Neural Networks: Tricks of the Trade By Grégoire Montavon, Geneviève Orr, Klaus-Robert Müller
2012 | 753 Pages | ISBN: 364235288X | PDF | 20 MB
The twenty last years have been marked by an increase in available data and computing power. In parallel to this trend, the focus of neural network research and the practice of training neural networks has undergone a number of important changes, for example, use of deep learning machines.
Developing Android on Android: Automate Your Device with Scripts and Tasks By Mike Riley
2013 | 220 Pages | ISBN: 1937785548 | EPUB + PDF | 7 MB + 25 MB
Take advantage of the open, tinker-friendly Android platform and make your device work the way you want it to. Quickly create Android tasks, scripts, and programs entirely on your Android device--no PC required. Learn how to build your own innovative Android programs and workflows with tools you can run on Android itself, and tailor the Android default user interface to match your mobile lifestyle needs. Apply your favorite scripting language to rapidly develop programs that speak the time and battery level, alert you to important events or locations, read your new email to you, and much more.
Single-Sensor Imaging Methods and Applications for Digital Cameras by Rastislav Lukac
English | 2008 | ISBN: 142005452X | 626 pages | PDF | 15,6 MB
A Decade of Extraordinary Growth
The past decade has brought a surge of growth in the technologies for digital color imaging, multidimensional signal processing, and visual scene analysis. These advances have been crucial to developing new camera-driven applications and commercial products in digital photography.
Sayed Hashimi, Satya Komatineni, Dave MacLean - Pro Android 2
Published: 2010-03-14 | ISBN: 1430226595 | PDF | 736 pages | 12 MB
Pro Android 2 shows how to build real-world and fun mobile applications using Google's latest Android software development kit. This new edition is updated for Android 2, covering everything from the fundamentals of building applications for embedded devices to advanced concepts such as custom 3D components, OpenGL, and touchscreens including gestures. While other Android development guides simply discuss topics, Pro Android 2 offers the combination of expert insight and real sample applications that work.
No Bullshit Social Media: The All-Business, No-Hype Guide to Social Media Marketing by Jason Falls, Erik Deckers
English | 2011-09-11 | ISBN: 0789748010 | 272 pages | PDF | 4,9 MB
The In-Your-Face, Results-Focused, No-"Kumbaya" Guide to Social Media for Business!
-Detailed techniques for increasing sales, profits, market share, and efficiency
-Specific solutions for brand-building, customer service, R&D, and reputation management
-Facts, statistics, real-world case studies, and rock-solid metrics
Horacio R. Corti, "Direct Alcohol Fuel Cells: Materials, Performance, Durability and Applications"
ISBN: 9400777078 | 2013 | PDF | 377 pages | 11.9 MB
Direct Alcohol Fuel Cells: Materials, Performance, Durability and Applications begins with an introductory overview of direct alcohol fuel cells (DAFC); it focuses on the main goals and challenges in the areas of materials development, performance, and commercialization. The preparation and the properties of the anodic catalysts used for the oxidation of methanol, higher alcohols, and alcohol tolerant cathodes are then described. The membranes used as proton conductors in DAFC are examined, as well as alkaline membranes, focusing on the electrical conductivity and alcohol permeability.
Model-Based Testing for Embedded Systems By Justyna Zander, Ina Schieferdecker, Pieter J. Mosterman
2011 | 668 Pages | ISBN: 1439818452 | PDF | 10 MB
What the experts have to say about Model-Based Testing for Embedded Systems:
"This book is exactly what is needed at the exact right time in this fast-growing area. From its beginnings over 10 years ago of deriving tests from UML statecharts, model-based testing has matured into a topic with both breadth and depth. Testing embedded systems is a natural application of MBT, and this book hits the nail exactly on the head. Numerous topics are presented clearly, thoroughly, and concisely in this cutting-edge book. The authors are world-class leading experts in this area and teach us well-used and validated techniques, along with new ideas for solving hard problems.
Preparing Scientific Illustrations: A Guide to Better Posters, Presentations, and Publications, 2nd edition
Mary H. Briscoe, "Preparing Scientific Illustrations: A Guide to Better Posters, Presentations, and Publications, 2nd edition"
2013 | ISBN-10: 0387945814 | 204 pages | PDF | 6 MB
Feed-Forward Neural Networks: Vector Decomposition Analysis, Modelling and Analog Implementation By Jouke Annema
1995 | 238 Pages | ISBN: 1461359902 | PDF | 21 MB
Feed-Forward Neural Networks: Vector Decomposition Analysis, Modelling and Analog Implementation presents a novel method for the mathematical analysis of neural networks that learn according to the back-propagation algorithm. The book also discusses some other recent alternative algorithms for hardware implemented perception-like neural networks. The method permits a simple analysis of the learning behaviour of neural networks, allowing specifications for their building blocks to be readily obtained.
