With the release of Java 7, numerous new features have been added that significantly improve
the developer's ability to create and maintain Java applications. These include language
improvements, such as better exception handling techniques, and additions to the Java core
libraries, such as new threading mechanisms.
This cookbook covers these new features using a series of recipes. Each recipe addresses
one or more new features and provides a template for using these features. This should make
it easier to understand the features along with when and how they can be used.
50 simple but incredibly effective recipes to immediately get you working with the exciting features of Visual Studio 2012
Take advantage of all of the new features of Visual Studio 2012, no matter what your programming language specialty is!
Get to grips with Windows 8 Store App development, .NET 4.5, asynchronous coding and new team development changes in this book and e-book
A concise and practical First Look Cookbook to immediately get you coding with Visual Studio 2012.
With the completely revised and thoroughly updated Java Cookbook, 2nd Edition, Java developers like you will learn by example, try out new features, and use sample code to understand how new additions to the language and platform work--and how to put them to work for you.
The long-awaited iOS 6 SDK (Software Development Kit) is finally out, and we need
to learn about all the great features that this release offers us. Apple did a great job
adding new features to the SDK and, of course, to iOS itself. iOS 6 is much more stable
than the previous versions of iOS, as you would expect. Things move very fast in Apple’s
world, and the iOS SDK is no exception. Obviously, picking up this book is an indication
that you are ready to start learning all there is to know about iOS 6 SDK, and
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Now you can overcome the vexing, real-life issues you confront when creating apps for the iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch. By making use of more than 100 new recipes in this updated cookbook, you'll quickly learn the steps necessary for writing complete iOS apps, whether they're as simple as a music player or feature a complex mix of animations, graphics, multimedia, a database, and iCloud storage.
Beginning Ubuntu Linux, Fifth Edition shows you how to take advantage of Lucid Lynx. Based on the best-selling previous edition, Emilio Raggi maintains a fine balance between teaching Ubuntu and introducing new features. Whether you aim to use it in the home or in the office, you'll be introduced to the world of Ubuntu Linux, from simple word processing to using cloud services.
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition is a widely used platform for enterprise server
programming in the Java programming language.
This book covers exciting recipes on securing, tuning, and extending Enterprise
Applications using a Java EE 6 implementation.
The book starts with the essential changes in Java EE 6. Then we will dive into the
implementation of some of the new features of the JPA 2.0 specification, and look at
implementing auditing for relational data stores.
et a head start evaluating Window 8. Based on the Release Preview of the software, this guide introduces new features and capabilities, with scenario-based insights demonstrating how to plan for, deploy, and maintain Windows 8 in an enterprise environment.
Network administrators will get an early, high-level view of these topics and more:
QL For Dummies, 7th Edition, shows programmers and web developers how to use SQL to build relational databases and get valuable information from them. This book covers the core features of the SQL language. Topics covered include how to use SQL to structure a DBMS and implement a database design; secure a database; and retrieve information from a database. This edition will be revised to reflect the new enhancements of SQL/XML:2008.
This edition of Real World Photoshop is more tightly focused for the needs and demands of the professional digital photographers. From acquiring images to using an efficient processing workflow to maintaining image quality and final output quality all within the powerful feature set of Adobe Photoshop CS5. Coverage of new CS5 features includes: Refining Edges, Eyedropper tools, Merge to HDR, Content Aware Fill/Scale/Heal, and Lens Profile.
be more closely in line with that of other object oriented languages.
This recipe will explain how to define classes using the new system, and give some detail about the features it has to offer. We will do this by creating a custom class to model a vehicle, with a method that will alert some details about it....
Access 2007: The Missing Manual was written from the ground up for this redesigned application. You will learn how to design complete databases, maintain them, search for valuable nuggets of information, and build attractive forms for quick-and-easy data entry. You'll even delve into the black art of Access programming (including macros and Visual Basic), and pick up valuable tricks and techniques to automate common tasks - even if you've never touched a line of code before.
The books in O'Reilly's Oracle series are authoritative -- they tell the whole story about complex topics, ranging from performance tuning to the use of packages in PL/SQL to new technologies like Power Objects. And they're independent; they're alternatives for readers who need to know how products and features really work. They're packed with real-world advice and techniques from practitioners in the field, and they come with disks containing code you can use immediately in your own applications.
The book is completely up-to-date with code, best practices, and browser compatibilities for HTML5 and CSS3—enabling you to dive in and make use of these new technologies in production environments.
Pro HTML5 and CSS3 Design Patterns is so much more than just a cookbook, though! It systematically covers every usable feature of CSS3 and combines these features with HTML5 to create reusable patterns.