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Enhance the look and feel of webpages using Fancybox with Packt’s new book and eBook

November 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book Instant Fancybox. With the help of this book, web developers will learn how to use advanced and visually stunning image galleries that can be incorporated in their webpages. This hands-on guide takes a step-by-step approach in introducing readers to the intricacies of Fancybox.

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Discover how to use key value based data storage and retrieval with LevelDB using Packt's new book and eBook.

November 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Getting Started with LevelDB, which explains how to install and build LevelDB from the basics, and moves on to explain the different Objective-C layers for LevelDB.The eBook, which is available in all the popular formats, is priced at $15.29, while the print book is priced at $29.99.

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Master Blender's special 3D printing tools and print beautiful, colorful, and practical objects in 3D with Packt’s new book and eBook

November 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book Blender 3D Printing Essentials. This book provides users with the information that they require to design high-quality 3D printed objects. A comprehensive and step-by-step approach will enable users to learn the nuances of 3D printing and making the most of it with the help of Blender.

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Learn how to implement Enterprise Integration Patterns with WSO2 ESB using Packt's new book and eBook

November 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Enterprise Integration with WSO2 ESB, a recipe-based tutorial that shows readers how to implement the most commonly used Enterprise Integration Patterns with WSO2 ESB. This book is available now in all popular formats, including print, eBook, Kindle, and select library formats. The print book is 92 pages long and is priced at $34.99, while the eBook is priced at $17.84.

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Master high performance programming using Clojure with Packt’s new book and eBook

November 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book Clojure High Performance Programming. Developers will discover how to design Clojure programs for performance using this practical and easy-to-follow guide.

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Learn about the 3D physics simulation experience with modern, feature-rich graphics and physics APIs with Packt’s new book and eBook

November 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Learning Game Physics with Bullet Physics and OpenGL a step by step instruction guide to Creating ones own physics simulations and understanding the various design concepts of modern games. The book also teaches how to build a real-time complete game application, implementing 3D graphics and physics entirely from scratch and also the fundamental and advanced concepts of game programming. The print book is 126 pages long and is competitively priced at $29.99, whilst the eBook is available in Kindle or PDF for $15.29

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Get to grips with the exciting features and contents of Linux using Packt's new book and eBook

November 2013 | Cookbooks, Linux Servers

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Linux Utilities Cookbook, a practical guide which offers organized learning through recipes and step-by-step instructions. This book is available now in print, eBook, Kindle, and select library formats. The print book is 224 pages long and is competitively priced at $44.99, whilst the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $22.94

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Build Android apps to capture and track objects in 2D and 3D with OpenCV using Packt’s new eBook

November 2013 | Open Source, Web Graphics & Video

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Android Application Programming with OpenCV, a practical, hands-on guide that covers the fundamental tasks of computer vision—capturing, filtering, and analyzing images with step-by-step instructions for writing both an application and reusable library classes. This eBook is 130 pages long and is competitively priced at $16.79.

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Analyze your Hadoop data using HDInsight with Packt’s new book and eBook

November 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book, HDInsight Essentials, authored by Rajesh Nadipalli, which will help establish a Big Data solution using HDInsight with open source software and provide useful Excel reports. The print book is 122 pages long and is competitively priced at $34.99, while the eBook is available in all the popular formats for $17.84.

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Make high-speed distributed computing easy with Packt’s new book and eBook

November 2013 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book Fast Data Processing with Spark, a step-by-step guide that teaches readers about the different ways to interact with Spark's distributed representation of data (RDDs). The book shows readers how to effectively test distributed software, tune a Spark installation, and install and set up Spark on their data cluster. The book is 120 pages long and is competitively priced at $37.99, while the eBook is available in all the popular formats including Kindle and PDF for $19.54.

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