Category Archives: Python

Introduction to Computer Science Using Python: A Computational Problem-Solving Focus

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By Charles Dierbach

Introduction to desktop technological know-how utilizing Python: A Computational Problem-Solving Focus,recommended by means of Guido van Rossum, the writer of Python (“This isn't your general Python book…I imagine this publication is a brilliant textual content for a person educating CS1”). With a spotlight on computational challenge fixing from bankruptcy 1, this article offers a number of hands-on workouts and examples, each one bankruptcy finishing with a significant-size software demonstrating the step by step means of application improvement, trying out, and debugging. a last bankruptcy comprises the heritage of computing, beginning with Charles Babbage, containing over sixty five historic photos. An end-of-book Python three Programmers’ Reference is usually integrated for speedy search for of Python information. huge teacher fabrics are supplied for these adopting for lecture room use, together with an teachers’ guide, over 1,000 well-developed slides masking all basic subject matters of every bankruptcy, resource code, and try out bank. 

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Exploring Python

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By Timothy Budd

Exploring Python takes an lively studying procedure which engages the coed as an equivalent associate within the technique of studying the thrill, academic, and strong programming language. This procedure instills conduct that scholars will hold with them all through their programming profession and is helping them hold and use the data they've got discovered.

Tim Budd is likely one of the best-known authors in desktop technology and has a name for generating writing texts alongside the forefront of the self-discipline. Exploring Python offers an available and trustworthy creation into programming with the Python language.

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Starting Out with Python, Global Edition (3rd Edition)

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By Tony Gaddis

This article is meant for a one-semester introductory programming path for college kids with constrained programming experience.

In Starting Out with Python®, 3rd Edition Tony Gaddis’ evenly-paced, available insurance introduces scholars to the fundamentals of programming and prepares them to transition into extra complex languages. Python, an easy-to-learn and more and more well known object-oriented language, permits readers to develop into happy with the basics of programming with no the tricky syntax that may be tough for newbies. With the information got utilizing Python, scholars achieve self belief of their abilities and discover ways to realize the good judgment in the back of constructing high quality programs.

Starting Out with Python discusses regulate constructions, features, arrays, and tips ahead of gadgets and sessions. as with any Gaddis texts, transparent and easy-to-read code listings, concise and sensible real-world examples, detail-oriented reasons, and an abundance of workouts look in each chapter.

Teaching and studying Experience

This application provides a greater instructing and studying experience–for you and your scholars. it's going to help:

  • Enhance studying with the Gaddis technique: Gaddis’s available strategy good points transparent and easy-to-read code listings, concise real-world examples, and workouts in each chapter.
  • Support teachers and scholars: scholar and teacher assets can be found to extend at the issues awarded within the text.
  • Keep Your path present: This edition’s courses were established with Python 3.3.2.

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Learn Python the Hard Way: A Very Simple Introduction to the Terrifyingly Beautiful World of Computers and Code (3rd Edition) (Zed Shaw's Hard Way Series)

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You Will Learn Python!

 

Zed Shaw has perfected the world's most sensible approach for studying Python. keep on with it and you'll succeed-just just like the thousands of newbies Zed has taught to this point! You carry the self-discipline, dedication, and endurance; the writer offers every little thing else.

 

In Learn Python the demanding method, 3rd Edition, you will research Python by way of operating via fifty two brilliantly crafted routines. learn them. variety their code precisely. (No copying and pasting!) repair your error. Watch the courses run. As you do, you will learn the way software program works; what reliable courses seem like; how one can learn, write, and examine code; and the way to discover and attach your errors utilizing tips expert programmers use. most significantly, you are going to research the subsequent, that you have to commence writing first-class Python software program of your own:

  • Installing a whole Python environment
  • Organizing and writing code
  • Basic mathematics
  • Variables
  • Strings and text
  • Interacting with users
  • Working with files
  • Looping and logic
  • Data constructions utilizing lists and dictionaries
  • Program design
  • Object-oriented programming
  • Inheritance and composition
  • Modules, sessions, and objects
  • Python packaging
  • Debugging
  • Automated testing
  • Basic video game development
  • Basic internet development

It'll be tough firstly. yet quickly, you are going to simply get it-and that would believe nice!

 

This educational will present you for each minute you place into it. quickly, you will be aware of one of many world's strongest, well known programming languages. you can be a Python programmer.

 

Watch Zed, too! The accompanying DVD includes five+ hours of passionate, strong instructing: a whole Python video course!

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Python for Data Analysis: Data Wrangling with Pandas, NumPy, and IPython

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By Wes McKinney

Python for facts Analysis is anxious with the nuts and bolts of manipulating, processing, cleansing, and crunching facts in Python. it's also a realistic, smooth advent to medical computing in Python, adapted for data-intensive functions. it is a publication in regards to the components of the Python language and libraries you’ll have to successfully clear up a vast set of information research difficulties. This e-book isn't an exposition on analytical equipment utilizing Python because the implementation language.

