Learning Facebook Application Development: A step-by-step tutorial for creating custom Facebook applications using the Facebook platform and PHP

By Hasin Hayder, Mark Alexander Bain

In Detail

Using fb functions, builders can upload customized beneficial properties to at least one of the most well-liked web pages on this planet. fb is the most important social community between students, and is gaining floor between execs too. fb purposes aid you upload new methods for clients to engage with one another utilizing Facebook.

Facebook purposes are written in a server-side language, and hosted at the program developer's personal server. They interface with fb, so they seem to clients to be a part of fb itself.

This ebook indicates personal home page builders the right way to speedy start development robust fb functions, the right way to paintings with info saved in fb, together with pictures, and the way to deal with multimedia and different customized info inside of fb applications.

The booklet covers find out how to ship notifications and invites from inside an program, replace a user's profile, create program keep watch over panels for clients, and lots more and plenty more.

What you are going to research from this book?
• research fb program improvement via step by step examples.
• construct data-driven fb functions, paintings with pals lists, photograph galleries, multimedia, and more.
• paintings with Facebook's safeguard version to supply purposes which are secure and functional.
• speak with clients via newsfeeds, notifications, invites, and messages.
• examine the fb personal home page API, and many of the markup languages you'll have to construct fb functions: Mock Ajax, FBML, FBJS (a version of JavaScript specifically for Facebook), and FQL.


This ebook builds in your wisdom as a personal home page developer to supply a fast moving, step by step educational in construction fb functions. The e-book is jam-packed with instance code and demo purposes, that you can see thoughts in motion. alongside the way in which we offer quickly references to an important facets of the API, so that you can refer again as you boost your individual purposes with the book.

Who this ebook is written for?

This e-book is for PHP5 builders who are looking to create customized fb functions. It assumes no wisdom of the fb API or Platform, yet does suppose that you're a fb person.

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C: The Complete Reference, 4th Ed.

By Herbert Schildt

One other gem from Herb Schildt--best-selling programming writer with greater than 2.5 million books bought! C: the total Reference, Fourth variation promises complete info on C99, the hot ANSI/ISO regular for C. you will get in-depth assurance of the c program languageperiod and serve as libraries in addition to all of the most recent C beneficial properties, together with limited guidelines, inline services, variable-length arrays, and intricate math. This jam-packed source contains 1000's of examples and pattern purposes.

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The Art of Multiprocessor Programming, Revised Reprint

By Maurice Herlihy, Nir Shavit

Revised and up to date with advancements conceived in parallel programming classes, The paintings of Multiprocessor Programming is an authoritative consultant to multicore programming. It introduces the next point set of software program improvement talents than that wanted for effective single-core programming. This publication presents accomplished insurance of the recent rules, algorithms, and instruments precious for powerful multiprocessor programming. scholars and pros alike will make the most of thorough assurance of key multiprocessor programming concerns.

  • This revised version contains much-demanded updates during the publication, according to suggestions and corrections pronounced from study rooms for the reason that 2008
  • Learn the basics of programming a number of threads having access to shared reminiscence
  • Explore mainstream concurrent information constructions and the foremost parts in their layout, in addition to synchronization options from easy locks to transactional reminiscence structures
  • Visit the significant other website and obtain resource code, instance Java courses, and fabrics to help and improve the educational experience

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Specification by Example: How Successful Teams Deliver the Right Software

By Gojko Adzic


Specification via instance is an rising perform for growing software program in accordance with real looking examples, bridging the conversation hole among enterprise stakeholders and the dev groups construction the software program. during this publication, writer Gojko Adzic distills interviews with profitable groups around the globe, sharing how they specify, boost, and bring software program, with out defects, briefly iterative supply cycles.

About the Technology

Specification by means of instance is a collaborative approach for specifying requisites and assessments. Seven styles, totally explored during this booklet, are secret to meaking the strategy potent. the strategy has 4 major merits: it produces residing, trustworthy documentation; it defines expectancies in actual fact and makes validation effective; it reduces remodel; and, principally, it assures supply groups and enterprise stakeholders that the software program that is outfitted is correct for its purpose.

About the Book

This publication distills from the adventure of major groups all over the world powerful how one can specify, try, and bring software program in brief, iterative supply cycles. Case reviews during this booklet variety from small internet startups to giant monetary associations, operating in lots of techniques together with XP, Scrum, and Kanban.

This booklet is written for builders, testers, analysts, and company humans operating jointly to construct nice software.

buy of the print ebook comes with a proposal of a unfastened PDF, ePub, and Kindle publication from Manning. additionally to be had is all code from the ebook.

