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Music and Computers: A Theoretical and Historical Approach Post under Sound Processing and Introduction to Computer Science on Sat Sep 13, 2014
This book provides a resource and guide for those just beginning to look at the field of computer music, as well as for more advanced computer composers who might benefit from a fresh insight.
Regular Expressions Succinctly (Joe Booth) Post under Regular Expressions and C# Programming on Sat Sep 13, 2014
This book teaches Visual Studio developers how regular expressions can help solve basic programming problems. By introducing patterns and rules to your C# strings, you can eliminate the need to write your own complex code for text manipulation.
Getting Started with Open Source Development (Rachna Kapur) Post under Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) on Sat Sep 13, 2014
This book gets you started into the fascinating world of open source software development. Using the exercises and case studies provided, you will get good hands-on experience to contribute to and start open source projects.
Creative Commons: A User Guide (Simone Aliprandi) Post under Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) on Sat Sep 13, 2014
This book is an operational manual which guides creators step by step in the world of Creative Commons licenses, the most famous and popular licenses for free distribution of intellectual products.
Data Mining for the Masses (Matthew North) Post under Data Analysis and Data Mining on Sat Sep 06, 2014
This book uses simple examples, clear explanations and free, powerful, easy-to-use software to teach you the basics of data mining; techniques that can help you answer some of your toughest business questions.
Introduction to Data Science with Introduction to R (J. Stanton) Post under Data Analysis and Data Mining, R Programming, and Statistics on Sat Sep 06, 2014
This book provides non-technical readers with a gentle introduction to essential concepts and activities of data science. It provides applications using the open source R language for statistical computing and graphics.
Computer Vision: Algorithms and Applications (Richard Szeliski) Post under Computer and Machine Vision on Sat Sep 06, 2014
This book explores the variety of techniques commonly used to analyze and interpret images. It also describes challenging real-world applications such as medical imaging and fun consumer-level tasks such as image editing and stitching, etc.
Imperative to Functional Programming Succinctly (Marc Clifton) Post under Functional Programming on Sat Sep 06, 2014
Learn the main concepts behind functional programming such as currying, partial application, and monads, and how to combine functional programming with your imperative programming projects.
Practical Semantic Web and Linked Data Applications (Watson) Post under Semantic Web and Web 3.0 on Sat Sep 06, 2014
This book is intended to be a practical guide for using RDF data in information processing, linked data, and semantic web applications using both the AllegroGraph product and the Sesame open source project.
Learn Haskell Fast and Hard - Blow your mind with Haskell Post under Haskell Programming on Sat Sep 06, 2014
A short and dense tutorial for learning Haskell. This text will certainly be hard to follow. This is on purpose. There is no shortcut to learning Haskell. It is hard and challenging. But I believe this is a good thing. It is because it is hard that Haskell is interesting.
Learn You a Haskell for Great Good! (Miran Lipovaca) Post under Haskell Programming on Sat Sep 06, 2014
Packed with the author's original artwork, pop culture references, and most importantly, useful example code, this book teaches functional fundamentals in a way you never thought possible.