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RESTful Web Clients (O'Reilly)
Monday 20 Mar
Web-based REST and hypermedia-style APIs are becoming more common, but many developers rely on custom client code instead of applying the same techniques and patterns to hypermedia clients. In this book subtitled "Enabling Reuse Through Hypermedia", Mike Amundsen shows how to move from one-off implementations to general-purpose client apps that are stable, flexible, and reusable.
Introducing Elixir 2nd Ed (O'Reilly)
Thursday 16 Mar
In this hands on introduction, authors Simon St. Laurent and J. David Eisenberg show you how Elixir combines the robust functional programming of Erlang with an approach that looks more like Ruby, and includes powerful macro features for metaprogramming. Updated to cover Elixir 1.4, the second edition of this practical book helps you write simple Elixir programs by teaching one skill at a time.
Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Reporting Services and Mobile Reports (Wrox)
Wednesday 15 Mar
This book covers business intelligence (BI), operational reporting and Reporting Services architecture using a clear, concise tutorial approach. Paul Turley discusses effective report solution design, and shows how to improve your own reports with advanced, best-practice design, usability, query design, and filtering techniques.
Understanding the Digital World (Princeton University Press)
Monday 13 Mar
With the subtitle "What You Need to Know About Computers, the Internet, Privacy, and Security", this book by Brian W. Kernighan, co-author of the classic K&R book "The C Programming Language", covers how computers are built and how they compute; what programming is and why it is difficult; how the Internet and the web operate; and how all of these affect our security, privacy, property, and other important social, political, and economic issues.
Thoughtful Machine Learning with Python (O'Reilly)
Thursday 09 Mar
By teaching you how to code machine-learning algorithms using a test-driven approach, this practical book aims to help you gain the confidence you need to use machine learning effectively in a business environment. The book shows how to dissect algorithms at a granular level, using various tests, and discover a framework for testing machine learning code. The author Matthew Kirk provides real-world examples to demonstrate the results of using machine-learning code effectively.
Beginning Android Programming with Android Studio, 4th Ed (Wrox)
Wednesday 08 Mar
The Android 7 release (New York Cheesecake) boasts significant new features and enhancements for both smartphone and tablet applications. J. F. DiMarzio takes a hands-on approach to teaching you how to create Android applications for the latest OS and the newest devices, including both smartphones and tablets. Backed by real-world examples he goes through all phases of Android application development, from getting acquainted with Android Studio to publishing to the Marketplace.
Just jQuery: The Core UI (I/O Press)
Monday 06 Mar
Python 201 (Leanpub)
Thursday 02 Mar
This book is targetted at those who know the basics of Python and now you want to go to the next level. It is based on Python 3 and covers iting topics such as working with descriptors, super, context managers, iterators and much, much more! It is the sequel toPython 101 also by Michael Driscoll and is at an intermediate level
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