Category: Development

By Venkateshwaran Loganathan

ISBN-10: 1849699593

ISBN-13: 9781849699594

Elegantly equipped GUI functions are consistently an important hit between clients. PySide is an open resource software program undertaking that offers Python bindings for the Qt cross-platform UI framework. Combining the facility of Qt and Python, PySide presents easy accessibility to the Qt framework for Python builders and in addition acts as an exceptional quick program improvement platform to be had on all significant working systems.

This publication goals that can assist you increase GUI purposes simply utilizing PySide. Python is simple to benefit and use and its courses are really shorter than these written in different programming languages like C++ or Java. This publication will introduce you to consumer interface programming in Python, permitting you to enhance real-time purposes in a shorter period of time.

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By Geoff Hiscock

ISBN-10: 1118152883

ISBN-13: 9781118152881

A interesting perception into the worldwide conflict for our power future

The international pageant for scarce typical assets that pits the West opposed to the super-hot economies of China and India, plus a snatch of alternative contenders together with Russia, Brazil, and Indonesia, has develop into one of many greatest matters dealing with the realm this present day. if it is the infrequent steel lithium present in salt pans within the Andes, gasoline from the Caspian Sea, oil off the coast of Brazil, coal from Africa's Zambezi River, or uranium from Kazakhstan, China and India are desirous to make sure the defense in their destiny strength offers. an analogous is going for nutrition and water, as illness and over-use take their toll, the necessity to offer persevered entry for the following iteration and past has elevated exponentially. In Earth Wars: The conflict for international Resources, overseas company journalist Geoff Hiscock explores the issues, capability recommendations, and inevitable tensions during this ongoing scramble for finite normal resources.

Going past "big power" politics to discover source possession and using cutting edge know-how to get the main out of them, the publication takes a forward-looking method of this urgent factor. Written in transparent, jargon-free language, it tells the worldwide assets tale in a clean and interesting approach that anybody can understand.

• comprises insightful, up to date assurance of the main urgent debates over source allocations

• Discusses the main chinese language and Indian companies which are simply changing into identified to these within the West (Sinopec, CNOOC, CNPC, Indian Oil, ONGC, Reliance, Coal India, SAIL, and plenty of others)

• offers source- and region-specific chapters to aid readers view the pertinent matters from a number of angles

As the economies of China and India develop to problem these of the West, the conflict over usual assets will proceed to warmth up. Earth Wars seems to be at this very actual challenge in-depth, providing a definitive examine one of many maximum demanding situations of our time.


"The close to simultaneous improvement and emerging aspirations of the world's basically billion-plus societies has awoken us to the bounds of the earth. the size of call for from China and India for nutrients, water, strength and minerals has already reshaped the worldwide economic system and strategic panorama and may force much more dramatic swap within the years forward. This ebook provides an obtainable map of those advancements, combining breadth with a cautious eye to element, whereas keeping off being slowed down in facts. Earth Wars is vital examining for an individual attracted to how the twenty-first century will spread, and the way it will have an effect on peace and clash, economies and societies." —Dr. Michael Wesley, govt Director, Lowy Institute for foreign Policy

About the Author
Geoff Hiscock has been writing approximately Asian enterprise for significant media shops for greater than thirty years, together with time as Sydney bureau leader and Asia enterprise Editor for and as overseas enterprise Editor of The Australian. he's the writer of 4 books, together with India's international Wealth membership and India's shop Wars, either released by means of Wiley.

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By S. P. Sen (auth.), S. S. Purohit (eds.)

ISBN-10: 9400951396

ISBN-13: 9789400951396

ISBN-10: 9401087733

ISBN-13: 9789401087735

Plant hormone examine is the favourite subject of physiologists. prior 3 many years have witnessed that this topic has bought a lot cognizance. The inquisitive nature of human brain has pumped a lot in literature in this topic and this quantity is the made from such minds. within the following pages a number of hormonal-controlled physiological techniques like, flowering, seed dormancy and germination, enzyme secretion, senes­ cence, ion shipping, fruit ripening, root development and improvement, thig­ momorphogenesis and tendril thigmonasty were integrated. the amount additionally includes a assessment paper on 'Growth Regulating job of Penicillin in better crops' and has been awarded for the 1st time. The mammoth contents of every overview paper were written by way of erudite students who've admirably conducted their evangelic job to make the textual content modern. This quantity, i'm convinced, might stimulate the urge for food of researchers of peripheral disciplines of botany and agricultural sciences and they're going to proceed to benefit from the enjoyable and adventures of plant hormone study. shop one. my most eminent accounts are as a result of wealthy array of the individuals and different plant physiologists particularly to Prof. Thomas Gaspar (Belgium), Prof. E. E. Goldschmidt (Isreal), Prof. H. Greppin (Switzerland), Dr. okay. Gurumurti (India), Prof. M. A. corridor (U. ok. ), Prof. H. Harada (Japan), Dr. M. Kaminek (Czechoslovakia), Dr. J. L. Karm­ oker (BangIa Desh), Prof. Peter B. Kaufman (U. S. A. ), Dr. V. I. Kefeli . / (U. S. S. R. ), Dr. M. Kutaoek (Czechoslovakia), Prof. S.

