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Quality Software: Volume 1.1: How Software Is Built
By Gerald M. Weinberg
Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,090. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
This is part 1 of the latest edition of the classic, Quality Software Management. Its fundamental purpose is to teach how to understand the dynamics of software development organizations, to plan software projects, and to act effectively to carry out those plans.
Perfect Software and Other Illusions About Testing
By Gerald M. Weinberg
Series: The Psychology of Technology, Book 4 · Software Testing, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,550. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
James Bach says, "Read this book and get your head straight about testing. I consider Jerry (Weinberg) to be the greatest living tester." Answers the questions that puzzle the most people: Why do we have to bother testing? Why not just test everything? What is it that makes testing so hard? Why does testing take so long? Is perfect software even possible? Why can't we just accept a few bugs?
Why Software Gets In Trouble
By Gerald M. Weinberg
Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,410. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Many books have described How Software Is Built. Indeed, that's the first title in my Quality Software Series. But why do we need an entire book to explain Why Software Gets In Trouble? Why not just say "people make mistakes"? Why not? Because there are reasons people make mistakes, and make them repeatedly, and fail to discover and correct them. That's what this book is about.
EPUB, How To Write and Publish an Ebook
By Bill Rosoman
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
An ebook, “EPUB, How To Write and Publish an Ebook”, using free software (FOSS), Writing and publishing and ebook is quite different from a hard copy book. This ebook gives you all the basic software and knowledge and skills to create your own epics for the modern age.
Best Apps for iPhone, iPad and Android
By App Consumer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,100. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
AppConsumer's Best Apps for iPhone, iPad and Android is a compilation of the best lists of the best apps for each platform from around the Internet. The book has "Top 5 Best Apps" lists for every kind of interest, profession and hobby and Top 5 best general apps, games and utilities for each platform. It's the complete guide to apps for every discerning smartphone and tablet owner.
How to Observe Software Systems
By Gerald M. Weinberg
Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,520. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
"This book will probably make you think twice about some decisions you currently make by reflex. That alone makes it worth reading." "Great to understand the real meaning of non linearity of human based processes and great to highlight how some easy macro indicator can give info about your s/w development process." "An incredibly useful book" - Amazon Reviews
Responding to Significant Software Events
By Gerald M. Weinberg
Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,610. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
-A software starship that has gone where no-one has gone before–N. Zvegintzov -brimming with simple techniques & examples of their application –Computing Rev. -required reading for anyone who cares about project success—N. Karten -enlightening, practical, humorous, and enormously inspiring—Yourdon -a must for all sentient software line and project managers—S/W Quality World
Managing Yourself and Others
By Gerald M. Weinberg
Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,180. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
To be effective, managers must act congruently. Managers must not only understand the concepts of good software engineering, but also translate them into their own practices. Effective managers need to know what to do, say what they will do, and act accordingly. Their thoughts and feelings need to match their words and behaviors.
A Baby and a Banjo
By Dwayne Phillips
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Fiction
Two software developers are struggling to build a product before their supply of ramen noodles runs out. A venture capitalist arrives with a contract, but he also brings a baby and a banjo.
The Hacker
By Dwayne Phillips
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Category: Fiction
Jerry broke into computer systems. He had been doing this since the third grade. This time was different. This time Jerry was going walk into a corporate building and walk out with data in his hands. Would it work?