Download Smashing WordPress Themes: Making WordPress Beautiful by Thord Daniel Hedengren PDF

By Thord Daniel Hedengren

The final consultant to WordPress topics - one of many most popular issues on the net today * WordPress is a lot more than a running a blog platform, and Smashing WordPress issues teaches readers find out how to make it glance any approach they prefer - from a company website, to a images gallery and extra* WordPress is without doubt one of the most well-liked instruments on the internet this present day and is utilized by websites together with the hot York instances, Rolling Stone, flickr, CNN, NASA and naturally Smashing journal* appealing complete color all through - net designers anticipate not anything much less* Smashing journal will absolutely support this book by via selling it via their web site and on twitter feeds

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Download How to Design Websites (Portfolio Skills) by Laurence King PDF

By Laurence King

There are books at the nuts and bolts of website design and there are books approximately web site aesthetics, showcasing examples of excellent layout. how you can layout web pages comprises the necessities of either, addressing the skillsets required to supply web pages which are practical and chic yet from a photograph designer's standpoint. It demonstrates that you should layout a operating web site in mins with no the necessity for pricey courses. Chapters comprise Code, structure, textual content and Typography, and photographs and color Schemes. important assistance and tips panels are integrated, in addition to step by step initiatives reminiscent of how one can produce a portfolio web site that might be of curiosity to layout scholars and to graduates of all disciplines. Inspirational Trailblazer case reports show off the simplest of up to date designers and their paintings. Blogs, fb, Flickr and HTML5, and new methods of utilizing the internet, equivalent to cell phones and netbooks, also are discussed.

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Download Air-To-Ground Battle for Italy by Michael C McCarthy PDF

By Michael C McCarthy

FROM the writer: Pearl Harbor galvanized the United States to transform peacetime construction means to conflict degrees, accentuate recruiting, and extend each aspect of its army education process. these folks who desired to fly came upon on Monday, eight December 1941, tough written try out could fulfill the 2 years of faculty prerequisite to go into the Aviation Cadet aircrew-training software. We nonetheless confronted a rigorous actual examination and batteries of mental and intelligence reviews plus particular flair assessments. the method was once excessive, challenging, and time eating. in simple terms forty-one survivors of a number of hundred unique candidates within the Boston region grew to become aviation cadets on 18 March 1942. 5 days later, we said to Santa Ana military Air Base, California, for preflight training—the first of 4 stages en path to pilot, navigator, or bombardier wings. Santa Ana was once a brand new base with out roads or constructions. Tents have been used for each objective. The wettest wet season in years switched over the bottom right into a muddy quagmire. Amazingly, this system stayed on agenda regardless of nearly most unlikely residing and dealing stipulations. i discovered a outstanding can-do angle to be attribute of military group of workers in each step of the educational approach. Our category opened a brand new basic flight college in Scottsdale and a brand new uncomplicated flight tuition in Marana, either in Arizona. Neither used to be prepared for occupancy, however the military made do and opened on time, generating graduates who met direction of completion criteria regardless of seen handicaps. On four January 1943, type 43-A graduated from Luke box on time table with greater than four hundred new pilots. different complicated flying bases produced comparable numbers to supply a gradual movement of younger americans to aid theater requisites for wrestle aircrews. Operational P-40 education in Sarasota, Florida, all started weeks later. The agenda supplied the mandatory forty hours for every folks in 8 weeks. through the top of March, we pronounced to Dale Mabry box, Tallahassee, Florida, for in another country processing. With our apparatus, we boarded a brand new four-engine C-54 for Africa through Miami, Trinidad, Belem, Ascension Island, and Accra. many folks volunteered to ferry P-40s from Lagos (down the coast from Accra) via equatorial Africa to Cairo—an not likely saga, accomplished successfully—without maps or navigational aids. That ferry journey was once the 1st instance of an indomitable can-do decision to accomplish the undertaking. That angle turned the defining attribute of management philosophy within the 57th Fighter staff. these chosen for positions of better accountability needed to reveal management capability—the skill to imagine stressed and the selection to get the task performed. The final chapters specialise in highlights of the extra memorable missions that happened in the course of years of sour scuffling with among implacable enemies—one who by no means gave floor willingly, and person who by no means hand over searching for a greater method to get the activity performed. For the main half, the occasions are actual debts with due allowance for fallible stories of members who've survived a few 60 years when you consider that those occasions demanded and got entire focus from all who have been a part of the 57th Fighter workforce. At a contemporary amassing of previous fighter pilots, every body agreed with the series of the missions yet each one folks had a distinct reminiscence of the place we have been flying within the formation. Air collage.

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Download Enterprise Web Development: Building HTML5 Applications: by Yakov Fain, Victor Rasputnis, Anatole Tartakovsky, Viktor PDF

By Yakov Fain, Victor Rasputnis, Anatole Tartakovsky, Viktor Gamov

In an effort to construct your organization’s subsequent internet software with HTML5, this functional ebook can help you variety in the course of the a variety of frameworks, libraries, and improvement thoughts that populate this stack. You’ll study a number of of those techniques hands-on by means of writing a number of types of a pattern internet app in the course of the publication, so that you can be sure the proper approach on your enterprise.

