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PowerShell Succinctly

by Rui Machado
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Learn to leverage a variety of PowerShell commands to invoke scripts that work with existing frameworks, including .NET and XML, to optimize productivity.

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Android Programming Succinctly

by Ryan Hodson
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Navigate the key requirements for designing an Android application with Android Programming Succinctly as your guide.

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Entity Framework Code First Succinctly

by Ricardo Peres
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Master the newest development mode for Entity Framework.

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MongoDB Succinctly

by Agus Kurniawan
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Learn how to use MongoDB, the popular open-source database system.

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R Succinctly

by Barton Poulson
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Begin developing your mastery of the powerful R programming language.

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Neural Networks Using C# Succinctly

by James McCaffrey
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Neural networks are on the cutting-edge of software development.

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HDInsight Succinctly

by James Beresford
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Master the higher-level languages and other features necessary to process data with HDInsight.

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LightSwitch Mobile Business Apps Succinctly

by Jan Van der Haegen
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Single-page, HTML apps are a snap with LightSwitch, and mobile is no problem too.

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BI Solutions Using SSAS Tabular Model Succinctly

by Parikshit Savjani
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Inform the decision-making process by building BI solutions with tabular data models in SSAS.

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Twitter Bootstrap Succinctly

by Peter Shaw
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Design attractive, consistent UIs with Twitter Bootstrap.

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AngularJS Succinctly

by Frederik Dietz
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Perform common tasks and overcome common problems in Angular.js.

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Visual Studio 2013 Succinctly

by Alessandro Del Sole
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Familiarize yourself with the revised features of Visual Studio 2013 and Windows 8.1 integration.

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Windows Phone 8 Development Succinctly

by Matteo Pagani
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Build Windows Phone 8 apps that make the most of the operating system and hardware.

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Node.js Succinctly

by Agus Kurniawan
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Use Node.js to create faster network and server-side applications on any scale, improve your existing database applications, or create web apps with JSON data.

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Direct3D Succinctly

by Chris Rose
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Build on your knowledge of C++ and Direct2D to develop fully 3-D games and applications.

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SQL Server Analysis Services Succinctly

by Stacia Misner
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Develop business intelligence solutions with SQL Server Analysis Services.

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Assembly Language Succinctly

by Chris Rose
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Maximize data processing speeds through x64 assembly language.

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ASP.NET Web API Succinctly

by Emanuele DelBono
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Microsoft's ASP.NET Web API simplifies data delivery through HTTP.

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Visual Studio Add-Ins Succinctly

by Joe Booth
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Increase your efficiency in Visual Studio by writing custom add-ins.

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Postgres Succinctly

by Peter Shaw
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Learn how to use the long-standing, open-source Postgres database management system.

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Direct2D Succinctly

by Chris Rose
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Use Direct2D, the graphics card, and a little Direct3D to create high-performance charts.

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Windows Azure SQL Reporting Succinctly

by Stacia Misner
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Learn how to set up a Windows Azure SQL Database server, develop reports, and manage it all in the cloud.

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Unit Testing Succinctly

by Marc Clifton
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Learn the basics of unit testing and different ways to implement it.

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TypeScript Succinctly

by Steve Fenton
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Jump into Microsoft's open-source superset of JavaScript with TypeScript Succinctly.

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WPF Succinctly

by Buddy James
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Create applications with stunning UI while separating your front end from your business logic and data.

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iOS Succinctly

by Ryan Hodson
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The companion to Objective-C Succinctly, and your practical introduction to developing for iOS.

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Windows Store Apps Succinctly

by John Garland
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Make your transition to developing Windows Store apps as smooth as the Windows 8 UI.

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Data Structures Succinctly Part 2

by Robert Horvick
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Round out your knowledge of data structures and how to work with them in the second volume of the Data Structures Succinctly.

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GIS Succinctly

by Peter Shaw
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Learn the ins and outs of geographic information systems.

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Data Structures Succinctly Part 1

by Robert Horvick
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Learn different types of data structures and how to interact with them while being mindful of their resource complexity.

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Objective-C Succinctly

by Ryan Hodson
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Learn Objective-C from the syntax up with detailed code samples and much more.

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F# Succinctly

by Robert Pickering
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If you've never tried your hand at functional programming, or are simply looking for a new tool to add to your skill set.

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Knockout.js Succinctly

by Ryan Hodson
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The Knockout JavaScript library is an invaluable tool for building dynamic, data-bound web UIs with minimal code.

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C++ Succinctly

by Michael McLaughlin
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Author Michael McLaughlin walks you through C++ from types and functions to lambda expressions and the standard C++ library while relating these concepts to their parallels in C#.

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ASP.NET MVC 4 Mobile Websites Succinctly

by Lyle Luppes
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

Learn how to create mobile friendly websites using the powerful MVC 4 framework.

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LightSwitch Succinctly

by Jan Van der Haegen
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Visual Studio LightSwitch may be one of the most under-utilized development tools.

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JavaScript Succinctly

by Cody Lindley
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If you’re an intermediate JavaScript developer, JavaScript Succinctly is the book for you.

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HTTP Succinctly

by Scott Allen
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With HTTP Succinctly, you’ll learn all about something you use on a daily basis.

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PDF Succinctly

by Ryan Hodson
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PDF Succinctly is your primer for understanding the components of PDF.

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Git Succinctly

by Ryan Hodson
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With Git Succinctly by Ryan Hodson, you can get up and running with one of the fastest-spreading revision control systems out there.

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jQuery Succinctly

by Cody Lindley
Formats: Amazon Kindle and PDF

jQuery Succinctly was written to express, in short-order, the concepts essential to intermediate and advanced jQuery development.