Web Standards Programmer's Reference: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Perl, Python, and PHP

By Steven M. Schafer

  • This priceless source bargains tutorials and real-world examples in addition to thorough language references for internet markup languages (HTML/XHTML and CSS), and well known scripting languages (JavaScript, Perl, and PHP)
  • Examines the position of JavaScript, CGI (with examples in Perl and Python), and personal home page on the internet and indicates the right way to most sensible use them all
  • Includes a precious reference part on every one know-how that may be used for assessment and consultation

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The Traveling Salesman Problem: A Computational Study

By William J. Cook, David L. Applegate, Robert E. Bixby, Vasek Chvátal

This e-book provides the newest findings on the most intensely investigated topics in computational mathematics--the touring salesman challenge. It sounds easy adequate: given a collection of towns and the price of go back and forth among every one pair of them, the matter demanding situations you in finding the most affordable course through which to go to the entire towns and go back domestic to the place you started. even though doubtless modest, this workout has encouraged experiences by way of mathematicians, chemists, and physicists. academics use it within the lecture room. It has functional purposes in genetics, telecommunications, and neuroscience.

The authors of this ebook are an identical pioneers who for almost twenty years have led the research into the touring salesman challenge. they've got derived recommendations to nearly eighty-six thousand towns, but a common method to the matter has but to be chanced on. the following they describe the tactic and machine code they used to resolve a huge variety of large-scale difficulties, and alongside the way in which they show the interaction of utilized arithmetic with more and more robust computing systems. in addition they supply the interesting background of the problem--how it constructed, and why it keeps to intrigue us.

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Guide to High Performance Distributed Computing: Case Studies with Hadoop, Scalding and Spark (Computer Communications and Networks)

This well timed text/reference describes the improvement and implementation of large-scale disbursed processing structures utilizing open resource instruments and applied sciences. accomplished in scope, the publication offers cutting-edge fabric on construction excessive functionality allotted computing platforms, delivering useful suggestions and top practices in addition to describing theoretical software program frameworks. beneficial properties: describes the basics of creating scalable software program structures for large-scale facts processing within the new paradigm of excessive functionality disbursed computing; provides an summary of the Hadoop surroundings, by means of step by step guideline on its set up, programming and execution; reports the fundamentals of Spark, together with resilient disbursed datasets, and examines Hadoop streaming and dealing with Scalding; offers designated case stories on techniques to clustering, information type and regression research; Explains the method of constructing a operating recommender procedure utilizing Scalding and Spark.

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Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering (Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering)

Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering offers large insurance acceptable for senior undergraduates and graduates in scientific physics and biomedical engineering. Divided into components, the 1st half offers the underlying physics, electronics, anatomy, and body structure and the second one half addresses useful purposes. The established process signifies that later chapters construct and increase the cloth brought within the commencing chapters; for instance, scholars can learn chapters protecting the introductory technology of a space after which examine the sensible software of the subject. insurance contains biomechanics; ionizing and nonionizing radiation and measurements; picture formation thoughts, processing, and research; questions of safety; biomedical units; mathematical and statistical options; physiological indications and responses; and respiration and cardiovascular functionality and size. the place beneficial, the authors offer references to the mathematical heritage and preserve precise derivations to a minimal. they offer entire references to junior undergraduate texts in physics, electronics, and lifestyles sciences within the bibliographies on the finish of every bankruptcy.

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Seymour Johnson: Eagles, Chiefs, and Rocketeers - Superbase 23

By Mark R. Wagner

Domestic of the 4th Tactical Fighter Wing (TFW), Seymour Johnson is a key base within the USAF's East Coast protecting community. because the F-15E Strike Eagle was once in brief in "Superbase 12: Edwards", this new strike fighter has long past directly to see operational carrier in the course of wilderness typhoon flying with the 4th TFW. at the moment transitioning onto the F-15E from the vintage F-4E Phantom II, the 4th TFW are proven in this historic part. due to this, the writer has controlled to trap the Air strength of the Seventies and early Eighties within the comparable ebook because the USAF of the Nineteen Nineties and past. As an further bonus, Strategic Air Command additionally function a wide wing of KC-10 Extender refuellers from Seymour Johnson in help of 4th TFW resources. This base additionally has the excellence of being the most important facility in North Carolina.

