iPhone SDK Development (The Pragmatic Programmers)

By Bill Dudney

Packing the ability of computing device functions right into a small cellular gadget, the iPhone SDK bargains builders the power to create dynamic, visually-appealing, and highly-capable cellular functions, utilizing an identical APIs and instruments that Apple makes use of for its personal applications.

However, harnessing that energy capacity studying new instruments, new APIs, or even a complete new programming language.

iPhone SDK Development is a practical advisor to get you began constructing purposes for iPhone and iPod contact. With it, you will get an entire knowing of the instruments and strategies had to be successful at the platform:

Use the XCode IDE to regulate your resource code, photographs, sounds, database records, and different program assets, construction your app and deploying it onto your individual gadget for testing.

improve your person interface the visible, code-free method, with Interface Builder.

grasp the iPhone's targeted person interface elements, together with tables, tab bars, navigation bars, and the multi-touch interface.

attach your iPhone to the skin global with networking, take advantage of the ability of a relational database with SQLite, and rock out with firstclass aid for audio and video.

utilize the iPhone's distinctive cellular APIs, like geolocation and the motion-sensing accelerometer

Use XCode's strong functionality and debugging instruments to do away with reminiscence leaks, zombies, and different hazards.

* comprehend the method for packaging your software for end-user distribution via Apple's App Store.

With reasons of the large photograph and an eye fixed to the little info that you're going to want, iPhone SDK Development can help you prevail on modern most crucial cellular platform.

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Programming Rust

This functional ebook introduces platforms programmers to Rust, the hot and state of the art language. You’ll find out how Rust bargains the infrequent and helpful blend of statically demonstrated reminiscence defense and low-level control—imagine C++, yet with no dangling tips, null pointer dereferences, leaks, or buffer overruns.

Author Jim Blandy—a former maintainer of GNU Emacs and GNU Guile—demonstrates how Rust has the capability to be the 1st usable programming language that brings the advantages of an expressive sleek style method to structures programming. Rust’s ideas for borrowing, mutability, possession, and strikes as opposed to copies may be surprising to so much platforms programmers, yet they’re key to Rust’s specified advantages.

This ebook offers Rust’s ideas basically and economically; elaborates on their effects; and exhibits you the way to precise the courses you must write in phrases that Rust can turn out are freed from wide sessions of daily errors.

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Pro Git

By Scott Chacon, Ben Straub

Pro Git (Second Edition) is your fully-updated consultant to Git and its utilization within the smooth international. Git has come far because it used to be first constructed through Linus Torvalds for Linux kernel improvement. It has taken the open resource global by way of typhoon considering that its inception in 2005, and this publication teaches you the way to exploit it like a professional.

Effective and well-implemented model regulate is a need for winning internet tasks, even if huge or small. With this ebook you’ll the right way to grasp the area of disbursed model workflow, use the disbursed gains of Git to the entire, and expand Git to fulfill your each want.

Written through Git professionals Scott Chacon and Ben Straub, Pro Git (Second variation) builds at the highly winning first variation, and is now totally up to date for Git model 2.0, in addition to together with an crucial bankruptcy on GitHub. It’s the simplest publication for all of your Git needs.

What you’ll learn

• successfully use Git, both as a programmer or a venture leader

• turn into a fluent Git user

• grasp branching, utilizing Git at the server, and on different systems

• combine Git on your improvement workflow

• Migrate programming tasks from different SCMs to Git

• expand Git on your own venture needs

• successfully use GitHub

Who this e-book is for

This e-book is for all open resource builders: you're sure to come upon Git someplace during your operating existence. Proprietary software program builders will savor Git’s huge, immense scalability, because it is used for the Linux undertaking, which contains millions of builders and testers.

Table of Contents

1. Getting Started

2. Git Basics

3. Git Branching

4. Git at the Server

5. disbursed Git

6. GitHub

7. Git Tools

8. Customizing Git

9. Git and different Systems

10. Git Internals

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Introduction to Evolutionary Computing (Natural Computing Series)

The total constitution of this new version is three-tier: half I offers the fundamentals, half II is worried with methodological matters, and half III discusses complex issues. within the moment variation the authors have reorganized the fabric to target difficulties, the right way to signify them, after which tips on how to decide on and layout algorithms for various representations. additionally they extra a bankruptcy on difficulties, reflecting the general publication concentrate on problem-solvers, a bankruptcy on parameter tuning, which they mixed with the parameter keep an eye on and "how-to" chapters right into a methodological half, and at last a bankruptcy on evolutionary robotics with an outlook on attainable intriguing advancements during this field.

