Author David LangZero to Maker is part memoir and part how-to guidebook for anyone who is having thoughts like these:I feel like all I can do is write emails. I wish I had more hands-on skills even though I don't know what I would build...I have this one idea I've always wanted t....
Release Date 2017/09
Author David LangAre you possessed by the urge to invent, design, and make something that others enjoy, but don’t know how to plug into the Maker movement? In this book, you’ll follow author David Lang’s headfirst dive into the maker world and how he grew to be a successful entrepre....
Release Date 2013/09
Author Lena SiscoLena wrote You're Lying! because no matter what your profession or life circumstances, you need the skills to take control of a situation, detect deception, and reveal the truth. While you probably won't ever have to interrogate a detainee who doesn't want to tel....
Release Date 2015/04
Author Julie H. Beedon , Emily H. Axelrod , Richard H. AxelrodWe all need to involve others to accomplish tasks and achieve our goals, but all too often involving others seems like more trouble than it's worth. You Don't Have to Do It Alone Alone is the Swiss Army Knife of involvement—a set of tools that can be used in ....
Release Date 2004/09
Author Petter Mabäcker , Pierre-Jean TexierCreate unique and amazing projects by using the powerful combination of Yocto and Raspberry PiAbout This BookSet up and configure the Yocto Project efficiently with Raspberry PiDeploy multimedia applications from existing Yocto/OE layersAn easy-to-follow guide to u....
Release Date 2016/06
XPages Portable Command Guide: A Compact Resource to XPages Application Development and the XSP Language
Author Dan O’Connor , Tony McGuckin , Maire Kehoe , Martin DonnellyA Practical Primer for XPages Application Development, Debugging, and PerformanceUsing XPages, Lotus® Notes® and Domino® developers can quickly create state-of-the-art web, mobile, and Notes client business applications using standard technologies like HTML, JavaScr....
Release Date 2012/02
X86 Assembly Language and C Fundamentals
Author Joseph CavanaghThe predominant language used in embedded microprocessors, assembly language lets you write programs that are typically faster and more compact than programs written in a high-level language and provide greater control over the program applications. Focusing on the ....
Release Date 2013/01
Author Loyd Blankenship , Lane BoydLearning to be a maker has never been more fun. Full-color cartoons and drawings lead you through the steps needed for making a wizard wand, a sanding block, a charging station for your phone or tablet, and a sturdy box with a hidden compartment. You'll learn how ....
Release Date 2017/03
Wiser: Getting Beyond Groupthink to Make Better Decisions
Author Reid Hastie , Cass SunsteinWhy are group decisions so hard?Since the beginning of human history, people have made decisions in groups—first in families and villages, and now as part of companies, governments, school boards, religious organizations, or any one of countless other groups. And ha....
Release Date 2015/01
Wireless Security: Know It All
Author Jon S. Wilson , Chris Lanthem , Frank Thornton , George L Stefanek , Timothy StapkoThe Newnes Know It All Series takes the best of what our authors have written to create hard-working desk references that will be an engineer's first port of call for key information, design techniques and rules of thumb. Guaranteed not to gather dust on a sh....
Release Date 2011/04
Wired for Thought: How the Brain Is Shaping the Future of the Internet
Author Jeffrey M. StibelIn this age of hypercompetition, the Internet constitutes a powerful tool for inventing radical new business models that will leave your rivals scrambling. But as brain scientist and entrepreneur Jeffrey Stibel explains in Wired for Thought, you have to understand i....
Release Date 2009/09
Wired for Survival: The Rational (and Irrational) Choices We Make, from the Gas Pump to Terrorism
Author Margaret M. PolskiLessons from the Cutting-Edge of Neuroscience: “Remapping” to Thrive in the New Global Economy!“Do you ever wonder how you think? If you do, this book will fascinate and inform you. If you don’t, you will after reading this book. Either way, you’ll enjoy learning ho....
Release Date 2008/09
Winning LEGO MINDSTORMS Programming
Author Mannie Lowe , James J. TrobaughWinning LEGO MINDSTORMS Programming is your ticket to successfully programming for fun and competition with LEGO MINDSTORMS and the NXT-G programming language commonly used in FIRST LEGO League events. The book is a companion title to author James Trobaugh's acclai....
Release Date 2012/11
Winning Design!: LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Design Patterns for Fun and Competition
Author James J. TrobaughWinning Design! LEGO Mindstorms NXT Design Patterns for Fun and Competition is about design that works. It's about building with LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT for fun, for education, but especially for competition. Author James Trobaugh is an experienced coach and leader in ....
