Ruby on Rails for PHP and Java Developers

By Deepak Vohra

This booklet covers constructing net functions with Ruby on Rails. It discusses Ajax, listing companies, and internet companies. The publication information the configuration of Ruby on Rails with various databases equivalent to MySQL, Oracle and SQL Server 2005. moreover, it makes a comparability with personal home page, the main favourite scripting language for constructing internet purposes. The ebook additionally presents instance purposes which may be transformed to fit a developer’s application.

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Learn Java for Android Development

Android improvement is sizzling, and lots of programmers have an interest in becoming a member of the joys. even if, simply because this expertise relies on Java, you have to first receive an outstanding seize of the Java language and its foundational APIs to enhance your possibilities of succeeding as an Android app developer. in spite of everything, you may be busy studying the structure of an Android app, many of the Android-specific APIs, and Android-specific instruments. in the event you don't already comprehend Java basics, you will likely prove with a huge headache from additionally having to speedy cram these basics into your wisdom base. 

Learn Java for Android improvement, moment Edition teaches programmers of any ability point the basic Java language and foundational Java API abilities that needs to be discovered to enhance the programmer’s possibilities of succeeding as an Android app developer. all of the book’s 14 chapters offers an workout part that provides you the chance to augment your realizing of the chapter’s fabric. solutions to the book’s greater than 500 routines are supplied in an appendix. A moment appendix presents an important game-oriented Java software, that you can convert into an Android app.

when you whole this booklet, you need to be able to dive into starting Android app development.  might be, commence that trip with Apress' Beginning Android.

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Professional JavaScript for Web Developers

By Nicholas C. Zakas

This e-book presents a developer-level advent besides extra complicated and priceless positive aspects of JavaScript. assurance includes:

  • JavaScript use with HTML to create dynamic webpages, language recommendations together with syntax and stream regulate statements
  • variable dealing with given their loosely typed nature
  • built-in reference varieties resembling item and array
  • object-oriented programing
  • powerful points of functionality expressions
  • Browser item version permitting interplay with the browser itself
  • detecting the customer and its capabilities
  • Document item version (DOM) items to be had in DOM point 1
  • how DOM degrees 2 and three augmented the DOM
  • events, legacy help, and the way the DOM redefined how occasions should still work
  • enhancing shape interactions and dealing round browser limitations
  • using the tag to create on-the-fly graphics
  • JavaScript API adjustments in HTML5
  • how browsers deal with JavaScript error and blunder handling
  • features of JavaScript used to learn and control XML data
  • the JSON facts structure instead to XML
  • Ajax strategies together with using XMLHttpRequest item and CORS
  • complex styles together with functionality currying, partial functionality program, and dynamic functions
  • offline detection and storing facts at the shopper machine
  • techniques for JavaScript in an company setting for larger maintainability

This publication is geared toward 3 teams of readers: skilled object-oriented programming builders trying to research JavaScript because it pertains to conventional OO languages comparable to Java and C++; internet software builders trying to increase website usability; beginner JavaScript developers.

Nicholas C. Zakas labored with the net for over a decade. He has labored on company intranet purposes utilized by a number of the greatest businesses on the earth and large-scale client web content comparable to MyYahoo! and the Yahoo! homepage. He frequently provides talks at businesses and meetings relating to front-end top practices and new technology.

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Java Performance: The Definitive Guide

By Scott Oaks

Coding and trying out are frequently thought of separate parts of workmanship. during this finished advisor, writer and Java professional Scott Oaks takes the procedure that any one who works with Java could be both adept at figuring out how code behaves within the JVM, in addition to the tunings more likely to support its performance.

You’ll achieve in-depth wisdom of Java program functionality, utilizing the Java digital desktop (JVM) and the Java platform, together with the language and API. builders and function engineers alike will research a number of gains, instruments, and procedures for making improvements to the best way Java 7 and eight purposes perform.

