Learn Python the Hard Way: A Very Simple Introduction to the by Zed A. Shaw

By Zed A. Shaw

Zed Shaw has perfected the world's top process for studying Python. keep on with it and you may succeed-just just like the millions of novices Zed has taught to this point! You carry the self-discipline, dedication, and endurance; the writer offers every thing else.

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The Definitive Guide to Django: Web Development Done Right by Adrian Holovaty, Jacob Kaplan-Moss (auth.)

By Adrian Holovaty, Jacob Kaplan-Moss (auth.)

Django, the Python-based comparable to Ruby’s Rails internet improvement framework, is likely one of the most well liked themes in internet improvement this day. Its writer (and co-author of this e-book) Adrian Holovaty has develop into a famous person of types as a result of compelling array of net functions he’s equipped utilizing Django, together with such a lot significantly http://chicagocrime.org. Holovaty and Django lead developer Jacob Kaplan-Moss have created this e-book because the definitive advisor to the technology.

Django: internet improvement performed correct is split into 3 elements, with the 1st introducing Django basics akin to install and configuration, and growing the parts that finally interact to energy a Django-driven web site. half II delves into the extra refined beneficial properties of Django, similar to outputting non-HTML content material like RSS feeds and PDFs, caching, and person administration. half III is a close connection with Django’s many configuration recommendations and instructions. This booklet serves as either the final word instructional and the go-to reference in this renowned framework.

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Computing & Programming (Quick Expert's Guide) by Shahneila Saeed

By Shahneila Saeed

The last word consultant to making a working laptop or computer video game for kids elderly 12+. It exhibits the right way to grasp algorithms and directions, write a pseudo code, overcome the programming language of Python, and create a online game with a number of degrees and characters to manage.

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WxPython Application Development Cookbook by Cody Precord

By Cody Precord

Key Features

This ebook empowers you to create wealthy cross-platform graphical consumer interfaces utilizing Python
It is helping you increase purposes that may be deployed on home windows, OSX, and Linux
The recipes within the publication contain real-world purposes, providing you with a first-hand event of the sensible scenarios

Book Description

wxPython is a GUI toolkit for the Python programming language outfitted on best of the cross-platform wxWidgets GUI libraries. wxPython offers a robust set of instruments that let you fast and successfully development functions that may run on numerous assorted systems. when you consider that wxWidgets offers a wrapper round each one platform's local GUI toolkit, the purposes equipped with wxPython can have a local feel and appear anyplace they're deployed.

This ebook gives you the abilities to construct hugely sensible and local taking a look person interfaces for Python purposes on a number of working procedure environments. by way of operating throughout the recipes, you are going to achieve insights into and publicity to making purposes utilizing wxPython. With a variety of subject matters lined within the booklet, there are recipes to get the main uncomplicated of rookies began in GUI programming in addition to the right way to support skilled clients get extra out in their functions. The recipes will take you from the main simple program constructs all through to the deployment of entire applications.
What you are going to learn

Create complete featured consumer interfaces
layout and enhance customized controls
set up and distribute wxPython purposes to home windows, Macintosh OS X, Linux, and different UNIX-like environments
deal with and reply to software events
deal with and show information utilizing grids
engage with internet prone out of your GUI
Use Paint occasions to attract customized displays
aid the exhibit of person interfaces in a number of languages

About the Author

Cody Precord is a software program engineer established in Minneapolis, MN, united states. He designs and writes platforms and alertness software program for home windows, AIX, Linux, and Macintosh OS X utilizing basically C++, C#, C, Perl, Bash, and Python. The consistent want for engaged on a number of systems certainly led Cody to the wxPython toolkit, which he has used for numerous years. he's the writer of wxPython 2.8 program improvement Cookbook, Packt Publishing and has additionally contributed to the advance of the wxPython library. Cody is attracted to selling pass platform improvement practices and enhancing usability in software.
Table of Contents

wxPython beginning Points
universal consumer Controls
UI structure and Organization
bins and complicated Controls
information monitors and Grids
how one can Notify and Alert
inquiring for and Retrieving Information
consumer Interface Primitives
growing and Customizing Components
Getting Your software prepared for Release

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Learning Python: Powerful Object-Oriented Programming (5th by Mark Lutz

By Mark Lutz

Get a finished, in-depth creation to the middle Python language with this hands-on ebook. in line with writer Mark Lutz’s renowned education direction, this up to date 5th variation can help you quick write effective, top quality code with Python. It’s a great way to start, no matter if you’re new to programming or a certified developer versed in different languages.

Complete with quizzes, routines, and valuable illustrations, this easy-to-follow, self-paced instructional will get you began with either Python 2.7 and 3.3— the most recent releases within the 3.X and 2.X lines—plus all different releases in universal use this present day. You’ll additionally study a few complicated language beneficial properties that lately became extra universal in Python code.

* discover Python’s significant integrated item forms comparable to numbers, lists, and dictionaries
* Create and method items with Python statements, and examine Python’s common syntax model
* Use services to prevent code redundancy and package deal code for reuse
* arrange statements, services, and different instruments into greater parts with modules
* Dive into periods: Python’s object-oriented programming device for structuring code
* Write huge courses with Python’s exception-handling version and improvement tools
* research complex Python instruments, together with decorators, descriptors, metaclasses, and Unicode processing

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Music for Geeks and Nerds by Pedro Kroger

By Pedro Kroger

Are you interested by studying extra approximately song yet have discovered so much fabric condescending or to provide issues magically rather than logically? the good news is that a lot of track might be understood with programming and math, issues you're already reliable at! during this ebook you'll study a few parts of tune from a programmer's standpoint. You'll know about the primitives of track resembling notes and period, the technique of combining these primitives into explanations and chords, operations comparable to transposition, retrograde, and inversion, and the technique of abstraction (phrases and shape) utilizing Python and a few simple math. each notion during this e-book is defined in English with a corresponding implementation in Python, utilizing the Pyknon song library.

