Virtual & Augmented Reality For Dummies

An easy-to-understand primer on Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) are driving the next technological revolution. If you want to get in on the action, this book helps you understand what these technologies are, their history, how they’re being used, and how they’ll affect consumers both personally and professionally…

Visualizing Streaming Data

While tools for analyzing streaming and real-time data are gaining adoption, the ability to visualize these data types has yet to catch up. Dashboards are good at conveying daily or weekly data trends at a glance, though capturing snapshots when data is transforming from moment to moment is more difficult—but not impossible. With this practical…

Ubuntu Unleashed 2019 Edition

**Covers 18.04, 18.10, 19.04, and 19.10** **Ubuntu Unleashed 2019 Edition** is filled with unique and advanced information for everyone who wants to make the most of the Ubuntu Linux operating system. This new edition has been thoroughly updated, including two new chapters, by a long-time Ubuntu community leader to reflect the exciting new Ubuntu 18.04…

Unity 2018 By Example

Build exciting 2D/3D games and virtual reality applications with the help of hands-on examples Key Features * Create five different types of games from scratch with Unity 2018 * Import custom content into Unity from third-party tools such as Maya and Blender * Learn to build NPCs with artificial intelligent behavior. Book Description Unity is…

TensorFlow for Dummies

Become a machine learning pro! Google TensorFlow has become the darling of financial firms and research organizations, but the technology can be intimidating and the learning curve is steep. Luckily, TensorFlow For Dummies is here to offer you a friendly, easy-to-follow book on the subject. Inside, you’ll find out how to write applications with TensorFlow,…

Spark: The Definitive Guide

Learn how to use, deploy, and maintain Apache Spark with this comprehensive guide, written by the creators of this open-source cluster-computing framework. With an emphasis on improvements and new features in Spark 2.0, authors Bill Chambers and Matei Zaharia break down Spark topics into distinct sections, each with unique goals. You’ll explore the basic operations…

Robot Operating System Cookbook

**Leverage the power of ROS to build exciting collaborative robots.** #### Key Features * Delve into an open source, meta-operating system for your robot * Get acquainted with tools and libraries for building and running code on multiple platforms * Use Gazebo to model your robot and create a virtual environment #### Book Description This…

Pyspark Cookbook

Combine the power of Apache Spark and Python to build effective big data applications Key Features Perform effective data processing, machine learning, and analytics using PySpark Overcome challenges in developing and deploying Spark solutions using Python Explore recipes for efficiently combining Python and Apache Spark to process data Book DescriptionApache Spark is an open source…