Category: Computing

HTML5: The Missing Manual (Missing Manuals) by Matthew MacDonald

By Matthew MacDonald

HTML5 is greater than a markup language—it's a dozen self reliant net criteria all rolled into one. previously, all it's been lacking is a guide. With this thorough, jargon-free advisor, you'll how to construct internet apps that come with video instruments, dynamic drawings, geolocation, offline net apps, drag-and-drop, and plenty of different positive aspects. HTML5 is the way forward for the internet, and with this ebook you'll succeed in it quickly.

The very important things you have to know:
* Structure websites in a brand new way. learn the way HTML5 is helping make website design instruments and se's paintings smarter.
* Add audio and video with no plugins. construct playback pages that paintings in each browser.
* Draw with Canvas. Create shapes, photos, textual content, and animation—and cause them to interactive.
* Go some distance with style. Use CSS3 and HTML5 to jazz up your pages and adapt them for cellular units.
* Build net apps with wealthy computer features. allow clients paintings together with your app offline, and method user-selected records within the browser.
* Create location-aware apps. Write geolocation purposes at once within the browser.

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A Brief History of Computing by Gerard O'Regan

By Gerard O'Regan

This complete ebook presents an advent into the major themes within the background of computing in an easy-to-follow and concise demeanour. It doesn't require experiences in computing device technology as a way to be understood and preferred. The publication covers major parts and occasions within the box from the beginnings of computation in 3000B.C. via to the current day. precious pedagogical components resembling routines and bankruptcy summaries are integrated. targeting the elemental components within the computing box, this basically written and broad-ranging textual content will capture the eye and significantly gain laptop technological know-how scholars.

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Computing Meaning, Volume 4 (Text, Speech and Language

This ebook is a suite of papers via major researchers in computational semantics. It provides a cutting-edge evaluate of contemporary and present learn in computational semantics, together with descriptions of recent equipment for developing and bettering assets for semantic computation, resembling WordNet, VerbNet, and semantically annotated corpora. It additionally offers new statistical equipment in semantic computation, reminiscent of the applying of distributional semantics within the compositional calculation of sentence meanings.

Computing the that means of sentences, texts, and spoken or texted discussion is the final word problem in traditional language processing, and the major to quite a lot of interesting purposes. The breadth and intensity of insurance of this e-book makes it compatible as a reference and review of the nation of the sphere for researchers in Computational Linguistics, Semantics, computing device technological know-how, Cognitive technological know-how, and synthetic Intelligence.

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The Brain: Fuzzy Arithmetic to Quantum Computing by Prof. Armando Freitas Rocha, Prof. Eduardo Massad, Dr.

By Prof. Armando Freitas Rocha, Prof. Eduardo Massad, Dr. Alfredo Pereira Jr. (auth.)

"The mind- From Fuzzy mathematics to Quantum Computing" offers an unique and striking new knowing of the mind through making an allowance for novel achievements in Fuzziness and Quantum info thought. Bringing jointly Neuroscience, smooth Computing, Quantum conception, and up to date advancements in arithmetic the particular wisdom concerning the mind functioning is formalized right into a coherent theoretical framework. This monograph develops new and robust neural versions delivering formal descriptions of biochemical transactions within the mind to lead neuroscience experiments and to higher interpret their effects. This e-book demonstrates how the body structure of the neuron should be understood according to the basics of fuzzy formal languages and introduces the fundamentals of quantum computation and quantum info to the mind. It discusses how molecular transactions on the mobile point enforce such suggestions, indicates how yes neural buildings, just like the dendritic backbone, are really expert to operate as quantum computing units and demonstrates how the mind might be considered as a quantum processing clever system.

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Semantic Web for the Working Ontologist: Effective Modeling by Dean Allemang, James Hendler

By Dean Allemang, James Hendler

Semantic net versions and applied sciences offer info in machine-readable languages that permit desktops to entry the net extra intelligently and practice projects instantly with no the course of clients. those applied sciences are quite fresh and advancing speedily, making a set of exact demanding situations for these constructing purposes.

Semantic internet for the operating Ontologist is the fundamental, accomplished source on semantic modeling, for practitioners in well-being care, synthetic intelligence, finance, engineering, army intelligence, company structure, and extra. fascinated with constructing necessary and reusable versions, this market-leading publication explains easy methods to construct semantic content material (ontologies) and the way to construct purposes that entry that content.

New during this version:

* insurance of the newest Semantic net instruments for organizing, querying, and processing details - see information in TOC below

* specified info at the most modern ontologies utilized in key net purposes together with ecommerce, social networking, info mining, utilizing govt information, and more
* up to date with the newest advancements and advances in Semantic net applied sciences for organizing, querying, and processing info, together with SPARQL, RDF and RDFS, OWL 2.0, and SKOS
* certain info at the ontologies utilized in today's key net functions, together with ecommerce, social networking, info mining, utilizing govt info, and extra
* much more illustrative examples and case stories that exhibit what semantic applied sciences are and the way they interact to unravel real-world problems

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Information Computing and Applications: Third International by Shan Jianfang, Liu Zongtian (auth.), Baoxiang Liu, Maode Ma,

By Shan Jianfang, Liu Zongtian (auth.), Baoxiang Liu, Maode Ma, Jincai Chang (eds.)