What's Inside

  • Common approach patterns
  • How to prevent undesirable practices
  • Fitting SBE on your process
  • 50+ case studies


Table of Contents

    Part 1 Getting started
  1. Key benefits
  2. Key method patterns
  3. Living documentation
  4. Initiating the changes
  5. Part 2 Key procedure patterns
  6. Deriving scope from goals
  7. Specifying collaboratively
  8. Illustrating utilizing examples
  9. Refining the specification
  10. Automating validation with out altering specifications
  11. Validating frequently
  12. Evolving a documentation system
  13. Part three Case studies
  14. uSwitch
  15. RainStor
  16. Iowa pupil Loan
  17. Sabre Airline Solutions
  18. ePlan Services
  19. Songkick
  20. Concluding thoughts

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Numerical Recipes in C: The Art of Scientific Computing, Second Edition

By William H. Press, Saul A. Teukolsky, William T. Vetterling

The made from a special collaboration between 4 top scientists in educational learn and undefined, Numerical Recipes is an entire textual content and reference booklet on clinical computing. In a self-contained demeanour it proceeds from mathematical and theoretical issues to genuine functional desktop exercises. With over a hundred new exercises bringing the complete to good over three hundred, plus upgraded models of the unique exercises, the hot version continues to be the main functional, entire instruction manual of medical computing on hand this present day.

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The Android Developer's Cookbook: Building Applications with the Android SDK (2nd Edition) (Developer's Library)

By Ronan Schwarz, James Steele, Nelson To

Do you need to start construction apps for Android, today’s no 1 cellular platform? Are you already construction Android apps yet are looking to recuperate at it? The Android Developer’s Cookbook, moment variation, brings jointly the entire professional counsel and code you’ll need.

This variation has been greatly up-to-date to mirror the opposite Android 4.2.2 releases. You’ll locate all-new chapters on complex threading and UI improvement, in-app billing, push messages, and local improvement, plus new ideas for every little thing from getting access to NFC to utilizing Google Cloud Messaging.

Proven modular recipes take you from the fundamentals all of the technique to complicated companies, aiding you to utilize the most recent Android APIs and instruments. The authors’ absolutely up to date code samples are designed to function templates to your personal initiatives and elements. You’ll research best-practice options for successfully fixing universal difficulties and for keeping off pitfalls during the whole improvement lifecycle. insurance includes

  • Organizing Android apps and integrating their actions
  • Working successfully with companies, receivers, and alerts
  • Managing threads, together with complicated concepts utilizing AsyncTasks and loaders
  • Building strong, intuitive consumer interfaces
  • Implementing complex UI beneficial properties, together with customized perspectives, animation, accessibility, and massive monitor support
  • Capturing, enjoying, and manipulating media
  • Interacting with SMS, web pages, and social networks
  • Storing info through SQLite and different methods
  • Integrating in-app billing utilizing Google Play services
  • Managing push messaging with C2DM
  • Leveraging new elements and constructions for local Android development
  • Efficiently trying out and debugging with Android’s most modern instruments and methods, together with LINT code analysis


The Android Developer’s Cookbook, moment version, is all you must jumpstart any Android venture, and create high-value, feature-rich apps that sell.


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Starting Out with C++: From Control Structures through Objects (7th Edition)

Tony Gaddis’s obtainable, step by step presentation is helping starting scholars comprehend the real information essential to develop into expert programmers at an introductory point. Gaddis motivates the learn of either programming talents and the C++ programming language through proposing all of the information had to comprehend the “how” and the “why”–but by no means wasting sight of the truth that so much rookies fight with this fabric. His procedure is either slow and hugely obtainable, making sure that scholars comprehend the common sense at the back of constructing top quality programs.

In Starting Out with C++: From keep an eye on constructions via gadgets, Gaddis covers keep watch over buildings, services, arrays, and guidelines sooner than gadgets and periods. as with any Gaddis texts, transparent and easy-to-read code listings, concise and sensible real-world examples, and an abundance of workouts look in each bankruptcy. this article is meant for both a one-semester sped up introductory direction or a conventional two-semester series protecting C++ programming.

This variation is offered with MyProgrammingLab, an cutting edge on-line homework and overview software. during the strength of perform and instant customized suggestions, MyProgrammingLab is helping scholars realise the common sense, semantics, and syntax of programming.


Note: while you're paying for the standalone textual content or digital model, MyProgrammingLab does not come instantly packaged with the textual content. to buy MyProgrammingLab, please stopover at: myprogramminglab.com otherwise you should buy a package deal of the actual textual content + MyProgrammingLab via trying to find ISBN 10: 0132774178 / ISBN thirteen: 9780132774178.¿ MyProgrammingLab isn't really a self-paced expertise and may in basic terms be bought whilst required by means of an instructor.