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Python in a Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference by Alex Martelli, Anna Ravenscroft, Steve Holden

By Alex Martelli, Anna Ravenscroft, Steve Holden

Useful in lots of roles, from layout and prototyping to checking out, deployment, and upkeep, Python is constantly ranked between today’s most well liked programming languages. The 3rd version of this sensible ebook offers a short connection with the language—including Python 3.5, 2.7, and highlights of 3.6—commonly used components of its substantial general library, and a few of the main invaluable third-party modules and packages.

Ideal for programmers with a few Python event, and people coming to Python from different programming languages, this ebook covers quite a lot of software components, together with net and community programming, XML dealing with, database interactions, and high-speed numeric computing. become aware of how Python offers a distinct mixture of splendor, simplicity, practicality, and sheer power.

This variation covers:

  • Python syntax, Object-Oriented Python, normal library modules, and third-party Python packages
  • Python’s aid for dossier and textual content operations, endurance and databases, concurrent execution, and numeric computations
  • Networking fundamentals, event-driven programming, and client-side community protocol modules
  • Python extension modules, and instruments for packaging and allotting extensions, modules, and applications

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Data Structures and Algorithms Using Python by Rance D. Necaise

By Rance D. Necaise

Все больше и больше программистов обращаются к языку Python, и эта книга даст им понимание того, что им нужно. Автор представляет основную структуру массива и исследует основы реализации и использовании многомерных массивов. Изложены основные механизмы, многие структуры и конструкции из встроенных даннёых языка Python. Чтобы понять, как вводятся новые структуры данных Число АТД и приложений, рассматриваются как потоки на протяжении всей книги,. Также представлены реальные приложения. Это дает программистам полный охват основных структур данных и алгоритмов в языке Python.
More and extra programmers are turning to Python and this e-book will provide them the certainty they want. Necaise introduces the fundamental array constitution and explores the basics of enforcing and utilizing multi-dimensional arrays. The underlying mechanisms of a lot of Python’s integrated facts constructions and constructs are coated. a couple of ADTs and functions are mentioned as threads in the course of the e-book to permit for a number of implementations as new information constructions are brought. Real-world functions of many of the bankruptcy issues also are provided. this provides programmers whole insurance of abstraction and the fundamental info buildings and algorithms within the Python language.
This e-book is designed for a knowledge constructions and algorithms path that makes use of Python. A key aim is to supply a «back to fundamentals» method of studying information constructions and algorithms with out overwhelming the reader with the entire object-oriented programming terminology and ideas. to supply flexibility in subject assurance for a wide selection of classes, the writer specializes in info constructions and algorithms, whereas designing the examples to permit the advent of object-oriented programming if this is the case wanted. The publication additionally introduces the concept that of set of rules research and explores the potency of algorithms and knowledge buildings during the text.
Provides whole assurance of abstraction and the elemental info buildings and algorithms utilizing a «back to fundamentals» approach.
Python (version three) used to layout and enforce periods for summary facts kinds and courses and algorithms.
Flexible organziation permits insurance of sophistication inheritance as wanted or desired.
Introduces scholars to the fundamental array constitution and the basics of imposing and utilizing multi-dimensional arrays.
The underlying mechanism of a lot of Pythons integrated facts buildings and constructs are explored which will reveal the «magic» and to guage their efficiency.
Sample functions of varied bankruptcy themes are awarded through the textual content to assist have interaction students.
A variety of ADTs and purposes are provided as threads through the textual content (i.e. the Set, Bag, Matrix, Sparse Matrix, and Map ADTs.) this enables for a number of implementations as new facts constructions are brought, which gives the chance to enhance the abstraction idea and for learning set of rules efficiency.

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Python Crash Course by Eric Matthes

By Eric Matthes

Python Crash direction is a fast moving, thorough creation to Python that might have you ever writing courses, fixing difficulties, and making issues that paintings in no time.

In the 1st half the e-book, you’ll find out about simple programming suggestions, resembling lists, dictionaries, periods, and loops, and perform writing fresh and readable code with workouts for every subject. You’ll additionally the way to make your courses interactive and the way to check your code properly ahead of including it to a venture. within the moment 1/2 the e-book, you’ll positioned your new wisdom into perform with 3 gigantic tasks: an area Invaders–inspired arcade online game, information visualizations with Python’s super-handy libraries, and a straightforward net app you could installation on-line.

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Python, PyGame and Raspberry Pi Game Development by Sloan Kelly

By Sloan Kelly

Gain the fundamentals of Python and use PyGame to create fast moving games with nice photographs and sounds. you will additionally know about item orientated programming (OOP) in addition to layout styles like model-view-controller (MVC) and finite nation machines (FSMs).

Python, PyGame and Raspberry Pi video game Development teaches you the way to take advantage of Python and PyGame in your laptop. even if you employ home windows, macOS, Linux, or a Raspberry Pi you could unharness the facility of Python and PyGame to create nice having a look video games. incorporated within the textual content are whole code listings and reasons for "Bricks," "Snake" and "Invaders"-- 3 fully-working video games. those let you start making your individual nice video games. adjust them or construct your personal fascinating titles.

What you will Learn  
  • Gain the fundamentals of Python and hire it for online game development
  • Design your game
  • Build video games utilizing video game tasks as templates like Bricks, Snake, and Invaders
  • Work with person outlined capabilities, inheritance, composition, and aggregation
  • Add sound on your games
  • Implement finite country machines 

Who This ebook Is For

Experienced coders or video game builders new to Python, PyGame and Raspberry Pi. This e-book can be for makers attracted to moving into online game improvement.

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