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Swift for Absolute Beginners

The specialist improvement crew that introduced you variants of Objective-C for absolutely the Beginners and feature taught hundreds of thousands of builders all over the world to write down essentially the most renowned iPhone apps of their different types at the app shop, have now leveraged their guide for Swift.

Swift for Absolute Beginners is ideal for people with no programming heritage, people with a few programming event yet no object-oriented event, or those who have an outstanding suggestion for an app yet haven’t programmed given that school.

Gary Bennett and Brad Lees are full-time specialist iOS builders and feature built a extensive spectrum of apps for Fortune 500 businesses. The authors have taken their mixed 12 years of writing apps, instructing on-line iOS classes, the adventure from their first iOS books, besides their loose on-line guideline and loose on-line discussion board to create a superb education book.

Topics include:

  • How to achieve success at studying Swift
  • Using fast Playgrounds to profit iOS improvement quickly
  • What is item orientated Programming
  • What are quick sessions, homes, and functions
  • Proper person interface and person event design
  • Swift information varieties: integers, floats, strings, booleans
  • How to take advantage of speedy information collections: arrays and dictionaries
  • Boolean common sense, evaluating information, and stream control
  • Writing iPhone apps from scratch
  • Avoiding rapid pitfalls

Many scholars have a tough time believing they could learn how to write iOS apps or simply staying inspired via studying the method. This publication, besides the unfastened, dwell on-line education periods, is helping scholars remain stimulated and triumph over hindrances whereas they discover ways to be nice iOS developers.

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SQL Server 2012 Query Performance Tuning (Expert's Voice in SQL Server)

By Grant Fritchey

Queries now not operating quick adequate? uninterested in the telephone calls from annoyed clients? provide Fritchey’s booklet SQL Server 2012 question functionality Tuning is the reply for your SQL Server question functionality difficulties. The e-book is revised to hide the very newest in functionality optimization gains and methods. it's present with SQL Server 2012. It presents the instruments you want to technique your queries with functionality in brain.

SQL Server 2012 question functionality Tuning leads you thru realizing the explanations of negative functionality, find out how to determine them, and the way to mend them. You’ll discover ways to be proactive in developing functionality baselines utilizing instruments like functionality display screen and prolonged occasions. You’ll discover ways to realize bottlenecks and defuse them earlier than the telephone jewelry. You’ll study a few speedy options too, yet emphasis is on designing for functionality and getting it correct, and upon warding off difficulty ahead of it happens. satisfaction your clients. Silence that ringing cell. positioned the foundations and classes from SQL Server 2012 question functionality Tuning into perform today.

  • Establish functionality baselines and computer screen opposed to them
  • Troubleshoot and cast off bottlenecks that frustrate clients
  • Plan forward to accomplish the perfect point of functionality

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Microsoft Visual C# 2010 Step by Step (Step by Step Developer)

By John Sharp

Teach your self visible C# 2010-one step at a time. perfect for builders with primary programming abilities, this functional instructional positive factors learn-by-doing workouts that show how, while, and why to exploit the positive factors of the C# speedy program improvement atmosphere. you will how to use Microsoft visible Studio 2010 and Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0; enhance a great, basic knowing of C# language beneficial properties; after which get to paintings developing real elements and dealing purposes for the home windows working process. you are going to additionally delve into info administration applied sciences and Web-based applications.

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Spring in Practice

By Willie Wheeler, Joshua White


Spring in Practice indicates you the way to take on the demanding situations you face should you construct Spring-based purposes. The booklet empowers software program builders to unravel concrete company difficulties via mapping application-level matters to Spring-centric options. It diverges from different cookbooks since it offers the history you want to comprehend the area within which an answer applies sooner than it deals the explicit steps to unravel the problem.

