Book Watch Archive
Book Watch Archive
Power-Up: Unlocking the Hidden Mathematics in Video Games (Princeton)
Friday, 16 June 2017

In this lively book, Matthew Lane looks at the mathematical ideas concealed in video games. He discusses how gamers are engaging with the traveling salesman problem when they play Assassin's Creed, why it is mathematically impossible for Mario to jump through the Mushroom Kingdom in Super Mario Bros., and how The Sims teaches us the mathematical costs of maintaining relationships.

<ASIN:0691161518>

 
Practical Guide to Continuous Delivery (Addison Wesley)
Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Eberhard Wolff introduces a proven Continuous Delivery technology stack, including Docker, Chef, Vagrant, Jenkins, Graphite, the ELK stack, JBehave, and Gatling. He guides you through applying these technologies throughout build, continuous integration, load testing, acceptance testing, and monitoring. Wolff’s start-to-finish example projects offer the basis for your own experimentation, pilot programs, and full-fledged deployments.

<ASIN:0134691474>

 
Refactoring JavaScript: Turning Bad Code Into Good Code (O'Reilly)
Monday, 12 June 2017

In this book author Evan Burchard provides clear guidance on how best to avoid common mistaken approaches to improving poor JavaScript code, such as rewriting it using the latest framework or slowly and carefully taking a guess at how the out-of-control system can be altered to allow for new features, hoping that this doesn't bring the whole stack of blocks down.

<ASIN:1491964928>

 
Mobile Applications Development with Android: Technologies and Algorithms (Chapman and Hall)
Thursday, 08 June 2017

This book presents advanced techniques for mobile app development, and addresses recent developments in mobile technologies and wireless networks. Authors Meikang Qiu, Wenyun Dai, and Keke Gai cover advanced algorithms, embedded systems, novel mobile app architecture, and mobile cloud computing paradigms.

<ASIN:1498761860>

 
Visualizing Graph Data (Manning)
Wednesday, 07 June 2017

This book teaches readers not only how to build graph data structures, but also how to create their own dynamic, interactive visualizations using a variety of tools. Author Corey Lanum shows how graphs make the relationships between the data elements a core part of the data structure.

<ASIN:1617293075>

 

 
Hands on Machine Learning with Scikit-Learn and Tensorflow (O'Reilly)
Monday, 05 June 2017

Deep learning has boosted the entire field of machine learning, and makes it easier for programmers who aren't machine learning experts to use simple, efficient tools to implement programs capable of learning from data. In this practical book author Aurelien Geron shows you how, by using concrete examples, minimal theory, and two production-ready Python frameworks-scikit-learn and TensorFlow.

<ASIN:1491962291>

 
The Internet of Things: Enabling Technologies, Platforms, and Use Cases (CRC Press)
Friday, 02 June 2017

This book explains the technology of The Internet of Things, the internetworking, and applications that are making IoT an everyday reality.  Authors Pethuru Raj and Anupama Raman begin with a discussion of IoT "ecosystems" and the technology that enables them, including wireless technologies, infrastructure and service discovery protocols, integration technologies and tools, and application and analytics enablement platforms.

<ASIN:1498761283>

 
Android Cookbook, 2nd Ed (O'Reilly)
Thursday, 01 June 2017

The second edition of this acclaimed cookbook includes recipes for working with user interfaces, multitouch gestures, location awareness, web services, and specific device features such as the phone, camera, and accelerometer. Author Ian F. Darwin guides you through building working Android apps with the help of more than 230 tested recipes

<ASIN:1449374433>

 
3D User Interfaces (Addison Wesley)
Tuesday, 30 May 2017

This is the 2nd edition of a comprehensive primary reference to building 3D user interfaces and interactions. Five pioneering researchers and practitioners cover the full spectrum of emerging applications, techniques, and best practices. Joseph J. LaViola Jr., Ernst Kruijff, Ryan P. McMahan, Doug Bowman, Ivan P. Poupyrev combine theoretical foundations, analysis of leading devices, and empirically validated design guidelines.

<ASIN:0134034325>

 
Electricity for Young Makers (O'Reilly)
Saturday, 27 May 2017

Lavishly illustrated with cartoons and drawings, in this book from Make Media author Marc de Vinck guides the reader through six hands-on projects using electricity. They illuminate such concepts as electric circuits, electromagnetism, electroluminescence, the Lorentz force and more, achieving impressive results with a handful of simple materials

<ASIN:168045286X>

 
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