Effective C++: 55 Specific Ways to Improve Your Programs and Designs (3rd Edition)

By Scott Meyers

“Every C++ specialist wishes a replica of Effective C++. it truly is an absolute must-read for someone deliberating doing severe C++ improvement. If you’ve by no means learn Effective C++ and also you imagine you recognize every thing approximately C++, imagine again.”
Steve Schirripa, software program Engineer, Google

“C++ and the C++ neighborhood have grown up within the final fifteen years, and the 3rd version of Effective C++ displays this. The transparent and specific sort of the ebook is proof of Scott’s deep perception and specific skill to impart knowledge.”
Gerhard Kreuzer, learn and improvement Engineer, Siemens AG

The first variants of Effective C++ have been embraced through millions of programmers all over the world. the reason being transparent: Scott Meyers’ sensible method of C++ describes the foundations of thumb utilized by the specialists — the issues they customarily do or frequently keep away from doing — to supply transparent, right, effective code.

The publication is prepared round fifty five particular directions, each one of which describes how to write higher C++. each one is subsidized by means of concrete examples. For this 3rd version, greater than part the content material is new, together with extra chapters on coping with assets and utilizing templates. themes from the second one version were generally revised to mirror sleek layout issues, together with exceptions, layout styles, and multithreading.

Important beneficial properties of Effective C++ include:

  • Expert information at the layout of powerful sessions, services, templates, and inheritance hierarchies.
  • Applications of recent “TR1” regular library performance, in addition to comparisons to latest average library elements.
  • Insights into modifications among C++ and different languages (e.g., Java, C#, C) that support builders from these languages assimilate “the C++ method” of doing things.

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Instant Spring for Android Starter

By Anthony Dahanne

Leverage Spring for Android to create RESTful and OAuth Android apps

Overview
* examine whatever new instantly! a brief, quickly, concentrated advisor supplying rapid results.
* research what Spring for Android provides to the Android developer toolkit.
* debug your Android verbal exchange layer gazing HTTP requests and responses.
* Use OAuth to authenticate your clients and your app opposed to renowned provider services (Google, fb, Twitter, and so on).

In Detail

The threat to connect with distant internet providers is a key characteristic for many Android apps. leisure (Representational nation move) is the preferred structure to supply internet prone to cellular units and others. OAuth has lately turn into the web's favourite solution to authenticate and authorize clients and apps, due to its potential to re-use renowned internet systems money owed (Google, fb, Twitter). Spring for Android is an extension of the Spring Framework that goals to simplify the advance of local Android applications.

"Instant Spring for Android Starter" is a realistic, hands-on consultant that gives you with a couple of transparent step by step routines, so as to assist you reap the benefits of the abstractions provided by means of Spring for Android with reference to relaxation (RestTemplate) and OAuth (OAuthTemplate). it's going to additionally introduce you to the bases of these architectures and the linked tooling.

This ebook will get you all started utilizing Spring for Android, first letting you know the way to establish your workspace to incorporate these libraries on your initiatives (with the Eclipse IDE and in addition with the preferred construction instrument Maven) after which delivering a few transparent and actual existence examples of RESTful and OAUth subsidized Android applications.

After introducing the know-how, we'll become aware of the various Message Converters supplied (to devour JSON, XML, and Atom net companies) and the most HTTP verbs to have interaction with RESTful webservices: GET, submit, DELETE, and replace. We’ll additionally point out the right way to help HTTP easy Auth, Gzip compression, and at last installed perform the OAuth workflow with a concrete instance hoping on the Google OAuth merchant to authenticate and authorize an app and users.

You will study every thing you must eat RESTful internet providers, authenticate your clients, and have interaction with their social systems profiles out of your Android app.

