HTML Dog: The Best-Practice Guide to XHTML and CSS

By Patrick Griffiths

For readers who are looking to layout web content that load fast, are effortless to replace, obtainable to all, paintings on all browsers and will be speedy tailored to assorted media, this finished consultant represents how one can pass approximately it. by means of focusing at the methods the 2 languages--XHTML and CSS--complement one another, website design seasoned Patrick Griffiths provides the quickest, most productive approach of achieving particular website design projects. With net criteria top practices at its middle, it outlines easy methods to do issues the correct approach from the outset, leading to hugely optimized web content, in a faster, more straightforward, much less painful method than clients may possibly wish for! cut up into 10 easy-to-follow chapters corresponding to textual content, photographs, format, Lists, and kinds, and paired with convenient quick-reference XHTML tag and CSS estate appendixes, HTML Dog is the appropriate consultant and spouse for somebody eager to grasp those languages. Readers can additionally see the teachings in motion with greater than 70 on-line examples built specifically for the e-book.

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Stochastic Models for Fault Tolerance: Restart, Rejuvenation and Checkpointing

By Katinka Wolter

As glossy society is dependent upon the fault-free operation of complicated computing platforms, approach fault-tolerance has turn into an necessary requirement. consequently, we want mechanisms that warrantly right carrier in instances the place approach parts fail, be they software program or parts. Redundancy styles are widely used, for both redundancy in house or redundancy in time.

Wolter’s booklet information equipment of redundancy in time that must be issued on the correct second. specifically, she addresses the so-called "timeout choice problem", i.e., the query of selecting the best time for various fault-tolerance mechanisms like restart, rejuvenation and checkpointing. Restart exhibits the natural method restart, rejuvenation denotes the restart of the working atmosphere of a job, and checkpointing contains saving the process kingdom periodically and reinitializing the process on the newest checkpoint upon failure of the method. Her presentation incorporates a short advent to the equipment, their precise stochastic description, and in addition features in their effective implementation in real-world systems.

The e-book is focused at researchers and graduate scholars in approach dependability, stochastic modeling and software program reliability. Readers will locate right here an updated evaluation of the most important theoretical effects, making this the single entire textual content on stochastic versions for restart-related problems.

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Guide to Advanced Empirical Software Engineering

This booklet gathers chapters from many of the best foreign empirical software program engineering researchers targeting the sensible wisdom valuable for accomplishing, reporting and utilizing empirical equipment in software program engineering. issues and lines contain information on the way to layout, behavior and document empirical reports. the quantity additionally presents info throughout a number of innovations, tools and qualitative and quantitative concerns to aid construct a toolkit acceptable to the varied software program improvement contexts

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iPad All-in-One For Dummies

The bits and bobs of all issues iPad and iPad 2--in complete colour! choked with the ability of a MacBook, iPod contact, eReader, digicam, moveable online game console and much more, the iPad is an grand gadget. And, the company international has definitely taken become aware of. The iPad is stepping into the firm the place energy clients and pros alike are utilizing the gadget to extend their productiveness and paintings smarter on the place of work and at the cross. Long-time For Dummies writer Nancy Muir walks you thru the most recent capabilities, positive aspects, and services of the iPad and iPad 2 in six easy-to-understand minibooks overlaying establishing and synching your iPad; utilizing the iWork purposes; printing out of your iPad; handling your contacts and calendar; getting access to your email and the net; making FaceTime video calls; utilizing your iPad as a presentation device; and discovering the simplest apps for trip, information, climate, funds, and enterprise productivity.* Six full-color minibooks contain: iPad fundamentals, only for enjoyable, iPad at the cross, Getting efficient with iWork, utilizing iPad to Get equipped, and Must-Have iPad Apps* Covers the latest iPad 2 positive factors together with FaceTime, picture sales space, shrewdpermanent Covers, HD video and cameras, video mirroring, and HDMI output* indicates you the way to exploit iWork and different productiveness apps to decorate up your files, create stellar spreadsheets, upload pizzazz for your displays, and hold your agenda at the run* Walks you thru connecting with WiFi and 3G; utilizing Maps for instructions and areas to stick if you are clear of the place of work; holding involved with email and social networking; and utilizing your iPad as a distant machine when you are at the street* comprises details on having a bit enjoyable, too, with pointers on loading your iPad or iPad 2 with track, videos, images, e-books, video games, apps, and extra full of no-nonsense fundamentals and slick and savvy guidance, iPad All-in-One For Dummies, moment version is the easiest accent you will ever purchase to your iPad or iPad 2!