  • Apply 4 rules for acquiring the easiest effects from functionality testing
  • Use JDK instruments to assemble facts on how a Java software is performing
  • Understand the benefits and downsides of utilizing a JIT compiler
  • Tune JVM rubbish creditors to impact courses as low as possible
  • Use concepts to control heap reminiscence and JVM local memory
  • Maximize Java threading and synchronization functionality features
  • Tackle functionality matters in Java EE and Java SE APIs
  • Improve Java-driven database program performance

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Big Java: Late Objects

By Cay S. Horstmann

Big Java: overdue Objects is a complete advent to Java and desktop programming, which specializes in the rules of programming, software program engineering, and potent studying. it's designed for a two-semester first direction in programming for computing device technology scholars. utilizing an cutting edge visible layout that leads readers step by step via intricacies of Java programming, Big Java: overdue Objects instills self assurance in starting programmers and self belief ends up in luck.

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Code in the Cloud (Pragmatic Programmers)

By Mark C. Chu-Carroll

Join the subsequent wave of internet 2.0 software program improvement within the cloud! Cloud functions are the following tremendous shift in program improvement: rather than construction single-user purposes to run on a private laptop, new functions are being equipped as multi-user prone that run in information facilities all over the world. the most fascinating new environments for construction prone within the cloud is Google's AppEngine. AppEngine is a strong, easy-to-use framework for constructing cloud-based prone. This ebook will train you what you must make the shift to cloud improvement utilizing AppEngine.

One of the main interesting contemporary alterations within the computing international is cloud computing. Cloud computing is a dramatic shift in how functions are constructed and used---and even in what purposes are. With cloud computing, builders aren't any longer development purposes that run on a user's computing device laptop. as a substitute, they are development providers at the community that may be utilized by millions of clients whilst.

Cloud companies are a thrilling chance for builders: the cloud is a platform for growing providers, a brand new type of program that may succeed in extra clients, and supply these clients with extra features than a computing device software ever might. construction purposes as cloud prone additionally makes them scalable: cloud purposes can simply and easily adapt from working on a unmarried laptop for a unmarried person to operating on hundreds of thousands of pcs for thousands of clients.

Code within the Cloud will educate you what a cloud provider is, and the way it differs from conventional functions. it's going to enable you construct a cloud provider, benefiting from the companies that AppEngine makes to be had to you, utilizing iterative improvement of an easy software to steer you thru different elements of AppEngine improvement, utilizing both Python or Java.

Through the method of engaged on an easy software, you will know about how one can construct an software as a provider; easy methods to deal with power info utilizing AppEngine; easy methods to construct dynamic, interactive consumer interfaces that run in a user's web-browser; how you can deal with protection in an internet software; and the way to engage with different companies operating within the AppEngine cloud.

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Practical Clojure (The Definitive Guide)

By Luke Van der Hart

This booklet is the 1st definitive reference for the Clojure language, delivering either an creation to sensible programming normally and a extra particular advent to Clojure’s gains. This e-book demonstrates using the language via examples, together with good points similar to STM and immutability, that could be new to programmers coming from different languages.
* review of practical programming and outline of what units Clojure except different languages
* particular clarification of Clojure’s distinctive features
* Examples of real-world projects which are well-suited to Clojure’s functions, beginning with basic initiatives and relocating directly to extra complicated applications
<h3>What you’ll learn</h3> * What Clojure is—more than simply one other Lisp
* find out how to organize a Clojure environment
* The constitution and syntax of a Clojure program
* Java interoperability
* easy methods to use Clojure for real-world tasks
* universal idioms of Clojure code
<h3>Who is that this ebook for?</h3>
There are audiences for this ebook: any technical individual meaning to be aware of what Clojure is and why they could are looking to use it, and any programmer intending to research and use the language. The pursuits of those audiences mesh well, provided that Clojure has numerous new, state-of-the-art beneficial properties that programmers are not going to have encountered prior to.

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Eclipse 4 Plug-in Development by Example: Beginner's Guide

By Dr Alex Blewitt

This is a very hands-on e-book for constructing Eclipse plug-ins. a complete sequence of "Time for motion" sections will get you excited by sensible examples that train you every little thing from the very fundamentals to extra complex actions.


