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Scrumban - Essays on Kanban Systems for Lean Software Development By Corey Ladas
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Corey Ladas' groundbreaking paper "ScrumBan" has captured the imagination of the software development world. Scrum and agile methodologies have helped software development teams organize... More > and become more efficient. Lean methods like kanban can extend these benefits. Kanban also provides a powerful mechanism to identify process improvement opportunities. This book covers some of the metrics and day-to-day management techniques that make continuous improvement an achievable outcome in the real world. ScrumBan the book provides a series of essays that give practitioners the background needed to create more robust practices combining the best of agile and lean.< Less
The Craft of Text Editing By Craig Finseth
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This book covers all aspects of creating a character-based text editor. In the process, it discusses many aspects of creating a large application program including user interface, speed/memory/I/O... More > tradeoffs, and many other considerations.< Less
NXTera Client Developer's Guide By eCube Systems
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NXTera Client Developer's Guide provides examples and information on developing clients to access NXTera servers including Java, PowerBuilder, VB, Delphi, Jython and .Net.
Microsoft Word 2010 upgrade from 2003: A New Way of Working By Christine Kent
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This workbook is designed for those with some knowledge of Word who are upgrading from Word 2003 to 2010. Word 2007 and 2010 are so different from earlier versions, so much more powerful, and with... More > so many new features, that simply working in the product the same way as 2003 is not going to harness the value of upgrading. You are not just looking at a new interface; you are looking at a new way of working.< Less
A Comprehensible Guide to Controller Area Network By Wilfried Voss
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A Comprehensible Guide to Controller Area Network by Wilfried Voss represents the most thoroughly researched and most complete work on CAN available in the marketplace. Controller Area Network (CAN)... More > is a serial network technology that was originally designed for the automotive industry, especially for European cars, but has also become a popular bus in industrial automation as well as other applications. The CAN bus is primarily used in embedded systems, and as its name implies, is a network technology that provides fast communication among microcontrollers up to real-time requirements, eliminating the need for the much more expensive and complex technology of a Dual-Ported RAM. This book provides complete information on all CAN features and aspects combined with a high level of readability.< Less
NXTera Configuration, Security & Troubleshooting By Jennifer Barnes
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NXTera RPC middleware configuration and security manual; replaces Entera manual with same name.
ReaMix: Breaking the Barriers with REAPER By Geoffrey Francis
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This book does much more than just teaching you how to use basic tools (such as volume, panning, EQ, gates, compressors, delay, reverb, etc.) to get an OK mix. It also guides you through the... More > relationships – some simple, some complex – that exist between the dimensions of sound and the dimensions of space. It gives you the confidence to transform your OK mixes into great mixes. Although not light on theory, it has a practical emphasis, with links to archives containing some 40 or so project files, with step by step examples. These help you put your knowledge into practice. "Wow! So much good stuff - from mindbending advanced techniques to solid sensible advice, this guide should have a positive effect on just about anybody interested in mixing (and especially those using REAPER)!" - Justin Frankel, Cockos Inc, developer of REAPER. Printed B&W, spiral bound< Less
NXTera Reference Guide By Jennifer Barnes
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NXTera RPC middleware reference manual; describes the utilities provided, APIs and same code snippets.
