Modern C++ Programming with Test-Driven Development: Code Better, Sleep Better

By Jeff Langr

If you application in C++ you have been ignored. Test-driven improvement (TDD) is a contemporary software program improvement perform which may dramatically decrease the variety of defects in structures, produce extra maintainable code, and provides you the arrogance to alter your software program to fulfill altering wishes. yet C++ programmers were missed by means of these selling TDD--until now. during this e-book, Jeff Langr promises hands-on classes within the demanding situations and rewards of doing TDD in C++.

Modern C++ Programming With Test-Driven Development, the single complete remedy on TDD in C++ will give you every thing you want to learn about TDD, and the demanding situations and merits of imposing it on your C++ structures. Its many distinctive code examples take you step by step from TDD fundamentals to complicated innovations. As a veteran C++ programmer, you are already writing high quality code, and also you work flat out to keep up code caliber. It does not must be that hard.

In this booklet, you will learn:

tips on how to use TDD to enhance legacy C++ systems

tips on how to establish and care for challenging process dependencies

tips on how to do dependency injection, that's quite tough in C++

tips on how to use trying out instruments for C++ that reduction TDD

new C++11 positive factors that facilitate TDD

As you develop in TDD mastery, you will discover how you can preserve a huge C++ procedure from turning into a layout mess over the years, in addition to specific C++ hassle spots to prevent. you will discover out find out how to hinder your assessments from being a upkeep burden and the way to imagine in TDD with out giving up your hard-won C++ talents. ultimately, you will see the right way to develop and maintain TDD on your team.

Whether you are a entire unit-testing beginner or an skilled tester, this e-book will lead you to mastery of test-driven improvement in C++.

What You Need

A C++ compiler operating lower than home windows or Linux, ideally person who helps C++11. Examples provided within the booklet have been outfitted lower than gcc 4.7.2.

Google Mock 1.6 (downloadable at no cost; it comprises Google try out to boot) or another C++ unit checking out instrument. such a lot examples within the e-book are written for Google Mock, however it is not tough to translate them on your instrument of choice.

a great programmer's editor or IDE.

cmake, ideally. after all, you should use your personal most well-liked make too. CMakeLists.txt documents are supplied for every venture. Examples supplied have been equipped utilizing cmake model 2.8.9.

a number of freely-available third-party libraries are used because the foundation for examples within the ebook. those include:- cURL- JsonCpp- strengthen (filesystem, date_time/gregorian, set of rules, assign)Several examples use the increase headers/libraries. just one instance makes use of cURL and JsonCpp.

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Agile Web Development with Rails 4 (Facets of Ruby)

By Sam Ruby, Dave Thomas, David Heinemeier Hansson

Rails simply retains on altering. either Rails three and four, in addition to Ruby 1.9 and 2.0, convey 1000's of advancements, together with new APIs and significant functionality improvements. The fourth variation of this award-winning vintage has been reorganized and refocused so it is extra valuable than ever earlier than for builders new to Ruby and Rails.

Rails four introduces a couple of user-facing alterations, and the publication has been up to date to compare the entire most up-to-date alterations and new most sensible practices in Rails. This comprises complete aid for Ruby 2.0, controller issues, Russian Doll caching, robust parameters, Turbolinks, new try and bin listing layouts, and lots more and plenty more.

Ruby on Rails is helping you produce top quality, beautiful-looking internet purposes quick. you consider developing the appliance, and Rails looks after the details.

Tens of millions of builders have used this award-winning publication to profit Rails. it is a vast, far-reaching educational and reference that is prompt via the Rails center staff. if you are new to Rails, you will get step by step assistance. if you are an skilled developer, this e-book provides you with the excellent, insider info you need.

Rails has advanced through the years, and this publication has developed besides it. We nonetheless commence with a step by step walkthrough of establishing a true software, and in-depth chapters examine the integrated Rails positive aspects. This variation now provides new Ruby and Rails clients additional information at the Ruby language and takes extra time to provide an explanation for key thoughts all through. most sensible practices on how you can practice Rails proceed to alter, and this variation retains up. Examples use issues, Russian Doll caching, and Turbolinks, and the ebook focuses all through at the correct approach to use Rails. also, this version now works on Ruby 2.0, a brand new liberate of Ruby with titanic useful and function improvements.

This variation is for Rails4.0 and beyond.

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The Architecture Of Open Source Applications, Volume Ii

Architects examine hundreds of thousands of structures in the course of their education, and learn evaluations of these structures written via masters. by contrast, such a lot software program builders merely ever get to grasp a handful of enormous courses good - frequently courses they wrote themselves - and not examine the nice courses of background. consequently, they repeat one another's error instead of development on one another's successes. This moment quantity of The structure of Open resource purposes goals to alter that. In it, the authors of twenty-four open resource functions clarify how their software program is based, and why. What are every one program's significant parts? How do they have interaction? And what did their developers examine in the course of their improvement? In answering those questions, the individuals to this booklet supply certain insights into how they suspect.

