Swift Pocket Reference

Programming for iOS and OS X

Programming for iOS and OS X

Publisher: O’Reilly Media
Final Release Date: December 2014
Pages: 186

Description

Get quick answers for developing and debugging applications with Swift, Apple’s multi-paradigm programming language. This pocket reference is the perfect on-the-job tool for learning Swift’s modern language features, including type safety, generics, type inference, closures, tuples, automatic memory management, and support for Unicode.

Designed to work with Cocoa and Cocoa Touch, Swift can be used in tandem with Objective-C, and either of these languages can call APIs implemented in the other. Swift is still evolving, but it’s clear that Apple sees it as the future language of choice for iOS and OS X software development. Continue reading

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The Four Intelligences of the Business Mind

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How to Rewire Your Brain and Your Business for Success

By Valeh Nazemoff

  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-6163-6
  • 136 Pages
  • User Level: Beginner to Advanced
  • Publication Date: November 10, 2014
  • Available eBook Formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF

Description

“I highly recommend that you look at your organization through the lens of The Four Intelligences of the Business Mind. If you do so, your business will improve in unexpected ways.” —Mark Waldman, Executive MBA Faculty, Loyola Marymount University

The Four Intelligences of the Business Mind uses a revolutionary four-quadrant-based approach to teach you how to retrain your brain to optimize and transform your business. Valeh Nazemoff has written an excellent book with a commonsense approach and clear guidance.” —Shaun Khalfan, Chief of Cyber Infrastructure, Department of the Navy Continue reading

Learn iOS 8 App Development

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2nd Edition

By James Bucanek

  • ISBN13: 978-1-484202-09-8
  • 768 Pages
  • User Level: Beginner to Intermediate
  • Publication Date: December 10, 2014
  • Available eBook Formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF

Description

Learn iOS 8 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 8 SDK. It’s an all-in-one getting started guide to building useful apps. 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. Continue reading

Beginning JavaScript Charts

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  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-6289-3
  • 620 Pages
  • User Level: Beginner to Intermediate
  • Publication Date: December 7, 2013
  • Available eBook Formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF

Description

Beginning JavaScript Charts shows how to convert your data into eye-catching, innovative, animated, and highly interactive browser-based charts. This book is suitable for developers of all experience levels and needs: for those who love fast and effective solutions, you can use the jqPlot library to generate charts with amazing effects and animations using only a few lines of code; if you want more power and need to create data visualization beyond traditional charts, then D3 is the JavaScript library for you; finally, if you need a high-performance, professional solution for interactive charts, then the Highcharts library is also covered. Continue reading

Create Web Charts with jqPlot

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By Fabio Nelli

  • ISBN13: 978-1-484208-63-2
  • 268 Pages
  • User Level: Beginner
  • Publication Date: November 19, 2014
  • Available eBook Formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF

Description

Create Web Charts with jqPlot shows how to convert your data into eye-catching, innovative, animated, and highly interactive browser-based charts. This book is suitable for developers of all experience levels and needs: for those who love fast and effective solutions, you can use the jqPlot library to generate charts with amazing effects and animations using only a few lines of code. Continue reading

Pro Vim

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Description

Pro Vim teaches you the real-world workflows, tips, and tricks of this powerful, terminal-based text editor. This book covers all the essentials, as well as lesser-known but equally powerful features that will ensure you become a top-level performant and professional user, able to jump between multiple sessions while manipulating and controlling with ease many different documents and programming files. With easy-to-digest chapters on all the areas you need to learn, this book is a key addition to your library that will enable you to become a fast, efficient user of Vim.

Create Web Charts with D3

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  • ISBN13: 978-1-484208-66-3
  • 316 Pages
  • User Level: Beginner
  • Publication Date: December 3, 2014
  • Available eBook Formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF

Full Description

Create Web Charts with D3 shows how to convert your data into eye-catching, innovative, animated, and highly interactive browser-based charts. This book is suitable for developers of all experience levels and needs: if you want power and control and need to create data visualization beyond traditional charts, then D3 is the JavaScript library for you.

By the end of the book, you will have a good knowledge of all the elements needed to manage data from every possible source, from high-end scientific instruments to Arduino boards, from PHP SQL databases queries to simple HTML tables, and from Matlab calculations to reports in Excel.  Continue reading