About this Book

Spring in Practice covers sixty six Spring improvement concepts and the sensible matters you'll come upon whilst utilizing them. The e-book starts off with 3 conscientiously crafted introductory chapters to get you on top of things at the basics. after which, the middle of the e-book takes you step by step throughout the vital, functional options you are going to use it doesn't matter what form of program you're construction. You'll hone your Spring talents with examples on consumer debts, safety, NoSQL info shops, and alertness integration. alongside the way in which, you'll discover Spring-based ways to domain-specific demanding situations like CRM, configuration administration, and location reliability.

What's Inside
• Covers Spring 3
• profitable results with integration testing
• Dozens of internet app thoughts utilizing Spring MVC
• sensible examples and real-world context
• the way to paintings successfully with data

Each method highlights whatever new or attention-grabbing approximately Spring and specializes in that idea intimately. This ebook assumes you have got an excellent beginning in Java and Java EE. previous publicity to Spring Framework is beneficial yet now not required.

Purchase of the print publication incorporates a loose booklet in PDF, Kindle, and ePub codecs from Manning Publications.

About the Authors

Willie Wheeler is a important functions Engineer with sixteen years of expertise in Java/Java EE and Spring Framework. Joshua White is a recommendations Architect within the monetary and health and wellbeing providers industries. He has labored with Spring Framework considering its inception in 2002.

Table of Contents
Introducing Spring: the dependency injection box information patience, ORM, and transactions development internet functions with Spring net MVC easy net types improving Spring MVC functions with net stream Authenticating clients Authorizing person requests speaking with clients and shoppers making a rich-text remark engine Integration checking out development a configuration administration database construction an article-delivery engine firm integration making a Spring-based "site-up" framework

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Coding For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech))

By Nikhil Abraham

Coding For Dummies, (9781119293323) used to be formerly released as Coding For Dummies, (9781118951309). whereas this model contains a new Dummies hide and layout, the content material is equal to the earlier free up and shouldn't be thought of a brand new or up to date product.

Hands-on workouts assist you discover ways to code like a pro

No coding event is needed for Coding For Dummies, your one-stop advisor to development a starting place of data in writing desktop code for internet, program, and software program improvement. it isn't important if you could have dabbled in coding or by no means written a line of code, this ebook publications you thru the fundamentals. utilizing foundational net improvement languages like HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, it explains in simple English how coding works and why it truly is needed.

Online workouts built by way of Codecademy, a number one on-line code education web site, aid hone coding abilities and display effects as you practice.

The website presents an atmosphere the place you could try tutorials outfitted into the textual content and spot the particular output out of your coding. you will additionally achieve entry to end-of-chapter demanding situations to use newly obtained abilities to a less-defined project. So what are you ready for?

  • The present call for for employees with coding and machine technology abilities some distance exceeds the supply
  • Teaches the principles of net improvement languages in an easy-to-understand format
  • Offers exceptional possibilities to perform easy coding languages
  • Readers can entry on-line hands-on workouts and end-of-chapter exams that strengthen and try out their new-found skills

If you are a pupil trying to find an advent to the elemental options of coding or a qualified trying to upload new abilities, Coding For Dummies has you covered.

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Programming Mobile Robots with Aria and Player: A Guide to C++ Object-Oriented Control

By Amanda Whitbrook

Programming cellular Robots with Aria and participant presents a consultant to making object-oriented C++ courses for robots utilizing the participant and Aria APIs inside of a Linux setting. The e-book is supported all through with examples, diagrams, pattern courses, and configuration records. MobileRobot's Pioneers are used as cars through the publication, yet lots of the innovations and courses which are proven for participant are appropriate to the opposite makes and types that the API helps. additionally, the Aria part is usually applicable for different robots made via MobileRobots. The e-book discusses tips on how to set up a number of the items of software program wanted and likewise describes the right way to: configure robots; keep watch over robots remotely; application each one person sensor and actuator; and arrange and keep an eye on robots. "Programming cellular Robots with Aria and participant" serves as a whole textual content for undergraduate and postgraduate robotics programming modules, and is usually a useful reference resource for college students, lecturers and researchers. extra fabric for this booklet are available at http://extras.springer.com.

