Make: JavaScript Robotics: Building NodeBots with by Backstop Media, Rick Waldron

By Backstop Media, Rick Waldron

JavaScript Robotics is at the upward push. Rick Waldron, the lead writer of this booklet and writer of the Johnny-Five platform, is on the leading edge of this circulation. Johnny-Five is an open resource JavaScript Arduino programming framework for robotics. This publication brings jointly fifteen cutting edge programmers, each one making a detailed Johnny-Five robotic step by step, and supplying counsel and tips alongside the best way. event with JavaScript is a prerequisite.

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Beginning Java 8 APIs, Extensions and Libraries: Swing, by Kishori Sharan

By Kishori Sharan

Foreword by way of Jeff Friesen.

Beginning Java eight APIs, Extensions and Libraries completes the Apress Java studying trip and is a entire method of studying the Java Swing, JavaFX, Java Scripting, JDBC and community programming APIs.

This publication covers the major extesnsions of the Java programming language resembling Swing, JavaFX, community programming, and JDBC. every one subject starts off with a dialogue of the topic's history. A step by step procedure, with small snippets of Java code, offers easy-to-follow directions. on the finish of an issue, an entire and ready-to-run Java software is supplied. This ebook includes over a hundred thirty photos and diagrams that will help you visualize and higher comprehend the subjects. greater than a hundred thirty entire courses let you perform and fast research the topics.

The Swing chapters talk about quite a few features of operating with a GUI, from the very uncomplicated suggestions of constructing a Swing software, to the main complex themes, akin to adorning a Swing part with a JLayer, drag-and-drop positive aspects, Synth Skinnable L&F, etc.

The bankruptcy on community programming covers the fundamentals of community applied sciences first, after which, the complicated subject matters of community programming, utilizing a Java type library. It covers IPv4 and IPv6, addressing schemes, subnetting, supernetting, multicasting, TCP/IP sockets, UPD sockets, asynchronous socket I/O, etc.

The bankruptcy on JDBC offers the main points of connecting and dealing with databases corresponding to Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, DB2, Java DB (Apache Derby), Sybase, Adaptive Server anyplace, and so forth. It features a whole dialogue on processing a ResultSet and a RowSet. It discusses how you can use the RowSetFactory, to procure a RowSet item of a selected sort. operating with huge items (LOBs), corresponding to Blob, Clob, and NClob, is roofed intimately with Java code examples and database scripts.

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Mastering jQuery UI by Vijay Joshi

By Vijay Joshi

Become knowledgeable in developing real-world wealthy net purposes utilizing the numerous elements of jQuery UI

About This Book

  • Create helpful mashups by way of plugging jointly diverse elements in addition to APIs
  • Design your individual widgets like captchas, a colour picker, information reader, puzzles, and lots of others
  • Take your jQuery UI talents to subsequent point through exploring the bits and bobs and nuances of jQuery UI components

Who This ebook Is For

If you're a frontend developer with huge wisdom of jQuery UI and wish to take this services to the following point, then this e-book is for you.

In Detail

With browsers turning into progressively more robust every day, the jQuery UI library presents instruments that may be used to create function wealthy and interactive functions with out bearing the discomfort of writing various traces of JavaScript.

Mastering jQuery UI can assist you discover the depths of the jQuery UI library. correct from the 1st bankruptcy, you'll construct your personal initiatives whereas studying the intricacies of the library. each one bankruptcy explores a brand new subject and covers a few comparable parts. via gaining self assurance from the preliminary chapters you'll continue forward to create advanced purposes just like the Tabbed information reader using the AJAX and Reddit APIs. As an advantage, additionally, you will know about the easiest and such a lot confirmed practices earned via years of diligent paintings at the jQuery UI platform.

Each bankruptcy is an autonomous mini venture in itself overlaying various elements from jQuery UI. you will not need to wait lengthy to truly construct whatever functional.

