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Unbox, power up, and configure the BeagleBone black to create complex robotic projects with Packt's new book and eBook

January 2014 | Linux Servers, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book and eBook BeagleBone Robotic Projects. This practical approach to robotic systems helps readers communicate with their robot and teach it to detect and respond to its environment. Develop walking, rolling, swimming, and flying robots. Through detailed explanations and practical examples, readers can combine their projects in a variety of ways to create different robot designs, or work through them in sequence to discover the full capabilities of BeagleBone Black. This 244-page book is now available in print for $44.99 and all the popular eBook formats for $22.94.

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Animate stories and create fun and engaging games in Scratch using Packt’s New Book and eBook

January 2014 | Cookbooks, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Scratch Cookbook, a practical guide packed with hands-on recipes to help you learn about Scratch and its features. This book will teach users new techniques to animate stories and create fun and engaging games. The print book comes in at 262 pages and is competitively priced at $49.99, whilst the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $25.49.

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Discover the world of Apache Mahout with Packt’s new book and eBook

January 2014 | Cookbooks, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of “Apache Mahout Cookbook”, is a step-by-step cookbook which teaches the designers to use mahout in a standalone hadoop cluster. It also provides its users with insights for writing data mining algorithms used in Hadoop.The book is out now and available from Packt in print and all the popular eBook formats. The print book comes in at over 250 pages and is competitively priced at $44.99, while the e-book and Kindle versions are available for $22.94.

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Build real-world applications using Laravel 4 with Packt's exciting new book and eBook!

January 2014 | Open Source, PHP, Web Development

Packt is proud to present its latest publication, Learning Laravel 4 Application Development, by Hardik Dangar. The book familiarizes readers with MVC concepts and how to install and configure Laravel 4. It is written in a simple and easy-to-understand manner, enabling readers to get up to speed quickly. The book is 265 pages long and is priced at $49.99, while the eBook is $29.99.

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Visualize and analyze data in QlikView like never before using Packt’s new book and eBook

January 2014 | Enterprise

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Learning QlikView Data Visualization, a practical and fast-paced guide that will help readers explore the basics of data discovery in QlikView. The print book is 156 pages long and is competitively priced at $37.99, whilst the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $19.54.

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Explore Domain Specific Languages from Clojure with Packt’s new book and ebook

January 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book on Clojure: Clojure for Domain-Specific Languages. Filled with practical examples, users will be able to learn as much as Clojure code as possible. Users will be able to create customer domain- specific languages and will learn about the tools involved in the process.

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Build engaging and fully-functional multiplayer games in Unity engine using Packt’s new book and eBook.

January 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book Unity Multiplayer Games, a practical guide that will help readers to create a variety ofmultiplayer games and apps in the Unity 4 game engine, still maintaining compatibility with Unity 3. The print book has 255 pages and is competitively priced at $44.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $21.59.

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Understand the concept of dependency injection with Packt’s new ebook on AngularJS

January 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new ebook Dependency Injection with AngularJS. Users will learn the concepts of dependency injection in this practical and hands-on guide. The book will also explain some of the theory and the reasons behind dependency injection.

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Master Blender’s Lightening and rendering techniques’ with over 50 recipes with Packt’s new book and ebook

January 2014 | Cookbooks, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book on Blender: Blender Cycles: Lighting and Rendering Cookbook. Users will get acquainted with the new Blender Cycles engine and the concepts behind the nodes shader system. This book is filled with lots of tips and tricks and illustrations that will help users create their first materials in cycles and much more.

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Learn the various aspects of multithreading in C# for Windows through practical examples with Packt’s new book and eBook

January 2014 | Cookbooks, Open Source, Web Development

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Multithreading in C# 5.0 Cookbook , an easy-to-follow guide full of hands-on examples of real-world multithreading tasks. The print book is 268 pages long and is competitively priced at $49.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $25.49.

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