News Archive

Naomi Ceder has been hard at work and has added five chapters to The Quick Python Book, Third Edition MEAP. These chapters cover control flow, functions, modules and scoping rules, Python programs, and using the filesystem.
Andrew Lock has added two new chapters to the ASP.NET Core in Action MEAP. Chapter 3 will cover handling requests with the Middleware pipeline and Chapter 4 will teach you all about creating web pages with MVC Controllers.
Elyse Kolker Gordon has added two new chapters to the Isomorphic Development with JavaScript MEAP. Chapter 4 covers applying React and Chapter 6 will teach you about Redux.
Ana has added a brand new unit to the Learn Programming with Python MEAP. Unit 6 will cover two new data types in Python: lists and dictionaries. The capstone goes on to write a program that assigns a similarity score to two documents.
Nader Dabit has added a new chapter to the React Native in Action MEAP. Chapter 10 will cover Android specific APIs and components, discuss their props and methods, and create examples that will mimic functionality and logic that will get you up to speed quickly.
The authors have been hard at work and have added a new chapter to the Securing DevOps MEAP. In Chapter 8 we'll look at the analysis layer, and dive into techniques and code samples to detect fraud and attacks on our services.
David Clinton has added 4 new chapters to the Learn Amazon Web Services in a Month of Lunches MEAP. You'll learn about keeping ahead of the user demand, working with AWS networking tools, load balancing, and auto scaling.
Dean Alan Hume has added a new chapter to the Progressive Web Apps MEAP. Chapter 4 dives deeper into the fetch event and covers more about the many use cases that it offers.
JD Isaacks has added a new unit to the Learn JavaScript Next MEAP. Unit 4 will teach you all about modules, how to create them, and how to use them. In the capstone we are going to build a hangman game.
Keith Grant has added a new chapter to the CSS in Depth MEAP. In Chapter 7 you'll learn how to create a dropdown menu and a modal dialog box.
Andrew Trask has added a new chapter to the Grokking Deep Learning MEAP. Chapter 5 will answer the questions you may have regarding why you should learn deep learning and how to get started with it.
Francois Chollet has added a new chapter to the Deep Learning with Python MEAP. Chapter 4 will formalize some of the intuition you are starting to form into a solid conceptual framework for attacking and solving deep learning problems.
John Carnell has added a new chapter to the Spring Microservices in Action MEAP. Chapter 8 is about how to design and implement your Spring-based microservices to communicate with other microservice using asynchronous messages.
Mark Tielens Thomas has added a new chapter to the React in Action MEAP. In Chapter 7 you'll learn some of the basic principles of testing web applications, set up tests and a test runner, work with Jest and Enzyme, and learn how to use and understand test coverage tools.
Marko Luksa has added three brand new chapters to the Kubernetes in Action MEAP. Chapters 9-11 will cover running clustered stateful apps with StatefulSets, understanding Kubernetes internals, and accessing cluster metadata from your app.
Ivan Čukić has added a brand new chapter to the Functional Programming in C++ MEAP. Chapter 5 will teach you all about avoiding mutable state.
Jeremy Wilken has added a chapter to the Angular in Action MEAP. You'll learn all about services and the role they play within Angular.
Jim Bennett has added a new chapter to the Xamarin in Action MEAP. Chapter 8 will take you on a journey to better understand view models.
Mike and Nick Branstein have added a brand new Chapter to the NativeScript in Action MEAP. Chapter 9 will teach you about the core module APIs you can use to interact with the most common native hardware components of mobile devices.
David Clinton has made some exciting updates to the Learn Amazon Web Services in a Month of Lunches MEAP. The three new chapters will cover resource tagging, budgets, and AWS CLI.
The authors of Hello Scratch! have released chapters 12 and 13 which will teach you how to design a simple platformer and then how to use X and Y coordinates to build it.
Craig Grummitt has added two new chapters to the iOS Development with Swift MEAP. These chapters will extend your bookcase app and take you on a lightning tour of several different options for persisting data locally on the device.
Richard Feldman has released Chapter 5 of Elm in Action which expands Photo Groove to include a filtering feature. You'll also learn learn two different ways to incorporate JavaScript code into an Elm application.
Author Ana Bell has added a new unit to the Learn Programming with Python MEAP. Unit 5 covers organizing code into functions and includes a capstone project where you build a simple address book.
Isaac Abraham has added a new unit to the Learn F# MEAP. Unit 8 will teach you about creating and consuming web-based resources. The capstone project will apply this knowledge to the bank account solution you have been working on.
Learn about Fast Neural Networks... a no brainer! from Ricardo Terrell of Functional Concurrency in .NET at Lambda Days 2017, Feb 9-10, Cracow, Poland.
Reactive Machine Learning Systems On and Beyond the JVM by Jeff Smith of Reactive Machine Learning Systems at Devoxx Belgium 2016, Nov 9, Antwerp, Belgium.
Learn about Data science for executives and managers from Nina Zumel of Practical Data Science with R at ODSC West 2016, Nov 4-6, Santa Clara, CA.
Nina Zumel of Practical Data Science with R speaks about Improving Prediction using Nested Models and Simulated Out-of-Sample Data at the Women who Code Silicon Valley meetup, Oct 27, 2016, Sunnyvale, CA
Learn about Characterizing Intelligence with Elixir from Jeff Smith of Reactive Machine Learning Systems at EMPEX Halloween Lightning Talks, Oct 27, 2016, New York City
Stop Thinking in Pixels by Keith J. Grant of CSS in Depth at CSSConf, Sept 26, Boston, MA.