Release Date 2010/12
Winning Design!: LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Design Patterns for Fun and Competition, Second Edition
Author James Jeffrey TrobaughDesign that works! It's what you need if you're building and competing with LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 robotics. You'll find uses for the new light sensors and gyro sensors in navigation, helping you to follow lines and make turns more consistently. Approach collision ....
Release Date 2017/06
Windows 10 for the Internet of Things: Controlling Internet-Connected Devices from Raspberry PiManage and control Internet-connected devices from Windows and Raspberry Pi. Master the Windows 10 IoT Core application programming interface and feature set to develop Internet of Things applications on the Raspberry Pi using your Windows and .NET programming skills. New in this edition is coverage....
Windows 10 for the Internet of Things
Author Charles BellManage and control Internet-connected devices from Windows and Raspberry Pi. Master the Windows IoT Core application programming interface and feature set to develop Internet of Things applications on the Raspberry Pi using your Windows and .NET programming skills.....
Release Date 2016/12
Author Mohd. Hasan AliUnlike conventional power plants, wind plants emit no air pollutants or greenhouse gases—and wind energy is a free, renewable resource. However, the induction machines commonly used as wind generators have stability problems similar to the transient stability of syn....
Release Date 2017/12
Why You Need Smart Enough Systems
Author Neil Raden , James TaylorIt is commonly believed that the computer-based systems most organizations rely on to support their businesses are not very smart. Many of the business decisions these companies make tend to be hidden in systems that make poor decisions, or don't make them at all. ....
Release Date 2007/05
Author Sarah Pedersen'Weblogging' or ‘blogging’ has joined e-mail and Internet home pages as one of the most popular uses of the Internet. This book focuses on the British blogosphere, comparing British bloggers to the more researched US. Motivations covered include the desire to conn....
Release Date 2010/06
Author Igor Skrjanc , Saso Blazic , Andrej Zdesar , Gregor KlancarWheeled Mobile Robotics: From Fundamentals Towards Autonomous Systemscovers the main topics from the wide area of mobile robotics, explaining all applied theory and application. The book gives the reader a good foundation, enabling them to continue to more advanced....
Release Date 2017/02
Author Peter NeuwirthWe weigh every significant decision based on how it will affect our future. But when it comes to figuring that out, we mostly make the process up as we go along. While financial professional Peter Neuwirth can't help you actually predict the future, he can offer a ....
Release Date 2015/03
What's the Future of Business?: Changing the Way Businesses Create Experiences
Author Brian Solis"In today's rapidly changing digital environment, Darwinism is alive and well. What's the Future of Business doesn't just explore trends and theories; it introduces a dynamic, actionable path to transformation."—Evan Greene, CMO, The Recording Academy, Producers ....
Release Date 2013/03
What You Should Know About Yield Curve Investment Trends
Author Tom LydonThis Element is an excerpt from The ETF Trend Following Playbook: Profiting from Trends in Bull or Bear Markets with Exchange Traded Funds (ISBN: 9780137029013) by Tom Lydon. Available in print and digital formats.The yield curve demystified: what it is, why it matt....
Release Date 2010/03
What Size House or Wedding Can I Afford?: Keeping Your Spending Realistic, and Smart
Author Gregory KarpThis Element is an excerpt from Living Rich by Spending Smart: How to Get More of What You Really Want (ISBN: 9780132350099) by Gregory Karp.¿Available in print and digital formats.¿Don’t make yourself “house poor”--or “wedding bankrupt”!¿Buying a house remains part....
Release Date 2010/02
What Matters Most in Internet Retailing
Author David R. Bell , Jeonghye Choi , Leonard LodishOnline retailing is far and away the fastest growing retail sector in the United States. The growth is being fed by two forces: (1) traditional retailers are getting their “Internet acts” together, and (2) “pure play” retailers are becom....
Release Date 2012/10
What Is the Internet of Things?
Author Jon Bruner , Mike LoukidesThis report is a revision of Building a Solid World, by the same authors, released in February 2014.The Internet of Things (IoT) is more than just a category of electronics. It represents an approach to blending software and hardware, drawing on the strengths of ea....
Release Date 2015/01
Web Programming and Internet Technologies, 2nd Edition
Author ScobeyWeb Programming and Internet Technologies: An E-Commerce Approach is written for the one-term web programming course for first or second year students. I features a hands-on learning approach where students are provided with information on a need to know basis. The....
Release Date 2016/09
Author David Lindsay , Gareth Heyes , Eduardo Alberto Vela Nava , Mario HeiderichWeb applications are used every day by millions of users, which is why they are one of the most popular vectors for attackers. Obfuscation of code has allowed hackers to take one attack and create hundreds-if not millions-of variants that can evade your security mea....
Release Date 2011/01