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Mobile and Web Messaging

Mobile and Web Messaging

By: Jeff Mesnil

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 18-JUN-2014

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The use of mobile devices is increasing and widening. Not only are smartphones and tablets connected to the Internet but also automation devices, car systems, and more. With the messaging technology covered in this practical guide, you’ll learn how to apply protocols that use the most critical resources (network bandwidth and memory usage) efficiently—and guarantee that the data will be effectively delivered even in the event of loss of network connectivity....

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Developing iOS Core Data Applications

Developing iOS Core Data Applications

By: Joshua B. Smith

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-OCT-2014

Insert Date: 06-JUN-2014

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If you intend to build a data-intensive iOS app, you first have to tackle Apple’s Core Data—a notoriously difficult framework to learn. This practical guide shows you how create an effective data model with Core Data through best practices and specific code examples. Learn how to solve persistence and Object-Relational Mapping with this unique framework....

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PhoneGap 3.x Mobile Application Development HOTSHOT

PhoneGap 3.x Mobile Application Development HOTSHOT

By: Kerri Shotts

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 28-MAY-2014

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Create useful and exciting real-world apps for iOS and Android devices with 12 fantastic projects Use PhoneGap 3.x effectively to build real, functional mobile apps ranging from productivity apps to a simple arcade game Explore often-used design patterns in apps designed for mobile devices Fully practical, project-based approach to give you the confidence in developing your app independently In Detail PhoneGap allows you to use your existing knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to create useful and exciting mobile applications. This book will present you with 12...

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iOS Development with Xamarin Cookbook

iOS Development with Xamarin Cookbook

By: Dimitris Tavlikos

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 23-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 27-MAY-2014

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Over 100 exciting recipes to help you develop iOS applications with Xamarin Explore the new features of Xamarin and learn how to use them Step-by-step recipes give you everything you need to get developing with Xamarin Full of useful tips and best practices on creating iOS applications In Detail This book will provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills to be part of the mobile development era, using C#. Covering a wide range of recipes such as creating a simple application and using device features effectively, it will be your companion to the complete...

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Application Development in iOS 7

Application Development in iOS 7

By: Kyle Begeman

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 19-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 21-MAY-2014

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Learn how to build an entire real-world application using all of iOS 7's new features Get acquainted with the new features of iOS7 through real-world, project-based learning Take an in-depth look at Xcode 5, Foundation, and autolayout Utilize the full source code and assets present to build an actual interactive application In Detail Unleash the new features of iOS 7 within the latest Xcode development environment. One of the most important pieces of any SDK is the Integrated Development Environment (IDE), which is why we will start by learning all the new features of...

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Building Proximity Applications with iBeacon

Building Proximity Applications with iBeacon

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-SEP-2014

Insert Date: 15-MAY-2014

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Information on pinpoint locations can be extremely useful for mobile application developers, but that precise level of detail is difficult to achieve, especially indoors, where GPS signals and cellular service might be weak or unreachable. With this practical book, you’ll learn how to use iBeacons with your applications to determine a user’s location within a few inches and deliver timely, relevant information....

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iOS App Development For Dummies

iOS App Development For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 14-APR-2014

Insert Date: 09-MAY-2014

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If you've got incredible iOS ideas, get this book and bring them to life! iOS 7 represents the most significant update to Apple's mobile operating system since the first iPhone was released, and even the most seasoned app developers are looking for information on how to take advantage of the latest iOS 7 features in their app designs. That's where iOS App Development For Dummies comes in! Whether you're a programming hobbyist wanting to build an app for fun or a professional developer looking to expand into the iOS market, this book will walk you through the fundamentals of building a...

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Beginning iOS Programming For Dummies

Beginning iOS Programming For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 14-APR-2014

Insert Date: 09-MAY-2014

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The ultimate beginner's guide to programming in the iOS environment The Apple App Store is a gold mine for developers, but with more apps for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch being added every day, it s essential to have a solid programming foundation to create the best apps possible. If you're eager to learn the ins and outs of iOS programming, this is your book. It teaches object-oriented programming within the iOS framework from the ground up, preparing you to create the next super iPhone or iPad app. Get a handle on the iOS framework, object-oriented best practices, and the Xcode...

