A Beginners and Intermediate Guide to Free Pascal Using Lazarus Ide
Author: Menkaura Abiola-Ellison
Whether you want to develop your own database application or develop a web application, or even 2D, 3D, or Animation programs. Getting Started with Lazarus & Free Pascal is quite simply the friendliest, most inspiring Lazarus with Free Pascal programming book available.In this book you will find out how to tackle Object-Oriented Programming using Lazarus with Free Pascal, with confidence. Getting Started with Lazarus & Free Pascal's simple, step-by-step format makes it a “must-have” book for aspiring programmers. Learn how to master key programming techniques, from simple topics to more advanced topics, following clear instructions with images. For example, find out how to write simple file handling, user-friendly GUI applications, graphics programming, database programming, error trapping, exception handling, debugging techniques, including code documentation and much more.Discover the strength of over 230 Lazarus Component Libraries. This book is packed with inspirational and practical hands-on projects that are easy-to-follow. Each chapter will take you from start to finish with clear step-by-step instructions, along with examples for you to try out. Each chapter ends with suggestions to try out allowing you to test yourself on what you have learnt. This book is very much a hands-on book and you are required to “roll your sleeves” up and get stuck-in!Perfect for enthusiasts who want to develop their programming skills and ideal for the beginner, intermediate and advanced developer wishing to migrate to Lazarus quickly.
Author: Shane Caplin,G. Michael Schneider,Steven W. Weingart,David M. Perlman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Category: Electronic digital computers
Author: Roderick Person
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
This book is written in a simple, easy-to-understand format with lots of screenshots and step-by-step explanations.This book is geared toward developers that have a familiarity with Delphi or Free Pascal and would like to start using the open source Lazarus Integrated Development Environment. You should have knowledge of creating a console and GUI applications as well as creating basic components. Example source code and projects are provided to help learn the differences between Delphi and Lazarus projects.
Author: Ray Lischner
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
"The bulk of the book is a complete ordered reference to the Delphi language set. Each reference item includes: the syntax, using standard code conventions; a description; a list of arguments, if any, accepted by the function or procedure; tips and tricks of usage - practical information on using the language feature in real programs; a brief example; and a cross-reference to related keywords."--Jacket.
Author: Marco Cant?
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Still the Best Delphi Resource A Fully Revised Version of the Book That Won the Delphi Informant Readers Choice Award If you're looking to capitalize on the powerful capabilities of the latest release of Delphi, Mastering Delphi 6 is the one resource you can't do without. Practical, tutorial-based coverage helps you develop key skills, solve tough problems, and build and implement sophisticated functionality in your database, client/server, and Internet applications. The special insights of Delphi expert Marco Cantu you an extra advantage as you complete successful projects and progress towards Delphi mastery. Coverage includes: Getting to know the new run-time library (RTL) Learning to use the VCL and CLX visual libraries Developing custom components Creating data-aware controls and custom datasets Mastering database programming with BDE and dbExpress Mastering client/server programming with InterBase Interfacing with Microsoft's ADO using the dbGo component set Taking advantage of Delphi's support for COM, OLE Automation, and COM+ Programming for a multitiered application architecture Taking advantage of Delphi's support for XML and SOAP technologies Building practical, powerful Web applications Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
Current Applications and Innovative Directions in Clinical Practice
Author: Ken Herrmann,Omgo E. Nieweg,Stephen P. Povoski
This book offers a comprehensive overview of the state of the art in the practice of radioguided surgery. The opening section is devoted to the basic physics principles for detection and imaging, radiation detection device technology, principles of surgical navigation, radionuclides and radiopharmaceuticals, and radiation safety. A series of chapters then address the clinical application of radioguided surgery for a variety of malignancies, including breast cancer, melanoma and other cutaneous malignancies, gynecologic malignancies, head and neck malignancies, thyroid cancer, urologic malignancies, colon cancer, gastroesophageal cancer, lung cancer, bone tumors, parathyroid adenomas, and neuroendocrine tumors. For each application, the recommended methodological approaches are discussed and the available cumulative clinical experiences of investigators from across the globe are reviewed. A conscious effort is made to highlight recent developments and innovative multidisciplinary approaches within each clinical area. Interesting issues and novel approaches are further explored through a collection of selected case reports at the end of the book. The contributing authors are all experts in their own fields, ensuring that the book will hold wide appeal for surgeons, surgical technologists, nuclear medicine physicians, nuclear medicine technologists, and various trainees.
Create Command Line Interface Scripts with PHP
Author: Rob Aley
This concise book shows you how to create PHP command line interface (CLI) scripts, including user interaction and scripts to automate and assist your workflow. Learn to quickly create useful and effective command line software and scripts using the world's most popular web scripting language, PHP. Enjoy the benefits of writing CLI scripts in PHP: save money by redeploying existing skills, not learning new ones. Save time and increase productivity by using a high-level language. Make money by providing your clients with a full-stack service. What You'll Learn Learn about the PHP CLI SAPI Find out how to use it to run PHP scripts off-line Easily deal with user input and console output Work with helper libraries and software Find out the differences between programming for the web and for the CLI Who This Book Is For Experienced PHP programmers and web developers.