This ebook constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the 3rd overseas convention on details Computing and functions, ICICA 2012, held in Chengde, China, in September 2012. The a hundred revised complete papers have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 1089 submissions. The papers are geared up in topical sections on net computing and functions, multimedia networking and computing, clever computing and functions, computational facts and functions, cloud and evolutionary computing, machine engineering and purposes, wisdom administration and functions, verbal exchange know-how and applications.

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Computational Intelligence: Eine methodische Einfuhrung in by Rudolf Kruse, Christian Borgelt, Frank Klawonn, Christian

By Rudolf Kruse, Christian Borgelt, Frank Klawonn, Christian Moewes, Georg Ruß, Matthias Steinbrecher

Der Anwendungsbereich „Computational Intelligence“ der Informatik erlangt durch viele erfolgreiche industrielle Produkte immer mehr an Bedeutung. Dieses Buch behandelt die zentralen Techniken dieses Gebiets und bettet sie in ein didaktisches Konzept ein, welches sich gezielt an Studierende und Lehrende der Informatik wendet. Zusatzmaterialien wie Aufgaben, Lösungen und Foliensätze für Vorlesungen sowie Beispiele aus der industriellen Anwendung betonen den praktischen Charakter des Buches.

Der Inhalt
Künstliche Neuronale Netze – Fuzzy-Systeme – Evolutionäre Algorithmen – Bayes-Netze

Die Zielgruppe
- Studierende der Informatik, Bachelor und Master
- Lehrende der Informatik
- Forscher in Bereich Computational Intelligence

Die Autoren
Das Autorenteam (Prof. Dr. Rudolf Kruse, PD Dr. Christian Borgelt, Prof. Dr. Frank Klawonn, Christian Moewes, Georg Ruß und Matthias Steinbrecher) bringt langjährige Erfahrung und fachliche attractiveness im Gebiet Computational Intelligence mit – aus Universität und Industrie gleichermaßen.

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Advances in Pervasive Computing and Networking by Kenneth P. Birman, Saikat Guha, Rohan Murty (auth.),

By Kenneth P. Birman, Saikat Guha, Rohan Murty (auth.), Boleslaw K. Szymanski, Bülent Yener (eds.)

Pervasive Computing and Networking objective at delivering ubiquitous, ever-present, adaptable, clever, enveloping and immersive environments during which computing elements and people can engage whatever the situation. the combo of an abundance of computational energy of the processors and the conversation bandwidth supplied by means of the instant and cellular networking all over the place and for all time makes such environments in the achieve of present expertise. but, to gain the complete power of such environments, many technical and low cost demanding situations has to be conquer. those demanding situations and the viewpoint at the seminal instructions of the study during this region have been the topic of the Workshop for Pervasive Computing and Networking at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, big apple, united states. This ebook provides chapters according to shows made on the workshop by way of leaders within the box. The scope of Advances in Pervasive Computing and Networking levels from basic thought of pervasive computing and networking to the most important demanding situations and rising applications.

Such seminal themes as a scalable, self-organizing know-how for sensor networks, the basic dating among the a possibility means and hold up in cellular instant networks, the function of self-optimization in sensor networks or similarities and modifications among desktop networks and their organic opposite numbers are the topic of the 1st staff of chapters.

The subsequent staff of chapters covers communique concerns, corresponding to cooperative communique in cellular, instant and sensor networks, equipment for maximizing mixture throughput in 802.11 mesh networks with a actual service, and self-configuring place discovery platforms for shrewdpermanent environments. The ebook closes with chapters concentrating on sensor community rising functions resembling shrewdpermanent and secure constructions, a layout for a allotted transmitter for reachback in response to radar indications sensing and two-radio multi-channel clustering.

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Pinterest For Dummies by Kelby Carr

By Kelby Carr

Organize your existence, your likes, and extra with Pinterest and this enjoyable how-to guide

Now you could set up your electronic lifestyles with Pinterest, a scorching new web site that allows you to create visible bookmarks of your favourite issues and "pin" them on digital pinboards. are looking to keep anything from a weblog? Have a favourite retail web site? are looking to pin a brief photograph you took together with your cell? order them all with Pinterest and this quickly, pleasant consultant that indicates you simply how you can do it. You'll see the best way to organize an account and your forums, easy methods to pin and re-pin, the place to exploit hashtags, locate how one can proportion pins together with your different social networks, and extra.

• is helping you get the main out of Pinterest, a visible number of bookmarks for you to manage into digital pinboards
• exhibits you the way to establish an account and forums, tips on how to pin and re-pin, use hashtags and prefer pins, or even percentage pins along with your different social networks
• additionally discusses energy Pinners, utilizing seek, and discovering humans to follow
• bargains guidance, trick, and strategies to make the method effortless and enjoyable

Pinterest is enjoyable and straightforward, or even extra so with Pinterest for Dummies!

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