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Beginning Algorithms

By Simon Harris

Beginning Algorithms

A sturdy figuring out of algorithms, and the information of while to use them, is essential to generating software program that not just works adequately, but additionally plays successfully. this can be the one e-book to impart all this crucial information-from the fundamentals of algorithms, facts buildings, and function features to the categorical algorithms utilized in improvement and programming tasks.

Packed with precise causes and instructive examples, the booklet starts through providing you a few primary info constructions after which is going directly to clarify quite a few sorting algorithms. you will then examine effective practices for storing and looking in terms of hashing, timber, units, and maps. The authors additionally percentage tips about optimization options and how one can stay away from universal functionality pitfalls. in spite of everything, you will be ready to construct the algorithms and knowledge constructions most ordinarily encountered in daily software program development.

What you are going to study from this book

  • The fundamentals of algorithms, akin to generation and recursion
  • Elementary facts buildings reminiscent of lists, stacks, and queues
  • Basic and complex sorting algorithms together with insertion kind, quicksort, and shell sort
  • Advanced info constructions equivalent to binary timber, ternary bushes, and heaps
  • Algorithms for string looking out, string matching, hashing, and computational geometry
  • How to take advantage of test-driven improvement ideas to make sure your code works as intended
  • How to dramatically enhance the functionality of your code with hands-on suggestions for profiling and optimization

Who this booklet is for

This booklet is for somebody who develops purposes, or is simply starting to accomplish that, and is asking to appreciate algorithms and information buildings. An knowing of machine programming is beneficial.

Wrox starting courses are crafted to make studying programming languages and applied sciences more uncomplicated than you think that, supplying a established, educational layout that would advisor you thru the entire ideas involved.

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Apache, MySQL, and PHP Weekend Crash Course

By Steven M. Schafer

Wake up to hurry on Apache, MySQL, and Hypertext Preprocessor - in a weekend! the massive day is Monday. The day you get to teach off what you recognize approximately Apache net server, MySQL database, and personal home page scripting. the matter is, you are not relatively in control. probably it has been it slow because you put in all 3 of those applied sciences. possibly you could have by no means used Apache, MySQL, and personal home page jointly. or even you simply like a problem. In any occasion, we have an answer for you - "Apache, MySQL, and Hypertext Preprocessor Weekend Crash Course".Open the publication Friday night and on Sunday afternoon, after finishing 30 quick, centred periods, you can dive correct in and start development dynamic, data-driven websites on both home windows or Linux with all 3 built-in applied sciences. The curriculum for fri. night that includes four classes and a couple of hours contain: fitting Apache, fitting personal home page, fitting MySQL, and Apache fundamentals. For Saturday morning that includes 6 classes and three hours, the curriculum contains, Configuring Apache, Apache safeguard issues, the fundamentals of MySQL, MySQL safeguard, operating with facts, and Queries.The curriculum for afternoon that includes 6 classes and three hours comprise, Troubleshooting MySQL instructions and Queries, complex MySQL strategies, Hypertext Preprocessor fundamentals, software move, and personal home page features. For Saturday night comprising four classes and a couple of hours the curriculum comprises, operating with documents, HTML Constructs, operating with kinds, and Multiple-User issues in Hypertext Preprocessor. For Sunday morning that includes 6 classes and three hours the curriculum contains, reliable Coding Practices, Debugging and Troubleshooting Hypertext Preprocessor, MySQL via personal home page, Debugging and Troubleshooting MySQL in personal home page, Odds and Ends, and undertaking: Calendar I. For afternoon comprising four classes and a pair of hours the curriculum contains, venture: Calendar II, undertaking: content material Publishing I, undertaking: content material Publishing II, and venture: construction an RSS Feed.

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Decompiling Android

By Godfrey Nolan

Decompiling Android looks on the reasons why Android apps might be decompiled to get better their resource code, what it potential to Android builders and the way you could safeguard your code from prying eyes. this is often additionally with a view to see how stable and undesirable Android apps are developed and the way to profit from them in construction your individual apps.

this is often turning into an more and more very important subject because the Android market grows and builders are unwittingly liberating the apps with plenty of again doorways permitting humans to most likely receive bank card info and database logins to back-end platforms, as they don’t discover how effortless it's to decompile their Android code.      

  • In intensity exam of the Java and Android classification dossier constructions
  • Tools and strategies for decompiling Android apps
  • Tools and strategies for safeguarding your Android apps

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