2013 | 148 Pages | ISBN: 1937785734 | EPUB + PDF | 1 MB + 5 MB
Digital Image Processing: Concepts, Algorithms, and Scientific Applications, 3rd edition By Bernd Jähne
1995 | 412 Pages | ISBN: 3540592989 | PDF | 15 MB
This practical guidebook uses the concepts and mathematics familiar to students of the natural sciences to provide them with a working knowledge of modern techniques of digital image processing. It takes readers from basic concepts to current research topics and demonstrates how digital image processing can be used for data gathering in research. Detailed examples of applications on PC-based systems and ready-to-use algorithms enhance the text, as do nearly 200 illustrations (16 in color). The book also includes the most exciting recent advances such as reconstruction of 3-D objects from projections and the analysis of stereo images and image sequences.
Stan Wagon - Mathematica in Action: Problem Solving Through Visualization and Computation (3rd edition)
Published: 2010-07-12 | ISBN: 0387753664 | PDF | 578 pages | 20 MB
Justin Chang, "FilmCraft: Editing"
English | ISBN: 0240818644 | 2011 | EPUB | 192 pages | 10 MB
The value of the editor's craft to a finished film cannot be underestimated, and it's no surprise that directors rely heavily on the same editor again and again. This book employs stills and screenshots to show how an editor created a scene with the filmmaker and explores the complex relationship between a director who has just shot a movie and the editor who must complete the director's vision. Includes perspectives from Dylan Tichenor who has worked on Boogie Nights, Brokeback Mountain, There Will Be Blood and many others and Pietro Scalia, the great editor whose partners include Bertolucci, Van San, and Ridley Scott.
The Dream Team Nightmare: Boost Team Productivity Using Agile Techniques By Portia Tung
2013 | 300 Pages | ISBN: 1937785718 | EPUB + PDF | 1 MB + 5 MB
This first-ever interactive Agile Adventure is the gripping tale of an experienced team struggling with agile adoption. In this unique mashup of a business novel written in the gamebook format, you'll overcome common yet daunting challenges that come from using agile methods. As Jim, the agile coach, you'll learn to apply a range of thinking tools and techniques to real-life problems faced by teams and organizations. Find out what really works and what fails miserably from the consequences of your choices. And, unlike in the real world, if at first you don't succeed, you can make different choices until you get things right.
Financial and Management Accounting: An Introduction (4th Edition) by Pauline Weetman
English | April 4, 2009 | ISBN-10: 0273703692 | PDF | 824 pages | 10,9 mb
This revised and fully updated edition continues to provide students with a clear and well-structured introduction to financial and management accounting. This edition retains all of the classic features that have contributed to the book's success particularly its clarity of expression within a sound conceptual framework. There is a strong emphasis on the 'why' rather than simply the 'what' and ‘how'.
Huge Collection of eBooks to Learn Drawing
English (& some in Spanish) | +230 Books | PDF, CHM | Large Books Collection | 7.20 GB
Genre: eLearning Drawing
Designing with the Mind in Mind, Second Edition: Simple Guide to Understanding User Interface Design Guidelines
Jeff Johnson, "Designing with the Mind in Mind, Second Edition: Simple Guide to Understanding User Interface Design Guidelines"
English | ISBN: 0124079148 | 2014 | EPUB | 240 pages | 5,4 MB
In this completely updated and revised edition of Designing with the Mind in Mind, Jeff Johnson provides you with just enough background in perceptual and cognitive psychology that user interface (UI) design guidelines make intuitive sense rather than being just a list or rules to follow.
Evaluating Project Decisions: Case Studies in Software Engineering By Carol L. Hoover, Mel Rosso-Llopart, Gil Taran
2009 | 400 Pages | ISBN: 0321544560 | PDF | 5 MB
Effective decisions are crucial to the success of any software project, but to make better decisions you need a better decision-making process. In Evaluating Project Decisions, leading project management experts introduce an innovative decision model that helps you tailor your decision-making process to systematically evaluate all of your decisions and avoid the bad choices that lead to project failure.
Practical Virtualization Solutions: Virtualization from the Trenches By Kenneth Hess
2009 | 336 Pages | ISBN: 0137142978 | PDF | 13 MB
If you're involved in planning, deploying, or managing virtualization, this book brings together all the field-proven, in-the-trenches answers and solutions you'll need. Packed with examples and case studies, Practical Virtualization Solutions is a complete, self-paced, hands-on guide to creating a virtualized environment and driving maximum value from it throughout its entire lifecycle.
User Experience Re-Mastered: Your Guide to Getting the Right Design By Chauncey Wilson
2009 | 396 Pages | ISBN: 0123751144 | PDF | 9 MB
Good user interface design isn't just about aesthetics or using the latest technology. Designers also need to ensure their product is offering an optimal user experience. This requires user needs analysis, usability testing, persona creation, prototyping, design sketching, and evaluation through-out the design and development process.