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:
Modern X86 Assembly Language Programming
Modern X86 Assembly Language Programming shows the fundamentals of x86 assembly language programming. It focuses on the aspects of the x86 instruction set that are most relevant to application software development. The book's structure and sample code are designed to help the reader quickly understand x86 assembly language programming and the computational capabilities of the x86 platform.
J. Burton Browning, Marty Alchin
You've learned the basics of Python, but how do you take your skills to the next stage? Pro Python, Second Edition explores concepts and features normally left to experimentation, allowing you to be even more productive and creative.
Embedded Firmware Solutions
Embedded Firmware Solutions is the perfect introduction and daily-use
field guide--for the thousands of firmware designers, hardware
engineers, architects, managers, and developers--to Intel’s new firmware direction (including Quark coverage),
showing how to integrate Intel® Architecture designs into their plans.
Pro Oracle Application Express Themes
Pro CSS3 Layout Techniques
Pro CSS3 Layout Techniques demonstrates the latest techniques for website and app layout, using CSS3 to create responsive, accessible and sophisticated designs that weren't possible with CSS2.1. This book is a must-read reference guide for every designer who uses CSS to craft websites.
Joseph Ottinger , Srinivas Guruzu, Gary Mak
Hibernate Recipes is your pragmatic day-to-day reference and guide for doing all things involving the latest Hibernate 4. The book utilizes a problem solution format for fast look-up of problems you are likely to encounter. There are many books focused on learning Hibernate, but this book takes you further and shows how you can apply it practically in your daily work.