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:
Pro Android Wearables
Pro Android Wearables is a book detailing how to design Android apps specifically targeting new and unique Android device types such as wearables - like Google Glass and smartwatches - smart TVs, game consoles, and other Android based appliances.
More iPhone Development with Objective-C
David Mark, Jayant Varma, Jeff LaMarche, Alex Horovitz, Kevin Kim
The update to the bestselling More iPhone Development by Kim Topley, Dave Mark and Jeff LaMarche, More iPhone Development with Objective-C digs deep into Apple’s latest iOS SDK, explaining complex concepts and techniques in the same friendly, easy-to-follow style you’ve come to expect.
Pro XAML with C#
Lori Lalonde, Buddy James
Microsoft’s XAML markup language makes it easy to build multilayered applications with reusable components. Pro XAML with C# shows you how to design and build an enterprise application with a single business layer, data access layer, and a shared XAML core, and how to access it from any of Microsoft’s XAML-based UIs, whether WPF, WinRT or Windows Phone, or any combination of the three.
Beginning App Development with Parse and Phonegap
Stephan Alber, Wilkins Fernandez