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Understanding and Writing Compilers: A Do It Yourself Guide (Macmillan Computer Science Series)

By Richard Bornat

I wrote this publication on compiling within the past due Nineteen Seventies. It was once successful. I nonetheless meet
people who learnt approximately compiling from it. i am getting 3 or 4 requests a year
from humans who’d like a duplicate. I used to inform them to exploit, but
now there aren’t any copies even there. on the grounds that I personal the copyright (thanks to
Macmillan), i will be able to post it back, for free.
For some time i attempted to breed the unique e-book from the unique nroff source,
but Unix model 6 nroff is lengthy lifeless, and the printer-driver hacks that made
A daring and underlining paintings are even deader. So I hacked it into LaTEX, and here
it is. I fixed the error that I knew approximately, replaced a really few infelicities, and
otherwise attempted to alter as low as possible.

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OpenCL Parallel Programming Development Cookbook

By Raymond Tay

This cookbook is the best technique to study parallel programming in OpenCL simply because if bargains a mixture of enlightening idea and hands-on recipes. excellent for skilled developers.


  • Learn approximately parallel programming improvement in OpenCL and likewise many of the thoughts thinking about writing high-performing code
  • Find out extra approximately data-parallel or task-parallel improvement and likewise concerning the mix of both
  • Understand and make the most the underlying beneficial properties like processor registers and caches that run in all probability tens of millions of threads around the processors

In Detail

OpenCL (Open Computing Language) is the 1st royalty-free regular for move platform, parallel programming of contemporary processors present in own pcs, servers, mobiles, and embedded units. OpenCL significantly improves pace and responsiveness for a large spectrum of functions in several marketplace different types, from gaming and leisure to medical and scientific software program. OpenCL has proved itself to be flexible in that it now runs on not just working structures like home windows and Linux powered by means of Intel and AMD processors, but in addition on low energy chips like ARM, and it has additionally been followed via processor brands like ARM Corp, Vivante, and Altera, between others.

OpenCL Parallel Programming improvement Cookbook was once designed to be functional in order that we in attaining a great stability among idea and alertness. studying to software in a parallel means is comparatively effortless, yet with a purpose to benefit from all the assets on hand to you successfully is sort of diversified. you should be proven not just program, but additionally the idea in the back of it.

This ebook is approximately in components, the place the 1st half is the basics of OpenCL parallel improvement and the second one half is a few of the algorithms we'll discover with you. every one half is filled with many code samples and illustrations to illustrate quite a few ideas. the 1st half is key for a newbie not to purely software in parallel, but in addition to imagine in parallel and turn into outfitted with the psychological version with which to take on parallel programming. the second one half contains seven various algorithms that the writer has pointed out; you are going to study a number of parallel programming recommendations that specialists have utilized in the previous 60 years which are acceptable to OpenCL.

This e-book will exhibit the way you imagine in parallel by means of illustrating and demonstrating programming suggestions like information partitioning, thread coarsening, sign up tiling, facts pre-fetching, and set of rules transformation. those strategies are established within the seven algorithms you’ll be proven, from snapshot processing and fixing sparse linear platforms to in-memory sorting.

OpenCL Parallel Programming improvement Cookbook combines recipes, illustrations, code, and factors to permit you to benefit the necessities of parallel programming in OpenCL, and the writer has extra in sufficient math in order that the readers comprehend the inducement and will additionally lay the basis upon which they're going to start their very own exploration.

What you are going to research from this book

  • How to exploit OpenCL
  • Understand info partitioning and transfers in OpenCL
  • Understand OpenCL facts types
  • Learn approximately OpenCL services together with math, atomic, threading version, facts move, and so on
  • Develop a histogram in OpenCL
  • Learn the way to strengthen Sobel part detection in OpenCL for photograph processing
  • Develop the Matrix Multiplication and the Sparse Matrix Vector Multiplication in OpenCL
  • Learn to improve Bitonic type and Radix type in OpenCL
  • Develop n-body with OpenCL

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Neural Networks: A Comprehensive Foundation

By Simon Haykin

For graduate-level neural community classes provided within the departments of desktop Engineering, electric Engineering, and computing device technology. popular for its thoroughness and clarity, this well-organized and fully updated textual content is still the main entire remedy of neural networks from an engineering viewpoint. completely revised.

