This book demystifies the amazing architecture and protocols of computers as they communicate over the Internet. While very complex, the Internet operates on a few relatively simple concepts that anyone can understand. Networks and networked applications are embedded in our lives. Understanding how these technologies work is invaluable. This book was written for everyone - no technical knowledge is required!While this book is not specifically about the Network+ or CCNA certifications, it as a way to give students interested in these certifications a starting point.
Published by: Charles Severance | Publication date: 05/26/2015Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 122 pages
Python for Everybody is designed to introduce students to programming and software development through the lens of exploring data. You can think of the Python programming language as your tool to solve data problems that are beyond the capability of a spreadsheet.Python is an easy to use and easy to learn programming language that is freely available on Macintosh, Windows, or Linux computers. So once you learn Python you can use it for the rest of your career without needing to purchase any software.This book uses the Python 3 language. The earlier Python 2 version of this book is titled "Python for Informatics: Exploring Information".
Publication date: 07/10/2016Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 244 pages
Cay Horstmann’s second edition of Python for Everyone provides a comprehensive and approachable introduction to fundamental programming techniques and design skills, and helps students master basic concepts and become competent coders. The inclusion of advanced chapters makes the text suitable for a 2 or 3-term sequence, or as a comprehensive reference to programming in Python. Major rewrites and an updated visual design make this student-friendly text even more engaging. Filled with realistic programming examples, a great quantity and variety of homework assignments, and lab exercises that build student problem-solving abilities, it is no surprise Python for Everyone is the number one text for early objects in the Python market.
Published by: Wiley | Publication date: 11/04/2015Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 752 pages
This book is designed to introduce students to programming and computational thinking through the lens of exploring data. You can think of Python as your tool to solve problems that are far beyond the capability of a spreadsheet. It is an easy-to-use and easy-to learn programming language that is freely available on Windows, Macintosh, and Linux computers. There are free downloadable copies of this book in various electronic formats and a self-paced free online course where you can explore the course materials. All the supporting materials for the book are available under open and remixable licenses. This book is designed to teach people to program even if they have no prior experience.
Publication date: 04/28/2014Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 246 pages
★ ★ Buy the Paperback version of this book, and get the Kindle eBOOK version for FREE★ ★ Working with the Python coding language is a great experience. It allows you to learn how to work with your own coding language while giving you all the tools that you will need to make useful programs by yourself. There are no other coding languages that you can learn which are as great as Python, whether you are a beginner or an expert with coding. This guidebook can provide you with all the information that you need to get started with the Python coding language. There are a lot of different topics to discuss when it comes to working with the Python language. Some of the topics that we will discuss include:
- What is Python and how can you get it downloaded on your computer?
- How to work with classes and objects
- Some of the basic components that come with the Python language
- How to work with exceptions
- How to create inheritances.
- The fun of working with loops
- What the conditional statements are all about
Publication date: 03/19/2018Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 52 pages
The Raspberry Pi is a small computer that allows almost anyone to learn about computer programming. Readers will discover new processes, integrate visual information with text, and and learn technical word meanings as they find out how the Raspberry Pi was invented and how makers are using it today. They will also learn how to set up and begin programming their own Raspberry Pis.
Published by: Cherry Lake Publishing | Publication date: 12/13/2013Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 32 pages
Este libro desmitifica la maravillosa arquitectura y protocolos que utilizan las computadoras cuando se comunican a través de Internet. A pesar de ser algo muy complejo, Internet opera según unos pocos conceptos relativamente sencillos que cualquiera puede entender. Las redes y las aplicaciones de red están integradas en nuestras vidas. Entender cómo funcionan esas tecnologías resulta de un valor inestimable. Este libro ha sido escrito para todo el mundo - ¡no es necesario que se posean conocimientos técnicos!
Publication date: 01/22/2016Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 135 pages
Build exciting, scalable web applications quickly and confidently using Google App Engine and this book, even if you have little or no experience in programming or web development. App Engine is perhaps the most appealing web technology to appear in the last year, providing an easy-to-use application framework with basic web tools. While Google's own tutorial assumes significant experience, Using Google App Engine will help anyone get started with this platform. By the end of this book, you'll know how to build complete, interactive applications and deploy them to the cloud using the same servers that power Google applications. With this book, you will:
- Get an overview of the technologies necessary to use Google App Engine
- Learn how to use Python, HTML, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), HTTP, and DataStore, App Engine's database
- Grasp the technical aspects necessary to create sophisticated, dynamic web applications
- Understand what's required to deploy your applications
Published by: O'Reilly Media | Publication date: 05/07/2009Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 262 pages
Este libro está diseñado para introducir a los estudiantes en la programación y el pensamiento computacional a través de un enfoque centrado en el análisis de datos. Puedes pensar en Python como en una herramienta para resolver problemas que está mucho más allá de las capacidades de una simple hoja de cálculo. Se trata de un lenguaje de programación fácil de usar y sencillo de aprender, que está disponible gratuitamente para equipos Windows, Macintosh y Linux. Existen copias electrónicas de este libro, descargables gratuítamente en varios formatos, y un curso online para aprender a tu propio ritmo con el cual puedes explorar las materias desarrolladas. Todo el material de apoyo del libro está disponible bajo licencias abiertas. Este libro está diseñado para enseñar a la gente a programar, incluso si no tienen ninguna experiencia previa. Traducido al español por Fernando Tardío.
Publication date: 08/28/2015Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 258 pages
Sakai was founded by the University of Michigan, Indiana University, Stanford University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the Open Knowledge Initiative (OKI), and the uPortal project. The Sakai project was funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, and over 100 Sakai partner schools and companies raising over five million dollars over a two-year period.The project was very ambitious with an impossible schedule for delivery. Almost nothing in the project went according to plan and yet today, the Sakai software is in use at many schools worldwide with millions of daily users. Sakai competes with commercial products like Blackboard, Desire2Learn, and Canvas as well as other open-source products like Moodle, OLAT, and ATutor.This is the story of the successes, failures, and recoveries along the way as the fun and stress as the project went forward from and insider's perspective.
Publication date: 04/28/2014Kindle book details: Kindle Edition, 310 pages