Build rich, interactive web applications in HTML5 using Packt's new book and eBook

December 2013 | Beginner's Guides, Open Source, Web Development

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book HTML5 Web Application Development By Example, a hands-on guide packed with numerous real-world examples that are apt for creating interactive applications and games. This book has 276 pages and is competitively priced at $44.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $22.94.

About the author:

J.M. Gustafson is a professional software engineer who started programming on a VIC-20 in the 80s and hasn't stopped since. He has a degree in Computer Science and has been working with web technologies writing enterprise applications for nearly his entire career. Currently, he spends most of his time writing web apps and services in C# and JavaScript. These days he is particularly interested in writing games using HTML5 and JavaScript, many of which you can find on his website WorldTreeSoftware.com.

HTML5's new features have transformed it into a real application development platform, with widespread adoption throughout the industry for this purpose. Being able to create one application that can run on virtually any device from phone to desktop has made it the first choice among developers.

HTML5 Web Application Development By Example will help users to build rich, interactive web applications from scratch, incorporating the most popular HTML5 and CSS3 features available. Packed with tips, tools, and example applications this book will get users up to speed with building their own web applications in no time. This book demonstrates how to use local storage to save an application’s state and incorporate CSS3 to make it look great. Readers will also learn how to use custom data attributes to implement data binding.

HTML5 Web Application Development By Example covers the following topics:

Chapter 1: The Task at Hand

Chapter 2: Let's Get Stylish

Chapter 3: The Devil is in the Details

Chapter 4: A Blank Canvas

Chapter 5: Not So Blank Canvas

Chapter 6: Piano Man

Chapter 7: Piano Hero

Chapter 8: A Change in the Weather

Chapter 9: Web Workers Unite

Chapter 10: Releasing an App into the Wild

About Packt:

Packt is one of the most prolific and fast-growing tech book publishers in the world. Originally focused on open source software, Packt books focus on practicality, recognizing that readers are ultimately concerned with getting the job done. Packt’s digitally-focused business model allows them to publish up-to-date books in very specific areas.


HTML5 Web Application Development By Example
Learn how to build interactive web applications from the ground up using HTML5, CSS3 and jQuery

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