Beginning Programming with Python For Dummies

Learn Python—the enjoyable and simple way—and get within the programming online game today!

Python is likely one of the quickest becoming programming languages, and no ask yourself. It calls for 3 to 5 instances much less time than constructing in Java, is a brilliant development block for studying either procedural and object-oriented programming thoughts, and is a perfect language for info research. Beginning Programming with Python For Dummies is the correct advisor to this dynamic and robust programming language—even if you might have by no means coded sooner than! writer John Paul Mueller attracts on his large programming wisdom and adventure to steer you step by step in the course of the syntax and common sense of programming with Python and gives a number of real-world programming examples to provide you hands-on event testing what you have got learned.

  • Provides a fantastic knowing of easy laptop programming options and is helping familiarize you with syntax and logic
  • Explains the basics of procedural and object-oriented programming
  • Shows how Python is getting used for information research and different applications
  • Includes brief, functional programming samples to use your talents to real-world programming scenarios

Whether you have got by no means written a line of code or are only attempting to choose up Python, there is not anything to worry with the thrill and pleasant Beginning Programming with Python For Dummies prime the way.

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Rtfm: Red Team Field Manual

By Ben Clark

The pink workforce box handbook (RTFM) is a no fluff, yet thorough reference consultant for critical crimson crew participants who oftentimes locate themselves on a challenge with no Google or the time to test via a guy web page. The RTFM includes the elemental syntax for primary Linux and home windows command line instruments, however it additionally encapsulates special use instances for strong instruments similar to Python and home windows PowerShell. The RTFM will time and again prevent time having a look up the demanding to recollect home windows nuances corresponding to home windows wmic and dsquery command line instruments, key registry values, scheduled projects syntax, startup destinations and home windows scripting. extra importantly, it's going to train you a few new crimson workforce innovations.

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Pro Ajax and Java Frameworks

By Ryan Asleson, Nathaniel T. Schutta

As a Java developer, you will have a consultant that indicates you ways so as to add Ajax performance on your internet functions with at least attempt. good glance no extra than Pro Ajax and Java Frameworks. during this booklet, famous Java specialists and authors of the best-selling Apress name, Foundations of Ajax, will express you how.

The authors start via recapping Ajax fundamentals. Then they unveil a complete Java/Ajax toolkit. instruments comprise JSEclipse for code modifying, Venkman for JavaScript debugging, and Dojo Compressor for code compression. additionally they clarify Log4js (and different instruments) for JavaScript logging, JsUnit (and others) for trying out, and numerous libraries like AjaxTags, DWR, and for speedy code development.

The final a part of the booklet exhibits you ways to accumulate a chain Java/Ajax purposes. those will include a few of todays most well liked frameworksSpring, JSF, Struts, and Tapestrygiving you all you want to contain Ajax into your daily paintings and turn into an Ajax expert!

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LaTeX: A Document Preparation System (2nd Edition)

By Leslie Lamport

LaTex is a software program approach for typesetting records. since it is mainly stable for technical files and is out there for nearly any laptop process, LaTex has develop into a lingua franca of the clinical international. Researchers, educators, and scholars in universities, in addition to scientists in undefined, use LaTex to provide professionally formatted papers, proposals, and books. additionally they use LaTex enter to speak details electronically to their colleagues around the globe. With the discharge of LaTex 2[subscript epsilon], the recent normal model, LaTex has turn into much more strong. between its new good points are a far better technique for dealing with various types of sort, and instructions for together with images and generating shades. LaTex 2[subscript epsilon] makes on hand to all LaTex clients necessary improvements to the software program which were constructed through the years through clients in lots of various locations to meet a number of wishes. This e-book, written via the unique architect and implementer of LaTex is either the user's consultant and the reference handbook for the software program. it's been up to date to mirror the alterations within the generation. The e-book starts with directions for formatting easier textual content, and gradually describes instructions and strategies for dealing with greater and extra complex files. A separate bankruptcy explains find out how to care for blunders. An additional appendix describes what's new and diverse in LaTex 2[subscript epsilon]. different additions to the second one variation comprise descriptions of latest instructions for placing photos ready with different courses and for generating coloured output; new sections on the right way to make books and slides; directions for making an index with the MakeIndexprogram, and an up-to-date consultant to getting ready a bibliography with the BibTex software; plus a bit on how one can ship your LaTex files electronically. clients new to LaTex will locate the following a ebook that has earned all over the world compliment as a version for transparent, concise, and useful documentation. E

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Learning PHP Design Patterns

Build server-side purposes extra efficiently—and enhance your Hypertext Preprocessor programming abilities within the process—by studying the way to use layout styles on your code. This e-book indicates you the way to use a number of object-oriented styles via easy examples, and demonstrates lots of them in full-fledged operating applications.

