Java 7 Programming for Absolute Beginners introduces the new core, open-source Java Development Kit. Its focus is on practical knowledge and completenessit provides all the bits and pieces an utter novice needs to get started programming in Java.
This book will show you what the JavaFX platform can really do for Java desktop and mobile front ends. It presents a number of excellent visual effects and techniques that will make any JavaFX application stand outwhether it's animation, multimedia, or a game.
This comprehensive resource is aimed toward developers wishing to make quick inroads into developing native applications for the Linux platform. Author Jon Shemitz covers a wide-ranging selection of topics relevant to novices and experts alike.
The job of Linux systems administrator is interrupt-driven and requires constant learning in byte-wise chunks. This book gives solutions to modern problemseven some you might not have heard ofsuch as scripting LDAP, making Mac clients play nice with Linux servers, and backup, security, and recovery scripts.
NetBeans Ruby and Rails IDE with JRuby, an officially endorsed NetBeans project book, is for Ruby and Rails programmers who want to take advantage of the NetBeans IDE to facilitate their Ruby and/or Rails web application development.
Objective-C Recipes provides a problem solution approach for dealing with key aspects of Objective-C programming, ensuring you have the indispensable reference you need to successfully execute common programming tasks.
Are you enamored with instant messaging? Would you like to learn how to create your own messaging application? This book shows you how, by dissecting Gaimthe world's most popular open-source instant messaging application. You'll learn how to make the most of the popular GTK+ graphical user interface toolkit.
Perl 6 generalizes the language, making it more extensible, eliminating longstanding pitfalls, and adding new concepts. Thanks to some clever people and impressive efforts, many of these features work in Perl 5, so you can start using them now in production-level code.
This practical design and management book is devoted to examining object-oriented programming in PHP 5, the latest and most powerful version of PHP. Using a wide variety of pattern examples, this insightful text explores the principles underlying design patterns, focusing largely on those patterns collected by the "Gang of Four."
PHP 5 Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach supplies you with complete code for all of the common coding problems you are likely to face when using PHP in your day-to-day work. This invaluable guide includes over 200 recipes and covers numerous topics.
Get started in web development using PHP. Even if you've never programmed before, author Jason Lengstorf introduces you to PHP by building a PHP-based blogging site while covering all the good coding practices and skills that you'll need when you start your own projects.