Beginning Android Tablet Application Development

By Wei-Meng Lee

A full-color, fast moving advent to constructing capsule purposes utilizing Android the recent unlock of Android three brings the complete strength of Android to pill computing and this hands-on consultant bargains an creation to constructing pill purposes utilizing this new Android liberate. Veteran writer Wei-Meng Lee explains how Android three is particularly optimized for capsule computing and he info Android's tablet-specific capabilities. starting with the fundamentals, this e-book strikes at a gentle speed to supply every little thing you must recognize to start effectively constructing your personal Android capsule purposes. * Serves as a full-color, hands-on creation to constructing pill functions with the recent Android three * deals a invaluable assessment of Android three programming for capsules* information the elements of Android capsule purposes* Highlights how you can construct the Android consumer interface for capsules, create location-based companies, post Android functions, use Eclipse for Android improvement, and hire the Android emulator starting Android capsule program improvement is a perfect start line for purchasing all started with utilizing Android three to boost capsule purposes.

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Paradigms of Artificial Intelligence Programming: Case Studies in Common Lisp

By Peter Norvig

Paradigms of AI Programming is the 1st textual content to coach complicated universal Lisp suggestions within the context of establishing significant AI structures. by way of reconstructing actual, complicated AI courses utilizing cutting-edge universal Lisp, the e-book teaches scholars and execs find out how to construct and debug strong sensible courses, whereas demonstrating greater programming type and demanding AI innovations. the writer strongly emphasizes the sensible functionality matters inquisitive about writing genuine operating courses of vital measurement. Chapters on troubleshooting and potency are integrated, besides a dialogue of the basics of object-oriented programming and an outline of the most CLOS features. This quantity is a wonderful textual content for a path on AI programming, an invaluable complement for basic AI classes and an necessary reference for the pro programmer.

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Machine Learning in Action

By Peter Harrington


Machine studying in Action is exclusive booklet that blends the foundational theories of laptop studying with the sensible realities of establishing instruments for daily facts research. you are going to use the versatile Python programming language to construct courses that enforce algorithms for information class, forecasting, innovations, and higher-level good points like summarization and simplification.

About the Book

A computer is related to benefit while its functionality improves with event. studying calls for algorithms and courses that catch facts and ferret out the fascinating or valuable styles. as soon as the really expert area of analysts and mathematicians, computing device studying is changing into a ability wanted by means of many.

Machine studying in Action is a in actual fact written instructional for builders. It avoids educational language and takes you directly to the strategies you will use on your day by day paintings. Many (Python) examples current the center algorithms of statistical information processing, information research, and information visualization in code you could reuse. you are going to comprehend the recommendations and the way they slot in with tactical projects like category, forecasting, options, and higher-level positive factors like summarization and simplification.

Readers want no past adventure with computer studying or statistical processing. Familiarity with Python is helpful.

buy of the print booklet comes with a proposal of a loose PDF, ePub, and Kindle publication from Manning. additionally on hand is all code from the e-book.

What's Inside

  • A no-nonsense introduction
  • Examples exhibiting universal ML tasks
  • Everyday facts analysis
  • Implementing vintage algorithms like Apriori and Adaboos

Table of Contents

  1. Machine studying basics
  2. Classifying with k-Nearest Neighbors
  3. Splitting datasets one function at a time: selection trees
  4. Classifying with chance idea: naïve Bayes
  5. Logistic regression
  6. Support vector machines
  7. Improving category with the AdaBoost meta algorithm
  9. Predicting numeric values: regression
  10. Tree-based regression
  12. Grouping unlabeled goods utilizing k-means clustering
  13. Association research with the Apriori algorithm
  14. Efficiently discovering widespread itemsets with FP-growth
  15. PART four extra TOOLS
  16. Using crucial part research to simplify data
  17. Simplifying facts with the singular worth decomposition
  18. Big info and MapReduce

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C# 3.0 Design Patterns

If you must accelerate the improvement of your .NET functions, you are prepared for C# layout styles -- stylish, accredited and confirmed how you can take on universal programming difficulties. This functional consultant provide you with a transparent creation to the vintage object-oriented layout styles, and explains the right way to use the most recent good points of C# 3.0 to code them.

