Creating Android Applications: Develop and Design

Capturing more than half of the global smartphone market, Google’s Android mobile platform offers a vibrant and growing marketplace for developers. In this book, Android programming expert Chris Haseman shows you how to use the powerful set of Android tools to begin writing the next generation of Android applications. Chris provides a complete introduction to developing for Google’s mobile OS, offering tons of insights and hard-earne...

Cisco ACI Cookbook

Key Features Confidently provision your virtual and physical infrastructure for application deployment Integrate Cisco ACI with hypervisors and other third party devices Packed with powerful recipes to automate your IT operations Book Description Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) is a tough architecture that automates IT tasks and accelerates datacenter application deployments. This book focuses on practical recipes to h...

Practical Guide to Cluster Analysis in R

Although there are several good books on unsupervised machine learning, we felt that many of them are too theoretical. This book provides practical guide to cluster analysis, elegant visualization and interpretation. It contains 5 parts. Part I provides a quick introduction to R and presents required R packages, as well as, data formats and dissimilarity measures for cluster analysis and visualization. Part II covers partitioning clu...

Taschenbuch Multimedia

Das Taschenbuch Multimedia wendet sich an Studierende der innovativen Studiengänge rund um das Thema Multimedia sowie an Web-Designer und -Entwickler. Es soll als kompaktes Nachschlagewerk für alle dienen, die mit modernen digitalen Medien neue kreative Ideen umsetzen wollen. Zum Inhalt: - Digitalisierung und Datenkompression, Typografie, Grafik, Audio und Video, Multimedia-Hardware und -Software, Mediendesign und Medienintegration w...

Content Everywhere

Care about content? Better copy isn't enough. As devices and channels multiply--and as users expect to easily relate, share, and shift information--we need content that can go more places, more easily. This book will help you stop creating fixed, single-purpose content and start making it more future-ready, flexible, and reusable.

Interfaces on Trial 2.0

We live in an interoperable world. Computer hardware and software products from different manufacturers can exchange data within local networks and around the world using the Internet. The competition enabled by this compatibility between devices has led to fast-paced innovation and prices low enough to allow ordinary users to command extraordinary computing capacity. In Interfaces on Trial 2.0, Jonathan Band and Masanobu Katoh inves...

Computing: A Concise History

The history of computing could be told as the story of hardware and software, or the story of the Internet, or the story of "smart" hand-held devices, with subplots involving IBM, Microsoft, Apple, Facebook, and Twitter. In this concise and accessible account of the invention and development of digital technology, computer historian Paul Ceruzzi offers a broader and more useful perspective. He identifies four major threads that run t...

Visual Design for the Modern Web

Just as great artists must understand their tools, great Web designers must understand the technology behind their art. In Visual Design for the Web, author Penny McIntire shows novice Web designers how to use their tools--including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript--in conjunction with the principles of aesthetics and usability to become masters of their craft. Chapters begin with explanations of the terminology and techniques of web struct...

IT-Sicherheit: Konzepte - Verfahren - Protokolle

Ergebnisse von Sicherheitsanalysen und die wachsende Zahl an Angriffen auf vernetzte IT-Systeme verdeutlichen die großen Sicherheitsprobleme, denen heutige und zukünftige IT-Systeme ausgesetzt sind. In diesem Buch stellt Claudia Eckert die zur Umsetzung der Sicherheitsanforderungen benötigten Verfahren und Protokolle detailliert vor und erläutert sie anschaulich anhand von Fallbeispielen. Im Vordergrund steht dabei, die Ursachen für ...

A Gift of Fire: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues for Computing Technology, 4th Edition

A Gift of Fire: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues for Computing Technology, 4e is ideal for courses in Computer Ethics and Computers and Society. It is also a useful reference for computer science professionals or anyone interested in learning more about computing technology and its overarching impact. Sara Baase explores the social, legal, philosophical, ethical, political, constitutional, and economic implications of computing and ...