Monthly Archives: April 2010

Programming the Propeller with Spin: A Beginner’s Guide to Parallel Processing – $30

Programming the Propeller with Spin: A Beginner’s Guide to Parallel Processing covers the Propeller chip–the first parallel processing engine to be made available to the general public at an affordable price. This easy-to-follow beginner’s guide introduces you to the power … Continue reading

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Beginning C++ Through Game Programming – $30

Beginning C++ Through Game Programming, Second Edition approaches C++ from a game programming perspective unlike any other on the market. Offering a thorough and modern introduction to C++, this book is everything that an aspiring game programmer needs in order … Continue reading

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Effective Java: Programming Language Guide – $54

Effective Java is an explicit (and acknowledged) homage to Scott Meyer’s Effective C++. Josh Bloch shares the programming practices of the most expert Java programmers with the rest of the programming community. Distilling the habits of experienced programmers into 50 … Continue reading

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Cocoa(R) Programming for Mac(R) OS X (3rd Edition) – $50

Brief history of the Mac platform (from NeXTSTEP to Mac OS X), basic Cocoa development in Objective-C, using Project Builder and Interface Builder tools, tutorial to Objective-C (instances, variables, using classes, arrays and other containers, custom classes), the Objective-C debugger, … Continue reading

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Game Programming All in One – $50

Game Programming All in One, Third Edition gives aspiring game programmers the skills that are needed to create professional-quality games. If you have a working knowledge of C or C++ and are ready to expand your skills into the field … Continue reading

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Programming in Python 3: A Complete Introduction to the Python Language – $45

This edition has been superceded by the second edition! The two editions have mostly the same material, apart from corrections and a couple of new chapters in the second edition (which is why it is bigger). They are both around … Continue reading

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Programming Interviews Exposed: Secrets to Landing Your Next Job, 2nd Edition – $30

The pressure is on during the interview process but with the right preparation, you can walk away with your dream job. This classic book uncovers what interviews are really like at America’s top software and computer companies and provides you … Continue reading

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The C# Programming Language (3rd Edition) – $45

The popular C# programming language combines the high productivity of rapid application development languages with the raw power of C and C++. Now, C# 3.0 adds functional programming techniques and LINQ, Language INtegrated Query. The C# Programming Language, Third Edition, … Continue reading

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Beginning XNA 2.0 Game Programming: From Novice to Professional – $40

Would you like to create your own games, but never have the time to dig into the details of multimedia programming? Now you don’t have to! XNA makes it simple to create your own games, which will run on your … Continue reading

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Expert C Programming – $43

Written for experienced C programmers who want to quickly pick up some of the insights and techniques of experts and master the fine arts of ANSI C, this volume passes on the wisdom of a highly experienced C compiler writer … Continue reading

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