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Shane Willerton10/14/13
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Review of Patterns of Information Management

As with any reference book, the language is abstract and sometimes hard to follow. However, the authors have successfully produced a large volume of design patterns to cover most, if not all,...

Shane Willerton10/14/13
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Review of Peopleware: Productive Projects and Teams. Third Edition.

Software development is primarily a creative process, not a factory assembly line process; otherwise it would have been automated long ago. Peopleware is full of practical advice supported by...

Manish Bhoge10/14/13
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Building Machine Learning Systems with Python

Machine learning is an intricate philosophy and it involves lot of mathematical complexities to bring it into the practice of data analysis. This book simply eradicates those intricacies of...

Luigi Fugaro10/11/13
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Review of JBoss Weld CDI for Java Platform

The book provides a very good introduction to Weld, which is about the reference implementation of the Java specification for Contexts and Dependency Injection (named JSR 299), which is called...

Kai Wähner10/08/13
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Book Review: "Apache Camel Message Routing"

"Apache Camel Message Routing" is a new book published on August, 26th, 2013 by PACKT PUBLISHING (ISBN: 978-1783283477). The author is Bilgin Ibryam. As its subtitle says, the book describes how to...

Stephen Kitt10/07/13
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Review of Getting Started with Google Guava

Google Guava started off as a library of utilities for Java collections, and grew from there to cover caching, event propagation, some aspects of functional programming, and of course, the stalwarts...

Matthew Nohr10/06/13
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Getting Started with Google Guava

The Guava libraries from Google are an impressive set of Java utilities that cover things from caching, to improved collections, to functional programming, to Strings, primitives, and Files. Getting...

Mitch Pronschinske10/01/13
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The Blogging Programmer's Style Guide: Front end or Front-end or Frontend?

New software terms and product names are being added to our vocabulary every day, and there's no dictionary or standard document to tell us how to write them. That confusion is the reason I decided to start writing a guide.

Clinton Gallagher09/26/13
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Learning Kendo UI Web Development

Learning Kendo UI Web Development authored by John Adams covers Kendo UI Web in a brief yet effective way for readers to use it in actual applications. There’s not a lot of babble here, as he...

Juri Strumpflohner09/19/13
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"Developing Windows Store Apps with HTML5 and JavaScript" - a Review

Developing Windows Store Apps with HTML5 and JavaScript is really for someone who wants to get started with Win8 app development. You don’t know any HTML5? CSS3? The book gets you up to speed by starting with basic HTML5 structure, and continues with an extensive outline of styling concepts with CSS3.

Mawusee Foli-awli09/19/13
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"Instant Building Multi-Page Forms with Yii How-to" - a Review

The book starts with the basics needed for "setting up the environment" and installing Yii. It also covers the integration of Bootstrap in a Yii project to change the default look and feel. If you...

Lukas Eder09/17/13
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SQL Performance Explained

SQL is a very complex topic. While most developers still interact with SQL in one way or another, many find it an increasingly hard to master the technology because SQL seems to perform so much...

Ivan Kirkpatrick09/16/13
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Review of Oracle Solaris 11 System Administration

SummaryThis is a very good System Administration guide for those who are new to Solaris. It does assume some general knowledge and experience with Unix or Linux systems. I recommend this book for...

Sabyasachi Roy09/11/13
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Book Review For Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013

Just finished my first read of the Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 Cookbook Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 Cookbook and have to say - well done Ian and Mark! As usual, the content and quality of the material...

Giovanni Brambilla09/06/13
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Citrix XenApp Performance Essentials

At work, I administer Citrix XenApp farms; some of them suffered performance problems so I was looking for a book to help me to identify and solve the problems and I bought Citrix XenApp Performance...