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Sams Teach Yourself Objective-C in 24 Hours, Second Edition

Sams Teach Yourself Objective-C in 24 Hours, Second Edition

By: Jesse Feiler

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 09-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 13-MAR-2014

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Full-color figures and code appear as they do in Xcode 5. In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, you can master the Objective-C language and start using it to write powerful native applications for even the newest Macs and iOS devices! Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll get comfortable with Objective-C’s unique capabilities and Apple’s Xcode 5 development environment…make the most of Objective-C objects and messaging…work effectively with design patterns, collections, blocks, Foundation Classes, threading, Git…and a whole lot more. Every lesson builds on what...

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Scratch 2.0 Sams Teach Yourself in 24 Hours

Scratch 2.0 Sams Teach Yourself in 24 Hours

By: Timothy Warner

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 07-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 11-MAR-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. Created at the legendary MIT Media Lab, Scratch is the easy, highly visual, open source programming environment that's taking the world by storm. Sams Teach Yourself Scratch 2.0 in 24 Hours guides you through every step of learning to program with the brand-new version of Scratch, whether you're young or old, experienced or absolutely new to programming. This guide teaches simply and clearly, through 24 concise, hands-on lessons focused on knowledge you can apply immediately. Each lesson builds on what's come before, showing exactly how...

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iOS 7 Application Development in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself, Fifth Edition

iOS 7 Application Development in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself, Fifth Edition

By: John Ray

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 14-JAN-2014

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Figures and code appear as they do in Xcode 5.x Covers iOS 7, Xcode 5.x, iPhone, iPad, and More! Additional files and updates available online In just 24 sessions of one hour each, learn how to build powerful applications for today’s hottest handheld devices: the iPhone and iPad! Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll master every skill and technology you need, from setting up your iOS development environment to building great user interfaces, sensing motion to writing multitasking applications. Each lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a...

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Microsoft® SQL Server 2012 Unleashed

Microsoft® SQL Server 2012 Unleashed

By: Ray Rankins; Paul T. Bertucci; Chris Gallelli; Alex T. Silverstein

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 03-DEC-2013

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Buy the print version of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Unleashed and get the eBook version for free! See inside the book for access code and details. With up-to-the-minute content, this is the industry’s most complete, useful guide to SQL Server 2012. You’ll find start-to-finish coverage of SQL Server’s core database server and management capabilities: all the real-world information, tips, guidelines, and samples you’ll need to create and manage complex database solutions. The additional online chapters add extensive coverage of SQL Server Integration Services, Reporting Services,...

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Windows® 8.1 Apps with HTML5 and JavaScript Unleashed

Windows® 8.1 Apps with HTML5 and JavaScript Unleashed

By: Stephen Walther

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 26-DEC-2013

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Take advantage of your existing JavaScript and HTML skills to build apps for Windows 8.1 and add them to the Windows Store. It’s a remarkable opportunity—and best-selling Microsoft web development author Stephen Walther will show you how to take full advantage of it. Offering the same deep insight and practical code that has made his ASP.NET Unleashed the #1 ASP.NET book of all time, Walther covers everything you need to build outstanding Windows Store apps with JavaScript and HTML5. He guides you through using Microsoft’s WinJS 2.0 library to develop apps for Windows 8.1—you learn how to...

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jQuery and JavaScript in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself

jQuery and JavaScript in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself

By: Brad Dayley

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 27-DEC-2013

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Learn jQuery and JavaScript in 24 one-hour lessons Sams Teach Yourself jQuery and JavaScript in 24 Hours helps you build dynamic single-page web apps that deliver the rich experiences your users want. This book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach shows you how to create effects, animations, lists, complex forms, and more. In just a few hours, you’ll be building great user interfaces for any device, even the newest smartphones and tablets. Every lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success. Step-by-step instructions...

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Windows 8.1 Apps with XAML and C# Unleashed

Windows 8.1 Apps with XAML and C# Unleashed

By: Adam Nathan

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 15-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 11-DEC-2013

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Full color: Learn how to build great Windows Store apps! Figures and code appear as they do in Visual Studio. Windows 8.1 enables you to build stunning applications that integrate with each other, Web services, and Windows itself. You can sell them in the Windows Store, with more options than ever before, for tablets such as Surface, laptops, and traditional desktop PCs! World-renowned Microsoft programming guru Adam Nathan shows you exactly how to write first-class apps for this significant update to Windows. Don’t let the minor name change fool you--Windows 8.1 contains an incredible...

