Category: Internet & Social Media

Getting Structured Data from the Internet 0

Getting Structured Data from the Internet

eBook Details: Paperback: 416 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (November 13, 2020) Language: English ISBN-10: 1484265750 ISBN-13: 978-1484265758 eBook Description: Getting Structured Data from the Internet: Running Web Crawlers/Scrapers on a Big Data Production Scale Utilize web scraping at scale to quickly get unlimited amounts of free data available on the web into a structured format. This book teaches you to use Python scripts to crawl through websites at scale and scrape data from HTML and JavaScript-enabled pages and convert it into...

Mastering Blockchain – Third Edition 5

Mastering Blockchain – Third Edition

eBook Details: Paperback: 816 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook; 3rd edition (August 31, 2020) Language: English ISBN-10: 1839213191 ISBN-13: 978-1839213199 eBook Description: Mastering Blockchain, 3rd Edition: Develop a deep understanding of the theoretical foundations of blockchain technology and learn how to write smart contracts and build decentralized applications Blockchain technology is the backbone of cryptocurrencies, and it has applications in finance, government, media, and many other industries. With a legacy of providing technologists with executable insights, the Mastering Blockchain, Third Edition is...

Ransomware Revealed 0

Ransomware Revealed

eBook Details: Paperback: 218 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook; 1st edition (November 7, 2019) Language: English ISBN-10: 1484242548 ISBN-13: 978-1484242544 eBook Description: Ransomware Revealed: A Beginner’s Guide to Protecting and Recovering from Ransomware Attacks Know how to mitigate and handle ransomware attacks via the essential cybersecurity training in this book so you can stop attacks before they happen. Learn the types of ransomware, distribution methods, internal structure, families (variants), defense strategies, recovery methods, and legal issues related to reporting ransomware incidents to authorities and other...

Mining Social Media 0

Mining Social Media

eBook Details: Paperback: 208 pages Publisher: WOW! eBook (December 3, 2019) Language: English ISBN-10: 1593279167 ISBN-13: 978-1593279165 eBook Description: Mining Social Media: Finding Stories in Internet Data Did fake Twitter accounts help sway a presidential election? What can Facebook and Reddit archives tell us about human behavior? In Mining Social Media, senior BuzzFeed reporter Lam Thuy Vo shows you how to use Python and key data analysis tools to find the stories buried in social media. Whether you’re a professional journalist, an academic researcher, or...