Author: Douglas Hergert
Mastering Turbo Pascal 5 is a fast and efficient programming environment, designed for developing, testing, compiling, and debugging programs, and for creating stand-alone applications that can be performed directly from DOS. For a wide range of experience levels.
Author: Rob Aley
Use your existing web-based PHP skills to write all types of software: CLI scripts, desktop software, network servers, and more. This book gives you the tools, techniques, and background necessary to write just about any type of software you can think of, using the PHP you know. PHP Beyond the Web shows you how to take your knowledge of PHP development for the web and utilise it with a much wider range of software systems. Enjoy the benefits of PHP after reading this book: save money by redeploying existing skills, not learning new ones; save time and increase productivity by using a high-level language; and make money by providing your clients a full-stack service (not just websites). PHP is no longer just a great scripting language for websites, it's now a powerful general-purpose programming language. Expand your use of PHP into your back-end systems, server software, data processing services, desktop interfaces, and more. What You'll Learn Write interactive shell scripts Work with system daemons Write desktop software Build network servers Interface with electronics using PHP and the Raspberry Pi Manage performance, deployment, licensing, and system interaction Discover the software tools for development and get other great sources of technical information and help Who This Book Is For Experienced PHP programmers or experienced programmers interested in leveraging PHP outside the web development context. /div
Author: Alan Ezust,Paul Ezust
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Master C++ “The Qt Way” with Modern Design Patterns and Efficient Reuse This fully updated, classroom-tested book teaches C++ “The Qt Way,” emphasizing design patterns and efficient reuse. Readers will master both the C++ language and Qt libraries, as they learn to develop maintainable software with well-defined code layers and simple, reusable classes and functions. Every chapter of this edition has been improved with new content, better organization, or both. Readers will find extensively revised coverage of QObjects, Reflection, Widgets, Main Windows, Models and Views, Databases, Multi-Threaded Programming, and Reflection. This edition introduces the powerful new Qt Creator IDE; presents new multimedia APIs; and offers extended coverage of Qt Designer and C++ Integration. It has been restructured to help readers start writing software immediately and write robust, effective software sooner. The authors introduce several new design patterns, add many quiz questions and labs, and present more efficient solutions relying on new Qt features and best practices. They also provide an up-to-date C++ reference section and a complete application case study. Master C++ keywords, literals, identifiers, declarations, types, and type conversions. Understand classes and objects, organize them, and describe their interrelationships. Learn consistent programming style and naming rules. Use lists, functions, and other essential techniques. Define inheritance relationships to share code and promote reuse. Learn how code libraries are designed, built, and reused. Work with QObject, the base class underlying much of Qt. Build graphical user interfaces with Qt widgets. Use templates to write generic functions and classes. Master advanced reflective programming techniques. Use the Model-View framework to cleanly separate data and GUI classes. Validate input using regular expressions and other techniques. Parse XML data with SAX, DOM, and QXmlStreamReader. Master today’s most valuable creational and structural design patterns. Create, use, monitor, and debug processes and threads. Access databases with Qt’s SQL classes. Manage memory reliably and efficiently. Understand how to effectively manage QThreads and use QtConcurrent algorithms. Click here to obtain supplementary materials for this book.
Author: George Ochoa,Melinda Corey
Publisher: Ballantine Books
From the date of the first stone tool to the discovery of the tiniest quark, the greatest moments in the history of science--from biology to technology--are chronicled on a vivid timeline, complemented by photographs, quotations, and sidebars. Original.
Author: Marco Cantù
Publisher: Sybex Incorporated
Introducing programmers to all of Delphi 4's new features and techniques, this reference explores secrets of the environment, the programming language, the custom components, and Windows 95 programming in general. The CD-ROM contains Delphi third party products, advanced debuggers, code optimization tools, and ready-to-use ActiveX examples.
Application Development Strategies for Performance Optimization, Concurrency, Testability, and Code Brevity
Author: Rob Aley
Bring the power of functional programming to your PHP applications. From performance optimizations to concurrency, improved testability to code brevity, functional programming has a host of benefits when compared to traditional imperative programming. Part one of Pro Functional PHP Programming takes you through the basics of functional programming, outlining the key concepts and how they translate into standard PHP functions and code. Part two takes this theory and shows you the strategies for implementing it to solve real problems in your new or existing PHP applications. Functional programming is popular in languages such as Lisp, Scheme and Clojure, but PHP also contains all you need to write functional code. This book will show you how to take advantage of functional programming in your own projects, utilizing the PHP programming language that you already know. What You'll Learn Discover functional programming in PHP Work with functional programming functions Design strategies for high-performance applications Manage business logic with functions Use functional programming in object-oriented and procedural applications Employ helper libraries in your application Process big data with functional PHP Who This Book Is For Programmers and web developers with experience of PHP who are looking to get more out of their PHP coding and be able to do more with PHP.
