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Energy-Aware Memory Management for Embedded Multimedia Systems: A Computer-Aided Design Approach

Energy-Aware Memory Management for Embedded Multimedia Systems: A Computer-Aided Design Approach

By: Florin Balasa; Dhiraj Pradhan

Publisher: Chapman and Hall/CRC

Publication Date: 16-NOV-2011

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Providing an algebraic framework for memory management tasks, this book illustrates how to optimize energy consumption in memory subsystems using CAD solutions. It covers data-dependence analysis techniques, memory size estimation methods, extensions of mapping approaches, and memory banking approaches. The book shows how these techniques are used to evaluate the data storage of an application, reduce dynamic and static energy consumption, design energy-efficient address generation units, and much more. The algorithmic style of the text should help readers create prototype software tools...

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Robot Building for Teens

Robot Building for Teens

By: Behnam Salemi

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 09-APR-2014

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Robotics--the design and creation of robots--is one of the most exciting and fast-growing areas of technology today. Robots are essentially computers with physical bodies; they can sense their environment, make decisions, and perform actions. They come in all shapes and sizes and are being used in almost every area of society--from business and industry to science, medicine, communications, entertainment, and beyond. While modern robots can be quite complex, the fundamental principles of robot building can be learned by any interested beginner. If you've ever thought about building your own...

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LEGO Mindstorms EV3: Build and Program your Own LEGO Robots

LEGO Mindstorms EV3: Build and Program your Own LEGO Robots

By: Marziah Karch

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 15-AUG-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. The eagerly-awaited LEGO Mindstorms EV3 robotics platform has arrived! It’s only the third Mindstorms model revision since 1998, and it’s already today’s #1 platform for everyone who wants to do modern robotics without complex wiring or soldering. Now, there’s a complete, step-by-step full-color tutorial for the LEGO Mindstorms EV3: all you need to know, including the basic programming knowledge you need (and most introductory guides skip)! You’ll start by “unboxing” your new EV3 kit, and getting to know every component, from motors and...

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Raspberry Pi Projects for Kids

Raspberry Pi Projects for Kids

By: Daniel Bates

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Start your own coding adventure with your kids by creating cool and exciting games and applications on the Raspberry Pi Learn how to use your own Raspberry Pi device to create your own applications, including games, interactive maps, and animations Become a computer programmer by using the Scratch and Python languages to create all sorts of cool applications and games Get hands-on with electronic circuits to turn your Raspberry Pi into a nifty sensor In Detail Technology today is growing rapidly, with all sorts of cool gadgets, applications, and games made thanks to the...

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Das LEGO®-MINDSTORMS®-EV3-Labor

Das LEGO®-MINDSTORMS®-EV3-Labor

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Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 18-MAR-2014

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Das LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Labor stellt das EV3-Kit vor und erklärt alles Wesentliche, um einen Roboter damit zu konstruieren. Es enthält eine vollständige Anleitung zur Erstellung von fünf Robotern: - das Geländefahrzeug ROV3R, das Hindernis umfährt- ein ferngesteuertes Fahrzeug SUP3R CAR, - BLAST3R DROID, ein Dreifußrobot, der Vor- und Zurücklaufen kannund zwei weitere tolle Robots: - WATCHGOOZ3 (eine "Wach-Gans") und T-R3X. Autor Daniele Benedettelli ist Robotik-Experte, High-School-Lehrer Robotik und Mitglied der LEGO MINDSTORMS Expertpanels....

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Raspberry Pi, 2nd Edition

Raspberry Pi, 2nd Edition

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Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 17-MAR-2014

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Das Buch bietet Ihnen alles, was Sie brauchen, um den Raspberry Pi zum Leben zu erwecken und coole Sachen damit anzustellen. Sie werden den Pi mit Ihrem Heimnetzwerk verbinden, um im Web zu surfen oder Nachrichten zu twittern. Sie erfahren, wie man mit dem Pi-Standard-Browser Midori zurechtkommt oder den Pi in ein Kiosk-System verwandelt.Machen Sie aus dem Pi einen Webserver oder ein leistungsstarkes Multimedia-Center. Spielen Sie Videospiele und lernen Sie, die GPIO-Anschlüsse auf dem Raspberry Pi für Elektronikprojekte zu nutzen. Neu in dieser Auflage ist ein komplettes Kapitel über Pi...