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Building Software for Simulation: Theory and Algorithms, with Applications in C++

By James Nutaro

A exact advisor to the layout and implementation of simulation software
This e-book bargains a concise advent to the paintings of establishing simulation software program, accumulating an important thoughts and algorithms in a single position. Written for either contributors new to the sphere of modeling and simulation in addition to skilled practitioners, this consultant explains the layout and implementation of simulation software program utilized in the engineering of huge platforms whereas providing the correct mathematical components, suggestion discussions, and code development.
The booklet methods the subject from the viewpoint of Zeigler's thought of modeling and simulation, introducing the theory's basic suggestions and displaying the right way to follow them to engineering difficulties. Readers will study 5 important talents for development simulations of advanced systems:* operating with primary abstractions for simulating dynamic structures* constructing uncomplicated simulation algorithms for non-stop and discrete occasion types* Combining non-stop and discrete occasion simulations right into a coherent complete* using concepts for trying out a simulation* figuring out the theoretical foundations of the modeling constructs and simulation algorithms
The significant chapters of the publication introduce, clarify, and show the weather of the speculation which are most crucial for development simulation instruments. they're bracketed by way of functions to robotics, keep an eye on and communications, and electrical energy structures; those entire examples sincerely illustrate how the innovations and algorithms are placed to take advantage of. Readers will discover the layout of object-oriented simulation courses, simulation utilizing multi-core processors, and the mixing of simulators into better software program systems.
The concentrate on software program makes this publication rather important for laptop technological know-how and machine engineering classes in simulation that concentrate on construction simulators. it truly is integral studying for undergraduate and graduate scholars learning modeling and simulation, in addition to for training scientists and engineers taken with the improvement of simulation instruments.

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 7833, Evolutionary Computation, Machine Learning and Data Mining in Bioinformatics: 11th European Conference, EvoBIO 2013, Vienna, Austria, April 3-5, 2013. Proceedings

This publication constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the eleventh ecu convention on Evolutionary Computation, computer studying and knowledge Mining in Bioinformatics, EvoBIO 2013, held in Vienna, Austria, in April 2013, colocated with the Evo* 2013 occasions EuroGP, EvoCOP, EvoMUSART and EvoApplications. the ten revised complete papers awarded including nine poster papers have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from quite a few submissions. The papers disguise quite a lot of subject matters within the box of organic info research and computational biology. They deal with vital difficulties in biology, from the molecular and genomic measurement to the person and inhabitants point, frequently drawing concept from organic platforms in oder to provide options to organic difficulties.

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Robot Motion and Control: Recent Developments (Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences)

This booklet offers fresh leads to robotic movement and keep an eye on. Twenty papers provided on the Fourth overseas Workshop on robotic movement and keep an eye on held in 2004 were improved. The authors of those papers have been rigorously chosen and characterize major associations during this box. The e-book covers nonlinear keep an eye on of nonholonomic platforms and legged robots in addition to trajectory making plans for those structures, subject matters no longer coated in earlier books.

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Kernel Learning Algorithms for Face Recognition

By Jun-Bao Li, Shu-Chuan Chu, Jeng-Shyang Pan

Kernel studying Algorithms for Face acceptance covers the framework of kernel established face acceptance. This e-book discusses the complex kernel studying algorithms and its software on face popularity. This ebook additionally specializes in the theoretical deviation, the process framework and experiments related to kernel established face acceptance. incorporated inside are algorithms of kernel dependent face popularity, and likewise the feasibility of the kernel established face reputation approach. This e-book offers researchers in trend popularity and laptop studying quarter with complicated face popularity equipment and its most modern purposes.

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A Practical Guide to Web App Success

By Dan Zambonini

So much present internet app books hide a selected degree of the advance strategy, corresponding to the technical construct or consumer interface layout. For marketers or venture managers who desire a whole evaluation of the internet app improvement lifecycle, little fabric at present exists.

In this ebook, balanced, well-researched suggestion is imparted with the knowledge that diversified occasions and firms require assorted techniques. It distills the similar of a number of books into the important, useful info you must create a profitable internet app, blending strong assets with narrative factors.

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Vehicular Networks: From Theory to Practice (Chapman & Hall/CRC Computer and Information Science Series)

In spite in their value and capability societal influence, there's at present no finished resource of data approximately vehicular advert hoc networks (VANETs). Cohesively integrating the state-of-the-art during this rising box, Vehicular Networks: From thought to Practice elucidates many matters excited about vehicular networking, together with site visitors engineering, human components experiences, and novel desktop technology research.

Divided into six large sections, the e-book starts off with an outline of site visitors engineering concerns, corresponding to site visitors tracking and site visitors circulation modeling. It then introduces governmental and business efforts within the usa and Europe to set criteria and practice box assessments at the feasibility of vehicular networks. After highlighting cutting edge purposes enabled via vehicular networks, the e-book discusses numerous networking-related concerns, together with routing and localization. the next part makes a speciality of simulation, that's presently the first technique for comparing vehicular networking platforms. the ultimate half explores the level and impression of motive force distraction with in-vehicle displays.

Encompassing either introductory and complicated thoughts, this advisor covers some of the components that impression the layout of purposes for vehicular networks. It information key learn demanding situations, deals counsel on constructing destiny criteria, and provides invaluable info on current experimental studies.

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