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Objective-C Programmer's Reference

Objective-C Programmer's Reference

By: Carlos Oliveira

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 20-NOV-2013

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Objective-C Programmer's Reference provides the tools necessary to write software in Objective-C—the language of choice for developing iOS and OS X applications. Author Carlos Oliveira begins from the basic building blocks of the language. He shows how to create correct and efficient applications by applying your knowledge of object-oriented and structured programming. This book: Takes you quickly through fundamental concepts such as interfaces and class implementations. Provides a concise reference to the Foundation Framework that is all-important when programming in...

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Beginning iOS Cloud and Database Development

Beginning iOS Cloud and Database Development

By: Nathan Ooley; Nick Tichawa; Brian Miller

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 24-DEC-2013

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Beginning iOS Cloud and Database Development gets you started with building apps that use Apple's iCloud. You'll learn the techniques which will enable you to devise and create iOS apps that can interact with iCloud servers. From the basics up, you'll progressively learn how to configure your app for iCloud, upload and download files, implement revisions, add conflict resolution policies, and work with custom documents. There's more! You'll learn how to integrate iCloud with Core Data based applications. Besides technical advice, you'll find suggestions and best practices to design the...

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Disaster Recovery, Crisis Response, and Business Continuity: A Management Desk Reference

Disaster Recovery, Crisis Response, and Business Continuity: A Management Desk Reference

By: Jamie Watters

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 19-DEC-2013

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You're in charge of IT, facilities, or core operations for your organization when a hurricane or a fast-moving wildfire hits. What do you do? Simple. You follow your business continuity/disaster recovery plan. If you've prepared in advance, your operation or your company can continue to conduct business while competitors stumble and fall. Even if your building goes up in smoke, or the power is out for ten days, or cyber warriors cripple your IT systems, you know you will survive. But only if you have a plan. You don't have one? Then Disaster Recovery, Crisis Response, and Business...

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Practical IPv6 for Windows Administrators

Practical IPv6 for Windows Administrators

By: Edward Horley

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 23-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 10-JAN-2014

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Practical IPv6 for Windows Administrators is a handy guide to implementing IPv6 in a Microsoft Windows environment. This is the book you need if you are a Microsoft Windows Administrator confronted with IPv6 and in need of a quick resource to get up and going. The book covers the current state of IPv6 and its support in Microsoft Windows. It provides best-practices and other guidance toward successful implementation. This book is especially written with the goal of translating your current expertise in IPv4 into the new realm of IPv6. Special attention is given to dual-stack...

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The Truth About HTML5

The Truth About HTML5

By: Luke Stevens; RJ Owen

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 19-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 09-JAN-2014

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The Truth About HTML5 is for web designers, web developers, and front-end coders who want to get up to speed with HTML5. The book isn't afraid to point out what everyone gets wrong about HTML5's new markup, so you don't make the same mistakes. It will show you what rocks in HTML5 today and what the future holds. Marking up a basic web page shouldn't be a quasi-religious exercise where the high priests of HTML5 must be consulted for their interpretation of the holy texts (the HTML5 spec). Don't waste hours trawling through confusing, poorly researched, and often flat-out wrong information...

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BizTalk 2013 Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach, Second Edition

BizTalk 2013 Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach, Second Edition

By: Mark Beckner; Kishore Dharanikota

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 09-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 07-JAN-2014

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BizTalk 2013 Recipes provides ready-made solutions to BizTalk Server 2013 developers. The recipes in the book save you the effort of developing your own solutions to common problems that have been solved many times over. The solutions demonstrate sound practice, the result of hard-earned wisdom by those who have gone before. Presented in a step-by-step format with clear code examples and explanations, the solutions in BizTalk 2013 Recipes help you take advantage of new features and deeper capabilities in BizTalk Server 2013. You'll learn to integrate your solutions with the cloud,...

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PHP Objects, Patterns, and Practice, Fourth Edition

PHP Objects, Patterns, and Practice, Fourth Edition

By: Matt Zandstra

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 18-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 07-JAN-2014

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PHP Objects Patterns and Practice, Fourth Edition is revised and updated throughout. The book begins by covering PHP's object-oriented features. It introduces key topics including class declaration, inheritance, reflection and much more. These provide the fundamentals of the PHP's support for objects. It also introduces some principles of design. This edition introduces new object relevant features such as traits, reflection extension additions, callable type hinting, improvements to exception handling, and many smaller language enhancements. The next section is devoted to design...

