Featured Book

Bayesian Methods for Hackers: Probabilistic Programming and Bayesian Inference

Bayesian Methods for Hackers

Bayesian Methods for Hackers illuminates Bayesian inference through probabilistic programming with the powerful PyMC language and the closely related Python tools NumPy, SciPy, and Matplotlib. Using this approach, you can reach effective solutions in small increments, without extensive mathematical intervention.


So you want to build a quadcopter drone! The first step is selecting a chassis, or airframe. In this excerpt from Building Your Own Drones: A Beginners' Guide to Drones, UAVs, and ROVs, John Baichtal shows you how.

In this excerpt from Effective Python LiveLessons (Video Training), Brett Slatkin discusses the problem with list comprehensions for large inputs.

The era of the smart car is coming. We're talking cars so smart they park themselves, avoid collisions, and even phone home when they need maintenance. In this article, The Internet of Things author Michael Miller examines the current state of smart car technology, and looks at the ultimate future of smart cars -- the self-driving automobile.

This chapter from More Predictive Analytics: Microsoft Excel takes a look at how to decompose a time series so that you can see how its seasonality operates apart from its trend (if any).

This chapter from Easy Windows 10 shows you how to get the most from the enhanced search tools in Windows 10, including Cortana, which provides voice-activated search of both the Web and your device, can send you reminders, and works hard to discover what you like so you get better search results.

See All Articles


Wow, who abducted our Windows 10 assumptions and left this smooth running and easy-to-use Operating System in their place?

It's time to consider the foibles of Laptop Life...

See All Blogs

Who is InformIT

We are the online presence for the world's leading technology publishers and your source for reliable and qualified content to help you do your job better.

Learn More About InformIT

Our Imprints

Become a Reviewer

Provide valuable feedback and suggestions on current and new releases from us. Learn more.