C# layout Patterns attracts on new C# 3.0 language and .NET 3.5 framework beneficial properties to enforce the 23 foundational styles identified to operating builders. You get lots of case reports that display how every one trend is utilized in perform, and an insightful comparability of styles and the place they might be most sensible used or mixed. This well-organized and illustrated publication includes:

  • An clarification of layout styles and why they are used, with tables and guidance that will help you pick out one trend over another
  • Illustrated assurance of every vintage Creational, Structural, and Behavioral layout trend, together with its illustration in UML and the jobs of its a number of players
  • C# 3.0 positive aspects brought by way of instance and summarized in sidebars for simple reference
  • Examples of every trend at paintings in a true .NET 3.5 software to be had for obtain from O'Reilly and the author's better half net site
  • Quizzes and workouts to check your figuring out of the material.

With C# 3.0 layout Patterns, you discover ways to make code right, extensible and effective to save lots of time up entrance and get rid of difficulties later. in the event that your enterprise depends upon effective software improvement and caliber code, you wish C# layout Patterns.

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I Heart Logs: Event Data, Stream Processing, and Data Integration

By Jay Kreps

Why a e-book approximately logs? That’s effortless: the standard log is an abstraction that lies on the center of many structures, from NoSQL databases to cryptocurrencies. even supposing such a lot engineers don’t imagine a lot approximately them, this brief booklet indicates you why logs are necessary of your attention.

Based on his well known web publication posts, LinkedIn relevant engineer Jay Kreps indicates you the way logs paintings in dispensed platforms, after which provides useful functions of those thoughts in a number of universal uses—data integration, firm structure, real-time movement processing, info process layout, and summary computing models.

Go forward and make the leap with logs; you’re going love them.

  • Learn how logs are used for programmatic entry in databases and disbursed systems
  • Discover strategies to the large information integration challenge while extra information of extra kinds meet extra systems
  • Understand why logs are on the center of real-time movement processing
  • Learn the function of a log within the internals of on-line info systems
  • Explore how Jay Kreps applies those rules to his personal paintings on information infrastructure platforms at LinkedIn

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Pragmatic Guide to Git (Pragmatic Guides)

By Travis Swicegood

Need to profit easy methods to wrap your head round Git, yet don't desire loads of hand keeping? seize this booklet in case you are new to Git, to not the realm of programming. Git initiatives displayed on two-page spreads offer the entire context you would like, with no the additional fluff.

Get on top of things on Git straight away with Pragmatic advisor to Git. Task-oriented two-page spreads get you up and working with minimum fuss. every one left-hand web page dives into the underlying implementation for every job. The right-hand web page comprises instructions that concentrate on the duty to hand, and go references to different initiatives which are comparable. you will find what you wish fast.

Git is quickly turning into the de-facto typical for the open resource neighborhood. Its very good merging features, coupled with its velocity and relative ease of use, make it an critical software for any developer. New Git clients will examine the elemental projects had to paintings with Git on a daily basis, together with operating with distant repositories, facing branches and tags, exploring the heritage, and solving difficulties while issues get it wrong. if you are already accustomed to Git, this publication might be your go-to reference for Git instructions and most sensible practices.

You will not discover a more effective method of studying Git than Pragmatic advisor to Git.

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Visual Basic 2010 Unleashed

By Alessandro Del Sole

Visual simple 2010 Unleashed is the main accomplished, functional connection with sleek object-oriented programming with visible simple 2010. Written via visible simple MVP Alessandro Del Sole, a long-time chief of the worldwide VB neighborhood, this booklet illuminates the center of the VB language and demonstrates its powerful use in a large choice of programming scenarios.


Del Sole covers either visible uncomplicated 2010 specialist version for pro builders and the specific variation for hobbyists, beginners, and scholars. Writing for VB programmers in any respect degrees of expertise, he walks via utilizing VB 2010 for facts entry, consumer interface improvement, networking, verbal exchange, and plenty of different projects. For these relocating from dependent languages—including VB 6—he bargains distinct suggestions on development potent object-oriented code. He additionally demonstrates how one can utilize Microsoft’s underlying .NET platform to put in writing extra strong and robust software.


This book’s wide insurance contains complex good points corresponding to generics and collections; a radical advent to the visible Studio 2010 IDE and visible Studio crew method; a whole part on facts entry with ADO.NET and LINQ; functional overviews of WPF and WCF; assurance of net and cloud improvement with Silverlight and Azure; and complex subject matters equivalent to multithreading, trying out, and deployment.