Written by way of Wes McKinney, the most writer of the pandas library, this hands-on e-book is jam-packed with useful circumstances reviews. It’s excellent for analysts new to Python and for Python programmers new to clinical computing.

  • Use the IPython interactive shell as your fundamental improvement environment
  • Learn simple and complicated NumPy (Numerical Python) features
  • Get begun with facts research instruments within the pandas library
  • Use high-performance instruments to load, fresh, rework, merge, and reshape data
  • Create scatter plots and static or interactive visualizations with matplotlib
  • Apply the pandas groupby facility to slice, cube, and summarize datasets
  • Measure information via time cut-off dates, no matter if it’s particular cases, mounted sessions, or intervals
  • Learn find out how to resolve difficulties in net analytics, social sciences, finance, and economics, via designated examples

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IPython Notebook Essentials

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Compute medical information and execute code interactively with NumPy and SciPy

About This Book

  • Perform Computational research interactively
  • Create caliber monitors utilizing matplotlib and Python information Analysis
  • Step-by-step consultant with a wealthy set of examples and a radical presentation of The IPython Notebook

Who This publication Is For

If you're a specialist, scholar, or educator who desires to learn how to use IPython pc as a device for technical and clinical computing, visualization, and information research, this can be the ebook for you. This ebook will end up useful for someone that should do computations in an agile environment.

What you are going to Learn

  • Quickly set up and start with IPython Notebook
  • Create interactive widgets within the Notebook
  • Master the Notebook's interface and navigation features
  • Create publication-quality graphs and monitors of information with matplotlib
  • Add media to the computer with IPython's wealthy reveal System
  • Accelerate code utilizing NumbaPro and concurrent computing
  • Perform complex clinical computations with SciPy
  • Work with info within the pc with pandas

In Detail

In information technology, it really is tricky to provide fascinating visible or technical content material, because it comprises clinical notations that aren't effortless to sort in a typical record layout. IPython offers a web based UI referred to as laptop, which creates a operating atmosphere for interactive computing that mixes code execution with computational records. IPython computer makes the duty easier because it was once built for medical programming to unravel higher difficulties via a chain of smaller courses. IPython workstation is used to benefit Python in a enjoyable and interactive manner and to do a little severe parallel / technical computing.

The booklet starts off with an advent to the effective use of IPython laptop for interactive computation. The ebook then makes a speciality of the mixing of applied sciences comparable to matplotlib, pandas, and SciPy. The publication is geared toward empowering you to paintings with IPython computing device for interactive computing, configuring it, developing your personal notebooks / examine files. you'll learn the way IPython enables you to practice effective computations via examples with NumPy, information research with pandas, and visualization with matplotlib.

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Python for Secret Agents

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By Steven F. Lott

Analyze, encrypt, and discover intelligence info utilizing Python, the basic device for all aspiring mystery agents

About This Book

  • Build a toolbox of Python devices for password restoration, foreign money conversion, and civic info hacking
  • Use steganography to conceal mystery messages in images
  • Get to grips with geocoding to discover villains' mystery lairs

Who This e-book Is For

If you're a Python newbie who's trying to research the language via attention-grabbing tasks, this booklet is for you. A easy wisdom of programming and records is helpful to get the main out of the book.

What you'll Learn

  • Quickly familiarize yourself with utilizing Python to create instruments and clear up problems
  • Manipulate photograph records and how to encode messages into a picture utilizing steganography
  • Gather a file's hidden secrets and techniques, akin to EXIF information and ZIP archive contents
  • Build purposes that entry, clear out, and examine stay info from the Web
  • Design Python modules, libraries, and applications
  • Customize your Python atmosphere with really good packages
  • Extract facts utilizing HTTP and FTP internetworking protocols

In Detail

Python is an easy-to-learn and extensible programming language that enables mystery brokers to paintings with a large choice of knowledge in a few methods. It provides newcomers an easy strategy to commence programming, yet Python's typical library additionally presents a number of applications that permit Python-using mystery brokers to simply make the most of very subtle details processing.

This publication will consultant new box agent trainees via placing jointly a Python-based toolset to collect, study, and converse facts. It begins by way of overlaying the fundamentals after which strikes directly to sections similar to dossier trade, photograph processing, geocoding, basic trigonometry, and extra delicate statistical processing. you are going to then how you can use polynomials to encode and decode information in numerous representations. in addition, this booklet exhibits you ways so as to add instruments to a Python atmosphere, paintings with photos, and parse HTML web content to extract significant info. the belief of including programs to Python is relevant to how an agent will leverage those instruments for info processing.

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Python Passive Network Mapping: P2NMAP

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By Chet Hosmer

Python Passive community Mapping: P2NMAP is the 1st ebook to bare a progressive and open resource strategy for exposing nefarious community activity.

