Design of Systems on a Chip: Design and Test By Ricardo Reis, Marcelo Soares Lubaszewski, Jochen A.G. Jess
2006 | 244 Pages | ISBN: 0387324992 | PDF | 3 MB
This book is the second of two volumes addressing the design challenges associated with new generations of semiconductor technology. The various chapters are compiled from tutorials presented at workshops in recent years by prominent authors from all over the world. Technology, productivity and quality are the main aspects under consideration to establish the major requirements for the design and test of upcoming systems on a chip.
The Fashion Designer Survival Guide, Revised and Expanded Edition: Start and Run Your Own Fashion Business by Mary Gehlhar
2008 | ISBN: 1427797102 | English | 304 pages | EPUB | 3 MB
Mary Gehlhar, author, industry authority, and consultant to hundreds of designers, including Zac Posen, Twinkle by Wenlan, Rebecca Taylor, and Cloak, gives readers behind-the-scenes insights and essential business information on creating and sustaining a successful career as an independent designer.
Joseph Mayo, "C# Unleashed"
English | ISBN: 067232122X | 2001 | 816 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Part I provides the most basic elements of C# language syntax.
Part II covers object and component programming in C#.
Part III introduces several of the class libraries available to C#.
Part IV gives those advanced topics for extreme performance and enterprise programming projects.
The Unified Process for Practitioners: Object-Oriented Design, UML and Java By John Hunt
2000 | 282 Pages | ISBN: 1852332751 | PDF | 10 MB
Unified Process for Practitioners guides the reader through the use of the Unified Modeling Language (UML) and the Unified Process, and their application to Java systems. It provides an easily accessible, step by step guide to applying UML and the Unified Process. The first part provides a practical introduction to object oriented analysis and design using the Unified Process. The UML is introduced, as necessary, throughout this section (and a complete listing of the UML is provided as an appendix). The second part focuses on the real world use of UML and the Unified Process, including a detailed case study taking a system from initial inception to Java implementation and a discussion of the relationship between UML and Java and how to apply the Unified Process to short term projects.
Beginning Ubuntu Linux: From Novice to Professional - Keir Thomas
2006 | ISBN: 1590596277 | PDF | 608 pages | 24 Mb
The book starts by introducing you to the world of Linux. Then it outlines Ubuntu installation in illustrated steps, after which youll learn how to configure every piece of everyday tech hardware such as your Internet connection, printers 3D graphics cards, Bluetooth devices, and much more. Then youll learn fun tasks such as listening to audio CDs and MP3s, watching movies, performing office tasks, and even image editing.
Oliver Inderwildi and Sir David King, "Energy, Transport, & the Environment: Addressing the Sustainable Mobility Paradigm"
English | ISBN: 1447127161 | 2012 | 784 pages | PDF | 15 MB
Sustainable mobility is a highly complex problem as it is affected by the interactions between socio-economic, environmental, technological and political issues. Energy, Transport, & the Environment: Addressing the Sustainable Mobility Paradigm brings together leading figures from business, academia and governments to address the challenges and opportunities involved in working towards sustainable mobility. Key thinkers and decision makers approach topics and debates including:
Siddhartha Shakya and Roberto Santana, "Markov Networks in Evolutionary Computation"
English | ISBN: 3642288995 | 2012 | 260 pages | PDF | 5 MB
Markov networks and other probabilistic graphical modes have recently received an upsurge in attention from Evolutionary computation community, particularly in the area of Estimation of distribution algorithms (EDAs). EDAs have arisen as one of the most successful experiences in the application of machine learning methods in optimization, mainly due to their efficiency to solve complex real-world optimization problems and their suitability for theoretical analysis.
Mixed Reality in Architecture, Design, and Construction By Xiangyu Wang, Marc Aurel Schnabel
2009 | 269 Pages | ISBN: 1402090870 | PDF | 24 MB
Mixed Reality is moving out of the research-labs into our daily lives. It plays an increasing role in architecture, design and construction. The combination of digital content with reality creates an exciting synergy that sets out to enhance engagement within architectural design and construction. State-of-the-art research projects on theories and applications within Mixed Reality are presented by leading researchers covering topics in architecture, design collaboration, construction and education. They discuss current projects and offer insight into the next wave of Mixed Reality possibilities.
