Mastering Dojo walks you through the whole range of modern web programming problems, from bringing simple web pages to life with widgets and animation, to designing and building an enterprise-class, single-page Rich Internet Application (RIA).
Want to learn how to create great user experiences on today's Web? In this book, UI experts Bill Scott and Theresa Neil present more than 75 design patterns for building web interfaces that provide rich interaction. Distilled from the authors' years of experience at Sabre, Yahoo!, and Netflix, these best practices are grouped into six key principles to help you take advantage of the web technologies available today. With an entire section devoted to each design principle, Designing Web
“If you have been considering buying a book about mobile development that is cross‑browser and cross‑vendor, you should stop right now and buy Head First Mobile Web. It’s written by amazingly smart people [who] have great experience on mobile and don’t stop at one platform, but work on all of them. Many developers spend days arguing [whether] they should go native or web. This book smoothly goes from introductory topics to advanced ones, giving you all the needed information to create exciting content for mobile.
People expect effortless, engaging interaction with desktop and web applications, but producing software that generates enjoyable user experiences is much harder than many companies anticipate. With Effective UI, you'll learn proven user-experience strategies that will satisfy your clients and customers, drive business value, and increase brand strength.
This book shows you how to capture the collaborative and cooperative spirit among designers, engineers, and management required for building engaging software.
“ Web 2.0 is a massive social experiment
This is an opportunity to build a new
kind of international understanding,
not politician to politician, great man to
great man, but citizen to citizen,
person to person.
It's a chance for people to look at a
computer screen and really, genuinely
wonder who's out there looking back
at them. ”
Query expansion by word alterations (alternative forms of a word) is often used in Web search to replace word stemming. This allows users to specify particular word forms in a query. However, if many alterations are added, query traffic will be greatly increased. In this paper, we propose methods to select only a few useful word alterations for query expansion. The selection is made according to the appropriateness of the alteration to the query context (using a bigram language model), or according to its expected impact on the retrieval effectiveness (using a regression model).
Web designers are always comparing notes with each other, studying the code behind Web
pages they admire, and trying to figure out how to create the latest rollover effects, pop-up
windows, and graphic elements that make a Web page come to life.
As three experienced Web designers, we’ve been playing this game for years, looking over
the shoulders of our colleagues and sharing our best ideas with each other.
Want to create animated graphics for iPhone, iPad, and the Web, using familiar Adobe features? You’ve come to the right book. Adobe Edge Animate: The Missing Manual shows you how to build HTML5 graphics with Adobe visual tools. No programming experience? No problem. Adobe Edge Animate writes all of the code for you. With this book, you’ll be designing great-looking web elements in no time.
Want to create animated graphics for iPhone, iPad, and the Web, using familiar Adobe features? You’ve come to the right guide. Adobe Edge Animate Preview 7: The Missing Manual shows you how to build HTML5 graphics with Adobe visual tools. No programming experience? No problem. Adobe Edge Animate writes all the code for you. With this book, you’ll be designing great-looking web elements in no time.
An introduction to jQuery that requires minimal programming experience
Detailed solutions to specific client-side problems
For web designers to create interactive elements for their designs
For developers to create the best user interface for their web applications
Packed with great examples, code, and clear explanations
Tom Sarrazin holds a Master’s degree in Communication and Media Studies,
English Studies and Spanish Studies from the University of Leipzig, Germany. He
has studied at universities in Europe, Africa and Asia and has gained hands-on
experience during assignments in a number of African countries.
His particular areas of interest have included communication and development
as well as development co-operation in the context of African and Latin American
countries. He also has extensive experience in new media, web publishing and