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Astronomical Cybersketching. Observational Drawing with PDAs by Peter Grego

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By Peter Grego

SketchingtheSkies without notice and unexpectedly, a brand new megastar seemed within the evening sky, and everybody locally was once alarmed. not anyone may take into account having visible its like earlier than. astounding to examine, this unforeseen intruder within the heavenly vault gave off a gentle that nearly rivaled that of the whole Moon, drowning out the wide-spread styles of stars with its glare. the hot star’s regular white gentle penetrated deep into the sacred cave, illuminating an age-old patchwork of intricately drawn pictographs; a few of these depicted terrestrial items and occasions, from mundane sketches of bison to tremendous and sweeping panoramic photographs of untamed galloping horses. different scenes confirmed celestial phenomena, equivalent to the stages of the Moon and in demand asterisms, or big name styles. the following morning, observed via solemn chanting within which the total c- munity participated, an aged shaman entered the sacred cave through the sunshine of a fiery model and chosen an appropriate quarter upon which to depict the recent big name. as soon as the art was once accomplished, the shaman reappeared on the cave front; he held out his palms large to the slowly brightening morning skies and introduced that the pow- ful magic of the recent famous person have been captured and will now be used to make sure the continued prosperity of his tribe.

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The PayPal Official Insider Guide to Mobile Profits: Make by Matt T. Jones

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By Matt T. Jones

Cellular trade possibilities are in every single place humans move, 24/7. And PayPal is within the vanguard of harnessing these possibilities, providing cellular companies speedier, more straightforward, more secure, and extra confident purchaser checkout studies. PayPal’s cellular checkout instruments aid ecocnomic web pages and apps on all of today’s smartphones, pills, and different transportable units. This ebook exhibits how one can enforce those instruments to extra successfully catch this giant new profit flow. You’ll how you can companion with PayPal to:Maximize check possibilities within the open cellular marketplaceApply cellular web site and app development most sensible practicesIntegrate PayPal cellular show checkout and check software program systemsMaster cellular shopper procuring habit, expertise, and cost trendsProfit with customized, effective PayPal cellular money innovations to your enterprise This professional, easy-to-follow advice–straight from those that layout and construct PayPal Mobile–is your direct hyperlink to potent cellular funds and company good fortune.

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Learn cocos2d 2: Game Development for iOS by Steffen Itterheim

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By Steffen Itterheim

Create compelling 2nd video games with research cocos2d 2: video game improvement with iOS. This publication indicates you ways to take advantage of the strong new cocos2d, model 2 online game engine to increase video games for iPhone and iPad with tilemaps, digital joypads, online game middle, and extra. better of all, this publication may have you making video games correct from the very commence. It courses you step by step throughout the production of pattern video games. those enjoyable examples are modeled after renowned App shop video games and educate you key suggestions of the recent cocos2d 2 online game engine and correct instruments like TexturePacker (texture atlas), PhysicsEditor (physics collision shapes), Particle dressmaker (particle effects), Glyph fashion designer (bitmap fonts), and others.

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Learning Android Forensics by Rohit Tamma, Donnie Tindall

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By Rohit Tamma, Donnie Tindall

A hands-on advisor to Android forensics, from establishing the forensic notebook to reading key forensic artifacts

About This Book

  • A expert, step by step method of forensic research entire with key options and techniques
  • Analyze the most well-liked Android purposes utilizing loose and open resource tools
  • Learn forensically-sound middle information extraction and restoration techniques

Who This booklet Is For

If you're a forensic analyst or a knowledge safeguard specialist desirous to improve your wisdom of Android forensics, then this can be the e-book for you. a few easy wisdom of the Android cellular platform is expected.

In Detail

Many forensic examiners depend upon advertisement, push-button instruments to retrieve and examine info, even if there's no device that does both of those jobs completely. This e-book will introduce you to the Android platform and its structure, and gives a high-level evaluation of what Android  forensics includes. you will discover how facts is kept on Android units and the way to establish a electronic forensic exam atmosphere. subsequent, you are going to wade through many of the actual and logical options to extract information from units to acquire forensic facts. additionally, you will the right way to reverse-engineer purposes and forensically research the knowledge with assistance from quite a few open resource and advertisement tools.

By the tip of this booklet, you've gotten an entire figuring out of the Android forensic process.

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The Little Book on CoffeeScript: The JavaScript Developer's by Alex MacCaw

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By Alex MacCaw

This little e-book exhibits JavaScript builders the best way to construct incredible net purposes with CoffeeScript, the extraordinary little language that is gaining huge curiosity. via instance code, this consultant demonstrates how CoffeeScript abstracts JavaScript, supplying syntactical sugar and fighting many universal blunders. you are going to research CoffeeScript's syntax and idioms step-by-step, from simple variables and services to complicated comprehensions and periods. Written by means of Alex MacCaw, writer of JavaScript internet purposes, with contributions from CoffeeScript author Jeremy Ashkenas, this publication speedy teaches you top practices for utilizing this language-not simply at the shopper part, yet for server-side purposes in addition. it is time to take a experience with the little language which could.

