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Beginning XNA 3.0 Game programming From Novice to Professional

Advantages: Depth of coverage, 3D and skeleton animation included.
Disadvantages: Writing style a little dour and dense

The title 'Beginning XNA 3.0 Game programming From Novice to Professional' seems a little incongruous. Beginner and Pro in the same title? It opens with target audiences, genres and the different roles in a game team. It also discusses game planning incl ...

ilaskey 25.03.2010 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Beginning XNA 3.0 Game Programming - Jose Antonio Leal De Farias

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iMacs are sleak, smooth and ssssilk

Advantages: Easy to find things, tables of info at the back
Disadvantages: No CD

It's another great book for the "...Dummies" series. This book really knows what its talking about and has really provided excellent information for me to get to know my Mac much better. When I first got my iMac, the whole operation was totally differen ...

sasr007 21.07.2000 ∑ Read full review
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Review of The Imac for Dummies - David Pogue

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I'm so Ex-Sited!

Advantages: comprehensive, user-friendly
Disadvantages: takes more than 24 hours

As some of you may know, Iím the owner of a language school in Bulgaria. For some time now Iíve been meaning to get a company website set up, and have been looking at various possibilities ranging from getting a professional web design company to do every ...

Tricksty 30.06.2007 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Sams Teach Yourself HTML and CSS in 24 Hours - Dick Oliver

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The "must have" book for serious Notes developers

Advantages: Well written and indexed reference to LotusScript and Java
Disadvantages: None

...This book is aimed at people who have been developing in LotusScript or Java within Lotus Notes - this book may not be for you if you are new to these programming environments. The book does not go into detail on good development techniques within Lot ...

tomrhodes 18.08.2000 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Lotus Notes & Domino - Tim Bankes

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Worth a good look

Advantages: Lots of concise info about LotusScript and Java use within Notes/Domino
Disadvantages: thats all there is

...can in no way be classed as a learning tool for anyone trying to get into the world of Lotus Notes development. Itís one of those books that will sit on your desk for weeks, gather a little dust until your mind says ďIím sure there must be a ...

AdamCristos 07.08.2001 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Lotus Notes & Domino - Tim Bankes

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