IPython Notebook Essentials

Compute medical facts and execute code interactively with NumPy and SciPy

About This Book

  • Perform Computational research interactively
  • Create caliber screens utilizing matplotlib and Python info Analysis
  • Step-by-step consultant with a wealthy set of examples and a radical presentation of The IPython Notebook

Who This e-book Is For

If you're a specialist, pupil, or educator who desires to discover ways to use IPython computer as a device for technical and clinical computing, visualization, and information research, this is often the e-book for you. This e-book will end up precious for a person that should do computations in an agile environment.

What you are going to Learn

  • Quickly set up and start with IPython Notebook
  • Create interactive widgets within the Notebook
  • Master the Notebook's interface and navigation features
  • Create publication-quality graphs and monitors of information with matplotlib
  • Add media to the computing device with IPython's wealthy reveal System
  • Accelerate code utilizing NumbaPro and concurrent computing
  • Perform complicated medical computations with SciPy
  • Work with information within the computer with pandas

In Detail

In facts technological know-how, it's tricky to provide fascinating visible or technical content material, because it includes medical notations that aren't effortless to variety in a regular rfile layout. IPython offers an internet UI known as pc, which creates a operating setting for interactive computing that mixes code execution with computational records. IPython computing device makes the duty less complicated because it was once constructed for clinical programming to resolve better difficulties via a chain of smaller courses. IPython laptop is used to benefit Python in a enjoyable and interactive approach and to do a little critical parallel / technical computing.

The e-book starts off with an creation to the effective use of IPython computing device for interactive computation. The ebook then makes a speciality of the combination of applied sciences similar to matplotlib, pandas, and SciPy. The ebook is geared toward empowering you to paintings with IPython computing device for interactive computing, configuring it, growing your individual notebooks / study records. you are going to learn the way IPython permits you to practice effective computations via examples with NumPy, info research with pandas, and visualization with matplotlib.

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Programming in Python 3: A Complete Introduction to the Python Language (2nd Edition)

By Mark Summerfield

A totally Revised variation that includes New fabric on Coroutines, Debugging, checking out, Parsing, String Formatting, and More


Python three is the easiest model of the language but: it truly is extra robust, handy, constant, and expressive than ever prior to. Now, major Python programmer Mark Summerfield demonstrates how you can write code that takes complete benefit of Python 3's positive aspects and idioms. Programming in Python three, moment variation, brings jointly all of the wisdom you must write any software, use any ordinary or third-party Python three library, and create new library modules of your own.


Summerfield attracts on his decades of Python event to percentage deep insights into Python three improvement you will not locate anyplace else. He starts by way of illuminating Python's "beautiful heart": the 8 key parts of Python you want to write powerful, high-performance courses. development on those middle components, he introduces new subject matters designed to reinforce your useful expertise-one thought and hands-on instance at a time. insurance includes

  • Developing in Python utilizing procedural, objectoriented, and practical programming paradigms
  • Creating customized applications and modules
  • Writing and interpreting binary, textual content, and XML documents, together with non-compulsory compression, random entry, and textual content and XML parsing
  • Leveraging complicated facts varieties, collections, keep an eye on buildings, and capabilities
  • Spreading software workloads throughout a number of tactics and threads
  • Programming SQL databases and key--value DBM records
  • Debugging techniques-and utilizing attempt pushed improvement to prevent insects within the first position
  • Utilizing Python's usual expression mini-language and module
  • Parsing thoughts, together with the right way to use the third-party PyParsing and PLY modules
  • Building usable, effective, GUI-based purposes
  • Advanced programming recommendations, together with turbines, functionality and sophistication decorators, context managers, descriptors, summary base periods, metaclasses, coroutines, and more


Programming in Python three, moment variation, serves as either educational and language reference. It assumes a few earlier programming adventure, and is followed via huge downloadable instance code-all of it validated with Python three on home windows, Linux, and Mac OS X. This variation covers Python 3.0 and 3.1, and thanks to the Python language moratorium it's also legitimate for Python 3.2 which has an analogous language as Python 3.1.

