Windows Runtime via C# (Developer Reference)

By Maarten van de Bospoort

Delve contained in the home windows Runtime - and research most sensible how you can layout and construct home windows shop apps. Guided via Jeffrey Richter, a well-known professional in home windows and .NET programming, in addition to imperative home windows advisor Maarten van de Bospoort, you will grasp crucial recommendations. and you can achieve useful insights and guidance for a way to architect, layout, optimize, and debug your apps.

With this e-book, you will:

  • Learn find out how to eat home windows Runtime APIs from C#
  • Understand the rules of architecting home windows shop apps
  • See tips to construct, installation, and safe app packages
  • Understand how apps are activated and the method version controlling their execution
  • Study the wealthy gains on hand while operating with documents and folders
  • Explore find out how to move, compress, and encrypt info through streams
  • Design apps that provide the semblance of working utilizing dwell tiles, history transfers, and heritage tasks
  • Share facts among apps utilizing the clipboard and the percentage charm
  • Get suggestion for monetizing your apps during the home windows Store

About This Book

  • Requires operating wisdom of Microsoft .NET Framework, C#, and the visible Studio IDE
  • Targeted to programmers development home windows shop apps
  • Some chapters additionally precious to these development laptop apps

Technologies Covered

  • Windows 8.1
  • Microsoft visible Studio 2013

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Practical Raspberry Pi Projects [UK] (2015)

PDF | English | 164 pages | ISBN 978 1785 461026 | think Publishing

No subject your age or adventure point, there's a Raspberry Pi undertaking for you, and in functional Raspberry Pi tasks we're providing you with every thing you want to fan the flames of your mind's eye and unharness your creativity. From hardware-based initiatives like construction a Raspberry Pi-controlled motor vehicle, via software program initiatives like programming your individual digital assistant, the entire technique to complex electronics tasks that may see you remodeling your Pi right into a drum laptop, motor vehicle machine or quadcopter, we've acquired lots the following to maintain you busy.

In this bookazine...

Get hands-on together with your Raspberry Pi

10 sensible Raspberry Pi projects
- stick with in addition to our specialist recommendation and kick-start your individual impressive Raspberry Pi projects

Build a Raspberry Pi motor vehicle desktop
- Make your individual touchscreen navigation approach that offers instructions, climate reviews and performs music

Program a Raspberry Pi quadcopter
- Code your method into the clouds with this flying RasPi robot

20 Raspberry Pi hacking projects
- Get the interior tale on how you can reflect the best Raspberry Pi hacks

Also inside...
- Make a Pi 2 computing device PC
- How I made: PiKon
- construct a RasPi-controlled car
- How I made: robotic arm
- Make a Raspberry Pi HTPC
- Make a tweeting instant flood sensor
- construct a Raspberry Pi-powered Bigtrak
- How I made: PiPanther
- Make a electronic picture frame
- How I made: Pi Glass
- construct a Raspberry Pi Minecraft console
- How I made: Bullet Pi
- Supercharge your Raspberry Pi
- Create your individual electronic assistant, half 1
- electronic assistant, half 2: speech recognition
- electronic assistant, half three: run different programs
- Run experiments at the ExpEYES kit
- video display CPU temperature with Dizmo
- Forecast the elements along with your Raspberry Pi
- Print wirelessly along with your Raspberry Pi
- flip your Pi right into a movement sensor with SimpleCV
- Code an easy synthesiser
- How I made: RasPiViv
- Make a RasPi sampler
- rework your Pi right into a micro oscilloscope
- How I made: Pi Glove 2
- gather a Minecraft strength flow glove
- construct a fancy LED matrix
- upload gesture keep an eye on for your Raspberry Pi
- How I made: Joytone
- Simulate site visitors lighting utilizing your breadboard

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Windows PowerShell Cookbook: The Complete Guide to Scripting Microsoft's Command Shell

By Lee Holmes

How do you utilize home windows PowerShell to navigate the filesystem, deal with documents and folders, or retrieve an online web page? This advent to the PowerShell language and scripting setting presents greater than four hundred task-oriented recipes that will help you clear up every kind of difficulties. Intermediate to complex procedure directors will locate greater than a hundred tried-and-tested scripts they could reproduction and use immediately.

up to date for PowerShell 3.0, this complete cookbook contains hands-on recipes for universal projects and administrative jobs for you to practice even if you are at the shopper or server model of home windows. you furthermore mght get speedy references to applied sciences utilized in conjunction with PowerShell, together with layout specifiers and often referenced registry keys to chose .NET, COM, and WMI classes.

  • Learn tips on how to use PowerShell on home windows eight and home windows Server 2012
  • Tour PowerShell's center positive aspects, together with the command version, object-based pipeline, and ubiquitous scripting
  • Master basics reminiscent of the interactive shell, pipeline, and item recommendations
  • Perform universal initiatives that contain operating with records, Internet-connected scripts, person interplay, and extra
  • Solve projects in structures and firm administration, equivalent to operating with energetic listing and the filesystem

Exclusive benefit

For ebook proprietors, the PowerShell Cookbook deals an always-available, searchable, online version at

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Practical Programming: An Introduction to Computer Science Using Python 3 (Pragmatic Programmers)

By Paul Gries, Jennifer Campbell, Jason Montojo

This publication is for an individual who desires to comprehend desktop programming. you will discover ways to software in a language that' s utilized in thousands of smartphones, pills, and desktops. you will code besides the ebook, writing courses to resolve real-world difficulties as you research the basics of programming utilizing Python three. you will know about layout, algorithms, checking out, and debugging, and are available away with all of the instruments you want to produce caliber code. during this moment variation, we have up-to-date just about all the fabric, incorporating the teachings we have realized during the last 5 years of training Python to humans new to programming.

