Elgg 1.8 Social Networking

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 384 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook (February 1, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1849511306
  • ISBN-13: 978-1849511308

eBook Description:

Elgg 1.8 Social Networking

  • An updated version of the very first book on Elgg
  • Detailed and easy-to-understand analysis on building your very own social networking site with Elgg
  • Explore the vast range of Elgg’s social networking capabilities including communities, sharing, profiles and relationships
  • Learn to create plugins and themes with extensive tutorials
  • Written by Cash Costello, a core developer of the Elgg team, with a foreword from Dave Tosh, Elgg co-founder.

Create, customize, and deploy your very own social networking site with Elgg

Elgg 1.8 Social Networking covers everything you need to know about building a social networking site with Elgg. It begins with instructions for installing Elgg, continues with a guided tour of its capabilities, and finishes with practical advice on deploying Elgg on a production server. And in between, it is packed with information on configuring and customizing Elgg through plugins and themes.

If you want to create a social networking website from scratch using Elgg, then this book is exactly what you need. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Spring Web Services 2 Cookbook

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 322 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook (February 20, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1849515824
  • ISBN-13: 978-1849515825

eBook Description:

Spring Web Services 2 Cookbook

  • Create contract-first Web services
  • Explore different frameworks of Object/XML mapping
  • Secure Web Services by Authentication, Encryption/Decryption and Digital
    Signature
  • Learn contract-last Web Services using Spring Remoting and Apache CXF
  • Implement automated functional and load testing
  • Develop RESTful Web-Services
  • Log and trace SOAP messages

Spring Web Services 2 Cookbook

Spring Web Services aims to facilitate contract-first SOAP service development, allowing for the creation of flexible web services using one of the many ways to manipulate XML payloads.

This comprehensive guide – which provides professional expertise on a variety of technical topics right from setting-up a contract-first Web-Service, creating client of a Web-Service to serialization, monitoring, testing and security using Spring-WS – helps you enhance your skills in Spring Web Services.

Spring Web Services 2 Cookbook includes a wide variety of recipes that covers most important topics used in real-world applications. It is a well-rounded guide covering a lot of ground in the Spring Web Services domain using systematic arranged chapters and focused recipes. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Windows Phone 7 XNA Cookbook

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 450 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook (February 16, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1849691207
  • ISBN-13: 978-1849691208

eBook Description:

Over 70 recipes for making your own Windows Phone 7 game

  • Complete focus on the best Windows Phone 7 game development techniques using XNA 4.0
  • Easy to follow cookbook allowing you to dive in wherever you want
  • Convert ideas into action using practical recipes

Windows Phone 7 XNA Cookbook

This comprehensive cookbook covers all the essential areas of XNA game development for Windows Phone 7, such as approaches to control the sensors, gestures and typical kinds of cameras. We also have recipes for sprite animation, texture rendering, and graphical user interface development that will give you a powerful tool to work with 2D effects. After this we move onto the more juicy stuff with recipes covering 3D graphic rendering and collision detection, and major ways to improve your loading efficiency. You will also work with Xbox live so you can take your game global. Finally, no mobile game development book would be complete without a look at performance optimization to make your games run faster. Windows Phone 7 XNA Cookbook will equip you with the firepower to rock the game world.

Windows Phone 7 XNA Cookbook is the best choice for you to make a game on Windows Phone 7. The book helps you to master the indispensable techniques to create your games using XNA 4.0. From the basics such as animating a 2D sprite and interacting with the customized graphical user interface to the more challenging such as 3D graphic rendering and collision detection. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

FreeSWITCH Cookbook

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 150 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook (February 23, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1849515409
  • ISBN-13: 978-1849515405

eBook Description:

FreeSWITCH Cookbook

  • Get powerful FreeSWITCH features to work for you
  • Route calls and handle call detailing records
  • Written by members of the FreeSWITCH development team

FreeSWITCH Cookbook

FreeSWITCH is an open source telephony platform designed to facilitate the creation of voice, chat, and video applications. It can scale from a soft-phone to a PBX and even up to an enterprise-class softswitch.

In the FreeSWITCH Cookbook, members of the FreeSWITCH development team share some of their hard-earned knowledge with you in the book’s recipes. Use this knowledge to improve and expand your FreeSWITCH installations.

The FreeSWITCH Cookbook is an essential addition to any VoIP administrator’s library.

The book starts with recipes on how to handle call routing and then discusses connecting your FreeSWITCH server to the outside world.

It then teaches you more advanced topics like CDR handling, practical examples of controlling FreeSWITCH with the event socket, and configuring many features commonly associated with a PBX installation. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

Programming Perl, 4th Edition

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 1184 pages
  • Publisher: WOW! eBook; 4th edition (March 6, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0596004923
  • ISBN-13: 978-0596004927

eBook Description:

Programming Perl, 4th Edition

Adopted as the undisputed Perl bible soon after the first edition appeared in 1991, Programming Perl: Unmatched power for text processing and scripting, 4th Edition is still the go-to guide for this highly practical language. Perl began life as a super-fueled text processing utility, but quickly evolved into a general purpose programming language that’s helped hundreds of thousands of programmers, system administrators, and enthusiasts, like you, get your job done.

In this much-anticipated update to “the Camel,” three renowned Perl authors cover the language up to its current version, Perl 5.14, with a preview of features in the upcoming 5.16. In a world where Unicode is increasingly essential for text processing, Perl offers the best and least painful support of any major language, smoothly integrating Unicode everywhere including in Perl’s most popular feature: regular expressions.

Adopted as the undisputed Perl bible soon after the first edition appeared in 1991, Programming Perl: Unmatched power for text processing and scripting, 4th Edition is still the go-to guide for this highly practical language. Perl began life as a super-fueled text processing utility, but quickly evolved into a general purpose programming language that’s helped hundreds of thousands of programmers, system administrators, and enthusiasts, like you, get your job done. CLICK TO DOWNLOAD