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Fire Phone: Out of the Box

Fire Phone: Out of the Box

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 25-JUL-2014

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Dive straight into hot Fire phone features you won’t find in any other device—like Firefly, Mayday, and Dynamic Perspective—with this concise hands-on guide. You probably already know how to call, text, and take photos with Amazon’s new phone, but where it really shines is in the innovative features you’ve never even seen before. This intuitive, easy-to-follow book opens the world of possibilities made possible by the Fire phone, right out of the box....

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Galaxy S5: The Missing Manual

Galaxy S5: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 25-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 18-JUL-2014

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Get the most out of Samsung’s Galaxy S5 smartphone right from the start. With clear instructions from technology expert Preston Gralla, this Missing Manual gives you a guided tour of Samsung's new flagship phone, including great new features such as the fingerprint scanner, heart rate sensor, and Download Booster. You’ll get expert tips and tricks for playing music, calling and texting, shooting photos and videos, and even getting some work done....

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OpenStack Swift

OpenStack Swift

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-OCT-2014

Insert Date: 16-JUL-2014

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Learn how to gain maximum benefit from Swift, the highly available, distributed, object/blob store for OpenStack. Written by members of the team who maintain Swift, this practical book gets system administrators up to speed on Swift’s use and administration, and includes advanced topics....

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Hands-On Programming with R

Hands-On Programming with R

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 25-JUL-2014

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Learn how to program by diving into the R language, and then use your newfound skills to solve practical data science problems. With this book, you’ll learn how to load data, assemble and disassemble data objects, navigate R’s environment system, write your own functions, and use all of R’s programming tools....

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Effective Modern C++

Effective Modern C++

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-OCT-2014

Insert Date: 11-JUL-2014

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At first glance, C++11 and C++14 are defined by the new features they introduce, e.g., auto type declarations, move semantics, lambda expressions, and concurrency support. Information on these features is easy to come by, but learning to apply them effectively (such that the resulting software is correct, efficient, maintainable, and portable) is more challenging. That’s the role of this book. It describes how to write effective software using C++11 and C++14, i.e., using modern C++....

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Hadoop Application Architectures

Hadoop Application Architectures

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-APR-2015

Insert Date: 10-JUL-2014

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Get expert guidance on architecting end-to-end data management solutions with Apache Hadoop. While many sources explain how to use various components in the Hadoop ecosystem, this practical book takes you through architectural considerations necessary to tie those components together into a complete tailored application, based on your particular use case. You'll also get detailed examples of architecture used in some of the most commonly found Hadoop applications....

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The Uncertain Web

The Uncertain Web

By: Rob Larsen

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-DEC-2014

Insert Date: 08-JUL-2014

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The best way to approach the web today is to forgo hard and fast rules and design for uncertainty. Embracing uncertainty as a core tenet of web development and scrapping the rules we’ve relied on in the past few years is the best bet for creating future proof web solutions. This book shows you how....

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FileMaker Pro 13: The Missing Manual

FileMaker Pro 13: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 07-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 29-JUN-2014

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You don’t need a technical background to build powerful databases with FileMaker Pro 13. This crystal-clear guide covers all new FileMaker Pro 13 features, such as its improved layout tools and enhanced mobile support. Whether you’re running a business, printing a catalog, or planning a wedding, you’ll learn how to customize your database to run on a PC, Mac, Web browser, or iOS device....

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Data Science at the Command Line

Data Science at the Command Line

By: Jeroen Janssens

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-OCT-2014

Insert Date: 26-JUN-2014

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In this practical guide, you’ll learn how to leverage the power of the command line for doing data science. By combining small, yet powerful, command-line tools, you can quickly obtain, scrub, explore, and model your data. Even if you’re already comfortable processing data with R or Python, being able to integrate the command line into your existing workflow will make you a more efficient and productive data scientist....

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WordPress: The Missing Manual, 2nd Edition

WordPress: The Missing Manual, 2nd Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 07-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 26-JUN-2014

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Whether you’re a budding blogger or seasoned Web designer, WordPress is a brilliant tool for creating websites, once you know how to tap its impressive features. The latest edition of this jargon-free Missing Manual shows you how to use WordPress 3.9’s themes, widgets, plug-ins, and souped-up editing and multimedia tools to build just about any kind of site....

