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Learning HTML5 Game Programming: A Hands-on Guide &hellip by James L. Williams
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Disclosure: I have written this review having received a complimentary copy of the book from the publisher.
This title is a timely introduction to an area of growing significance. HTML5 starts to resolve issues of application development both on the web and on devices. By implementing interfaces in HTML and Javascript, a wide compatability layer is leveraged. So what could be more cutting edge in this area than game development in HTML5 ? Games are a challenging application of the technology, so this is a great and fun way to learn more.
This may interest both game developers looking for new opportunities, as well as web developers expanding their HTML5 knowlege.

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Windows Phone 7 for IPhone Developers (Developer's&hellip by Kevin Hoffman
4.0 out of 5 stars Does what is says..., 19 Dec 2011
Disclosure: I received a free copy from the publisher for this review.
In summary, this book does what the title suggests, and is a great starting point for any iOS developers looking to expand their knowledge to other mobile platforms. I know that Windows Phone 7 is not very popular yet, but who knows how that will change ? Personally I rate the platform above other iOS competitors. So for anyone in that position, here is an easier way to get up to speed with the Microsoft approach to mobile development. For any experienced Windows desktop developers, it should be a walk in the park. But if like myself you have no prior Microsoft developer experience, this title fits the need well by… Read more

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