Monthly Archives: June 2013

Professional Android Open Accessory Programming with Arduino

Android Open Accessory (AOA) is a simple and secure protocol for connecting any microcontroller-empowered device to an Android smartphone or tablet. This unique book shows you how to use AOA with Arduino, the microcontroller platform, in order to automate everyday … Continue reading

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Analyzing the Analyzers

There has been intense excitement in recent years around activities labeled “data science,” “big data,” and “analytics.” However, the lack of clarity around these terms and, particularly, around the skill sets and capabilities of their practitioners has led to inefficient … Continue reading

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Embedded Android

Looking to port Android to other platforms such as embedded devices? This hands-on book shows you how Android works and how you can adapt it to fit your needs. You’ll delve into Android’s architecture and learn how to navigate its … Continue reading

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Rapid Android Development

Create mobile apps for Android phones and tablets faster and more easily than you ever imagined. Use “Processing,” the free, award-winning, graphics-savvy language and development environment, to work with the touchscreens, hardware sensors, cameras, network transceivers, and other devices and … Continue reading

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Python Cookbook, 3rd Edition

If you need help writing programs in Python 3, or want to update older Python 2 code, this book is just the ticket. Packed with practical recipes written and tested with Python 3.3, this unique cookbook is for experienced Python … Continue reading

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Spring Data

You can choose several data access frameworks when building Java enterprise applications that work with relational databases. But what about big data? This hands-on introduction shows you how Spring Data makes it relatively easy to build applications across a wide … Continue reading

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Principles of Operating Systems: Design and Applications, 1st Edition

Principles of Operating Systems: Design and Applications is an ideal resource for anyone who wants to gain a basic understanding of operating systems in the context of the applications in which they are used. The main focus of this text … Continue reading

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Invitation to Computer Science, 5th Edition

This revision of Schneider and Gersting’s bestselling text now offers a more flexible approach to the CS0 course. The text still features a solid introduction to programming concepts, but the language-specific material has been moved online and expanded. In addition … Continue reading

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Fundamentals of Java™: AP* Computer Science Essentials, 4th Edition

Fundamentals of Java™: AP* Computer Science Essentials, Fourth Edition covers all of the AP requirements for Computer Science Exam A. By taking a multilevel approach to teaching Java, this text is suitable for a wide range of students, from beginners … Continue reading

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Connecting with Computer Science, 2nd Edition

Written for the beginning computing student, this text engages readers by relating core computer science topics to their industry application. The book is written in a comfortable, informal manner, and light humor is used throughout the text to maintain interest … Continue reading

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