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AI Game Programming Wisdom 4 (AI Game Programming Wisdom (W/CD))

By Steve Rabin

Welcome to the newest quantity of AI video game Programming knowledge! AI video game Programming knowledge four encompasses a number of greater than 50 new articles that includes state of the art recommendations, algorithms, and architectures written via pros to be used in advertisement online game improvement. prepared into 7 sections, this complete quantity explores each vital point of AI programming that can assist you increase and extend your individual own AI toolbox. you can find ready-to-use rules, algorithms, and code in all key AI parts together with basic knowledge, scripting and discussion, move and pathfinding, structure, strategies and making plans, style particular, and studying and edition. New to this quantity are articles on contemporary advances in practical agent, squad, and car circulation, in addition to dynamically altering terrain, as exemplified in such renowned video games as corporation of Heroes.You'll additionally locate details on making plans as a key video game structure, in addition to vital new advances in studying algorithms and participant modeling. AI online game Programming knowledge four good points assurance of multiprocessor architectures, Bayesian networks, making plans architectures, conversational AI, reinforcement studying, and participant modeling.These beneficial and leading edge insights and matters supply the potential for new online game AI stories and may certainly give a contribution to taking the video games of the next day to come to the following point.

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

Essential Skills--Made Easy!

Create your personal iPhone and Mac OS X purposes comfortably. Objective-C for iPhone builders: A Beginner's Guide exhibits you the way to take advantage of the Objective-C programming language, Apple's starting place framework, the iPhone SDK, and the Xcode improvement surroundings. the 1st cease for aspiring iPhone builders, this hands-on consultant teaches you the way to create flexible, leading edge, and marketable apps very quickly. Real-world examples in the course of the booklet correspond with downloadable Xcode initiatives and video tutorials so that you can start together with your first app correct away.

Designed for simple Learning

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

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

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Objective-C Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach

By Matthew Campbell

Objective-C Recipes provides an issue answer strategy for facing key facets of Objective-C programming, making sure you may have the quintessential reference you must effectively execute universal programming projects. one can find tips on how to use the original positive factors of the Objective-C programming language, the priceless good points of the basis framework, and the advantages of utilizing Objective-J as a substitute. strategies can be found for various difficulties, including:

  • Application improvement with Xcode
  • Working with strings, numbers and item collections
  • Using origin periods like NSArray, NSString, NSData and extra
  • Dealing with threads, multi-core processing and asynchronous processing
  • Building functions that make the most of dates and timers and reminiscence administration
  • How to exploit Objective-C on different systems

Objective-C Recipes is an important reference for each Objective-C programmer, and provides strategies in a concise and easy-to-follow demeanour. Matthew Campbell has proficient over 800 new iOS builders on the cellular App Mastery Institute and iOS Code Camp, and the following brings his services to provide you the power to take advantage of and take advantage of Objective-C to get the main out of your entire projects.

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Programming Pearls (2nd Edition)

The 1st variation of Programming Pearls was once the most influential books I learn early in my occupation, and plenty of of the insights I first encountered in that publication stayed with me lengthy after I learn it. Jon has performed a superb activity of updating the cloth. i'm very inspired at how clean the recent examples look. - Steve McConnell while programmers record their favourite books, Jon Bentley's selection of programming pearls is often incorporated one of the classics. simply as ordinary pearls develop from grains of sand that worsen oysters, programming pearls have grown from genuine difficulties that experience annoyed actual programmers. With origins past sturdy engineering, within the realm of perception and creativity, Bentley's pearls provide precise and shrewdpermanent recommendations to these nagging difficulties. Illustrated by means of courses designed as a lot for enjoyable as for guide, the publication is full of lucid and witty descriptions of sensible programming innovations and primary layout ideas. it's not in any respect impressive that Programming Pearls has been so hugely valued through programmers at each point of expertise. during this revision, the 1st in 14 years, Bentley has considerably up-to-date his essays to mirror

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