97 Things Every Software Architect Should Know
by Richard Monson-Haefel
Publisher: O'Reilly 2010
Number of pages: 222
These articles are the original, unedited contributions for the book 97 Things Every Software Architect Should Know. Today's leading software architects present valuable principles on key development issues that go way beyond technology.
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by Microsoft Corporation - Microsoft Press
Discover how to create accessible software by planning for accessibility from the beginning of the development cycle. Familiarize yourself with the basics of accessibility, including color contrast, font size, the images, and systemwide settings.
by Jasmin Blanchette - Trolltech
API is the set of symbols that are available to the users to write their applications. This manual presents the key insights into API design that were discovered through many years of software development on the Qt application development framework.
by Allen Downey - Green Tea Press
A concise introduction to software design using Python. Intended for people with no programming experience, this book starts with the most basic concepts and gradually adds new material. The goal is to teach you to think like a computer scientist.
by Derick Bailey - LosTechies.com
S.O.L.I.D. is a collection of best-practice design principles which can be applied to your design, allowing you to accomplish various desirable goals such as loose-coupling, higher maintainability, intuitive location of interesting code, etc.