Beginning Haskell: A Project-Based Approach

By Alejandro Serrano Mena

Beginning Haskell offers a broad-based creation to the Haskell language, its libraries and setting, and to the practical programming paradigm that's quick starting to be in value within the software program undefined. The booklet takes a project-based method of studying the language that's unified round the construction of a web based storefront. very good insurance is given to the Haskell atmosphere and aiding instruments. those comprise the Cabal construct instrument for dealing with tasks and modules, the HUnit and QuickCheck instruments for software program checking out, the Scotty framework for constructing internet purposes, chronic and Esqueleto for database entry, and in addition parallel and dispensed programming libraries.

Functional programming is accumulating momentum, permitting programmers to specific themselves in a extra concise manner, lowering boilerplate and lengthening the protection of code. certainly, mainstream languages similar to C# and Java are adopting positive factors from useful programming, and from languages imposing that paradigm. Haskell is a chic and noise-free natural practical language with a protracted historical past, having an immense variety of library individuals and an energetic neighborhood. This makes Haskell the easiest instrument for either studying and employing sensible programming, and starting Haskell the correct booklet to teach off the language and what it could actually do.

  • Takes you thru a sequence of tasks exhibiting the several components of the language.
  • Provides an outline of an important libraries and instruments within the Haskell surroundings.
  • Teaches you ways to use practical styles in real-world situations.

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Web Design Blueprints

Key Features

  • Create awesome modern-day purposes that run seamlessly throughout a number of platforms
  • Implement a number of methodologies by way of growing diversified apps with dynamic features
  • This targeted project-based advisor may also help you construct your individual web pages efficiently

Book Description

The e-book offers uncomplicated directions on tips to layout and construct smooth internet utilizing the most recent tendencies in net improvement. you'll tips on how to layout responsive web content, created with glossy Flat consumer Interface layout styles, construct deep-scrolling web content with parallax 3D results, and roll-your-own single-page purposes. ultimately, you are going to paintings via an grand bankruptcy that mixes them all.

Each bankruptcy gains genuine traces of code so you might practice correct away.

What you'll Learn

  • Find out tips to create responsive websites
  • Create web content utilizing the principals of Flat design
  • Create deep-dive websites utilizing parallax scrolling
  • Discover find out how to use Ajax in single-page applications
  • Create responsive navigation with CSS and JavaScript
  • Create responsive padding with the field version property

About the Author

Benjamin LaGrone is an online developer who lives and works in Texas. He obtained his commence in programming on the age of 6 whilst he took his first desktop classification on the Houston Museum of common technological know-how. His first application was once "choose your personal event book", written in uncomplicated; he has fond stories of the times while software program wanted you to write down line numbers. quick ahead to approximately thirty years later: after identifying that desktops are right here to stick, Ben has made a occupation combining of his favourite issues, artwork and coding―creating artwork from code. one in all his favourite initiatives was once utilizing the GMaps API to map pathologies to chromosomes for melanoma study. eager about cellular units for a very long time, Ben thinks that the responsive net is likely one of the most fun, but very long time coming, new features of net improvement. He now works in a SaaS improvement store and is the cellular and responsive internet evangelist of the staff. whilst he isn't engaged on a few net undertaking, Ben spends his time development robots, tinkering with machines, consuming espresso, browsing, and instructing Kuk Sool martial arts.

Table of Contents

  1. Responsive internet Design
  2. Flat UI
  3. Parallax Scrolling
  4. Single web page Applications
  5. The dying superstar Chapter

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Drupal 7 Themes

By Ric Shreves

Give your Drupal web content a thrilling, straight forward new glance utilizing issues. From fitting new topics, to customizing them, to construction them from scratch, this is the total advisor you have been taking a look for.

Overview

  • Learn to create new Drupal 7 themes
  • No adventure of Drupal theming required
  • Discover recommendations and instruments for developing and editing themes
  • The first e-book to steer you thru the recent parts and issues to be had in Drupal 7

What you'll examine from this book

  • Learn concerning the Drupal 7 Theming Architecture
  • Find and set up new themes
  • Get the main from Drupal's subject matter configuration system
  • Create a brand new subject from scratch
  • Master PHPTemplate
  • Modify the default templates and styles
  • Override the default templates along with your own
  • Create dynamic styling that responds to the content material or the user
  • Discover instruments that make theming more uncomplicated and extra effective

Approach

Filled with sensible examples, this ebook permits you to comprehend the good judgment in the back of the theming method hired in Drupal, and the way to make it give you the results you want. you'll examine key innovations and paintings via examples with cautious, step by step instructions.

Who this ebook is written for

The major specifications to use this e-book are wisdom of HTML, CSS, and a slightly of creativity. you do not need to grasp whatever approximately theming in Drupal; all you would like is simple event of operating with Drupal.

