SQL For Dummies

By Allen G. Taylor

Uncover the secrets and techniques of SQL and begin development greater relational databases today!

This enjoyable and pleasant consultant can help you demystify database administration structures so that you can create extra strong databases and entry details conveniently. up-to-date for the most recent SQL performance, SQL For Dummies, eighth Edition covers the middle SQL language and indicates you ways to take advantage of SQL to constitution a DBMS, enforce a database layout, safe your info, and retrieve info in case you desire it.

  • Includes new improvements of SQL:2011, together with temporal information performance which lets you set legitimate occasions for transactions to take place and is helping hinder database corruption
  • Covers developing, getting access to, manipulating, holding, and storing info in relational database administration structures like entry, Oracle, SQL Server, and MySQL
  • Provides information for holding your info secure from robbery, unintentional or malicious corruption, or loss because of gear mess ups and recommendation on doing away with mistakes on your work

Don't be daunted through database improvement anymore - get SQL For Dummies, eighth Edition, and you will be in your option to SQL stardom.

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Rails 4 Application Development: Hotshot

By Saurabh Bhatia

Build easy to complicated functions in Rails four via 10 intriguing projects

About This Book

  • Build fascinating software eventualities with Rails 4
  • Upgrade your wisdom for the most recent adjustments within the Rails framework
  • Follow the project-based method of development functions from uncomplicated to complicated ability levels

Who This ebook Is For

If you're a developer who's already acquainted with the fundamentals of the Rails framework and feature formerly labored with Rails 3.2 or past, then this can be the fitting publication for you. it really is assumed that you've a few earlier adventure with the improvement of functions. This publication may help you to improve your present wisdom and in addition be certain its applicability. you may be anticipated to setup Rails, MySQL / PostgreSQL, Mongodb and required dependencies themselves.

What you'll Learn

  • Learn approximately new syntaxes and semantics brought in Rails four and their sensible usage
  • Discover new how one can use the parts and gem stones from earlier types of Rails
  • Set up full-text seek, never-ending scroll, and modal boxes
  • Create mountable engines and make the code reusable
  • Make a number of APIs (such as Google Maps and Twitter) paintings with every one other
  • Create API-only functions to function a backend for cellular applications
  • Understand the fundamentals of the hot trying out framework in Rails 4
  • Create a video sharing web site utilizing Rails four in addition to HTML5 and CSS3 concepts

In Detail

Rails is a speedily relocating, open resource, internet improvement framework, and maintaining to hurry with it's a colossal job. you have got already equipped purposes utilizing it, yet there were major alterations within the syntax and semantic of the Rails framework within the most recent upgrade.

Rails four program improvement Hotshot indicates you ways to construct the preferred different types of functions utilizing Rails four, and highlights new how you can do issues. The publication additionally heavily follows most of the most sensible practices, gemstones, and well known ideas already recognized to the group, and tracks the adjustments in those. This ebook brings new rules to refactor and restructure code to make it practice higher in construction, and helps you to write production-ready code.

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Responsive Web Design by Example

By Thoriq Firdaus

Discover how one can simply create attractive, responsive web pages with minimal hassle!


• quickly advance and prototype responsive web content through the use of strong open resource frameworks.
• concentration much less at the thought and extra on effects, with transparent step by step directions, previews, and examples that will help you alongside the way.
• find out how you could make the most of 3 of the main strong responsive frameworks to be had at the present time: Bootstrap, Skeleton, and Zurb Foundation.

In Detail

Responsive website design is an explosive quarter of development in smooth internet improvement end result of the large quantity of alternative equipment sizes and resolutions which are now commercially on hand. now you can create your personal responsive web site fast and successfully, permitting you to show off your content material in a layout that may paintings on any gadget with an online browser.

By following our targeted step by step directions during this based reference advisor, you'll find out how you could construct enticing responsive web pages. With assurance of Bootstrap, Skeleton, and Zurb starting place you'll find out about 3 of the main strong responsive frameworks on hand today.

Leading you thru through functional instance, you'll locate that this crucial reference develops your realizing by way of truly aiding you create attractive web content step-by-step in entrance of your very eyes.