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By Peter Sturmey, Don E. Williams

ISBN-10: 3319307967

ISBN-13: 9783319307961

ISBN-10: 3319307983

ISBN-13: 9783319307985

This ebook offers a finished evaluate of the scientific phenomenon of pica. It focuses particularly at the illness because it offers in little ones, teens, and adults with autism spectrum affliction (ASD) and highbrow disabilities (ID). preliminary chapters introduce present theories and definitions, through a extra distinct exam of the way developmental disabilities complicate analysis and intervention. the quantity describes evidence-based and clinically sound techniques to the remedy and prevention of pica in class and grownup scientific settings, starting from behavioral therapy to function-based interventions. moreover, it discusses universal diagnostic, consumer, and supplier concerns that bring about pica final undetected between people with ASD and ID.
Featured issues include:

  • Definition of pica in available phrases, differentiating among a number of kinds of the disorder.
  • Issues and useful equipment of prevention and remedy of pica in developmentally disabled persons.
  • Functional and behavioral overview tools for pica in people with ASD and ID.
  • A variety of potent behavioral and nonbehavioral remedies for pica.
  • Illustrative situations and repair supply challenges.
  • Areas for destiny study and practice.

Pica in people with Developmental Disabilities is a useful source for researchers, clinicians and different execs, and graduate scholars in scientific baby and college psychology, habit analysis/therapy, and social paintings in addition to baby and adolescent psychiatry, pediatrics, family members experiences, and distinctive education.

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By P. Kroes, M. Bakker

ISBN-10: 9048141869

ISBN-13: 9789048141869

ISBN-10: 9401580103

ISBN-13: 9789401580106

Historians and philosophers of know-how are seeking new techniques to the examine of the interplay among technology and know-how. New conceptual frameworks are useful because the concept that know-how is just utilized technology is little short of a delusion. The papers contained during this quantity deal basically with cognitive and social elements of the science-technology factor. essentially the most salient positive aspects of those papers is they exhibit an incredible methodological shift in learning the interplay among technological know-how and expertise. Discussions of the science-technology factor have lengthy been ruled via the demarcartion challenge and comparable semantic matters concerning the notions `science' and `technology', and the `technology is utilized technological know-how' thesis. rather than basic `global' interpretation schemes and types of the interplay among technology and expertise, distinct empirical case reports of cognitive and institutional connections among `science' and `technology' represent the challenging middle of this ebook.
The booklet might be of curiosity to philosophers of technology, historians and philosophers of expertise and technology and sociologists of technological know-how.

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By Jeff Tang

ISBN-10: 1430267879

ISBN-13: 9781430267874

Starting Google Glass improvement is your #1 source for studying how one can enhance for Google Glass--the paradigm-shifting cellular computing platform taking the realm through typhoon now and for years yet to come. cellular builders have constantly needed to imagine for the long run, and without delay that implies getting begun with Google Glass.
This booklet is quite hands-on with many fascinating initiatives. you are going to study the fundamentals of Glass and the way to establish your improvement atmosphere, via to each Glass improvement subject utilizing Glass improvement equipment (GDK):

• Glass consumer Interface

• digicam and photograph Processing

• Video: fundamentals and Applications

• Voice and Audio

• community, Bluetooth, and Social

• destinations, Map, and Sensors

• snap shots, Animation, and Games

You also will the way to improve company and web-based Glass apps utilizing the reflect API. each one subject is stuffed with examples that illustrate what Glass can really do and assist you fast commence constructing your personal apps.

Jeff Tang has effectively constructed cellular, net, and firm apps on many systems, and cares immensely approximately person adventure. He brings his massive wisdom to this e-book via cool and sensible examples, so as to excite and tantalize your creativity.

This booklet is for any developer who's prepared to begin constructing for Glass with GDK or the reflect API. even if you're an Android, iOS, internet, or company developer, you do not need to overlook the opportunity that tumbler turns into the following great factor. start with starting Google Glass improvement and be encouraged at the present time.

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By M. Constantine-Paton, J. J. Norden (auth.), S. Robert Hilfer, Joel B. Sheffield (eds.)

ISBN-10: 1461249147

ISBN-13: 9781461249146

ISBN-10: 1461293588

ISBN-13: 9781461293583

The eye has involved scientists from the earliest days of organic in­ vestigation. the variety of its elements and the precision in their interplay make it a favourite version procedure for a number of developmental reviews. the attention is a very priceless experimental approach not just simply because its tissues supply examples of primary strategies, but in addition since it is a well-known and simply available constitution at very early embryonic a while. so as to offer an open discussion board for investigators engaged on all features of ocular improvement, a sequence of symposia on ocular and visible devel­ opment was once initiated in 1973. an immense aim of the symposia has been to foster conversation among the elemental examine employee and the medical neighborhood. it truly is our feeling that a lot could be discovered on either side from this interplay. the assumption for an off-the-cuff assembly permitting greatest ex­ switch of principles originated with Dr. Leon Candeub, who provided the nec­ essary motive force that made the sequence a truth. every one symposium has focused on a special point of ocular improvement. audio system were chosen to technique similar issues from diverse perspectives.

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By Dr. Gerard McCann, Mr. Stephen McCloskey

ISBN-10: 0745318134

ISBN-13: 9780745318134

'Think globally, act in the community' is a word that's usually used these days to explain the significance of well known activism and an knowledge of the problems surrounding globalistion. This ebook is an available and entire advent to the major options in improvement that are relevant to knowing the motives of poverty, inequality and injustice in constructing countries.With insightful contributions from improvement specialists and activists from the North and the South, this booklet questions the potential of governments to manage markets and harness them to satisfy social wishes. significantly assessing the function of multilateral agencies -- and particularly the alternate and debt rules of the realm alternate organization and the area financial institution -- the participants learn the most important overseas themes akin to the surroundings, sustainability, the hands alternate, interdependence, human rights, racism and stereotyping, surroundings them in the broader context of the worldwide economic climate.

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