  • Create plug-ins to increase the Eclipse runtime protecting Eclipse 3.x and the adjustments required for Eclipse 4.x
  • Plug-ins from layout to distribution — large assurance of the full process
  • No previous OSGi or Eclipse plug-in improvement event necessary

In Detail

As a hugely extensible platform, Eclipse is utilized by every person from self reliant software program builders to NASA. Key to this is often Eclipse’s plug-in atmosphere, which permits functions to be constructed in a modular structure and prolonged via its use of plug-ins and features.

"Eclipse Plugin improvement by means of instance: Beginner's consultant" takes the reader during the complete trip of plug-in improvement, beginning with an creation to Eclipse plug-ins, persevered via packaging and culminating in automatic checking out and deployment. the instance code presents uncomplicated snippets which might be built and prolonged to get you going quickly.

This publication covers fundamentals of plug-in improvement, growing consumer interfaces with either SWT and JFace, and interacting with the consumer and execution of long-running projects within the background.

Example-based initiatives comparable to developing and dealing with personal tastes and complex projects akin to good as operating with Eclipse’s records and assets. a particular bankruptcy at the ameliorations among Eclipse 3.x and Eclipse 4.x offers an in depth view of the alterations wanted by means of functions and plug-ins upgrading to the recent version. eventually, the publication concludes on the way to package deal plug-ins into replace websites, and construct and try out them automatically.

What you are going to research from this book

  • How to create plug-ins for Eclipse 3.x and 4.x and instantly attempt plug-ins with JUnit
  • How to demonstrate tree and desk info in views
  • What are the categorical modifications among the Eclipse 3.x version and the Eclipse 4.x model
  • How and while to construct consumer interfaces from SWT and JFace
  • How to run initiatives within the heritage and replace the consumer interface asynchronously
  • How to construct plug-ins, good points and replace websites with Maven Tycho and automate consumer interface exams with SWTBot
  • How to shop and acquire personal tastes, and the way to combine with the personal tastes panel
  • How to paintings with the Eclipse assets version for developing and updating records and reporting mistakes to the user


A Beginner's consultant following the "by instance" procedure. there'll be 5-8 significant examples that may be utilized in the booklet to advance complicated plugins with the Eclipse IDE.

Who this publication is written for

This ebook is for Java builders who're conversant in Eclipse as a Java IDE and have an interest in studying the right way to improve plug-ins for Eclipse. No previous wisdom of Eclipse plug-in improvement or OSGi is important, even though you're anticipated to grasp the best way to create, run, and debug Java courses in Eclipse.

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Google Script: Enterprise Application Essentials: Adding Functionality to Your Google Apps

How are you able to expand Google Apps to suit your organization’s wishes? This concise advisor indicates you the way to take advantage of Google Scripts, the JavaScript-based language that gives a whole web-based improvement platform—with no downloads, configuration, or compiling required. You’ll how to upload performance to Gmail, spreadsheets, and different Google providers, or construct data-driven apps that run from a spreadsheet, in a browser window, or inside of a Google Site.

If you could have a few Java event, getting begun with Google Scripts is straightforward. via code examples and step by step directions, you’ll the best way to construct functions that authenticate clients, reveal customized info from a spreadsheet, ship emails, and plenty of extra tasks.

  • Learn Google Script’s integrated debugger, script supervisor, and different gains
  • Create a person interface as a pop-up window, an internet web page, or a Google websites device
  • Use info items and CSS to construct powerful product pages
  • Automatically generate net varieties from key values you specify on your Google medical doctors
  • Create a database UI that works as a cellular app and Google website equipment
  • Use Google doctors and Gmail to create a rfile revision workflow

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Data Abstraction and Problem Solving with Java: Walls and Mirrors (3rd Edition)

By Frank M. Carrano

The 3rd version of Data Abstraction and challenge fixing with Java: partitions and Mirrors employs the analogies of partitions (data abstraction) and Mirrors (recursion) to educate Java programming layout strategies, in a fashion that starting scholars locate obtainable. The ebook has a student-friendly pedagogical process that rigorously money owed for the strengths and weaknesses of the Java language. With this e-book, scholars will achieve a fantastic starting place in info abstraction, object-oriented programming, and different problem-solving concepts.

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