Posts Tagged ‘C’

Free Training Trial – Windows 8 App Development with C# & XAML from InnerWorkings

Update April 14, 2014: Unfortunately, the InnerWorkings product, trial, and bundles with Wrox books are no longer available as described here. I recently showed you my fun going through a lesson of the InnerWorkings Windows 8 training complete with the InnerWorkings Code Judging engine pointing out my errors in Visual Studio and me trying over […]

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Wrox Video Walktrhough: Creating a Windows 8 Application – Beginning Windows 8 Application Development

 In this Wrox video walkthrough, I show you the steps to create a basic Windows 8 application in Visual Studio 2012 Express for Windows 8. We use the example from chapter 4 of the Wrox book Beginning Windows 8 Application Development. The video is 6 minutes long and when you’re done, you’ll have a Windows […]

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Free Wrox ebook Getting Started with the new Visual Studio 2012

We’re happy to provide you with the free Wrox ebook "Getting Started with the new Visual Studio 2012." This is about 70 pages that will get you started with Visual Studio 2012 if you’re new to it and show you the basics of the Solution Explorer, Toolbox, Properties, Options, Customizations, Workspace, Find/Replace, and Help. And because you’re getting […]

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8 Steps to Solving Coding Problems in Programming Interviews

  It doesn’t matter what language the job requires when you are on a programming interview. Whether you’ll be working in Java, C#, C++, ASP.NET, Python, or any other language, when you are on the interview and you are asked to write code to solve an interview question, the first step is the same: when […]

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Creating a Basic Windows 8 Application

Windows 8 Style Applications Before you learn about the principles and characteristics of the new Windows 8 style applications, you must first turn back the clock to understand what brought the Windows 8 design language to life. So, let’s look into the history and talk about retro-style applications. A long time ago, when people started […]

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New Visual Studio 2012 Books Arrive and Lower Ebook Prices on Visual Studio 2010

The Wrox editors and authors have had a busy summer preparing a great list of new Visual Studio 2012 book editions for you. As the books are starting to arrive in your stores and on our site, I wanted to highlight a few of them for you plus let you know about some exciting price […]

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Wrox 24-Hour Trainer Videos Now in Safari

In addition to the 247 Wrox books that Safari now has in the Safari Online Books subscription, Safari has also now added the videos to go with 12 of our 24-Hour Trainer books. So, if you have a Safari library subscription, you should now be able to read these books as well as watch the […]

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Wrox DRM-Free ebooks now lower priced than print

If you’ve been following my blog since February, you know that we started then with 24 Wrox ebooks that we began selling as DRM-free PDFs (PDFs with no digital rights management). We’ve listened to a lot of feedback about our DRM-free PDF ebooks this year and are happy to announce two really big permanent steps […]

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218 Wrox Books in Safari Books Online

As we announced recently, Wrox books are now in Safari. Already, the good folks at Safari have added 218 full Wrox books in Safari and they’re adding more constantly. For the month of May, Wrox marketing has passed along the good news from Safari that we’re authorized to offer you this great new offer to […]

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More than 60 Wrox DRM-free ebooks available

Today we’re thrilled to announce that Wrox has more than 60 first 24  DRM-free PDF ebooks are available for purchase from Wrox.com. Updated: We’ve been adding to this list of available DRM-free books for several months now. Please check back often for all the newest available books. Updated Dec 2010: Please see the news about […]

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