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Hello World!: Computer Programming for Kids and Other Beginners

By Warren Sande


A light yet thorough advent to the realm of desktop programming, it truly is written in language a 12-year-old can stick to, yet an individual who desires to how one can software a working laptop or computer can use it. Even adults. Written through Warren Sande and his son, Carter, and reviewed via expert educators, this e-book is kid-tested and parent-approved.


Learn to speak for your laptop in its personal language! even if you need to create a online game, commence a enterprise, or remedy a huge challenge, step one is studying to write down your individual courses. Programming is a enjoyable problem, and it is easy to get started!

This up to date and revised version of Hello World! introduces the realm of desktop programming in a transparent and fascinating sort. Written via Warren Sande and his son, Carter, it truly is jam-packed with examples that may get you pondering and studying. Reviewed via expert educators, this publication is kid-tested and parent-approved. you do not need to understand whatever approximately programming to take advantage of the e-book, simply the fundamentals of utilizing a working laptop or computer. in case you can commence a software and retailer a dossier, you may be off and running!

Purchase of the print publication encompasses a unfastened e-book in PDF, Kindle, and ePub codecs from Manning Publications.


  • Explains innovations in transparent language
  • Lots of images, cartoons, and enjoyable examples
  • Complete set of perform questions and exercises
  • Illustrated in complete color

Hello World! makes use of Python, a programming language designed to be effortless to benefit. utilizing enjoyable examples, it brings to existence innovations of computing— looping, judgements, enter and output, facts buildings, graphics—and many more.


Warren Sande is an digital platforms engineer who makes use of Python either as a "do whatever" scripting language and so one can educate desktops and programming. Carter Sande is a highschool scholar who's obsessed with know-how. whilst he is not solving his school's community and aiding his classmates recuperate misplaced homework, he loves to trip his motorcycle and write unfashionable video games.


  1. Getting Started
  2. Remember This: reminiscence and Variables
  3. Basic Math
  4. Types of Data
  5. Input
  6. GUIs—Graphical person Interfaces
  7. Decisions, Decisions
  8. Loop the Loop
  9. Just for You—Comments
  10. Game Time
  11. Nested and Variable Loops
  12. Collecting issues Together—Lists and Dictionaries
  13. Functions
  14. Objects
  15. Modules
  16. Graphics
  17. Sprites and Collision Detection
  18. A New type of Input—Events
  19. Sound
  20. More GUIs
  21. Print Formatting and Strings
  22. File enter and Output
  23. Take a Chance—Randomness
  24. Computer Simulations
  25. Skier Explained
  26. Python Battle
  27. What's Next?

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Test-Driven Development with Python: Obey the Testing Goat: Using Django, Selenium, and JavaScript

By taking you thru the advance of a true net software from commencing to finish, the up-to-date moment variation of this hands-on consultant demonstrates the sensible benefits of test-driven improvement (TDD) with Python. You’ll how one can write and run exams earlier than construction every one a part of your app, after which advance the minimal quantity of code required to go these assessments. the end result? fresh code that works.

Author Harry J.W. Percival makes use of a concrete example—the improvement of an internet site, from scratch—to educate TDD technique and the way it applies to internet programming, from the fundamentals of database integration and Javascript to extra complicated themes comparable to mocking, Ajax, and leisure APIs. it really is perfect for relative rookies and self-taught net builders trying to take their talents to the subsequent point with a extra dependent approach.

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IronPython in Action

By Michael J. Foord

In 2005, Microsoft quietly introduced an initiative to deliver dynamic languages to the .NET platform. the place to begin for this venture was once a .NET implementation of Python, dubbed IronPython. After a pair years of incubation, IronPython is prepared for real-world use. It blends the simplicity, attractiveness, and dynamism of Python with the ability of the .NET framework.

IronPython in Action deals a entire, hands-on creation to Microsoft's fascinating new process for programming the .NET framework. It ways IronPython as a firstclass .NET language, totally built-in with the .NET setting, visible Studio, or even the open-source Mono implementation. you are going to learn the way IronPython could be embedded as a ready-made scripting language into C# and VB.NET courses, used for writing complete functions or for internet improvement with ASP. Even larger, you will see how IronPython works in Silverlight for client-side net programming.

