Python is an incredibly versatile, expansive language which, due to its similarity to everyday language, is surprisingly easy to learn even for inexperienced programmers. It has seen a huge increase in popularity since the release and rise of the Raspberry Pi, for which Python is the officially recognised programming language. In this new edition of The Python Book, you’ll find plenty of creative projects to help you get to grips with the combination of your Raspberry Pi and Python’s powerful functionality, plus lots of tutorials that focus on Python’s effectiveness away from the Raspberry Pi. You’ll learn all about how to code with Python from a standing start, with our comprehensive masterclass, then go on to complete tutorials that will consolidate your skills and help you to become fluent in the language. You’ll learn how to make Python work for you with tutorials on coding with Django, Flask, Pygame and even more useful third-party frameworks. Get ready to become a true Python expert with the wealth of information contained within these pages.
Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Photoshop choose Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book (2018 release) from Adobe Press. The 15 project-based lessons show key step-by-step techniques for working in Photoshop, including how to correct, enhance, and distort digital images, create image composites, and prepare images for print and the web.
In addition to learning the essential elements of the Photoshop interface, this revised edition for the 2018 release covers features like search capabilities, Content-Aware Crop, Select and Mask, Face-Aware Liquify, designing with multiple artboards, creating and organizing enhanced brush presets, and much more!
See your way to Excel spreadsheet stardom with this visual guide. If you′re always hearing about the cool things Excel can do, here′s your chance to see how to do them! Teach Yourself Visually Excel offers you a straightforward visual approach to working with the newest version of the world′s leading spreadsheet program. Packed with visually rich tutorials and step–by–step instructions that will help you take your Excel skills to new heights, this friendly and approachable guide will have you creating, editing, and manipulating Excel spreadsheets in no time! Excel can seem daunting, but with Teach Yourself Visually Excel, you′ll quickly and painlessly learn how to perform dozens of tasks, including creating spreadsheets and charts, filtering and sorting data, working with PivotTables, and so much more. Covering the latest additions and changes to the newest version of Excel, a series of easy–to–follow, full–color tutorials helps you to excel at working with Excel!
Data Science and Analytics with Python is designed for practitioners in data science and data analytics in both academic and business environments. The aim is to present the reader with the main concepts used in data science using tools developed in Python, such as SciKit-learn, Pandas, Numpy, and others. The use of Python is of particular interest, given its recent popularity in the data science community. The book can be used by seasoned programmers and newcomers alike.
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The unvarnished and unbiased inside story of President Donald Trump and his White House by New York Times bestselling author Ronald Kessler
Based on exclusive interviews with the president and his staff, The Trump White House: Changing the Rules of the Game tells the real story of what Donald Trump is like, who influences him, how he makes decisions, what he says about the people around him, and how he operates when the television lights go off, while portraying the inside story of the successes that have already brought solid results as well as the stumbles that have turned off even longtime supporters and undercut his agenda.
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Transform your photos with this complete guide to image editing with Photoshop CC. Learn the best ways to apply effects and work with Raw files. Discover layers, masks, blending modes and more!
WordPress has continued to grow in both popularity and capability over the last few years, and has evolved from being an iconic blogging platform to a powerful content management system that hosts everything from personal blogs and fan sites to message boards and eCommerce sites. As you’ll discover, WordPress truly does have all of the tools and components you will need to get started with your blog. This new edition of WordPress for Beginners has been written by experts and enthusiasts to teach you how to set up an account, how the interface functions, and how to publish and customise your very first website. In addition, we will give you even more handy tips on how you can add custom code to your site to make it even more user friendly and interactive.
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