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
Search
  Browse All Reviews > General Term: Languages  
 
Options:
 
  1-10 of 6904 Reviews with General Term: Languages Date Reviewed
  Here we go again: Why is it difficult for developers to learn another programming language?
Shrestha N., Botta C., Barik T., Parmin C.  Communications of the ACM 65(3): 91-99, 2022. Type: Article

It is common for programmers to switch programming languages--quite often, new work happens to involve a new programming language and the programmer has to just dive into it. Many have experienced this, along with the ups and downs involved.<...

Jun 7 2022
   Dive into algorithms: a Python adventure for the intrepid beginner
Tuckfield B.,  No Starch Press, San Francisco, CA, 2021. 248 pp. Type: Book (978-1-718500-68-6)

Algorithms--their concepts, theory, and methods--are not limited to computer science. My recipe for making chili for dinner is an algorithm, as are my lesson plans for my courses, and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) tax return forms...

May 2 2022
  Embracing modern C++ safely
Lakos J., Romeo V., Khlebnikov R., Meredith A.,  Addison-Wesley Professional, Boston, MA, 2021. 1376 pp. Type: Book (978-0-137380-35-0)

This book on C++ is for professionals involved in large-scale projects. It describes various features in C++11 and C++14 with respect to safety, including safe, conditionally safe, and unsafe features. For each feature, descriptions, some historic...

Apr 5 2022
  Detection and resolution of rumours in social media: a survey
Zubiaga A., Aker A., Bontcheva K., Liakata M., Procter R.  ACM Computing Surveys 51(2): 1-36, 2018. Type: Article

Unverified information can spread on the web and influence public opinion before it is eventually verified as true or false. Such rumors eventually evolve during reiterated transmission, and often accompany fake news. The use of social media has m...

Mar 30 2022
  Python distilled
Beazley D.,  Addison-Wesley Professional, Boston, MA, 2021. 352 pp. Type: Book (978-0-134173-27-6)

Python has been around for more than two decades. It was introduced in the early 1990s as a simple programming language and by 2000, we had Python 2. Ever since 2008, however, Python 3 has been the more popular and powerful language. Now almost al...

Mar 25 2022
  Discovering modern C++
Gottschling P.,  Addison-Wesley Professional, Boston, MA, 2021. 576 pp. Type: Book (978-0-136677-64-2)

This textbook is on C++, a general-purpose programming language. It describes various language constructs and modern versions of the language and includes many examples in the form of code listings. It gives tips for writing efficient and good cod...

Mar 11 2022
   Introduction to machine learning in the cloud with Python: concepts and practices
Gupta P., Sehgal N.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2021. 303 pp. Type: Book (978-3-030712-69-3)

Cloud computing vendors, such as Amazon, IBM, Google, Oracle, Microsoft, and others, not only provide storage and compute resources for applications, but data analytics services as well. These platforms support various dataset exploration and mode...

Feb 24 2022
  Coding art: the four steps to creative programming with the Processing language
Zhang Y., Funk M.,  Apress, New York, NY, 2021. 296 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484262-63-4)

Coding art--the title rightly raises eyebrows. Is it about the programming of art, or is it about the art of programming? The latter has been immortalized by Donald Knuth through his famous The art of computer programming series...

Feb 17 2022
  DevOps in Python: infrastructure as Python
Zadka M.,  Apress, New York, NY, 2019. 188 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484244-32-6)

DevOps is a hot topic in software engineering these days, and Python is one of the most popular programming languages in the world. What could be better than a pithy book combining the two? Well, that is exactly what Moshe Zadka, a long-time op...

Dec 23 2021
  Competitive programming in Python: 128 algorithms to develop your coding skills
Dürr C., Vie J.,  Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 2021. 264 pp. Type: Book (978-1-108716-82-6)

Programming contests typically ask teams of programmers to develop solutions to several posed problems in a limited amount of time. Knowledge of algorithms and the techniques for implementing those algorithms efficiently are critical for success, ...

Dec 9 2021
 
 
 
Display per page
Send Your Comments
Contact Us
Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.   Copyright © 2000-2022 ThinkLoud, Inc.
Terms of Use
| Privacy Policy