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First post using stackedit

Welcome to StackEdit! Hey! I’m your first Markdown document in StackEdit1. Don’t delete me, I’m very helpful! I can be recovered anyway in the Utils tab of the Settings dialog.
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StackEdit is accessible offline after the application has been loaded for the first time.Your local documents are not shared between different browsers or computers.Clearing your browser’s data may delete all your local documents! Make sure your documents are synchronized with Google Drive or Dropbox (check out the Synchronization section). Create a document The document panel is accessible using the button in the navigation bar. You can create a new document by clicking New document in the document panel.
Switch to another document All your local documents are listed in the document panel. You can switch from one to another by clicking a document in the li…

Pro Windows Phone App Development 3rd edition


Book DescriptionRelease date: August 21, 2013| ISBN-10: 1430247827 | ISBN-13: 978-1430247821| Edition: 3 The Windows Phone 8 platform provides a remarkable opportunity for Windows developers to create state-of-the-art mobile applications using their existing skills and a familiar toolset. Pro Windows Phone App Development, Third Edition, helps you unlock the potential of this platform and create dazzling, visually rich, and highly functional applications for the Windows Phone Store and bring you up to speed on the new features the Windows Phone 8 API provides.

For developers new to the Windows Phone platform—whether with .NET, iOS, or Android experience—this book starts by introducing the requirements, specifications, and basics of Windows Phone development, and then leads you through the complete application development process, using an array of complementary technologies and Microsoft’s modern-style app design.

Along the way, you'll learn how to
Use Microsoft technologies…

The Art of Software Testing, 3rd edition. 2011

Really good book! A classic.

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Book DescriptionPublication Date: November 8, 2011| ISBN-10: 1118031962 | ISBN-13: 978-1118031964| Edition: 3 The classic, landmark work on software testingThe hardware and software of computing have changed markedly in the three decades since the first edition of The Art of Software Testing, but this book's powerful underlying analysis has stood the test of time. Whereas most books on software testing target particular development techniques, languages, or testing methods, The Art of Software Testing, Third Edition provides a brief but powerful and comprehensive presentation of time-proven software testing approaches. If your software development project is mission critical, this book is an investment that will pay for itself with the first bug you find.
The new Third Edition explains how to apply the book's classic principles to today's ho…

Migrating to Windows Phone

Book DescriptionPublication Date: December 14, 2011| ISBN-10: 143023816X | ISBN-13: 978-1430238164| Edition: 1 This book offers everything you'll need to upgrade your existing programming knowledge and begin to develop applications for the Windows Phone.

It focuses on the 75 percent of the material that you will need 95 percent of the time. We're not going to teach you object-oriented programming (OOP) all over again, but we are going to take the time to point out how .NET and C# differ in their execution of the standard OOP concepts from other languages' implementations in order to make your migration as smooth and stress-free as possible.

Migrating to Windows Phone will lead you through a tour of the key features of developing for Microsoft's devices. We'll consider everything from data handling to accelerometers, from mapping to WCF. We'll also walk you through monetizing your application through Microsoft's online Windows Phone store.
What you’ll learnTo…

Beginning Windows Phone App Development

Book DescriptionPublication Date: March 1, 2012| ISBN-10: 1430241349 | ISBN-13: 978-1430241348| Edition: 1 Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7 handsets have injected a new vibrancy into the smartphone marketplace and provided bold new opportunities for the Microsoft development community.

Take advantage of these opportunities with Beginning Windows Phone App Development, written specifically to help you learn the skills you’ll need to develop rich, functional apps for the Windows Phone 7 platform. Authors Henry Lee andEugene Chuvyrov cover the very latest developments in the field—including the extended APIs offered in the new Mango platform update—so you'll have timely, accurate information at your fingertips.

Beginning Windows Phone App Development starts with the basics, walking you through the process of downloading and setting up the right development tools, including Visual Studio,Expression Blend, Silverlight SDK, and Windows Phone SDK. It then takes you step-by-step though the deve…

XNA Game Studio 4.0 Programming: Developing for Windows Phone 7 and Xbox 360

Product DetailsSeries: Developer's LibraryPaperback: 528 pagesPublisher: Addison-Wesley Professional; 1 edition (December 22, 2010)Language: EnglishISBN-10: 0672333457ISBN-13: 978-0672333453Product Dimensions: 1.2 x 6.9 x 8.8 inchesShipping Weight: 1.8 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)Average Customer Review:4.1 out of 5 starsSee all reviews(11 customer reviews)

Windows Phone 7 for iPhone Developers

Book DescriptionPublication Date: August 10, 2011| ISBN-10: 0672334348 | ISBN-13: 978-0672334344| Edition: 1 Bring Your iPhone Apps and Skills to Windows Phone 7–or Build Apps for Both Mobile Platforms at Once

If you’ve been developing for the competitive iPhone marketplace, this book will help you leverage your iOS skills on a fast-growing new platform: Windows Phone 7 (WP7). If you’re a .NET programmer, it will help you build advanced WP7 mobile solutions that reflect valuable lessons learned by iOS developers. If you’re a mobile development manager, it offers indispensable insights for planning cross-platform projects.

