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Python All-in-One For Dummies

Shovic, John C. / Simpson, Alan


3. Auflage April 2024
704 Seiten, Softcover
Wiley & Sons Ltd

ISBN: 978-1-394-23615-2
John Wiley & Sons

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Everything you need to know to get into Python coding, with 7 books in one

Python All-in-One For Dummies is your one-stop source for answers to all your Python questions. From creating apps to building complex web sites to sorting big data, Python provides a way to get the work done. This book is great as a starting point for those new to coding, and it also makes a perfect reference for experienced coders looking for more than the basics. Apply your Python skills to data analysis, learn to write AI-assisted code using GitHub CoPilot, and discover many more exciting uses for this top programming language.
* Get started coding in Python--even if you're new to computer programming
* Reference all the essentials and the latest updates, so your code is air-tight
* Learn how Python can be a solution for large-scale projects and big datasets
* Accelerate your career path with this comprehensive guide to learning Python

Experienced and would-be coders alike will love this easy-to-follow guide to learning and applying Python.

Introduction 1

Book 1: Getting Started 7

Chapter 1: Starting with Python 9

Chapter 2: Using Interactive Mode, Getting Help, and Writing Apps 21

Chapter 3: Python Elements and Syntax 37

Chapter 4: Building Your First Python Application 45

Book 2: Understanding Python Building Blocks 65

Chapter 1: Working with Numbers, Text, and Dates 67

Chapter 2: Controlling the Action 109

Chapter 3: Speeding Along with Lists and Tuples 131

Chapter 4: Cruising Massive Data with Dictionaries 155

Chapter 5: Wrangling Bigger Chunks of Code 181

Chapter 6: Doing Python with Class 203

Chapter 7: Sidestepping Errors 239

Book 3: Working with Libraries 257

Chapter 1: Working with External Files 259

Chapter 2: Juggling JSON Data 297

Chapter 3: Interacting with the Internet 317

Chapter 4: Libraries, Packages, and Modules 335

Book 4: Using Artificial Intelligence 351

Chapter 1: Demystifying Artificial Intelligence 353

Chapter 2: Building a Neural Network 363

Chapter 3: Doing Machine Learning 393

Chapter 4: Playing Around with AI on Cards, Sticks, and in the Cloud 415

Book 5: Doing Data Science 427

Chapter 1: Understanding the Five Areas of Data Science 429

Chapter 2: Exploring Big Data 437

Chapter 3: Using Big Data from Google Cloud 453

Book 6: Talking to Hardware 471

Chapter 1: Introducing Physical Computing 473

Chapter 2: No Soldering! Using Grove Connectors for Building 489

Chapter 3: Sensing the World 503

Chapter 4: Making Things Move 525

Book 7: Building Robots 553

Chapter 1: Introducing Robotics 555

Chapter 2: Building Your First Python Robot 563

Chapter 3: Programming Your Robot Rover 583

Chapter 4: Using Artificial Intelligence in Robotics 611

Index 649
John C. Shovic, PhD, is a computer science faculty member specializing in robotics and artificial intelligence at the University of Idaho. Alan Simpson is a web development professional and prolific tech author with more than 100 publications to his credit.

J. C. Shovic, University of Idaho