What you are going to research from this book
* manage your Eclipse workspace to incorporate 3rd social gathering libraries (such as Spring for Android).
* take care of dependencies utilizing the Android Maven Plugin.
* Use m2e and its m2e-android connector to paintings with Maven established Android tasks in Eclipse.
* Create an app connecting to a RESTful internet provider: utilizing JSON, XML, and Atom messages.
* Create an app connecting to a RESTful internet carrier: growing, deleting, updating, and retrieving information to and from this service.
* permit HTTP BasicAuth and Gzip compression on your RESTful patron app.
* Use the 3rd get together library Android Annotations to simplify your RESTful app code.
* Create an app authenticating the Google OAuth merchant and permitting entry to the consumer uncomplicated and Google+ profiles.

Approach

Get to grips with a brand new expertise, comprehend what it truly is and what it may possibly do for you, after which get to paintings with an important gains and projects. this can be a Starter which supplies you an creation to Spring for Android with lots of well-explained functional code examples.

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Designing Interfaces

Despite the entire UI toolkits on hand this present day, it really is nonetheless hard to layout solid program interfaces. This bestselling e-book is among the few trustworthy assets that can assist you navigate during the maze of layout techniques. through shooting UI most sensible practices and reusable principles as layout styles, Designing Interfaces presents options to universal layout difficulties so you might tailor to the placement at hand.

This up-to-date variation comprises styles for cellular apps and social media, in addition to net purposes and computing device software program. every one trend includes full-color examples and functional layout recommendation for you to use instantly. skilled designers can use this advisor as a sourcebook of principles; rookies will discover a roadmap to the area of interface and interplay design.

  • Design enticing and usable interfaces with extra self assurance and not more guesswork
  • Learn layout ideas which are usually misunderstood, reminiscent of affordances, visible hierarchy, navigational distance, and using color
  • Get suggestions for particular UI styles, together with choices and warnings on while to not use them
  • Mix and recombine UI rules as you spot fit
  • Polish the appear and feel of your interfaces with photo layout rules and patterns

"Anyone who is enthusiastic about designing interfaces must have this e-book on their shelf for reference. it is the such a lot finished cross-platform exam of universal interface styles anywhere."--Dan Saffer, writer of Designing Gestural Interfaces (O'Reilly) and Designing for Interaction (New Riders)

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Higher-Order Perl: Transforming Programs with Programs

By Mark Jason Dominus

So much Perl programmers have been initially expert as C and Unix programmers, so the Perl courses that they write endure a powerful resemblance to C courses. despite the fact that, Perl comprises many positive factors that experience their roots in different languages similar to Lisp. those complicated beneficial properties usually are not good understood and are hardly ever utilized by so much Perl programmers, yet they're very robust. they could automate projects in daily programming which are tough to unravel in the other approach. probably the most strong of those concepts is writing capabilities that manufacture or alter different services. for instance, rather than writing ten comparable features, a programmer can write a basic development or framework which can then create the features as wanted in response to the trend. For a number of years Mark Jason Dominus has labored to use useful programming suggestions to Perl. Now Mark brings those versatile programming tools that he has effectively taught in different tutorials and coaching periods to a much wider viewers.

* Introduces robust programming methods—new to such a lot Perl programmers—that have been formerly the area of computing device scientists
* steadily builds up self belief by way of describing innovations of revolutionary sophistication
* indicates how one can enhance daily courses and comprises a variety of attractive code examples to demonstrate the tools

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Essential Matlab for Engineers and Scientists, Fourth Edition

The fundamental consultant to MATLAB as an issue fixing instrument

This textual content provides MATLAB either as a mathematical device and a programming language, giving a concise and simple to grasp advent to its strength and gear. the basics of MATLAB are illustrated all through with many examples from quite a lot of widespread medical and engineering components, in addition to from lifestyle. the recent variation has been up to date to incorporate assurance of Symbolic Math and SIMULINK. It additionally provides new examples and functions, and makes use of the latest free up of Matlab.

