Category: Programming Languages

ActionScript Developer's Guide to Robotlegs by Joel Hooks

By Joel Hooks

Robotlegs is a standout one of the ActionScript three improvement frameworks to be had this day. With it, Flash, Flex, and AIR builders can create well-architected, testable, and versatile wealthy web Applications—fast. This concise advisor exhibits you the way the sunshine footprint and targeted scope of this open resource framework not just solves your rapid coding difficulties, it is helping you achieve perception into AS3 structure on a miles deeper point. The authors offer a walkthrough of particular good points in purposes they have written in Robotlegs, whole with code for every program as a complete. you are going to methods to in attaining a stability of flexibleness and consistency on your personal projects.Solve eighty% of your coding issues of 20% of the API achieve code-base flexibility with computerized Dependency Injection research the anatomy of a Robotlegs program comprehend the relationships among types, companies, regulate code, and perspectives within the framework's MVCS structure See how the Robotlegs’ process enables attempt pushed improvement (TDD) choose up sensible tools for architecting Robotlegs ideas Get specialist insights to power-up your present Robotlegs code

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Lambda-calculus, Combinators and Functional Programming by G. E. Revesz

By G. E. Revesz

Initially released in 1988, this publication provides an creation to lambda-calculus and combinators with no getting misplaced within the info of mathematical facets in their thought. Lambda-calculus is taken care of right here as a useful language and its relevance to computing device technological know-how is obviously proven. the most goal of the booklet is to supply machine technological know-how scholars and researchers with a company historical past in lambda-calculus and combinators and convey the applicabillity of those theories to useful programming. The presentation of the cloth is self-contained. it may be used as a prime textual content for a direction on practical programming. it could possibly even be used as a supplementary textual content for classes at the constitution and implementation of programming languages, conception of computing, or semantics of programming languages.

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The art of computer programming. Volume 2, Seminumerical by Donald E. Knuth

By Donald E. Knuth

This ebook is the fourth in a chain. Like its predecessors, the e-book includes a set of papers on a variety of elements of relational expertise. a distinct characteristic of the booklet is an element I, idea Is functional! which is composed of the 1st 25 installments of Chris Date's well known column "According up to now" from Database Programming & layout journal. different very important chapters comprise 4 collaborative efforts (three with David McGoveran and one with Hugh Darwen) describing the result of a few major new learn into database layout, integrity, view updating, and a proposal---"The 3rd Manifesto"---for an object-oriented/relational rapprochement. The e-book additionally comprises the textual content of a debate among Chris Date and E.F. Codd at the dealing with of lacking info, and an interview that Chris Date gave to info Base e-newsletter in 1994. 0201824590B04062001

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Beautiful Code: Leading Programmers Explain How They Think by Andy Oram, Greg Wilson

By Andy Oram, Greg Wilson

This e-book is a suite of many articles by means of varied authors, that is speculated to remove darkness from what they behold as appealing engineering. Now it's stated that attractiveness is within the eye of beholder, and a few readers will be surprised by way of attractiveness and aha moments throughout the publication. although to me it appears like such a lot articles describe how authors used the apparent logic to architect this or that, and that lovely aha second to behold is nowhere to be obvious. i used to be tempted to place the booklet down as a rule, yet stored on interpreting in simple terms in hopes that subsequent bankruptcy by way of various writer approximately diversified subject could make it eventually worthy it.

And one bankruptcy did it! Titled "Accelerated inhabitants count number" by way of Henry S. Warren, Jr (which is ready calculating bit counts in arrays) is really breathtaking and encouraging. Now, is it worthy paying for this ebook only for one small yet excellent article? perhaps, due to the fact that A) it truly is that stable, and B) i will not locate it pointed out anyplace else, together with the really impressive "Hacker's satisfaction" by means of comparable Henry S. Warren Jr. (the "Hacker's pride" describes cool methods within the bit counting region, yet does not point out CSA).

If you have an interest within the premise of this publication, this is my recommendation:
1. purchase the "Programming Pearls", and get to grasp the true attractive code one zero one through heart
2. purchase the "Hacker's Delight", and maintain is as a reference at the bit twiddling algorithms
3. cease on the library or book shop for quarter-hour, and skim the "Accelerated inhabitants count number" from the "Beautiful Code"

Have enjoyable!

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Foundations of Parallel Programming (Cambridge International by D. B. Skillicorn

By D. B. Skillicorn

Utilizing parallel machines is hard as a result of their inherent complexity and since their structure adjustments often. This publication provides an built-in method of constructing software program for parallel machines that addresses software program matters and function concerns jointly. the writer describes a technique for software program building that's architecture-independent and intellectually summary. The software program can execute successfully on a variety of present and capability configurations. The strategy relies at the development of express info forms, a generalization of summary information kinds, and of items. This paintings may be a good reference for researchers in computing.