Learn how those reusable styles assist you remedy advanced difficulties, manage object-oriented code, and revise a huge undertaking by way of in simple terms altering small elements. With Learning Hypertext Preprocessor layout Patterns, you’ll the best way to undertake a extra refined programming sort and dramatically decrease improvement time.

  • Learn layout development recommendations, together with easy methods to opt for styles to address particular problems
  • Get an outline of object-oriented programming strategies corresponding to composition, encapsulation, polymorphism, and inheritance
  • Apply creational layout styles to create pages dynamically, utilizing a manufacturing unit technique rather than direct instantiation
  • Make alterations to present gadgets or constitution with no need to alter the unique code, utilizing structural layout patterns
  • Use behavioral styles to aid gadgets interact to accomplish tasks
  • Interact with MySQL, utilizing behavioral styles corresponding to Proxy and Chain of Responsibility
  • Explore how you can use PHP’s integrated layout development interfaces

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Learning Joomla! 3 Extension Development-Third Edition

If you may have rules for extra Joomla three! positive factors, this booklet will let you observe them. it is a whole functional consultant to development and lengthening plugins, modules, and parts. perfect for pro builders and fanatics.


  • Clear steps to create your individual plugins, modules, and elements for Joomla 3
  • Guides you thru extending your elements through letting them engage with modules and plugins
  • Introduces you to packaging your extensions for distribution to different Joomla users
  • Enables you to safe your extensions and stay away from universal vulnerabilities by means of gaining a few white hat hacking experience

In Detail

Joomla three is the 1st of the most important open resource content material administration platforms that used to be intended to be cellular pleasant through default. Joomla makes use of object-oriented ideas, is database agnostic, and has the easiest mixture of performance, extensibility, and consumer friendliness. upload to that the truth that Joomla is totally group pushed, and you have got a successful blend that's on hand to everybody, and is the fitting platform to construct your individual customized applications.

"Learning Joomla! three Extension improvement, 3rd version" is an built-in sequence of functional, hands-on tutorials that consultant you thru development and increasing Joomla plugins, modules, and parts. With Joomla having been downloaded good over 35 million occasions, there's a large marketplace for Joomla extensions, so that you might almost certainly earn a few additional cash on your spare time utilizing your newly obtained Joomla extension improvement skills.

We will commence with constructing basic plugins and modules, after which development to extra complicated backend and frontend part improvement. Then we are going to test our hand at moral hacking, so that you will find out about universal defense vulnerabilities and what you are able to do to prevent them. After that we are going to examine how one can arrange your extensions for distribution and updates, in addition to how one can expand your elements with numerous plugins and modules. ultimately, you'll prove with a completely functioning package deal of extensions so that you can use by yourself website or proportion with others.

If you need to construct your individual customized purposes in Joomla, then "Learning Joomla! three Extension improvement" will educate you every thing you must be aware of in a pragmatic, hands-on manner.

What you are going to study from this book

  • Extend Joomla utilizing plugins
  • Develop either frontend and backend modules
  • Build a Joomla part that appears and behaves just like the middle parts, to minimize the educational curve on your users
  • Discover universal defense vulnerabilities and what you are able to do to prevent them
  • Prepare your extensions for distribution
  • Manage updates and arrange an replace server
  • Integrate 3rd celebration extensions on your component


A functional consultant with step by step examples that construct on one another so that you can examine through doing and get hands-on wisdom approximately growing your plugins, modules, and elements in Joomla.

Who this ebook is written for

"Learning Joomla! three Extension improvement" is for builders who are looking to create their very own Joomla extensions. it's assumed you could have a few uncomplicated Hypertext Preprocessor, HTML, and CSS wisdom, yet you don’t want any previous Joomla programming event. This publication may also be precious to those who simply need to make minor customizations to latest Joomla extensions and construct at the paintings of others within the open resource spirit.