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AngularJS Deployment Essentials by Zachariah Moreno

By Zachariah Moreno

Learn find out how to optimally install your AngularJS functions to modern-day most sensible web hosting environments

About This Book

  • Build your individual real-time AngularJS program utilizing a contemporary device stack and enforce a smart deployment strategy
  • Deploy your program into construction environments equivalent to Apache, Heroku, Firebase internet hosting, and lots of more
  • Optimize your improvement and deployment workflows to lessen attempt and maximize results

Who This ebook Is For

If you're a internet developer, this convenient advisor will empower you to quick examine the basics of AngularJS improvement and deployment.

What you are going to Learn

  • Form a bulletproof deployment workflow that may be repeated on destiny updates
  • Deploy your software as a cellular AngularJS app utilizing the Ionic Framework
  • Build robust software stacks that interact to optimize your workflow
  • Employ Grunt to automate repetitive initiatives reminiscent of snapshot optimization, code minification, and packaging
  • Automatically installation your program from for your Apache server
  • Configure your construction environments to optimally serve your AngularJS applications
  • Scale and increase your Node.js server utilizing either the Heroku Dashboard and Toolbelt
  • Package your program as a Google Chrome app that may be run on-line and offline

In Detail

Whether you're fresh to deploying AngularJS purposes or a pro veteran, this ebook provides you with the abilities you must optimally constitution, boost, and installation an AngularJS application.

You'll tips on how to manage your improvement setting, decide upon the instruments that may make up your workflow, optimize your code for construction environments, and set up your software to the best webhosting environments. by means of sequentially operating during the steps in every one bankruptcy, you'll quick grasp your deployment technique to facilitate a bulletproof workflow. With the aid of illustrations that provide a play-by-play account of ways to installation your optimized software, you can effectively install your subsequent AngularJS application.

By the top of this instructional, you've gotten mastered the power to set up your AngularJS program to in every single place your clients count on to determine your product.

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JavaScript and JSON Essentials by Sai Srinivas Sriparasa

By Sai Srinivas Sriparasa

Successfully construct complicated JSON-fueled net purposes with this useful, hands-on guide


  • Deploy JSON throughout numerous domains
  • Facilitate metadata garage with JSON
  • Build a realistic data-driven internet program with JSON

In Detail

The trade of information over the web has been performed for the reason that its inception. Delimiter-separated lists corresponding to CSV and tag-separated languages corresponding to XML are highly regarded, but they're thought of to be verbose via a bit of builders. JSON (JavaScript item Notation) is a light-weight text-based code to create items to move facts over the net. it's a info trade layout that's human-readable (like XML, yet with no the markup round your real payload) and its syntax is a subset of the JavaScript language that was once standardized in 1999.

JavaScript and JSON necessities is a step by step advisor that may introduce you to JSON and assist you know the way the light-weight JSON facts layout can be utilized in several methods both to shop information in the neighborhood or to move info over the net. This ebook will train you the way to take advantage of JSON successfully with JavaScript.

This e-book starts off with a quick refresher path on JavaScript prior to taking you thru how JSON facts might be transferred through synchronous, asynchronous, and cross-domain asynchronous HTTP calls. JSON isn't just approximately info move; this ebook throws gentle at the exchange implementations of JSON as well.

You will examine the knowledge forms that JavaScript makes use of and the way these info varieties can be utilized in JSON. you'll wade through the innovations of the way to create, replace, parse, and delete a JSON item. additionally, you will examine different options of loading a JSON dossier onto an internet web page, find out how to use jQuery to traverse via an item, and the way to accomplish entry operations. additionally, you will move over a couple of assets that might make debugging JSON quickly and easy.

What you are going to research from this book

  • Learn tips on how to paintings with real-time JSON
  • Transfer JSON information through asynchronous calls
  • Fire cross-domain asynchronous requests
  • Serialize and transmit data
  • Build the Carousel application
  • Understand exchange implementations of JSON
  • Debug JSON speedy and efficiently


The booklet follows a tutorial-based strategy and may train you ways to paintings with JSON instruments, layout JSON gadgets, and the way to take advantage of assorted innovations to deal with JSON data.

Who this booklet is written for

This booklet is a smart source for builders who want to research extra approximately JSON and who desire to follow it of their personal initiatives. it is going to be helpful to have a few previous wisdom of HTML and JavaScript that will help you comprehend the innovations coated during this publication. a few familiarity with a server-side language equivalent to personal home page, C#, or Python might even be priceless, yet this isn't compulsory.

