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Unreal Game Development.

unreal Game Development

A K Peters, Ltd.

888 Worcester Street, Suite 230, Wellesley, MA 02482

9781568814599 $59.00 www.akpeters.com

The Unreal engine has been used quite well to create many games, and now the method to do so is in the hands of the public. "Unreal Game Development" is a guide to using the Unreal Engine 3 to create elaborate games that may have never have seemed possible without creating one's own engine from scratch. With advice on starting with the fundamentals of design, what can be learned by dissecting Unreal Tournament games, the programming, and so much more. "Unreal Game Development" comes with advice on 3D and 2D image editors, programming advice, and other tools, making a solid guide to using the Unreal engine to make one's ideas come together.

The Facebook Era, second edition

Prentice Hall Professional

c/o Pearson Technology Group

801 East 96th Street, #300, Indianapolis, IN 46240-3759

9780137085125 $24.99 www.mcp.com

Facebook is another method that technology has changed the world doing business. "The Facebook Era: Tapping Online Social networks to market, Sell, and Innovate" is a guide for businesses to take marketing the to the next level, as Calara Shih discusses how to use Facebook as a new marketing tool as well as other social networking programs such as Facebook and LinkedIn. These mediums are changing how society works and understanding them is almost required for continued business success. "The Facebook Era" is a useful and very highly recommended read that shouldn't be missed for any small business or organization.

Murach's C# 2010

Murach & Associates

4340 N. Knoll, Fresno, CA 93722

9781890774592, $54.50, www.murach.com

The language C# has withstood the test of time with new techniques being discovered every year. "Murach's C# 2010" is the latest edition of Murach's award winning guides on the language with the latest developments on pushing the language further in regards to the other aspects of programs like .NET, ADO, XML and so much more than that. With countless complete and comprehensive chapters covering nearly everything one would need to know, "Murach's C# 2010" is an ideal text for anyone learning or simply wants a powerful research on hand.

2011 Social Media Directory

Que

c/o Pearson Technology Group

801 East 96th Street, #300, Indianapolis, IN 46240-3759

9780789747112 $19.99 www.mcp.com

Phone numbers and street addresses aren't what you need anymore. "2011 Social Media Directory: The Ultimate Guide to Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn Resources" serves as a guide for readers to find the networking and answers they need in today's world where there's something out there for everyone, no matter what you are planning to do. "2011 Social Media Directory" is a treasure trove of information, highly recommended.

Sams Teach Yourself Facebook in 10 Minutes

Sams

801 East 96th Street, #300, Indianapolis, IN 46240-3759

9780672333408, $14.99, www.informit.com/sams

Facebook has quickly made itself a household name. "Sams Teach Yourself Facebook in 10 Minutes" is a guide to quickly gaining a grasp to the social networking tool that Facebook is quickly and efficiently to begin to understand how to use it to its fullest. With plenty of quick ten minute lessons, anyone can learn the most about Facebook and its many features. "Sams Teach Yourself Facebook in 10 Minutes" is a choice pick for anyone who isn't the greatest at technology.

Microsoft Excel Dashboards & Reports

c/o Wiley Professional Trade Group

111 River Street, Hoboken, NJ 07030-5774

9780470620120, $39.99, www.wiley.com/go/visual

Microsoft Excel Dashboards & Reports packs in a fine survey of spreadsheets and how to use them. Dashboards provide at-a-glance views on business processes, organizing data into fine structures, and Excel is an ideal choice for creating these Dashboards - but how? This book covers all the technical knowledge involved in changing data to reporting tables perfect for high-impact reports. No Excel user should be without this: it tells how to report data in a useful, enhanced fashion!

Top-Down Network Design, third edition

Cisco Press

800 - E. 9th St., Indianapolis, IN 46240

1587202832, $75.00, www.ciscopress.com

The third updated edition of Top-Down Network Design offers a fine technical book on designing networks that are on par with business goals, providing a guide to reliable, secure networks. The top-down approach allows programmers to focus on applications and user requirements - and this third edition includes updated and expanded materials on wireless networks, virtual private networks, and more. No programming collection should be without this technical guide!

How to Do Everything iPad

McGraw-Hill

c/o The McGraw Hill Companies

Two Penn Plaza, 11th fl., NY, NY 10121-2298

0071748695, $25.00, www.mhprofessional.com

How to Do Everything iPad tells how to get the most from an iPad, from configuring and customizing the system to selecting a data plan, setting up Mail, downloading apps from the app store, and more. Learn how to navigate, manage contacts, download games and more with a book packed with black and white screen shots and examples throughout!

A Practical Guide to Ubuntu Linux, third edition

Prentice Hall Professional

c/o Pearson Technology Group

801 East 96th Street, #300, Indianapolis, IN 46240-3759

013254248X, $49.99, www.informit.com/ph

The third updated edition of A Practical Guide to Ubuntu Linux offers a fine reference perfect for any Ubuntu Linux computer collection, packing in hundreds of practical applications for Ubuntu with keys to security, Perl scripting, common administration tasks, and more. From keeping Ubuntu systems current to handling configuration issues, this is a solid reference to the latest Ubuntu applications and challenges.

Addison-Wesley

c/o Pearson Technology Group

801 East 96th Street, #300, Indianapolis, IN 46240-3759

www.informit.com/devlibrary

Eric Jendrock, et.al.'s THE JAVA EE6 TUTORIAL: BASIC CONCEPTS, fourth edition (9780137081851, $49.99) offers a fine Java programming language key using task-oriented, example-driven details on developing enterprise applications for Java Platform, Enterprise Edition 6. Members of this program's documentation tem contribute valuable practical applications for new and intermediate Java programmers alike, making this a 'must' for any serious Java programmer. Lee Ackerman and Celso Gonzalez's PATTERNS-BASED ENGINEERING: SUCCESSFULLY DELIVERING SOLUTIONS VIA PATTERNS (0321574281, $54.99) is for any college-level software engineering library strong in successful software systems. It comes from two experts who use their enterprise development experience to show how to deliver using a patterns-based approach, and it tells how to optimize the entire development process.

Sams Teach Yourself Web Publishing with HTML and CSS in One Hour a Day, sixth edition.

Sams

c/o Pearson Technology Group

801 East 96th Street, #300, Indianapolis, IN 46240-3759

0672330962, $44.99, www.informit.com/sams

The sixth updated edition of Sams Teach Yourself Web Publishing with HTML and CSS in One Hour a Day has been completely revised and updated to cover HTML5 and other new web developments. Its step-by-step tutorial offers coverage of all the basics, surveys all the basics, and teaches how to move from beginning to advanced topics - all in one-hour lesson segments. A fine pick for self-study as well as school reference holdings!
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