Logo

Learn to Program by Chris Pine

Large book cover: Learn to Program

Learn to Program
by

Publisher: Pragmatic Bookshelf
ISBN/ASIN: 0976694042
ISBN-13: 9780976694045
Number of pages: 176

Description:
Chris Pine takes a thorough, but light-hearted approach that teaches you how to program in Ruby with a minimum of fuss or bother. Starting with small, simple one-line programs to calculate your age in seconds, you'll see how to have your webpage send you email, to shuffle your music more intelligently, to rename your photos from your digital camera, and more. You'll learn the same technology used to drive modern dynamic websites and large, professional applications.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Read online
(online html)

Similar books

Book cover: Computer Science: Abstraction to ImplementationComputer Science: Abstraction to Implementation
by - Harvey Mudd College
This book is intended for a second course in computer science, one emphasizing principles wherever it seems possible. It is not limited to programming, it attempts to use various programming models to explicate principles of computational systems.
(16364 views)
Book cover: Windows ProgrammingWindows Programming
- Wikibooks
This book aims to be a comprehensive source for any developer who is interested in programming for the Windows platform. The reader is assumed to have a previous knowledge of the programming languages involved: C, C++, and Visual Basic.
(11896 views)
Book cover: Concepts, Techniques, and Models of Computer ProgrammingConcepts, Techniques, and Models of Computer Programming
by - The MIT Press
Covered topics: concurrency, state, distributed programming, constraint programming, formal semantics, declarative concurrency, message-passing concurrency, forms of data abstraction, building GUIs, transparency approach to distributed programming.
(16349 views)
Book cover: Zen Style ProgrammingZen Style Programming
by - Lulu Press
This book introduces the concept of functional programming, describes a language that fulfills all the requirements, and shows how to solve simple problems in it. The book shows how to apply these techniques to some problems of varying complexity.
(9635 views)