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Thinking in LINQ: Harnessing the Power of Functional Programming in .NET Applications

By Sudipta Mukherjee

LINQ represents a paradigm shift for builders used to an imperative/object orientated programming sort, simply because LINQ attracts on useful programming rules. Thinking in LINQ addresses the variations among those by way of offering a collection of succinct recipes prepared in different teams, together with:

  • Basic and prolonged LINQ operators
  • Text processing
  • Loop refactoring
  • Monitoring code wellbeing and fitness
  • Reactive Extensions (Rx.NET)
  • Building domain-specific languages

Using the well-known "recipes" process, Thinking in LINQ indicates you ways to technique development LINQ-based ideas, how such recommendations are diversified from what you understand, and why they’re greater. The recipes hide a variety of real-world difficulties, from utilizing LINQ to interchange current loops, to writing your individual Swype-like keyboard access workouts, to discovering reproduction records in your hard disk drive. The objective of those recipes is to get you "thinking in LINQ," so that you can use the ideas on your personal code to jot down extra effective and concise data-intensive applications.

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The Rails View: Create a Beautiful and Maintainable User Experience

By John Athayde

Working within the View layer calls for a breadth of information and a focus to element in contrast to at any place else in Rails. One flawed flow may end up in brittle, complicated perspectives that cease destiny improvement in its tracks. This e-book can assist you cut loose from tangles of common sense and markup on your perspectives as you choose up the sensible abilities you want to enforce your person interface cleanly and maintainably.

you will discover the right way to increase sturdy, sustainable layouts and well known interface parts with semantic HTML5 and CSS3, and in case you can responsibly generate markup and use complex presenters... all with out leaving the designers in your workforce out within the chilly. Widen your attraction with responsive layout, and detect how new innovative enhancement recommendations can take you past the "weakest hyperlink" strategy of the prior. grasp the asset pipeline brought in Rails 3.1 and use Sass and Coffeescript to make your interface code shorter and extra enjoyable.

you are going to create dependent, well-structured perspectives which are a pleasure to construct on. you will have fun with its complete, goal information in a realm choked with subjective opinions.

What You Need:

All examples within the publication suppose Rails 3.1 or later and Ruby 1.9.x are put in. distinct details on tips to set up those for home windows, Mac OS X and Linux is integrated within the book.

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I Heart Logs: Event Data, Stream Processing, and Data Integration

By Jay Kreps

Why a publication approximately logs? That’s effortless: the standard log is an abstraction that lies on the center of many structures, from NoSQL databases to cryptocurrencies. even supposing so much engineers don’t imagine a lot approximately them, this brief publication indicates you why logs are helpful of your attention.

Based on his well known web publication posts, LinkedIn imperative engineer Jay Kreps indicates you ways logs paintings in allotted platforms, after which offers sensible functions of those techniques in a number of universal uses—data integration, firm structure, real-time circulate processing, info process layout, and summary computing models.

Go forward and make the leap with logs; you’re going love them.

  • Learn how logs are used for programmatic entry in databases and disbursed systems
  • Discover suggestions to the massive info integration challenge while extra facts of extra types meet extra systems
  • Understand why logs are on the middle of real-time movement processing
  • Learn the position of a log within the internals of on-line information systems
  • Explore how Jay Kreps applies those rules to his personal paintings on facts infrastructure platforms at LinkedIn

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101 Windows Phone 7 Apps, Volume 1: Developing Apps 1-50

By Adam Nathan

Received a superb notion for an app? There’s a bankruptcy for that!

Calling all builders: home windows cell 7 is beginning to achieve traction, and the chance is yours to promote the following killer app! a hundred and one home windows telephone 7 Apps is a ebook sequence like no other–best-selling writer and Microsoft developer Adam Nathan walks you thru the method of creating a hundred and one genuine, strong, assorted, and marketplace-certified Silverlight functions. You not just get on-line entry to the entire resource code and comparable resources, however the ebook is chock choked with information, warnings, and recommendation which could basically come from Adam’s event of writing such a lot of entire functions and promoting them within the home windows mobilephone Marketplace.

Imagine how lengthy it can take you to advance and try 50 apps and what sort of you'll examine from the event. instead of spending all that point ranging from scratch, use this publication to hit the floor operating! no matter if you just make beauty alterations to apps during this publication (for instance, developing kid-themed versions), repurpose apps (such as development a personal loan calculator in keeping with bankruptcy 10’s tip calculator), or construct anything thoroughly distinctive, this e-book can significantly speed up your improvement time and assist you create fine quality apps. promote your apps within the home windows mobilephone industry and make this ebook pay for itself!

Volume I comprises the 1st 50 apps and covers the following:
* every little thing you want to find out about Silverlight
* totally exploiting mobilephone good points comparable to the appliance bar, hardware/software keyboards, multi-touch, accelerometer, microphone, and more
* utilizing wealthy controls corresponding to pivots, panoramas, and controls in unfastened toolkits, corresponding to date/time pickers, toggle switches, charts, and graphs
* construction your personal customized controls, together with well known ones lacking from the platform, similar to a checkable record field, multi-select picker field, and colour picker
* commonly appropriate pages, equivalent to a photo-cropping web page and accelerometer-calibration page
* how you can make your app feel and appear like a first-party app
* useful tips about quite a lot of themes, even buying and developing sound results, utilizing customized fonts, and growing icons

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