After going over the fundamentals, you'll have the ability to choose from growing your personal responsive portfolio web page with Skeleton, development a gorgeous product web page with Bootstrap, or developing your personal specialist enterprise site with Zurb Foundation.

Ultimately you'll how one can come to a decision which framework is correct for you, and the way you could install and customise it in your targeted specifications!

What you'll study from this book

• the best way to make a decision which responsive framework is true for you.
• Harness the pliability of Skeleton to create a very special portfolio.
• Use Bootstrap to nearly without difficulty create a beautiful product release page.
• Create a web presence in your enterprise that may paintings on any gadget with Zurb beginning.
• observe how one can leverage CSS to its complete strength for refining your responsive websites.


Written as a concise but functional consultant with an specific concentrate on exhibiting rookies easy methods to get their own responsive web pages up and working, this crucial reference comprises assurance of tried-and-tested responsive frameworks in a project-based structure that concurrently offers obvious effects while constructing center understanding.

Who this e-book is written for

Ideal for anyone who desires their on-line presence to be suitable with units and resolutions of any measurement, Responsive website design by way of Example exhibits you ways to choose the precise framework in your personal venture specifications after which publications you thru the method of install, configuration, and customization.

With 3 hugely established and meticulously designed tasks to choose between, it's the perfect reference for either new and current net builders who are looking to be capable to increase their talents and exhibit their content material in a very specialist demeanour.

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Discover how effortless it's to layout killer interfaces and responsive web pages with the Bootstrap framework. This functional booklet will get you all started construction pages with Bootstrap’s HTML/CSS-based instruments and layout templates straight away. You’ll additionally how you can expand your app with interactive positive factors, utilizing its suite of jQuery plugins—often with out writing a unmarried line of code.

Developed by means of Twitter and to be had loose from GitHub, Bootstrap helps responsive layout by way of dynamically adjusting your website structure. With only a uncomplicated wisdom of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, you could construct apps that paintings both good on laptop displays, smartphones, and capsules. This publication exhibits you how.

  • Become accustomed to Bootstrap’s dossier constitution, grid structures, and box layouts
  • Learn HTML parts for typography, code, tables, kinds, buttons, pictures, and icons
  • Design interfaces and different internet parts, equivalent to navigation, breadcrumbs, and customized modal windows
  • Use jQuery plugins for beneficial properties akin to revolving slideshows, tabbable interfaces, and dropdown menus
  • Modify every little thing from column count number to typography colours with the fewer stylesheet language

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Lightweight Django

By Julia Elman, Mark Lavin

How are you able to benefit from the Django framework to combine advanced client-side interactions and real-time good points into your net purposes? via a sequence of speedy software improvement initiatives, this hands-on ebook indicates skilled Django builders find out how to contain relaxation APIs, WebSockets, and client-side MVC frameworks corresponding to Backbone.js into new or current projects.

Learn tips to utilize Django’s decoupled layout via picking the elements you want to construct the light-weight purposes you will want. when you end this booklet, you’ll understand how to construct single-page functions that reply to interactions in actual time. If you’re conversant in Python and JavaScript, you’re reliable to go.

  • Learn a light-weight strategy for beginning a brand new Django project
  • Break reusable purposes into smaller prone that converse with one another
  • Create a static, fast prototyping web site as a scaffold for web content and applications
  • Build a leisure API with django-rest-framework
  • Learn the best way to use Django with the Backbone.js MVC framework
  • Create a single-page internet program on most sensible of your leisure API
  • Integrate real-time beneficial properties with WebSockets and the twister networking library
  • Use the book’s code-driven examples on your personal projects

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WS-BPEL 2.0 for SOA Composite Applications with IBM WebSphere 7

By Matjaz B. Juric, Swami Chandrasekaran, Ales Frece, Gregor Srdic, Matej Hertis

This ebook is a complete consultant that exhibits builders tips on how to layout and boost company procedures in BPEL successfully. in the course of the ebook the authors speak about vital options and supply real-world examples overlaying the IBM WebSphere SOA platform. This e-book is aimed toward SOA architects and builders enthusiastic about the layout, implementation, and integration of composite functions and end-to-end enterprise procedures. It offers accomplished assurance of WS-BPEL 2.0 for imposing company procedures and constructing SCA composite functions, facing the problems of composition, orchestration, transactions, coordination, and protection. It makes use of IBM WebSphere SOA platform model 7.0. To persist with this publication you want to have uncomplicated wisdom of XML, internet prone, and Java EE. you need to even be acquainted with uncomplicated thoughts of industrial approach administration (BPM).

