Beginner's Guides

Develop and deploy complex web applications with ease using Packt’s Railo book

December 2011 | Beginner's Guides, JBoss

Packt is pleased to announce Railo 3 Beginner’s Guide, the first book on Railo, written by CEOs of Railo Technologies, Mark Drew and Gert Franzalong with contributions from Railo team members Paul Klinkenberg, and Jordan Michaels. This book is a start to finish guide to developing complex applications using the Railo Server. It also gives an in depth coverage of installing Railo Server on different environments.

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Quickly develop dynamic web 2.0 applications with Packt's latest PHP and MongoDB Web Development Beginner's Guide

December 2011 | Beginner's Guides

Packt recently announced the release of a new book on MongoDB: PHP and MongoDB Web Development Beginner's Guide. Written by Rubayeet Islam, the book takes a “code first, explain later” approach to build dynamic web 2.0 applications, thereby imparting to its readers practical examples in PHP to demonstrate unique features of MongoDB. Users learn how to store real-time site analytics, build location-aware web apps, handle user sessions, and much more using MongoDB and PHP.

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Create a realistic 3D gaming world with Packt's new Google SketchUp book

December 2011 | Beginner's Guides

Packt recently published its second book on SketchUp titled, "Google SketchUp for Game Design: Beginner's Guide". Through this book and ebook, author Robin De Jongh focuses on creating realistic 3D game worlds complete with textures, levels and props. The book shows its readers techniques on importing game art to game engines such as Unity 3D, skills to sell low polygon 3D objects in game asset stores, and also guidance on photo-texturing models for ultra realism.

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Take the classroom online effortlessly using Packt’s latest Moodle book

December 2011 | Beginner's Guides, Moodle

Packt is pleased to announce its latest addition to its series of Moodle books, Moodle 2.0 Course Conversion, the book that provides the quickest way for teachers and trainers to turn their familiar teaching materials into a Moodle e-learning course. Written by Ian Wild, the book demonstrates ways to improve one’s course by taking advantage of multimedia and collaboration.

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Explore NumPy from scratch with Packt's NumPy Beginner's Guide

November 2011 | Beginner's Guides, Open Source

Packt recently released its first book on NumPy, titled “NumPy 1.5 Beginner's Guide”, written by Ivan Idris. The book comes packed with real world examples enabling readers to perform high performance calculations with efficient NumPy code, execute complex linear algebra and mathematical computations, and analyze large data sets with statistical functions.

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Create amazing 2D and 3D applications with Packt’s Irrlicht book

November 2011 | Beginner's Guides, Open Source

Irrlicht 1.7 Realtime 3D Engine Beginner's Guide from Packt is a comprehensive guide for C++ programmers to learn Irrlicht from scratch. Written by Johannes Stein and Aung Sithu Kyaw, this book is a step-by-step guide to Irrlicht that starts at an easy level for beginners and then gradually works to more advanced topics through clear code examples and a number of demos, which illustrate theoretical concepts.

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Create powerful Android apps easily using Packt’s new book

November 2011 | Beginner's Guides

Packt is pleased to announce Google App Inventor, a new book that will teach users all the basics of App Inventor with lots of illustrations. Written by Ralph Roberts , this book will teach users how apps get created with lots of simple and fun examples.

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Packt launches first ever book on Kohana 3 PHP framework

September 2011 | Beginner's Guides, Open Source, PHP

Kohana 3.0 Beginner’s Guide is a new book from Packt aimed at web developers who want to create web applications using the Kohana 3 framework. Written by Jason D. Straughan, this book is step-by-step guide to create great web properties while leveraging a rapid development architecture and also, is the first and only book in the market for learning about this popular and powerful open-source PHP framework.

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Packt launches first ever book on Kohana 3 PHP framework

September 2011 | Beginner's Guides, Open Source, PHP

Kohana 3.0 Beginner’s Guide is a new book from Packt aimed at web developers who want to create web applications using the Kohana 3 framework. Written by Jason D. Straughan, this book is step-by-step guide to create great web properties while leveraging a rapid development architecture and also, is the first and only book in the market for learning about this popular and powerful open-source PHP framework.

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Learn HTML5 game development quickly using Packt’s new book

September 2011 | Beginner's Guides

Packt is pleased to announce HTML5 Games Development by Example: Beginner’s Guide a new book that will teach users to create six fun games using the latest HTML5, Canvas, CSS and JavaScript techniques. Written by Thomas Makzan, this book includes a clear explanation of all the essential techniques required to learn HTML5, and covers puzzle games, action games, multiplayer and Box 2D physics.

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