By Pavel Yosifovich
A useful advisor to constructing home windows shop apps with C++ and XAML
- Details an important positive aspects of C++, XAML, and WinRT for construction great home windows shop apps
- Full of specific and interesting code samples that may be used as a foundation on your personal projects
- Provides a transparent review of home windows Runtime and C++/CX
Windows eight offers an unparalleled chance for builders to create functions for a brand new and intriguing platform, for a wholly new industry. Leveraging sleek C++ and the hot home windows Runtime, this ebook courses you thru the various elements of WinRT while utilizing glossy C++ good points for final strength and performance.
"Mastering home windows eight C++ App improvement" exhibits you ways to create home windows shop apps that use a few of the new positive factors and performance on hand for home windows eight. you will find how one can harness the ability of the recent home windows Runtime with C++ mixed with XAML for the construction of amazing person experiences.
Starting with insurance of C++/CX (a set of extensions that make operating with WinRT more uncomplicated) and consumer interface layout with XAML, this publication indicates you the way to take advantage of significant home windows eight positive factors, together with reside Tiles and Contracts, whereas leveraging universal styles reminiscent of information binding and the version View ViewModel (MVVM). you will find how WinRT works, its numerous functions, and the way it might most sensible be leveraged utilizing C++11 and visible Studio 2012.
What you are going to examine from this book
- Leverage your latest C++ talents with this new and interesting platform
- Discover find out how to successfully use C++/CX to name home windows Runtime APIs
- Integrate XAML for quick and fluid consumer interfaces
- Create customized controls for certain UI scenarios
- Learn the right way to combine your software with home windows eight by means of enforcing contracts
- Build data-driven apps with XAML, information binding, and MVVM
Specifically designed to be an attractive and functional educational, learning home windows eight C++ App improvement will increase your abilities and assist you create prime quality home windows shop apps.
Who this booklet is written for
If you're a C++ developer who desires to make the most of the mixed strength of COM, WinRT, C++/CX, and XAML to construct shop apps for the recent home windows eight platform, then this publication is for you. previous adventure with XAML-based applied sciences isn't really required.
By David Mark, James Bucanek
Thought of a vintage through a complete iteration of Mac programmers, Dave Marks examine C at the Mac has been up-to-date that you should comprise Mac OS X Mountain Lion and the newest iOS concerns. research C at the Mac For OS X and iOS, moment version is ideal for novices studying to software. It contains modern OS X and iOS examples!
By Chris Weed
Practical Programming with C++ covers sensible programming variety and lines of C++. Recursive services, lambdas, futures, and capabilities with no negative effects are some of the C++ concepts coated during this publication. This contains an intensive exam of recursive implementations of STL algorithms and services. useful information buildings also are tested as possible choices to normal C++ implementations.
By Sergey Kosarevsky, Viktor Latypov
Android NDK is used for multimedia purposes which require direct entry to a structures assets. Android NDK is usually the foremost for portability, which in flip presents a fairly cozy improvement and debugging method utilizing customary instruments corresponding to GCC and Clang toolchains. in case your desire to construct Android video games utilizing this striking framework, then this publication is a must-have.
This booklet provide you with a few transparent step by step recipes to be able to assist you to begin constructing cellular video games with Android NDK and improve your productiveness debugging them in your machine. This e-book also will give you new methods of operating in addition to a few worthwhile assistance and methods that may demonstrably bring up your improvement velocity and efficiency.
This ebook will take you thru a few easy-to-follow recipes that can assist you to exploit the Android NDK in addition to a few renowned C++ libraries. It provides Android program improvement in C++ and exhibits you the way to create a whole gaming application.
You will the way to write moveable multithreaded C++ code, use HTTP networking, play audio documents, use OpenGL ES, to render top of the range textual content, and the way to acknowledge person gestures on multi-touch units. in order to leverage your C++ abilities in cellular improvement and upload functionality for your Android functions, then this can be the ebook for you.
By Daniel W. Lewis
Basics of Embedded software program: the place C and meeting Meet is a fresh replacement to the normal sophomore textual content on machine association and meeting language programming. The textual content methods meeting how it is usually utilized in practice>to enforce small, speedy, or special-purpose exercises known as from a first-rate software written in a high-level language akin to C. by utilizing an embedded software program context, the textual content introduces multi-threaded programming, preemptive and non-preemptive structures, shared assets, and scheduling, therefore delivering an outstanding beginning for next classes on working structures, real-time platforms, networking, and microprocessor-based design.The textual content can help you: * savor the customarily ignored outcomes and boundaries of binary illustration. * enforce speedy real-number mathematics utilizing fixed-point reals rather than floating-point. * toughen your comprehension of scope, parameter passing, recursion, and reminiscence allocation. * hire positive factors of C (such as bit-manipulation and variation entry) popular in embedded software program. * write capabilities in Intel x86 secure mode meeting to be referred to as from C. * estimate greatest info price and latency for varied varieties of I/O programming. * deal with a number of threads, shared assets, and demanding sections. * advance programming practices that stay away from precedence inversions, deadlocks, and shared reminiscence problems.Fundamentals of Embedded software program: the place C and meeting Meet comes with a CD-ROM containing all of the software program instruments had to construct easy stand-alone embedded functions on an ordinaryPentium-class laptop: a C compiler, assembler, linker, boot loader, library, and either preemptive and non-preemptive real-time kernels. additionally incorporated are significant parts of the resource code for a few programming assignments present in an appendix of the textual content.