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Beginning Programming in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself, Third Edition

Beginning Programming in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself, Third Edition

By: Greg Perry; Dean Miller

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 09-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 04-DEC-2013

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If you want to learn computer programming but don’t know which language to start with, this is the book for you! In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, any beginner can get a solid introduction to the basics of computer programming and learn to write simple programs for any platform—Windows, Mac, and mobile. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson in this carefully crafted tutorial builds upon the previous one, allowing you to learn all the essentials of programming from the ground up. Once you’ve mastered these fundamentals, the book introduces you to several of the...

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Ubuntu Unleashed 2014 Edition: Covering 13.10 and 14.04,Ninth Edition

Ubuntu Unleashed 2014 Edition: Covering 13.10 and 14.04,Ninth Edition

By: Matthew Helmke; Andrew Hudson; Paul Hudson

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 15-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 03-DEC-2013

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The Publisher regrets that the CD/DVD content for this title cannot be made available Online. Ubuntu Unleashed 2014 Edition is filled with unique and advanced information for everyone who wants to make the most of the Linux-based Ubuntu operating system. This new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated by a long-time Ubuntu community leader to reflect the exciting new Ubuntu 13.10 and the forthcoming Ubuntu 14.04. Former Ubuntu Forum administrator Matthew Helmke covers all you need to know about Ubuntu 13.10/14.04 installation, configuration, productivity, multimedia,...

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HTML and CSS in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself (Updated for HTML5 and CSS3), Ninth Edition

HTML and CSS in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself (Updated for HTML5 and CSS3), Ninth Edition

By: Julie C. Meloni

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 27-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 30-NOV-2013

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Learn HTML5 and CSS3 in 24 one-hour lessons! Sams Teach Yourself HTML and CSS in 24 Hours is a well-organized, clearly written, and generously illustrated tutorial that teaches beginners how to quickly create great-looking web pages using HTML5 and CSS3. With a practical, jargon-free focus on quickly getting web pages created and published to the web, the book's 24 one-hour lessons carefully guide the reader through each step involved in creating, enhancing, and maintaining web sites of all types and sizes. The ninth edition of Sams Teach Yourself HTML and CSS in 24 Hours...

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Python Programming for Raspberry Pi, Sams Teach Yourself in 24 Hours

Python Programming for Raspberry Pi, Sams Teach Yourself in 24 Hours

By: Richard Blum; Christine Bresnahan

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 30-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 26-OCT-2013

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In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, Sams Teach Yourself Python Programming for Raspberry Pi in 24 Hours teaches you Python programmingon Raspberry Pi, so you can start creating awesome projects for homeautomation, home theater, gaming, and more. Using this book’s straightforward,step-by-step approach, you’ll move from the absolute basics all theway through network and web connections, multimedia, and even connectingwith electronic circuits for sensing and robotics. Every lesson and casestudy application builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you arock-solid foundation...

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3ds Max in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself

3ds Max in 24 Hours, Sams Teach Yourself

By: Stewart Jones

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 09-DEC-2013

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<>Full Color! In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, Sams Teach Yourself 3ds Max in 24 Hours will help you master Autodesk 3ds Max 2014 and use it to create outstanding 3D content for games, video, film, and motion graphics. Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll master powerful 3ds Max tools for modeling, animation, rendering, compositing, and more. Every lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a rock-solid foundation for real-world success! Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common 3ds Max tasks. “Try It Yourself”...

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C Programming in One Hour a Day, Sams Teach Yourself, Seventh Edition

C Programming in One Hour a Day, Sams Teach Yourself, Seventh Edition

By: Bradley L. Jones; Peter Aitken; Dean Miller

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 11-OCT-2013

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Sams Teach Yourself C Programming in One Hour a Day, Seventh Edition is the newest version of the worldwide best-seller Sams Teach Yourself C in 21 Days. Fully revised for the new C11 standard and libraries, it now emphasizes platform-independent C programming using free, open-source C compilers. This edition strengthens its focus on C programming fundamentals, and adds new material on popular C-based object-oriented programming languages such as Objective-C. Filled with carefully explained code, clear syntax examples, and well-crafted exercises, this is the broadest and...

