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Rails 4 in Action

Rails 4 in Action

by Ryan Bigg, Yehuda Katz, Steve Klabnik, Rebecca Skinner

Rails is a full-stack, open source web framework powered by Ruby. Now in version 4, Rails is mature and powerful, and to use it effectively you need more than a few Google searches. You'll find no substitute for the guru's-eye-view of design, testing, deployment, and other real-world concerns that this book provides.Rails 4 in Action is a hands-on guide to the subject. In this fully revised new edition, you...

Price:  $6.70  |  Publisher:  Manning  |  Release:  2015

iOS 4 in Action

iOS 4 in Action

by Jocelyn Harrington, Brandon Trebitowski, Christopher Allen, Shannon Appelcline

iOS 4 in Action, written for Xcode 4, is a detailed, hands-on guide that goes from setting up your development environment, through your first coding steps, all the way to creating a polished, commercial iOS 4 application. You'll run through examples from a variety of areas including a chat client, a video game, an interactive map, and background audio. You'll also learn how the new iOS 4 features apply to ...

Price:  $3.87  |  Publisher:  Manning  |  Release:  2011

Windows Phone 7 in Action

Windows Phone 7 in Action

by Timothy Binkley-Jones, Massimo Perga, Michael Sync

Windows Phone 7 in Action is a hands-on guide to programming the WP7 platform. It zips through standard phone, text, and email controls and dives head-first into how to build great mobile apps. You'll master the hardware APIs, access web services, and learn to build location and push applications. Along the way, you'll see how to create the stunning visual effects that can separate your apps from the pack.W...

Price:  $33.31  |  Publisher:  Manning  |  Release:  2012

Activiti in Action

Activiti in Action

by Tijs Rademakers

Activiti in Action introduces developers to business process modeling with Activiti. You'll start by exploring BPMN 2.0 from a developer's perspective. Then, you'll quickly move to examples that show you how to implement processes with Activiti. You'll dive into key areas of process modeling, including workflow, ESB usage, process monitoring, event handling, business rule engines, and document management in...

Price:  $12.99  |  Publisher:  Manning  |  Release:  2012

Enterprise OSGi in Action

Enterprise OSGi in Action

by Holly Cummins, Timothy Ward

Enterprise OSGi is a set of standards for building modular Java applications which integrate seamlessly with existing Java EE technologies. It extends the OSGi component framework to distributed systems.Enterprise OSGi in Action is a hands-on guide for developers using OSGi to build enterprise Java applications. Many examples and case studies show you how to build, test, and deploy modular web applications....

Price:  $50.28  |  Publisher:  Manning  |  Release:  2013

Sass and Compass in Action

Sass and Compass in Action

by Wynn Netherland, Nathan Weizenbaum, Chris Eppstein, Brandon Mathis

For 15 years, we've been using CSS to patiently paint the web by hand. No more! Sass and Compass add scripting and a library of components to standard CSS so you can simplify stylesheet authoring, automate tedious tasks, and add dynamic styling features to your pages. Think of Sass and Compass as power tools that allow you to paint with remarkable speed and precision.Sass and Compass in Action is a hands-on...

Price:  $6.50  |  Publisher:  Manning  |  Release:  2013

OpenCL in Action

OpenCL in Action

by Matthew Scarpino

OpenCL in Action blends the theory of parallel computing with the practical reality of building high-performance applications using OpenCL. It first guides you through the fundamental data structures in an intuitive manner. Then, it explains techniques for high-speed sorting, image processing, matrix operations, and fast Fourier transform. The book concludes with a deep look at the all-important subject of ...

Price:  $39.99  |  Publisher:  Manning  |  Release:  2011

Machine Learning in Action

Machine Learning in Action

by Peter Harrington

A machine is said to learn when its performance improves with experience. Learning requires algorithms and programs that capture data and ferret out the interesting or useful patterns. Once the specialized domain of analysts and mathematicians, machine learning is becoming a skill needed by many.Machine Learning in Action is a clearly written tutorial for developers. It avoids academic language and takes yo...

Price:  $22.27  |  Publisher:  Manning  |  Release:  2012

Arduino in Action

Arduino in Action

by Martin Evans, Joshua Noble, Jordan Hochenbaum

Arduino in Action is a hands-on guide to prototyping and building DIY electronics. You'll start with the basics - unpacking your board and using a simple program to make something happen. Then, you'll attempt progressively more complex projects as you connect Arduino to motors, LCD displays, Wi-Fi, GPS, and Bluetooth. You'll explore input/output sensors, including ultrasound, infrared, and light, and then u...

Price:  $16.54  |  Publisher:  Manning  |  Release:  2013

SOA Governance in Action

SOA Governance in Action

by Jos Dirksen

SOA Governance in Action shows developers how to apply governance concepts and implementation practices to achieve success in SOA projects. You'll learn practical techniques like building a metadata repository using WSO2 Registry or a custom monitoring dashboard using Bamos BAM. You'll also explore other supporting tools, such as using OpenAM, to implement security related policies. Along the way, you'll ex...

Price:  $39.99  |  Publisher:  Manning  |  Release:  2012

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