Sep 072012
 
Learning JavaScript Design Patterns

Learning JavaScript Design Patterns

Just released by O’Reilly:

Written by a respected member of the JavaScript community, this aims to teach how to apply design patterns to JavaScript.

Design patterns are reusable solutions to commonly occurring problems in software design. They are both exciting and a fascinating topic to explore in any programming language. Patterns help developers structure code in an optimized way, meeting the needs of problems they’re attempting to solve. This book shows readers how to apply both classical and modern design patterns to the JavaScript programming language.

This book is targeted at professional developers wishing to improve their knowledge of design patterns and how they can be applied to the JavaScript programming language.

Sep 032012
 

Learning PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, and CSS, 2nd Edition

Just released by O’Reilly:

PHP and MySQL remain the top combination for developing modern websites with dynamic data and user interaction. Once you add JavaScript, you have Ajax — the framework behind many popular Internet destinations. This concise, understandable guide teaches non-programmers and web designers how to use these powerful tools quickly and easily. The book also introduces Apache, CSS, and XHTML.

Dec 242011
 

Just released by O’Reilly:

Building rich JavaScript applications that bring a desktop experience to the Web requires moving state from the server to the client side—not a simple task. This hands-on book takes proficient JavaScript developers through all the steps necessary to create state-of-the-art applications, including structure, templating, frameworks, communicating with the server, and many other issues.

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Dec 192011
 

Just released by O’Reilly:

CoffeeScript is JavaScript done right. It provides all of JavaScript’s functionality wrapped in a cleaner, more succinct syntax. CoffeeScript: Accelerated JavaScript Development (Pragmatic Bookshelf) is the first book on this exciting new language.

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Jun 032011
 

Just released by O’Reilly:

Since 1996, JavaScript: The Definitive Guide (O’Reilly Media) has been the bible for JavaScript programmers — a programmer’s guide and comprehensive reference to the core language and to the client-side JavaScript APIs defined by web browsers.

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