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3301. 

Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript®

Beginning HTML, XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript®

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Publisher: Wrox

Publication Date: 30-DEC-2009

Insert Date: 01-MAR-2011

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An indispensable introductory guide to creating web pages using the most up-to-date standards This beginner guide shows you how to use XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript to create compelling Web sites. While learning these technologies, you will discover coding practices such as writing code that works on multiple browsers including mobile devices, how to use AJAX frameworks to add interactivity to your pages, and how to ensure your pages meet accessible requirements. Packed with real-world examples, the book not only teaches you how to write Web sites using XHTML, CSS and JavaScript, but it...

3302. 

Developing Web Applications with Perl, memcached, MySQL® and Apache

Developing Web Applications with Perl, memcached, MySQL® and Apache

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Publisher: Wrox

Publication Date: 07-JUL-2009

Insert Date: 01-MAR-2011

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The only book to address using cache to enhance and speed up Web application development Developers use Apache, MySQL, memcached, and Perl to build dynamic Web sites that store information within the MySQL database; this is the only book to address using these technologies together to alleviate the database load in Web development Covers each of the four systems and shows how to install, set up, and administer them; then shows the reader how to put the parts together to start building applications Explains the benefits of a base perl library for code re-use, and provides sample...

3303. 

Beginning JavaScript®, Fourth Edition

Beginning JavaScript®, Fourth Edition

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Publisher: Wrox

Publication Date: 26-OCT-2009

Insert Date: 26-FEB-2011

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The perennial bestseller returns with new details for using the latest tools and techniques available with JavaScript JavaScript is the definitive language for making the Web a dynamic, rich, interactive medium. This guide to JavaScript builds on the success of previous editions and introduces you to many new advances in JavaScript development. The reorganization of the chapters helps streamline your learning process while new examples provide you with updated JavaScript programming techniques. You'll get all-new coverage of Ajax for remote scripting, JavaScript frameworks, JavaScript...

3304. 

The base2 JavaScript Framework: Bridging Browser Incompatibilities with Standards

The base2 JavaScript Framework: Bridging Browser Incompatibilities with Standards

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Publisher: Wrox Blox

Publication Date: 01-OCT-2008

Insert Date: 24-FEB-2011

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In this Wrox Blox, you'll learn how to program using industry-standard best practices, coving code organization, indention, file structure, and organization. You'll be introduced to the base2 JavaScript framework, which provides a stable backbone for rapid JavaScript application development by bridging and patching cross-browser inconsistencies and idiosyncrasies. This Wrox Blox describes how base2's developer Dean Edwards has made base2's event API consistent and loyal to the W3C standard event API by implementing the standard addEventListener() method in Internet Explorer, thereby...

3305. 

AutoCAD®: Secrets Every User Should Know

Autocad®: Secrets Every User Should Know

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 10-JAN-2007

Insert Date: 24-FEB-2011

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"I've been using AutoCAD for 22 years and have written a hundred books on the subject. I reviewed many CAD books back in the days when book reviews were common in CAD publications; some were innovative, others were just sad. But for nearly a decade, it's been mostly silence on the book review front. Then earlier in the summer, a book arrived in the mail from Sybex: AutoCAD Secrets Every User Should Know by Dan Abbott. Reading it, I got excited: here's a book for every AutoCAD user, even old-timers like me." - Ralph Grabowski, Editor, upFront.eZine.com: The Business of CAD Learn the "why"...

3306. 

Speedliter’s Handbook: Learning to Craft Light with Canon Speedlites

Speedliter’s Handbook: Learning to Craft Light with Canon Speedlites

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 19-DEC-2010

Insert Date: 24-FEB-2011

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Getting your Canon Speedlite to produce the light you need can be a real challenge. For those new to flash photography—or for anyone who has previously given up out of frustration—Speedliter’s Handbook is a revelation. Photographer Syl Arena takes you on a journey that begins with an exploration of light and color, moves through a comprehensive discussion of the Canon Speedlite family and all of the accessories and equipment available to the Speedliter, then settles down to crafting great light in one photo shoot after another. Whether you want to create a classical portrait, shoot an event,...

3307. 

Introduction to ASP.NET 4 AJAX Client Templates

Introduction to ASP.NET 4 AJAX Client Templates

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Publisher: Wrox Blox

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2009

Insert Date: 22-FEB-2011

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This Wrox Blox will teach you how to create and customize ASP.NET 4 AJAX Preview 4 Client Templates. The author shows you how to use declarative as well as imperative data-binding techniques to address the simple to advanced UI requirements. He also covers how the observer pattern is fully implemented in ASP.NET 4 AJAX and, when used in conjunction with the Client Template markup extensions, provides a developer experience much like XAML-based applications like WPF and Silverlight. This Wrox Blox walks you through how to implement examples that fetch data from ASP.NET Web Forms using Page...

