Posts Tagged ‘C’

Wrox on the Road – Wrox authors coming to a conference near you

As usual, when there’s a big list of conference announcements, there’s a big list of Wrox authors speaking at them. We’re lucky to get to work with such busy and active authors, here are a few of the highlights on the speaking schedule in 2010: SharePoint Saturday NYC: July 31, NYC: Paul Galvin, Chris Geier, […]

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7 Refactoring Methods in Visual Studio 2010

7 Refactoring Methods in Visual Studio 2010 The following sections describe each of the Visual Studio 2010 refactoring options and provide examples of how to use built-in support for both C# and CodeRush Xpress for VB. Extract Method One of the best ways to start refactoring a long method is to break it up into […]

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Creating a Simple Web-Based Calculator with ASP.NET 4

Creating a Simple Web-Based Calculator with ASP.NET 4 In this exercise you create a simple calculator that is able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide values. It shows you how to use some of the logical and assignment operators and demonstrates the If and Select Case / switch constructs. 1. Start by creating a new […]

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Visual Studio 2010 User Group Offer.

In celebration of the release of Visual Studio 2010, we are thrilled to offer user group members 40% off of the following Visual Studio books, including available DRM-free ebooks. Title ISBN List Price Your Price Professional ASP.NET 4 in C# and VB 9780470502204 $59.99 $35.99 Professional ASP.NET 4 in C# and VB (ebook) 9780470645765 $59.99 $35.99 […]

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C# 4, ASP.NET 4, WPF 4, and VB 2010 Sample Preview Chapters

Visual Studio 2010 and .NET 4 are coming soon and the Wrox editors and authors have been busy working on a big wave of books for this important new release. Many of the books are available now (with more on the way) and we’ve got some sample chapters ready for you to preview. Professional C# […]

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Wrox PDF Ebooks DRM-free

  I’ve mentioned a couple of times in response to questions on the p2p.wrox.com forums and twitter that 2010 would be a big year for ebook changes for Wrox. Today I’m happy to announce the first of those: selling Wrox PDF ebooks DRM-free from Wrox.com (and Wrox’s parent Wiley.com). [Updated Feb 4: Here’s our announcement […]

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Free C# Legacy Chapters

Last week when I posted the free preview samples from several Visual Studio and .NET 4 books I talked about several C# chapters that we’ll be providing free. These are chapters from Professional C# that we decided were "legacy" in this version. These chapters cover topics that no longer have enough new going on with […]

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Ebookpie.com launches with Wrox Chapters and ebooks

Ebookpie.com launched today and as part of their announcement, they mention both Wrox ebooks and chapters. We’re happy to add ebookpie.com to the growing list of retail partners who sell our ebooks. And I’m especially happy to have them selling our ebooks by the chapter. They’ve picked up Wrox’s "Chapters on Demand" idea as part […]

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C#, Visual Basic, C++/CLI, and F#

Chapter 53: C#, Visual Basic, C++/CLI, and F# What’s In This Chapter? Namespaces Defining types Methods Arrays Control statements Loops Exception handling Inheritance Resource management Delegates Events Generics LINQ queries C++/CLI mixing native and managed code C# is the programming language designed for .NET. More than 50 languages exist for writing .NET applications—for example, Eiffel, […]

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What Are Enterprise Architecture and Enterprise Development?

What Is Enterprise Architecture? Enterprise architecture is typically used to describe an agency-wide or organization-wide framework for portraying and incorporating the business processes, information flows, systems, applications, data, and infrastructure to effectively and efficiently support the organization’s needs. At the heart of this definition lies a very broad context aimed at including many different portions […]

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