You don't desire any programming event to start. First, you will get a close creation to Python and to programming. you can find out precisely what occurs while your courses are finished. via real-world examples, you will find out how to paintings with numbers, textual content, tremendous info units, and documents. Then you will see the best way to create and use your personal facts types.

The incremental examples convey you the stairs and missteps that ensue whereas constructing courses, so that you comprehend what to anticipate for those who take on an issue by yourself. encouraged by means of "How to layout courses" (HtDP), you are going to examine a six-step recipe for designing services, which is helping you as you begin to benefit the concepts--and turns into an essential component of writing courses via the end.

As you learn how to use the basic programming instruments within the first half the e-book, you will see the right way to rfile and arrange your code so you and different programmers can extra simply learn and realize it. past the fundamentals, you will how to make sure that your courses are trustworthy, and the way to paintings with databases, obtain facts from the internet instantly, and construct person interfaces. most significantly, you are going to the right way to imagine like a qualified programmer.

You'll have to obtain Python three, to be had from "". With that obtain comes IDLE, the editor we use for writing and operating Python courses. (If you utilize Linux, you'll have to installPython three and IDLE separately.)

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Bulletproof Ajax

By Jeremy Keith

Step-by-step advisor unearths top practices for boosting websites with Ajax

  • A step by step consultant to bettering websites with Ajax.
  • Uses innovative enhancement options to make sure sleek degradation (which makes websites usable in all browsers).
  • Shows readers find out how to write their very own Ajax scripts rather than hoping on third-party libraries.

Web website designers love the belief of Ajax--of developing websites within which details may be up-to-date with out clean the full web page. yet in case you are usually not hard-core programmers, improving pages utilizing Ajax could be a problem. much more of a problem is ensuring these pages paintings for all clients. In Bulletproof Ajax, writer Jeremy Keith demonstrates how builders ok with CSS and (X)HTML can construct Ajax performance with no frameworks, utilizing the guidelines of swish degradation and innovative enhancement to make sure that the pages paintings for all clients. all through this step by step advisor, his emphasis is on top practices with an method of development Ajax pages referred to as Hijax, which improves flexibility and avoids worst-case scenarios.

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AutoCAD 2009 and AutoCAD LT 2009 All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies

By Lee Ambrosius

No one ever stated AutoCAD was once effortless, that is why you would like AutoCAD & AutoCAD LT 2009 All-In-One table Reference for Dummies! those 9 minibooks conceal the entire belongings you want to know to establish AutoCAD for second or 3D, create drawings, alter and percentage them, post your paintings, and extra. There’s even a minibook dedicated to expanding your concepts with AutoCAD LT!

This one-stop consultant to making nice technical drawings utilizing AutoCAD 2009 exhibits you ways to navigate the AutoCAD interface, arrange drawings, use simple and precision instruments, and use drawing gadgets. You’ll annotate your drawings, use dimensioning and hatching, and paintings with AutoCAD’s new Annotation Scaling function. You’ll additionally how one can paintings with solids, texture surfaces, upload lighting fixtures, and masses extra. observe how to

  • Navigate the AutoCAD interface
  • Work with strains, shapes, and curves
  • Add explanatory text
  • Understand AutoCAD LT’s limitations
  • Render your drawings
  • Create and deal with blocks
  • Use AutoCAD complicated drafting techniques
  • Comply with CAD administration and standards
  • Share your paintings with others
  • Customize the AutoCAD interface, instruments, and more

Complete with internet hyperlinks to complex info on navigating the AutoCAD programming interfaces, utilizing customized courses, getting all started with AutoLISP, and dealing with visible uncomplicated for AutoCAD, AutoCAD & AutoCAD LT 2009 All-In-One table Reference for Dummies is the single accomplished AutoCAD consultant you’ll ever need.

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AutoCAD 2008 3D Modeling Workbook For Dummies

By Lee Ambrosius

* AutoCAD 2007 contains a new 3D rendering engine that vastly complements the program's 3D functionality-and makes this industry-standard drafting application much more tough to grasp, even for veteran clients* This centred For Dummies workbook provides humans the perform they should wake up to hurry at the new 3D positive aspects, with dozens of difficulties and step by step ideas for modeling, shadowing, and lights* themes lined via the issues contain 2nd geometric building, 3D good modeling, 3D floor modeling, rendering and imaging, dimensioning and drafting, and version interchange* utilized by architects, engineers, and draftspeople, AutoCAD is the number one computer-aided layout (CAD) software program on this planet, with an put in base of 6.7 million clients* The accompanying DVD offers movies that illustrate opt for difficulties and suggestions awarded within the workbook

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OS X El Capitan in easy steps

OS X El Capitan in effortless steps opens up the gateway to the principles of OS X: the Dock and the Finder. Then, it finds a raft of how within which you can also make the main of OS X El Capitan:

Multi-Touch navigation concepts for purchasing round in OS X El Capitan.
Working with and coping with your apps.
Productivity strategies in your Mac.
Getting on-line with Safari, Mail, Messages and FaceTime.
Managing your electronic way of life for pictures, track, video, books and games.
The worthwhile iCloud on-line functionality for backing up and sharing your files.

There is additionally a bankruptcy on troubleshooting and maintaining your El Capitan in tiptop shape

OS X El Capitan in effortless steps additionally covers the hot positive factors within the working approach, which include:

A streamlined project regulate function.
An more advantageous Notes app
Enhanced highlight seek functionality
An up to date Mail app
Additional enhancing innovations within the photographs app.
An improved Safari app

Whether you’re new to the Mac or simply upgrading, use this publication to grasp the necessities after which unharness the facility of OS X El Capitan.

Covers OS X El Capitan (10.11), due Fall 2015.

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