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A Practical Introduction to APL 1 and APL 2A Practical Introduction to APL 1 and APL 2
by Graeme Donald Robertson - Robertson Pub , 2008
APL is a high-level, general-purpose, intuitive programming language which is designed to be easy on the programmer even if consequently hard on the computer - through power, not inefficiency. APL is essentially simple and easy to learn.

A Practical Introduction to APL 3 and 4A Practical Introduction to APL 3 and 4
by Graeme Donald Robertson - Robertson Pub , 2008
Table of Contents: Notation and Conventions; Objects and their Properties; Methods and Events; Dot Syntax; The Session Object; Control Structures; In-Process OLE Servers; OLE Clients; ActiveX Controls; C Function Access; Stand-Alone Applications; etc

F# ProgrammingF# Programming
- Wikibooks , 2016
The F# programming language is part of Microsoft's family of .NET languages. F# is valuable to programmers at any skill level; it combines many of the features of functional and object-oriented programming styles into a uniquely productive language.

Pointers and MemoryPointers and Memory
by Nick Parlante - Stanford University , 2000
This is a 31 page introduction to programming with pointers and memory in C, C++ and other languages. It explains how pointers and memory work and how to use them -- from the basic concepts through all the major programming techniques.

Introducing JuliaIntroducing Julia
by Dirk Hünniger, et al. - Wikibooks , 2015
Julia is a high-level, high-performance dynamic programming language for technical computing. Here's a collection of notes and introductory paragraphs that comprise a gentle introduction to the Julia programming language, in the form of a wikibook.

Etudes for ElixirEtudes for Elixir
by J. David Eisenberg - O'Reilly , 2015
In this book, you will find descriptions of programs that you can write in Elixir. The programs have been designed to provide practice material for a particular programming concept. These programs are not designed to be of considerable difficulty ...

The Rust Programming LanguageThe Rust Programming Language
- The Rust Project Developers , 2015
This book will teach you about the Rust Programming Language. Rust is a systems programming language focused on three goals: safety, speed, and concurrency. It is a useful language for a number of use cases other languages aren't good at ...

Programming in DProgramming in D
by Ali Çehreli , 2014
This book is for ruby programmers who are intrigued by swift and want to learn it. It's focused on swift, but in each chapter we'll frame our discussion of swift in terms of equivalent features in ruby and highlight and compare the behaviour of each.

Swift for Ruby DevelopersSwift for Ruby Developers
by Aidan Finn - aidanf.net , 2015
This book is for ruby programmers who are intrigued by swift and want to learn it. It's focused on swift, but in each chapter we'll frame our discussion of swift in terms of equivalent features in ruby and highlight and compare the behaviour of each.

Learn SwiftLearn Swift
by Aidan Finn , 2015
Swift is a language that gives you an easy entry-point into the Apple developer ecosystem. This tutorial walks you through the features of the language while allowing you to leverage your existing programming knowledge to get up-to-speed quickly.

J for C ProgrammersJ for C Programmers
by Henry Rich - Jsoftware , 2008
This book's goal is to explain rudimentary J using language familiar to a C programmer. J is a language of computation: it lets you describe what needs to be done without getting bogged down in details. J expressions deal with large blocks of data.

Fear of MacrosFear of Macros
by Greg Hendershott - GregHendershott.com , 2014
Racket is a modern programming language in the Lisp/Scheme family. I want to show how Racket macro features have evolved as solutions to problems. I'll give you the questions and problems first, so that you can better appreciate the solutions.

Lua ProgrammingLua Programming
- Wikibooks , 2014
The purpose of this book is to teach Lua programming to anyone regardless of previous programming experience. It can be used as an introduction to programming, or as an introduction to Lua, for people who have programmed before but not in Lua.

by Faraaz Damji, et al. - Wikibooks , 2013
QuickBasic and QBasic are popular programming languages for beginners. While its lack of power makes it unsuitable for many applications, it is an invaluable learning tool. This book will cover the usage of QBasic and most of it's functions.

Programming Languages at a GlanceProgramming Languages at a Glance
by Andreas Hohmann - Minimal Programming , 2003
This book tries to explain a number of programming languages, covering a wide range from currently popular ones such as Java, Perl, Python, and C# to less known languages. When describing the languages, I want to find out what they have in common.

Functional Programming in QiFunctional Programming in Qi
by Mark Tarver - Upfront Publishing , 2008
The book is both a comprehensive introduction to Qi and to functional programming. It covers foundational material and is suitable for an undergraduate introduction to functional programming. It also explores the theoretical foundations of Qi.