  • Understand the visible Studio 2010 IDE, .NET Framework 4.0, and the anatomy of a VB 2010 application
  • Debug VB purposes and enforce errors dealing with and exceptions
  • Build effective object-oriented software program with periods, items, namespaces, and inheritance
  • Work with complicated object-oriented positive aspects, together with interfaces, generics, delegates, occasions, and collections
  • Organize, create, and enhance sessions with the visible Studio type Designer
  • Access facts with LINQ—including LINQ to things, SQL, DataSets, Entities, XML, and Parallel LINQ
  • Build sleek home windows purposes with WPF controls, brushes, kinds, and templates
  • Develop web-centric functions utilizing ASP.NET, Silverlight, and home windows Azure providers cloud computing
  • Create and eat WCF providers and WCF facts Services
  • Use complex .NET 4.0 platform services, together with assemblies, multithreading, parallel programming, P/Invoke, and COM interoperability
  • Perform complex compilations with MSBuild
  • Localize and globalize VB 2010 patron applications

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Fluent Python

By Luciano Ramalho

Python’s simplicity enables you to develop into efficient fast, yet this usually potential you aren’t utilizing every thing it has to provide. With this hands-on advisor, you’ll find out how to write powerful, idiomatic Python code via leveraging its best—and potentially such a lot neglected—features. writer Luciano Ramalho takes you thru Python’s center language positive factors and libraries, and indicates you ways to make your code shorter, quicker, and extra readable on the related time.

Many skilled programmers try and bend Python to slot styles they realized from different languages, and not observe Python good points outdoors in their event. With this ebook, these Python programmers will completely turn into trained in Python 3.

This ebook covers:

  • Python facts model: know how specific equipment are the most important to the constant habit of objects
  • Data structures: take complete benefit of integrated kinds, and comprehend the textual content vs bytes duality within the Unicode age
  • Functions as objects: view Python services as top notch gadgets, and know the way this impacts well known layout patterns
  • Object-oriented idioms: construct periods by means of studying approximately references, mutability, interfaces, operator overloading, and a number of inheritance
  • Control flow: leverage context managers, turbines, coroutines, and concurrency with the concurrent.futures and asyncio packages
  • Metaprogramming: know the way homes, characteristic descriptors, category decorators, and metaclasses work

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The IDA Pro Book: The Unofficial Guide to the World's Most Popular Disassembler

No resource code? No challenge. With IDA professional, the interactive disassembler, you reside in a resource code-optional global. IDA can instantly learn the hundreds of thousands of opcodes that make up an executable and current you with a disassembly. yet at that time, your paintings is simply starting. With The IDA seasoned Book, you will methods to flip that mountain of mnemonics into whatever it is easy to use.

Hailed through the author of IDA seasoned as "profound, finished, and accurate," the second one version of The IDA professional Book covers every little thing from the first actual steps to complex automation options. you can find whole assurance of IDA's new Qt-based person interface, in addition to elevated insurance of the IDA debugger, the Bochs debugger, and IDA scripting (especially utilizing IDAPython). yet simply because people are nonetheless smarter than pcs, you will even the right way to use IDA's most modern interactive and scriptable interfaces on your advantage.

Save effort and time as you study to:

  • Navigate, remark, and alter disassembly
  • Identify identified library exercises, so that you can concentration your research on different parts of the code
  • Use code graphing to quick make experience of move references and serve as calls
  • Extend IDA to aid new processors and filetypes utilizing the SDK
  • Explore renowned plug-ins that make writing IDA scripts more straightforward, let collaborative opposite engineering, and lots more and plenty more
  • Use IDA's integrated debugger to take on adverse and obfuscated code

Whether you are interpreting malware, engaging in vulnerability examine, or opposite engineering software program, a mastery of IDA is important for your good fortune. Take your abilities to the following point with this second version of The IDA seasoned Book.

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HTML5 Games: Creating Fun with HTML5, CSS3 and WebGL

By Jacob Seidelin

HTML5 Gamesshows you the way to mix HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript to make video games for the net and mobiles - video games that have been formerly merely attainable with plugin applied sciences like Flash. utilizing the most recent open net applied sciences, you're guided during the technique of making a online game from scratch utilizing Canvas, HTML5 Audio, WebGL and WebSockets.


Inside, Jacob Seidelin indicates you the way positive aspects to be had in HTML5 can be utilized to create video games. First, you'll construct a framework on which you may create your HTML5 online game. Then each one bankruptcy covers a brand new point of the sport together with person enter, sound, multiplayer performance, second and 3D photographs and extra. by way of the tip of the publication, you could have created an absolutely practical online game that may be performed in any appropriate browser, or on any cellular gadget that helps HTML5.


Topics include:


  • Dealing with backwards compatibility
  • Generating point data
  • Making iOS and Android internet apps
  • Taking your video game offline
  • Using internet Workers
  • Persistent video game Data
  • Drawing with Canvas
  • Capturing participant input
  • Creating 3D snap shots with WebGL
  • Textures and lighting
  • Sound with HTML5 Audio


And more…

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