If Hemingway Wrote JavaScript by Angus Croll

By Angus Croll

What if William Shakespeare have been requested to generate the Fibonacci sequence or Jane Austen needed to write a factorial application? In If Hemingway Wrote JavaScript, writer Angus Croll imagines brief JavaScript courses as written via well-known wordsmiths. the result's a unusual and captivating mix of prose, poetry, and programming.

The most sensible authors are those that obsess approximately language—and an analogous is going for JavaScript builders. To grasp both craft, you need to scan with language to boost your individual kind, your personal idioms, and your personal expressions. thus, If Hemingway Wrote JavaScript playfully bridges the worlds of programming and literature for the literary geek in all of us.

Featuring unique art by means of Miran Lipovaca.

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Programming JavaScript Applications: Robust Web Architecture by Eric Elliott

By Eric Elliott

Make the most of JavaScript's energy to construct strong web-scale or firm functions which are effortless to increase and preserve. via employing the layout styles defined during this useful ebook, skilled JavaScript builders will how to write versatile and resilient code that's easier—yes, easier—to paintings with as your code base grows.

JavaScript could be the so much crucial internet programming language, yet within the genuine global, JavaScript purposes usually holiday if you happen to make alterations. With this publication, writer Eric Elliott exhibits you ways so as to add shopper- and server-side good points to a wide JavaScript program with out negatively affecting the remainder of your code.

- research the anatomy of a large-scale JavaScript application
- construct sleek net apps with the services of laptop applications
- research most sensible practices for code association, modularity, and reuse
- Separate your program into assorted layers of responsibility
- construct effective, self-describing hypermedia APIs with Node.js
- try out, combine, and install software program updates in speedy cycles
- keep an eye on source entry with consumer authentication and authorization
- extend your application's succeed in via internationalization

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Perl in a Nutshell by Ellen Siever, Stephen Spainhour, Nathan Patwardhan

By Ellen Siever, Stephen Spainhour, Nathan Patwardhan

This entire advisor to the Perl programming language levels extensively during the Perl programmer's universe, collecting jointly in a handy shape a wealth of knowledge approximately Perl itself and its software to CGI scripts, XML processing, community programming, database interplay, and graphical consumer interfaces. The booklet is a perfect reference for knowledgeable Perl programmers and newcomers alike. during this moment version, Perl in a Nutshell has been multiplied to incorporate the newest model of Perl (5.7), with info on Unicode processing in Perl, new features and modules which have been further to the center language, and updated info on operating Perl at the Win32 platform. The booklet additionally covers Perl modules for fresh applied sciences resembling XML and cleaning soap. As a part of the profitable "in a Nutshell" booklet sequence from O'Reilly & affiliates, Perl in a Nutshell is for readers who desire a unmarried reference for all their wishes.

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Pro PHP XML and Web services by Robert Richards

By Robert Richards

Author Rob Richards is a tremendous contributor to the Hypertext Preprocessor XML codebase and is taken into account a number one professional at the subject within the Hypertext Preprocessor community

Covers the main modern department of PHP―currently 5.1

Practical, real-world examples with the Amazon, eBay, Yahoo, and Google internet companies APIs

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Building JavaScript Games: for Phones, Tablets, and Desktop by Arjan Egges

By Arjan Egges

Development JavaScript video games teaches video game programming via a chain of enticing, arcade-style video games that speedy extend your JavaScript and HTML5 abilities. JavaScript is within the most sensible ten most-used programming languages around the world, and is the foundation for purposes that could run in any sleek browser, on any machine from clever cellphone to pill to computer. Especial emphasis is given to touch-based interface, yet all video games additionally run utilizing a standard mouse and keyboard setup.

The 4 video games you’ll enhance from analyzing this booklet are:
* Painter
* Jewel Jam
* Penguin Pairs
* Tick Tick

These 4 video games are informal, arcade-style video games representing the aim-and-shoot, puzzle, maze, and platform forms of video game play.

The procedure in construction JavaScript video games follows the elemental constitution of a video game instead of the syntax of a language. From virtually the first actual bankruptcy you're construction video games to run in your cellphone or different machine and exhibit on your acquaintances. Successive initiatives train approximately dealing with participant enter, manipulating video game items, designing online game worlds, coping with degrees, and realism via physics. All advised, you’ll enhance 4 well-designed video games, making construction JavaScript video games the most relaxing methods there's to profit approximately programming browser-based games.

The ultimate chapters within the ebook comprise a really great bonus of varieties. In them you'll find excerpts from interviews with well-known humans from the sport undefined: Mark Overmars, who's CTO of Tingly video games and author of GameMaker, and Peter Vesterbacka, the CMO of Rovio leisure - the creators of the offended Birds franchise. Their perception and standpoint around off what's already a enjoyable and useful publication.

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Pragmatic Guide to JavaScript (Pragmatic Programmers) by Christophe Porteneuve

By Christophe Porteneuve

The JavaScript environment should be difficult to hack via, even for knowledgeable programmers. there are such a lot of vast JavaScript reference books and competing libraries to settle on from-Prototype, jQuery, MooTools, YUI, Dojo, ExtJS, etc.

Christophe Porteneuve is right here to assist: he grants basics, the main convenient thoughts, and the insider's most sensible practices. If you're quite cozy programming in any well known language, you'll have the ability to bounce into JavaScript in no time.

