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Release Date: 
May 2014
Summary: 

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Learning scikit-learn: Machine Learning in Python, a fast-paced and concise guide that teaches programmers how to use Python and scikit-learn to create intelligent applications. This book is available now in popular DRM-free formats such as Amazon Kindle, e-pub, and PDF.

About the authors:
A computer engineer with experience in the theory and application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) specializing in machine learning and Natural Language Processing (NLP), Raúl Garreta has worked for many software companies, handling everything from video games to implantable medical devices. In 2009, he co-founded Tryolabs with the objective to apply AI to the development of intelligent software products; he acts as the CTO and Product Manager of the company. Besides the application of machine learning and NLP, Tryolabs' expertise lies in the Python programming language, and they have been catering to many clients in Silicon Valley.

Release Date: 
May 2014
Summary: 

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new video course on JBoss, JBoss EAP Configuration, Deployment, and Administration, a practical, screencast-based tutorial. Presented by Jason Shepherd, the duration for the video course is 2 hours 08 mins and is competitively priced at $39.99.

About the presenter:
Jason Shepherd is a technical support engineer working for Red Hat in Australia. Before working for Red Hat, Jason worked as a Java developer writing web applications and web service implementations for a major travel company. He has first-hand experience with enterprise application development in real-life situations.

Release Date: 
May 2014
Summary: 

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new video course on Node, Build a Network Application with Node, a practical, screencast-based tutorial. Presented by Joe Stanco, the duration of the video course is 2 hours 20 mins and is competitively priced at $39.99.

About the presenter:

Joe Stanco is a frontend developer. His fascination with code started with the Tandy “Trash 80” PC—a present for his seventh birthday. He has been programming in JavaScript for 15 years. A versatile developer, he has cultivated expertise in UI design as well as proficiency in backend languages such as Ruby, PHP, and Perl. Joe currently oversees a team at BuzzFeed tasked with implementing R&D projects and innovative partner integrations for clients like GE and Pepsi. He has worked at a variety of start-ups throughout his career, including Animoto, ASMALLWORLD, Vonage, and Travelocity. In his free time, he teaches fourth graders how to build robots with Lego Mindstorms for NY Cares.

Release Date: 
May 2014
Summary: 

Packt is pleased to announce the publication of its new book Creating Flat Design Websites by António Pratas, is an practical, step-by-step tutorials along with plenty of explanation about designing your flat website. The print book comes in at 112 pages and is competitively priced at $22.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $11.89.

About the author:

António Pratas is a Portuguese designer living in London. He has an MSc in Multimedia Design and has been working as a designer since 2005. He has also co-founded a small design atelier and a web start-up. He previously wrote articles for designmodo.com, webdesignerdepot.com, and awwwards.com.

Release Date: 
May 2014
Summary: 

Packt is pleased to announce the release of SDL Trados Studio: A Practical Guide, packed with step-by-step instructions that cover fundamental topics of SDL Trados Studio into clear, task-oriented steps. The print book comes in at over 196 pages and is competitively priced at $29.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $11.89.

 

About the author:

Andy Walker has worked for many years as a translator and is an experienced trainer and teacher of translation technology. He combines his work as a freelance and Japanese-English interpreter with the post of Senior Lecturer in Translation Technology at the University of Roehampton in London. He is a member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting (MITI) and an Approved Trainer for SDL Trados Studio and currently one of SDL's Lecturer Champions.

Release Date: 
May 2014
Summary: 

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Getting Started with Backbone Marionette, a practical guide written in an easy-to-understand manner with the intention of giving readers small but concrete examples that will help them to quickly understand each component of Marionette as they progressively build their very own application. This book is available now in print, eBook, Kindle, and selected library formats. The print book is 94 pages long and is competitively priced at $29. 99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $15.29.

About the authors:
Raymundo Armendariz is a web developer with over nine years of experience in developing applications for the government and different industries such as automotive and manufacturing. Over the past two years, he has spent most of his time focusing on frontend development with Backbone Marionette and building single-page applications.

Arturo Soto is a technical architect and developer. His work focuses on developing enterprise-level applications, especially web applications. His professional interests include software design patterns, agile practices, and various technologies such as WCF, ASP.NET MVC, OData, Web API, HTML5, and JavaScript.

Release Date: 
May 2014
Summary: 

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Web Development with Jade, a step-by-step, tutorial-based book which will enable web developers to explore the functionalities of Jade and learn how to use it to write functions and processes for web development. This book is available now in print, eBook, Kindle, and selected library formats. The print book is 80 pages long and is competitively priced at $24. 99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $12.74.

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Release Date: 
May 2014
Summary: 

Packt is pleased to announce the publication of Mastering CryENGINE by Sascha Gundlach and Michelle K. Martin, a comprehensive guide covering the advanced tasks that can be performed with the CryENGINE system. The print book comes in at 278 pages long and is competitively priced at $49.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $25.49.

About the authors:

Sascha Gundlach               

Release Date: 
May 2014
Summary: 

Packt is pleased to announce the release of its new book on PHP: PHPUnit Essentials. A hands-on, step-by-step guide, this book will teach developers how to drastically improve their software testing skills. Filled with real-life examples, developers will also learn about the advanced concepts of testing.

About the author: Zdenek Machek is an experienced PHP developer who has been working with PHP since 2000. He has introduced software testing and PHPUnit to various companies and utilized them on various small- and large-scale projects. Zdenek has also written several articles and blog posts focused on Continuous Integration processes during PHP application development. Currently, he leads technology standards and values across his current organization, and also handles the analysis, planning, and technical delivery of large-scale, critical, and high performance systems for the organization’s most complex projects.

Release Date: 
May 2014
Summary: 

Packt is proud to present its latest publication, Internet of Things with the Arduino Yún by Marco Schwartz. This book covers everything readers need to know to build complex projects using the Arduino Yún, organized around the fields of home automation, security, and robotics. The print book is 114 pages long and is priced at $22.99, while the eBook is available for $11.19.

 

About the author:

Marco Schwartz is an electrical engineer, entrepreneur, and blogger. He has a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from Supélec in France and a Master's degree in Micro Engineering from the EPFL in Switzerland. Marco has more than five years of experience in the domain of electrical engineering. His interests gravitate around electronics, home automation, the Arduino and Raspberry Pi platforms, open source hardware projects, and 3D printing.

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