Programming in LuaProgramming in Lua
by Roberto Ierusalimschy , 2003
This book gives a solid base for any programmer who wants to use Lua. It covers all aspects of Lua -- from the basics to its API with C -- explaining how to make good use of its features and giving numerous code examples.

Dylan Programming: An Object-Oriented and Dynamic LanguageDylan Programming: An Object-Oriented and Dynamic Language
by Neil Feinberg, et al. - Addison-Wesley , 1996
Dylan is a new programming language, that is both object-oriented, like C++ and Java, and dynamic, like Smalltalk. This book will be useful to anyone learning dynamic, object-oriented programming, whether it be in Dylan, Java, Smalltalk, or Lisp.

AMPL: A Modeling Language for Mathematical ProgrammingAMPL: A Modeling Language for Mathematical Programming
by R. Fourer, D.M. Gay, B.W. Kernighan - Duxbury Press , 2002
AMPL is a language for large-scale optimization and mathematical programming problems in production, distribution, blending, scheduling, and many other applications. This book is a complete guide for modelers at all levels of experience.

BASIC ProgrammingBASIC Programming
- Wikibooks , 2012
BASIC was developed in 1963 at Dartmouth College, New Hampshire as a teaching language. The language taught here, BASIC, is easier to learn than others as its commands are similar to English and has a simple set of rules for entering them.

Mastering Dyalog APLMastering Dyalog APL
by Bernard Legrand - Dyalog Limited , 2009
This book is a complete guide to the use of Dyalog APL describing common coding techniques, and discussing a variety of interfaces, including file handling and COM/OLE. It provides a thorough introduction to developing Graphical User Interfaces.

The Icon Programming LanguageThe Icon Programming Language
by Ralph E. Griswold, Madge T. Griswold - Peer-to-Peer Communications , 1996
Icon is a general-purpose programming language available for free on many platforms. It has a rich set of types, together with an interesting goal-directed evaluation mechanism. The book is user-friendly, some prior programming experience necessary.

Programming Mac OS X with Cocoa for BeginnersProgramming Mac OS X with Cocoa for Beginners
- Wikibooks , 2011
This book aims to provide beginners with an introduction to programming Mac OS X with Cocoa, using Xcode, the free developer tools provided with the operating system. Some knowledge of another programming language, preferably C, is assumed.

Learn Regex The Hard WayLearn Regex The Hard Way
by Zed A. Shaw - LCodeTHW , 2011
When you're done with this book you will be able to read regex strings, understand what's going on with regex, learn when to use them, learn to write them, and learn how to write simple parsers to avoid abusing regex to process your strings.

COBOL: A self-instructional manualCOBOL: A self-instructional manual
by James A. Saxon - Prentice-Hall , 1963
The COBOL system was developed to produce an English-like programming language which can be used on many different types of data processing systems. This manual has been developed to teach the beginner the fundamentals of COBOL programming.

Microsoft Small Basic: An introduction to ProgrammingMicrosoft Small Basic: An introduction to Programming
by Vijaye Raji - Microsoft , 2009
Small Basic is a programming language that is designed to make programming extremely easy, approachable and fun for beginners. Small Basic's intention is to bring down the barrier and serve as a stepping stone to the world of computer programming.

A++: The Smallest Programming Language in the WorldA++: The Smallest Programming Language in the World
by Georg P. Loczewski - S. Toeche-Mittler Verlag , 2004
A++ is a minimal programming language that has been built on the Lambda Calculus with the purpose to serve as a learning instrument rather than as a programming language used to solve practical problems. It is the smallest programming language.

MPI: The Complete ReferenceMPI: The Complete Reference
by Marc Snir, at al. - The MIT Press , 1998
Since its release in summer 1994, the Message Passing Interface (MPI) specification has become a standard for message-passing libraries for parallel computations. There exist more than a dozen implementations on a variety of computing platforms.

Advanced Programming Language DesignAdvanced Programming Language Design
by Raphael Finkel - Addison Wesley , 1995
The book examines the principles of programming languages from both their common and language-specific elements. Each chapter is devoted to a particular programming language issue, illustrated with an example from one of the programming languages.

Beyond JavaBeyond Java
by Bruce Tate - O'Reilly Media, Inc. , 2005
Bruce Tate describes the characteristics of alternative languages, likely successors to Java. The book will teach you a few new languages and help you start building new skills, or you can use the introduced techniques to improve your work in Java.