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New article for Cprogramming.com on getting started with Android development! http://www.cprogramming.com/android/android_getting_started.html
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Interested in creating cross-platform mobile apps? Check out this company's story: http://www.cprogramming.com/appup7.html
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hello i need some help in c++ this is my email plese send me an email to contact with you khadooj19@gmail.com
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My new ebook, Jumping into C++, is now available. Jumping into C++ is a step-by-step guide to C++, designed for beginners but going deep enough into C++ to really make sure you understand the language, with quizzes, practice problems, and lots of examples.

PS thanks to everyone who voted in the cover poll!

Learn more about Jumping into C++ (and find out which cover won the poll) here: http://bit.ly/yez3Ar
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@ Alex Allain
your book jumping into c++ is very costly in indian market and even not available everywhere .
please see that  if there can be any kind of reduction in price .
or if you can provide kind of discounts :-)
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You might have noticed fewer posts on Cprogramming.com lately--that's because I've been working feverishly to finish my ebook, Jumping into C++. Now, the book is done, and I need your input! Vote in this poll to help me pick a winning design for the cover: http://bit.ly/zoRUVg
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Hi Alex,

I am Anirban from India .I need understanding the concepts of threading ,mutex and Race condition .Can you please help /guide me for understanding those concepts ..
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Just learned from C++ Concurrency in Action that C++11 finally fixes the static initializer race condition. Nice benefit of having a language define a multithreading aware memory model! (So far C++ Concurrency in Action is darn good, by the way: http://bit.ly/AhAISO)
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Hi Alex Allain! nice to meet you.I'm live in Vietnam. I  love IT  and  like to your book so much. but i dont have much money.I'm sorry, but Do you have free book?
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It's back to school season, and I'm sure lots of you are thinking about taking a C++ class this year. My ebook, Jumping into C++, should make a great companion book for any class you take--learn more about it at http://bit.ly/SYILeM

PS Even if you haven't started school yet, you can get a jump on it now :) 
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mr Alex I have a problem with a program  our prof gave a take home mid term , but Ididn't know how to solve it



this is the prob ::::::::::::::::
Problem: Write a C++ program that read a KSU student ID and display his admission year (when the student entered the KSU). For example: if the student ID 201206681, the student admission year is 2012 H. Make a looping so that the program will do similar task (read again student ID and display the admission year) until the user decides to exit. Assumption: the KSU student ID always in 9 digits, with the first digit is 4, for example 2XXXXXXXX (without space).
Hits: Make your own code with your programming style (you can use function or not, up to you). Your output program can be similar to figure 1 (you can modify whatever you one). Do some mathematic operations (such as: addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, rounding, etc.. ) to determine the admission year from the KSU ID.

idid the program but I cuoldn't do the loops

if you can help me , please
give your help

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Facebook open sources their C++ library, Folly. Some really good documentation explaining the advantages of some design decisions. Check out their fbvector doc: https://github.com/facebook/folly/blob/master/folly/docs/FBVector.md
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Hi I want help in c++
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My new ebook, Jumping into C++, is now available. Jumping into C++ is a step-by-step guide to C++, designed for beginners but going deep enough into C++ to really make sure you understand the language, with quizzes, practice problems, and lots of examples.

PS thanks to everyone who voted in the cover poll!

Learn more about Jumping into C++ (and find out which cover won the poll) here: http://bit.ly/yez3Ar
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Old but good article by Eric Sink on tradeoffs of source control storage techniques: http://www.ericsink.com/entries/time_space_tradeoffs.html
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Your C & C++ material was very helpful for me,If java material is available then kindly tell me that,s link,bundle of thanks Allex
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Visual C++ team just put out a C++11 conformance survey asking what the community wants to see in C++11. Tell them what you'd like in MSVC11 - http://bit.ly/Annkuk
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We told them over and over again. Still lagging behind gcc/clang and maybe others. only feature still lagging in gcc is regex, which surprisingly is well supported in VS12.
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