What’s how you can succeed in either cellular and computer clients? How approximately modularization, protection, and test-driven improvement? With plenty of operating code samples, this publication may also help net software builders and software program architects navigate the becoming variety of HTML5 and JavaScript offerings to be had. The book’s pattern apps can be found at http://savesickchild.org.
* Mock up the book’s operating app with HTML, JavaScript, and CSS
* Rebuild the pattern app, first with jQuery after which Ext JS
* paintings with diversified construct instruments, code turbines, and package deal managers
* construct a modularized model of the app with RequireJS
* follow test-driven improvement with the Jasmine framework
* Use WebSocket to construct an internet public sale for the app
* Adapt the app for either desktops and cellular with responsive net design
* Create cellular models with jQuery cellular, Sencha contact, and PhoneGap

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Download Data-oriented Development with AngularJS by Manoj Waikar PDF

By Manoj Waikar

This booklet is helping beginner-level AngularJS builders arrange AngularJS functions by way of discussing very important AngularJS strategies and top practices. while you are an skilled AngularJS developer yet haven't written directives or haven't created customized HTML controls ahead of, then this booklet is perfect for you.

What you are going to Learn
Experience the ability of two-way facts binding utilizing AngularJS and three-way info binding utilizing Firebase
Use dependency injection in AngularJS
Get the $http and $resource providers to paintings with leisure APIs
Realize the total energy of AngularJS through writing customized parts, attributes, and so forth, utilizing directives
Create real-time apps utilizing Firebase and AngularJS
Discover the advantages and makes use of of Node.js, Yeoman, Yo Angular generator, Grunt, and Bower
Get to grips with the fundamentals of Git and use Git circulate for a extra effective Git branching workflow

In Detail

AngularJS is among the most well liked JavaScript frameworks used to jot down unmarried web page functions and is appropriate for constructing large-scale firm purposes. With Firebase, you could simply shop and sync information in genuine time. It has libraries for all of the significant net and cellular systems (including AngularJS) and bindings for the most well-liked frameworks (such as Node.js).

Data-oriented improvement with AngularJS is a scientific studying consultant that covers very important AngularJS innovations akin to info binding, dependency injection, directives, etc. It additionally covers the fundamentals of Firebase and three-way facts binding with AngularFire. You'll be capable to create a small venture and construct a real-time program utilizing Firebase and AngularJS. This undertaking makes use of lots of the suggestions and top practices discovered within the booklet that you should follow the exact same rules in real-world AngularJS improvement.

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Download Operation Epsom by Tim Saunders PDF

By Tim Saunders

Operation EPSOM used to be basic Montgomerys 3rd try and take the town of Caen, which were a key British D-Day target. behind schedule via a typhoon, the assault, designed to envelop Caen from the west, ultimately all started on the finish of June 1944. The Territorial military battalions of fifteenth Scottish department spearheaded the assaults during the good built positions of twelfth Hitlerjugend SS Panzer department. It was once gradual going and while tanks of the eleventh Armoured department dashed to the Odon Bridges they bumped into the centred hearth of dug-in panzers.

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Download Skua: The Royal Navy's Dive-bomber by Peter C. Smith PDF

By Peter C. Smith

The Blackburn Skua was once the 1st monoplane to be designed and equipped for the Royal army within the Thirties. due to persevered debate, it grew to become a compromise among the Navy's hope for a carrier-based dive-bomber and RAF's choice for a fighter. regardless of being the 1st to shoot down a Luftwaffe airplane in global warfare II, early operations in Norway discovered the sort woefully insufficient as a fighter. As a dive-bomber, the Royal army positioned the layout to stable use from the outset of WWII. It used to be concerned with the search for the Graf Spee, sunk the key warship Konigsberg, suffered with nice loss in an assault at the Scharnhorst, helped to maintain the German boost at bay in the course of the Dunkirk evacuation and attacked the French rogue battleship Richelieu within the Mediterranean. This publication relates how the ultimate layout used to be created, how the dive-bombing process used to be built and perfected via naval pilots and strains the wartime operational occupation of the kind with many first-hand bills.

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Download High Performance Responsive Design: Building Faster Sites by Tom Barker PDF

By Tom Barker

Certain, you can use responsive website design to create excessive functionality, compelling web pages. With this useful booklet, writer Tom Barker demonstrates that responsive layout is not only a frontend-only process, but additionally a philosophy for making the most of the complete internet stack. Responsive layout styles and anti-patterns, derived from seriously used real-world websites, are guiding ideas during the book.

Ideal for frontend-focused internet builders, this e-book indicates you the way to include responsiveness and function into your venture plan, use Node.js for device-specific performance at the backend, and write computerized exams for a continual integration setting. You'll discover many helpful instruments and responsive frameworks, and achieve precious insights from Barker's personal adventure with responsive layout alongside the way.

  • Get a primer on internet functionality options, net runtime functionality, and function monitoring tools
  • Write performance with Node.js that serves up a device-specific event to the client
  • Explore client-side strategies, corresponding to lazy loading whole sections of a page—including photos, styling, and content
  • Validate carrier point agreements (SLAs) by way of writing computerized assessments with PhantomJS
  • Examine numerous responsive frameworks, together with the author's server-side framework, Ripple

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