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Learning PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, CSS & HTML5

Learning PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, CSS & HTML5

A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Dynamic Websites

John's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 4.0

On Jul 22, 2014 John Pearson wrote: A gentle introduction to web technologies
Nixon pulls together a hefty amount of introductory material, but the result feels somewhat dated. Full Review >

Fluent Conference 2014 Complete Video Compilation

Fluent Conference 2014 Complete Video Compilation

JavaScript, CSS, HTML5 and Beyond

John's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 5.0

On Jun 16, 2014 John Pearson wrote: Great video collection
Tutorials, trends, and opinions from the forefront of web development. Full Review >

Eye Tracking in User Experience Design

Eye Tracking in User Experience Design

John's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 2.0

On May 26, 2014 John Pearson wrote: A 10,000 ft view of Eye Tracking
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High Performance Python

High Performance Python

Practical Performant Programming for Humans

John's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 5.0

On Apr 14, 2014 John Pearson wrote: Rough at the moment, lots of promise
Gorelick and Ozsvald's book attempts to fill a major need in the scientific Python community. At present, it's incomplete, but promises to become the go-to manual for Python optimization. Full Review >

Learning Web App Development

Learning Web App Development

John's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 4.0

On Mar 27, 2014 John Pearson wrote: A solid introduction to web app tools.
Purewal shows how to build a simple web app using lightweight tools. Full Review >

Regular Expressions Cookbook

Regular Expressions Cookbook

John's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 5.0

On Feb 15, 2014 John Pearson wrote: Not just a cookbook
Goyvaerts and Levithan give recipes for implementing both basic and advanced regular expressions tasks in eight programming frameworks. Full Review >

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Real-Time Communication with WebRTC

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Good practical introduction to WebRTC
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