Free Ebook: Programming Windows 8 Apps using HTML, CSS and JavaScript

Programming Windows 8 Apps with HTML, CSS and JavaScript

This book is about writing Metro style apps for Windows 8 using HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript. The primary focus will be on applying these web technologies within the Windows 8 platform, where there are unique considerations, and not on exploring the details of those web technologies themselves. Some of the more salient areas like the CSS grid, which is central to app layout are covered in this.

Here is the direct link to e-book in PDF Format: http://go.microsoft.com/FWLink/?Linkid=270056 (17.9 MB)

EPUB format is here: http://go.microsoft.com/FWLink/?Linkid=272592 (37.3 MB)
MOBI format is here: http://go.microsoft.com/FWLink/?Linkid=272591 (69.5 MB)
The ebook’s companion content is here: http://go.microsoft.com/FWLink/?Linkid=270057 (59.9 MB) (Note: An updated version of the companion content was made available on November 8, 2012, to fix a line of code.)

Download Free E-Book on Visual Studio 11 and ASP.NET 4.5 Features

Each Visual Studio release is like Christmas for developers around the globe and Visual Studio 2012 is no exception! It’s packed full of awesome features and the new capabilities in ASP.NET 4.5 it brings allow developers to get their job done with even less code!

Telerik has released an e-book which is a compilation of new features in ASP.NET 4.5 and VS 11 (Visual Studio 2012). It will quickly walk you through the highlights and show you how to use the new features to make your life as a developer easier. Sharing it here hoping that it will benefit you.

Following are the key points that are covered in this e-book –

    • Intellisense help you discover JS and CSS features
    • WAI Aria makes the web usable by all
    • HTML5 and CSS3 are available out of the box
    • WebAPI exposes data via HTTP service
    • Strongly Typed Data Binding ensures runtime confidence
    • Request Validation prevents yellow screens of death
    • Page Inspector puts an end to layout headaches

Here is the link for PDF (Direct Download) – http://www.telerik.com/libraries/landing-pages/time-saving-features-in-vs11-and-asp_net-4_5-ebook.sflb?download=true

Source: Free E-book: Time-Saving VS11 andASP.NET 4.5 Features You Shouldn’t Miss
 
Happy Coding!

Professional Outlook 2007 Programming

Outlook ebook

Professional Outlook 2007 Programming

Written by one of the most popular and knowledgeable Microsoft Outlook MVPs, this book emphasizes the many new and exciting Outlook 2007 programming features. Ken Slovak shows you all you need to know to develop everything from Outlook custom forms and personal productivity macros to advanced COM add-ins that use a range of Microsoft technologies.

The Outlook 2007 model fulfills many of the requests that Outlook developers have been making for years. You’ll see how many of the programming properties that are considered vital, but were previously unavailable in older versions of Outlook, now exist. Real-world examples show you how to solve common Outlook programming problems. Plus, you’ll learn common workarounds for Outlook programming bugs. You’ll quickly discover why you’ll rarely if ever have to leave the Outlook object model to do what you want with your code when using Outlook 2007.

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