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The Hacker's Handbook: The Strategy Behind Breaking Into and Defending Networks

By Susan Young

The Hacker’s guide: the tactic in the back of Breaking Into and protecting Networks, strikes prior to the pack of books approximately electronic safety through revealing the technical features of hacking which are least understood via community directors. this can be comprehensive via examining matters via a hacking/security dichotomy that info hacking maneuvers and defenses within the comparable context. Chapters are prepared round particular technical parts and administrative projects, delivering theoretical heritage that prepares community defenders for the always-changing and inventive instruments and methods of intruders.

This ebook is split into 3 elements. half I introduces programming, protocol, and assault concepts.  half II addresses topic parts (protocols, companies, applied sciences, etc.) that could be weak. half III info consolidation actions that hackers could use following penetration.

Each part offers a “path” to hacking/security websites and different assets that increase latest content material. Referencing those supplemental and constantly-updated assets guarantees that this quantity is still well timed and enduring. via informing IT execs the best way to imagine like hackers, this booklet serves as a necessary weapon within the struggle to guard electronic assets.

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Computer Music [UK] (October 2015)

PDF | 116 pages | English

The entire consultant to creating song with a working laptop or computer, exhibiting you the ideal and software program, and the way to exploit it.

The merely journal committed a hundred% to creating tune together with your computing device or Mac.

Easy step by step publications to stick with at your personal pace
Video for each educational – see all of it proven via our CM Experts
Pro-quality software program that you just can't get at any place else – over forty VST/AU plugins integrated, and a brand new one each issue
An striking brand-new pattern pack is yours with every one issue
The newest items reviewed and rated, information, interviews and lots more and plenty more!

"No subject even if you're a newbie or a pro seasoned, computing device song makes it effortless to grasp the suggestions and get the instruments you must produce professional-quality tune in no time."

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Designing with the Mind in Mind: Simple Guide to Understanding User Interface Design Guidelines (2nd Edition)

By Jeff Johnson

During this thoroughly up-to-date and revised version of Designing with the brain in Mind, Jeff Johnson will give you barely enough history in perceptual and cognitive psychology that person interface (UI) layout directions make intuitive feel instead of being only a record or ideas to follow.

Early UI practitioners have been knowledgeable in cognitive psychology, and built UI layout ideas in accordance with it. yet because the box has advanced because the first variation of this ebook, designers input the sphere from many disciplines. Practitioners at the present time have sufficient event in UI layout that they've been uncovered to layout principles, however it is key that they comprehend the psychology at the back of the foundations as a way to successfully observe them.

In this re-creation, you'll locate new chapters on human selection and selection making, hand-eye coordination and a focus, in addition to new examples, figures, and causes all through.

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Cypherpunks: Freedom and the Future of the Internet

By Julian Assange, Jacob Appelbaum, Jérémie Zimmermann

Cypherpunks are activists who recommend the common use of robust cryptography (writing in code) as a path to innovative switch. Julian Assange, the editor-in-chief of and visionary at the back of WikiLeaks, has been a number one voice within the cypherpunk circulation because its inception within the 1980s.

Now, in what's certain to be a wave-making new e-book, Assange brings jointly a small staff of state of the art thinkers and activists from front line of the conflict for cyber-space to debate no matter if digital communications will emancipate or enslave us. one of the themes addressed are: Do fb and Google represent “the maximum surveillance computer that ever existed,” endlessly monitoring our place, our contacts and our lives? faraway from being sufferers of that surveillance, are so much folks prepared collaborators? Are there valid kinds of surveillance, for example in terms of the “Four Horsemen of the Infopocalypse” (money laundering, medicines, terrorism and pornography)? And can we find a way, via wakeful motion and technological savvy, to withstand this tide and safe a global the place freedom is anything which the net is helping carry about?

The harassment of WikiLeaks and different web activists, including makes an attempt to introduce anti-file sharing laws resembling SOPA and ACTA, point out that the politics of the net have reached a crossroads. in a single course lies a destiny that promises, within the watchwords of the cypherpunks, “privacy for the vulnerable and transparency for the powerful”; within the different lies an online that permits executive and big businesses to find ever extra approximately web clients whereas hiding their very own actions. Assange and his co-discussants unpick the complicated matters surrounding this significant selection with readability and fascinating enthusiasm.

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