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Murach's Android Programming by Joel Murach

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By Joel Murach

This booklet teaches someone with a easy figuring out of Java easy methods to strengthen Android apps at a qualified point. to begin, it exhibits tips on how to use the Eclipse IDE to code, try out, and debug a Tip Calculator app for a cellphone or pill. Then, it expands upon this app to teach must-have Android abilities corresponding to operating with layouts, widgets, occasions, issues, kinds, menus, personal tastes, and fragments. subsequent, this publication offers extra apps that illustrate Android talents youll use on a daily basis, comparable to operating with threads, records, adapters, intents, prone, notifications, broadcast receivers, SQLite databases, content material companies, and app widgets. eventually, this publication provides an app that makes use of the Google Maps API and exhibits you the way to publish your comprehensive apps to the Google Play shop. The real-world apps allow you to see how the abilities youre studying interact, they usually illustrate how and whilst youd use each one ability. And the entire content material is gifted in Murach precise paired-pages kind that builders locate so transparent and time-saving for either education and reference.

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iPhone User Interface Cookbook by Cameron Banga

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By Cameron Banga

A concise dissection of Apple's iOS consumer interface layout principles

  • Learn easy methods to construct an intuitive interface in your destiny iOS application
  • Avoid app rejection with exact perception into the best way to top abide by way of Apple's interface guidelines
  • Written for designers new to iOS, who might be unusual with Objective-C or coding an interface
  • Chapters hide a number of topics, from usual interface components to optimizing customized video game interfaces

In Detail

The significant progress premiums for the iPhone, iPod contact, and iPad have driven shoppers to a brand new ''App'' economic system, with builders racing to the platform. cellular touch-centric interfaces differ tremendously from conventional computing systems, and programmers in addition to designers needs to discover ways to adapt to the recent form-factor.

The iPhone consumer Interface Cookbook deals a whole breakdown of normal interface layout at the iPhone, iPod contact, and iPad. you are going to research the instruments in the back of the alternate, how one can appropriately make the most of normal interface parts, and customized UI methods that might support your paintings stand out at the App Store.

The booklet is designed to be an entire assessment of interface layout on all iOS structures, supplying perception and an inside of look at app layout. a number of issues are coated, beginning with an outline of instruments for the app interface clothier, touching upon well known interface parts similar to the Tab Bar, and providing feedback for complicated video game interfaces. no matter if you are new to the platform or a professional developer with quite a few purposes within the App shop, this booklet strives to coach each person easy and simple to enforce counsel for iOS interface layout. despite ability point, the iPhone consumer Interface Cookbook bargains an in depth breakdown of all issues interface design.

What you are going to study from this book

  • Implementation of Apple designed interface elements that meet the mandatory standards
  • Make your program instantly widely used to the user
  • Customize your interface, so it sticks out within the App Store
  • Practices to prevent in order that Apple does not reject your app
  • Differences among the iPhone and iPad interfaces
  • Preventing your interface from changing into out of date with destiny working procedure upgrades
  • Making iOS particular contact reveal machine interfaces
  • Guidelines to assist continue your app available to all people

Approach

Written in a cookbook variety, this ebook bargains options utilizing a recipe established method. each one recipe comprises step by step directions by means of an research of what was once performed in every one job and different necessary info. The cookbook strategy capability you could dive into no matter what recipes you will have in no specific order.

Who this booklet is written for

The iPhone Interface Cookbook is written from the floor up for those who are new to iOS or program interface layout as a rule. every one bankruptcy discusses the reasoning and layout procedure at the back of severe interface parts, in addition to the right way to most sensible combine each one into any iPhone or iPad program. special and straight-forward recipes support supply information and construct realizing some distance past what's provided via Apple's Human Interface Guidelines.

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Build Mobile Websites and Apps for Smart Devices by Earle Castledine, Myles Eftos, Max Wheeler

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By Earle Castledine, Myles Eftos, Max Wheeler

Construct cellular web pages and Apps for shrewdpermanent units is a realistic advisor for front-end net designers and builders. you will discover a enjoyable and clean method of cellular website design and improvement, with huge, immense scope for chance. cellular net improvement is altering swiftly, with a better emphasis on sleek touch-screen smartphones. via following the recommendation during this ebook, you will be certain you are studying the talents youneed to utilize this new know-how.

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Droid Pocket Guide, The by Jason D. O'Grady

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By Jason D. O'Grady

This is your crucial spouse to the Android-powered Droid phone. The Droid Pocket advisor, moment variation, steers you thru the best way to: organize and quick begin utilizing your Droid smartphone.Make and obtain calls and textual content messages. ship electronic mail and synchronize your mail together with your Gmail account.Surf the net with the integrated Android browser.Search y our mobile and the internet through voice.Browse and obtain apps int he Android Marketi.Find your home on the earth, utilizing the phone's GPS and Google Maps Navigation.Keep tune of your contacts and calendar--and, in fact, sync your mobilephone along with your Google account.Shoot and immediately assessment photographs and movies with the integrated digicam.

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Professional iOS Database Application Programming by Patrick Alessi

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By Patrick Alessi

Updated and revised assurance that comes with the most recent models of iOS and Xcode

Whether you are a beginner or skilled developer, you'll want to dive into this up to date source on database program programming for the iPhone and iPad. jam-packed with greater than 50 percentage new and revised fabric - together with thoroughly rebuilt code, screenshots, and entire insurance of latest gains relating database programming and firm integration in iOS 6 - this must-have booklet intends to proceed the precedent set through the former version by way of assisting hundreds of thousands of builders grasp database software programming.

  • Shows you ways to shop information utilizing SQLite, version and deal with info utilizing middle info, and combine with internet Services
  • Explains the best way to reap the benefits of the integrated features of the iPhone and iPad
  • Details options for integrating iOS functions into firm type systems
  • Encourages you to use multi-core processors, shop info within the cloud, and use storyboards to strengthen the UI to your app

By the tip of the publication, it is possible for you to to expectantly enforce a knowledge pushed software for the iPhone and iPad and combine an iOS software inside of an current company system.

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