Divided into six components, the e-book begins with JavaScript code styles which are too frequently missed through JavaScript coders. half 2 provides a number of crucial JavaScript tasks-DOM and CSS manipulations, plus occasion dealing with and timers-in a framework-agnostic manner, utilizing syntax from all of the significant flavors. elements three and four, respectively, hit JavaScript's top positive aspects for consumer interface functionality-tooltips, lightboxes, photo processing, countless scrolling, and more-and kinds for receiving and validating enter. half five explores the client/server courting, relating cookies, JSON, and Ajax (same- and cross-domain). half 6 makes use of JavaScript in mashups with Twitter, Flickr, and geo-related APIs.

The appendices function Christophe's two-page JavaScript cheat sheet, by way of hard-won tips about debugging even the main maddening JavaScript error. subsequent is an even-handed evaluate of the main frameworks utilized in the ebook and in so much JavaScript outlets this present day. final, Christophe provides an in depth team of assets for utilizing and studying JavaScript and the main frameworks.

This Pragmatic advisor is precisely fascinated with the ideas that would get you begun in JavaScript. It's the place you return to get the complete scope of JavaScript on your head--fast! You'll fast comprehend its middle syntax, functions, and comparable frameworks. begin right here first.

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FriendsofED DOM Scripting


In this moment variation of the preferred DOM Scripting: website design with JavaScript and the record item version, comes a latest revision to incorporate present top practices and directions. there's additionally complete assurance of HTML5 in a brand new, devoted bankruptcy, and information on JavaScript libraries and the way they could support your scripting.
The e-book offers every thing you must begin utilizing JavaScript and the rfile item version to augment your websites with client-side dynamic results and user-controlled animation. It exhibits you ways JavaScript, HTML5, and Cascading type Sheets (CSS) interact to create usable, standards-compliant internet designs. we are going to additionally hide cross-browser compatibility along with your DOM scripts and the way to ensure they degrade gracefully while JavaScript isn't really on hand.
DOM Scripting: website design with JavaScript and the rfile item version specializes in JavaScript for including dynamic results and manipulating web page constitution at the fly utilizing the record item version. you are going to start up through receiving a crash direction in JavaScript and the DOM, then circulate directly to a number of real-world examples that you will construct from scratch, together with dynamic photograph galleries and dynamic menus. you will additionally tips on how to manage web content kinds utilizing the CSS DOM, and create mark-up at the fly.
This ebook is ideal to your wishes on the way to create web content which are appealing, dynamic, obtainable - and criteria compliant! What you will study * follow dynamic habit on your pages with out putting JavaScript on your markup. * Write scripts that degrade gracefully whilst JavaScript isn't really to be had. * Use internet criteria to make sure cross-browser compatibility. * Harness the ability of the DOM to create user-controlled animation. * additionally contains an creation to Ajax. Who this ebook is for This booklet is for net builders eager to extend their wisdom of the DOM so as to add interactivity and performance to their web content. desk of Contents * a quick historical past of JavaScript * JavaScript Syntax * The record item version * A JavaScript snapshot Gallery * most sensible Practices * the picture Gallery Revisited * growing Markup at the Fly * bettering content material * CSS-DOM * An lively Slideshow * HTML5 * placing all of it jointly * DOM Scripting Libraries

Über den Autor

Jeremy is an internet developer residing and dealing in Brighton, England. operating with the net consultancy company Clearleft ( www.clearleft.com ), he enjoys development available, based web pages utilizing the troika of internet criteria: XHTML, CSS, and the DOM. His on-line house is www.adactio.com. Jeremy is usually a member of the www.webstandards.org the place he serves as joint chief of the DOM Scripting job strength. while he is not development web pages, Jeremy performs bouzouki within the alt.country band Salter Cane ( www.saltercane.com ). he's additionally the author and curator of 1 of the web's biggest on-line groups devoted to Irish conventional tune, www.thesession.org

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Practical Ext JS 4 by Prabhu Sunderaraman

By Prabhu Sunderaraman

Sensible Ext JS four gets you up and operating, utilizing Ext JS 4.2 in your initiatives, as speedy as attainable. After a brief refresher on a few JavaScript fundamentals, you'll get to grips with Ext JS 4's OO ideas (such as mixins) and get yourself up to speed with its UI elements and format. you are going to examine all of the middle positive factors of the Ext JS framework, corresponding to its MVC structure, theming and styling your functions, and exhibiting facts via parts comparable to grids, bushes, and charts. you will use the Ext JS parts and create a complete software from scratch via following the various sensible examples. ultimately, you will know about unit trying out and packaging to construct and installation greater purposes.

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Getting Started with Zurb Foundation 4 by Andrew D. Patterson

By Andrew D. Patterson

Each internet clothier wishes a toolkit. From textual content editors to photos courses, from desk buildings to fluid sort sheets, the net fashion designer has many instruments and methods to select from. Zurb's origin framework is a superb package for today's net dressmaker. It's fluid, it's effortless to paintings with, it has lots of parts, and most significantly, you could observe your creativity to make your personal designs.

Zurb's origin four is a pragmatic, easy-to-use toolkit for the structure and building of web content. Getting all started with Zurb beginning four introduces Zurb Foundation’s strong website design and improvement toolkit. the best way to create specialist layouts conveniently, upload strong CSS and JavaScript parts on your pages, after which customise and configure the layout for your pride. know how to successfully deal with your CSS and structure your pages with SASS, the fashion sheet language. This e-book might help you place beginning four to give you the results you want today!

This booklet files Foundation's grid method, all its parts and plugins, and its new release of customized variety sheets. The publication serves as an all-encompassing creation in addition to a destiny reference advisor. the root of origin is its grid system...and there's a good deal more.

Once you've lined the fundamentals, you'll be capable to strengthen with SASS, the fashion sheet language, to customise your deploy and format your pages.

With this booklet, you'll find all of the CSS elements and JavaScript plugins which are integrated in starting place today and find out how to combine every one of them into your websites.

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