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The UBTECH Jimu Robots Builder's Guide: How to Create and Make Them Come to Life

MARK ROLLINS · Apress
Pages: 225
Format: Paperback

Create robots and other mechanical devices with UBTECH's Jimu Robots kit. This book shows you the high potential for STEM learning with the Jimu Robots, hardware, and software. You'll design a basic and walking creation and bring to life robots of your own. As UBTECH expands their...
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Mastering Media with the Raspberry Pi: Media Centers, Music, High End Audio, Video, and Ultimate Movie Nights

Ralph Roberts · Apress
Pages: 222
Format: Paperback

Create and maintain Raspberry Pi-based entertainment systems in a comprehensive and fun manner. Instead of front-loading a bunch of theory and minutia, this book takes a more practical approach of showing what's needed when it's needed. You'll first explore the possibilities and options...
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The Internet Is Not the Answer

Andrew Keen · Atlantic Monthly Press
Format: Hardcover

The Internet, created during the Cold War, has now ushered in one of the greatest shifts in society since the Industrial Revolution. There are many positive ways in which the Internet has contributed to the world, but as a society we are less aware of the Internets deeply negative effects...
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The Complete Beginners Guide to Mac OS X Sierra

Scott La Counte · CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages: 88
Format: Paperback

Every year or so you hear the big pitch: Windows is finally going to be awesome again. The new update is big, grander and a huge overhaul. And then it comes and it's more buggy, weirder, and less functional than the version that came before! That's probably what made you consider...
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My iPad for Seniors

MICHAEL R MILLER · Que Publishing
Pages: 464
Format: Paperback

My iPad for Seniors, 5th Edition, is a comprehensive guide to using all of Apple's iPad models. It includes everything from basic setup information to finding and installing new apps to using the iPad for communication, entertainment, and productivity. The information presented in this...
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CCNA Routing and Switching Complete Review Guide: Exam 100-105, Exam 200-105, Exam 200-125

Todd Lammle · Sybex
Pages: 480
Format: Print book

Tight, focused CCNA review covering all three exams The CCNA Routing and Switching Complete Review Guide offers clear, concise review for Exams 100-105, 200-105, and 200-125. Written by best-selling certification author and Cisco guru Todd Lammle, this guide is your ideal resource for quick...
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Algorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Human Decisions

Brian Christian · Henry Holt and Company
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

A fascinating exploration of how computer algorithms can be applied to our everyday lives, helping to solve common decision-making problems and illuminate the workings of the human mindAll our lives are constrained by limited space and time, limits that give rise to a particular set of problems....
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Beginning PostgreSQL on the Cloud: Simplifying Database as a Service on Cloud Platforms

Baji Shaik · Apress
Pages: 381
Format: Paperback

Get started with PostgreSQL on the cloud and discover the advantages, disadvantages, and limitations of the cloud services from Amazon, Rackspace, Google, and Azure. Once you have chosen your cloud service, you will focus on securing it and developing a back-up strategy for your PostgreSQL...
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Trace your german roots online : a complete guide to german genealogy websites.

James M Beidler · Family Tree Books
Format:  Print book : English

Click your way to German ancestors! Explore your Germanic heritage from the comfort of your own computer! Trace Your German Roots Online highlights important German resources on popular genealogy websites including Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org, as well as lesser-known resources such...
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Designing and Developing for Google Glass: Thinking Differently for a New Platform

Allen Firstenberg; Jason Salas · O'Reilly
Format:  Book : English : First editionView all editions and formats

Creating apps for Google Glass is more involved than simply learning how to navigate its hardware, APIs, and SDK. You also need the right mindset. While this practical book delivers the information and techniques you need to build and deploy Glass applications, it also helps you to think...
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You Don't Know JS: Types & Grammar

Kyle Simpson · O'Reilly Media; 1 edition
Format: Print book

No matter how much experience you have with JavaScript odds are you dont fully understand the language As part of the You Dont Know JS series this compact guide explores JavaScript types in greater depth than previous treatments by looking at type coercion problems demonstrating why types...
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Facebook for Seniors: Connect with Friends and Family in 12 Easy Lessons

Carrie Ewin · No Starch Press
Pages: 250
Format: Print book

Facebook is the world's largest social networking site, used by millions to connect with friends, share photos, and stay in touch. But it can seem huge and daunting, and if you didn't grow up with a screen and keyboard in every room, it's not always easy to get set up.Facebook...
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Java Cookbook

Ian F. Darwin · O'Reilly Media; Third Edition edition
Format: Book

From lambda expressions and JavaFX 8 to new support for network programming and mobile development, Java 8 brings a wealth of changes. This cookbook helps you get up to speed right away with hundreds of hands-on recipes across a broad range of Java topics. You’ll learn useful techniques...
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JavaScript Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach

Russ Ferguson · Apress
Pages: 347
Format: Book

This comprehensive book is your go-to reference for tackling common and advanced JavaScript tasks. JavaScript is the world s most popular client-side scripting language and is gaining popularity on the server. Using a problem-solution approach, this book takes you from language basics like...
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Dawn of the Code War: America's Battle Against Russia, China, and the Rising Global Cyber Threat

JOHN P CARLIN · PublicAffairs
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

The inside story of how America's enemies launched a cyber war against us-and how we've learned to fight back With each passing year, the internet-linked attacks on America's interests have grown in both frequency and severity. Overmatched by our military, countries like North Korea, China,...
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