Advanced Machine Learning by Hilary Mason; O’Reilly Media

Advanced Machine Learning video collection is a quick presentation of some machine learning techniques and algorithms covered in just over 2 hours. Even though this is a short period to try and cover any of the many algorithms in machine learning, there is a chance that you might learn something. If you are an experienced … More Advanced Machine Learning by Hilary Mason; O’Reilly Media

Just Spring Data Access by Madhusudhan Konda; O’Reilly Media

  Just Spring Data Access by Madhusudhan Konda is a quick overview of how to utilize data access within the Spring framework.  The author states that his objective with this book is to provide a direct, no fluff, explanation of how to use Springs framework to interact with JDBC, Hibernate, JPA, and JDO.  I do … More Just Spring Data Access by Madhusudhan Konda; O’Reilly Media

Strata Conference Making Data Work, Santa Clara 2012: Complete Video Compilation; O’Reilly Media

  The Strata Conference Making Data Work at Santa Clara 2012: Complete Video Compilation has to be the best collection of presentation that I have seen so far.  If you are at all interested in Big Data, Machine Learning, Hadoop, R, and many more great topics covered throughout the 106 hours and 10 minutes that … More Strata Conference Making Data Work, Santa Clara 2012: Complete Video Compilation; O’Reilly Media

“Just Spring Integration” by Madhusudhan Konda; O’Reilly Media

  Just Spring Integration written by Madhusudhan Konda provides a concise overview of the Spring Integration framework in 100 pages.  The author covers many topics in regards to Spring Integration in only 100 pages and I was able to learn many things and can see the value of the framework.  On the other hand, since … More “Just Spring Integration” by Madhusudhan Konda; O’Reilly Media

“Machine Learning for Hackers” by Drew Conway and John Myles White; O’Reilly Media

If you are looking for a book that demonstrates machine learning concepts using the R language, then this is the book for you.   Drew and John have written an excellent book on presenting machine learning concepts like classification, clustering, recommendation, network graphs, and SVMs to name a few.  The authors do a great job of … More “Machine Learning for Hackers” by Drew Conway and John Myles White; O’Reilly Media

iOS 5 Programming Cookbook by Vandad Nahavandipoor; O’Reilly Media

I am an experienced programmer in many languages and have been focused in Java for the past 14 years, but I am just beginning to learn and become more efficient in Objective-C.  Reading this book has provided the resources to develop better phone apps and allowed me to look up similar concepts in Objective-C that … More iOS 5 Programming Cookbook by Vandad Nahavandipoor; O’Reilly Media