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Getting Started with Bluetooth Low Energy

Getting Started with Bluetooth Low Energy

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 16-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 02-MAY-2014

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With Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), smart devices are about to become even smarter. This practical guide demonstrates how this exciting wireless technology helps developers build mobile apps that share data with external hardware, and how hardware engineers can gain easy and reliable access to mobile operating systems....

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iPhone Application Development

iPhone Application Development

By: Jim Hahn

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 14-JAN-2011

Insert Date: 30-APR-2014

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iPhone application development is explained here in an accessible treatment for the generalist Library and Information Science (LIS) practitioner. Future information-seeking practices by users will take place across a diverse array of ubiquitous computing devices. iPhone applications represent one of the most compelling new platforms for which to remediate and re-engineer library service. Strategies of efficient mobile design and delivery include adapting computing best practices of data independence and adhering to web standards as articulated by the W3C. These best practices apply...

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Apache Cordova API Cookbook

Apache Cordova API Cookbook

By: John M. Wargo

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 09-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 27-APR-2014

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Using Apache Cordova, mobile developers can write cross-platform mobile apps using standard HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS, and then deploy those apps to every leading mobile platform with little or no re-coding. Apache Cordova API Cookbook provides experienced mobile developers with details about how each Cordova API works and how to use the APIs in their own applications. Coverage is included for all Cordova/PhoneGap 3 APIs. Instead of just showing short snippets of code to explain a particular API, this guide is chock full of complete examples. You’ll find more than thirty complete Cordova...

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iOS 7 in Action

iOS 7 in Action

By: Brendan G. Lim and Martin Conte Mac Donell

Publisher: Manning Publications

Publication Date: 21-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 25-APR-2014

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Summary iOS 7 in Action is a detailed, hands-on guide that teaches you how to create amazing native iOS apps. You'll dive into key topics by exploring thoroughly explained real-world code examples you can expand and reuse. Learn about Collection Views, Storyboarding, Twitter & Facebook Integration, Passbook, Airplay, and much more. If you're already creating iOS apps, you'll learn how to capitalize on the newest iOS features. About the Book To develop great apps you need a deep knowledge of iOS. You also need a finely tuned sense of what motivates 500 million loyal iPhone and iPad...

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Beginning iOS 7 Development: Exploring the iOS SDK

Beginning iOS 7 Development: Exploring the iOS SDK

By: Jack Nutting; Fredrik Olsson; David Mark; Jeff LaMarche

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 03-APR-2014

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The team that brought you the bestselling Beginning iPhone Development is back again for Beginning iOS 7 Development, bringing this definitive guide up-to-date with Apple's latest and greatest iOS 7 SDK, as well as with the latest version of Xcode. There's coverage of brand-new technologies, including a new chapter on Apple's Sprite Kit framework for game development, as well as significant updates to existing material. You'll have everything you need to create your very own apps for the latest iOS devices. Every single sample app in the book has been rebuilt from scratch using latest...

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Responsive Mobile Design: Designing for Every Device

Responsive Mobile Design: Designing for Every Device

By: Phil Dutson

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 29-SEP-2014

Insert Date: 31-MAR-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. Suddenly, billions of people are accessing the web via smartphones and tablets of all shapes and sizes, using interfaces and displays of all kinds: touch screens, gestures, keyboards, mice, trackballs, high PPI screens, giant screens, you name it. Responsive Mobile Design teaches you principles, techniques, and best practices for building sites that deliver a successful experience to all users on all devices. Writing for developers, designers, and managers, Phil Dutson shows how to create content that is responsive "from the start." He...

