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The UX Five-Second Rules

The UX Five-Second Rules

By: Paul Doncaster

Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann

Publication Date: 21-MAR-2014

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The five-second test is one of the most convenient rapid UX testing methods available, although its value can be compromised by ignoring the restrictions of the method. The Five-Second Rules uses detailed examples from a collection of more than 300 tests to describe the strengths and weaknesses of this rapid testing method. Readers will learn about the "five-second rules" for getting useful data, and will explore what types of design issues can be resolved by using the method. A five-second test (also known as "timeout test" and "exposure test") involves displaying a visual or...

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Joomla 3 Explained: Your Step-By-Step Guide

Joomla 3 Explained: Your Step-By-Step Guide

By: Stephen Burge

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 31-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 06-MAY-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. Master Joomla! Hands-On, Step-by-Step, Using Easy, Practical Examples Today, millions of websites rely on Joomla!–from personal sites to those of huge organizations like General Electric, Porsche, and the United Nations. Now, using Joomla! 3, you too can create websites that are mobile-ready, responsive, flexible, powerful, and secure–even if you’re an absolute beginner. In Joomla!® 3 Explained, top Joomla! trainer Stephen Burge teaches you everything you need to know. Burge has taught thousands of Joomla! newcomers and thousands more...

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Eye Tracking in User Experience Design

Eye Tracking in User Experience Design

By: Jennifer Romano Bergstrom; Andrew Schall

Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann

Publication Date: 12-MAR-2014

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Eye Tracking for User Experience Design explores the many applications of eye tracking to better understand how users view and interact with technology. Ten leading experts in eye tracking discuss how they have taken advantage of this new technology to understand, design, and evaluate user experience. Real-world stories are included from these experts who have used eye tracking during the design and development of products ranging from information websites to immersive games. They also explore recent advances in the technology which tracks how users interact with mobile devices,...

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RabbitMQ Essentials

RabbitMQ Essentials

By: David Dossot

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-APR-2014

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Hop straight into developing your own messaging applications by learning how to utilize RabbitMQ Refresh your knowledge of the basics of message-orientated architecture and witness how powerful RabbitMQ can be when building your messaging applications Discover the strategies behind increasing the scalability and fault tolerance of your applications Gain a deep and practical understanding of RabbitMQ through the journey of Clever Coney Media, a fictitious company with real-world problems In Detail RabbitMQ is above all other forms of message queuing software thanks to its...

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Mastering Grunt

Mastering Grunt

By: Daniel Li

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-APR-2014

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Master this powerful build automation tool to streamline your application development Master the development of your web applications by combining Grunt with an army of other useful tools Learn about the key tasks behind devops integration and automation so you can utilize Grunt in a team-working environment Accelerate your web development abilities by employing best practices, including SEO, page speed optimization, and responsive design In Detail Grunt.js continues to excel as the build automation tool of choice. Along with its support for many third-party...

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Creating Flat Design Websites

Creating Flat Design Websites

By: Antonio Pratas

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-APR-2014

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Design and develop your own flat design websites in HTML Learn what flat design is and how you can create your own flat design projects Discover how to create flat designs without losing any functionality or ease of use Learn how to develop your HTML website using frameworks to save time Utilize Designmodo’s Flat UI kit and create one of your own In Detail Flat design is a simple yet visually appealing and increasingly popular style, particularly good for people just starting to develop their own websites. This book helps you to create a simple and good looking...

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User Interface Inspection Methods

User Interface Inspection Methods

By: Chauncey Wilson

Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann

Publication Date: 15-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 27-APR-2014

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User Interface Inspection Methods succinctly covers five inspection methods: heuristic evaluation, perspective-based user interface inspection, cognitive walkthrough, pluralistic walkthrough, and formal usability inspections. Heuristic evaluation is perhaps the best-known inspection method, requiring a group of evaluators to review a product against a set of general principles. The perspective-based user interface inspection is based on the principle that different perspectives will find different problems in a user interface. In the related persona-based inspection, colleagues...

