Practical OCaml is the first book to cover OCaml, a fast and efficient language with speed similar to that of C/C++. This book teaches OCaml in a straightforward and practical manner, and by the end, you'll be prepared to create your own applications with OCaml.
Practical Mono offers a detailed portrait of Mono and its many facets. You'll learn about building GUI-based applications with Gtk#, database interaction with ADO.NET, and powerful applications with XML and web services. This book even includes a primer on C#, so all levels of .NET programmers will benefit from this book.
Build a Django content management system, blog, and social networking site with James Bennett as he introduces the popular Django framework. You'll work through the development of each project, implementing and running the applications while learning new features along the way.
Almost every Arduino hacker or maker attempts progressively more complex projects. Catering to this curiosity and yen for advancement with Practical Arduino Engineering, Harold Timmis explains and helps to implement sound engineering principles, making them accessible to those who would prefer to build things rather than attend college.
Create your own Arduino-based designs, gain in-depth knowledge of the architecture of Arduino, and learn the user-friendly Arduino language. Get hands-on experience using a variety of projects and recipes, from home automation to test equipment.
Practical Android Projects first provides you with a brief introduction to the Android SDK 3, and then dives right into building step by step some cool-looking and fun apps that put Android's amazing capabilities to work.
Practical Android 4 Games Development continues your journeyto becoming a hands-on Android game apps developer. This title guides you through the process of designing and developing games that work on both smartphones and tablets.