Real World OCaml: Functional programming for the masses

By Yaron Minsky, Anil Madhavapeddy, Jason Hickey

This fast-moving educational introduces you to OCaml, an industrial-strength programming language designed for expressiveness, security, and velocity. in the course of the book’s many examples, you’ll speedy find out how OCaml sticks out as a device for writing quickly, succinct, and readable structures code.

Real international OCaml takes you thru the ideas of the language at a brisk speed, after which is helping you discover the instruments and strategies that make OCaml an efficient and functional software. within the book’s 3rd part, you’ll delve deep into the main points of the compiler toolchain and OCaml’s basic and effective runtime system.

  • Learn the rules of the language, equivalent to higher-order features, algebraic information kinds, and modules
  • Explore complex gains akin to functors, top quality modules, and objects
  • Leverage middle, a finished general-purpose general library for OCaml
  • Design powerful and reusable libraries, benefiting from OCaml’s method of abstraction and modularity
  • Tackle useful programming difficulties from command-line parsing to asynchronous community programming
  • Examine profiling and interactive debugging options with instruments akin to GNU gdb

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Raspberry Pi Robotics Projects - Second Edition

Get the main out of Raspberry Pi to construct captivating robotics projects

About This Book

  • Make your initiatives speak and comprehend speech with the Raspberry Pi
  • Use a customary webcam to make your tasks see and increase imaginative and prescient capabilities
  • Full of easy, easy-to-understand directions to carry your Raspberry Pi on-line to advance robotics projects
  • Describe how you can entry the GPIO pins to supply entry to a wide range of extra capabilities

Who This e-book Is For

This ebook is for fanatics who are looking to use the Raspberry Pi to construct advanced robotics tasks. simply by the step by step directions during this booklet, you could build advanced robotics initiatives that could circulate, speak, hear, see, swim, or fly. No prior Raspberry Pi robotics event is believed, yet even specialists will locate unforeseen and engaging info during this important guide.

What you are going to Learn

  • Unbox, power-up, and configure Raspberry Pi with Ubuntu, a strong model of Linux
  • Exercise imaginative and prescient regulate on your initiatives to tell apart colours, styles, or movements
  • Apply and keep an eye on speech software program to permit your initiatives to speak
  • Discover exterior to let your robotics tasks to move
  • Create advanced robotics initiatives which can circulate, swim, or perhaps fly
  • Interact together with your initiatives wirelessly so as to be really autonomous
  • Use the GPIO to speak with exterior sensors

In Detail

This publication starts off with the necessities of turning at the uncomplicated undefined. It offers the aptitude to interpret your instructions and feature your robotic begin activities. during this moment variation, you are going to research extra specifics on how one can use the Raspberry Pi's GPIO pins to speak with and keep an eye on quite a lot of extra hardware.

Teaching you to take advantage of the Raspberry Pi from scratch, this booklet will speak about quite a lot of functions that may be completed with it. those features comprise voice reputation, human-like speech simulation, laptop imaginative and prescient, motor keep watch over, GPS situation, and instant keep watch over. you are going to then mix those features to create your individual robotics tasks. by means of the top of the e-book, it is possible for you to to hire the Raspberry Pi to construct a few complicated and spell binding robotics initiatives with ease.

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Steve Jobs: Thinking Differently

By Patricia Lakin

This must-read biography of Steve Jobs presents an “absorbing, special account of Apple’s first heady days” 'School Library Journal' and past, and is specifically written for a more youthful audience.

Visionary. Pioneer. Little terror. Entrepreneur. Inventor. collage dropout. artistic genius.

These are only a number of the phrases used to explain the overdue Steve Jobs, cofounder, chairman, and leader govt officer of Apple Inc. during this finished biography for heart grade readers, realize the tale of the “Thomas Edison of our time.”

Originally released in 2012, this revised variation contains 8 pages of images in addition to a timeline and index.

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Learning Python: Powerful Object-Oriented Programming

By Mark Lutz

Google and YouTube use Python simply because it is hugely adaptable, effortless to take care of, and allows swift improvement. as a way to write high quality, effective code that is simply built-in with different languages and instruments, this hands-on booklet may help you be efficient with Python fast -- no matter if you are new to programming or simply new to Python. it is an easy-to-follow self-paced educational, in line with writer and Python professional Mark Lutz's well known education direction.