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Less Web Development Essentials

Less Web Development Essentials

By: Bass Jobsen

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-APR-2014

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Use CSS preprocessing to streamline the development and maintenance of your web applications Produce clear, concise, and well-constructed code that compiles into standard compliant CSS Explore the core attributes of Less and learn how to integrate them into your site Optimize Twitter's Bootstrap to efficiently develop web apps and sites In Detail Less is a CSS preprocessor that essentially improves the functionality of simple CSS with the addition of several features. The book begins by teaching you how Less facilitates the process of web development. You will quickly...

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Elasticsearch Server Second Edition

Elasticsearch Server Second Edition

By: Rafał Kuć; Marek Rogoziński

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-APR-2014

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A practical guide to building fast, scalable, and flexible search solutions with clear and easy-to-understand examples Learn about the fascinating functionalities of ElasticSearch like data indexing, data analysis, and dynamic mapping Fine-tune ElasticSearch and understand its metrics using its API and available tools, and see how it behaves in complex searches A hands-on tutorial that walks you through all the features of ElasticSearch in an easy-to-understand way, with examples that will help you become an expert in no time In Detail This book begins by introducing the...

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Implementing NetScaler VPX™

Implementing NetScaler VPX™

By: Marius Sandbu

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-APR-2014

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Leverage the features of NetScaler VPX™ to optimize and deploy responsive web services and applications on multiple virtualization platforms Learn how to design, set up, and deploy Netscaler VPX in a virtual environment to make all your Web applications faster and secure Harness the power and efficiencies of off-the-shelf hardware and their virtualized, dynamic datacenters Step-by-step instructions showing you how to implement different features using sample scenarios and real-world examples In Detail With a larger demand for responsive websites and availability of...

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Visual Usability

Visual Usability

By: Tania Schlatter; Deborah Levinson

Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann

Publication Date: 21-MAR-2013

Insert Date: 26-APR-2014

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Imagine how much easier creating web and mobile applications would be if you had a practical and concise, hands-on guide to visual design. Visual Usability gets into the nitty-gritty of applying visual design principles to complex application design. You’ll learn how to avoid common mistakes, make informed decisions about application design, and elevate the ordinary. We’ll review three key principles that affect application design – consistency, hierarchy, and personality – and illustrate how to apply tools like typography, color, and layout to digital application design. Whether...

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SignalR Real-time Application Cookbook

SignalR Real-time Application Cookbook

By: Roberto Vespa

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 23-APR-2014

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Use SignalR to create real-time, bidirectional, and asynchronous applications based on standard web technologies Build high performance real-time web applications Broadcast messages from the server to many clients simultaneously Implement complex and reactive architectures In Detail SignalR is a recent addition to ASP.NET, which allows you to add real-time functionalities to your applications. SignalR enables bidirectional communication between client and server over HTTP, transparently, and ensures you're always provided with the experience of a persistent...

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HTML5 kurz & gut, 5th Edition

HTML5 kurz & gut, 5th Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 22-APR-2014

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Diese Kurzreferenz ist der optimale Begleiter für alle Web- und App-Entwickler, die Wert legen auf zeitgemäßes, standardkonformes Webdesign. Dieser Klassiker des O'Reilly-Programms wurde für die vorliegende 5. Auflage komplett überarbeitet und auf HTML5 umgestellt. Das Buch ist zum Nachschlagen bestens geeignet und bietet einen gut strukturierten Überblick über alle HTML-Elemente und ihre Attribute....

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Mastering XPages: A Step-by-Step Guide to XPages Application Development and the XSP Language, Second Edition

Mastering XPages: A Step-by-Step Guide to XPages Application Development and the XSP Language, Second Edition

By: Martin Donnelly; Mark Wallace; Tony McGuckin

Publisher: IBM Press

Publication Date: 21-APR-2014

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IBM's Best-Selling Guide to XPages Development–Now Updated and Expanded for Lotus Notes/Domino 9.0.1 XPages instantly revolutionized Notes/Domino application development, and the newest versions deliver unprecedented performance and flexibility. Now, the popular insider's guide to XPages development has been updated and expanded to reflect all these improvements, through IBM Notes/Domino 9.0.1 and beyond. Three key members of the IBM XPages team have brought together comprehensive knowledge for delivering outstanding solutions. They have added several hundred pages of new content,...

