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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Learn Unity Programming with UnityScript is your step-by-step guide to learning to make your first Unity games using UnityScript. You will move from point-and-click components to fully customized features.
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.
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.
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.