The old hacker adage “Garbage in, garbage out” has never been so important as it is today. With ever-increasing amounts of information flowing into and out of modern applications, the task of an application developer to control and verify information is critically important to any software project.
For the first time, Data Entry and Validation with C# and VB .NET Windows Forms brings together current knowledge on this subject in an understandable, easy-to-read form. Covering development and best practices for data entry and validation, including GDI+, custom controls, localization, accessibility, proper data validation techniques, and best practices with Visual Basic and C#, Data Entry and Validation with C# and VB .NET Windows Forms is a book no modern programmer should be without.
Build Android-Based Smart Applications: Using Rules Engines, NLP and Automation Frameworks
Build smart applications using cutting-edge technologies such as rules engines, code automation frameworks, and natural language processing (NLP). This book provides step-by-step instructions on how to port nine rules engines (CLIPS, JRuleEngine, DTRules, Zilonis, TermWare, Roolie, OpenRules, JxBRE, and JEOPS) to the Android...
Special Edition Using Microsoft Windows Vista (2nd Edition) We all know this book will make an effective doorstop in a few years. You probably have a few already. (We've even written a few!) If you think it contains more information than you need, just remember how helpful a good reference can be when you need it at the 11th hour. And we all know that computer technology changes so fast that it's sometimes... High Performance MySQL: Optimization, Backups, and Replication
We wrote this book to serve the needs of not just the MySQL application developer but also the MySQL database administrator. We assume that you are already relatively experienced with MySQL. We also assume some experience with general system administration, networking, and Unix-like operating systems.
The second edition of...
Practical Raspberry Pi (Technology in Action)
Practical Raspberry Pi takes you quickly through the hardware and software basics of the Raspberry Pi. Author Brendan Horan then gets you started on a series of fun and practical projects, including a simple temperature sensor, a media center, a real-time clock, and even a security monitoring device, all of which require minimal...
Android Application Development with Maven
Learn how to use and configure Maven to support all phases of the development of an Android application
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Learn how to effectively use Maven to create, test, and release Android applications
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Tech Mining: Exploiting New Technologies for Competitive Advantage In the “information economy,” we recognize the increasing availability of
information. On the one hand, we can be intimidated by the overwhelming
amount of information bearing down on us. On the other hand, we now have
tools to enable us to garner great value from that information quite readily.