Rapid Java Web Development By Javier Paniza
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Developing Web Applications has never been easier with the new generation Java open source tools. You'll be amazed at how fast you can have a ready-for-production AJAX web application up and running... More > from scratch. In this book you'll learn OpenXava, JPA, Eclipse, PostgreSQL, JUnit, HtmlUnit, Hibernate Validator framework, Liferay, etc. More importantly, you're going to learn techniques to solve both common and advanced cases that you'll face developing business applications.< Less
The Architecture of Open Source Applications: Elegance, Evolution, and a Few Fearless Hacks By Amy Brown, Greg Wilson
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Architects look at thousands of buildings during their training, and study critiques of those buildings written by masters. In contrast, most software developers only ever get to know a handful of... More > large programs well — usually programs they wrote themselves — and never study the great programs of history. As a result, they repeat one another’s mistakes rather than building on one another’s successes. This book’s goal is to change that. In it, the authors of twenty-five open source applications explain how their software is structured, and why. What are each program's major components? How do they interact? And what did their builders learn during their development? In answering these questions, the contributors to this book provide unique insights into how they think.< Less
Are you Socially Shy? By Radha Giri, Vishal Mehta
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“Are you Socially Shy?” is a book designed to help companies build their brand presence over several disparate, but logically complementing platforms and technologies. This book simply... More > demonstrates how you can achieve this by following few simple sequential steps. Without any technical competence and in FEW HOURS. For more information about the book and alternate ways of purchasing it, kindly get in touch at: getsocial@i-midastouch.com OR visit us at: areyousociallyshy.blogspot.com< Less
Brainfilling Curves - A Fractal Bestiary By Jeffrey Ventrella
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* A lovingly-crafted visual expedition, lead by a lifelong fractal wizard with an obsession for categorizing fractal species * Hundreds of beautiful color images * An in-depth taxonomy of... More > Koch-constructed Fractal Curves * An intuitive introduction to Koch construction * A must-read for anyone interested in fractal geometry< Less
REAPER 4 Unleashed By Geoffrey Francis
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This book picks up where "Up and Running" leaves off. It lifts the lid off REAPER's most powerful features, including custom actions, menus and toolbars, FX chains, screensets, snapshots,... More > templates, mouse modifiers and more. Many resources are supplied, including files with sample mouse modifiers, track templates, custom toolbars and much more. Its sample work files and dozens of step by step tutorials will lead you to an undersatnding of how you can use these features in combination with each other to make REAPER behave for you the way you want it to. Will it teach you everything that you could possibly ever want to know about REAPER? No. But will it help you unlock the creativity inside you to help you get the very best out of this program? Most certainly, yes!< Less
Learning Computing With Robots: Calico + Python + Scribbler or Scribbler2 By Deepak Kumar
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This book will introduce you to the world of computers, robots, and computing. You will learn that computing is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes. Robots have been in... More > existence much longer than computers. The word "personal" is key to the design of the material in this text. Computers and robots are no longer the realm of large corporate offices and industrial manufacturing scenarios. They have become personal in many ways. This book is targeted for college-level introductory computing courses (widely recognized as CS1 in the computing education community). Besides the fundamentals of computing you will also learn about the program development process, basic robotics, media computation, social implications of computers and robotics, and the nature and limits of computation. In order to learn computing using this text you will also need a robot and software. See www.roboteducation.org for more details.< Less
Virtual Body Language By Jeffrey Ventrella
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Why does the tail wag the brain? Why can’t our avatars walk hand-in-hand? Will a nonverbal Babel fish save the world? Jeffrey Ventrella, a virtual worlds programmer and visual language expert,... More > reviews the history of avatars, smileys, and other expressive forms, and considers a future of spectacular creativity. This book combines thoughtful scholarship with amusing anecdotes from the trenches of Silicon Valley.< Less
ARM Assembly Language - an Introduction (Second Edition) By J.R. Gibson
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The ARM core is the most widely used embedded central processing unit, CPU, incorporated in programmed electronic devices. Millions of products with one or more ARM cores are sold every day. ARM... More > cores are so widely used that ARM is frequently chosen as the CPU example for in electronic engineering and other computer courses. This is an introductory text describing the ARM assembly language and its use for simple programming tasks. The text assumes that the reader has never written programs using any assembly language. Features of ARM that differ from those of other common CPUs, especially those used in embedded systems, are emphasised so this provides an introduction to ARM programming for professionals using ARM devices for the first time.< Less