DirectX 11.1 Game Programming By Pooya Eimandar
2013 | 146 Pages | ISBN: 184969480X | EPUB + PDF | 3 MB + 2 MB
DirectX is designed to create eye-popping 3-D visuals and immersive sound effects found in many of today's PC games. DirectX 11.1 includes numerous improvements from its previous version. It's designed to be more efficient, leverage the power of today's multi-core processors, and provide support for sophisticated shading and texturing techniques such as tessellation.
Up and Running with C++ By Jan Graba
1998 | 304 Pages | ISBN: 3540762345 | PDF | 13 MB
Up and Running with C++ provides readers with a quick guide to the fundamental concepts of object orientation (O-O) and their implementation in C++. Written in a user-friendly style, no prior knowledge of C or C++ is assumed. The book introduces the concepts and terminology of object-orientation using a step-by-step approach and shows how to implement the central concepts of O-O in C++. The building blocks of the C++ language are clearly presented with numerous examples that will give readers practice in writing applications. The book avoids excessive technical detail and will be ideal for programmers and students who need an easy-to-understand, comprehensive introduction to C++.
Brian Ritchie, "RavenDB High Performance"
English | ISBN: 178216698X | 2013 | 124 pages | PDF, EPUB | 5 MB
RavenDB is an exciting technology that challenges developers to reconsider their old ways of thinking about databases. In this day and age, Internet-scale applications require this fresh perspective. RavenDB High Performance moves beyond the basics and guides you through building scalable applications using the rich features and extensibility of RavenDB.
Sherlock: The Casebook by Guy Adams
2012 | ISBN: 1849904251 | English | 160 pages | Scan PDF | 35 MB
The first official guide to the BBC hit series Sherlock.
Fans of Sherlock Holmes will already be familiar with The Great Game -- in which all characters and events in the novels are assumed real and discussed accordingly. BBC hit Sherlock has brought Conan Doyle's legendary detective to a whole new audience and Sherlock: The Casebook is The Great Game for the next generation. This is no ordinary guide.
MDX with SSAS 2012 Cookbook By Sherry Li, Tomislav Piasevoli
2013 | 420 Pages | ISBN: 1849689601 | EPUB + PDF | 11 MB + 4 MB
MDX is the BI industry standard for multidimensional calculations and queries. Proficiency with this language is essential for the realization of your Analysis Services' full potential. MDX is an elegant and powerful language, and also has a steep learning curve.
SQL Server 2012 Analysis Services has introduced a new BISM tabular model and a new formula language, Data Analysis Expressions (DAX). However, for the multi-dimensional model, MDX is still the only query and expression language. For many product developers and report developers, MDX is the preferred language for both the tabular model and multi-dimensional model.
Effective Project Management: Traditional, Agile, Extreme by Robert K. Wysocki
2013 | ISBN: 1118729161 | English | 768 pages | PDF | 10 MB
The popular guide to the project management body of knowledge, now fully updated
Now in its seventh edition, this comprehensive guide to project management has long been considered the standard for both professionals and academics. With more than 32,000 copies sold in the last three editions, it has now been fully updated to cover the new PMBOK 5. Well-known expert Robert Wysocki has added more than 100 pages of new content based on instructor feedback, enhancing the coverage of best-of-breed methods and tools for ensuring project management success.
Photo Restoration and Retouching Using Corel PaintShop Photo Pro, Second Edition by Robert Correll
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1435456807 , 1435456815 | 416 pages | PDF | 25,2 MB
Fully revised to include coverage of the new features of PaintShop Photo Pro, Photo Restoration and Retouching Using Corel ? PaintShop Photo ? Pro, Second Edition teaches you how to use PaintShop Photo Pro's plethora of top-notch photo editing tools to retouch, enhance, and restore your photographs.