Although this publication goals to make Drupal theming available to designers, theming in Drupal 7 contains writing a few personal home page code, and a easy wisdom of personal home page might be helpful.p>

Regardless of your technical talents, this e-book will educate you to layout subject matters in your Drupal web content quick and easily.

In Detail

Drupal is an award successful open resource content material administration procedure (CMS). in keeping with Hypertext Preprocessor and MySQL, its strength and suppleness mixed with its extraordinary layout suggest it really is essentially the most well known offerings for making a CMS website..

Drupal employs a really expert templating method and helps issues, which let you swap the appear and feel of your system's entrance and back-end interfaces..

Drupal 7 issues is a perfect advent to theming with Drupal 7. that will create a awesome new search for your Drupal 7 web site, this publication is for you. This booklet is a revised, up to date and accelerated version of Drupal 6 topics, rewritten particularly for Drupal 7.

This publication will convey you innovations and instruments that will help you enhance the appear and feel of any Drupal 7-powered site. ranging from the fundamentals of subject setup and configuration, you are going to know about the Drupal theming structure and the PHPTemplate engine, after which movement directly to editing present issues and development new subject matters from scratch. you'll find out approximately instruments to make your topic improvement easier.

A functional consultant displaying you the way to create issues in your Drupal 7 site

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WordPress 3 Cookbook

By Ric Shreves

It is a Packt Cookbook, this means that it comprises step by step directions to accomplish a selected target or remedy a specific challenge. there are many screenshots and defined useful projects to make comprehension fast and simple. This e-book isn't in particular for builders or programmers; particularly it may be utilized by a person who desires to get extra out in their WordPress weblog through following step by step directions. A uncomplicated wisdom of PHP/XHTML/CSS/WordPress is fascinating yet no longer worthwhile.

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Opa: Up and Running

By Henri Binsztok, Adam Koprowski, Ida Swarczewskaja

Want to simplify internet improvement? This hands-on ebook exhibits you the way to write down frontend and backend code concurrently, utilizing the Opa framework. Opa offers a whole stack for net program improvement, together with an internet server, database engine, distribution libraries, and a programming language that compiles to JavaScript.

You’ll research step by step how you can use Opa by way of construction initiatives during the process the publication: a wiki software just like Wikipedia, and a Twitter-like micro-blogging platform. become aware of how effortless it's to take advantage of Opa to enhance functions with real-time updates, database interactions, and internet carrier design.
• examine basic ideas, together with Opa’s useful programming style
• detect how Opa compiles to JavaScript, utilizing jQuery at the frontend and Node.js at the server
• build HTML assets dynamically and embed static assets on an Opa server
• Use Opa’s technique for appearing CRUD operations and storing key-value pairs in MongoDB
• construct an Opa consumer interface with the Bootstrap toolkit from Twitter
• examine version varieties, pattern-matching, polymorphic kinds, recursive services, and different complex features
• deal with person money owed by means of construction login varieties, dealing with account activation, and monitoring logged users
• construct a reactive UI—a real-time interface that constantly updates person events

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Build a Website for Free

By Mark Bell

Construct your self a cutting-edge website.
It’s enormously easy...and it won’t rate you a dime!

You want a site. yet you don’t want the hassles that sometimes decide on construction one or the rate of hiring another individual to do it. Here’s your resolution: construct an internet site at no cost! You’ll find out how you should use new net 2.0 applied sciences to create a domain that’s outstanding and potent. And here’s the easiest half: You’ll do all of it with software program and instruments that won’t price you a dime!

- Plan, manage, and layout a domain that truly works, utilizing instruments you will find for free
- detect the straightforward secrets and techniques of writing pages humans are looking to read
- Adapt your web site for simple viewing on cellular devices
- Use video in your site--and get another individual to pay for webhosting it
- upload an easy-to-update web publication and begin construction your personal net community
- fast and simply deal with “nuts and bolts” projects, from getting your website identify to importing your content
- Get your web site picked up by means of Google, Yahoo!, and different seek engines

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OpenLayers 3 Beginner s Guide

By Erik Hazzard

Get begun with OpenLayers three and improve your web content by means of developing and showing dynamic maps

About This Book

  • Create and exhibit maps on-line with the newest HTML5 gains to be had, utilizing the OpenLayers three library
  • Learn the best way to have interaction with the map and study top practices to enhance the loading time for a map
  • A sensible beginner's advisor, which additionally serves as a brief reference with beneficial screenshots and precise code explanations

Who This e-book Is For

Whether you're a hobbyist or a qualified internet developer, if you want to use maps in your site, then this ebook is for you. A easy figuring out of JavaScript might be necessary, yet isn't priceless. If you've gotten by no means labored with maps prior to, this booklet will introduce you to a few universal mapping subject matters and may consultant you thru the OpenLayers library. skilled builders may also use this ebook as a connection with OpenLayers three elements and to additional increase their knowledge.

