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Learn Cocoa on the Mac

By Jack Nutting, Peter Clark

The Cocoa frameworks are the most robust for developing local OS X apps on hand this day. besides the fact that, for a first-time Mac developer, simply firing up Xcode four and commencing to browse the documentation could be a daunting and challenging activity. The Objective-C classification reference documentation on my own might fill millions of published pages, let alone the entire different tutorials and publications integrated with Xcode. the place do you begin? Which periods are you going to wish to exploit? How do you utilize Xcode and the remainder of the instruments?

Learn Cocoa for the Mac, moment version, completely revised for OS X Mountain Lion and XCode 4, solutions those questions and extra, supporting you discover your method throughout the jungle of sessions, instruments, and new recommendations so you might start at the subsequent nice OS X app at the present time. Jack Nutting and Peter Clark are your courses via this wooded area; Jack and Peter have lived the following for years, and should express you which of them boulder to push, which vine to cut, and which circulation to drift throughout with a purpose to make it via. you'll examine not just find out how to use the parts of this wealthy framework, but additionally which ones healthy jointly, and why.

Jack Nutting’s technique, combining pragmatic problem-solving with a deep recognize for the underlying layout philosophies contained inside of Cocoa, stems from years of expertise utilizing those frameworks. Peter Clark will express you which ones components of your app require you to leap in and code an answer, and which components are most sensible served through letting Cocoa take you the place it wishes you to move. the trail over what feels like a mountain of elements and APIs hasn't ever been extra completely ready to your travels. In every one bankruptcy, you’ll construct an app that explores a number of components of the Cocoa panorama. With Jack’s and Peter's suggestions, the steep studying curve turns into a gratifying event. there's nonetheless a lot paintings for the uninitiated, yet by the point you’re performed, you may be good in your approach to changing into a Cocoa master.

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From Idea to App: Creating iOS UI, animations, and gestures (Voices That Matter)

By Shawn Welch

There's “an app for that,” yet each app starts off as an concept. rules can come from anyone—designers or builders, advertising managers or CEOs—and this booklet is ready bringing these principles to existence.

iOS is a impressive platform, either from a know-how viewpoint and as a natural enterprise chance. With over 10 billion apps downloaded during the iTunes App shop, and over 50 million new iOS units anticipated to send in 2011, no different platform places tremendous enterprise and person builders on a degree taking part in box like iOS does. remember the fact that, when you have an concept for an app, now's the time to make it happen.

Whether you’re a dressmaker or a developer, this booklet may also help you:

  • Create uncomplicated person interface elements
  • Understand navigation metaphors and practices
  • Design for a number of devices
  • Customize method UI elements
  • Incorporate system-provided and customized animations
  • Use contact- and motion-based gestures
  • Create UIViews and UIViewControllers utilizing center Graphics
  • Avoid rejection through the iTunes App shop


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Guide to Programming and Algorithms Using R

This easy-to-follow textbook presents a student-friendly advent to programming and algorithms. Emphasis is put on the edge techniques that current obstacles to studying, together with the questions that scholars are frequently too embarrassed to invite. The publication promotes an lively studying sort during which a deeper knowing is received from comparing, wondering, and discussing the fabric, and practised in hands-on workouts. even supposing R is used because the language of selection for all courses, strict assumptions are refrained from within the motives to ensure that those to stay acceptable to different programming languages. positive aspects: offers workouts on the finish of every bankruptcy; comprises 3 mini initiatives within the ultimate bankruptcy; offers an inventory of titles for additional interpreting on the finish of the e-book; discusses the main points of loops, recursions, software and set of rules potency and accuracy, sorting, linear structures of equations, and dossier processing; calls for no earlier history wisdom during this quarter.

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C++ from the Ground Up, Third Edition

By Herbert Schildt

This glorious primer offers a plethora of C++ programming details for commencing to intermediate clients on subject matters like periods, items, expressions, arrays, tips. Plus, it additionally covers complex issues like inheritance, namespaces, STL, customized string type, and the traditional C++ classification Library. For clients of all degrees, this advisor teaches with examples of resource code and an intensive demonstrate of the consequences.

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Programming Windows®, Fifth Edition (Developer Reference)

By Charles Petzold

“Look it up in Petzold” continues to be the decisive final be aware in answering questions on home windows improvement. And in PROGRAMMING home windows, 5th variation, the esteemed home windows Pioneer Award winner revises his vintage textual content with authoritative assurance of the newest models of the home windows working system—once back drilling right down to the fundamental API center of Win32 programming. subject matters include:

  • The basics—input, output, conversation boxes
  • An advent to Unicode
  • Graphics—drawing, textual content and fonts, bitmaps and metafiles
  • The kernel and the printer
  • Sound and music
  • Dynamic-link libraries
  • Multitasking and multithreading
  • The Multiple-Document Interface
  • Programming for the web and intranets

Packed as continually with definitive examples, this most modern Petzold provides the final word sourcebook and instructional for home windows programmers in any respect degrees operating with Microsoft home windows ninety five, home windows ninety eight, or Microsoft home windows NT. No aspiring or skilled developer can come up with the money for to be with out it.

An digital model of this e-book is accessible at the better half CD.