· New chapters on Symbolic Math and SIMULINK offer whole assurance of all of the services to be had within the scholar variation of Matlab.
* New: extra routines and examples, together with new examples of beam bending, circulate over an airfoil, and different physics-based problems
* New: A bibliography offers assets for the engineering difficulties and examples mentioned within the textual content
· A bankruptcy on set of rules improvement and software layout
· universal mistakes and pitfalls highlighted
· vast instructor aid on http://textbooks.elsevier.com: suggestions guide, additional difficulties, a number of selection questions, PowerPoint slides
· better half web site for college students offering M-files used in the e-book

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The C Puzzle Book

By Alan R. Feuer

"The C Puzzle booklet" is a superb selection for all programmers who are looking to extend on their easy wisdom of the c program languageperiod. thoroughly compliant with ANSI C, this publication has been designed to assist readers achieve a extra thorough realizing of the C syntax and semantics via fascinating puzzles that problem the readers' talent with the fundamentals.

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HTML5 Programming for ASP.NET Developers (Expert's Voice in .NET)

HTML5 Programming for ASP.NET Developers teaches you to harness the facility and suppleness of HTML5 on your ASP.NET net varieties and ASP.NET MVC functions. targeting the programmable good points of HTML5 that would be most respected to you as an ASP.NET developer, this e-book will take you directly to the center of what you may get out of this new technology.

HTML5 is an rising net regular that has acquired loads of awareness from browser businesses and the developer group, encompassing HTML, JavaScript improvements and CSS3 requirements. yet HTML5 is not just approximately markup. a massive a part of HTML5 is its programmable good points and APIs, which make up the center of this publication.

HTML5 Programming for ASP.NET Developers will make it easier to:

  • Add interactivity and media for your websites utilizing the Canvas and Audio and Video APIs.
  • Make your internet purposes paintings offline, comprehend purchaser aspect garage ideas utilizing net garage, and paintings with neighborhood records utilizing the dossier API.
  • Use the conversation API and internet Sockets for less complicated verbal exchange among server and shopper.

Other issues comprise multithreading with net employees, knowing the recent enter kinds, utilizing Geolocation, and embellishing your internet kinds and perspectives with CSS3. All significant browsers already help HTML5 to various levels and are aggressively operating to supply full-fledged standardized aid. begin utilizing HTML5 on your tasks at the present time, and construct future-ready internet functions that make the most of the interesting positive factors that HTML5 has to supply.

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Perl Best Practices

By Damian Conway

Many programmers code via intuition, counting on handy behavior or a "style" they picked up early on. they don't seem to be aware of all of the offerings they make, like how they structure their resource, the names they use for variables, or the categories of loops they use. they are centred fullyyt on difficulties they are fixing, recommendations they are growing, and algorithms they're enforcing. in order that they write code within the manner that turns out ordinary, that occurs intuitively, and that feels good.

But in case you are occupied with your career, instinct is not sufficient. Perl top Practices writer Damian Conway explains that ideas, conventions, criteria, and practices not just aid programmers converse and coordinate with each other, in addition they offer a competent framework for pondering difficulties, and a typical language for expressing ideas. this is often in particular serious in Perl, as the language is designed to supply many ways to complete an identical job, and therefore it helps many incompatible dialects.

With an exceptional dose of Aussie humor, Dr. Conway (familiar to many within the Perl group) deals 256 guidance at the artwork of coding that can assist you write larger Perl code--in truth, the simplest Perl code you may. the tips conceal code format, naming conventions, collection of info and regulate constructions, application decomposition, interface layout and implementation, modularity, item orientation, mistakes dealing with, trying out, and debugging.

They're designed to interact to supply code that's transparent, powerful, effective, maintainable, and concise, yet Dr. Conway does not faux that this can be the only actual common and unequivocal set of most sensible practices. in its place, Perl most sensible Practices bargains coherent and commonly appropriate feedback in accordance with real-world adventure of the way code is really written, instead of on a persons ivory-tower theories on howsoftware should be created.

Most of all, Perl most sensible Practices deals directions that really paintings, and that many builders worldwide are already utilizing. very like Perl itself, those directions are approximately assisting you to get your activity performed, with out getting into the way.

