OpenSocial Network Programming is published by Wrox in April 2009. This book has 408 pages in English, ISBN-13 978-0470442227.
OpenSocial is a set of common application programming interfaces for Web-based social network applications. As the first book on OpenSocial, this valuable resource discusses the unique area of social networking and the needs and different attributes of social network applications. You?ll get step-by-step instructions for creating OpenSocial applications for multiple platforms and explore application development and deployment using integration technologies like the new Sun Zembly Platform. Plus, you?ll examine newer technologies like the Sun Platform that allows even non-programmers the ability to ?mash up? applications.
From the Back Cover
What you will learn from this book
- How to deploy on multiple containers (social networks)
- Ways to make money with social network applications
- Issues that surround both front-end and back-end needs
- How to develop applications for popular social networks such as MySpace, orkut®, Netlog, Yahoo!, and more
- Tips for creating applications that feature different social hooks
- Various emerging technologies such as OpenSocial templates, OpenSocial proxied content, and OpenSocial client libraries
Who this book is for
Wrox guides are crafted to make learning programming languages and technologies easier than you think. Written by programmers for programmers, they provide a structured, tutorial format that will guide you through all the techniques involved.