By Daniel H. Steinberg
As an online developer, i used to be a bit fearful approximately determining up a compiled language so as to add to my toolbelt, because the paradigm is loads diversified from the conventional scripting and item orientated programming i am used to, yet thus far "Cocoa Programming: a short commence advisor for builders" has been an exceptional creation. i'm a major fan of PragProg books regularly and this booklet is not any exception. Written in a transparent and dialog tone, this publication helps me wake up to hurry with the Cocoa framework from the very sensible point-of-view of the XCode/InterfaceBuilder workflow and introducing Objective-C ideas in a fashion that's illuminating and never intimidating.
Its now not a deep source guide, there are different books that do this, but when you are looking to determine what's prefer to construct OS X purposes, it is a nice first step.
By Francis Perea
Enter the realm of Arduino and its peripherals and begin developing fascinating projects
About This Book
- Meet Arduino and its major elements and know the way they paintings to take advantage of them on your real-world projects
- Assemble circuits utilizing the most typical digital units comparable to LEDs, switches, optocouplers, cars, and photocells and attach them to Arduino
- A special step by step advisor to use simple Arduino programming strategies within the C language
Who This e-book Is For
If you're a hobbyist who desires to enhance initiatives in line with Arduino because the major microcontroller platform or an engineer drawn to checking out what the Arduino platform bargains, then this ebook is perfect for you. a few past wisdom of the interval is required.
What you are going to Learn
- Select the right kind Arduino board to fulfill the must haves of your project
- Set up a operating Arduino improvement surroundings and become familiar with all of its internal workings
- Work with electronic and analog outputs to behave on exterior devices
- Sense your atmosphere in a electronic or analog means by utilizing sorts of sensors equivalent to potentiometers, photocells, or thermistors
- Develop time-based tasks that may deal with the time in an actual manner
- Make your undertaking have interaction with different units through serial communications
- Use interrupts to accommodate unforeseen events
- Get conversant in a whole real-world venture that summarizes all of the innovations realized in the course of the book
The Arduino is an open resource microcontroller outfitted on a unmarried circuit board that's in a position to receiving sensory enter from its atmosphere and controlling interactive actual items. it's also a improvement atmosphere which will write software program to the board, and is programmed within the Arduino programming language. The Arduino has develop into the preferred microcontroller platform and therefore enormous quantities of tasks are being constructed utilizing it, from simple to complex levels.
This booklet will first introduce you to crucial board versions of the Arduino family members. you are going to then learn how to arrange the Arduino software program setting. subsequent, you are going to paintings with electronic and analog inputs and outputs, deal with the time accurately, identify serial communications with different units on your tasks, or even regulate interrupts to make your venture extra responsive. ultimately, you'll be offered with a whole real-world instance through the use of the entire recommendations realized to date within the ebook. this can assist you to strengthen your individual microcontroller projects.
By Henry Rich
An creation and reference for the J programming language, an array language of remarkable productiveness. The reader learns the weather of J in phrases frequent to a C or Java programmer, after which is going directly to the right way to take into consideration difficulties J-style, operating with whole-array operations instead of loops.
By Jerry Anderson
ActiveX improvement is on the verge of collapse of an awesome explosion of chances. for those who take part in any respect on the net newsgroups or mail lists, you recognize what we suggest. The variety of builders doing ActiveX improvement has elevated dramatically. the kind of improvement and the extent of class that functions are assisting are awesome. the entire paintings that Microsoft has performed over the last 5 plus years, beginning with OLE 2, is commencing to pay off.I take note sitting in an auditorium 5 years in the past hearing a and one-half hour lecture on OLE Automation and considering, "Great, simply what we'd like . . . one other macro language!," and in addition considering that I had no clue what OLE used to be going to do for improvement and the home windows platform. good OLE 2 took we all to new degrees within the improvement of built-in components.With the arrival of ActiveX, the long run is asking brighter than ever. This ebook is dedicated to bringing that know-how all the way down to earth and into your fingers. After examining this e-book, you have to suppose convinced so that you can take on any undertaking or program regarding ActiveX, COM, and home windows.