Best Books of the Week

Official Google Cloud Certified Professional Data Engineer Study Guide
by Dan Sullivan
352 Pages · 2020 · 17.7 MB · 2,345 Downloads · New!
ASP.NET Core 3 is the latest evolution of Microsoft’s ASP.NET web platform and provides a “host-agnostic” framework and a high-productivity programming model that promotes cleaner code architecture, test-driven development, and powerful extensibility.
Building Single Page Applications in .NET Core 3
by Michele Aponte
117 Pages · 2020 · 2.4 MB · 2,773 Downloads · New!
Attention .NET developers who no longer want to use JavaScript for your front end. Quickly and efficiently learn how to use C# for your single-page application (SPA) thanks to Blazor.
Pro ASP.NET Core 3, 8th Edition
by Adam Freeman
1400 Pages · 2020 · 38.3 MB · 2,835 Downloads · New!
ASP.NET Core 3 is the latest evolution of Microsoft’s ASP.NET web platform and provides a “host-agnostic” framework and a high-productivity programming model that promotes cleaner code architecture, test-driven development, and powerful extensibility.
Advanced Perl Programming
by William "Bo" Rothwell
308 Pages · 2020 · 4.9 MB · 3,822 Downloads · New!
William “Bo” Rothwell’s Advanced Perl Programming continues where his previous book left off, more or less, as it guides you through advanced techniques of the Perl programming language starting with command-line options, references, and arrays and hashes from advanced data types.  Next, you’ll learn about typeglobs for symbolic entries.
DevSecOps for .NET Core
by Afzaal Ahmad Zeeshan
300 Pages · 2020 · 7.1 MB · 4,051 Downloads · New!
Automate core security tasks by embedding security controls and processes early in the DevOps workflow through DevSecOps. You will not only learn the various stages in the DevOps pipeline through examples of solutions developed and deployed using .NET Core, but also go through open source SDKs and toolkits that will help you to incorporate automation, security, and compliance.
Mastering 3D Printing, 2nd Edition
by Joan Horvath, Rich Cameron
368 Pages · 2020 · 10.4 MB · 4,353 Downloads · New!
Get the most out of your printer, including how to design models, choose materials, work with different printers, and integrate 3D printing with traditional prototyping to make techniques like sand casting more efficient.This book is for new 3D printer owners, makers of all kinds, entrepreneurs, technology educators, and anyone curious about what you can do with a 3D printer.
Leaving Atlanta
by Tayari Jones
272 Pages · 2015 · 1 MB · 1,322 Downloads · New!
The “Leaving Atlanta” is a thriller, fiction, and murder novel that brings powerful insight into the true story of Atlanta’s serial murders of children. Leaving Atlanta is written by the author Tayari Jones. Tayari holds degrees from Spelman College, Arizona State University, and the University of Lowa. She is the author of four novels, including The Untelling, Silver Sparrow, An American Marriage, and Leaving Atlanta. Tayari Jones’s unique style and beautiful writing style are very evident throughout the reading. This story has many surprising twists and turns, and characters with secrets and depths that provide for some very satisfying revelations.
Breath
by James Nestor
304 Pages · 2015 · 2 MB · 3,478 Downloads · New!
The “Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art” is a self-help book which reveals how to improve our life. James Nestor is the author of this book. James is a journalist who has written for Outside Magazine, Men’s Journal, The Atlantic, National Public Radio, and more. In this book, James talks about breathing. He provides a deeper and broader look at how we breathe and reveals the remarkable story of how we began doing it wrong. With the help of this book, you will learn how to improve your breathing. Nestor talks about how disease and general ill-health arise from our inefficient breaths, and takes us on an evolutionary journey, as it explains how our modern life has changed the shape of our mouths and thus our breathing.
Feasting Wild
by Gina Rae La Cerva
336 Pages · 2015 · 2 MB · 4,688 Downloads · New!
The “Feasting Wild: In Search of the Last Untamed Food” is full of hunger-fueled adventures and learnings book that leads to a unique perspective. Gina Rae La Cerva is the author of this delicious book. Cerva is a geographer, environmental anthropologist and award-winning writer who has traveled extensively to research a variety of environmental and food-related topics. Cerva holds a Master of Environmental Science from Yale University’s School of Forestry and Environmental Studies and a Master of Philosophy from the University of Cambridge.
Hands-On Convolutional Neural Networks with TensorFlow
by Giounona Tzanidou, Iffat Zafar, Leonardo Araujo, Nimesh Patel, Richard Burton
272 Pages · 2015 · 18 MB · 2,922 Downloads · New!
The “Hands-On Convolutional Neural Networks with TensorFlow: Solve computer vision problems with modeling in TensorFlow and Python” is a great book for those who want to use Convolutional Neural Networks for solving real-world problems. Iffat Zafar, Giounona Tzanidou, Richard Burton, Nimesh Patel, and Leonardo Araujo are the authors of this great book. Convolutional Neural Networks are the most popular architectures used in computer vision apps. This book will guide the readers on how to train machine learning models with TensorFlow.