Packt+ FAQs

By | 2021-09-17T10:24:12+00:00 September 17th, 2021|Uncategorized|

1. What is Packt+? Packt+ is an enriched and improved version of the existing subscription. It is going to be more than just a library and will go over and beyond the services and products currently offered. 2. What problem is Packt+ looking to solve? By its nature, the technology [...]

Testing Android Applications

By | 2021-08-31T13:23:29+00:00 August 31st, 2021|Uncategorized|

Testing is an important part of software development. Whether you’re making a small app to learn new skills or building a multiplatform app that will have millions of readers, making sure that it is tested robustly will ensure that your app has the highest possible quality at all points [...]

Getting started with Microsoft .NET MAUI

By | 2021-09-14T06:36:26+00:00 August 27th, 2021|Uncategorized|

.NET Multi-platform App UI (.NET MAUI) is an evolution of the Xamarin.Forms toolkit. With developer productivity in mind, MAUI simplifies the project structure into a single project to target multiple platforms (Android, iOS, macOS, and Windows). In this article, we’ll explore MAUI and learn [...]

New Packt Courses for June 2021

By | 2021-06-14T10:19:32+00:00 June 14th, 2021|New Packt Titles|

We've added some great titles to our library this month, including some updated versions of our most popular titles. Take a look below and explore our latest releases. Data If you are looking to build deep learning model architectures and perform parameter tuning automatically using AutoKeras, then Automated Machine [...]

New Packt Courses for May 2021

By | 2021-05-24T07:52:32+00:00 May 21st, 2021|New Packt Titles|

Take a look at our latest releases for this month. Data Data analysis has become an essential skill in a variety of domains where knowing how to work with data and extract insights can generate significant value.Hands-On Data Analysis with Pandas Hands-On Data Analysis with Pandas will show you [...]

Deno: A Runtime Ready for the Prime Time?

By | 2021-05-06T10:08:28+00:00 April 30th, 2021|Long Read|

In this long read we take a look at Deno, a simple, modern, and secure runtime for JavaScript and TypeScript applications built with the Chromium V8 JavaScript engine and Rust, created to avoid several pain points and regrets with Node.js. This long read is sampled from Alexandre Portela dos [...]

Upgrading Existing .NET Apps to .NET 5

By | 2021-05-06T10:07:16+00:00 April 30th, 2021|Long Read|

In this long read we explore the prospect of upgrading your existing .NET apps to the latest version. We outline the different migration approaches to consider, then discuss some of the key factors relevant to 'lift and shift' (architecture-preserving) migrations. This long read is sampled from Hammad Arif's and [...]

Mastering SAS Programming for Data Warehousing: SAS in a DW

By | 2021-05-06T10:05:45+00:00 April 30th, 2021|Long Read|

In this long read we explore how SAS can be used for various functions in the development and maintenance of data warehouses, thanks to its reputation of being able to handle 'big data'. This long read is sampled from Monika Wahi's book Mastering SAS Programming for Data Warehousing. SAS in [...]