Each bankruptcy incorporates a stand-alone lesson on a key section of the language, and contains a special try Your wisdom part with useful routines and quizzes, so that you can perform new talents and try your knowing as you pass. you will find plenty of annotated examples and illustrations that can assist you start with Python 3.0.

Learn approximately Python's significant integrated item kinds, reminiscent of numbers, lists, and dictionariesCreate and procedure items utilizing Python statements, and research Python's common syntax modelStructure and reuse code utilizing services, Python's easy procedural toolLearn approximately Python modules: applications of statements, services, and different instruments, equipped into higher componentsDiscover Python's object-oriented programming device for structuring codeLearn concerning the exception-handling version, and improvement instruments for writing higher programsExplore complex Python instruments together with decorators, descriptors, metaclasses, and Unicode processing

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Teach Yourself VISUALLY Android Phones and Tablets

The speedy and straightforward method for visible beginners to wake up to hurry on Android

Packed with step by step, image-driven suggestions, this must-have visible booklet bargains the most recent tips for buying the main from your Android units that run at the latest types of the Android OS. by utilizing transparent, visible guide, you are going to how you can entry, obtain, and revel in books, apps, tune, and video content material in addition to ship photographs and emails, edit media in your telephones and drugs, sync with computing device and different units and prone, and successfully multi-task.

  • Offers beginning-to-intermediate point assurance at the most modern Android beneficial properties for either skilled Android clients and people new to the Android family
  • Addresses a number of quirks certain to the Android telephones and capsules and discusses how one can deal with them
  • Features full-color illustrations to accompany the step by step directions, aimed toward readers who research top after they can see how issues are done

Teach your self VISUALLY Android telephones and Tablets is a perfect source in case you examine most sensible through visible guidance!

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Advanced FPGA Design: Architecture, Implementation, and Optimization

By Steve Kilts

This publication offers the complex problems with FPGA layout because the underlying topic of the paintings. In perform, an engineer often has to be mentored for a number of years earlier than those ideas are correctly applied. the subjects that would be mentioned during this publication are necessary to designing FPGA's past average complexity. The aim of the ebook is to offer functional layout ideas which are another way in basic terms to be had via mentorship and real-world event.

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PC Powerplay (August 2013)

Computing device PowerPlay is Australia's unique and best-selling computing device video games journal, with a hundred% Australian content material. Its special, trained and fun sort is broadly revered. delivering a mixture of video games and insurance, the journal provides an entire photograph for the computer leisure fanatic. Breaking information of latest video games, detailing reports of upcoming video games, and assisting readers make feel of the array of and tech items that hit the industry every month. computing device Powerplay doesn’t simply advertise tech, it benchmarks and analyses it to assist avid gamers take advantage of clever deciding to buy choice.

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Computing Meaning: Volume 4 (Text, Speech and Language Technology)

This e-book is a suite of papers by means of top researchers in computational semantics. It offers a cutting-edge assessment of contemporary and present examine in computational semantics, together with descriptions of recent tools for developing and enhancing assets for semantic computation, similar to WordNet, VerbNet, and semantically annotated corpora. It additionally offers new statistical tools in semantic computation, comparable to the appliance of distributional semantics within the compositional calculation of sentence meanings. Computing the that means of sentences, texts, and spoken or texted discussion is the last word problem in ordinary language processing, and the foremost to a variety of fascinating functions. The breadth and intensity of assurance of this booklet makes it compatible as a reference and review of the nation of the sphere for researchers in Computational Linguistics, Semantics, machine technological know-how, Cognitive technology, and synthetic Intelligence. ​

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IP Networking over Next-Generation Satellite Systems: International Workshop, Budapest, July 2007

This workshop lawsuits introduces the most recent recommendations and developments in IP-based functions and satellite tv for pc networking. It explains many facets of complicated satellite tv for pc networking platforms, equivalent to deployment of IPv6 over satellites, operating with WLAN and WiMax, and principles referring to multi-segment networks. furthermore, the ebook covers hot-button matters resembling protection, structure development, source allocation, video networking, and repair integration.

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