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Architecting modern data platforms : a guide to enterprise Hadoop at scale / Buss, Ian.

Cloud computing
Computer architecture
Database management
Electronic data processing -- Distributed processing
File organization (Computer science)

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Blockchain : the next everything / Williams, Stephen P.

An introduction to how cryptocurrencies like bitcoin are just one example of transformative applications that this relatively new technology makes possible. The author interprets the complexity into digestible anecdotes, metaphors, and straightforward descriptions for readers who don't know tech, and explains all of blockchain's most important aspects: why this so-called digital ledger is unhackable and unchangeable; how its distributed nature may transfer power from central entities like banks, government, and corporations to ordinary citizens around the world; and what its widespread use will mean for society as a whole.

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Build chatbot interactions : responsive, intuitive interfaces with Ruby / Pritchett, Daniel.

Interactive computer systems
Natural language processing (Computer science)
Ruby (Computer program language)
User interfaces (Computer systems)

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Building Xamarin.Forms mobile apps using XAML : mobile cross-platform XAML and Xamarin.Forms fundamentals / Hermes, Dan

Leverage Xamarin.Forms to build iOS and Android apps using a single, cross-platform approach. This book is the XAML companion to the C# guide Xamarin Mobile Application Development. You'll begin with an overview of Xamarin.Forms, then move on to an in-depth XAML (eXtensible Application Markup Language) primer covering syntax, namespaces, markup extensions, constructors, and the XAML standard. XAML provides both the power of decoupled UI development and the direct use of Xamarin.Forms elements. Explore the core of the Xamarin.Forms mobile app UI: using layouts and FrameLayouts to position controls and views to design and build screens, formatting your UI using resource dictionaries, styles, themes and CSS, then coding user interactions with behaviors, commands, and triggers. You'll see how to use XAML to build sophisticated, robust cross-platform mobile apps and help your user get around your app using Xamarin.Forms navigation patterns. Building Xamarin.Forms Mobile Apps Using XAML explains how to bind UI to data models using data binding and using the MVVM pattern, and how to customize UI elements for each platform using industry-standard menus, effects, custom renderers, and native view declaration.

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CompTIA Linux+ practice tests : exam XK0-004 / Suehring, Steve
Computing Technology Industry Association Linux plus
Computer networks -- Examinations -- Study guides
Electronic data processing personnel -- Certification
Operating systems (Computers) -- Examinations -- Study guides
Linux -- Examinations -- Study guides.

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CompTIA Linux+ study guide : exam XK0-004 / Blum, Richard
Computing Technology Industry Association Linux+ study guide
Electronic data processing personnel -- Certification -- Study guides
Operating systems (Computers) -- Examinations -- Study guides
Linux -- Examinations -- Study guides.

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D3 for the impatient : interactive graphics for programmers and scientists / Janert, Philipp K.

Interactive computer graphics
JavaScript (Computer program language)
Information visualization -- Data processing.

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Ethereum / Solomon, Michael (Michael G.)
Ethereum for dummies
"Professionals look to Ethereum as a blockchain-based platform to develop safe applications and conduct secure transactions. It takes a knowledgeable guiding hand to understand how Ethereum works and what it does -- and Ethereum For Dummies provides that guidance. Written by one of the leading voices in the blockchain community and best selling author of Blockchain For Dummies, this book demystifies the workings of Ethereum and shows how it can enhance security, transactions, and investments. As an emerging application of blockchain technology, Ethereum attracts a wide swath of professionals ranging from financial pros who see it as a way to enhance their business, security analysts who want to conduct secure transactions, programmers who build apps that employ the Ethereum blockchain, or investors interested in cashing in on the rise of cryptocurrency. Ethereum For Dummies offers a starting point to all members of this audience as it provides easy-to-understand explanation of the tools and techniques of using Ethereum." --Provided by publisher.

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Event streams in action : real-time event systems with Kafka and Kinesis / Crettaz, Valentin.

Application software -- Development
Kafka (Computer program language)