Making Impossible States Impossible by Richard Feldman of Elm in Action, elm-conf, Sept 15th, St.Louis, MO.
It Shouldn’t Come with the Job: The Culture of Alcohol in Design and Technology by Victor Yocco of Design for the Mind, Big Design Conference 2016, Sept 9, 2016, Addison, TX
Learn about High availability with Elixir and Erlang from Saša Jurić of Elixir in Action at Full Stack Fest, Sept 5-9, 2016, Barcelona, Spain.
Dipping Your Toes Into Cloud Native Application Development by Matt Farina of Go in Practice, CloudDevelop 2016, Aug 26th, Columbus, OH.
6 Minute Mobile Apps with NativeScript: A Race Against Time by Mike Branstein at Music City Code 2016, August 18-20, 2016 in Nashville, TN.
The Golang UK Conference is back in London for a second year. Running from August 17th to 19th, the conference features workshops and talks from some of the world's leading Go developers. Tickets are available at Golang UK Conference.
Learn about UK OpenStack Success Stories from Cody Bumgardner (UK) @codybum at OpenStack Birthday Event, July 28, 2016 in Lexington, KY.
Thursday, June 16th learn about Monitoring Reactive Applications from @ironfish Duncan DeVore at Scala Days Berlin, June 15-17, 2016 in Berlin, Germany.
Beyond the Buzzword: A Reactive Web Application in Practice is a talk/live-coding session by @elmanu Manuel Bernhardt on June 15-17, 2016 at Scala Days Berlin, Berlin, Germany.
Learn about Serverless: the future of software architecture from Peter Sbarski @sbarski at FullStack 2016, July 13-15, 2016 in London, UK.
Meet Tamir Dresher of Reactive Extensions in .NET at NDC Oslo, June 8-10 in Oslo, Norway.
Meet Peter Sbarski of Serverless Architectures on AWS at ServerlessConf, May 26-27, 2016 in New York City.
Meet Avi Pfeffer of Practical Probabilistic Programming at MLconf Seattle, May 20th, 2016 in Seattle, WA.
Meet Jeremy Wagner of Web Optimization in Action at Open Source North, June 9th, 2016 in Bloomington, MN.
Meet Saša Jurić of Elixir in Action at ElixirConf Europe, May 10-12, 2016 in Berlin, Germany.
Meet Ivan Morgillo and Sasa Sekulic of Grokking Rx at droidcon, April 28-29, 2016 Zagreb, Croatia. Ivan will be discussing Android Reactive Programming with RxJava and Sasa will be discussing Recipes in RxJava for Andoid.
Meet Manuel Bernhardt of Reactive Web Applications at Jfokus - Developers Conference, February 8-10, 2016 in Stockholm, Sweden.
Meet Christopher Mitchell of Using the TI-84 Plus, Second Edition and Programming the TI-83 Plus/TI-84 Plus at 2016 T³™ International Conference, February 26-28, 2016 in Orlando, FL.
Meet Louis Atencio of Functional Programming in JavaScript at UX/DEVSUMMIT, February 4-6, 2016 in Ft. Lauderdale, FL and at SunshinePHP Conference, February 4-6, 2016 in Miami, FL.
Meet Tamir Dresher of Reactive Extensions in Action at ConFoo 2016, February 24-26, 2016.
Meet Tamir Dresher of Reactive Extensions in Action at Codemotion Milan 2015, November 20-21, 2015 and at SW Architecture 2015, November 30, 2015.
A book signing with John Mount & Nina Zumel Practical Data Science with R at ODSC West Conference, November 14-15, 2015 in San Francisco, CA
Meet Trey Grainger of Solr in Action at Lucene/Solr Revolution 2015, October 13-16 in Austin, Texas.
Manning’s response to Big Data authors
Integrate 2015 will be held September 28-30, 2015 in Santa Clara, CA. Author Kirsten Hunter of Irresistible APIs will be there!
Attention NERDs! Meet Rick Umali of Learn Git in a Month of Lunches at NERD Summit 2015, September 11-13, 2015 in Amherst, MA.
Roger Ignazio of Mesos in Action will be at MesosCon, August 20-21, 2015 in Seattle, WA.
October 25-29, 2015 Meet Benjamin Muschko of Gradle in Action at JavaOne 2015 in San Francisco, CA.
Meet Benjamin Muschko of Gradle in Action, Guillaume Laforge, Paul King, and Cédric Champeau of Groovy in Action, Second Edition Peter Ledbrook of Grails in Action, Second Edition, Ken Kousen of Making Java Groovy, Petar Tahchiev of JUnit in Action, Second Edition, and Mark Fisher of Spring Integration in Action at SpringOne 2GX 2015, September 14-17, 2015 in Washington, D.C.
Meet Benjamin Muschko of Gradle in Action at Gradle Summit, June 11-12, 2015 in Santa Clara, CA.
Storm Applied author Sean Allen will be at NYC Storm Meetup, June 7, 2015 in New York City.
Meet Doug Turnbull of Relevant Search at Lucene Solr London User Group Meetup, June 4, 2015 in London, UK.
Meet Andrew Psaltis of Streaming Data at Berlin Buzzwords, May 31 - June 3, 2015 in Berlin, Germany.
Meet Petar Zečević of Spark in Action at Strata + Hadoop World, May 5-7, 2015 in London, UK.