The e-book is appropriate for undergraduate and graduate classes in man made intelligence and computational intelligence, and for self-study via practitioners and researchers engaged with all features of bioinspired layout and optimization.

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Beginning iOS Cloud and Database Development: Build Data-Driven Cloud Apps for iOS

By Nathan Ooley

Beginning iOS Cloud and Database Development will get you all started with construction apps that use Apple's iCloud. you are going to study the concepts on the way to assist you devise and create iOS apps which may engage with iCloud servers. From the fundamentals up, you will steadily the way to configure your app for iCloud, add and obtain records, enforce revisions, upload clash answer rules, and paintings with customized records.

There's extra! you will find out how to combine iCloud with center facts established purposes. in addition to technical suggestion, you can find feedback and most sensible practices to layout the interplay of iCloud-driven purposes.

According to many assets, analysts, and indicates, Apple will depend a growing number of on iCloud or internet apps within the cloud to shop and movement data-intensive media and different kinds of apps. because the majority of apps use a few kind of data—and that in simple terms will develop as apps turn into extra advanced with wealthy and streaming media—this e-book exhibits builders tips on how to create apps for iCloud, Apple's new cloud computing garage and information service.

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More Effective C++: 35 New Ways to Improve Your Programs and Designs

By Scott Meyers

More than 150,000 copies in print!


Praise for Scott Meyers’ first publication, Effective C++:

“I heartily suggest Effective C++ to somebody who aspires to mastery of C++ on the intermediate point or above.”
– The C/C++ User’s Journal

From the writer of the essential Effective C++, listed below are 35 new how one can enhance your courses and designs. Drawing on years of expertise, Meyers explains how one can write software program that's more effective: extra effective, extra strong, extra constant, extra transportable, and extra reusable. briefly, tips to write C++ software program that’s simply simple better.

More potent C++ includes:

  • Proven tools for bettering application potency, together with incisive examinations of the time/space bills of C++ language features
  • Comprehensive descriptions of complicated suggestions utilized by C++ specialists, together with placement new, digital constructors, shrewdpermanent tips, reference counting, proxy sessions, and double-dispatching
  • Examples of the profound influence of exception dealing with at the constitution and behaviour of C++ sessions and functions
  • Practical remedies of recent language positive aspects, together with bool, mutable, specific, namespaces, member templates, the traditional Template Library, and extra. in the event that your compilers don’t but help those beneficial properties, Meyers exhibits you the way to get the task refrained from them.

More powerful C++ is stuffed with pragmatic, down-to-earth recommendation you’ll use each day. Like Effective C++ earlier than it, More potent C++ is key interpreting for a person operating with C++.

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Getting Started with JUCE

By Martin Robinson

There are various frameworks to be had for constructing cross-platform purposes. JUCE achieves this with a mix of consistency, ease-of-use, and breadth of performance. JUCE is a C++ toolkit for construction cross-platform purposes on workstation, Mac, Linux, iOS, and Android. It encourages you to put in writing constant code and is especially sturdy for advanced, custom-made GUIs and audio/midi processing; it is usually an unlimited variety of sessions to assist with all of your daily programming tasks.

Getting began with JUCE is a pragmatic, hands-on consultant to constructing functions utilizing JUCE on the way to assist you start with some of the middle features of the JUCE library. The booklet courses you thru the set up of JUCE and covers the constitution of the resource code tree together with the various worthwhile instruments on hand for developing JUCE projects.

Getting all started with JUCE will consultant you thru how you can use the JUCE library, from the deploy of simple instruments to constructing examples utilizing a lot of its periods. it's going to take you thru a sequence of useful examples that make it easier to create consumer interfaces, illustrating the foremost features.

You also will easy methods to take care of documents, textual content strings, and different basic information utilizing the JUCE library. particularly, you are going to create consumer interfaces either utilizing code and utilizing the Introjucer software to structure and configure person interface performance. additionally, you will control photograph and audio facts and methods to learn and write universal media dossier codecs. With this publication, you'll research every thing you want to recognize to appreciate many of the extra worthwhile utilities provided via JUCE and the way to exploit the JUCE documentation to start with such sessions.

