Best Books of the Week

IoT Development for ESP32 and ESP8266 with JavaScript
by Peter Hoddie
639 Pages · 2020 · 8.9 MB · 3,989 Downloads · New!
This book introduces a new approach to embedded development, grounded in modern, industry-standard JavaScript. Using the same language that powers web browsers and Node.js, the Moddable SDK empowers IoT developers to apply many of the same tools and techniques used to build sophisticated websites and mobile apps.
Beginning Sensor Networks with XBee, Raspberry Pi, and Arduino, Second Edition
by Charles Bell
742 Pages · 2020 · 14.5 MB · 1,340 Downloads · New!
Build sensor networks with Python and MicroPython using XBee radio modules, Raspberry Pi, and Arduino boards. This revised and updated edition will put all of these together to form a sensor network, and show you how to turn your Raspberry Pi into a MySQL database server to store your sensor data!
Practical R 4
by Jon Westfall
332 Pages · 2020 · 21.6 MB · 3,878 Downloads · New!
Get started with an accelerated introduction to the R ecosystem, programming language, and tools including R script and RStudio. Utilizing many examples and projects, this book teaches you how to get data into R and how to work with that data using R. Once grounded in the fundamentals, the rest of Practical R 4 dives into specific projects and examples starting with running and analyzing a survey using R and LimeSurvey. Next, you`ll carry out advanced statistical analysis using R and MouselabWeb. Then, you’ll see how R can work for you without statistics, including how R can be used to automate data formatting, manipulation, reporting, and custom functions.
Beginning Unity Android Game Development
by Kishan Takoordyal
270 Pages · 2020 · 7.3 MB · 3,753 Downloads · New!
Master the art of programming games for Android using the Unity3D game engine. This book will help you understand basic concepts of game development in Unity. By the end of Beginning Unity Android Game Development, you will have the knowledge to confidently build an Android game.
Learn Data Mining Through Excel
by Hong Zhou
236 Pages · 2020 · 14.8 MB · 1,082 Downloads · New!
Use popular data mining techniques in Microsoft Excel to better understand machine learning methods.
JavaScript: The New Toys
by T. J. Crowder
216 Pages · 2020 · 12.4 MB · 1,752 Downloads · New!
All of JavaScript’s newest features, in depth, made easy to understand.
Practical hapi
by Kanika Sud
135 Pages · 2020 · 3.43 MB · 1,267 Downloads · New!
Understand the core concepts of hapi and learn to build RESTful APIs that are quick, useful, and productive. Created by the mobile team at Walmart Labs, hapi is a light Node.js framework that is perfect for building API servers, websites, and HTTP proxy applications. With this quick guide, you’ll learn the basics of hapi and use those skills to build an application and a REST API with MySQL. You’ll then wrap up with a Capstone project of industry relevance, understanding solution design, and how hapi fits into industry relevant projects for data driven apps.
Webpack for Beginners
by Mohamed Bouzid
145 Pages · 2020 · 4.3 MB · 1,602 Downloads · New!
Learn how to use Webpack from installation to configuration without the hassle of complex examples. Webpack has become one of the most popular module bundlers in recent years; it’s widely used by developers, companies, and organizations of all sizes, and many web frameworks use it for the management of their assets. If you are serious about web development these days then you must learn and understand Webpack.
Dynamics 365 Essentials, Second Edition
by Sarah Critchley
567 Pages · 2020 · 25.3 MB · 4,831 Downloads · New!
Discover what the Common Data Service is and how Dynamics 365 fits in the Power Platform. Learn how to set up core Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement functionality and build more customized processes using model-driven apps. This book covers the Dynamics 365 Online system for sales, customer service, marketing, field service, and Outlook integration.
Introducing Disaster Recovery with Microsoft Azure
by Bapi Chakraborty
333 Pages · 2020 · 7.1 MB · 4,948 Downloads · New!
Explore and learn the key building blocks of Microsoft Azure services and tools for implementing a disaster-recovery solution of any on-premises or cloud-based application. In this book, you will go through various aspects of planning, designing, and configuring a robust recovery solution on Azure.