We’ve added a legion of new learning resources to the Mapt Skill Plan categories this January so you can start 2017 on the right foot. It’s not too late to make skill development one of your New Year’s resolutions¬†– Mapt has your back with new eBook and video courses added every month! Subscribe or start your free trial with Mapt to access everything in full.

Data Science

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Mapt has a multitude of new titles for data scientists this month. Those of you working with big data will want to check out the Apache Spark for Data Science Cookbook as it’s chock-full of recipes to help you with data science tasks and libraries like MLlib, Pandas, NumPy, SciPy, and more. We also recommend Principles of Data Science for those looking to translate programming skills into data science skills¬†– this guide will help you bridge the gap between mathematics and computer science.

More new data science releases:

Front End Web Development

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Looking to build real-time responsive web app? Give Learning Web Development with React and Bootstrap a read and see how integrating one of the most popular front-end frameworks with React helps your write cleaner code.

More new front end development courses:

Full Stack Development

We have some fresh new full stack development courses for those looking to hone their skills in Django, C#, and .NET Framework:

Game and Mobile Development

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Our game and mobile development videos are claiming the limelight this month. Learn how to produce top quality videos and media with the Camtasia 8 Masterclass: Video Editing – Beginner to Advanced video course. Those looking to explore the world of professional game development can enhance their skillset with the Unreal Engine 4 Projects and Unity 5 by Example video courses.

More new game and mobile development courses:

IoT and Hardware

The third edition of Effective Robotics Programming with ROS gives you the latest tools, libraries, and collaborative software – everything you need to build and program a robot!

Programming

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This selection of programming courses is not to be missed! If you’re having a difficult time choosing, two of our favorites are the Python Parallel Programming Solutions video course and Functional C#.

Thinking of striking out on your own? Going IT Alone: The Handbook for Freelance and Contract Software Developers will show you the ropes.

More new programming courses:

System Administration

Wait until you see this choice selection of new systems and infrastructure courses released this month – there’s something here for everyone: