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  • view course page for C++ Building a String Library

    Adapt your C++ projects to provide the best resource management with custom string libraries.

    40m 12s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for C++ Smart Pointers

    C++ Smart Pointers with Bill Weinman

    Dive deeper into C++ with smart pointers: intelligent objects that ensure memory and other resources are allocated appropriately and efficiently.

    29m 10s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Design Patterns with Python

    Explore 15 essential design patterns that will help you solve common coding challenges in Python.

    1h 57m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for C++ Move Semantics

    C++ Move Semantics with Bill Weinman

    Dive deeper into C++ with move semantics, a technique for optimizing the transfer of data and reallocating memory without extra copy operations.

    32m 32s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Raspberry Pi

    Up and Running with Raspberry Pi with Mark Niemann-Ross

    Unlock a world of hardware programming possibilities with the Raspberry Pi. Learn how to buy, set up, and program your first Pi.

    1h 40m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Git and GitHub

    Learn to work with the most common Git commands, and use GitHub to clone, explore, and create templates from existing projects.

    1h 21m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Managing PHP Persistent Sessions

    Learn how to store persistent PHP session data in a SQL server and create an auto-login system that recognizes returning users.

    2h 41m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Understanding Microsoft Azure Core Functionalities

    Get an IT administrator's view of Microsoft's cloud offering, Microsoft Azure. Learn to manage an Azure account, configure options via portals or PowerShell scripting, and set up services successfully.

    2h 37m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Java Essential Training for Students

    Taking a college-level programming course? Maximize your learning with these Java tutorials.

    3h 6m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for iOS SDK and SQLite: Building Data-Driven Apps

    Learn how to create lightweight, data-driven apps for iOS with SQLite and the iOS SDK.

    3h 56m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Code Clinic: R

    Code Clinic: R with Mark Niemann-Ross

    Explore solutions to common R programming challenges, and then compare the results with other programming languages in the Code Clinic series.

    3h 24m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Code Clinic: JavaScript

    Code Clinic: JavaScript with Ray Villalobos

    Explore solutions to common JavaScript programming challenges, and then compare the results with other programming languages in the Code Clinic series.

    3h 38m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for NoSQL for SQL Professionals

    Learn how to choose a NoSQL database solution that's right for your organization, including options that work with Microsoft SQL Server and on the cloud.

    3h 26m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Test-Driven Development with Node.js

    Create scalable and rock-solid applications for desktop, web, and mobile devices using test-driven development processes and Node.js.

    33m 17s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with PHP SimpleXML

    Learn how to load, extract, and manipulate data from XML documents with the SimpleXML extension for PHP.

    2h 19m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for PHP with MySQL Beyond the Basics

    Shows how OOP techniques can streamline database queries, help manage sessions, and simplify user logins.

    10h 26m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for MVC Frameworks for Building PHP Web Applications

    Introduces the six most popular PHP frameworks—Zend, Symfony, CodeIgniter, CakePHP, Yii, and Laravel—and helps you make the right choice for your app development project.

    2h 39m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Developing for the MEAN Stack and MongoDB

    Learn how to develop web applications with the MEAN stack: MongoDB, ExpressJS, AngularJS, and Node.js.

    2h 57m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for PHP Date and Time Essential Training

    Learn to use the intricate and sometimes underused capabilities of PHP's date and time functions to create, format, calculate, and compare dates and times.

    3h 57m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for RSpec Testing Framework with Ruby

    Learn how to use RSpec, the Ruby testing framework that can help developers be more productive, write better code, and reduce bugs during development.

    6h 14m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Design Patterns in PHP

    Design Patterns in PHP with Keith Casey

    Write better PHP code by following these popular (and time-tested) design patterns.

    1h 9m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Further Topics in C Programming

    Take your C programming skills to the next level with these tips for writing more efficient, more functional code.

    1h 23m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for C# Essential Training

    C# Essential Training with David Gassner

    Learn C#, the object-oriented language from Microsoft that's used to program systems, desktop applications, and mobile apps. These C# tutorials cover the history, syntax, and important concepts of this powerful programming language.

    5h 2m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for C++ Essential Training

    C++ Essential Training with Bill Weinman

    Learn to program in C++ with these exhaustive C++ tutorials, covering everything from defining variables, functions, and custom classes to working with the C++ Standard Template Library.

    7h 49m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Code Clinic: PHP

    Code Clinic: PHP with David Powers

    Explore solutions to common PHP programming challenges, and then compare the results with other programming languages in the Code Clinic series.

