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Build seven frontend applications with Backbone using Packt’s new book and eBook

June 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book, Backbone.js Blueprints by Andrew Burgess. This book will help readers learn how to build seven different web applications with Backbone. The print book has 256 pages and is competitively priced at $49.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $25.49.

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Learn how to build cloud storage using OpenStack Swift with Packt's new book and eBook

June 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the launch of Implementing Cloud Storage with OpenStack Swift, a practical, thorough guide that helps readers understand the OpenStack Swift architecture and how it can be used to build cloud storage. This book is available in both print and electronic formats. The print version is competitively priced at $39.99 while the eBook is available for just $20.39.

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Write powerful and efficient queries for Neo4j with Packt’s new book and eBook on Cypher

June 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Learning Cypher, a practical guide with step-by-step and practical examples to help readers create a Neo4j graph database using Cypher. The print book comes in at 162 pages and is competitively priced at $27.99, while the eBook versions are available for $14.44.

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Become proficient in Metasploit through Packt's new Book and eBook

June 2014 | Networking & Telephony, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Mastering Metasploit authored by Nipun Jaswal. The book explains how to exploit vulnerabilities in applications and develop exploits for software and web applications in Metasploit. The print book comes in at 378 pages and is priced at $49.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $25.49.

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Build real, functional mobile apps with PhoneGap 3.x using Packt’s new book and eBook

June 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the publication of its new book PhoneGap 3.x Mobile Application Development Hotshot by Kerri Shotts, a practical guide that will help readers create real-world apps. The print book is 450 pages long and is competitively priced at $53.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $28.04.

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Deploy your 3D world with WebGL using Packt’s new book and eBook

June 2014 | Open Source, Web Development

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book and eBook, WebGL Hotshot. This book will explain fundamental technologies of 3D graphics including the design of 3D objects, lighting scenes, and viewing scenes from various camera positions. Readers will instantly deploy 3D websites for a variety of applications including e-commerce, social media, visualizing big data, and mobile devices. This 306 page book is now available in print for $49.99 and all the popular eBook formats for $25.49.

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Bring your OUYA kit to life using Packt's new book and eBook

June 2014 | Beginner's Guides, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book and eBook, OUYA Game Development by Example. This thorough guide teaches readers about basic scripting methods in a three-dimensional game engine, giving them the knowledge they need to create stunning games on the OUYA console. This 268 page book is available now in print for $39.99 and all popular eBook formats for $20.39.

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Conduct computer forensics like a professional using FTK with Packt’s new book and eBook

June 2014 | Open Source

Packt is proud to announce the release of its new book, Computer Forensics with FTK, by Fernando Carbone. The book explores the functionality of FTK Imager and explains how to use its features, with step-by-step guidance on conducting computer investigations. The book has 110 pages and costs $22.99, while the eBook is $11.89.

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Learn over 70 easy to follow recipes including picture messaging, call queuing, using Twilio with Packt's new book and eBook

June 2014 | Cookbooks, Networking & Telephony

Packt is proud to present its latest publication Twilio Cookbook: Second Edition by Roger Stringer. This hands-on guide explains how to generate usage records and set up voice mails and emergency calling systems. Readers will use APIs to build a local search system to find businesses, movies, and weather forecasts. This practical book provides readers with a number of clear, step-by-step bite-size recipes. The book comes in at 334 pages and is priced at $49.99 while the eBook is available for $25.49.

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Build and publish apps in the Shopify App Store with Packt’s new book and eBook

June 2014 | Open Source

Packt is proud to announce the release of its new book, Shopify Application Development , by Michael Larkin. The book explains, in a step-by-step manner, how to build and publish apps in the Shopify App Store and work on Twitter Bootstrap. It also provides information on additional programming and enhancement using Ruby on Rails. The book has 106 pages and is priced at $29.99, while the eBook is $15.29.

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