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The Novagem
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An odd young man is smitten by an antique store clerk. During one of his awkward attempts at wooing her, the young man comes across a book on the 1915 San Francisco Pan-Pacific Exposition that will overturn his notion of reality and inspire him to join forces with a secret organization hell-bent on proving that the sun is not a star.
Shedding Light on Cloud Computing
Price: Free! Words: 12,740. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Enterprise IT management, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer science
Cloud Computing is the most discussed IT innovation of recent times. This Primer provides a structured overview of what Cloud Computing is and what the potential benefits and risks are. In addition it explores how Cloud Computing will impact IT management and IT's role in the organization as a service provider. For everyone who is interested in Cloud Computing. No prior knowledge is required.
A Letter to the Establishment: The Cautionary Tale of Hunter S. Thompson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2010 by White Sun Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Drug-crazed, iconic, outrageous--Hunter S. Thompson’s own reputation as the rock star writer of the 1970s obscured the meaning behind much of his work, even for many of his fans. An essay on Hunter S. Thompson as a journalist, and the implications and intention behind his style of “gonzo journalism” on current day media…as well as what set him apart.
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Price: Free! Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
108 rare insights about our modern life, body - mind complex & spiritual truths, presented in a lucid manner by making analogies with the modern gadgets and technologies we use in our daily life e.g. www, internet, pc, mobiles, car, physics, colors etc.
Hackonomics 2010
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 17,620. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security
If you browse the web and read e-mail in 2010, then this book is for you. Inside, you may find information about what technologies hackers use, how they work, what kinds of hackers there are, how much things cost, and some simple security techniques. This information should help you be more secure on the Internet by raising your awareness.
The Propaganda Model and the Internet: Smashing the Gateway
Series: The Connected World, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Herman and Chomsky's 'The Propaganda Model' describes how they believed the print and broadcast mass media were manipulating information flow into the US public sphere. This ebook begins with a detailed description of the model. It then examines how computer mediated communication, like the Internet, circumvents the information filters and loosens the stranglehold of the mass media.
Sorry, We Can't Use Funny
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,210. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Following the success of his first book, the 2009 sleeper, "Why I Hate Straws," online humor columnist Barry Parham delivers again. Satire at its best! Includes the award-winning stories "Actuarial Family Theater" and "Perfect!"
Green Fingers
Series: Fiction for Older Children and Teenagers, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,890. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010 by Dodo Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
There is a strange glow in Penny’s greenhouse. She knows how to grow every flower, fruit and vegetable you can name, and perhaps even ones that come from another planet.
Citizen Power and the Internet
Series: The Connected World, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The rapid proliferation of technologies like the Internet has raised the question of whether they have had a positive or a negative effect upon democratic citizenship. This guide uses Steven Lukes' three-dimensional analysis of power to examine arguments of technological determinism that cast a negative light on the technology, and Castells' positive analysis of mass self-communication.
Democracy and the Internet
Series: The Connected World, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,950. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
Computer communication technologies, such as the Internet, are now integral to many democratic public spheres throughout the world. The question is how they impact the democratic process. Using several real world examples and the deliberative democracy theories of Rawls, Habermas, and Dryzek, this book looks at how technology has influenced the political process, and its effect on citizen power.