    4h 44m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Code Clinic: C++

    Code Clinic: C++ with Bill Weinman

    Explore solutions to common C++ programming challenges, and compare the results with other programming languages, in the Code Clinic series.

    2h 4m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Code Clinic: Python

    Code Clinic: Python with Barron Stone

    Explore solutions to common Python programming challenges, and compare the results with other programming languages, in the Code Clinic series.

    2h 23m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Code Clinic: Ruby

    Code Clinic: Ruby with Kevin Skoglund

    Explore solutions to common Ruby programming challenges, and compare the results with other programming languages, in the Code Clinic series.

    5h 42m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Laravel 4 Essential Training

    Learn everything you need to know to build applications with Laravel. These Laravel tutorials cover the finer points of this standout PHP framework: routing and filtering requests, working with layout templates, and integrating databases.

    4h 0m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with the Standard PHP Library

    Learn how to use the iterators and data structures in the Standard PHP Library to traverse, filter, and sort data.

    3h 24m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Unit Testing with PHPUnit

    Unit Testing with PHPUnit with Kristian Secor

    Learn how to reinforce your test-driven development (TDD) process by unit testing code with PHPUnit.

    1h 14m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Symfony2 for PHP

    Build PHP applications the modern way with Symfony2, a popular PHP MVC framework.

    2h 4m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Effective Design of RESTful APIs

    Learn to plan and model your own APIs and understand the six REST constraints: the design rules that help guide your architecture.

    44m 11s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Python GUI Development with Tkinter

    Learn how to build a graphical user interface (GUI) for your Python applications with Tkinter.

    4h 55m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Laravel

    Start building PHP applications with Laravel, the PHP framework for designers.

    2h 28m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Accessing Databases with Object-Oriented PHP

    Learn how to access and manipulate databases using the object-oriented PHP extensions PDO and MySQLi.

    3h 47m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Creating Secure PHP Websites

    Creating Secure PHP Websites with Kevin Skoglund

    Learn how to meet the most important security challenges when developing websites with PHP.

    4h 16m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Java EE Essentials: Servlets and JavaServer Faces

    Get started creating basic servlets and Facelets and building simple data-management applications with Java EE.

    2h 11m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Neo4j

    Up and Running with Neo4j with Duane Nickull

    Learn how to navigate and manipulate data in Neo4J, the most popular graph database, and its query language Cypher.

    3h 12m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for AWK Essential Training

    AWK Essential Training with David D. Levine

    Learn how to manipulate and format data with AWK, a Mac and Linux command-line tool.

    2h 1m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Exporting Data to Files with PHP

    Learn how to export data from a database with PHP in a variety of formats, including: rich text, CSV, Excel, Word, OpenOffice spreadsheets and documents, and even XML.

    3h 42m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with CoffeeScript

    Learn about CoffeeScript, a language that compiles into JavaScript and allows you to write fast, efficient, and beautiful JavaScript code.

    1h 48m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Building Web Services with Java EE

    Explore the concepts, syntax, commands, and tools that allow you to communicate and share data between applications with Java EE web services.

    2h 25m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Uploading Files Securely with PHP

    Develop a PHP class that requires only a few lines of code to handle single- and multi-file uploads both flexibly and securely.

    2h 50m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Octave

    Learn how to perform advanced data analysis using Octave, the free, open-source alternative to MATLAB.

    2h 0m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Programming: Design Patterns

    Identifies seven object-oriented design patterns (including the singleton, observer, decorator, and factory patterns) that make your development process faster and easier.

    2h 19m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Building a Mobile App with Feathers and Starling

    Shows you how to use the Feathers and Starling user interface frameworks along with Stage3D to build out mobile applications with Adobe AIR.

    2h 0m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Node.js Essential Training

    Node.js Essential Training with Joseph LeBlanc

    Start creating entire JavaScript applications with Node.js.

    3h 17m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with CakePHP

    Speed up your development with CakePHP, a popular open-source framework for developing PHP-based web applications.

    1h 40m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for R Statistics Essential Training

    Use R to model statistical relationships using its graphs, calculations, tests, and other analysis tools.

    5h 59m
    Intermediate
     
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“I am really enjoying Java Essential Training. In the past, I looked at Java as some kind of hieroglyphic language. It is so enlightening to have the blinders removed, and see the individual parts explained and how they relate to each other.” —Daniel J.
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