What you are going to Learn

  • Build a whole, real-world OpenLayers program optimized for creation use
  • Work with various raster info resources to create a base map
  • Overlay vector facts assets and paintings with vector gains directly
  • Customize the looks of vector layers
  • Understand the idea that of map projections and the way to take advantage of them
  • Manage and paintings with interactions akin to click on and touch
  • Work with controls to augment the person experience
  • Target cellular structures and discover demanding situations offered by way of cellular development

In Detail

This publication is a realistic, hands-on consultant that offers you with all of the info you want to start with mapping utilizing the OpenLayers three library.

The booklet begins via exhibiting you the way to create an easy map. during the process the e-book, we are going to assessment each one part had to make a map in OpenLayers three, and you may prove with a full-fledged net map software. you'll research the major position of every OpenLayers three part in creating a map, and critical mapping ideas similar to projections and layers. you'll create your individual info records and fix to backend servers for mapping. A key a part of this publication can be devoted to construction a mapping program for cellular units and its particular components.

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The Mobile Book (By Smashing Magazine)

By Josh Clark, Jeremy Keith, Peter-Paul Koch, Stephanie Rieger, Trent Walton, Brad Frost, Dave Olsen, Dennis Kardys

Speedy Overview

Our fresh published cellular booklet positive factors an important issues it's worthwhile to recognize as a dressmaker, developer or cellular strategist on your web pages. You’ll dive deep into the peculiarities of the cellular undefined, discover responsive layout technique, layout styles and optimization options, find out about wireframing and prototyping for cellular in addition to the tips for designing with gestures and contact. As an additional, the booklet offers insights into the preferred systems corresponding to iOS, home windows mobilephone and so forth. in addition to introduces constructing and debugging strategies for complex HTML5 internet applications.

Table of Contents

- Foreword by means of Jeremy Keith

PART I—THE cellular LANDSCAPE
- What’s happening In cellular? by way of Peter-Paul Koch
- the way forward for cellular by means of Stephanie Rieger

PART II—RESPONSIVE internet DESIGN
- Responsive layout process by means of Trent Walton
- Responsive layout styles by means of Brad Frost
- Optimizing For cellular through Dave Olson

PART III—UX layout FOR MOBILE
- Hands-On layout For cellular through Dennis Kardys
- Designing For contact via Josh Clark

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Linked Data: Structured data on the Web

By David Wood, Marsha Zaidman, Luke Ruth, Michael Hausenblas

The present net can be a selection of associated records valuable for human intake. The evolving internet contains information collections which may be pointed out and associated so one can be ate up via automatic techniques. The W3C method of this can be associated info and it's already utilized by Google, fb, IBM, Oracle, and govt organizations worldwide.

Linked info provides useful thoughts for utilizing associated facts on the internet through time-honored instruments like JavaScript and Python. You'll paintings step by step via examples of accelerating complexity as you discover foundational thoughts akin to HTTP URIs, the source Description Framework (RDF), and the SPARQL question language. Then you'll use a number of associated facts rfile codecs to create robust net functions and mashups.

Written to be instantly valuable to net builders, this ebook calls for no earlier publicity to associated information or Semantic net applied sciences.

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Web Development with Clojure: Build Bulletproof Web Apps with Less Code

By Dmitri Sotnikov

Modern internet purposes deserve sleek instruments. Harness the JVM's wealthy infrastructure whereas benefiting from the expressive strength and brisk functionality of a contemporary useful language. take advantage of Clojure's specified merits for net improvement. step-by-step, observe the basics of programming in Clojure to construct real-world, specialist net purposes. This version positive aspects new libraries, instruments, and top practices, and specializes in constructing smooth single-page functions.

Stop constructing net apps with yesterday's instruments. this present day, builders are more and more adopting Clojure as a web-development platform. See for your self what makes Clojure so fascinating, as you create a chain of net apps of becoming complexity, showing the entire strategy of internet improvement utilizing a contemporary useful language. trip via the entire steps in constructing a wealthy photo Gallery net application--from belief to packaging and deployment. you are going to paintings hands-on with Clojure and construct real-world, expert internet apps.

This totally up to date moment version unearths the alterations within the speedily evolving Clojure surroundings. wake up to hurry at the many new libraries, instruments, and top practices. achieve services within the well known Ring/Compojure stack utilizing the Luminus framework. find out how Clojure works with databases and speeds improvement of RESTful prone. See why ClojureScript is quickly turning into a favored front-end platform, and use ClojureScript with the preferred Reagent library to construct single-page applications.

This booklet is for you, no matter if you are already accustomed to Clojure or in case you are thoroughly new to the language.

What You Need:

The most up-to-date JVM, Clojure 1.6+, and the Leiningen construct instrument, in addition to an editor similar to Emacs, IntelliJ, Eclipse, mild desk, or VI.

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