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Computational and Inferential Thinking: The Foundations of Data ScienceComputational and Inferential Thinking: The Foundations of Data Science
by Ani Adhikari, John DeNero - GitBook
Data Science is about drawing useful conclusions from large and diverse data sets through exploration, prediction, and inference. Our primary tools for exploration are visualizations and descriptive statistics, for prediction are machine learning ...
(submitted on 2017-06-12)

Differential Geometrical Theory of StatisticsDifferential Geometrical Theory of Statistics
by Frederic Barbaresco, Frank Nielsen (eds) - MDPI AG
Contents: Geometric Thermodynamics of Jean-Marie Souriau; Koszul-Vinberg Model of Hessian Information Geometry; Divergence Geometry and Information Geometry; Density of Probability on manifold and metric space; Statistics on Paths and Manifolds; etc.
(submitted on 2017-06-12)

Medium, Messenger, Transmission: An Approach to Media PhilosophyMedium, Messenger, Transmission: An Approach to Media Philosophy
by Sybille Krämer - Amsterdam University Press
This rich study provides a comprehensive introduction to media philosophy while offering a new perspective on the concept and function of transmission media in all systems of exchange. Kramer uses the figure of the messenger as a key metaphor ...
(submitted on 2017-06-12)

Space Transport and Engineering MethodsSpace Transport and Engineering Methods
- Wikibooks
Space systems engineering is a worthy field of study within the larger context of all sciences and engineering. This book is an introduction to both the historical design challenges of transport and space hardware design, and new engineering methods.
(submitted on 2017-06-12)

The Government Factor: Undermining Journalistic Ethics in the Information AgeThe Government Factor: Undermining Journalistic Ethics in the Information Age
by Richard T. Kaplar, Patrick D. Maines - Cato Institute
Do journalistic ethics still have meaning in an age of sensationalism and tabloid TV? How has journalism reached this point, and what can be done to foster ethical conduct? The authors find answers in some surprising quarters ...
(submitted on 2017-06-12)

British Columbia in a Global ContextBritish Columbia in a Global Context
by Arthur Green, et al. - Open Textbook Collective
This first year Geography textbook takes a holistic approach to Geography by incorporating elements of physical, human and regional geography, as well as bringing in methods and perspectives from spatial information science ...
(submitted on 2017-06-05)

The Vicomte de BragelonneThe Vicomte de Bragelonne
by Alexandre Dumas - Peter Fenelon Collier
It is May 1660 and the fate of nations is at stake. Mazarin plots, Louis XIV is in love, and Raoul de Bragelonne is intent on serving France and winning the heart of Louise de la Valliere. D'Artagnan is perplexed by a mysterious stranger ...
(submitted on 2017-06-05)

An Introduction to Nonlinear Optimization TheoryAn Introduction to Nonlinear Optimization Theory
by Marius Durea, Radu Strugariu - De Gruyter Open
Starting with the case of differentiable data and the classical results on constrained optimization problems, continuing with the topic of nonsmooth objects involved in optimization, the book concentrates on both theoretical and practical aspects.
(submitted on 2017-06-05)

Nutrition Across the Lifespan for Healthy AgingNutrition Across the Lifespan for Healthy Aging
- National Academies Press
The authors examine trends and patterns in aging and factors related to healthy aging in the U. S., with a focus on nutrition, and how nutrition can sustain and promote healthy aging, not just in late adulthood, but extending throughout the lifespan.
(submitted on 2017-06-05)

Lectures on the Calculus of VariationsLectures on the Calculus of Variations
by Harris Hancock - Cincinnati University Press
Instead of giving separate accounts of Legendre's and Jacobi's works introductory to the general treatment, I have produced their discoveries in the proper places in the text, and avoided confusion which otherwise might be experienced by students...
(submitted on 2017-06-05)

Pain Relief: From Analgesics to Alternative TherapiesPain Relief: From Analgesics to Alternative Therapies
by Cecilia Maldonado - InTech
This book comprises many aspects of pain treatment and the drugs involved in it. From old analgesics for pain alleviation to analgesics potential for diminishing oxidative stress; from pharmacological therapies to electrical ones ...
(submitted on 2017-05-31)

.NET Microservices: Architecture for Containerized .NET Applications.NET Microservices: Architecture for Containerized .NET Applications
by Cesar de la Torre, Bill Wagner, Mike Rousos - Microsoft Corporation
This guide is an introduction to developing microservices-based applications and managing them using containers. To make it easier to get started, the guide focuses on a reference containerized and microservice-based application that you can explore.
(submitted on 2017-05-31)

Popular Review of new Concepts, Ideas and Innovations in Space Launch and FlightPopular Review of new Concepts, Ideas and Innovations in Space Launch and Flight
by Alexander Bolonkin -
New macro-projects, concepts, ideas, methods, and innovations are explored here. The book gives the main physical data which will help researchers, engineers, dedicated students and enthusiastic readers make estimations for their own macro-projects.
(submitted on 2017-05-31)

Children of MenChildren of Men
by Rudolph Edgar Block, Bruno Lessing - McClure Co.
Originally published in 1903, Children of Men is a collection of short stories, most of which are about sweatshop workers and about the interactions between Jewish immigrants to New York and the Christians that lived in that area.
(submitted on 2017-05-31)

Android on x86Android on x86
by Iggy Krajci, Darren Cummings - Apress
The book makes the case for adapting your applications onto Intel's x86 architecture, including discussions of the business potential, the changing landscape of the Android marketplace, and the unique opportunities that arise from x86 devices.
(submitted on 2017-05-31)

Probability and Mathematical StatisticsProbability and Mathematical Statistics
by Prasanna Sahoo - University of Louisville
This book is an introduction to probability and mathematical statistics intended for students already having some elementary mathematical background. It is intended for a one-year junior or senior level undergraduate or beginning graduate course.
(submitted on 2017-05-29)

Practical Guide to Bare Metal C++Practical Guide to Bare Metal C++
by Alex Robenko - GitBook
The intended audience of this document is professional C++ developers who want to understand bare metal development a little bit better, get to know how to use C++ language in an embedded environment, and bring their C++ skills to an 'expert' level.
(submitted on 2017-05-29)

Managing Modern HealthcareManaging Modern Healthcare
by Mike Bresnen, et al. - Routledge
The book seeks to draw a number of important and grounded lessons about how management networks influence the spread of management knowledge and practice and how management training relates to the needs of managers facing challenging conditions.
(submitted on 2017-05-29)

Beyond Lean: Simulation in PracticeBeyond Lean: Simulation in Practice
by Charles R. Standridge - Grand Valley State University
This text shows how discrete event simulation can be used in addition to lean thinking to achieve greater benefits in system improvement than with lean alone. Realizing this goal requires learning the problems that simulation solves ...
(submitted on 2017-05-29)

Ten Years LaterTen Years Later
by Alexandre Dumas - P.F. Collier
Ten Years Later is the third and last of the d'Artagnan Romances, following The Three Musketeers and Twenty Years After. The principal heroes of the novel are the musketeers. The narrative of this novel is set between 1660 and 1673.
(submitted on 2017-05-29)