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Pharo by Example by Oscar Nierstrasz, Stéphane Ducasse, Damien Pollet

By Oscar Nierstrasz, Stéphane Ducasse, Damien Pollet

Pharo is a latest open-source improvement surroundings for the vintage Smalltalk-80 programming language. This booklet, meant for either scholars and builders, will consultant you lightly in the course of the language and instruments via a sequence of examples and routines. we're making this e-book on hand to you lower than the inventive Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 license. you could both obtain the PDF at no cost from, otherwise you should purchase a softcover replica from (You may also pay for the PDF obtain from, if you want to contribute to this effort.) extra fabric is offered from the book's web content at

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IGCSE Information and Communication Technology by Graham Brown

By Graham Brown

This fresh textbook (with CD) has been particularly written to help CIE's most recent IGCSE in info and conversation know-how (0417). The authors are skilled examiners and academics, and produce a wealth of theoretical wisdom and useful event to either the publication and the CD, making sure that scholars are totally ready for either the written thought paper in addition to the 2 functional papers. each one component of the syllabus is totally coated within the textual content publication, with transparent factors and many projects and actions. The CD includes resource documents for the projects and actions, in addition to examination-style questions (with version solutions) and a thesaurus.

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Instagram for Seniors: An Easy Beginner’s Guide by Philip Tranton

By Philip Tranton

A standard false impression is that Instagram and different social media apps are just for kids. even if, many seniors use social media corresponding to Instagram. it is a consultant that introduces Seniors and sharpens their talents in utilizing Instagram. It provides a breakdown of on-line jargons and technical phrases which are universal on Instagram. Upon finishing this consultant Seniors might be capable of navigate Instagram like a certified.

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The post-human condition by Robert Pepperell

By Robert Pepperell

This paintings demanding situations a few of the humanist assumptions of Western philosophy, technology and paintings. It proposes a view of the human situation development at the findings of quantum concept, chaos conception, disaster idea, cybernetics, cyberpunk and "New Ageism", taking into consideration present medical and technological advancements. the writer asserts that as we input the publish Human period, a lot of our ideals are redundant, most manifestly the idea within the man or woman. traditionally, the social evolution from the rural period to the commercial period used to be observed via a cultural shift from theism to humanism. the present shift from the commercial period to the Technological period brings with it radical alterations in cultural values and the effect of excessive know-how and lengthening automation is altering the way in which we expect approximately ourselves and our surroundings.

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Laravel Application Development Cookbook by Terry Matula

By Terry Matula

Over ninety recipes to profit all of the key facets of Laravel, together with install, authentication, checking out, and the deployment and integration of 3rd events on your application


  • Install and manage a Laravel program after which set up and combine 3rd events on your application
  • Create a safe authentication process and construct a RESTful API
  • Build your personal Composer package deal and comprise JavaScript and AJAX equipment into Laravel

In Detail

When making a net software, there are various Hypertext Preprocessor frameworks from which to decide on. a few are really easy to establish, and a few have a far steeper studying curve. Laravel bargains either paths. you are able to do a short set up and feature your app up-and-running very quickly, otherwise you can use Laravel’s extensibility to create a sophisticated and fully-featured app.

Laravel software improvement Cookbook offers you operating code examples for plenty of of the typical difficulties that net builders face. within the technique, it's going to additionally permit either new and latest Laravel clients to extend their wisdom of the framework.

This e-book will stroll you thru all features of Laravel improvement. It starts with easy arrange and install methods, and maintains via extra complicated use instances.

You also will know about the entire useful positive factors that Laravel presents to make your improvement speedy and simple. For extra complex wishes, additionally, you will see find out how to make the most of Laravel’s authentication beneficial properties and the way to create a RESTful API.

In the Laravel program improvement Cookbook, you'll study every thing you must learn about a good Hypertext Preprocessor framework, with operating code that might get you up-and-running in no time.

What you'll study from this book

  • Set up a digital host and improvement surroundings in Apache
  • Set up a person authentication system
  • Use the RESTful controllers
  • Debug and profile your application
  • Store and retrieve content material from the cloud
  • Use the Artisan command-line tool
  • Integrate JavaScript and jQuery into your Laravel app
  • Write unit exams for Laravel


This e-book is written within the kind of a Cookbook, with useful recipes for development net purposes and explaining many of the extra complicated positive aspects of Laravel.

Who this booklet is written for

The Laravel program improvement Cookbook is for Hypertext Preprocessor builders who're new to Laravel or improvement frameworks often, in addition to skilled Laravel builders seeking to extend their wisdom. This e-book assumes that the reader has a few familiarity with PHP.

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