Codeguru Update eNewsletter – November 3rd, 2009 Network
Tuesday November 3, 2009

This Week’s Topics

Comments from the Editor
Check out this week’s new articles on both
Codeguru and around Stay tuned to Codeguru’s main site over
the coming weeks. We are working on some changes to the site that will be
live before the year’s end.

Until next week…

Bradley L. Jones
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Recently Published Books

For those of you keeping up by reading
books. The following are just a few of the new books that have been
recently released. If you’ve read any of these, feel free to write a
review to be posted on CodeGuru. See the submission

Coders at Work

By Peter Seibel
for Apress
600 pages for $29.99

Succeeding with Agile:
Software Development Using Scrum

By Mike Cohn for Addisson-Wesley
pages for $49.99

Introduction to
Algorithms, Third Edition

By Cormen, Leiserson, Rivest, and Steinfor for MIT Press
pages for $87

New & Updated Articles on CodeGuru

Following are short descriptions of new
articles on CodeGuru. If you are interested in submitting your own article
for inclusion on the site, then you will find guidelines here.

Device Detection and Redirection Using ASP.NET/MVC

By matrixmesh
Discuss approaches to
determine if an HTTP request is coming from a mobile phone and then
redirecting the request to a page optimized for a mobile browser. Also it
shows how to retrieve mobile device capabilities information.

MODBUS Serial RTU + TCP/IP Simulator

By Conrad Braam
If you are unable to
find a free Modbus Slave simulator, here is one.


Apriorit Inc.
In this article we will consider the methods of hooking
keyboard data in the kernel mode. The described approaches can be used for
solving the tasks of keystroke analysis, blocking and also redefining some

“Microsoft’s Entire Marketing Campaign for Windows 7 is Predicated on a

By Bradley L.
“Microsoft’s Entire Marketing Campaign for Windows 7 is
Predicated on a Lie”

World’s First 100-core Chip; Powerful but not “Intel

By Bradley
L. Jones
World’s First 100-core Chip; Powerful but not “Intel Inside”

Discussion Groups

out the CodeGuru discussion forums

Forums include Visual C++, General C++,
Visual Basic, Java, General Technology, C#, ASP.NET, XML, Help Wanted, and
much, much, more!


virtual template methods (C++)

Duplicates (C++)

7 Issues. (Windows)

New Articles on

Introduction to Java Enterprise Portals and Portlet

By Vlad
With portlet development popularity rising steadily, find out
what you need to know to begin developing your own portlets.

Lengthy Operations with Android App Widgets

By Shane Conder
Create an Android App
Widget for the home screen which relies upon background processing by an
Android Service.

Top Five Touch
UI-Related Design Guidelines

By Mike Rozlog
As hardware that supports
new touch and multi-touch technologies becomes commonplace, developers
need to keep the new capabilities in mind when building applications.

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