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Beginning LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3

Beginning LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3

By: Mark Rollins

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 29-JAN-2014

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Beginning LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 shows you how to create new fun and fantastic creations with the new EV3 programmable brick along with other new EV3 pieces and features. You'll learn the language of the EV3 brick, and then go on to create a variety of programmable vehicles using MINDSTORMS and Technic parts. You'll then move into creating robot parts, including robotic arms. You'll even learn how to make different types of MINDSTORMS walkers. Finally, you'll learn how to incorporate light and sound into your amazing EV3 creations. Whether you're a MINDSTORMS enthusiast wanting to know...

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Raspberry Pi Robotic Projects

Raspberry Pi Robotic Projects

By: Richard Grimmett

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 21-FEB-2014

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Create amazing robotic projects on a shoestring budget Make your projects talk and understand speech with Raspberry Pi Use standard webcam to make your projects see and enhance vision capabilities Full of simple, easy-to-understand instructions to bring your Raspberry Pi online for developing robotics projects In Detail Robotics development is accelerating, and an amazing array of new hardware and software capabilities are available to anyone with an interest in the area. Robots will soon be a part of our everyday life, and it will soon be as important to know how they...

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BeagleBone für Einsteiger

BeagleBone für Einsteiger

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Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 13-FEB-2014

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Viele lieben Mikrocontroller-Plattformen wie die Arduino- oder die Raspberry Pi-Plattform, aber wenn die Ansprüche an die verwendete Elektronik steigen, dann stoßen diese Mikrocontroller schnell an ihre Grenzen. Der BeagleBone-Mikrocontroller von Texas Instruments ist mit 2 GB On-Board-Speicher für die vorinstallierte Linux-Software ausgestattet und verfügt mit seinen USB-, 10/100-Mbit-Ethernet- und HDMI-Schnittstellen über vielfältige Anschlussmöglichkeiten. Das Buch führt in das Opensource-Hard- und Softwareprojekt BeagleBone ein und stellt reizvolle Elektronikprojekte vor, die mit Python...

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Make: Basic Arduino Projects

Make: Basic Arduino Projects

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Publisher: Maker Media, Inc

Publication Date: 04-MAR-2014

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This companion book to MakerShed's Ultimate Arduino Microcontroller Pack provides 26 clearly explained projects that you can build with this top-selling kit right away--including multicolor flashing lights, timers, tools for testing circuits, sound effects, motor control, and sensor devices. The kit features the Arduino Uno Microcontroller and a MakerShield, the definitive prototyping shield for Arduino....

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Monitorowanie otoczenia z Arduino

Monitorowanie otoczenia z Arduino

By: ; Patrick Di Justo

Publisher: Helion

Publication Date: 07-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 05-FEB-2014

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Zbuduj własne urządzenia pomiarowe z platformą Arduino! Arduino to niesamowita platforma, która otworzyła przed światem elektroniki mnóstwo nowych możliwości. Dzięki prostocie obsługi zdobyła rzeszę zwolenników, a to przełożyło się na ilość dostępnych w sieci materiałów i publikacji. Dla platformy Arduino opracowano liczne akcesoria, które pozwalają użytkownikowi rozbudować każdy układ. Dodatkowo istnieje też możliwość połączenia jej z kolejną popularną platformą Raspberry Pi. Z tym duetem osiągniesz wszystko! Ten fantastyczny podręcznik pokaże Ci, jak wykorzystać Arduino do zbierania...

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Make: AVR Programming

Make: AVR Programming

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Publisher: Maker Media, Inc

Publication Date: 07-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 29-JAN-2014

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Atmel's AVR microcontrollers are the chips that power Arduino, and are the go-to chip for many hobbyist and hardware hacking projects. In this book you'll set aside the layers of abstraction provided by the Arduino environment and learn how to program AVR microcontrollers directly. In doing so, you'll get closer to the chip and you'll be able to squeeze more power and features out of it. Each chapter of this book is centered around projects that incorporate that particular microcontroller topic. Each project includes schematics, code, and illustrations of a working project. ...