Atari 2600 Programming for Newbies By Andrew Davie
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Why's (poignant) Guide to Ruby By Why The Lucky Stiff
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This edition of Why the Lucky Stiff's Why's (poignant) Guide to Ruby is specially formatted to be a book, unlike the others on Lulu. Why brings you a whimsical guide to learning Ruby, featuring... More > cartoon foxes, Blix the cat, and dry wit.< Less
Using the FreeRTOS Real Time Kernel - a Practical Guide - Standard Edition By Richard Barry
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The FreeRTOS Real-time Kernel is a highly successful operating system for use in embedded microcontrollers. Downloaded more than 150,000 times in two years, it is a professional grade kernel which... More > can be used in commercial applications completely free of charge. This book is a concise, step by step, 'hands on' guide that describes both general multitasking concepts and FreeRTOS specifics. It presents and explains numerous examples that are written using the FreeRTOS API. The standard edition includes sixteen examples that can be built using a free and open source compiler and simulator, allowing readers to experiment with the code without having to first purchase any special tools or hardware. Note - This book is a step by step 'hands on' guide. It does not contain a complete API reference. An API reference manual is available in pdf format from http://www.freertos.org/Documentation.< Less
Let Over Lambda By Doug Hoyte
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Let Over Lambda is one of the most hardcore computer programming books out there. Starting with the fundamentals, it describes the most advanced features of the most advanced language: Common Lisp.... More > The point of this book is to expose you to ideas you might otherwise never be exposed to. If you are looking for a dry coding manual that re-hashes common-sense techniques in whatever langue du jour, this book is not for you. This book is about pushing the boundaries of what we know about programming. While this book teaches useful skills that can help solve your programming problems today and now, it has also been designed to be entertaining and inspiring. If you have ever wondered what lisp or even programming itself is really about, this is the book you have been looking for.< Less
Kanban and Scrum - making the most of both By Henrik Kniberg, Mattias Skarin
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Scrum and Kanban are two flavours of Agile software development - two deceptively simple but surprisingly powerful approaches to software development. So how do they relate to each other? The... More > purpose of this book is to clear up the fog, so you can figure out how Kanban and Scrum might be useful in your environment. Part I illustrates the similarities and differences between Kanban and Scrum, comparing for understanding, not for judgement. There is no such thing as a good or bad tool – just good or bad decisions about when and how to use which tool. This book includes: - Kanban and Scrum in a nutshell - Comparison of Kanban and Scrum and other Agile methods - Practical examples and pitfalls - Cartoons and diagrams illustrating day-to-day work - Detailed case study of a Kanban implementation within a Scrum organization Part II is a case study illustrating how a Scrum-based development organization implemented Kanban in their operations and support teams.< Less
Spectrum Games Bible 1994-200x By P Johns, M Fraser
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The final book in a series detailing some of the very best games for the ZX Sinclair Spectrum. Book 6 includes over 200 games from 1994-200x for the Speccy which was very popular in the UK and... More > Europe. The reviews are written by the fans, if you want to write reviews for the next book then come visit us at http://www.spectrumgamesbible.co.uk/ .< Less
Oracle General Ledger R12 Interview Questions By Hasan Mir
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This book is one of a kind guide that not only prepares you for Oracle General Ledger interview but also provides a high level tour of the available functionality. This guide is diligently prepared... More > by an experience ERP consultant. 140 questions and comprehensive easy to understand answers cover all areas of General Ledger module. The book is replete with examples and comparisons of R12 with 11i to better equip you for the interview questions. Managers, interviewers, and consultants all will benefit from this book. For an experienced consultant, it serves as a refresher of Oracle General Ledger features before an interview. For a novice, it provides a high level tutorial on Oracle General Ledger and serves as a road map for further learning. For someone who is totally new to Oracle E-Business Suite, it serves as an express tour of Oracle General Ledger. For video based training by the author please visit handsonerp.com< Less
Spectrum Games Bible 1991-1993 By P Johns, M Fraser
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The fifth book in a series detailing some of the very best games for the ZX Sinclair Spectrum. Book 5 includes over 200 games from 1991-1993 for the Speccy which was very popular in the UK and... More > Europe. The reviews are written by the fans, if you want to write reviews for the next book then come visit us at http://www.spectrumgamesbible.co.uk/ .< Less
Spectrum Games Bible 1989-1990 By P Johns, M Fraser
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The fourth book in a series detailing some of the very best games for the ZX Sinclair Spectrum. Book 4 includes over 270 games from 1989-1990 for the Speccy which was very popular in the UK and... More > Europe. The reviews are written by the fans, if you want to write reviews for the next book then come visit us at http://www.spectrumgamesbible.co.uk/< Less