Programming Google App Engine with Java: Build & Run Scalable Java Applications on Google's Infrastructure

By Dan Sanderson

This sensible consultant indicates intermediate and complicated internet and cellular app builders find out how to construct hugely scalable Java purposes within the cloud with Google App Engine. The flagship of Google's Cloud Platform, App Engine hosts your app on infrastructure that grows immediately together with your site visitors, minimizing up-front expenses and accommodating unforeseen viewers. You’ll examine hands-on find out how to practice universal improvement initiatives with App Engine prone and improvement instruments, together with deployment and maintenance.

For Java functions, App Engine offers a J2EE average servlet box with a whole Java 7 JVM and traditional library. simply because App Engine helps universal Java API criteria, your code remains fresh and portable.

  • Get a hands-on advent to App Engine's instruments and contours, utilizing an instance application
  • Simulate App Engine in your improvement laptop at once from Eclipse
  • Structure your app into separately addressable modules, every one with its personal scaling configuration
  • Exploit the ability of the scalable Cloud Datastore, utilizing queries, transactions, and knowledge modeling with JPA
  • Use Cloud SQL for normal relational databases with App Engine applications
  • Learn how one can set up, deal with, and investigate cross-check your software on Google infrastructure

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CSS Mastery: Advanced Web Standards Solutions (Black & White)

By Andy Budd

Building on what made the 1st variation a bestseller, CSS Mastery: complicated internet criteria options, moment Edition unites the disparate info on CSS-based layout unfold through the net into one definitive, sleek advisor. Revised to hide CSS3, the ebook may be learn from entrance to again, with every one bankruptcy construction at the earlier one. even though, it could even be used as a reference ebook, dipping into each one bankruptcy or strategy to support resolve particular difficulties. in brief, this can be the only e-book on CSS it's essential to have.

This moment variation contains:

  • New examples and up to date browser help info
  • New case reports from Simon Collison and Cameron Moll
  • CSS3 examples, displaying new CSS3 positive factors, and CSS3 equivalents to attempted and verified CSS2 thoughts

What you’ll learn

  • The top perform innovations in CSS layout.
  • The most crucial (and difficult) elements of CSS
  • Identify and fasten the commonest CSS difficulties
  • How to house the commonest insects
  • Completely brand new browser help details
  • Covers CSS3 in addition to CSS2 displaying you the way forward for CSS

Who this ebook is for

This publication is aimed in the direction of intermediate internet designers/developers, even though the examples are basic adequate for beginner designers/developers with a uncomplicated realizing of CSS to grasp.

The CSS 2/3 content material of the booklet is brought in a manner that permits you to profit CSS2 strategies for you to enforce now in specialist paintings, after which gem up on CSS3 thoughts to begin having a look in the direction of the future.

Table of Contents

  1. Setting the principles
  2. Getting Your kinds to Hit the objective
  3. Visual Formatting version evaluation
  4. Using Backgrounds for impact
  5. Styling hyperlinks
  6. Styling Lists and developing Nav Bars
  7. Styling varieties and knowledge Tables
  8. Layout
  9. Bugs and insect solving
  10. Case research: Roma Italia
  11. Case learn: Climb the Mountains

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The Smashing Book #2 (Digital Edition) (Smashing Books)

By Smashing Magazine

This booklet stocks priceless functional perception into layout, usability and coding. It offers expert recommendation for designing cellular functions and development winning e-commerce web pages, and it explains universal coding errors and the way to prevent them. You’ll discover the rules layout pondering and picture layout and how you can follow psychology and online game concept to create enticing person experiences.

Well-respected execs have labored with us to supply intriguing and complete chapters.


- the foundations of serious image Design
- seen vs. Invisible Design
- Designing cellular consumer Experience
- Sketching, Wireframing and Prototyping
- purple Flags (Warning indicators) in internet Development
- the way forward for net Typography
- making use of online game layout rules to person event Design
- once they click on: Psychology of website design and person Behavior
- layout styles in e-Commerce web pages (Study)
- how you can Make a publication (Like This One)

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HTML5 24-Hour Trainer

By Joseph W. Lowery, Mark Fletcher

Comprehensive written and interactive guide for studying HTML5
HTML is the center know-how for development web pages. this day, with HTML5 commencing the net to new degrees of wealthy content material and dynamic interactivity, builders are trying to find info to benefit and make the most of HTML5. HTML5 24-Hour Trainer offers that info, giving new and aspiring internet builders the information they should in achieving early luck while construction websites.
* Covers the main simple points of an online web page, together with a quick advent to Cascading variety Sheets (CSS)
* presents classes which are subsidized up by?professionally created education video clips and interactive content material to totally illustrate the dynamic nature of HTML5 and the web, whereas additionally delivering a whole studying event
* Combines easy-to-follow classes with expertly crafted education video clips to supply you with either written and interactive guide for studying HTML5

Written via bestselling writer Joseph Lowery and with?video content material created through famous multimedia and eLearning manufacturer Mark Fletcher, HTML5 24-Hour Trainer brings the recent gains of HTML5 and the net to lifestyles in contrast to the other resource.

