Programming Visual Basic 2008

Build .NET 3.5 Applications with Microsoft's RAD Tool for Business

Ever since Visual Basic was merged into .NET, it's become the core language for creating business applications with Windows. The latest version, VB 2008, is even more useful -- and provides even more


A Developer's Notebook

Includes Gtk#, MonoDevelop, Web services, and IKVM.

Understanding Open Source and Free Software Licensing

If you've held back from developing open source or free software projects because you don't understand the implications of the various licenses, you're not alone. Many developers believe in releasing

Make: Electronics

Learning Through Discovery

"This is teaching at its best!" --Hans Camenzind, inventor of the 555 timer (the world's most successful integrated circuit), and author of Much Ado About Almost Nothing: Man's Encounter with the Elec

Head First IPhone and IPad Development

A Learner's Guide to Creating Objective-C Applications for the IPhone and IPad

Pilone delivers a learner's guide to creating Objective-C applications for the iPhone and iPad.

Beautiful Code

Leading Programmers Explain How They Think

How do the experts solve difficult problems in software development? In this unique and insightful book, leading computer scientists offer case studies that reveal how they found unusual, carefully de


The Definitive Guide

Describes the history of the Web server platform and covers downloading and compiling, configuring and running the program on UNIX, writing specialized modules, and establishing security routines.

Head First Mobile Web

Looks at how to create an effective mobile Web page, tackling both technical and strategic approaches to mobile web design and including the latest development techniques.

Programming Google App Engine

Build and Run Scalable Web Apps on Google's Infrastructure

As one of today's cloud computing services, Google App Engine does more than provide access to a large system of servers. It also offers you a simple model for building applications that scale automat

Data Analysis with Open Source Tools

Collecting data is relatively easy, but turning raw information into something useful requires that you know how to extract precisely what you need. With this insightful book, intermediate to experien

PDF Hacks

100 Industrial-Strength Tips & Tools

Shows readers how to create PDF documents that are far more powerful than simple representations of paper pages, helps them get around common PDF issues, and introduces them to tools that will allow t

Creating a Website: The Missing Manual

You can easily create a professional-looking website with nothing more than an ordinary computer and some raw ambition. Want to build a blog, sell products, create forums, or promote an event? No prob