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Windows Phone 8 Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach (Expert's Voice in Windows Phone)

By Lori Lalonde, David R. Totzke

Windows telephone eight Recipes is a problem-solution established advisor to the home windows mobile eight platform. Recipes are grouped in keeping with beneficial properties of the platform and methods of interacting with the machine. ideas are given in C# and XAML, so that you can take your latest .NET abilities and practice them to this intriguing new enterprise.

  • Not definite the best way to start? little need to fret, there’s a recipe for that!
  • Always puzzled what it takes so as to add cool positive aspects like gesture aid, maps integration, or speech reputation into your app? now we have it coated!
  • Already have a portfolio of home windows cellphone 7 apps that should be upgraded? we have now a recipe for that too!

The publication begins through guiding you thru the setup of your improvement atmosphere, together with hyperlinks to beneficial instruments and assets. middle chapters variety from coding stay tiles and notifications to interacting with the digicam and placement sensor. Later chapters conceal exterior providers together with home windows Azure cellular companies, the stay SDK, and the Microsoft ads SDK, so that you can take your app to a pro point. eventually, you will discover out easy methods to submit and retain your app within the home windows telephone Store. 

Whether you are migrating from home windows telephone 7 or ranging from scratch, Windows cellphone eight Recipes has the code you must deliver your app thought to life.

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iOS 4 Programming Cookbook: Solutions & Examples for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch Apps

By Vandad Nahavandipoor

You can construct quite a few striking apps at the iOS platform—and each of them offers a different set of difficulties. With the recipes during this cookbook, you are going to transcend concept to resolve the vexing, real-life concerns you’re prone to face whilst growing apps for the iPhone, iPad, or iPod contact. every one recipe presents a transparent resolution and pattern code for you to use correct away.

You'll locate recommendations for operating with improvement frameworks in iOS SDK four and applied sciences akin to Cocoa, Objective-C, Xcode, and Interface Builder. even if you've a bit or loads of event with iOS improvement, you’ll locate the assistance you wish for each part of the method, from preliminary proposal to accomplished project.

  • Work with Objective-C periods, items, houses, delegates, and reminiscence management
  • Construct a person interface with gesture recognizers
  • Develop location-aware purposes with the Map package and center situation APIs
  • Build apps that play audio and video, deal with calendars and occasions, entry contacts and teams, or faucet into the photograph Library
  • Use the center movement framework to entry the accelerometer and gyroscope
  • Maintain continual garage for iOS apps with the middle facts framework
  • Create multitasking-aware apps that permit clients depart and go back with out wasting their place

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Computer Science Logo Style (Volume 2: Advanced Techniques)

By Brian Harvey

This sequence is for people--adults and teenagers--who have an interest in machine programming simply because it's enjoyable. the 3 volumes use the brand programming language because the automobile for an exploration of desktop technology from the viewpoint of symbolic computation and synthetic intelligence. emblem is a dialect of Lisp, a language utilized in the main complex examine tasks in desktop technological know-how, specially in synthetic intelligence. during the sequence, useful programming innovations (including better order capabilities and recursion) are emphasised, yet conventional sequential programming can be used whilst applicable. within the moment variation, the 1st volumes were rearranged in order that illustrative case reviews seem with the ideas they reveal. quantity 1 features a new bankruptcy approximately greater order capabilities, and the recursion chapters were reorganized for higher readability. quantity 2 features a new educational bankruptcy approximately macros, an specific power of Berkeley emblem, and new initiatives. during the sequence, the bigger application examples were rewritten for higher clarity via extra vast use of information abstraction. quantity 2 complex thoughts, is addressed to the reader with a few event with symbolic brand programming. It combines extra instructional chapters approximately complicated emblem gains with case reports within which these concepts are utilized in programming tasks. The initiatives variety from video games (a solitaire application) via utilities (finding the diversities among types of a dossier) to a working laptop or computer that interprets easy courses into emblem. This quantity additionally contains the Berkeley brand Reference guide as an appendix. the brand courses in those books and the author's unfastened Berkeley brand interpreter can be found through the net or on diskette.

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