes use of of XForms.

Part VIII: Case Study: through the publication you’ll achieve an knowing of ways XML is utilized in internet, business-to-business (B2B), information garage, and plenty of different functions. The case learn covers an instance software and exhibits how the idea will be placed into perform in real-life events. The case research is new to this edition.

Chapter 21: Case learn: check Calculator: this example learn explores many of the percentages and techniques for utilizing XML on your site. It contains an instance that demonstrates a personal loan fee calculator via making a website utilizing XHTML and CSS, speaking with an area net carrier utilizing AJAX, using an XML Schema to construct information buildings in .NET, and finally utilizing the rfile item version to reveal the consequences in SVG. an internet model of this situation examine at the book's site covers an analogous fabric utilizing Ruby on Rails rather than .NET.

Appendixes: Appendix A presents solutions to the workout questions that seem during the ebook. the remainder appendixes supply reference fabric that you could be locate valuable as you start to use the information received through the e-book on your personal functions. those are: Appendix B: XPath Reference; Appendix C: XSLT Reference; Appendix D: The XML rfile item version; Appendix E: XML Schema point and characteristic Reference; Appendix F: XML Schema Datatypes Reference; Appendix G: SAX 2.0.2 Reference. Appendixes A, B, and C are integrated in the booklet; Appendixes D–G can be found at the book's website.

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Swift for Beginners: Develop and Design (2nd Edition)

By Boisy G. Pitre

LEARNING a brand new PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE should be daunting. With quick, Apple has reduced the barrier of access for constructing iOS and OS X apps through giving builders an cutting edge programming language for Cocoa and Cocoa contact. Now in its moment version, speedy for rookies has been up to date to deal with the evolving gains of this speedily followed language.

If you're new to rapid, this publication is for you. when you've got by no means used C, C++, or Objective-C, this ebook is easily for you. With this handson advisor, you’ll quick be writing quick code, utilizing Playgrounds to right away see the result of your paintings. writer Boisy G. Pitre provides a fantastic grounding in key speedy language concepts—including variables, constants, varieties, arrays, and dictionaries—before he exhibits you ways to exploit Swift’s cutting edge Xcode built-in improvement atmosphere to create apps for iOS and OS X.

THIS ebook INCLUDES:

  • Detailed guideline, plentiful illustrations, and transparent examples
  • Best practices from an skilled Mac and iOS developer
  • Emphasis on how you can use Xcode, Playgrounds, and the REPL

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The Beginner's Guide to the Internet Underground

By Jeremy Martin

This document covers the fundamentals of anonymity, hactivism, & hidden components of the web underground, in addition to many of the stuff you may perhaps locate there. Disclaimer: don't holiday the legislations. This used to be written to give an explanation for what the Darknet / Tor hidden provider) is and what sort of stuff you may possibly locate. it's not a call for participation to wreck the legislation with no recourse. similar to any community, this one has either strong and undesirable men. if you happen to holiday the legislations, you'll get stuck. undesirable men need to be fortunate at any time when. the great men basically must be fortunate as soon as.

Disclaimer: don't holiday the legislations. This was once written to provide an explanation for what the Darknet / Tor hidden carrier) is and what sort of belongings you could locate. it isn't a call for participation to damage the legislation with no recourse. similar to any community, this one has either solid and undesirable men. in the event you holiday the legislation, you'll get stuck. undesirable men need to be fortunate whenever. the great men in basic terms need to be fortunate as soon as.

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Realm of Racket: Learn to Program, One Game at a Time!

By Matthias Felleisen, Eric Peterson, Conrad Barski, David Van Horn, Forrest Bice, Rose DeMaio, Spencer Florence, Mimi Lin, Scott L

Racket is a descendant of Lisp, a programming language popular for its attractiveness, energy, and tough studying curve. yet whereas Racket keeps the sensible goodness of Lisp, it used to be designed with starting programmers in brain. Realm of Racket is your creation to the Racket language.

In Realm of Racket, you'll discover ways to application by way of growing more and more advanced video games. Your trip starts with the wager My quantity online game and assurance of a few easy Racket etiquette. subsequent you'll dig into syntax and semantics, lists, constructions, and conditionals, and discover ways to paintings with recursion and the GUI as you construct the robotic Snake online game. After that it's directly to lambda and mutant structs (and an Orc Battle), and fancy loops and the cube of Doom. ultimately, you'll discover laziness, AI, allotted video games, and the Hungry Henry game.

As you move throughout the video games, bankruptcy checkpoints and demanding situations support make stronger what you've realized. Offbeat comics continue issues enjoyable alongside the way.

As you go back and forth in the course of the Racket realm, you'll:

• grasp the quirks of Racket's syntax and semantics;
• discover ways to write concise and stylish practical programs;
• Create a graphical consumer interface utilizing the 2htdp/image library;
• Create a server to address precise multiplayer games.

Realm of Racket is a lighthearted advisor to a few severe programming. learn it to determine why Racketeers have quite a bit enjoyable!

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