Note: As a part of the print model of this name, video classes are integrated on DVD. For publication models, video classes might be accessed at utilizing a hyperlink supplied within the inside of the e-book.

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Professional Mobile Web Development with WordPress, Joomla! and Drupal

By James Pearce

How to increase robust cellular websites utilizing renowned content material administration structures (CMS)

Mobile is the most well liked factor going—and constructing content material for cellular units and browsers is even warmer than that.  This publication is your advisor to it all—how to layout, construct, and install websites, blogs and providers that may paintings brilliantly for cellular clients. You’ll find out about the state of the art of cellular net improvement, the instruments to be had to take advantage of, and the easiest practices for growing compelling cellular consumer interfaces. Then, utilizing the preferred content material administration platforms, WordPress, Joomla!, and Drupal, you’ll find out how to construction world-class cellular websites from present structures and content..  The booklet walks you thru each one platform, together with the right way to use third-party plug-ins and topics, explains the innovations for writing your personal good judgment, easy methods to swap among cellular and computing device, and lots more and plenty more.

  • Provides a technical assessment of the cellular panorama and acquaints you with  more than a few cellular units and networks
  • Covers issues universal to all structures, together with web site topologies, switching among cellular and laptop, universal person interface styles, and more
  • Walks you thru every one content material administration platform—WordPress, Joomla!, and Drupal—first targeting normal plug-ins and subject matters after which exploring complex concepts for writing your individual subject matters or logic
  • Explains the easiest practices for trying out, deploying, and integrating a cellular net site
  • Also explores analytics, m-commerce, and web optimization concepts for mobile

Get prior to the the cellular net improvement curve with this expert and in-depth reference guide!

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Professional Web Video: Plan, Produce, Distribute, Promote, and Monetize Quality Video

By Richard Harrington

Add professional-level video on your internet communications toolbox with a whole realizing of the method, strength and boundaries of net video. Step up from the mini-cam event with this strong creation to expert making plans and construction strategies, making sure that your video meets an identical criteria you put for each different verbal exchange application aspect. Audio, lights, modifying, encoding, are only the various necessities you learn the way the professionals produce first-class video for the net. The spouse site comprises making plans and creation templates, demo documents, and web publication updates that will help you placed all of it to be just right for you on an everyday basis.

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Scalable and Modular Architecture for CSS

By Jonathan Snook

Scalable and Modular structure for CSS by way of Jonathan Snook
English | ISBN: 0985632100, 9780985632106 | 2012 | 112 pages | PDF | four MB

CSS is messy. at the least, it usually turns out to get messy as initiatives and groups develop in dimension. If you’ve ever battled specificity matters by means of throwing “important!” at them, or came upon the elements of your website so more and more intertwined that you’re afraid to alter whatever, then this e-book is for you. If you’ve ever come right into a undertaking and located your self harassed through the present code, then this ebook is in your co-workers. Scalable and Modular structure for CSS explores concepts which could make your websites extra manageable.

A versatile consultant to constructing websites small and massive. Scalable and Modular structure for CSS (or SMACSS, stated “smacks”, for brief) is extra type advisor than inflexible framework. There’s no library inside right here that you should obtain or set up. SMACSS is how to research your layout technique and so as to healthy these inflexible frameworks right into a versatile suggestion strategy. It’s an try to record a constant method of web site improvement whilst utilizing CSS. and very, who isn’t construction a domain with CSS those days?!

Learn in regards to the 4 forms of CSS ideas for state-based layout, and the way this method of improvement could make it more uncomplicated to paintings on greater websites and with better teams.

Categorizing CSS Rules
Base Rules
Layout Rules
Module Rule
State Rules
Theme Rules
Changing State

Aspects of SMACSS
Depth of Applicability
Selector Performance
Drop the Base
The Icon Module
Complicated Inheritance

Formatting Code

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CSS Cookbook, 3rd Edition (Animal Guide)

By Christopher Schmitt

Learn tips on how to clear up the real difficulties you face with CSS. This cookbook bargains hundreds of thousands of useful examples for utilizing CSS to structure your websites, and comprises code samples you should use right now. you can find precisely what you wish, from the fundamentals to advanced hacks and workarounds.

Each recipe explains find out how to customise an answer to satisfy your wishes, and every bankruptcy includes a pattern layout that showcases the themes mentioned. you are going to find out about the habit of the most recent browsers-including IE eight, Firefox three, Safari four, and Google Chrome—and how one can unravel changes within the methods they show your web content. prepared in a handy structure for fast reference, this 3rd variation is a invaluable spouse for someone operating with CSS.

