Building Better Applications: A Theory of Efficient Software Development

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Introduces a programming theory called the Linguistic Method and shows how to employ it across all platforms and types of applications. The author provides solutions to some of the worst programming bottlenecks, and discusses increasing speed, differential techniques programs to reduce redundancy, simple interpreted languages, user interface design, and object-oriented programming. Many examples and real-world case studies are provided, including a before-and-after makeover of a CIM simulation. A disk is included containing all of the sample programs in C. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780442017408
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/15/1994
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 7.42 (w) x 9.17 (h) x 0.64 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1 Speed 1
2 Redundancy 22
3 Language 46
4 Data 72
5 Method 105
Appendix A. Graphical Utilities 111
Appendix B. CIM Simulation - Original 122
Appendix C. CIM Simulation - Redesign 137
Appendix D. Two-Phase DIFEX 141
Bibliography 151
Index 155
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