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LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Thinking Robots

LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Thinking Robots

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Publisher: No Starch Press

Publication Date: 15-DEC-2009

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LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Thinking Robots includes full building and programming instructions for two of Daniele Benedettelli's most unique creations—a brand new version of his famous Rubik's Cube solver and an interactive Tic-Tac-Toe playing robot....

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This books chapters on programming and design, CAD-style drawings, and abundance of screenshots make it easy for the reader to master the LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT kit and to build and program nine example robots. Chapters cover using the NXT programming language (NXT-G) as well as troubleshooting; design; software; sensors; Bluetooth; even how to create a NXT remote control....

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Getting Started with Intel Galileo

Getting Started with Intel Galileo

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Publisher: Maker Media, Inc

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Getting Started with the Intel Galileo gets you up and running with this new, x86-powered board that was developed in collaboration between Arduino and Intel. You'll learn how to set it up, connect it to your computer, and begin programming. You'll learn how to build electronics projects around the Galileo, and you'll explore the features and power that make it different from all the boards that came before. Developed in collaboration with the Intel Galileo team, and in consultation with members of the Arduino team, this is the definitive introduction to Intel's new board for makers....

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RFID Security and Privacy

RFID Security and Privacy

By: Yingjiu Li; Robert H. Deng; Elisa Bertino

Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers

Publication Date: 01-DEC-2013

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As a fast-evolving new area, RFID security and privacy has quickly grown from a hungry infant to an energetic teenager during recent years. Much of the exciting development in this area is summarized in this book with rigorous analyses and insightful comments. In particular, a systematic overview on RFID security and privacy is provided at both the physical and network level. At the physical level, RFID security means that RFID devices should be identified with assurance in the presence of attacks, while RFID privacy requires that RFID devices should be identified without disclosure of any...

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LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT One-Kit Wonders is packed with building and programming instructions for ten innovative robots. The book dives headfirst into the creative thrill of robot-building with models like Grabbot, Dragster, and The Hand. Step by step building instructions make it simple to construct even the most complex models while the detailed programming instructions teach you how a NXT program really works. ...

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Raspberry Pi Hacks

Raspberry Pi Hacks

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 20-DEC-2013

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With more than 60 practical and creative hacks, this book helps you turn Raspberry Pi into the centerpiece of some cool electronics projects. Want to create a controller for a camera or a robot? Set up Linux distributions for media centers or PBX phone systems? That’s just the beginning of what you’ll find inside Raspberry Pi Hacks....

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Exploring Arduino: Tools and Techniques for Engineering Wizardry

Exploring Arduino: Tools and Techniques for Engineering Wizardry

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 22-JUL-2013

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Learn to easily build gadgets, gizmos, robots, and more using Arduino Written by Arduino expert Jeremy Blum, this unique book uses the popular Arduino microcontroller platform as an instrument to teach you about topics in electrical engineering, programming, and human-computer interaction. Whether you're a budding hobbyist or an engineer, you'll benefit from the perfectly paced lessons that walk you through useful, artistic, and educational exercises that gradually get more advanced. In addition to specific projects, the book shares best practices in programming and design that you can...

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Beginning Sensor Networks with Arduino and Raspberry Pi

Beginning Sensor Networks with Arduino and Raspberry Pi

By: Charles Bell

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 20-NOV-2013

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Beginning Sensor Networks with Arduino and Raspberry Pi teaches you how to build sensor networks with Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and XBee radio modules, and even shows you how to turn your Raspberry Pi into a MySQL database server to store your sensor data! First you'll learn about the different types of sensors and sensor networks, including how to build a simple XBee network. Then you'll walk through building an Arduino-based temperature sensor and data collector, followed by building a Raspberry Pi-based sensor node. Next you'll learn different ways to store sensor data, including...