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System Center 2012 Orchestrator Unleashed

System Center 2012 Orchestrator Unleashed

By: Kerrie Meyler; Pete Zerger; Marcus Oh; Anders Bengtsson; Kurt Van Hoecke; Romuald Gauvin; Nicholas J. Dattilo

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 13-SEP-2013

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Using System Center 2012 Orchestrator, you can capture and document processes across your entire IT organization, establishing the automation you need to deliver advanced cloud services and self-adjusting computing resources. Authored by five leading System Center experts, this comprehensive reference and technical guide brings together all the knowledge you’ll need to architect, install, implement, integrate, and maximize the value of your own Orchestrator solutions. The authors introduce current best practices based on large-scale enterprise implementations they’ve personally led or...

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Vine™ in 10 Minutes, Sams Teach Yourself

Vine™ in 10 Minutes, Sams Teach Yourself

By: Michael Miller

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 27-SEP-2013

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Launched in January of 2013, Vine is a new mobile app and video-sharing service from Twitter. Vine enables users to shoot short (six-second max) looping videos on their mobile phones and then share those videos with online friends. Vine videos (called vines) can be viewed from a user’s Vine or Twitter feed, shared via Facebook, or embedded in web pages and blogs. This makes Vine like a video version of Instagram, enabling users to “share life in motion” via social networking. This has made Vine enormously popular, especially among the same younger users who made Instagram a hit. Just three...

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SharePoint® 2013 Unleashed

SharePoint® 2013 Unleashed

By: Michael Noel; Colin Spence

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 11-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 21-AUG-2013

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Buy the print SharePoint 2013 Unleashed and get the eBook version for free! See inside the book for access code and details. ¿ SharePoint 2013 Unleashed is the most complete, practical resource for¿all administrators, managers, architects, users, and developers to make the most of Microsoft’s powerful new SharePoint 2013 platform. ¿ Drawing on their experience implementing SharePoint solutions in hundreds of organizations, Michael Noel and Colin Spence focus on what administrators and knowledge workers really need to know to effectively design, implement, configure, and use SharePoint...

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Microsoft® SharePoint® 2013 Pocket Guide

Microsoft® SharePoint® 2013 Pocket Guide

By: Ben Curry

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 10-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 20-AUG-2013

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This is your most concise, practical reference to deploying, configuring, and running SharePoint 2013. Perfect for admins at all levels, it covers both technical topics and business solutions. SharePoint MVP Ben Curry focuses on the crucial step-by-step information for performing day-to-day tasks quickly, reliably, and well. No obscure settings, abstract theory, or hype…just help you can really trust—and really use! Install SharePoint Server 2013 Configure farms and databases Create and extend web applications Set up and scale service applications Deploy and manage...

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InfoPath with SharePoint® 2013 How-To

InfoPath with SharePoint® 2013 How-To

By: Steven Mann

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 04-AUG-2013

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Need fast, reliable, easy-to-use solutions for using InfoPath® with SharePoint® 2013? This book delivers exactly what you’re looking for: step-by-step help and guidance with the tasks you’ll perform most often. You’ll learn better ways to design and develop intuitive, effective form-based solutions, and then efficiently administer, secure, and troubleshoot them. The industry’s most focused resource for solving business problems with SharePoint and InfoPath forms, this book provides all the answers you need—now! Steven Mann is an Enterprise Applications Engineer for Morgan Lewis and has...

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WPF 4.5 Unleashed

WPF 4.5 Unleashed

By: Adam Nathan

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 30-JUL-2013

Insert Date: 23-JUL-2013

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The #1 WPF Book--Now Updated for WPF 4.5! Thorough, authoritative coverage, practical examples, clear writing, and full-color presentation make this one of the most widely acclaimed programming books of the last decade. Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) is the recommended technology for creating modern Windows desktop apps. Whether you want to develop traditional user interfaces or integrate 3D graphics, audio/video, animation, dynamic skinning, touch, rich document support, speech recognition, or more, WPF enables you to do so in a seamless, resolution-independent manner that scales...

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HTML5 Unleashed

HTML5 Unleashed

By: Simon Sarris

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 16-JUL-2013

Insert Date: 29-JUN-2013

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HTML5 Unleashed is the authoritative guide that covers the key web components driving the future of the Web. Harness the power of HTML5 to create web apps and solutions that deliver state-of-the-art media content and interactivity with new Audio, Video, and Canvas elements. HTML5 technologies are essential knowledge for today's web developers and designers. New APIs such as Local Storage, Geolocation, Web Workers, and more expand the Web as a platform, allowing for desktop-like applications that work uniformly across platforms. Comprehensive and up-to-date, HTML5 Unleashed is organized...