Hardware & IoT, Programming, Data, and More: 243 Free E-Books from @OReillyMedia | #ebook
O’Reilly have made available 243 ebooks on topics ranging from:
Ten Steps to Linux Survival
The Future of Machine Intelligence
Getting Analytics Right
Python in Education
5 Unsung Tools of DevOps
Most (if not all – I tried a few) reports are available in ePub, Mobi, and PDF formats, and they generally range in the 30-60 pages long range, so they’re quite digestible and suitable for a commuter train ride, or even a lunch break.
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.