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Learn jQuery 1.3 with New Book from Packt

March 2009 | AJAX, Open Source, Web Development

A new book on jQuery, the powerful JavaScript library, has been published by Packt. Written by Karl Swedberg and Jonathan Chaffer, creators of the popular jQuery learning resource Learningjquery.com, their book Learning jQuery 1.3 is an updated and revised version of their earlier jQuery book. The authors’ share their knowledge, experience, and enthusiasm about jQuery 1.3 through this book, thus helping users get the most from the library to make their web applications shine.

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Build Powerful and Interactive Plugins with New WordPress Book

March 2009 | AJAX, Content Management, Open Source, Web Development, WordPress

Packt is pleased to announce a new book that will teach users different aspects of modern WordPress development. Written by Content Management expert and developer of WordPress plugins like Smart YouTube, Vladimir Prelovac, WordPress Plugin Development: Beginner's Guide guides users in creating and distributing their own plugins following WordPress coding standards.

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Create and Process XML Documents with New Book on Oracle JDeveloper 11g

March 2009 | Oracle

Processing XML documents with Oracle JDeveloper 11g is a new book from Packt that helps develop applications for processing XML documents in JDeveloper 11g quickly and easily. Written by a principal member of the NuBean software company, Deepak Vohra, this book provides comprehensive instructions on how to use JDeveloper to create, validate, parse, transform, and compare XML documents.

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Build a Social Networking Website using Drupal 6 with New Book

March 2009 | Content Management, Drupal, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce a new book on Drupal that will guide users in creating and managing their own social networking website, using powerful and feature rich social networking modules. Written by Content Management expert, Michael Peacock, Drupal 6 Social Networking will help users in promoting and marketing their website using the Drupal CMS platform.

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Learn to Build VoIP-Based Telephony System with New Asterisk Book

March 2009 | Linux Servers, Networking & Telephony, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce a new book that helps design and develop VoIP telephony platforms and services through the Asterisk platform. Written by Open Source expert, Nir Simionovich, Asterisk Gateway Interface 1.4 and 1.6 Programming helps users develop voice-enabled applications using PHP and PHPAGI class library.

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Regroup, Retrain & Rebuild at India's Largest, Independent Summit for the Software Developer Ecosystem

March 2009 | Open Source

Packed with premium knowledge, action plans and advice from been-there-done-it veterans, creators and visionaries, the 2009 edition of the Great Indian Developer Summit (GIDS) features focused sessions, case studies, workshops and power panels that will transform attendees into a force to be reckoned with. To be held 22-25 April 2009 in Bangalore, featuring three co-located conferences on Microsoft technologies (Apr 22), Rich Web (Apr 23) and Java (Apr 24), one exclusive day for in-depth workshops (Apr 25), a high-profile awards ceremony (Apr 25) and a generous dose of tomfoolery, this looks like being one of the key events on the Indian tech calendar for 2009.

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Packt Seeks Authors for New Beginner Guides

March 2009 | Moodle

Packt has today launched a new series of Beginner's Guide books designed to make open source tools and other advanced software accessible and usable for Beginners. Packt is seeking authors to write these books. "There are thousands of tremendous software tools out there," says series editor David Barnes. "The way they are designed, built and documented means they can often feel like they are created by experts, for experts. Newcomers often don't know what the software can even do, let alone how to do it."

Packt Beginner's Guides aim to overcome this problem. They teach newcomers a technology by presenting realistic, useful examples with clear step-by-step instructions.

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Learn to Build Social Networking and Community Applications with new Book on ASP.NET

March 2009 | Microsoft, PHP

Packt is pleased to announce a new book on ASP.NET that shows how to create a scalable, maintainable social network that can support hundreds of thousands of users, complete with multimedia features. Written by Andrew Seimer, ASP.NET 3.5 Social Networking will help developers build a solid 'community framework' to give their website a strong foundation.

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Test news in feb

February 2009 | Architecture and Analysis

Packt has today launched a new series of Beginner's Guide books designed to make open source tools and other advanced software accessible and usable for Beginners. Packt is seeking authors to write these books. "There are thousands of tremendous software tools out there," says series editor David Barnes. "The way they are designed, built and documented means they can often feel like they are created by experts, for experts. Newcomers often don't know what the software can even do, let alone how to do it."

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