Book Watch Archive
Book Watch Archive

Book Watch is I Programmer's listing of new books and is compiled using publishers' publicity material. It is not to be read as a review where we provide an independent assessment. Some, but by no means all, of the books in Book Watch are eventually reviewed.

JavaScript In Easy Steps 5th Edition (Easy Steps)
Friday, 01 March 2013

Shows how to create exciting web pages that employ the power of JavaScript to provide functionality. Requires no previous knowledge of any scripting language so it's ideal for the newcomer to JavaScript. By the end of this book you will have gained a sound understanding of JavaScript and be able to add exciting dynamic scripts to your own web pages.


Collaborative Enterprise Architecture (Morgan Kaufmann)
Thursday, 28 February 2013

Provides a systematic compendium of the current best practices in EA, analyzes current ways of doing EA, and identifies its constraints and shortcomings. In the second part, it leaves the beaten tracks of EA by introducing Lean, Agile, and Enterprise 2.0 concepts to the traditional EA methods.



Video Game Writing from Micro to Macro (Mercury)
Wednesday, 27 February 2013

An everything-you-need-to-know and how-to book for anyone interested in writing video games.  If you are a beginner and just interested in getting started to test the waters, this book tells exactly step by step how to create an actual video game and how to perfect it. If you have a techy interest  may inspire your future career.


HTML5 Programming for ASP.NET Developers (Apress)
Tuesday, 26 February 2013

Teaches you to harness the power and flexibility of HTML5 in your ASP.NET Web Forms and ASP.NET MVC applications. Focusing on the programmable features of HTML5 that will be most useful to you as an ASP.NET developer, this book will take you straight to the heart of what you can get out of thisemerging web standard.


Sams Teach Yourself Windows 8 Apps with JavaScript and HTML5 in 24 Hours (Sams)
Monday, 25 February 2013

The fastest way for web and Windows developers to profit from the massive new Windows 8/Metro opportunity. Teaches every facet of HTML5/JavaScript Metro development simply and clearly, through 24 concise, hands-on lessons with Quizzes, and Exercises to test their knowledge.


Metaskills: Five Talents for the Robotic Age (New Riders)
Monday, 25 February 2013

This sweeping vision for personal mastery in a post-industrial era presents five metaskills - feeling, seeing, dreaming, making and learning - that can help you reach your true potential. They’ll keep you two or three steps ahead of the machines, the algorithms, and the outsourcing forces of the “robot curve”.


How To Recruit And Hire Great Software Engineers: Building a Crack Development Team (Apress)
Friday, 22 February 2013

A field guide and instruction manual for finding and hiring excellent engineers that fit your team, drive your success, and provide you with a competitive advantage. Focusing on proven methods, the book guides you through creating and tailoring a hiring process specific to your needs.


Sams Teach Yourself Android Game Programming in 24 Hours (Sams)
Thursday, 21 February 2013

Master mobile game development for Android 4 in just 24 sessions of one hour or less. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll gain hands-on expertise with the entire process: from getting access to the hardware via the Android SDK to finishing a complete example game.


View Updating and Relational Theory (O'Reilly)
Wednesday, 20 February 2013

Views are virtual tables. That means they should be updatable, just as "real" or base tables are. In fact, view updatability isn’t just desirable, it’s crucial, for practical reasons as well as theoretical ones.View updating has always been a controversial topic but now C J Date sets out to solve the problem.


Foundation Game Design With HTML5 And JavaScript (Friends of Ed)
Wednesday, 20 February 2013

If you’ve never done any programming before and don’t know where to start, this book will show you how to make games from start to finish. You’ll learn all the latest programming technologies (HTML5, CSS, and JavaScript) to create your games. All written in a fun and friendly style with open-ended projects that encourage you to build your own original games.


Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Unleashed (Sams)
Tuesday, 19 February 2013

Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 supports Windows 8, Windows Phone, WindowsRT, and Windows Azure cloud development. By focusing entirely on Visual Studio 2012 Professional, the authors have gone deeper into Microsoft’s core product than ever before with coverage debugging through refactoring, automation through enterprise-class development.


Beginning ASP .NET 4.5 in C# 5th Ed (Apress)
Monday, 18 February 2013

Now updated to .NET 4.5 this is a 5th Edition. In his review of previous edition Ian Elliot awarded  5* (top) rating concluding: covers just about everything you need to know about ASP.NET in an up-to-date and modern style but without deviating into fashionable territory such as Silverlight or MVC.




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