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Sensor Technologies: Healthcare, Wellness and Environmental Applications

Sensor Technologies: Healthcare, Wellness and Environmental Applications

By: Michael J. McGrath; Cliodhna Ní Scanaill

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

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Sensor Technologies: Healthcare, Wellness and Environmental Applications explores the key aspects of sensor technologies, covering wired, wireless, and discrete sensors for the specific application domains of healthcare, wellness and environmental sensing. It discusses the social, regulatory, and design considerations specific to these domains. The book provides an application-based approach using real-world examples to illustrate the application of sensor technologies in a practical and experiential manner. The book guides the reader from the formulation of the research question,...

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Pointers in C: A Hands on Approach

Pointers in C: A Hands on Approach

By: Naveen Toppo; Hrishikesh Dewan

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 19-DEC-2013

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Pointers in C provides a resource for professionals and advanced students needing in-depth but hands-on coverage of pointer basics and advanced features. The goal is to help programmers in wielding the full potential of pointers. In spite of its vast usage, understanding and proper usage of pointers remains a significant problem. This book's aim is to first introduce the basic building blocks such as elaborate details about memory, the compilation process (parsing/preprocessing/assembler/object code generation), the runtime memory organization of an executable and virtual memory. These...

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BizTalk 2013 EDI for Health Care: HIPAA-Compliant 834 (Enrollment) and 837 (Claims) Solutions, Second Edition

BizTalk 2013 EDI for Health Care: HIPAA-Compliant 834 (Enrollment) and 837 (Claims) Solutions, Second Edition

By: Mark Beckner

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 19-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 03-JAN-2014

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BizTalk 2013 EDI for Healthcare – EDI 834Enrollment Solutions eliminates the complexity anddemonstrates how to build both inbound and outbound EDI 834 processes inBizTalk server that follow the required patterns for integrations with theseexchanges. Archiving, mapping,reconstituting EDI 837 data, exception handling and advanced logging andreporting (without the need for BAM!) are all covered in enough detail to allowyou to implement your own fully functional solution. The Affordable CareAct and the requirements to integrate with state Exchanges have securedBizTalk's role with...

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Argus Developer in Practice: Real Estate Development Modeling in the Real World

Argus Developer in Practice: Real Estate Development Modeling in the Real World

By: Dr. Tim M. Havard

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 26-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 03-JAN-2014

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This book is a practical guide to using Argus Developer, the world's most widely used real estate development feasibility modeling software. Using practical examples and many case studies, it takes readers beyond basic training and provides the in-depth knowledge required to analyze potential real estate deals and help ensure a profitable development. Argus Developer in Practice fills an important gap in the market. Argus Developer, and its predecessor Circle Developer, has long had a dominant position as the primary real estate development appraisal tool. It is used all over the world...

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Building Windows 8.1 Apps from the Ground Up

Building Windows 8.1 Apps from the Ground Up

By: Emanuele Garofalo; Antonio Liccardi; Michele Aponte

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 19-DEC-2013

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This book is the perfect introduction for anyone wanting to create sophisticated Windows 8 apps for the first time. Assuming only a basic knowledge of HTML and CSS we'll walk you through the development process using C# and VB. The book will familiarize you with the tools you'll need to use in order to make the most of Windows' stunning new features. You'll discover how to take advantage of the built-in functionality to create high quality user experiences. What you'll learn How to plan out your app and its user-experience The pros and cons of the different development...

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Practical PHP and MySQL Website Databases: A Simplified Approach

Practical PHP and MySQL Website Databases: A Simplified Approach

By: Adrian W. West

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 11-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 01-JAN-2014

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Practical PHP and MySQL Website Databases is a project-oriented book that demystifies building interactive, database-driven websites. The focus is on getting you up and running as quickly as possible. In the first two chapters you will set up your development and testing environment, and then build your first PHP and MySQL database-driven website. You will then increase its sophistication, security, and functionality throughout the course of the book. The PHP required is taught in context within each project so you can quickly learn how PHP integrates with MySQL to create powerful...