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Frontline Ukraine: Crisis in the Borderlands

By Richard Sakwa

The unfolding concern in Ukraine has introduced the area to the threshold of a brand new chilly warfare. As Russia and Ukraine tussle for Crimea and the jap areas, kinfolk among Putin and the West have reached an rock bottom. How did we get right here? Richard Sakwa the following unpicks the tale of Russo-Ukrainian family members and strains the trail to the new disturbances in the course of the occasions that have pressured Ukraine, a rustic internally divided among East and West, to select from nearer union with Europe or its old ties with Russia. because the first complete account of the Ukraine concern from the Euromaidan Protests to the disaster of MH17 and as much as the October 2014 parliamentary elections, Frontline Ukraine explains the origins, advancements and worldwide value of the interior and exterior conflict for Ukraine. With all eyes taken with the area, Sakwa unravels the myths and misunderstandings of the location, delivering a necessary and highly-readable account of the fight for Europe’s contested borderlands.

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Web Application Development with R Using Shiny: Harness the graphical and statistical power of R and rapidly develop interactive user interfaces using the superb Shiny package

By Chris Beeley

R is a hugely versatile and strong device for interpreting and visualizing information. glossy is the appropriate better half to R, making it speedy and easy to percentage research and images from R that clients can engage with and question over the internet. permit glossy do the labor and spend a while producing content material and styling, no longer writing code to address person inputs.

Web software improvement with R utilizing glossy is an obtainable advent to sharing interactive content material from R utilizing glossy. you'll examine by means of doing, with every one bankruptcy together with code and examples to exploit and adapt in your personal purposes. by way of the top of this publication, it is possible for you to to construct important and fascinating internet functions with just a couple of traces of code - no JavaScript required.

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Art of the Classic Car

By Peter Bodensteiner, Peter Harholdt

The rarity and old value of prewar vintage and vintage vehicles cause them to sizzling commodities at the collector automobile marketplace. those are the cars that populate the fairways and manicured lawns of the world’s maximum motor vehicle indicates in appealing locales like Pebble seashore, California, and Amelia Island, Florida. those are the automobiles that deliver a hush to the corridor once they roll around the blocks at auctions all over the world. those are the autos that fill the world’s maximum collections, like these of Ralph Lauren, Mark Knopfler, and numerous individuals of royal households. those are the vehicles from history’s most excellent automakers: hallowed names like Packard, Duesenberg, Stutz, Bugatti, Mercedes-Benz, twine, and others—six-figure and million-dollar machines that thrill Barrett-Jackson audiences and force bidders to frenzy. Art of the vintage Car positive factors the beautiful studio images of Peter Harholdt (Art of the new Rod, Art of the Muscle Car), lavished at the most vital vehicles from the vintage period: the 1910s to early Forties. each web page includes framable-quality photographs of a few of crucial automobiles ever made, with every one vehicle observed by means of a brief essay from car professional Peter Bodensteiner that areas the version contextually inside car historical past. whole with interval advertisements and promotional paintings, Art of the vintage Car is the main attractive pictorial background of vintage autos ever produced.

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Constitutional Law: Principles and Policies (Aspen Student Treatise)

Trusted through scholars, professors, and practitioners, Erwin Chemerinsky s well known treatise basically states the legislation and identifies the underlying coverage concerns in every one region of constitutional legislations. Thorough insurance of the subject makes it applicable for either starting and complex courses.

This new, Fifth Edition good points up to date fabric all through, including:

  • Significant cognizance given to advancements in legislations considering the fact that e-book of past edition
  • New fabric on status, congressional energy, presidential strength and the conflict on terror; preemption, tuition desegregation; abortion rights and balloting rights
  • Covers First modification concerns referring to speech and religion
  • Includes fresh and important instances: Hein v. Freedom from faith starting place; Boumediene v. Bush; Hamdan v. Rumsfeld; Wyeth v. Levine; Philip Morris united states v. Williams

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Beautiful Trouble: A Toolbox for Revolution

"Elegant and incendiary." —Naomi Klein. Beautiful Trouble brings jointly dozens of professional artists and activists from worldwide to distill their most sensible practices right into a toolbox for artistic motion. refined adequate for veteran activists, obtainable adequate for newcomers, this compendium of troublemaking knowledge is a must have for aspiring changemakers. Showcasing the synergies among inventive mind's eye and smart political approach, appealing hassle is for everybody who longs for a extra attractive, extra simply, extra livable international – and needs to understand the way to get there.

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