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Create a highly capable standalone home automation system using Packt's new book and eBook

January 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book and eBook BeagleBone Home Automation, a practical approach to home automation using BeagleBone; starting from the very basics of GPIO control and progressing up to building a complete home automation solution. This book covers operating principles of a range of useful environment sensors, including their programming and integration to the server application. It is now available in print for $29.99 and all the popular eBook formats for $17.99.

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Enrich 3D scenes with the power of GLSL using Packt’s new book and eBook

January 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the publication of GLSL Essentials, a practical guide to the OpenGL Shading Language, which contains several real-world examples that will allow readers to grasp the core concepts easily and the use of the GLSL for graphics rendering applications. This book is available now in print, eBook, Kindle, and selected library formats. The print book is 116 pages long and is competitively priced at $34.99, whilst the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $17.84.

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Solve everyday programming challenges with Groovy 2 using Packt’s new book and eBook.

January 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book Groovy 2 Cookbook, a comprehensive guide with recipes that start from the basics of installing Groovy and running the first scripts, and progresses on to more advanced examples that will help readers take advantage of the language's amazing features. This book is now available in all the popular formats including eBook, Kindle, and selected library formats. The book has 338 pages and is competitively priced at $49.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $25.49.

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Learn optimization techniques to develop efficient mobile games using Unity with Packt’s new book and eBook

January 2014 | Beginner's Guides

Packt is pleased to announce the publication of Unity Android Game Development by Example Beginner's Guide, a practical guide that will teach readers how to create a complete mobile game experience with both Unity and Android. The print book is 320 pages long and is competitively priced at $44.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $26.99.

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Develop fantastic applications with the new and improved Laravel 4 using Packt’s new book and eBook.

January 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book Laravel Application Development Blueprints, a comprehensive guide that lets the reader learn how to develop 10 different applications step by step using Laravel 4 and also introduces the readers to the basic and advanced usage of Laravel’s built-in methods. The book is 260 pages long and is priced at $44.99, while the eBook is $22.94.

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Build your own state-of-the-art security system using Packt’s new book and eBook

January 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its New Book and eBook Building a Home Security System with BeagleBone, a practical guide to build own state-of-art security system. This book will help readers to build an extremely sophisticated access control, alarm panel, and home automation and network intrusion-detection system. It is now available in print for $29.99and all the popular eBook formats for $15.29

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Develop your end-to-end website effectively with WordPress using Packt’s new book and eBook

January 2014 | Content Management, e-Commerce, Open Source, PHP, WordPress

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book WordPress 3.7 Complete: Third Edition, a practical guide for anyone who wants to start their journey as a web developer. This book takes users through a step-by-step process of planning and then building their site. This book has 404 pages and is priced at $44.99, while the eBook is available for $22.94.

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Learn how to design and implement test automation frameworks using QTP with Packt’s new book and eBook.

January 2014 | Enterprise

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Designing and Implementing Test Automation Frameworks with QTP, a tutorial-based guide that demonstrates an easy way to implement test automation concepts to create a portable framework across the various versions of QTP. This book is available now in print, eBook, Kindle, and select library formats. The print book consists of 160 pages and is priced at $39.99, while the eBook is priced at $23.99.

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Learn how to create analytical reports and deliver valuable business data using OBIEE 11g with Packt’s new book and eBook

January 2014 | Cookbooks, Enterprise, Oracle

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Oracle Business Intelligence 11g R1 Cookbook, a practical guide on the implementation of OBIEE 11g from A to Z including best practices. The print book is 364 pages long and is competitively priced at $54.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $28.04.

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Master the features of Pentaho Data Integration with Packt’s new book and eBook

January 2014 | Beginner's Guides, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the publication of Pentaho Data Integration Beginner's Guide - Second Edition, a practical guide which helps readers to overcome the difficulty faced during capturing, manipulating, cleansing, transferring, and loading data effectively with Pentaho Data Integration. The book is 502 pages long and is competitively priced at $49.99. It is also available in all popular eBook formats including Kindle and selected library formats for $29.99.

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