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Joomla!® 3 Boot Camp: 30-Minute Lessons to Joomla!® 3 Mastery

Joomla!® 3 Boot Camp: 30-Minute Lessons to Joomla!® 3 Mastery

By: Robin D. Turner; Herb Boeckenhaupt

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 16-APR-2014

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Joomla!, the award-winning, free, open-source software that lets users build websites and powerful online applications, is the most popular website software available, used by many of the world's top companies. JOOMLA! 3 BOOT CAMP: 30-MINUTE LESSONS TO JOOMLA! 3 MASTERY takes a unique approach to helping you master Joomla! 3. Following a comprehensive introduction to the newly revamped Joomla! platform, the authors present an extensive series of "How do I...?" solutions for installing and managing a Joomla! 3 website. You simply look up the tasks you wish to perform and learn how to insert...

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Building Web Apps with WordPress

Building Web Apps with WordPress

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 25-APR-2014

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WordPress is much more than a blogging platform. As this practical guide clearly demonstrates, you can use WordPress to build web apps of any type—not mere content sites, but full-blown apps for specific tasks. If you have PHP experience with a smattering of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, you’ll learn how to use WordPress plugins and themes to develop fast, scalable, and secure web apps, native mobile apps, web services, and even a network of multiple WordPress sites....

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Handbook of Research on Web 2.0, 3.0, and X.0

Handbook of Research on Web 2.0, 3.0, and X.0

By: San Murugesan

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 30-NOV-2009

Insert Date: 05-APR-2014

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As the Web continues to evolve, advances in Web technology forge many new applications that were not previously feasible, resulting in new usage paradigms in business, social interaction, governance, and education. The Handbook of Research on Web 2.0, 3.0, and X.0: Technologies, Business, and Social Applications is a comprehensive reference source on next-generation Web technologies and their applications. This in-depth two volume collection covers the latest aspects and applications of Web technologies including the introduction of virtual reality commerce systems, the importance of social...

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Architecting the Cloud: Design Decisions for Cloud Computing Service Models (SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS)

Architecting the Cloud: Design Decisions for Cloud Computing Service Models (SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS)

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 28-JAN-2014

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An expert guide to selecting the right cloud service model for your business Cloud computing is all the rage, allowing for the delivery of computing and storage capacity to a diverse community of end-recipients. However, before you can decide on a cloud model, you need to determine what the ideal cloud service model is for your business. Helping you cut through all the haze, Architecting the Cloud is vendor neutral and guides you in making one of the most critical technology decisions that you will face: selecting the right cloud service model(s) based on a combination of both business...

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Electronic Payment Systems for Competitive Advantage in E-Commerce

Electronic Payment Systems for Competitive Advantage in E-Commerce

By: Francisco Liébana-Cabanillas; Francisco Muñoz-Leiva; Juan Sánchez-Fernández; Myriam Martínez-Fiestas

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 28-FEB-2014

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Recent innovations in the field of information technology and communications are radically changing the way international organizations conduct business. In this competitive environment, having the necessary tools to streamline business transactions and secure digital payments is crucial to business success. Electronic Payment Systems for Competitive Advantage in E-Commerce provides relevant theoretical frameworks and the latest empirical findings on electronic payment systems in the digital marketplace. Focusing on the importance of e-commerce in business development, including the...

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Design Elements, 2nd Edition

Design Elements, 2nd Edition

By: Timothy Samara

Publisher: Rockport Publishers

Publication Date: 01-APR-2014

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This updated version of Rockport’s bestselling Design Elements offers expanded and updated content in a new, cleaner format for easier navigation. Author Timothy Samara has added more than 50 new diagrams and more than 100 new images of real-world projects with an increased emphasis on web and environmental design projects. The 20 Rules for Good Design has been revisited and expanded to 25 Rules. The book covers all the design fundamentals from working with grids, color application, typography, imagery and how to put it all together. ...