A Practical Introduction to Computer Vision with OpenCV

A Practical Introduction to Computer Vision with OpenCV

Explains the theory behind basic computer vision and provides a bridge from the theory to practical implementation using the industry standard OpenCV libraries Computer Vision is a rapidly expanding area and it is becoming progressively easier for developers to make use of this field due to the ready…

PRINCE2 For Dummies

PRINCE2 For Dummies

Whatever your project – no matter how big or small – PRINCE2 For Dummies, 2009 Edition is the perfect guide to using this project management method to help ensure its success. Fully updated with the 2009 practice guidelines, this book will take you through every step of a…

The Vienna LTE-Advanced Simulators

The Vienna LTE-Advanced Simulators

This book introduces the Vienna Simulator Suite for 3rd-Generation Partnership Project (3GPP)-compatible Long Term Evolution-Advanced (LTE-A) simulators and presents applications to demonstrate their uses for describing, designing, and optimizing wireless cellular LTE-A networks. Part One addresses LTE and LTE-A link level techniques. As there has been high demand…

Machine Learning For Dummies

Machine Learning For Dummies

Your no-nonsense guide to making sense of machine learning Machine learning can be a mind-boggling concept for the masses, but those who are in the trenches of computer programming know just how invaluable it is. Without machine learning, fraud detection, web search results, real-time ads on web pages,…

Bitcoin For Dummies

Bitcoin For Dummies

Learn the ins and outs of Bitcoin so you can get started today Bitcoin For Dummies is the fast, easy way to start trading crypto currency, with clear explanations and expert advice for breaking into this exciting new market. Understanding the mechanisms and risk behind Bitcoin can be…

Introduction to Scientific Computing and Data Analysis

Introduction to Scientific Computing and Data Analysis

This textbook provides and introduction to numerical computing and its applications in science and engineering.  The topics covered include those usually found in an introductory course, as well as those that arise in data analysis.  This includes optimization and regression based methods using a singular value decomposition.  The…

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Accessible EPUB 3

Although the digital revolution has made content available to more people than print books ever could, ebooks are still only as accessible as the foundation they’re built on—and all too often the foundation is weak. But that’s changing. With the introduction of EPUB 3, publishers now have the…

Understanding Compression

Understanding Compression

If you want to attract and retain users in the booming mobile services market, you need a quick-loading app that won’t churn through their data plans. The key is to compress multimedia and other data into smaller files, but finding the right method is tricky. This witty book…

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Winning with Data

Crest the data wave with a deep cultural shift Winning with Data  explores the cultural changes big data brings to business, and shows you how to adapt your organization to leverage data to maximum effect. Authors Tomasz Tunguz and Frank Bien draw on extensive background in big data,…

Samsung Gear S2 For Dummies

Samsung Gear S2 For Dummies

Set up and configure your smartwatch Download apps and sync with an Android™ device Text, email, and surf the Web Make your smartwatch work for you The Gear S2 is a useful mobile device, and it offers an easy way to get information quickly – at the glance…