Deep Learning Cookbook

Deep learning doesn’t have to be intimidating. Until recently, this machine-learning method required years of study, but with frameworks such as Keras and Tensorflow, software engineers without a background in machine learning can quickly enter the field. With the recipes in this cookbook, you’ll learn how to solve deep-learning problems for classifying and generating text,…

Machine Learning: a Concise Introduction (Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics)

AN INTRODUCTION TO MACHINE LEARNING THAT INCLUDES THE FUNDAMENTAL TECHNIQUES, METHODS, AND APPLICATIONS Machine Learning: a Concise Introduction offers a comprehensive introduction to the core concepts, approaches, and applications of machine learning. The author–an expert in the field–presents fundamental ideas, terminology, and techniques for solving applied problems in classification, regression, clustering, density estimation, and dimension…

Introduction to Security Reduction

This monograph illustrates important notions in security reductions and essential techniques in security reductions for group-based cryptosystems. Using digital signatures and encryption as examples, the authors explain how to program correct security reductions for those cryptographic primitives. Various schemes are selected and re-proven in this book to demonstrate and exemplify correct security reductions. This book…

Your Happiness was Hacked

We’ve become a tribe of tech addicts, and it’s not entirely our fault. Taking advantage of vulnerabilities in the human brain function, tech companies entice us to overdose on technology interaction. This damages our lives, work, families and friendships. Swipe-driven apps train us to evaluate people like products, diminishing our relationships. At work, we email…

Learning Robotics using Python: Design, simulate, program, and prototype an autonomous mobile robot using ROS, OpenCV, PCL, and Python, 2nd Edition

Design, simulate, and program interactive robots Key Features Design, simulate, build, and program an interactive autonomous mobile robot Leverage the power of ROS, Gazebo, and Python to enhance your robotic skills A hands-on guide to creating an autonomous mobile robot with the help of ROS and Python Book DescriptionRobot Operating System (ROS) is one of…

Help Your Kids with Computer Science

A clear, visual guide to the technical, societal, and cultural aspects of computers and social media, using step-by-step diagrams and graphics to explore how kids can get the most from computers while staying safe. Covering everything from data to digital life, from computer coding to cyber attacks, this unique guide gives parents and kids the…

Pro iOS Internationalization and Localization

As more and more iOS devices are reaching world markets, it’s becoming more important to make sure your apps work properly in those markets. Pro iOS Internationalization and Localization is a concise and very practical guide to making sure your apps are usable no matter where your users may live, and no matter what languages…

Python Machine Learning: A Guide for Beginners (Second Edition)

Python machine learning: a guide for beginners This book contains: Machine learning: a guide for beginners Python: A Complete Step By Step Beginners Guide To Programming With Python What exactly is machine learning and why is it so valuable in the online business world? Simply put, it is a method of data analysis that uses…

Reinforcement Learning with TensorFlow: A beginner’s guide to designing self-learning systems with TensorFlow and OpenAI Gym

Leverage the power of the Reinforcement Learning techniques to develop self-learning systems using Tensorflow Key Features Learn reinforcement learning concepts and their implementation using TensorFlow Discover different problem-solving methods for Reinforcement Learning Apply reinforcement learning for autonomous driving cars, robobrokers, and more Book DescriptionReinforcement Learning (RL), allows you to develop smart, quick and self-learning systems…

The Little Book of Sitecore(r) Tips: Volume 2

Volume 2 has arrived! We all know sequels are never as good (unless it’s a Godfather movie) but don’t judge too harshly. Like Volume 1 this book is a light-hearted look at some useful Sitecore tips (current version is 9.0 rev. 171219 Update-1). These tips are targeted at all levels of user but whether you’re…

Deep Reinforcement Learning Hands-On: Apply modern RL methods, with deep Q-networks, value iteration, policy gradients, TRPO, AlphaGo Zero and more

This practical guide will teach you how deep learning (DL) can be used to solve complex real-world problems. Key Features Explore deep reinforcement learning (RL), from the first principles to the latest algorithms Evaluate high-profile RL methods, including value iteration, deep Q-networks, policy gradients, TRPO, PPO, DDPG, D4PG, evolution strategies and genetic algorithms Keep up…