The C++ Hackers Guide [PDF]

The C++ Hackers Guide

This book contains a collection of hacks born out of Steve Oualline’s over forty years of programming experience. Here you’ll find all sorts of hacks to make your programs more reliable, more readable, and easier to debug.


RESTful Web Services [PDF, ePub, Kindle, Online]

RESTful Web Services

This book is freely available in multiple formats as part of O’Reilly’s Open Book Project. This is the first book that applies the REST design philosophy to real web services.


iOS 7 App Development Essentials [Online]

iOS 7 App Development Essentials

iOS 7 App Development Essentials, by Neil Smyth, is free to read online. The aim of this book is to teach the range of skills necessary to build apps for iOS 7. It takes a modular approach to the subject of iOS 7 application development for both the iPhone and iPad.


Postgres Succinctly [PDF, Kindle]

Postgres Succinctly

In this free ebook from Syncfusion, author Peter Shaw guides you from installing Postgres, to creating your first database, to using Postgres in a .NET application with ADO .NET and Entity Framework.


Introducing Windows 8.1 for IT Professionals [PDF, ePub, Kindle]

Introducing Windows 8.1 for IT Professionals

This free ebook from Microsoft Press focuses on things that are new in Windows 8.1, with a special emphasis on topics of interest to IT pros. It’s available in pdf, epub and mobi(Kindle) formats.


The Performance of Open Source Applications [Online]

The Performance of Open Source Applications

Each chapter of The Performance of Open Source Applications is written by real developers who have had to make an existing system faster or who had to design something to be fast in the first place.


Data Access for Highly-Scalable Solutions: Using SQL, NoSQL, and Polyglot Persistence [PDF, ePub, Online]

Data Access for Highly-Scalable Solutions

Data Access for Highly-Scalable Solutions: Using SQL, NoSQL, and Polyglot Persistence from Microsoft patterns & practices series is free to read online or download in pdf and epub formats.


Practical Foundations for Programming Languages [PDF]

Practical Foundations for Programming Languages

Download the latest draft copy of Professor Robert Harper’s Practical Foundations for Programming Languages in pdf format. This book offers a fresh perspective on the fundamentals of programming languages through the use of type theory.


JavaScript Allongé [Online]

JavaScript Allongé

JavaScript Allongé: A strong cup of functions, objects, combinators, and decorators, by Reginald Braithwaite, is free to read online.


Programming Abstractions in C++ [PDF]

Programming Abstractions in C++

This is the draft version of Programming Abstractions in C++ by Eric S. Roberts. It is freely available as a 142.07 mb pdf download.





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