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Getting started with Spring Framework (covers Spring 5) : 4th Edition
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 166,230. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Programming
4th Edition reflects changes to Spring 5, and includes new chapters on Functional and Reactive application development. Reactive application development chapters cover Reactive Streams specification, RxJava 2, Reactor, Spring WebFlux, and reactive support in Spring Data and Spring Security.
Writing High-Performance .NET Code, 2nd Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,630. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Programming, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Programming
Get the best performance out of .NET by learning how the CLR works and what you can do to optimize your code, measure your performance, and diagnose problems quickly with free tools. Now in the 2nd edition with more code, tools, and content.
Service Games: The Rise and Fall of SEGA
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 166,800. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » History, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Starting with its humble beginnings in the 1950's and ending with its swan-song, the Dreamcast, in the early 2000’s, this is the complete history of Sega as a console maker.
Designing Wargames - Introduction
Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,420. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles, & brain twisters
Designing Wargames introduces the play and design of classic hex-and-counter board wargames. Written as a textbook, Designing Wargames speaks to board and computer game designers, board game players, and designers of serious war games for historical and military study. George Phillies is a Professor in the WPI Program in Interactive Media and Game Dvelopment, with lectures visible on YouTube.
Left Brains for the Right Stuff: Computers, Space, and History
Price: $7.20 USD. Words: 118,130. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Software development & engineering / systems analysis & design
What made the Space Race possible? What made it necessary? How close a race was it? And what did it achieve? The answers are connected in surprising ways. Left Brains for the Right Stuff briefly summarizes the history of three technologies-rockets, navigation, and computers-and recounts how they were woven into the rise and rivalry of superpowers in the twentieth century.
The Psychology of Computer Programming: Silver Anniversary eBook Edition
Series: The Psychology of Technology, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,060. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Programming, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Computer science
A penetrating analysis of the intelligence, skill, teamwork, and problem-solving power of the computer programmer. Topics include egoless programming, intelligence, psychological measurement, personality factors, motivation, training, social problems on large projects, problem-solving ability, programming language design, team formation, the programming environment, and much more.
Cyber Analogies: Historical Parallels to Cyber Warfare, Cyber and Computer Security, Cyber Pearl Harbor Surprise Attack, Nuclear Scenarios, Internet and Web Attacks, Vulnerabilities
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 122,250. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security
This anthology of cyber analogies will resonate with readers whose duties call for them to set strategies to protect the virtual domain and determine the policies that govern it.
Chinese Cyber Warfare: China's Cyber Incursions, Strategic Method, Information Warfare Threat - Mandiant Report, Unit 61398, Henry Kissinger, Quantum Computing
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,070. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security / viruses
Cyber espionage activities are activated due to a specific strategic thought process and resulting paradigm that subsequently uncovers strategic opportunities.
Information Assurance: Trends in Vulnerabilities, Threats, and Technologies - Electromagnetic Pulse Attack (EMP), Countermeasures, Warfighter Cyber Security, Network Centric Warfare
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 150,040. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this volume presents the results of a workshop bringing together leaders in the fields of military and commercial technology. The purpose of the meeting was to gain insight into the risks and vulnerabilities inherent in the use of information technology on the battlefield and in military systems.
Nothing New Under the Sun: Benefiting from the Great Lessons of History to Develop a Coherent Cyberspace Deterrence Strategy - Cyber War, WMD, Nuclear and Space Deterrence, Iraq, Cuban Missile Crisis
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Security, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this study examines how the U.S. government can follow a path to an effective cyberspace deterrence strategy by examining key periods in its past, countering the contemporary hypothesis that the unique nature of cyberspace alters warfare in such a way that historical approaches to deterrence no longer apply.
Designing Modern Strategy Games
Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 172,380. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles, & brain twisters
"Designing Modern Strategy Games" is the definitive textbook on game design. It offers rules descriptions, a synoptic analysis of design elements, recommendations of great game designers, more than 100 design projects, and an inspiring essay by Greg Costikyan. This, the second edition of Phillies and Vasel's 2006 text, includes three course plans from Phillies' college-level game design course.
Modern Perspectives on Game Design
Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 167,870. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles, & brain twisters
Second Edition! The Second Edition of Phillies and Vasel's Contemporary Perspectives in Game Design, now with more material, more discussion problems, and a complete course syllabus from Phillies' university-level game design course.