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Create Enterprise-Grade Rich Internet applications with Packt's New Backbase Book

December 2009 | AJAX, Architecture and Analysis, Web Development

Packt is pleased to announce Backbase 4 RIA Development,a new book that will help web developers to create enterprise-grade rich internet applications using the Backbase client framework. Written by renowned authors Ghica van Emde Boas and Sergey Ilinsky ,this book contains a complete overview of all the UI libraries available within the Backbase framework. It will allow developers to create modular and extensible web applications and their own UI components using the powerful object-oriented Tag Definition Language(TDL).

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Build Fully Functional, Professional 3D Games with Packt's New Unity Book

December 2009 | Enterprise, Web Graphics & Video

Unity Game Development Essentials is a new book from Packt, which will help users build fully functional, professional 3D games with realistic environments, sound, dynamic effects, and more. Written by Will Goldstone , this book follows an informal, demystifying approach to the world of game development with the Unity game engine. This hands-on, easy-to-follow guide will allow users to kick start game development, and build ready-to-play 3D games with ease.

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Improve PHP Coding With Powerful Codeigniter Framework

December 2009 | MySQL, Open Source, PHP, Web Development

Packt, is pleased to announce improve coding productivity with codeigniter 1.7 a new book that will help users improve their PHP coding productivity with the free compact open-source MVC CodeIgniter framework. Written by David Upton and Jose Argudo, this book is a clear, structured tutorial with careful explanation of the basic concepts of CodeIgniter and its MVC architecture. It takes a step-by-step approach and presents the main features of CodeIgniter in a systematic way and explains them clearly.

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Improve PHP Coding With Powerful Codeigniter Framework

December 2009 | Open Source, PHP

Packt, is pleased to announce improve coding productivity with codeigniter 1.7 a new book that will help users improve their PHP coding productivity with the free compact open-source MVC CodeIgniter framework. Written by David Upton and Jose Argudo, this book is a clear, structured tutorial with careful explanation of the basic concepts of CodeIgniter and its MVC architecture. It takes a step-by-step approach and presents the main features of CodeIgniter in a systematic way and explains them clearly.

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Build Fully Functional, Professional 3D Games with Packt's New Unity Book

December 2009 | Web Graphics & Video

Unity Game Development Essentials is a new book from Packt, which will help users build fully functional, professional 3D games with realistic environments, sound, dynamic effects, and more. Written by Will Goldstone, this book follows an informal, demystifying approach to the world of game development with the Unity game engine. This hands-on, easy-to-follow guide will allow users to kick start game development, and build ready-to-play 3D games with ease.

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Prevent Web Application Hacking with Packt's New ModSecurity Book

December 2009 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce ModSecurity 2.5 , a new book that system administrators can use to secure their system by knowing exactly how a hacker would break into it. Written by Magnus Mischel,this book covers in depth details about Mod Security rule language elements such as variables, actions, and request phases. This easy to use guide teaches ModSecurity right from the beginning and also covers the common attacks in use on the web, and ways to find the geographical location of an attacker.

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Build Stunning and Interactive websites using Joomla! 1.5 and Flash CS4

December 2009 | Content Management, Joomla!, Open Source

Joomla! with Flash is a new book from Packt,which will help users build dynamic, content-rich, and interactive websites using Joomla! 1.5 and Flash CS4. Written by Suhreed Sarkar, this book is a hands-on tutorial to building Joomla!-based web sites with stunning Flash animations. It will help users create attractive websites integrating Flash objects into Joomla! and stunning photo galleries with Flash transition and animation effects.

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Prevent Web Application Hacking with Packt's New ModSecurity Book

December 2009 | Linux Servers, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce ModSecurity 2.5 , a new book that system administrators can use to secure their system by knowing exactly how a hacker would break into it. Written by Magnus Mischel,this book covers in depth details about Mod Security rule language elements such as variables, actions, and request phases. This easy to use guide teaches ModSecurity right from the beginning and also covers the common attacks in use on the web, and ways to find the geographical location of an attacker.

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Build Stunning and Interactive websites using Joomla! 1.5 and Flash CS4

December 2009 | Content Management, Joomla!, MySQL, Open Source, PHP

Joomla! with Flash is a new book from Packt,which will help users build dynamic, content-rich, and interactive websites using Joomla! 1.5 and Flash CS4. Written by Suhreed Sarkar, this book is a hands-on tutorial to building Joomla!-based web sites with stunning Flash animations. It will help users create attractive websites integrating Flash objects into Joomla! and stunning photo galleries with Flash transition and animation effects.

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Create Language Activities with the new Moodle Book from Packt

December 2009 | Moodle, Open Source

Moodle 1.9 for Second Language Teaching is a new book from Packt that is aimed at creating enjoyable, useful language learning activities. Written by Jeff Stanford, this book is a recipe for creating Moodle activities based on a communicative language teaching approach.

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