IronPython opens up intriguing new chances. simply because it is a dynamic language, it allows programming paradigms now not simply on hand in VB and C#. during this publication, authors Michael Foord and Christian Muirhead discover the realm of sensible programming, dwell introspection, dynamic typing and duck typing , metaprogramming, and extra.

IronPython in Action explores those issues with examples, applying the Python interactive console to discover the .NET framework with reside items. The professional authors offer a whole advent for programmers to either the Python language and the ability of the .NET framework. The booklet additionally indicates tips on how to expand IronPython with C#, extending C# and VB.NET functions with Python, utilizing IronPython with .NET 3.0 and Powershell, IronPython as a home windows scripting device, and masses extra.

buy of the print publication comes with a suggestion of a loose PDF, ePub, and Kindle book from Manning. additionally on hand is all code from the e-book.

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The Quick Python Book, Second Edition

The speedy Python publication, moment Edition, is a transparent, concise advent to Python three, geared toward programmers new to Python. This up to date variation contains all of the adjustments in Python three, itself an important shift from past models of Python.

The publication starts off with simple yet priceless courses that educate the middle positive factors of syntax, keep watch over stream, and knowledge constructions. It then strikes to greater purposes regarding code administration, object-oriented programming, net improvement, and changing code from past types of Python.

True to his viewers of skilled builders, the writer covers universal programming language positive aspects concisely, whereas giving extra element to these good points targeted to Python.

buy of the print e-book comes with a suggestion of a loose PDF, ePub, and Kindle publication from Manning. additionally to be had is all code from the publication.

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Python 2.6 Text Processing: Beginners Guide

With a uncomplicated wisdom of Python you may have the capability to adopt time-saving textual content processing. This e-book is a brilliant advent to many of the options, and teaches via sensible examples and transparent reasons. evaluation the best way to benefit textual content processing with Python bargains with crucial textual info codecs you are going to come upon learn how to use the preferred textual content processing libraries on hand for Python filled with examples to steer you thru What you are going to study from this booklet understand the choices on hand for processing textual content in Python Parse JSON info that's frequently used as an information supply mechanism on the net manage a log-processing software through modules and applications to make it extra extensible practice conditional suits through look-ahead and look-behind assertions by utilizing simple usual expressions method XML and HTML files in a number of methods in keeping with the desires of your software enforce callback the way to practice SAX processing and stroll in-memory DOM buildings comprehend Unicode, personality encoding, internationalization, and localization Lay out a Mako template-based venture by utilizing strategies resembling template inheritance, extra tags, and customized filters set up and use the Mako templating method to create your individual Mako templates strategy a lot of e mail messages utilizing the Python typical library and index them with Nucular for speedy looking repair universal exceptions that ensue whereas facing forms of textual content encoding construct basic PDF output utilizing the ReportLab toolkit's high-level PLATYPUS framework Generate Microsoft Excel output utilizing the xlwt module Open and edit present Open rfile documents to take advantage of them as template assets comprehend helping capabilities and sessions, reminiscent of the Python IO method and packaging parts procedure This publication is a part of the Beginner's advisor sequence. every one bankruptcy covers the stairs for numerous initiatives to strategy info

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Gray Hat Python: Python Programming for Hackers and Reverse Engineers

By Justin Seitz

Python is quickly changing into the programming language of selection for hackers, opposite engineers, and software program testers simply because it is easy to jot down speedy, and it has the low-level help and libraries that make hackers chuffed. yet previously, there was no genuine handbook on the way to use Python for a number of hacking initiatives. You needed to dig via discussion board posts and guy pages, eternally tweaking your individual code to get every little thing operating. now not anymore.

Gray Hat Python explains the recommendations at the back of hacking instruments and methods like debuggers, trojans, fuzzers, and emulators. yet writer Justin Seitz is going past conception, displaying you ways to harness current Python-based defense instruments - and the way to construct your individual while the pre-built ones will not lower it.

You'll find out how to:

  • Automate tedious reversing and protection tasks
  • Design and software your individual debugger
  • Learn the best way to fuzz home windows drivers and create robust fuzzers from scratch
  • Have enjoyable with code and library injection, gentle and tough hooking recommendations, and different software program trickery
  • Sniff safe site visitors out of an encrypted net browser session
  • Use PyDBG, Immunity Debugger, Sulley, IDAPython, PyEMU, and more

The world's top hackers are utilizing Python to do their handiwork. should not you?

