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Beginning Python (Programmer to Programmer) by Peter C. Norton, Alex Samuel, Dave Aitel, Eric

By Peter C. Norton, Alex Samuel, Dave Aitel, Eric Foster-Johnson, Leonard Richardson, Jason Diamond, Aleatha Parker, Michael Roberts

* This educational bargains readers an intensive creation to programming in Python 2.4, the moveable, interpreted, object-oriented programming language that mixes strength with transparent syntax
* starting programmers will fast learn how to enhance powerful, trustworthy, and reusable Python purposes for net improvement, medical functions, and method projects for clients or directors
* Discusses the fundamentals of putting in Python in addition to the recent positive factors of Python free up 2.4, which make it more uncomplicated for clients to create clinical and net functions
* gains examples of assorted working structures during the publication, together with Linux, Mac OS X/BSD, and home windows XP

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Python Programming Fundamentals (Undergraduate Topics in by Kent D. Lee

By Kent D. Lee

Computing device programming is a ability that may carry nice amusement from the creativity excited by designing and imposing an answer to an issue. This classroom-tested and easy-to-follow textbook teaches the reader how one can software utilizing Python, an available language which might be realized incrementally. via an in depth use of examples and useful routines, scholars will learn how to realize and observe summary styles in programming, in addition to find out how to check up on the country of a application utilizing a debugger tool.

* includes various examples and solved perform routines designed for an interactive school room environment
* Highlights numerous styles which usually look in courses, and provides workouts that make stronger popularity and alertness of those patterns
* Introduces using a debugger, and contains assisting fabric that finds how courses work
* offers the Tkinter framework for development graphical person interface functions and event-driven programs
* presents important extra assets for teachers on the linked site:

This hands-on textbook for energetic studying within the school room will allow undergraduates in machine technology to boost the mandatory talents to start constructing their very own courses. It employs Python because the introductory language a result of wealth of help on hand for programmers.

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Instant OpenCV Starter by Jayneil Dalal, Sohil Patel

By Jayneil Dalal, Sohil Patel

Get began with OpenCV utilizing functional, hands-on initiatives with this e-book and ebook


  • Learn anything new immediately! a brief, speedy, concentrated advisor offering fast results
  • Step through step install of OpenCV in home windows and Linux
  • Examples and code according to real-life implementation of OpenCV to aid the reader comprehend the significance of this technology
  • Codes and algorithms with certain explanations

In Detail

In the electronic age of picture and video sharing, the necessity for laptop imaginative and prescient is at an all time excessive. have a look round you and you may see that desktop imaginative and prescient is being applied in all places. it truly is getting used in autos, social networking websites, and in a number of different fields similar to scientific technology, robotics, safety, domestic automation, etc. this is often the place OpenCV comes into the image. OpenCV is the world's most well liked open resource machine imaginative and prescient library with greater than 500 optimized algorithms for photo and video analysis.

Instant OpenCV Starter is a pragmatic, hands-on advisor to help you comprehend the significance of computing device imaginative and prescient in genuine lifestyles in addition to many of the assorted features of the OpenCV library through small programming initiatives with uncomplicated, special explanations.

This publication is helping rookies fast examine OpenCV to enforce numerous machine imaginative and prescient comparable initiatives. you are going to first comprehend the significance and purposes of desktop imaginative and prescient in genuine existence. After that, you are going to manage OpenCV, by way of a chain of functional programming initiatives to get you acquainted with a number of features within the OpenCV library.

The publication also will concentrate on the use of OpenCV in a number of amazing initiatives resembling detecting limitations in a given picture, hiding a picture in a unique snapshot to transmit mystery info (known as photograph steganography) in addition to do real-time video processing.

Instant OpenCV Starter will train you the way to put in and use the OpenCV library for numerous easy computing device imaginative and prescient similar tasks.

What you'll research from this book

  • Discover the fundamentals of OpenCV
  • Install OpenCV in home windows and Linux
  • Learn trivial OpenCV initiatives resembling interpreting, showing, cropping, and saving images
  • Understand pixel manipulation
  • Apply photograph conversions
  • Explore picture and video processing
  • Handle troubleshooting


Get to grips with a brand new expertise, comprehend what it truly is and what it could do for you, after which get to paintings with an important gains and tasks.A sensible, quickly, and hands-on consultant for Python builders and hobbyists who are looking to start with desktop imaginative and prescient with OpenCV.

Who this booklet is written for

This publication is superb for builders, hobbyists, and scholars new to laptop imaginative and prescient who're trying to get a great grounding in the way to use the OpenCV library. It’s assumed that you'll have a few simple adventure in C/C++ programming.

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Kivy Blueprints by Mark Vasilkov

By Mark Vasilkov

Build your personal app-store-ready, multi-touch video games and purposes with Kivy!

About This Book

  • Learn how one can create basic to advanced practical apps fast and simply with the Kivy framework
  • Bend Kivy in response to your wishes by way of customizing, overriding, and bypassing the integrated features whilst necessary
  • A step by step advisor that offers a rapid and straightforward advent to online game improvement for either machine and mobile

Who This e-book Is For

This ebook is meant for programmers who're happy with the Python language and who are looking to construct computer and cellular purposes with wealthy GUI in Python with minimum trouble. wisdom of Kivy isn't strictly required―every point of the framework is defined whilst it really is first used.

