View Packt Publishing’s Bestselling Windows Phone 7 XNA Cookbook and More, Now Available in PacktLib

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PacktLib, Packt Publishing’s online digital library, is a comprehensive resource that hosts almost 800 books on specific technologies and solutions. Written by IT professionals, Packt’s books are focused on adapting and customizing today’s systems, applications and frameworks. Therefore, the literature encapsulates the practical information that can be applied to work projects for readers to increase their skills and knowledge to remain competitive in a dynamic environment. Furthermore, with the inclusion of case studies, examples, tutorial style writing and screenshots, it will help readers to learn more effectively.

A recent addition to PacktLib is the Windows Phone 7 XNA Cookbook. This is a bestseller at and is recommended for those who want to develop games on the latest mobile operating system from Microsoft. The book will help readers to master the indispensable techniques to create games using XNA 4.0 as it offers solutions using a recipe based approach. Each recipe contains step-by-step instructions followed by an analysis of what was done in each task. As a result, subscribers will be able to create incredible games that are visually stunning and entertaining.

The Sencha Touch Mobile JavaScript Framework is now available in PacktLib. Since its initial launch, Sencha Touch has quickly become the gold standard for developing rich mobile web applications with HTML5. Sencha Touch is the world's first application framework built specifically to leverage HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript for the highest level of power, flexibility and optimization. With this book, readers will be able to learn how to develop web applications that look and feel native on Apple iOS and Google Android touchscreen devices. Moreover, there are plenty of well-explained sample code with the essential screenshots for readers to gain a deeper understanding of the framework.

The Mastering Microsoft Forefront UAG 2010 Customization book, from Packt’s Enterprise brand, can now be accessed in PacktLib. Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG) delivers comprehensive, secure remote access to corporate resources for employees, partners and vendors on both managed and unmanaged PCs and mobile devices. Written by some of the leading experts on UAG, the book covers the most complex and challenging options for customizing UAG in a way that is easy to follow. Readers should have a strong understanding of the regular functionality of UAG, as well as a solid background in web development (ASP, HTML, CSS and JavaScript) for this book to take them to the next level.

PacktLib can be accessed from any browser connected to the internet, meaning that subscribers can even view books on mobile devices on the move, such as the iPad. On the PacktLib platform, users can search across books in their subscription to find answers to their problems in addition to bookmarking pages for future reference, printing pages and downloading any code and attachments. Subscribe to the All Books Library today where users will have access to over 760 Packt books as well as being able to download an eBook of their choice for each month they are subscribed. Alternatively, readers can subscribe to topic specific mini libraries, such as the e-Learning library, to access books on the relevant subjects.

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