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The Uncertain Web

By Rob Larsen

What’s the way to advance for an internet long past wild?
That’s effortless. easily scrap the principles you’ve depended on all
these years and embody uncertainty as a middle tenet
of layout. during this sensible publication, veteran developer
Rob Larsen outlines the rules of what he calls The
Uncertain net, and indicates you concepts necessary
to effectively make the transition.

By combining net criteria, revolutionary enhancement,
an iterative method of layout and improvement, and a
desire to question the established order, your crew can create
sites and functions that may practice good in a wide
range of current and destiny units. This advisor points
the way.

Topics include:
■■ Navigating millions of browser/device/
OS combinations
■■ targeting optimum, no longer absolute solutions
■■ function detection, Modernizr, and polyfills
■■ RWD, cellular first, and progressive
■■ UIs that paintings with a number of consumer input
■■ photograph optimization, SVG, and server-side
■■ The horribly advanced global of internet video
■■ the net we wish to see sooner or later

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Computer Arts [UK] (November 2015)

Laptop Arts journal is the world’s best-selling artistic journal. Get computing device Arts electronic journal at the present time for sensible talents and professional recommendation that can assist you develop into a greater fashion designer. It showcases the simplest representation, picture layout, typography and website design besides suggestion from enterprises and electronic artists. Our workshops may also help you create an iconic model, layout your individual characters, take your paintings onto cellular structures or grasp the most recent complicated Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator and different artistic Suite talents.

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Jump Start HTML5

By Tiffany B. Brown, Kerry Butters, Sandeep Panda

This brief booklet offers a realistic advent to HTML5. HTML (HyperText Markup Language) is the most important language of websites. initially constructed that allows you to describe and percentage medical papers, HTML is now used to mark up every type of files and create visible interfaces for browser-based software.

With HTML5, even if, HTML has turn into as a lot an of API for constructing browser-based software program because it is a markup language. during this e-book, we'll speak about the background of HTML and HTML5 and discover its new features.

It covers:

HTML5 fundamentals Multimedia Canvas and SVG HTML5 purposes HTML5 APIs
HTML5 is needed wisdom for each specialist internet clothier and developer. This ebook will speedy get you up to the mark with the basics of HTML5 and provides you the arrogance to begin experimenting in your own.

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Programming Firefox: Building Rich Internet Applications with XUL

By Kenneth C. Feldt

This is your advisor to development net purposes and person interfaces with the Mozilla part framework, that's most sensible identified for the Firefox internet browser and Thunderbird e-mail buyer. Programming Firefox demonstrates the best way to use the XML person Interface Language (XUL) with open resource instruments within the framework's Cross-Platform part (XPCOM) library to enhance quite a few tasks, reminiscent of advertisement net purposes and Firefox extensions.

This publication serves as either a programmer's reference and an in-depth instructional, so not just do you get a accomplished examine XUL's capabilities--from basic interface layout to complicated, multitier purposes with real-time operations--but you furthermore mght how one can construct an entire operating program with XUL. in case you are coming from a Java or .NET setting, you can be surprised at how fast large-scale purposes could be developed with XPCOM and XUL.

Topics in Programming Firefox include:

  • An evaluation of Firefox technology
  • An creation to the graphical parts that compose a XUL application
  • Firefox improvement instruments and the method used to layout and construct applications
  • Managing an program with a number of content material areas
  • Introduction to source Description records, and the way the Firefox interface renders RDF
  • Manipulating XHTML with JavaScript
  • Displaying files utilizing the Scalable Vector snap shots usual and HTML Canvas
  • The XML Binding Language and interface overlays to increase Firefox
  • Implementing the next-generation kinds interface via XForms

Programming Firefox is perfect for the clothier or developer charged with offering leading edge standards-based web purposes, even if they are internet server functions or Internet-enabled computing device functions. it isn't only a how-to publication, yet a what-if exploration that encourages you to push the envelope of the web experience.

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