The "Heartbleed" vulnerability has printed major weaknesses inside company environments relating to the shortcoming of a definitive mapping of community resources. In Python Passive community Mapping, Chet Hosmer indicates you the way to successfully and definitively passively map networks. energetic or probing easy methods to community mapping have normally been used, yet they've got many drawbacks - they could disrupt operations, crash structures, and - most significantly - pass over severe nefarious task. You require a correct photo of the environments you guard and function which will quickly examine, mitigate, after which get over those new assault vectors. This e-book grants a deep knowing of recent suggestions to passive community mapping, whereas offering open resource Python-based instruments that may be positioned into perform immediately.

Python Passive community Mapping is for practitioners, forensic investigators, IT groups, and people who interact whilst acting incident reaction and investigating capability harm, or are reading the affects of latest malware threats. these protecting severe infrastructures may have a distinct curiosity in this book, as energetic or probing tools of community mapping are infrequently used inside those environments as any ensuing affects should be disastrous. Python Passive community Mapping is perfect to be used as a textual content in quite a few educational courses to reveal and have interaction scholars within the artwork of passively mapping firm networks, with the additional advantage of supplying publicity to open resource Python solutions.

  • First booklet to teach you the way to take advantage of open resource Python to behavior passive community mapping
  • Provides a brand new technique for undertaking incident reaction and investigating the level of power harm for your systems
  • Python code forensics toolkit for community mapping integrated at the better half website

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Learning IPython for Interactive Computing and Data Visualization - Second Edition

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By Cyrille Rossant

Get all started with Python for information research and numerical computing within the Jupyter notebook

About This Book

  • Learn the fundamentals of Python within the Jupyter Notebook
  • Analyze and visualize information with pandas, NumPy, matplotlib, and seaborn
  • Perform highly-efficient numerical computations with Numba, Cython, and ipyparallel

Who This booklet Is For

This e-book goals scholars, lecturers, researchers, engineers, analysts, newshounds, hobbyists, and all facts fanatics who're attracted to examining and visualizing real-world datasets. when you are new to programming and information research, this e-book is precisely for you. if you are already conversant in one other language or research software program, additionally, you will have fun with this advent to the Python info research platform. eventually, there are extra technical subject matters for complicated readers. No earlier event is needed; this publication comprises every little thing you must know.

What you are going to Learn

  • Install Anaconda and code in Python within the Jupyter Notebook
  • Load and discover datasets interactively
  • Perform advanced information manipulations successfully with pandas
  • Create attractive information visualizations with matplotlib and seaborn
  • Simulate mathematical types with NumPy
  • Visualize and procedure photographs interactively within the Jupyter workstation with scikit-image
  • Accelerate your code with Numba, Cython, and IPython.parallel
  • Extend the workstation interface with HTML, JavaScript, and D3

In Detail

Python is a simple and robust programming language. IPython bargains a handy interface to the language and its research libraries, whereas the Jupyter laptop is a wealthy setting well-adapted to info technology and visualization. jointly, those open resource instruments are wide-spread via novices and specialists worldwide, and in an immense number of fields and endeavors.

This e-book is a beginner-friendly consultant to the Python information research platform. After an creation to the Python language, IPython, and the Jupyter laptop, you are going to the best way to learn and visualize information on real-world examples, the right way to create graphical consumer interfaces for photo processing within the computing device, and the way to accomplish quickly numerical computations for medical simulations with NumPy, Numba, Cython, and ipyparallel. through the tip of this publication, it is possible for you to to accomplish in-depth analyses of all kinds of data.

Style and approach

This is a hands-on beginner-friendly advisor to investigate and visualize facts on real-world examples with Python and the Jupyter Notebook.

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Python Forensics: A workbench for inventing and sharing digital forensic technology

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By Chet Hosmer

Python Forensics presents many never-before-published confirmed forensic modules, libraries, and recommendations that may be used correct out of the field. furthermore, specified guideline and documentation supplied with the code samples will permit even amateur Python programmers so as to add their very own specified twists or use the types provided to construct new solutions.

Rapid improvement of recent cybercrime research instruments is an important component in nearly each case and surroundings. no matter if you're appearing autopsy research, executing stay triage, extracting proof from cellular units or cloud providers, otherwise you are gathering and processing proof from a community, Python forensic implementations can fill within the gaps.

Drawing upon years of sensible adventure and utilizing a number of examples and illustrative code samples, writer Chet Hosmer discusses tips on how to:

  • Develop new forensic ideas self reliant of enormous seller software program unencumber schedules
  • Participate in an open-source workbench that allows direct involvement within the layout and implementation of recent equipment that increase or change present instruments
  • Advance your occupation by means of developing new ideas besides the development of state of the art automation options to resolve previous problems
  • Provides hands-on instruments, code samples, and special guideline and documentation that may be placed to exploit immediately
  • Discusses tips on how to create a Python forensics workbench
  • Covers powerful forensic looking out and indexing utilizing Python
  • Shows find out how to use Python to check cellular gadget working platforms: iOS, Android, and home windows eight
  • Presents entire assurance of ways to exploit Python scripts for community investigation

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