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Now Available! Java™ How to Program, 9/e
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Java How to Program, 9/e pairs our live-code approach to OOP with state-of-the-art content on Java SE 6, Java SE 7, JDBC 4, web application development and web services!

  • Use as a Java SE 6 or Java SE 7 book. The Java SE 7 features are covered in optional modular sections that are easy to include or omit.
  • New Chapter 1 engages readers with intriguing facts and figures to get them excited about studying computers and programming. Includes a table of some of the research made possible by computers; current technology trends and hardware discussion; the data hierarchy; a table of mobile and Internet app platforms; a new section on social networking; an introduction to Android; updated exercises; and more.
  • Focus on real-world examples.
  • Enhanced "Making a Difference" exercises set.

Check out what our reviewers had to say:

"Updated to reflect the state of the art in Java technologies; its deep and crystal clear explanations make it indispensable. The social-consciousness [Making a Difference] exercises are something really new and refreshing." —José Antonio González Seco, Parliament of Andalusia

"Gives new programmers the benefit of the wisdom derived from many years of software development experience!"
—Edward F. Gehringer, North Carolina State University

"Introduces good design practices and methodologies right from the beginning. An excellent starting point for developing high-quality robust Java applications."—Simon Ritter, Oracle Corporation

"An easy-to-read conversational style. Clear code examples propel readers to become proficient in Java."—Patty Kraft, San Diego State University

"A great textbook with a myriad of examples from various application domains—excellent for a typical CS1 or CS2 course."—William E. Duncan, Louisiana State University

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Now Available! C++ How to Program, 8/e
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C++ How to Program, 8/e: A rich collection of examples emphasizes achieving program clarity through structured and object-oriented programming, software reuse, and component-oriented software construction.

  • Optional modular sections covering features of the impending new standard (C++0x). These are easy to include or omit. Popular compilers such as Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 and GNU C++ 4.5 already implement many of these features.
  • New Chapter 1 engages readers with intriguing facts and figures to get them excited about studying computers and programming. Includes a table of some of the research made possible by computers; current technology trends and hardware discussion; the data hierarchy; a new section on social networking; updated exercises; and more.
  • Basic concepts and terminology of object technology are introduced in Chapter 1. Students develop their first customized classes and objects in Chapter 3.  
  • Enhanced "Making a Difference" exercises set.
  • Companion Website with VideoNotes code tutorials.

Check out what our reviewers had to say:

"Finally, an accurate and complete C++ book that everybody can understand. It will help you achieve a solid knowledge of C++ and software engineering. A ‘must-have."—José Antonio González Seco, Parliament of Andalusia

"As an instructor, I appreciate the thorough discussion of the C++ language, especially the use of code examples and demonstration of best coding practices. For my consulting work I use the Deitel books as my primary reference."—Dean Mathias, Utah State University

"Will whet your appetite for the new C++ features being standardized."
—Ed Brey, Kohler Co.

"The Object-Oriented Programming: Inheritance chapter is well done. Excellent introduction to polymorphism."—David Topham, Ohlone College

"Just when you think you are focused on learning one topic, suddenly you discover you’ve learned more than you expected."
—Chad Willwerth, University of Washington, Tacoma

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Now Available! Visual Basic 2010 How to Program
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Visual Basic 2010 How to Program is a concise, engaging late objects introduction to Visual Basic 2010.
- Focuses on introductory Visual Basic courses.
- Rich coverage of fundamentals, including two chapters on control statements.
- Real-world business examples and exercises.
- New "Making a Difference" exercises.
- Integrated exception handling, Windows Forms GUI and debugging.
- Earlier simple treatments of files, databases and ASP.NET.
- The printed book contains the core content for intro courses. Several optional online chapters are included for second courses: WPF GUI and graphics, WPF, multimedia, XML, collections, Silverlight, web services and an OOD case study.

Check out what some of our reviewers had to say:

"Addressing various business applications, the authors discuss the programming topics needed to implement those applications and provide simple, short, complete examples. Chapter 2 emphasizes how quickly readers can design windows-based user interfaces."—Narges Kasiri, Oklahoma State University

"Excellent update to Deitel's Visual Basic How to Program that covers Visual Basic 2010. Provides a great, easy-to-read introduction to LINQ."
— Jose Antonio Gonzalez Seco, Parliament of Andalusia, Spain

"A well written, authoritative textbook for all those who want to learn Visual Basic programming from the ground up."—Dr. Hamid R. Nemati (UNC at Greensboro)

"Contains the information a non-programmer needs to become a master Visual Basic programmer. The text is well-written. Excellent code examples."—Jeffrey P. Scott, Blackhawk Tech. College
"This book teaches you everything you need to know to build great applications the right way."—Joe Stagner, Microsoft

Now Available! C# 2010 How to Program

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Visual C# 2010 How to Program, Fourth Edition is a concise, engaging early objects introduction to Visual C# 2010.
- Rich coverage of fundamentals, including two chapters on control statements.
- Focus on real-world examples.
- New "Making a Difference" exercises set.
- Early introduction to LINQ and collections.
- Files, databases and ASP.NET 4.
- Integrated exception handling.
- The printed book contains the core content for introductory course sequences. Several optional online chapters are included for advanced courses and professionals: WPF GUI, graphics and multimedia; XML; Silverlight; web services and an ATM OOD case study.

Check out what some of our reviewers had to say:

"Excellent introduction to the world of .NET for the beginning C# programming student, using the Deitels' live-code approach and real-world examples."—Bonnie Berent, Microsoft C# MVP

"Illustrates the best practices of C# programming."—Mingsheng Hong, Cornell University

"We use Visual C# How to Program as a textbook because of the excellent code examples, extensive exercises, easy-to-follow
hands-on instructions and rich contents."—Zijiang Yang, Western Michigan University

"I particularly liked the exercises on correcting errors in code."—Marcelo Guerra Hahn, Microsoft

"Takes you from zero to the highest levels of C# programming proficiency. The pedagogical approach, huge selection of exercises and wealth of online material guarantee this book an outstanding place among its peers. The best presentation on inheritance, interfaces and polymorphism I have seen in my 25+ years of experience as a trainer and consultant! [Control Statements: Part 1] is perfect! When I go back to teaching programming to students (which is my real passion), I know which book I will use in my courses! The presentation is superbly clear, and the exercises are amazing!"—Octavio Hernandez, Microsoft C# MVP, Advanced Bionics

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