Author: Pawel Glowacki
Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
Become a developer superhero and build stunning cross-platform apps with Delphi About This Book A one-stop guide on Delphi to help you build cross-platform apps This book covers important concepts such as the FireMonkey library, shows you how to interact with the Internet of Things, and enables you to integrate with Cloud services The code is explained in detail with observations on how to create native apps for Ios and Android with a single code base Who This Book Is For If you want to create stunning applications for mobile, desktop, the cloud, and the Internet of Things, then this book is for you. This book is for developers who would like to build native cross-platform apps with a single codebase for iOS and Android. A basic knowledge of Delphi is assumed, although we do cover a primer on the language. What You Will Learn Understand the basics of Delphi and the FireMonkey application platform as well as the specifics of Android and iOS platforms Complete complex apps quickly with access to platform features and APIs using a single, easy-to-maintain code base Work with local data sources, including embedded SQL databases, REST servers, and Backend-as-a-Service providers Take full advantage of mobile hardware capabilities by working with sensors and Internet of Things gadgets and devices Integrate with cloud services and data using REST APIs and scalable multi-tier frameworks for outstanding multi-user and social experience Architect and deploy powerful mobile back-end services and get super-productive by leveraging Delphi IDE agile functionality Get to know the best practices for writing a high-quality, reliable, and maintainable codebase in the Delphi Object Pascal language In Detail Delphi is the most powerful Object Pascal IDE and component library for cross-platform native app development. It enables building natively compiled, blazingly fast apps for all major platforms including Android, iOS, Windows, Mac, and Linux. If you want to build server-side applications, create web services, and have clear GUIs for your project, then this book is for you. The book begins with a basic primer on Delphi helping you get accustomed to the IDE and the Object Pascal language and will then quickly move on to advanced-level concepts. Through this book, we'll help you understand the architecture of applications and will teach you the important concepts of the FireMonkey library, show you how to build server-side services, and enable you to interact with the Internet of Things. Towards the end, you will learn to integrate your app with various web services and deploy them. By the end of the book, you will be able to build powerful, cross-platform, native apps for iOS and Android with a single code base. Style and approach This book will help you build cross-platform mobile apps with Delphi using a step-by-step approach.
Author: Bob Swart,Jarrod Hollingworth,Mark Cashman,Paula Gustavson
Publisher: Sams Publishing
0672324806.ld The definitive guide to the latest version of Borlands powerful C++Builder. Provides complete coverage of C++Builder Web Services development, now a key component of C++Builder. Borland C++Builder remains best in class IDE over the past 5 years for C++ solutions. Written by a team of top C++Builder experts with expertise in a variety of technical areas related to C++ application development. C++Builder 6 Developers Guide is revised for the latest version of C++Builder, the biggest update to C++Builder in years. C++Builder is an ANSI C++ IDE. The version 6 adds BizShape, a tool to build Web Services using XML/SOAP, .NET, and BizTalk from Microsoft, and SunONE from Sun Microsystems. Other new components include WebSnap for Web application development, DataSnap for database development, and CLX, which allows cross-platform development for Unix and Linux. The new NetCLX Internet components allow development of cross-platform applications with Apache, Microsoft IIS, and Netscape Web Server applications. C++Builder 6 Developers Guide continues as the definitive guide for Borlands C++Builder, providing a clear and concise reference for C++ developers. C++Builder Developers Guide is a unique combination of over 35 C++Builder experts from around the globe. This team brings hundreds of thousands of working hours in professional software development to the creation of this extensive work. Leading the team are Jarrod Hollingworth, Bob Swart, Mark Cashman. and Paul Gustavson. Jarrod is running Backslash (http://www.backslash.com;au), loping software applications for the Internet and key business sectors and working as a software development consultant. Bob (aka. Dr.Bob) is an internationally recognized UK Borland Connections member and an independent technical author, trainer, and consultant using C++Builder, Kylix, and Delphi based in The Netherlands. Mark Cashman is an independent C++ developer in the U.S. Paul Gustavson lives in Virginia and is a senior systems engineer for Synetics, Inc., a U.S.-based company providing knowledge management, systems engineering, and enterprise management services.
Author: Mark Lutz
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
This book is a companion volume to two O'Reilly Animal Guides, " Programming Python" and "Learning Python." It summarizes Python statements and types, built-in functions, commonly used library modules, and other prominent Python language features. This pocket reference covers the latest Python release and complements Python's online reference material.
Author: Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo,Waldemar Celes,Roberto Ierusalimschy
This collection of articles record some of the existing wisdom and practice on how to program well in Lua. In well-written articles that go much beyond the brief informal exchange of tips in the mailing list or the wiki, the authors share their mastery of all aspects of Lua programming, elementary and advanced. The articles cover a wide spectrum of areas and approaches, with authors from both the industry and academia and titles about game programming, programming techniques, embedding and extending, algorithms and data structures, and design techniques.
Pushing the Limits
Author: Jon Raasch
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons