Regular Expression Pocket Reference: Regular Expressions for Perl, Ruby, PHP, Python, C, Java and .NET (Pocket Reference (O'Reilly))

By Tony Stubblebine

This convenient little publication deals programmers an entire evaluate of the syntax and semantics of standard expressions which are on the center of each text-processing program. excellent as a brief reference, Regular Expression Pocket Reference covers the standard expression APIs for Perl 5.8, Ruby (including a few upcoming 1.9 features), Java, personal home page, .NET and C#, Python, vi, JavaScript, and the PCRE standard expression libraries.

This concise and easy-to-use reference places the most important software for manipulating textual content and knowledge correct at your fingertips. Composed of a mix of symbols and textual content, average expressions will be an outlet for creativity, for awesome programming, and for the dependent resolution. Regular Expression Pocket Reference bargains an creation to standard expressions, development matching, metacharacters, modes and constructs, after which offers separate sections for every of the language APIs, with whole regex listings including:

  • Supported metacharacters for every language API
  • Regular expression sessions and interfaces for Ruby, Java, .NET, and C#
  • Regular expression operators for Perl 5.8
  • Regular expression module items and capabilities for Python
  • Pattern-matching features for Hypertext Preprocessor and the vi editor
  • Pattern-matching tools and gadgets for JavaScript
  • Unicode aid for every of the languages

With lots of examples and different assets, Regular Expression Pocket Reference summarizes the complicated ideas for appearing this severe text-processing functionality, and offers this often-confusing subject in a pleasant and well-organized structure. This consultant makes a fantastic on-the-job companion.

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Firewalls and Internet Security: Repelling the Wily Hacker (2nd Edition)

By William R. Cheswick

The best-selling first variation of Firewalls and net defense grew to become the bible of web safety through exhibiting readers how one can take into consideration threats and recommendations. The thoroughly up to date and multiplied moment version defines the protection difficulties scholars face in modern web, identifies the weaknesses of the preferred safety applied sciences, and illustrates the fine details of deploying an efficient firewall. scholars the way to plan and execute a safety approach that permits quick access to web prone whereas defeating even the wiliest of hackers. Written via recognized senior researchers at AT&T Bell Labs, Lumeta, and Johns Hopkins collage the scholars will enjoy the genuine, real-world stories of the authors conserving, enhancing, and remodeling AT&T's net gateway.

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May on Motors

By James May

Publish 12 months note: First released in 2006
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Best referred to as the 3rd presenter within the unholy trinity that's Clarkson, Hammond and should on Top Gear, James may perhaps has lived, breathed and dreamt approximately vehicles his complete existence.

There is anything approximately autos that stirs up extreme emotions in humans - the way it makes them glance to the surface global, the way it makes them consider approximately themselves, the way it seems to their girlfriends or their associates, or their neighbours. those emotions are humorously defined in May on Motors, as James takes us at the highway and appears on the automobiles that experience formed him, his global and the normal humans of Britain.

In May on Motors, James has introduced jointly his such a lot debatable and fun items to make a super assortment that would amuse and encourage all motor vehicle lovers.

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The Deep Self: Consciousness Exploration in the Isolation Tank (Consciousness Classics)

First released greater than two decades in the past and now with a brand new creation via the writer, this vintage paintings offers the tools and conclusions of greater than 25 years of experimentation with the isolation-tank meditative adventure. Drawing at the own testimony of many that attempted it, together with Burgess Meredith, Gregory Bateson, E. J. Gold, and Jerry Rubin, the facts indicates how, through taking out the presence of moving actual enter styles, the tank permits contributors to dive deep into their unconscious and concentration instantly on their internal perceptions. the various domain names of fact and the way a variety of reports with solitude impact various individuals are mentioned in addition to useful information at the criteria for isolation tank manufacture and use.

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Uncle John's Supremely Satisfying Bathroom Reader (Running Press Miniature Editions)

By Bathroom Reader's Institute

Here's a Miniature version™ with a distinct objective. Excerpted from the all new, 14th version of Uncle John's Supremely pleasant toilet Reader, it really is designed to be opened randomly to any web page for a fast learn on activities, trivialities, outstanding stories, motion picture bloopers, ancient evidence, and lots more and plenty more.

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Designing for Behavior Change: Applying Psychology and Behavioral Economics

By Stephen Wendel

A new wave of goods helps humans swap their habit and day-by-day workouts, no matter if it’s exercise extra (Jawbone Up), taking keep an eye on in their funds (HelloWallet), or organizing their e-mail (Mailbox). This sensible advisor exhibits you the way to layout a majority of these items for clients looking to take motion and accomplish particular goals.

Stephen Wendel, HelloWallet’s head researcher, takes you step by step during the technique of employing behavioral economics and psychology to the sensible difficulties of product layout and improvement. utilizing a mix of lean and agile improvement equipment, you’ll study an easy iterative method for opting for goal clients and behaviors, development the product, and gauging its effectiveness. realize how you can create easy-to-use items to assist humans make confident changes.

  • Learn the 3 major innovations to assist humans swap behavior
  • Identify your target market and the behaviors they search to change
  • Extract person tales and establish hindrances to behaviour change
  • Develop potent interface designs which are stress-free to use
  • Measure your product’s influence and examine how one can enhance it
  • Use sensible examples from items like Nest, Fitbit, and Opower

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The Indestructible Houseplant: 200 Beautiful, Easy-Care Plants that Everyone Can Grow

By Tovah Martin

Tovah Martin, the undisputed Queen of eco-friendly, exhibits that anyone can develop fit houseplants. all of it boils all the way down to an easy set of abilities and—here's the the most important part—picking the suitable vegetation. those tricky yet appealing vegetation can thrive in less-than-ideal stipulations, and they're effortless to discover. You'll additionally how one can pot, repot, water, and fertilize; decide up a few nice principles for enjoyable, funky boxes; and take advantage of Tovah's tips to show your vegetation to sit up a room. So get a few indestructibles and begin your indoor backyard. As Tovah can provide, "Life might be beautiful."
comprises fashionable crops and liked favorites, including:
•African violet
•Begonia
•Fern
•Haworthia
•Kalanchoe
•Nerve plant
•Ponytail palm
•Spider plant

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Handbook of Research on Human Cognition and Assistive Technology: Design, Accessibility and Transdisciplinary Perspectives

By Soonhwa Seok

With the remarkable developments in computing energy coupled with the societal move in the direction of inclusive settings, there is not any greater time than this present day to attempt for assistive expertise fairness when it comes to common implementation inside a transdisciplinary point of view.
The instruction manual of analysis on Human Cognition and Assistive expertise: layout, Accessibility and Transdisciplinary Perspectives marks a serious milestone within the historical past of implementation and perform of assistive know-how. The reason of this e-book is to help researchers, practitioners, and the clients of assistive know-how to enhance the accessibility of assistive expertise through enforcing human cognition into its layout and perform. hence, this ebook provides assistive expertise as an intervention for individuals with disabilities from a transdisciplinary standpoint.

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"You Ain't Heard Nothin' Yet": The American Talking Film History and Memory 1927-1949

By Andrew Sarris

Andrew Sarris has lengthy been considered one of America's so much celebrated writers on movie, writer of the seminal paintings The American Cinema, and for many years a extremely popular critic, first for The Village Voice and extra lately for The big apple Observer. Now comes Sarris's definitive assertion on movie, in a masterwork that has taken 25 years to accomplish.
here's a sweeping--and hugely personal--history of yank movie, from the beginning of the talkies (beginning with The Jazz Singer and Al Jolson's memorable line "You ain't heard nothin' yet") to the decline of the studio process. through a ways the most important component to the ebook celebrates the paintings of the nice American movie administrators, with giants akin to John Ford, Alfred Hitchcock, Charlie Chaplin, Orson Welles, and Howard Hawks tested movie through movie. Sarris additionally deals gleaming pictures of significant stars, from Garbo and Bogart to Ingrid Bergman, Margaret Sullavan, Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Clark Gable, and Carole Lombard. there's a journey of the studios--Metro, Paramount, RKO, Warner Brothers, twentieth Century Fox, Universal--revealing how every one left its personal specific stamp on movie. And in possibly the main attention-grabbing and unique part, we're taken care of to an informative examine movie genres--the musical, the screwball comedy, the horror photo, the gangster movie, and the western.
a life of observing and brooding about cinema has long past into this ebook. it's the background that movie buffs were ready for.

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