3308. 

jQuery for ASP.NET Developers

jQuery for ASP.NET Developers

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Publisher: Wrox Blox

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2008

Insert Date: 22-FEB-2011

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This Wrox Blox teaches you how to use jQuery with your ASP.NET-based websites. jQuery greatly simplifies JavaScript development and allows you to create highly interactive and responsive websites using the latest JavaScript and AJAX techniques. The author walks you through the jQuery API using a simple ASP.NET MVC application to highlight major topics, and shows how you can apply jQuery to your own applications. After learning the basics of using jQuery, you'll discover how easy it is to use within your own ASP.NET projects. Whether you are using WebForms or the MVC framework, jQuery will...

3309. 

Jumping from ASP.NET to Silverlight 2

Jumping from ASP.NET to Silverlight 2

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Publisher: Wrox Blox

Publication Date: 01-DEC-2008

Insert Date: 22-FEB-2011

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This Wrox Blox aims to provide an ASP.NET developer who is ready to begin his or her learning in Silverlight 2 with some familiar context, while focusing on key areas that a developer needs to be productive: layout, state, consuming and binding to data, and developing reusable controls. While there is massive depth within Silverlight 2 in its entirety, we cover some essential elements to prepare the developer for enhancing future learning or moving directly into self-study and experimentation in the core areas presented within. ASP.NET developers have heard about the promise of...

3310. 

Internet Explorer 8 and Its Impact on Your ASP.NET Web Sites

Internet Explorer 8 and Its Impact on Your ASP.NET Web Sites

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Publisher: Wrox Blox

Publication Date: 01-DEC-2008

Insert Date: 22-FEB-2011

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This Wrox Blox demonstrates how standards compliance in Internet Explorer 8 will impact your Web sites. It will teach you how to immediately ensure visitors to your sites have a positive experience using IE 8, while also giving you time to test your site or make any necessary changes. The IE 8 browser will undoubtedly cause many current web sites to render or behave incorrectly, since so many web sites were either developed prior to modern web standards, or without consideration for standards. In addition, many Web developers used non-standard techniques in order to get their sites to work...

3311. 

Inside LightWave 3D v10

Inside LightWave 3D v10

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Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 13-APR-2011

Insert Date: 16-FEB-2011

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LightWave is a software package used for rendering 3D images, both animated and static. Version 10 is completely new and includes an all new code engine with a new interface and feature sets. Written by award-winning animator and trainer, Dan Ablan, this down-to-earth, easy-to-follow guide offers an invaluable set of project tutorials that teach readers the ins and outs of LightWave and shows them the techniques they need to master this powerful 3D software. The accompanying DVD features hours of high-quality video training tutorials that will help readers take the projects in the book to...

3312. 

David Busch’s Canon® Powershot G12: Guide to Digital Photography

David Busch’s Canon® Powershot G12: Guide to Digital Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 22-FEB-2011

Insert Date: 14-FEB-2011

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The Powershot G12 replaces Canon's G10 and G11. Its new features include a new HS system for improved performance at higher ISO settings, 720p movie shooting, and a new image stabilization system with both in-camera and in-lens blur correction. The Powershot G12 is ideal for experienced photography hobbyists and prosumers. DAVID BUSCH'S CANON POWERSHOT G12 GUIDE TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY shows you how, when, and why to use all the cool features, controls, and functions of the Powershot G12 to take great photographs of anything. Introductory chapters will help you get comfortable with the basics...

3313. 

Fashion Flair for Portrait and Wedding Photography

Fashion Flair for Portrait and Wedding Photography

By: Lindsay Adler

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 15-FEB-2011

Insert Date: 12-FEB-2011

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Fashion Flair for Portrait and Wedding Photography teaches photographers how to take the concepts of fashion photography (including preparation, styling, props, lighting, posing and post-processing) and apply these techniques to their portrait and wedding photography. By adding fashion flair to their work, photographers can distinguish themselves from their competition and demand a higher price for their images and creativity. Fashion photographers use preparation, styling, props, lighting, posing and post-processing techniques to achieve the desired visual effects in their high-end shoots....

3314. 