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Python Passive Network Mapping: P2NMAP

By Chet Hosmer

Python Passive community Mapping: P2NMAP is the 1st publication to bare a innovative and open resource technique for exposing nefarious community activity.

The "Heartbleed" vulnerability has published major weaknesses inside of firm environments concerning the inability of a definitive mapping of community resources. In Python Passive community Mapping, Chet Hosmer exhibits you ways to successfully and definitively passively map networks. energetic or probing ways to community mapping have characteristically been used, yet they've got many drawbacks - they could disrupt operations, crash platforms, and - most significantly - omit severe nefarious job. You require a correct photo of the environments you defend and function that allows you to quickly examine, mitigate, after which get over those new assault vectors. This booklet provides a deep realizing of recent ideas to passive community mapping, whereas supplying open resource Python-based instruments that may be placed into perform immediately.

Python Passive community Mapping is for practitioners, forensic investigators, IT groups, and people who interact whilst acting incident reaction and investigating capability harm, or are studying the affects of latest malware threats. these protecting serious infrastructures could have a different curiosity in this book, as lively or probing tools of community mapping are hardly used inside those environments as any ensuing affects may be disastrous. Python Passive community Mapping is best to be used as a textual content in various educational courses to show and interact scholars within the artwork of passively mapping firm networks, with the additional advantage of delivering publicity to open resource Python solutions.

  • First e-book to teach you ways to exploit open resource Python to behavior passive community mapping
  • Provides a brand new procedure for accomplishing incident reaction and investigating the level of power harm on your systems
  • Python code forensics toolkit for community mapping integrated at the spouse website

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Python Unlocked

Key Features

  • Write smarter, bug-free, excessive functionality code with minimum effort
  • Uncover the easiest instruments and recommendations on hand to Python builders today
  • Deploy decorators, layout patters, and diverse optimization suggestions to exploit Python 3.5 effectively

Book Description

Python is a flexible programming language that may be used for quite a lot of technical tasks―computation, statistics, facts research, online game improvement, and extra. notwithstanding Python is simple to benefit, it really is variety of good points capacity there are numerous elements of it that even skilled Python builders have no idea approximately. whether you are convinced with the fundamentals, its good judgment and syntax, by means of digging deeper you could paintings even more successfully with Python – and get extra from the language.

Python Unlocked walks you thru the simplest options and top practices for top functionality Python programming - exhibiting you the way to utilize the Python language. you will get to understand gadgets and services in and out, and may use them on your virtue on your programming tasks. additionally, you will tips on how to paintings with a number of layout styles together with summary manufacturing facility, singleton, method trend, all of with the intention to help in making programming with Python even more effective. ultimately, because the technique of writing a application is rarely entire with no checking out it, you are going to learn how to attempt threaded functions and run parallel tests.

If you will want the sting in terms of Python, use this publication to unencumber the secrets and techniques of smarter Python programming.

What you'll learn

  • Manipulate item construction approaches for situations, periods, and functions
  • Use the absolute best language constructs to jot down information constructions with large pace and maintainability
  • Make effective use of layout styles to diminish improvement time and make your code extra maintainable
  • Write larger try instances with a better realizing of the trying out framework of Python and unittests, and notice the way to enhance new functionalities in it
  • Write fully-optimized code with the Python language through profiling, compiling C modules, and more
  • Unlock asynchronous programming to construct effective and scalable applications

About the Author

Arun Tigeraniya has a BE in electronics and communique. After his commencement, he labored at a variety of businesses as a Python developer. His major expert pursuits are AI and massive info. He enjoys writing effective and testable code, and fascinating technical articles. He has labored with open resource know-how seeing that 2008. He at present works at Jaarvis Labs constrained, India.

Table of Contents

  1. Objects in Depth
  2. Namespaces and Classes
  3. Functions and Utilities
  4. Data buildings and Algorithms
  5. Elegance with layout Patterns
  6. Test-Driven Development
  7. Optimization Techniques
  8. Scaling Python

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