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Handbook of Conceptual Modeling: Theory, Practice, and by David W. Embley, Bernhard Thalheim

By David W. Embley, Bernhard Thalheim

Conceptual modeling is ready describing the semantics of software program purposes at a excessive point of abstraction when it comes to constitution, habit, and person interaction.

Embley and Thalheim commence with a manifesto declaring that the dream of constructing details platforms strictly via conceptual modeling – as expressed within the word “the version is the code” – is turning into truth. the following contributions written through top researchers within the box help the manifesto's assertions, exhibiting not just how you can abstractly version advanced details structures but additionally how you can formalize summary standards in ways in which permit builders whole programming projects in the conceptual version itself. they're grouped into sections on programming with conceptual versions, constitution modeling, approach modeling, person interface modeling, and precise problem parts similar to conceptual geometric modeling, info integration, and organic conceptual modeling.

The Handbook of Conceptual Modeling collects in one quantity a few of the most sensible conceptual-modeling principles, suggestions, and practices in addition to the demanding situations that force study within the box. therefore it's even more than a standard guide for complex pros, because it additionally presents either a company starting place for the sector of conceptual modeling, and issues researchers and graduate scholars in the direction of fascinating demanding situations and paths for the way to give a contribution to this primary box of machine science.

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Practical Model-Based Testing: A Tools Approach by Mark Utting

By Mark Utting

This publication offers a pragmatic advent to model-based trying out, displaying the right way to write versions for trying out reasons and the way to take advantage of model-based trying out instruments to generate attempt suites. it really is aimed toward testers and software program builders who desire to use model-based trying out, instead of at tool-developers or academics.The booklet makes a speciality of the mainstream perform of useful black-box trying out and covers various kinds of versions, specifically transition-based versions (UML country machines) and pre/post types (UML/OCL requisites and B notation). the stairs of employing model-based checking out are validated on examples and case stories from a number of software program domain names, together with embedded software program and data platforms. From this publication you are going to learn:* the elemental rules and terminology of model-based checking out* How model-based checking out differs from different checking out tactics* How model-based trying out suits into general software program lifecycles comparable to agile equipment and the Unified method* the advantages and boundaries of model-based checking out, its rate effectiveness and the way it will possibly decrease time-to-market* A step by step approach for utilising model-based trying out* the way to write reliable versions for model-based trying out* how one can use numerous attempt choice standards to regulate the assessments which are generated out of your versions* How model-based checking out can hook up with current automatic try execution systems resembling Mercury attempt Director, Java JUnit, and proprietary try execution environments * provides the fundamental ideas and terminology of model-based checking out* indicates how model-based checking out suits into the software program lifecycle, its cost-effectiveness, and the way it may well decrease time to marketplace* bargains advice on tips on how to use other forms of modeling suggestions, priceless try new release ideas, the way to follow model-based trying out strategies to genuine functions utilizing case stories

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C++ Programming: Program Design Including Data Structures by D. S. Malik

By D. S. Malik

C++ PROGRAMMING: application layout together with information constructions, 6th variation is still the definitive textual content for the CS1/CS2 path series. D.S. Malik's time-tested, student-centered technique makes use of a powerful specialize in problem-solving and full-code examples to vividly display the how and why of utilizing programming recommendations and using C++ to paintings via an issue. This new version comprises up-to-date end-of-chapter routines, new debugging workouts, an past advent to variables and a streamlined dialogue of user-discussion of user-defined capabilities. Malik's textual content guarantees scholars how to follow the C++ programming language, and are prompted to appreciate the "why?" at the back of key C++ recommendations.

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Controlling Language in Industry: Controlled Languages for by Stephen Crabbe

By Stephen Crabbe

This e-book offers an in-depth research of managed languages utilized in technical files from either a theoretical and useful point of view. It first explores the background of managed languages hired by means of the producing to form and constrain the knowledge in technical files. the writer then deals a comparative research of present managed languages and distills the best-practice good points of these language platforms. He concludes by way of supplying leading edge versions that may be used to strengthen and trial a brand new managed language. This booklet could be of curiosity to linguists operating in technical conversation, in addition to writers and practitioners keen on the construction of technical files for firms in a number of industries and geographical locations.

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Parallel Complexity Theory by Ian Parberry

By Ian Parberry

Parallel complexity concept is likely one of the fastest-growing fields in theoretical desktop technological know-how. This swift progress has ended in a proliferation of parallel desktop types and theoretical frameworks. This e-book offers a unified thought of parallel computation in accordance with a community version. it's the first such synthesis in e-book shape. The community paradigm is prime to the certainty of parallel computation, and this statement is sponsored up through new and sophisticated theoretical effects. Chapters conceal the elemental version, comparability of the community version to others, programming recommendations for a pragmatic community version, effective simulations of the final community version (including a common, possible network), extension of the community version and definition of arity, common networks, together with dialogue in their decrease bounds and the stipulations less than which they carry.

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