David Busch’s Mastering Digital SLR Photography, Third Edition

David Busch’s Mastering Digital SLR Photography, Third Edition

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 27-JAN-2011

Insert Date: 12-FEB-2011

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MASTERING DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY, THIRD EDITION is a comprehensive guide to photography with digital SLR cameras. Written for those who have gotten comfortable shooting with their new digital SLR and want to learn how to enhance their photography using all the newest technology and techniques this book is suitable for professional photographers and hobbyists alike. Going beyond the standard coverage offered in most general camera books, it covers features and techniques specific to digital SLR photography. From initial discussions on hardware selection to professional-level tips and...

3315. 

Get Your Photography on the Web: The Fastest, Easiest Way to Show & Sell Your Work

Get Your Photography on the Web: The Fastest, Easiest Way to Show & Sell Your Work

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 14-FEB-2011

Insert Date: 11-FEB-2011

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Getting images on the web today could not be cheaper or easier--if photographers just knew how. But they don't need to learn coding, design, programming, or scripting anymore. They need to know where to go to get the tools they actually need, and how to put it all together. Here, Rafael "RC" Concepcion provides what so many photographers need as he lays out a step-by-step plan for exactly how to do it. Beginning with domain names and hosting services, RC quickly progresses to how to prepare images for the Web and uploading galleries. He also covers branding for the site--logos,...

3316. 

Create Great iPhone Photos

Create Great iPhone Photos

By: Allan Hoffman

Publisher: No Starch Press

Publication Date: 28-JAN-2011

Insert Date: 10-FEB-2011

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Many people use their iPhones to take snapshots, but few realize the power of their phone's camera. (After all, it only has one button). Create Great iPhone Photos shows you how to harness the full potential of your iPhone's camera. This richly illustrated, 4-color book teaches you how to manipulate and publish images straight from your iPhone, without the hassle of memory cards, connection cables, or complex desktop photo editing tools. Author Allan Hoffman begins by explaining fundamentals of great iPhone photography, and how to use the essential iPhone editing apps. You'll learn tips and...

3317. 

Mastering the Nikon D3000

Mastering the Nikon D3000

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Publisher: Rocky Nook

Publication Date: 14-MAY-2010

Insert Date: 05-FEB-2011

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Mastering the Nikon D3000 by Darrell Young is a comprehensive guide for owners of this newest, budget-friendly generation of Nikon digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) cameras. The small, easy-to-carry D3000 is powerful in its ability to offer guided automatic camera operation with full manual capabilities when desired. Readers will be able to develop as photographers with the D3000 -progressing from camera controlled automatic operation to user-managed manual control. However, this level of functionality requires some camera complexity.Darrell cuts through the camera 's complexity with full...

3318. 

Flash Multiplayer Virtual Worlds

Flash Multiplayer Virtual Worlds

By: Makzan

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 16-AUG-2010

Insert Date: 04-FEB-2011

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Build immersive, full-featured interactive worlds for games, online communities, and more Build virtual worlds in Flash and enhance them with avatars, non player characters, quests, and by adding social network community Design, present, and integrate the quests to the virtual worlds Create a whiteboard that every connected user can draw on A practical guide filled with real-world examples of building virtual worlds In Detail Flash virtual worlds are some of the most exciting—and profitable—online business being built today. Using Flash, developers can build interactive...

3319. 

Yahoo! User Interface 2.x Cookbook

Yahoo! User Interface 2.x Cookbook

By: Matt Snider;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 06-JAN-2011

Insert Date: 04-FEB-2011

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Over 70 simple incredibly effective recipes for taking control of Yahoo! User Interface Library like a Pro Easily develop feature-rich internet applications to interact with the user using various built-in components of YUI library Simple and powerful recipes explaining how to use and implement YUI 2.x components Gain a thorough understanding of the YUI tools Plenty of example code to help you improve your coding and productivity with the YUI Library Hands-on solutions that takes a practical approach to recipes In Detail The Yahoo! User Interface (YUI) Library is a set of...

3320. 

Drupal Intranets with Open Atrium

Drupal Intranets with Open Atrium

By: Tracy Smith;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 06-JAN-2011

Insert Date: 04-FEB-2011

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Discover an intranet solution for your organization with Open Atrium Unlock the features of Open Atrium to set up an intranet to improve communication and workflow Explore the many features of Open Atrium and how you can utilize them in your intranet Learn how to support, maintain, and administer your intranet A how-to guide written for non-developers to learn how to set up and use Open Atrium In Detail In today's global society, online collaboration has gained tremendous importance as businesses look for ways to share ideas and collaborate easily. Open Atrium is a...