Python All-in-One for Dummies

  • 9h 2m
  • Alan Simpson, John Shovic
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2019

Your one-stop resource on all things Python 3

Thanks to its flexibility, Python has grown to become one of the most popular programming languages in the world. Developers use Python 3 in app development, web development, data science, machine learning, and even in coding education classes.

There's almost no type of project that Python can't make better. From creating apps to building complex websites to sorting big data, Python provides a way to get the work done. Python All-in-One For Dummies offers a starting point for those new to coding by explaining the basics of Python and demonstrating how it's used in a variety of applications.

  • Covers the basics of the language
  • Explains its syntax through application in high-profile industries
  • Shows how Python can be applied to projects in enterprise
  • Delves into major undertakings including artificial intelligence, physical computing, machine learning, robotics and data analysis

This book is perfect for anyone new to coding as well as experienced coders interested in adding Python to their toolbox.

About the Authors

Dr. John Shovic is a computer science faculty member specializing in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence at the University of Idaho. Alan Simpson is a web development professional and prolific tech author with over 100 publications to his credit.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Starting with Python
  • Interactive Mode, Getting Help, Writing Apps
  • Python Elements and Syntax
  • Building Your First Python Application
  • Working with Numbers, Text, and Dates
  • Controlling the Action
  • Speeding along with Lists and Tuples
  • Cruising Massive Data with Dictionaries
  • Wrangling Bigger Chunks of Code
  • Doing Python with Class
  • Sidestepping Errors
  • Working with External Files
  • Juggling JSON Data
  • Interacting with the Internet
  • Libraries, Packages, and Modules
  • Exploring Artificial Intelligence
  • Building a Neural Network in Python
  • Doing Machine Learning in Python
  • Exploring More AI in Python
  • The Five Areas of Data Science
  • Exploring Big Data with Python
  • Using Big Data from the Google Cloud
  • Introduction to Physical Computing
  • No Soldering! Grove Connectors for Building Things
  • Sensing the World with Python—The World of I2C
  • Making Things Move with Python
  • Introduction to Robotics
  • Building Your First Python Robot
  • Programming Your Robot Rover in Python
  • Using Artificial Intelligence in Robotics



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