For consumers who buy an booklet model of this identify, directions for downloading the CD documents are available within the ebook.

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Getting Started with Processing: A Hands-On Introduction to Making Interactive Graphics

By Casey Reas, Ben Fry

Processing spread out the area of programming to artists, designers, educators, and rookies. This brief publication lightly introduces the middle recommendations of computing device programming and dealing with Processing. Written by way of the co-founders of the Processing undertaking, Reas and Fry, Getting began with Processing exhibits you ways effortless it's to make software program and structures with interactive pictures. in case you are an artist trying to enhance interactive portraits courses or a programmer in your approach to turning into an artist, this publication will take you the place you must pass. up-to-date with new fabric on images manipulation, info, and for the most recent model of Processing.

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Essential C++ for Engineers and Scientists (2nd Edition)

By Jeri R. Hanly

crucial C++ for Engineers and Scientists zeros in at the key parts of excellent programming and C++, utilizing a mess of attention-grabbing and applicable engineering and medical examples. This ebook covers the positive aspects of C++ wanted for writing engineering courses, together with many gains of object-oriented programming. Early on, the e-book makes a few simplifying assumptions that permit using C++ themes with no long rationalization, after which later discusses the intricacies of the beneficial properties. Readers will come away with the boldness had to resolve issues of C++. This ebook covers the basic good points of C++, together with regulate buildings, one-dimensional and multidimensional arrays, and dossier manipulation. It comprises over eighty engineering and medical examples and programming initiatives drawn from fascinating components equivalent to sunlight heating, environmentally sound strength construction, water conservation, computerized production, and pipeline and tool grid modeling. the recent version comprises fabric on member operators and extra assurance of member features, in addition to extended insurance of documents. new case experiences show complete set of rules improvement. All code has been up to date to conform with ANSI C++ ordinary. An appendix on C is additionally integrated for readers who are looking to use this language. This e-book is mainly applicable for engineers (but additionally for scientists, mathematicians, etc.) without past programming adventure trying to find an creation to C++, targeting the good points of the language that may be utilized to their undefined.

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Programmer en langage C++

By Claude Delannoy

Acquérir une parfaite maîtrise du C++ et de l. a. programmation objet

"Programmer en langage C++" s'est imposé au fil de ses sept éditions successives comme l. a. référence en langue française sur le C++. Il s'adresse aussi bien aux étudiants en programmation qu'aux développeurs professionnels souhaitant se former à ce langage ou en approfondir los angeles maîtrise.

Après une présentation détaillée de los angeles syntaxe de base du langage (types de données, opérateurs, directions de contrôle, fonctions, tableaux, pointeurs...), l'auteur insiste tout particulièrement sur los angeles bonne compréhension des innovations objet et sur l'acquisition de méthodes de programmation rigoureuses.

L'ouvrage couvre tous les facets du langage et de sa bibliothèque ordinary (STL ou normal Template Library), et traite en profondeur des issues les plus délicats auxquels est confronté un programmeur C++ lors de los angeles création de ses propres periods et de los angeles notion d'applications professionnelles.

Cette 8e édition inclut un nouveau chapitre d'introduction aux layout styles en C++, ainsi qu'une annexe sur les extensions apportées par los angeles nouvelle model de los angeles norme ISO, publiée en 2011 et connue sous le nom C++11.

Chaque idea nouvelle et chaque fonction du langage est illustrée de programmes complets dont le code resource est fourni sur le website Tout au lengthy de l'ouvrage, des notes soulignent les différences majeures entre le C++ et Java, de manière à établir des passerelles entre les deux langages.

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Understanding and Using Linear Programming (Universitext)

The publication is an introductory textbook often for college students of machine technological know-how and arithmetic. Our guiding word is "what each theoretical machine scientist may still find out about linear programming". a huge concentration is on functions of linear programming, either in perform and in thought. The ebook is concise, yet whilst, the most effects are coated with whole proofs and in adequate aspect, prepared for presentation in school. The e-book doesn't require extra necessities than simple linear algebra, that's summarized in an appendix. certainly one of its major pursuits is to assist the reader to work out linear programming "behind the scenes".

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Elementary Mechanics Using Python: A Modern Course Combining Analytical and Numerical Techniques (Undergraduate Lecture Notes in Physics)

This booklet – in particular built as a unique textbook on uncomplicated classical mechanics – exhibits how analytical and numerical equipment should be seamlessly built-in to unravel physics difficulties. This strategy permits scholars to unravel extra complex and utilized difficulties at an previous level and equips them to accommodate real-world examples well past the common exact circumstances handled in regular textbooks.

Another good thing about this procedure is that scholars are introduced toward the way in which physics is really came across and utilized, as they're brought correct from the beginning to a extra exploratory approach of knowing phenomena and of constructing their actual concepts.

While no longer a demand, it's constructive for the reader to have a few earlier wisdom of clinical programming with a scripting-type language. This version of the e-book makes use of Python, and a bankruptcy dedicated to the fundamentals of medical programming with Python is integrated. A parallel variation utilizing Matlab rather than Python can also be available.

Last yet now not least, every one bankruptcy is followed through an in depth set of course-tested workouts and solutions.

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