In Detail

Kivy is a latest UI framework that significantly simplifies the improvement of cross-platform apps appropriate for either cellular and desktop.

This ebook is a realistic advisor that would stroll you thru the production of intuitive multi-platform video games and apps for day by day use. you'll easy methods to construct easy, universal apps reminiscent of Stopwatch and Paint. Then, we'll steadily dive into extra complicated Python and Kivy good points. we are going to additionally conceal a couple of comparable themes starting from UI layout to low-level GLSL shaders. it is possible for you to to fill your resume with sensible functions and video games, together with these encouraged through the insanely renowned puzzle video game 2048 and Flappy fowl. every one bankruptcy covers an absolutely sensible software, highlighting various points of the Kivy framework.

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Fundamentals of Programming C++ by Richard L. Halterman

By Richard L. Halterman

This ebook teaches the fundamentals of C++ programming in an easy-to-follow kind, with out assuming prior adventure in the other language. a number of examples reminiscent of online game programming, membership club association, grade monitoring and grade aspect general calculation, make studying C++ either enjoyable and sensible. every one bankruptcy includes no less than one whole, absolutely useful instance software, with numerous smaller examples supplied during the ebook.

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Python and Algorithmic Thinking for the Complete Beginner: by Aristides S Bouras

By Aristides S Bouras

This publication is for somebody who desires to research laptop programming and is aware completely not anything approximately it. after all, when you are puzzling over no matter if this booklet goes to coach you the way to create impressive applets or amazing computing device or cellular functions, the answer's "no"—that is a task for different books. such a lot of books available in the market can train you these talents in Python, C#, or Java. lots of them even declare that they could train you in 24 hours! Don’t giggle! They most likely can do this, yet them all take something for granted—that the reader understands a few fundamentals approximately laptop programming. None of these books, regrettably, bothers to educate you first thing amateur programmer must examine, that is "Algorithmic Thinking." Algorithmic pondering includes greater than simply studying code. it's a challenge fixing technique that comprises studying how one can code. With over seven hundred pages, and containing greater than three hundred solved and four hundred unsolved routines, over 450 true/false, one hundred fifty a number of selection, and a hundred and eighty assessment questions (the suggestions and the solutions to which are discovered at the Internet), this e-book is perfect for college students, academics, professors, newbies or general programmers, or for someone who desires to begin studying or instructing laptop programming utilizing the right kind conventions and strategies.

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The Definitive Guide To Jython: Python For The Java™ by Josh Juneau

By Josh Juneau

Jython is an open resource implementation of the high-level, dynamic, object-oriented scripting language Python seamlessly built-in with the Java platform. The predecessor to Jython, JPython, is qualified as a hundred% natural Java. Jython is freely on hand for either advertisement and noncommercial use and is shipped with resource code. Jython is complementary to Java.

The Definitive advisor to Jython, written via the reliable Jython staff leads, covers Jython 2.5 (or 2.5.x)—from the fundamentals to extra complicated positive factors. This ebook starts with a quick advent to the language after which trips via Jython's diversified positive aspects and uses.

The Definitive advisor to Jython is geared up for novices in addition to complex clients of the language. The publication presents a normal evaluation of the Jython language itself, however it additionally comprises intermediate and complicated themes relating to database, internet, and graphical person interface (GUI) functions; internet services/SOA; and integration, concurrency, and parallelism, to call a number of.

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Rapid GUI Programming with Python and Qt (Prentice Hall Open by Mark Summerfield

By Mark Summerfield

The Insider's Best-Practice consultant to fast PyQt four GUI Development
Whether you're construction GUI prototypes or full-fledged cross-platform GUI purposes with local look-and-feel, PyQt four is your quickest, least difficult, strongest resolution. Qt specialist Mark Summerfield has written the definitive best-practice consultant to PyQt four development.

With Rapid GUI Programming with Python and Qt you'll how you can construct effective GUI purposes that run on all significant working structures, together with home windows, Mac OS X, Linux, and lots of types of Unix, utilizing a similar resource code for them all. Summerfield systematically introduces each center GUI improvement procedure: from dialogs and home windows to facts dealing with; from occasions to printing; and extra. in the course of the book's reasonable examples you'll find a thoroughly new PyQt 4-based programming process, in addition to assurance of many new themes, from PyQt 4's wealthy textual content engine to complex model/view and graphics/view programming. each key suggestion is illuminated with real looking, downloadable examples—all verified on home windows, Mac OS X, and Linux with Python 2.5, Qt 4.2, and PyQt 4.2, and on home windows and Linux with Qt 4.3 and PyQt 4.3.

Coverge includes
* Python fundamentals for each PyQt developer: facts kinds, information constructions, keep watch over buildings, periods, modules, and more
* center PyQt GUI programming recommendations: dialogs, major home windows, and customized dossier formats
* utilizing Qt fashion designer to layout person interfaces, and to enforce and try dialogs, occasions, the Clipboard, and drag-and-drop
* development customized widgets: Widget variety Sheets, composite widgets, subclassing, and more
* taking advantage of Qt 4.2's new graphics/view architecture
* Connecting to databases, executing SQL queries, and utilizing shape and desk views
* complicated model/view programming: customized perspectives, standard delegates, and more
* imposing on-line support, internationalizing purposes, and utilizing PyQt's networking and multithreading facilities

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