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Pro JavaScript™ Techniques by John Resig

By John Resig

Pro JavaScript Techniques is the final word JavaScript booklet for the fashionable net developer. It offers every little thing you must find out about sleek JavaScript, and exhibits what JavaScript can do on your sites. This ebook does not waste any time belongings you already understand, like uncomplicated syntax and structures.

Expert net developer and writer John Resig concentrates on primary, very important topics—what sleek JavaScripting is (and isnt), the present nation of browser aid, and pitfalls to be cautious of. The booklet is equipped into 4 sections:

  • Modern JavaScript improvement utilizing JavaScript the object-oriented means, growing reusable code, plus trying out and debugging
  • DOM scripting updating content material and types, plus occasions, and impression and occasion libraries
  • How Ajax works, overcoming difficulties, and utilizing libraries to hurry up improvement of Ajax functions
  • The way forward for JavaScript taking a look at leading edge subject matters like JSON, HTML5, and extra

All ideas are sponsored up via real-world examples and case stories, and John presents a variety of reusable features and periods to avoid wasting you time on your improvement. There also are updated reference appendixes for the DOM, occasions, browser aid (including IE7), and frameworks, so that you can search for particular information speedy and easily.

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Eloquent JavaScript: A Modern Introduction to Programming by Marijn Haverbeke

By Marijn Haverbeke

"A concise and balanced mixture of rules and pragmatics. I enjoyed the tutorial-style game-like software improvement. This publication rekindled my earliest joys of programming. Plus, JavaScript!"—Brendan Eich, writer of JavaScript

JavaScript is the language of the net, and it's on the middle of each sleek web site from the lowliest own web publication to the potent Google Apps. notwithstanding it's uncomplicated for rookies to choose up and play with, JavaScript isn't a toy—it's a versatile and intricate language, able to even more than the showy methods so much programmers use it for.

Eloquent JavaScript is going past the cut-and-paste scripts of the recipe books and teaches you to jot down code that's stylish and potent. You'll commence with the fundamentals of programming, and discover ways to use variables, regulate buildings, features, and information buildings. Then you'll dive into the genuine JavaScript artistry: higher-order capabilities, closures, and object-oriented programming.

Along the way in which you'll examine to:

grasp simple programming concepts and most sensible practices
Harness the facility of useful and object-oriented programming
Use average expressions to speedy parse and control strings
Gracefully care for mistakes and browser incompatibilities
deal with browser occasions and change the DOM structure

Most importantly, Eloquent JavaScript will train you to specific your self in code with precision and wonder. in spite of everything, nice programming is an artwork, now not a science—so why accept a killer app in case you can create a masterpiece?

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Sams Teach Yourself jQuery Mobile in 24 Hours by Phil Dutson

Quickly commence utilizing jQuery cellular with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
jQuery cellular makes it effortless for builders so as to add "native" cellular performance to their websites and purposes, supplying seamless studies to consumers utilizing assorted cellular units, all from a unmarried code base. during this booklet, top cellular specialist Phil Dutson is helping readers grasp the newest model of jQuery cellular, no matter if they've got no earlier event. in exactly 24 classes of 1 hour or much less, Dutson publications readers via each step of making and customizing a cellular site with jQuery cellular. every one brief, effortless lesson builds on all that is come earlier than, educating jQuery Mobile's most recent positive factors within the context of genuine answer improvement. Readers : -Create person interfaces with toolbars, buttons, kinds, lists, occasions, and issues -Build responsive layouts and enhance new subject matters -Detect varied units -Encode and embed cellular video -Use cellular machine simulators -Build apps with PhoneGap and jQuery cellular -Incorporate QR and Microsoft Tag Codes -And even more step by step directions stroll builders via universal questions, concerns, and tasks... Quizzes and routines construct and attempt knowledge... "Did You Know?" suggestions provide insider recommendation and shortcuts... and "Watch Out!" signals support readers stay away from difficulties. by the point they are accomplished, readers might be cozy going past the e-book to "mobilize" nearly any web site.

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