MYSQL in a Nutshell

By Russell Dyer

When you want to locate the appropriate SQL key-phrase or MySQL buyer command-line choice without delay, flip to this handy reference, identified for a similar velocity and adaptability because the approach it covers so completely. MySQL is full of such a lot of features that the chances of remembering a specific functionality or assertion on the correct second are beautiful narrow. With MySQL in a Nutshell, you get the main points you would like, day in and trip, in a single concise and intensely good equipped book.

the recent version includes the entire instructions and programming details for model 5.1, together with new positive factors and language interfaces. It's perfect for an individual utilizing MySQL, from beginners who have to wake up to hurry to complicated clients who desire a convenient reference. like every O'Reilly Nutshell references, it's effortless to exploit and hugely authoritative, written via the editor of the MySQL wisdom Base at MySQL AB, the writer and proprietor of MySQL.

inside of, you'll locate:
* an intensive connection with MySQL statements, services, and administrative utilities
* numerous instructional chapters to aid novices get started
* Programming language APIs for Hypertext Preprocessor, Perl, and C
* short tutorials at the start of every API bankruptcy to assist someone, despite adventure point, comprehend and grasp strange territory
* New chapters on replication, triggers, and kept procedures
* lots of new examples of the way MySQL is utilized in practice
* beneficial the right way to assist you get throughout the such a lot tricky subjects
even if you utilize MySQL in a mission-critical, heavy-use setting or for purposes which are extra modest, this publication places a wealth of easy-to-find details at your fingertips, saving you masses of hours of trial and blunder and tedious on-line looking. If you're able to reap the benefits of every little thing MySQL has to supply, MySQL in a Nutshell has accurately what it takes.

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Language and the Internet

By David Crystal

In recent times, the net has come to dominate our lives. e mail, quick messaging and chat are swiftly exchanging traditional sorts of correspondence, and the internet has develop into the 1st port of demand either details enquiry and rest task. How is that this affecting language? there's a common view that as 'technospeak' involves rule, criteria could be misplaced. during this e-book, David Crystal argues the opposite: that the web has inspired a dramatic growth within the kind and creativity of language. protecting a number web genres, together with electronic mail, chat, and the net, this can be a revealing account of the way the net is greatly altering the way in which we use language. This moment variation has been completely up to date to account for newer phenomena, with a new bankruptcy on running a blog and fast messaging. attractive and available, it's going to proceed to fascinate someone who has ever used the net.

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Digital Signal Processing and Spectral Analysis for Scientists: Concepts and Applications (Signals and Communication Technology)

This e-book covers the fundamentals of processing and spectral research of monovariate discrete-time signs. The technique is functional, the purpose being to acquaint the reader with the symptoms for and downsides of a number of the tools and to focus on attainable misuses. The publication is wealthy in unique rules, visualized in new and illuminating methods, and is based in order that elements will be skipped with no lack of continuity. Many examples are integrated, in line with artificial information and genuine measurements from the fields of physics, biology, drugs, macroeconomics etc., and an entire set of MATLAB routines requiring no earlier adventure of programming is supplied. previous complicated mathematical abilities aren't wanted that allows you to comprehend the contents: an exceptional command of easy mathematical research is adequate. the place extra complicated mathematical instruments are useful, they're incorporated in an Appendix and provided in an easy-to-follow manner. With this e-book, electronic sign processing leaves the area of engineering to deal with the desires of scientists and students in generally much less quantitative disciplines, now dealing with expanding quantities of knowledge.

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Mac Format (Summer 2010)

MacFormat is stuffed with troubleshooting recommendation & experiences of the entire most up-to-date Apple kits. includes new options & recommendation on upgrading Macs & for computing device consumer who've lately switched to the Mac. each factor of MacFormat comes a DVD packed filled with complete courses, tutorials, the newest demos & updates.

Almost a decade of iTunes has visible the modest track participant evolve right into a powerhouse media centre for the Mac, dealing with motion pictures, apps, television exhibits, podcasts and books, let alone syncing tasks for iPods, iPads and iPhones. Given its quite a few advancements, how are you going to ascertain you’re profiting from every little thing iTunes has to supply? discover during this issue’s monstrous iTunes characteristic! in different places, we pass undercover to determine why video games are approximately to make gigantic waves at the Mac. And stick with our stories in the course of one month with the iPad, then learn stories of the productiveness apps on hand for the iPad within the all-new iWorks suite. Dive in for this and a complete lot extra besides!

MacFormat is a the UK's greatest desktop journal aimed toward Macintosh clients. it truly is released per thirty days by means of destiny Publishing, and has been given that 1993.

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Control of Interactive Robotic Interfaces: A Port-Hamiltonian Approach (Springer Tracts in Advanced Robotics, no. 29)

By Cristian Secchi

This monograph bargains with strength dependent regulate of interactive robot interfaces. The port-Hamiltonian framework is exploited either for modeling and controlling interactive robot interfaces. The publication presents an power orientated research and regulate synthesis of interactive robot interfaces, from a unmarried robotic to multi-robot structures for interacting with genuine and digital, potentially unstructured, environments.