  • Learn the fundamentals, comparable to the CSS rule structure
  • Work with internet typography and web page layout
  • Create results for photographs and different web page elements
  • Learn suggestions for configuring lists, kinds, and tables
  • Design potent internet navigation and create customized links
  • Get artistic by way of combining CSS with JavaScript
  • Learn beneficial troubleshooting techniques
  • Explore positive aspects of HTML5 and CSS3

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The Art and Science of CSS

By Jonathan Snook, Steve Smith, Jina Bolton, Cameron Adams, David Johnson

CSS-based layout doesn't must be uninteresting. The artwork & technological know-how of CSS brings jointly a skilled number of designers who will assist you take the development blocks of your internet site's layout (such as headings, navigation, types, and extra) and convey them to lifestyles with absolutely standards-compliant CSS.
This full color publication permits you to layout websites that not just paintings good throughout all browsers, are effortless to take care of, and are hugely available, yet also are visually wonderful.
* Create really interesting headings. * realize a number of how you can current photos successfully. * Use heritage photographs to offer your web site zest. * construct usable and tasty navigation. * layout varieties which are fashionable and sensible. * tips on how to break free from the sq. field gclich. * Create funky tables. * and many more

From the Publisher

Jonathan Snook, Steve Smith, Jina Bolton, Cameron Adams, and David Johnson, 5 of the most important names in CSS layout have joined forces to convey you The artwork & technology Of CSS.

superbly offered in complete colour, this booklet will train you the way to use cutting edge CSS-based innovations to create visually attractive headings, types, menus, navigation, backgrounds, and lots more and plenty more...

utilizing The artwork & technological know-how Of CSS, you'll see simply how effortless it's to unharness your inventive skills and layout inspirational sites with CSS.

All designs during this booklet are visually beautiful and encouraging. The CSS code used to create all of the parts is incorporated and warranted to be uncomplicated, effective and cross-browser suitable.
between its many treasures, this ebook will convey you the way to:

* structure calendars, menus and desk of contents utilizing CSS * Create horizontal, vertical and tab-based navigation platforms utilizing CSS * Create rounded corners utilizing CSS * layout fashionable site headings * prepare funky & creative web site backgrounds * Use CSS to render blockquotes, dates and lists in a visually beautiful demeanour All designs during this booklet are visually beautiful and encouraging. The code CSS code used to create all the parts is supplied and is guaranteed to be uncomplicated, effective and cross-browser compatible.

Who should still learn This Book?

This booklet is perfect for somebody who desires to achieve the sensible talents excited about utilizing CSS to make beautiful sites, specially if you're now not the sort who loves to research by way of memorizing a proper specification after which attempting to figure out which browsers carried out it thoroughly (does a person get pleasure from studying specifications?). the single wisdom you'll should have is a few familiarity with HTML. This publication will supply designers the talents they should enforce their rules, and gives builders with artistic proposal via sensible examples.

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Pro PHP and jQuery

Take benefit of the enhanced functionality and diminished reminiscence specifications of personal home page model 7, and learn how to make the most of the recent integrated Hypertext Preprocessor features and lines comparable to typed variable enforcement with declare(strict_types=1) and the hot to be had facts kinds, scalar style declarations for functionality arguments and go back statements, consistent arrays utilizing define(), argument unpacking with the ... operator, integer department with intdiv(), the null coalesce operator, the spaceship operator, new exception forms, and enhancements to present features.

Pro Hypertext Preprocessor and jQuery, moment Edition is for intermediate point programmers attracted to development internet functions utilizing jQuery and Hypertext Preprocessor. up to date for Hypertext Preprocessor model 7 and the most recent model of jQuery, this e-book teaches a few complicated personal home page thoughts and it exhibits you ways to take your dynamic purposes to the following point via including a JavaScript layer utilizing the jQuery framework and APIs.

After interpreting and utilizing this ebook, you will come away having outfitted a completely useful personal home page and jQuery net program so you might reapply as a template in your personal specific internet application. 

Pro personal home page and jQuery, moment Edition is for intermediate point programmers attracted to development internet purposes utilizing jQuery and Hypertext Preprocessor. up-to-date for Hypertext Preprocessor model 7 and the newest model of jQuery, this booklet teaches a few complicated personal home page ideas and it indicates you the way to take your dynamic purposes to the subsequent point by way of including a JavaScript layer utilizing the jQuery framework and APIs, thought of the preferred JavaScript libraries.

After analyzing and utilizing this ebook, you are going to come away realizing a completely useful personal home page utilizing jQuery net program case learn that you should reapply as a template on your personal specific internet application.

Moreover, from personal home page 7, you will get uniform variable syntax, the AST-based compilation strategy, the extra Closure::call(), bitwise shift consistency throughout systems, the (null coalesce) operator, Unicode codepoint break out syntax, go back kind declarations, and new and more straightforward extensions improvement with help for redis, MongoDB and masses more. 

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