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Python Crash Course, 2nd Edition: A Hands-On, Project-Based Introduction to Programming

- May 3, 2019

The second edition of the best-selling Python book in the world (over 1 million copies sold!). A fast-paced, no-nonsense guide to programming in Python. Updated and thoroughly revised to reflect the latest in Python code and practices. Python Crash Course is the world's best-selling guide to the ... Read More

Storytelling with Data: A Data Visualization Guide for Business Professionals

- November 2, 2015

Don't simply show your data—tell a story with it! Storytelling with Data teaches you the fundamentals of data visualization and how to communicate effectively with data. You'll discover the power of storytelling and the way to make data a pivotal point in your story. The lessons in this illuminat... Read More

Hands-On Machine Learning with Scikit-Learn, Keras, and TensorFlow: Concepts, Tools, and Techniques to Build Intelligent Systems

- October 15, 2019

Through a series of recent breakthroughs, deep learning has boosted the entire field of machine learning. Now, even programmers who know close to nothing about this technology can use simple, efficient tools to implement programs capable of learning from data. The updated edition of this best-sel... Read More

Clean Code: A Handbook of Agile Software Craftsmanship

- August 11, 2008

Looks at the principles and clean code, includes case studies showcasing the practices of writing clean code, and contains a list of heuristics and "smells" accumulated from the process of writing clean code. Looks at the principles and clean code, includes case studies showcasing the practices ... Read More

The Phoenix Project (A Novel About IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win)

- February 27, 2018

Bill has 90 days to fix a behind-schedule IT project, or his entire department will be outsourced. Fortunately, he has the help of a prospective board member, whose "Three Ways" philosophy might just save the day. Bill has 90 days to fix a behind-schedule IT project, or his entire department wil... Read More

Linux Basics for Hackers: Getting Started with Networking, Scripting, and Security in Kali

- December 4, 2018

This practical, tutorial-style book uses the Kali Linux distribution to teach Linux basics with a focus on how hackers would use them. Topics include Linux command line basics, filesystems, networking, BASH basics, package management, logging, and the Linux kernel and drivers. If you're getting s... Read More

Natural Language Processing with Transformers: Building Language Applications with Hugging Face

- February 15, 2022

Since their introduction in 2017, Transformers have quickly become the dominant architecture for achieving state-of-the-art results on a variety of natural language processing tasks. If you're a data scientist or machine learning engineer, this practical book shows you how to train and scale thes... Read More

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The Linux Command Line, 2nd Edition: A Complete Introduction

- March 7, 2019

You've experienced the shiny, point-and-click surface of your Linux computer--now dive below and explore its depths with the power of the command line. The Linux Command Line takes you from your very first terminal keystrokes to writing full programs in Bash, the most popular Linux shell (or comm... Read More

Probabilistic Machine Learning: An Introduction (Adaptive Computation and Machine Learning series)

- March 1, 2022

A detailed and up-to-date introduction to machine learning, presented through the unifying lens of probabilistic modeling and Bayesian decision theory. This book offers a detailed and up-to-date introduction to machine learning (including deep learning) through the unifying lens of probabilistic ... Read More

Accelerate: The Science of Lean Software and DevOps: Building and Scaling High Performing Technology Organizations

- March 27, 2018

Does technology actually matter? And how can we apply technology to drive business value?For years, we¿ve been told that the performance of software delivery teams doesn¿t matter¿that it can¿t provide a competitive advantage to our companies. Through four years of groundbreaking research, Dr. Nic... Read More

Practical Statistics for Data Scientists: 50+ Essential Concepts Using R and Python

- June 2, 2020

Statistical methods are a key part of data science, yet few data scientists have formal statistical training. Courses and books on basic statistics rarely cover the topic from a data science perspective. The second edition of this practical guide--now including examples in Python as well as R--ex... Read More

Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy

- September 5, 2017

Longlisted for the National Book Award New York Times Bestseller A former Wall Street quant sounds an alarm on the mathematical models that pervade modern life -- and threaten to rip apart our social fabric We live in the age of the algorithm. Increasingly, the decisions that affect our lives--wh... Read More

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Python for Data Analysis: Data Wrangling with Pandas, NumPy, and IPython

- October 31, 2017

Get complete instructions for manipulating, processing, cleaning, and crunching datasets in Python. Updated for Python 3.6, the second edition of this hands-on guide is packed with practical case studies that show you how to solve a broad set of data analysis problems effectively. You'll learn th... Read More

Deep Learning (Adaptive Computation and Machine Learning series)

- November 18, 2016

An introduction to a broad range of topics in deep learning, covering mathematical and conceptual background, deep learning techniques used in industry, and research perspectives. “Written by three experts in the field, Deep Learning is the only comprehensive book on the subject.” —Elon Musk, coc... Read More

Machine Learning with PyTorch and Scikit-Learn: Develop machine learning and deep learning models with Python

- February 25, 2022

PyTorch book of the bestselling and widely acclaimed Python Machine Learning series expanded to include transformers, XGBoost, and graph neural networks Key Features: Learn applied machine learning with a solid foundation in theory Clear, intuitive explanations take you deep into the theory and p... Read More

Deep Learning with Python, Second Edition

- December 21, 2021

Printed in full color! Unlock the groundbreaking advances of deep learning with this extensively revised new edition of the bestselling original. Learn directly from the creator of Keras and master practical Python deep learning techniques that are easy to apply in the real world. In Deep Learnin... Read More

The DevOps Handbook: How to Create World-Class Agility, Reliability, & Security in Technology Organizations

- November 30, 2021

Increase profitability, elevate work culture, and exceed productivity goals with this updated and expanded edition of the definitive handbook for DevOps.More than ever, the effective management of technology is critical for business competitiveness. For decades, technology leaders have struggled ... Read More

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AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Study Guide: CLF-C01 Exam

- June 14, 2019

Set yourself apart by becoming an AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Take the next step in your career by expanding and validating your skills on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud. The AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Study Guide: Exam CLF-C01 provides a solid introduction to this industry-leadin... Read More

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Linux Pocket Guide: Essential Commands

- July 5, 2016

If you use Linux in your day-to-day work, this popular pocket guide is the perfect on-the-job reference. The third edition features new commands for processing image files and audio files, running and killing programs, reading and modifying the system clipboard, and manipulating PDF files, as wel... Read More

A Thousand Brains: A New Theory of Intelligence

- March 2, 2021

A bestselling author, neuroscientist, and computer engineer unveils a theory of intelligence that will revolutionize our understanding of the brain and the future of AI For all of neuroscience's advances, we've made little progress on its biggest question: How do simple cells in the brain create ... Read More

Deep Learning with Python

- December 22, 2017

Summary Deep Learning with Python introduces the field of deep learning using the Python language and the powerful Keras library. Written by Keras creator and Google AI researcher Fran�ois Chollet, this book builds your understanding through intuitive explanations and practical examples. Purchase... Read More

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