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Netflixed: The Epic Battle for America's Eyeballs

By Gina Keating

Netflix has come some distance due to the fact 1997, whilst Silicon Valley marketers, Marc Ran­dolph and Reed Hastings, made up our minds to begin an internet DVD shop prior to most folk owned a DVD participant. They have been shocked and elated while launch-day site visitors in April 1998 crashed their server and led to a hundred and fifty revenues. at the present time, Netflix has greater than 25 million subscribers and annual sales above $3 billion. but lengthy- time period success-or even survival-is nonetheless faraway from assured. Journalist Gina Keating recounts the soaking up, fast moving drama of the company's turbulent upward push to the head and its try and invent new varieties of enterprise. First it engaged in a grueling warfare opposed to video-store behemoth Blockbuster, reworking motion picture condo without end. Then it jumped into a bigger conflict for on-line video streaming opposed to Google, Hulu, Amazon, and the large cable businesses. Netflix ushered in such suggestions as DVD condo by way of mail, a patented on-line queue of upcom­ing leases, and a advice set of rules referred to as Cinematch that proved the most important in its fight opposed to higher competitors. but for all its luck, Netflix remains to be a polariz­ing corporation. Hastings is usually heralded as a visionary-he used to be named enterprise individual of the yr in 2010 through Fortune-even as he has been known as the nation's worst CEO. Netflix additionally faces disgruntled consumers after expense raises and different stumbles which can tarnish the logo perpetually. the search to develop into the world's portal for pre­mium video on call for will be certain not anything lower than the way forward for leisure and the net. Drawing on wide new interviews and her years overlaying Netflix as a monetary and leisure reporter, Keating makes this story as soaking up because it is necessary.

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GUI Design for Android Apps

By Ryan Cohen, Tao Wang

GUI layout for Android Apps is the perfect—and concise—introduction for cellular app builders and architects. via easy-to-follow tutorials, code samples, and case experiences, the publication indicates the must-know ideas for user-interface layout for Android apps operating at the Intel platform, together with smartphones, drugs and embedded devices.

This booklet is together constructed for person studying through Intel software program university and China Shanghai JiaoTong collage, and is excerpted from Android program improvement for the Intel® Platform.

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Beginning Analog Electronics through Projects, Second Edition

Analog electronics is the best technique to commence a enjoyable, informative, studying application. starting Analog Electronics via initiatives, moment variation used to be written with the wishes of starting hobbyists and scholars in brain. This revision of Andrew Singmin's well known starting Electronics via tasks offers useful routines, construction options, and concepts for valuable electronics initiatives. also, it good points new fabric on analog and electronic electronics, and new initiatives for troubleshooting try out equipment.

released within the culture of starting Electronics via tasks and starting electronic Electronics via initiatives, this publication limits thought to "need-to-know" info that might let you start without delay with no advanced math. everyday digital elements and their services are defined in brief in daily phrases. excellent for innovative studying, all the tasks builds at the idea and part wisdom built in prior chapters. step by step directions facilitate one's studying of ideas for part identity, soldering, troubleshooting, and masses extra.

Includes directions for utilizing a common goal meeting board
Practical, stress-free, worthwhile method of studying approximately electronics
Features twelve effortless and invaluable initiatives designed to familiarize newcomers and hobbyists with the main general ICs.

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Database of Piano Chords: An Engineering View of Harmony

By Ana M. Barbancho, Isabel Barbancho, Lorenzo J. Tardón, Emilio Molina

Database of Piano Chords: An Engineering View of concord features a distinctive database of piano chords constructed solely for song study reasons, and descriptions the foremost benefits to utilizing this dataset to additional one’s study. The ebook additionally describes the actual bases of the occidental track chords and the effect utilized in the detection and transcription of the tune, allowing researchers to in detail comprehend the development of every occidental chord. the web database comprises greater than 275,000 chords with diverse levels of polyphony and with varied enjoying kinds. jointly, the database and the e-book are a useful device for researchers during this box.

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Transforming IT Culture: How to Use Social Intelligence, Human Factors and Collaboration to Create an IT Department That Outperforms

By Frank Wander

Practical, confirmed advice for remodeling the tradition of any IT department

As an increasing number of jobs are outsourced, and the financial system keeps to fight, individuals are trying to find a substitute for the greed-driven, egocentric management that has ended in organizations the place the staff are taken care of as interchangeable components. This ebook exhibits how the human elements can be utilized to liberate greater returns on human capital such that staff are not any longer interchangeable components, yet resources which are cared approximately and grown. Refreshingly leading edge, Transforming IT Culture exhibits how neuroscientific and mental learn will be utilized within the IT place of work to unharness an unlimited pool of untapped potential.

  • Written via knowledgeable on IT tradition transformation
  • Considers the frequent "cultural blindness" in enterprise this day, and the way it may be addressed
  • Draws at the author's repeated luck reworking IT divisions throughout significant businesses by means of utilising the human factors
  • Explains why social intelligence, human components, and collaboration are the resource of concord, shared studying, mutual admire, and price creation

Employees wish confident switch in enterprise, whatever to prevent the downward spiral we're on, either financially and emotionally. Transforming IT Culture indicates how the fundamental component to any excessive appearing IT division is a tradition the place staff are valued and controlled to their strengths. utilizing the data know-how occupation as a lens during which we will comprehend wisdom employee productiveness and the way to noticeably increase it, this crucial new e-book finds why Collaborative Social structures are necessary to each organization.

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