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Take your Magento store to the next level by developing modules and widgets using Packt's new book

December 2010 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce Magento 1.4 Development Cookbook, a new book which provides developers with optimum solutions to help tackle common and complex problems faced while developing a Magento store. Written by Nurul Ferdous, this book helps in optimizing Megento performance which is armed with some easy and incredible recipes.

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Combine PHP with jQuery to create interactive web applications using Packt's new book

December 2010 | Open Source, PHP

Packt is pleased to announce PHP jQuery Cookbook, a new book which will help develop applications that are compatible with all major browsers without writing codes targeted at specific browsers. Written by Vijay Joshi, this book covers a wide array of technical aspects of creating an interactive website.

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Make captivating games for the iPhone using Packt's new book on Cocos2d

December 2010 | Beginner's Guides, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce Cocos2d for iPhone 0.99 Beginner's Guide, a new book which helps in building fun and exciting iPhone games using the cocos2d for iPhone framework. Written by Pablo Ruiz, this book will help programmers make their first iPhone game in no time.

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Build dynamic and powerful TYPO3 templates using Packt's new book

December 2010 | Open Source

TYPO3 Templates is a new book from Packt that will help users to create and modify templates with TypoScript and TemplaVoila. Written by Jeremy Greenawalt, this book will enable users to build content elements and template extensions to overhaul and improve TYPO3’s default back-end editing experience, and customize dynamic menus, logos and headers.

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Enhance your in-house PHP CMS with jQuery using Packt's new book

December 2010 | Content Management, Open Source, PHP, Web Development

Packt is pleased to announce CMS Design Using PHP and jquery, a new book that describes how to use PHP, MySQL, and jQuery to build an entire CMS from the ground up, complete with plugin architecture, user management, template-driven website design, and an installer. Written by Kae Verens, this book is a step-by-step explanatory tutorial to get your hands dirty in building your own CMS.

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Optimize enterprise Java applications to gain a competitive edge with Packt's new JBoss book

December 2010 | Open Source

JBoss AS 5 Performance Tuning is a new book from Packt that will help readers optimize the performance of their Java enterprise application server along with its components and hardware. Written by Francesco Marchioni, the book is a practical guide which not only looks into different aspects of performance tuning but also shows how to use them in the existing Java application.

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Install, configure and maintain your Koha installation using Packt's new book

December 2010 | Open Source

Koha 3 Library Management System is a new book from Packt that will help users to take control of their libraries with the Koha library management system. Written By Savitra Sirohi and Amit Gupta, this book is a sufficient guide for configuring Koha and understanding software maintenance, customization, and other advanced topics such as LDAP and Internationalization.

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Optimize enterprise Java applications to gain a competitive edge with Packt's new JBoss book

December 2010 | Open Source

JBoss AS 5 Performance Tuning is a new book from Packt that will help readers optimize the performance of their Java enterprise application server along with its components and hardware. Written by Francesco Marchioni, the book is a practical guide which not only looks into different aspects of performance tuning but also shows how to use them in the existing Java application.

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Learn quick solutions to common Joomla! problems using Packt's new book

December 2010 | Cookbooks, Joomla!

Packt is pleased to announce Joomla! 1.5 Cookbook, a new book that contains over 60 quick and direct recipes to help readers to overcome common Joomla! queries. Written by Tom Canavan, this book includes the brand new portions of Joomla! 1.6 along with recipes covering a range of site management and core Joomla! activities.

 

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Add 3D graphics effects and visuals to your XNA games using Packt's new book

December 2010 | Microsoft, Web Graphics & Video

Packt is pleased to announce 3D Graphics with XNA Game Studio 4.0, a new book that will allow readers to add 3D graphics effects used by professionals to their XNA games. Written by Sean James, this book will help readers to learn the fundamentals of 3D graphics, create an extensible system to draw 3D models, and improve the appearance of their games.

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