Building and Testing with Gradle
by Tim Berglund, Matthew McCullough
Publisher: O'Reilly Media 2011
Number of pages: 116
The book provides an excellent start and orientation for the Gradle technology, both using Gradle as a build tool and as a complete solution for automating the compilation, test, and release process of simple and enterprise-level applications.
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by The Unicode Consortium - Addison-Wesley Professional
Technical guide to the creation of software for worldwide use. The book includes detailed specifications for Unicode: structure, encoding forms, character properties, semantics, equivalence, combining characters, conversion, allocation, etc.
A guide for software source code quality. The guidelines apply to anyone who creates, modifies, or reads software source code. This document is a set of rules to follow during the implementation phase that will help produce a higher quality result.
by Agner Fog - agner.org
These manuals describe everything you need to know about optimizing code for x86 and x86-64 microprocessors, including optimization advices for C++ and assembly language, details about the microarchitecture and instruction timings of processors.
by 37signals - LL
The book covers the design, programming, marketing and business principles of 37signals. It's a book of ideas, not a design tutorial or technical book. Simple insights, unconventional approaches to software design, and contrarian points of view.