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Extending Your Business to Mobile Devices with IBM Worklight

Extending Your Business to Mobile Devices with IBM Worklight

By: Andreas Dannhauer; Ming Zhe Huang; Paul Idstein; Todd Kaplinger; Hossam Katory; Christian Kirsch; Kearan McPherson; Leonardo Olivera; Susan Hanson

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 09-AUG-2013

Insert Date: 30-MAR-2014

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The mobile industry is evolving rapidly. An increasing number of mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets, are sold every year and more people are accessing services from a mobile device than ever before. For an enterprise, this can mean that a growing number of customers, business partners, and even employees now expect to access services on a mobile channel. This opens new opportunities for the business but also presents new challenges, both in terms of business processes and information technology (IT) infrastructure. IBM® Worklight® is an open mobile application platform. It...

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IBM Worklight Mobile Application Development Essentials

IBM Worklight Mobile Application Development Essentials

By: Muhammad Saifuddin; Talha Haroon

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 21-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 25-FEB-2014

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Develop efficient mobile applications using IBM Worklight Develop Mobile Apps that can be deployed on multiple mobile platforms quickly and easily Build Enterprise mobile apps to ease data transactions and manipulation Create advanced modules for mobile Enterprise application In Detail IBM Worklight helps you extend your business to mobile devices. It is designed to provide an open, comprehensive platform to build, run, and manage HTML5, hybrid, and native mobile apps. IBM Worklight can help you reduce both app development and maintenance costs, improve time-to-market,...

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Citrix® XenMobile™ Mobile Device Management

Citrix® XenMobile™ Mobile Device Management

By: Akash Phoenix

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 20-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 25-FEB-2014

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Gain an insight into the industry's best and most secure Enterprise Mobility Management solution Deploy and manage the complete XenMobile solution Learn how to customize and troubleshoot your XenMobile apps Step-by-step instructions with relevant screenshots for better understanding In Detail XenMobile is an enterprise Mobile Development Management solution with a multitude of technologies within it. It offers security and compliance in IT while giving apps and data freedom to users with mobile devices. The rising prevalence of mobile devices into corporate environments...

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Xamarin Cross-platform Application Development

Xamarin Cross-platform Application Development

By: Piotr J. Kula

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 18-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 21-FEB-2014

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Develop production-ready applications for iOS and Android using Xamarin Write native iOS and Android applications with Xamarin Add native functionality to your apps such as push notifications, camera, and GPS location Learn various strategies for cross-platform development In Detail Developing a mobile application for just one platform is becoming a thing of the past. Companies expect their apps to be supported on both iOS and Android, whilst leveraging the best native features of both. Xamarin’s tools help solve this requirement by giving developers a single toolset to...

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iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide

By: Christian Keur; Aaron Hillegass; Joe Conway

Publisher: Big Nerd Ranch Guides

Publication Date: 11-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 20-FEB-2014

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Updated and expanded to cover iOS 7 and Xcode 5, iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide leads you through the essential concepts, tools, and techniques for developing iOS applications. After completing this book, you will have the know-how and the confidence you need to tackle iOS projects of your own. Based on Big Nerd Ranch's popular iOS Bootcamp course and its well-tested materials and methodology, this bestselling guide teaches iOS concepts and coding in tandem. The result is instruction that is relevant and useful. Throughout the book, the authors explain what's important and share...

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Windows Phone 8 in Action

Windows Phone 8 in Action

By: Tim Binkley-Jones, Adam Benoit, Massimo Perga, Michael Sync

Publisher: Manning Publications

Publication Date: 10-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 30-JAN-2014

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Summary Windows Phone 8 in Action is a comprehensive guide to developing apps for the WP8 platform. It covers the Windows Phone Runtime and .NET APIs used to work with a phone's sensors and hardware, including the accelerometer, camera, gyroscope, GPS, and microphone. You will learn to write code to dial the phone, write emails, send text messages, and recognize speech. The book also teaches you to build applications that use location and push notification. About this Book With 10 million (and climbing) active handsets, Windows Phone 8 has become a real alternative to Android and iOS....