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Android Game Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach

Android Game Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach

By: J. F. DiMarzio

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 02-DEC-2013

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Android game apps are typically the most popular type of Android apps in the various Google Play, Amazon Appstore and other Android app stores. So, beyond the Android game tutorials out there, what about a day-to-day handy and complete code reference for Android game developers? Android Game Recipes is your first, reliable game coding reference for today's Android game apps. This book provides easy to follow real world game code problems and solutions, including source code. This book covers code recipe solutions that are common to 2D game development problems such as designing a...

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Learn iOS 7 App Development

Learn iOS 7 App Development

By: James Bucanek

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 12-DEC-2013

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Learn iOS App Development is both a rapid tutorial and a useful reference. You'll quickly get up to speed with Objective-C, Cocoa Touch, and the iOS 7 SDK. It's an all-in-one getting started guide to building your first iPhone or iPad app. You'll learn best practices that ensure your code will be efficient and perform well, earning positive reviews on the iTunes App Store, and driving better search results and more revenue. The iOS 7 SDK offers powerful new features, and this book is the fastest path to mastering them—and the rest of the iOS SDK —for programmers with some experience who...

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Big Data Application Architecture Q&A: A Problem - Solution Approach

Big Data Application Architecture Q&A: A Problem - Solution Approach

By: Nitin Sawant; Himanshu Shah

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 31-DEC-2013

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Big Data Application Architecture Pattern Recipes provides an insight into heterogeneous infrastructures, databases, and visualization and analytics tools used for realizing the architectures of big data solutions. Its problem-solution approach helps in selecting the right architecture to solve the problem at hand. In the process of reading through these problems, you will learn harness the power of new big data opportunities which various enterprises use to attain real-time profits. Big Data Application Architecture Pattern Recipes answers one of the most critical questions of this...

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Git Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach

Git Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach

By: Włodzimierz Gajda

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 02-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 31-DEC-2013

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Whether you're relatively new to git or you need a refresher, or if you just need a quick, handy reference for common tasks in git, Git Recipes is just the reference book you need. With recipes to cover any task you can think of, including working with GitHub and git on BitBucket, Git Recipes shows you how to work with large repositories, new repositories, forks, clones, conflicts, differences, and it even gives you practical scenarios you may find yourself dealing with while using git. If you work with Git at all, you need this hands-on, practical reference for all things Git. What...

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Learn 2D Game Development with C#

Learn 2D Game Development with C#

By: Jebediah Pavleas; Jack Keng-Wei Chang; Kelvin Sung; Robert Zhu

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2013

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2D games are hugely popular across a wide range of platforms and the ideal place to start if you're new to game development. With Learn 2D Game Development with C#, you'll learn your way around the universal building blocks of game development, and how to put them together to create a real working game. C# is increasingly becoming the language of choice for new game developers. Productive and easier to learn than C++, C# lets you get your games working quickly and safely without worrying about tricky low-level details like memory management. This book uses MonoGame, an open source...

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Data Modeling of Financial Derivatives: A Conceptual Approach

Data Modeling of Financial Derivatives: A Conceptual Approach

By: Robert Mamayev

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 03-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 28-DEC-2013

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Written in plain English and based on successful client engagements, Data Modeling of Financial Derivatives: A Conceptual Approach introduces new and veteran data modelers, financial analysts, and IT professionals to the fascinating world of financial derivatives. Covering futures, forwards, options, swaps, and forward rate agreements, finance and modeling expert Robert Mamayev shows you step-by-step how to structure and describe financial data using advanced data modeling techniques. The book introduces IT professionals, in particular, to various financial and data modeling concepts...

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Objective-C Quick Syntax Reference

Objective-C Quick Syntax Reference

By: Matthew Campbell

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 10-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 28-DEC-2013

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The Objective-C Quick Syntax Reference is a condensed code and syntax reference to the popular Objective-C programming language, which is the core language behind the APIs found in the Apple iOS and Mac OS SDKs. It presents the essential Objective-C syntax in a well-organized format that can be used as a handy reference. You won't find any technical jargon, bloated samples, drawn out history lessons, or witty stories in this book. What you will find is a language reference that is concise, to the point and highly accessible. The book is packed with useful information and is a must-have...