Computing Reviews
Today's Issue Hot Topics Search Browse Recommended My Account Log In
Browse by topic Browse by titles Authors Reviewers Browse by issue Browse Help
Mazza, Tommaso
Centre for Integrative Biology
Trento, Italy
   Reviewer Selected
Follow this Reviewer
Date Reviewed  
- 10 of 18 reviews

  Unity virtual reality development with VRTK4: a no-coding approach to developing immersive VR experiences, games, & apps
Coutinho C., Apress, New York, NY, 2022. 428 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-484279-32-8)

This book provides practical knowledge and step-by-step instructions on how to use Unity and VRTK version 4 to develop virtual reality (VR) experiences. By the end of the book, readers will be able to “create advanced VR mechanics that can b...

Dec 22 2022  
   Practical D3.js
Amr T., Stamboliyska R., Apress, Berkeley, CA, 2016. 172 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-484219-27-0)

I wanted to review this book because I am fascinated by the growing computational power and expressiveness that JavaScript is gaining over time in computer graphics. I have quickly read here and there about D3.js, but never exhaustivel...

May 2 2017  
   Mapping biological systems to network systems
Rathore H., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2016. 196 pp.  Type: Book (978-3-319297-80-4)

The book aims to present to readers a very interesting topic, namely the mapping process of biological systems to network systems....

Sep 7 2016  
   Unity for absolute beginners
Blackman S., Apress, New York, NY, 2014. 612 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-430267-79-9)

Generally I don’t read book-manuals because the version of the tool dealt with in the text is unavoidably older than the latest release. However, Blackman did not format her work as a handbook, but as a case study; thus, she ...

May 25 2016  
   Cancer bioinformatics
Xu Y., Cui J., Puett D., Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2014. 368 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-493913-80-0)

I literally threw myself into the reading of this book as soon as I had the chance to do so. The title is very attractive for those who, like me, work with the bioinformatics of different types of cancer. Reading this book was not comp...

Oct 2 2015  
   MongoDB basics
Hows D., Membrey P., Plugge E., Apress, Berkeley, CA, 2014. 144 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-484208-96-0)

I came across MongoDB by chance roughly a year ago. I never had much time to become familiar with it. By hearsay I knew it was a nonrelational database management system (DBMS), a document-oriented, schemeless database, which boasts of...

Jun 2 2015  
   Mastering the Raspberry Pi
Gay W., Apress, Berkeley, CA, 2014. 504 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-484201-82-4)

I have recently developed considerable interest in single-board, low-consumption computers because of their high flexibility and discrete computational performance. In particular, I stumbled quite by accident on Raspberry Pi. Not havin...

Apr 27 2015  
   Pro Node.js for developers
Ihrig C., Apress, Berkeley, CA, 2013. 308 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-430258-60-5)

Pro Node.js for developers is a guide for developers of the new technology Node.js. Node.js is an open-source runtime environment for server-side applications. It largely relies on the power of the Google V8 JavaScript engine to...

Feb 9 2015  
  Using protein interaction networks to understand complex diseases
Koyutürk M. Computer 45(3): 31-38, 2012.  Type: Article

Koyutürk centers his discussion on the opportunity to focus on protein-to-protein interaction (PPI) networks rather than on classical enrichment analysis methods to discover dysregulated genes related to complex diseases. Interestingly...

Oct 18 2012  
   Beginning Silverlight 5 in C# (4th ed.)
Lair R., Apress, Berkeley, CA, 2012. 422 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-430234-61-6)

The predominant role played by the World Wide Web (WWW) in everyday activities is pushing big companies and service providers to shift their business into that world. “Availability,” “cross-platform,&#...

Aug 24 2012  
Display per column
Send Your Comments
Contact Us
Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.   Copyright 1999-2023 ThinkLoud®
Terms of Use
| Privacy Policy