BookRecommendations

BookRecommendations - 91.550 Multi-Touch Computing, Spring...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
91.550 Multi-Touch Computing, Spring 2011 Written by Amanda Courtemanche – Fall 2009 Book Recommendations In OS304, there is a reference library for the class. It contains the books listed below, plus a few others. C# Language If you are an experienced programmer with several languages under your belt, and you get tired or annoyed with the fluff inherent in traditional programming language textbooks, read C# 3.0 In a Nutshell, Joseph and Ben Albahari (O'Reilly). This book conveys a lot of information very quickly, clearly, and concisely. However, it does not delve into applied technologies such as WPF, GDI+, ADO.NET, etc. It stays within the core C# framework. If you prefer a full language textbook, read Pro C# 2008 and the .NET 3.5 Platform (Fourth Edition), Andrew Troelsen (Apress). This is a large textbook and it does contain a good amount of introductory material, but it is written well and is pleasant to read. It also does delve into applied technologies and .NET base class libraries.
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.
Ask a homework question - tutors are online