A list of book releases compiled by Dr. Dobb’s to keep you up-to-date on software development tools and techniques.
Glitch: The Hidden Impact of Faulty Software
By Jeff Papows
In this book, Jeff Papows outlines the three converging forces that are leading to the proliferation of software glitches. He explains why and how these glitches are affecting businesses, government agencies, and consumers and provides recommendations as to what we can do about them. Papows also introduces proven governance techniques that can help you systematically find and fix weaknesses in the way you build, buy, and manage software.
iPad Programming: A Quick-Start Guide for iPhone Developers
By Daniel H Steinberg and Eric T Freeman
This quick-start guide introduces you to a combination of the familiar iPhone APIs along with the new APIs and additional templates designed specifically for creating iPad applications. The iPad has a display that’s more than seven times as big as the iPhone. The metaphors are different; the application design is different. Users will be able to interact with your iPad app in new ways. This book will show you how to take advantage or the additional real estate and functionality.
By Christian Johansen