Praise for Perl most sensible Practices from Perl group members:

"As a supervisor of a giant Perl undertaking, i might make sure that each member of my group has a duplicate of Perl most sensible Practices on their table, and use it because the foundation for an in-house type guide."-- Randal Schwartz

"There are not any extra excuses for writing undesirable Perl courses. All degrees of Perl programmer could be extra efficient after examining this book."-- Peter Scott

"Perl most sensible Practices would be the subsequent gigantic vital e-book within the evolution of Perl. the information and practices Damian lays down can assist deliver Perl out from lower than the embarrassing heading of "scripting languages". many people have identified Perl is a true programming language, precious of the entire initiatives generally delegated to Java and C++. With Perl most sensible Practices, Damian indicates particularly how and why, so every person else can see, too."-- Andy Lester

"Damian's performed what many concept very unlikely: exhibit how one can construct huge, maintainable Perl functions, whereas nonetheless letting Perl be the strong, expressive language that programmers have enjoyed for years."-- invoice Odom

"Finally, a method to deliver lasting order to the method and manufactured from actual Perl improvement teams."-- Andrew Sundstrom

"Perl most sensible Practices offers a invaluable schooling in the way to write strong, maintainable Perl, and is a definitive quotation resource whilst training different programmers."-- Bennett Todd"I've been instructing Perl for years, and locate an analogous query retains being requested: the place am i able to discover a reference for writing reusable, maintainable Perl code? ultimately i've got a good answer."-- Paul Fenwick"At final a good researched, good thought-out, finished advisor to Perl kind. rather than every one people constructing our personal, we will be able to examine sturdy practices from considered one of Perl's so much prolific and skilled authors. i like to recommend this booklet to a person who prefers getting on with the activity instead of going again and solving error brought on by syntax and terrible variety issues."-- Jacinta Richardson"If you care approximately programming in any language learn this e-book. whether you do not intend to persist with the entire practices, pondering via your variety will enhance it."-- Steven Lembark"The Perl community's most sensible writer is again with one other impressive publication. There hasn't ever been a finished reference on top of the range Perl coding and magnificence till Perl most sensible Practices. This publication fills a wide hole in each Perl bookshelf."-- Uri Guttman

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Objects on Rails

By Avdi Grimm

This ebook is geared toward the operating Rails developer who's trying to develop and evolve Rails initiatives whereas conserving them versatile, maintainable, and strong. the focal point is on pragmatic suggestions which tread a "middle way" among the expedience of the Rails "golden path", and inflexible OO purity.

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Programming Clojure

By Stuart Halloway, Aaron Bedra

If you must stay alongside of the numerous adjustments during this vital language, you would like the second one variation of Programming Clojure. Stu and Aaron describe the transformations to the numerics approach in Clojure 1.3, clarify new Clojure suggestions resembling Protocols and Datatypes, and train you the way to imagine in Clojure.

Programming Clojure, 2d Edition is an important replace to the vintage ebook at the Clojure language. you will get thorough assurance of all of the new good points of Clojure 1.3, and revel in reorganized and rewritten chapters that replicate the importance of latest Clojure suggestions. Many code examples were rewritten or changed, and each web page has been reevaluated within the gentle of Clojure 1.3.

As Aaron and Stu help you construct an program from scratch, you will get a wealthy view right into a entire Clojure workflow. and you will get a useful schooling in pondering in Clojure as you're employed out suggestions to many of the components of a problem.

Clojure is changing into the language of selection for individuals who are relocating to useful programming or facing the demanding situations of concurrency. Clojure offers:

The simplicity of an elegantly designed language

the facility of Lisp

The virtues of concurrency and sensible style

The achieve of the JVM

the rate of hand-written Java code

It's the combo of those positive aspects that makes Clojure sparkle. Programming Clojure, 2d Edition indicates you the way to imagine in Clojure, and to exploit those mixed strengths to construct strong courses quickly.

What You Need:

Oracle JDK 6

A textual content editor

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