The Alpha Book Program

Want to get an early look at our titles? Try an Alpha Book! An Alpha Book is a pre-release, still-in-development version of an Apress title. When you purchase an Alpha Book, you get the opportunity to review its content as it advances through the production process. Alpha Book files are updated on a regular basis in your account as new material is completed, all the way through final publication. Following is our current roster of Alpha Books:

Grid or a List

Set Descending Direction

Books 49-57 of 57

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  • Pro Bash Programming

    Pro Bash Programming

    Mark McDonnell

    Pro Bash Programming teaches you how to effectively utilize the Bash shell in your programming. The Bash shell is a complete programming language, not merely a glue to combine external Linux commands. By taking full advantage of Shell internals, Shell programs can perform as snappily as utilities written in C or other compiled languages. And you will see how, without assuming Unix lore, you can write professional Bash 4.3 programs through standard programming techniques.
  • Learn Unity for Windows Phone Game Development

    Learn Unity for Windows Phone Game Development

    Sue Blackman, Adam Tuliper

    Whether you are new to Unity or you're a Unity dev ready to deploy to Windows Phone, Learn Unity for Windows Phone Game Development will help you on your way. While Unity's aim, "author once, deploy anywhere," has become the goal for many budding game developers, there are a multitude of design decisions involved in making it a reality.
  • Beginning Blender

    Beginning Blender

    Lance Flavell

    Blender opens the door to the new world of 3D design and animation without the hefty price tag of other commercial tools. Beginning Blender, Second Edition starts out new designers on the path from basic modeling to games physics and covers all the latest new Blender features.

Grid or a List

Set Descending Direction

Books 49-57 of 57

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5