Kevin Hoffman guides you through the entire WP7 Software Development Kit (SDK), showing how it resembles Apple’s iOS SDK, where it differs, and how to build production-quality WP7 apps that sell. Step by step, you’ll master each technology you’ll need, including C#, Silverlight, and XAML. Every new concept is introduced along with all the tools and background needed …

Beginning Windows Phone 7 Application Development: Building Windows Phone Applications Using Silverlight and XNA

Book DescriptionPublication Date: May 3, 2011| ISBN-10: 0470912332 | ISBN-13: 978-0470912331| Edition: 1 Discover the core concepts essential for developing apps for Windows PhoneSilverlight and XNA provide you with a powerful development platform and key tools for programming Windows Phone 7 series applications. This book offers a foundation for using the tools required for Windows Phone 7 development, including Visual Studio 2010 Express Edition, the Windows Phone 7 Series SDK, and Silverlight. Experienced authors provide you with detailed coverage on developing accordingly for an application’s lifetime, accessing cloud services, and developing notification services.
Explains how to use the most up-to-date tools and development platforms to create applications for the Windows Phone 7Walks you through developing notification services and location servicesDemonstrates ways to generate revenue by deploying your apps to the Windows Phone MarketplaceDetails the steps for enabling trial pe…

Essential Windows Phone 7.5: Application Development with Silverlight

Windows Phone did not die. Actually, it is a great mobile operating system.
Now we have Windows Phone 8, but there are still many devices running on Windows Phone 7.

Book DescriptionPublication Date: December 15, 2011| ISBN-10: 0321752139 | ISBN-13: 978-0321752130| Edition: 1 Essential Windows Phone 7.5is the definitive guide to creating powerful, visually compelling mobile applications that take full advantage of Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7.5 platform. Nine-time Microsoft MVP Shawn Wildermuth draws on his extensive experience teaching Silverlight and Windows Phone development, helping you to get started fast and master techniques that lead to truly outstanding apps.

After introducing the latest version of Windows Phone, Shawn Wildermuth dives directly into the essentials, emphasizing best-practice examples and illustrating with code. You’ll build a complete application from start to finish, then build on your skills with increasingly sophisticated techniques.
From planning and…

Applying UML and Pattern, 3rd edition

Applying UML and Patterns: An Introduction to Object-Oriented Analysis and Design and Iterative Development (3rd Edition)

Book DescriptionPublication Date: October 30, 2004| ISBN-10: 0131489062 | ISBN-13: 978-0131489066| Edition: 3
“This edition contains Larman’s usual accurate and thoughtful writing. It is a very good book made even better.”
Alistair Cockburn, author, Writing Effective Use Cases and Surviving OO Projects “Too few people have a knack for explaining things. Fewer still have a handle on software analysis and design. Craig Larman has both.”
John Vlissides, author, Design Patterns and Pattern Hatching “People often ask me which is the best book to introduce them to the world of OO design. Ever since I came across it Applying UML and Patterns has been my unreserved choice.”
Martin Fowler, author, UML Distilled and Refactoring “This book makes learning UML enjoyable and pragmatic by incrementally introducing it as an intuitive language for specifying the artifact…

Learning UML 2.0

Very very good book to study, or even use as reference of UML.

Editorial Reviews About the Author Russell Miles is a software engineer for General Dynamics UK where he works with Java and Distributed Systems, although his passion at the moment is Aspect Orientation and in particular AspectJ. To ensure that he has as little spare time as possible, Russ contributes to various open source projects while working on books for O'Reilly. He currently is studying at Oxford University in England for an MSc in Software Engineering. Kim Hamilton is a senior software engineer at a major aerospace corporation, where she has designed and implemented a variety of systems, including web applications and distributed systems. Kim has a Master's in Applied Math and Computer Science from Cornell University.
Product DetailsPaperback: 290 pagesPublisher: O'Reilly Media; 1 edition (May 2, 2006)Language: EnglishISBN-10: 0596009828ISBN-13: 978-0596009823Product Dimensions: 0.6 x 6.7 x 9 inches

Leadership: Enhancing the Lessons of Experience

Use as text book for MBA program at Bristol University, California, US.

Book DescriptionPublication Date: March 15, 2011| ISBN-10: 0078112656 | ISBN-13: 978-0078112652| Edition: 7 Leadership: Enhancing the Lessons of Experience, 7e consists of 16 chapters, four of which cover specific leadership skills and qualities covered in each of the book’s four sections. Hughes, Ginnett, and Curphy draw upon three different types of literature—empirical studies; interesting anecdotes, stories and findings; and leadership skills—to create a text that is personally relevant, interesting, and scholarly. The authors’ unique quest for a careful balancing act of leadership materials helps students apply theory and research to their real-life experiences. The Seventh Edition has been thoroughly updated in virtually every chapter.

Product DetailsHardcover: 736 pagesPublisher: McGraw-Hill/Irwin; 7 edition (March 15, 2011)Language: EnglishISBN-10: 0078112656ISBN-13: 978-0078112652Product Dimensions: 1.2 …

Marketing Management - Kotler and Keller, 14th edition

The latest edition of classic marketing book, used as textbook in many universities, including MBA program of Bristol University, California.

Product DetailsSeries: Marketing ManagementHardcover: 816 pagesPublisher: Prentice Hall; 14 edition (February 18, 2011)Language: EnglishISBN-10: 0132102927ISBN-13: 978-0132102926Product Dimensions: 1.2 x 8.5 x 10.8 inchesShipping Weight: 3.9 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)