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Becoming a Better Programmer

Becoming a Better Programmer

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-SEP-2014

Insert Date: 25-JUN-2014

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Pete Goodliffe, author of Code Craft, presents several lessons that will help you go beyond just being a good coder. You’ll learn how to become a better worker, a better team member, and even a better person. This is a book for people who care about code, who are passionate about the way they create it, and who want to do an even better job....

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Using WebPagetest

Using WebPagetest

By: Rick Viscomi; Andy Davies; Marcel Duran

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-DEC-2014

Insert Date: 25-JUN-2014

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Learn basic and advanced uses of WebPagetest, the performance measurement tool for optimizing websites. This practical guide shows users new to this tool how run tests and interpret results, and helps experienced users gain a better and more thorough understanding of hidden features in WebPagetest that make testing easier....

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Programming Google App Engine with Python

Programming Google App Engine with Python

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-OCT-2014

Insert Date: 24-JUN-2014

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Programming Google App Engine with Python teaches intermediate and advanced web developers how to build infinitely scalable applications with App Engine. This book describes ways to perform common development tasks using App Engine APIs and services, using App Engine’s Python runtime environment....

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Programming Google App Engine with Java

Programming Google App Engine with Java

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-OCT-2014

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Programming Google App Engine with Java teaches intermediate and advanced web developers how to build infinitely scalable applications with App Engine. This book describes ways to perform common development tasks using App Engine APIs and services, using App Engine’s Java runtime environment....

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Learning Spark

Learning Spark

By: Holden Karau; Andy Konwinski; Patrick Wendell; Matei Zaharia

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-FEB-2015

Insert Date: 24-JUN-2014

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The Web is getting faster, and the data it delivers is getting bigger. How can you handle everything efficiently? This book introduces Spark, an open source cluster computing system that makes data analytics fast to run and fast to write. With Spark, your job can load data into memory and query it repeatedly much quicker than with disk-based systems like Hadoop MapReduce....

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Social eCommerce

Social eCommerce

By: ; Jimmy Harding; Jennifer Sheahan

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 03-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 21-JUN-2014

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Discover how to extend brand reach and forming key business relationships through social media. With this guide, two highly respected experts in ecommerce, online marketing, and social media clearly explain how to increase online sales using social media, complete with case studies....

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Designing Mobile Payment Experiences

Designing Mobile Payment Experiences

By: Skip Allums

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 27-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 21-JUN-2014

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Author Skip Allums designs next-generation mobile banking and payments experiences for some of the world’s largest financial service providers. In this book, he offers on-the-ground insights into present and future design patterns in this space, as well as lessons learned and common pitfalls....

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Lightweight Django

Lightweight Django

By: ; Mark Lavin

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-NOV-2014

Insert Date: 20-JUN-2014

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Lightweight Django serves as a guide for intermediate Django users to hone their skills in leveraging it’s efficiency and utilities. Authors Julia Elman and Mark Lavin walk you through several projects, demonstrating how to create everything from creating Flask-like micro applications to building RESTful API’s architecture for a large scale project....

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Mobile and Web Messaging

Mobile and Web Messaging

By: Jeff Mesnil

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 15-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 18-JUN-2014

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The use of mobile devices is increasing and widening. Not only are smartphones and tablets connected to the Internet but also automation devices, car systems, and more. With the messaging technology covered in this practical guide, you’ll learn how to apply protocols that use the most critical resources (network bandwidth and memory usage) efficiently—and guarantee that the data will be effectively delivered even in the event of loss of network connectivity....

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Communicating Data with Tableau

Communicating Data with Tableau

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 01-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 17-JUN-2014

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Go beyond spreadsheets and tables and design a data presentation that really makes an impact. This practical guide shows you how to use Tableau Software to convert raw data into compelling data visualizations that provide insight or allow viewers to explore the data for themselves. You’ll learn how to craft articulate and creative data visualizations with Tableau Desktop 8.1 and Tableau Public 8.1....