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Raspberry Pi Insider Guide
Price: Free! Words: 118,650. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Computer literacy, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Operating systems
The world of computing moves fast and since the Raspberry Pi was launched in 2012, a lot has changed. Raspberry Pi Insider Guide is the most complete up-to-date guide available. This comprehensive volume covers the Raspberry Pi and its software as it is today. Everything you need to make you an expert using the Raspberry Pi Model B and B+. A massive 400 pages packed with vital information.
Open Source: Evolução e Tendências
Price: Free! Words: 63,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Open source
Uma visão da evolução do modelo Open Source, de 2007 até 2011. O livro, através da coletânea de posts do meu blog mostra como o modelo evoluiu de discussões muitas vezes orientadas a motivações ideológicas para uma visão mais pragmática. Hoje Open Source já faz parte do portfolio da maioria das empresas, tanto usuárias quanto das principais produtoras mundiais de software.
Angular 4: From Theory To Practice
Price: Free! Words: 96,870. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Internet / application development
Build the web applications of tomorrow using the new Angular web framework from Google.
Angular Essentials
Price: Free! Words: 59,050. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Software Development & Engineering / Tools
Angular Essentials provides step-by-step guidance to Angular, Google’s for building applications for both Web and Mobile platforms. This free eBook from Infragistics begins by teaching you the basics of TypeScript, ES6 concepts, Angular 2 architecture, and details about the working environment you need to start building Angular 2 components.
Lean and the Art of Cloud Computing Management
Price: Free! Words: 50,700. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Enterprise IT management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management & human resources
Organisations around the world are embarking on a cloud computing journey. The art of cloud computing management offers guidance by providing a non-technical, structured overview of cloud computing and by showing how IT organisations (large and small) can transform themselves from a guardian of the traditional IT factory to orchestrators of leaner and more agile IT supply chains.
Conceptive C
Price: Free! Words: 64,210. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Programming, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Computer science
Conceptive-C is an AI programming Language based on Objective-C and C Language. It is a superset of both languages and is designed to work with Apple Mac OS X and iOS. The implementation is currently under development for GNU GCC. Conceptive C uses concepts to program natural language and Artifical Intelligence based computer language based on Objective C.
Web Strategy for Everyone: How to Create and Manage a Website, Usable by Anyone on Any Device, With Great Information Architecture and High Performance
Price: Free! Words: 60,870. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Web / general, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Web / site design
This book focuses on the necessary skills of developing and taking care of websites. What you need to know to work strategically with your website. The introduction reflects the Web's history and how it connects to the Web we see today. Followed by what ought to be common knowledge on information architecture, such as tagging, metadata, digital asset management, URL strategy and the like.
Casual Computing: Light Reading for Users of Open Source, About Open Source
Price: Free! Words: 66,510. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Operating systems, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Operating systems
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A book about open source culture, open source ideology, and open source software, written by open source and open culture enthusiast and podcaster Klaatu (of Hacker Public Radio and GNU World Order). Read it when you want to relax, but still obsess over tech.
A Big Security Fix and Performance Manual - The Essential Guide to Computer Security & Performance
Price: Free! Words: 55,730. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Biography, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
A fully comprehensive list of strategies and safety measures to help keep you safe from hackers and identity thieves. This How-to Security Guide provides detailed and practical advice that is easy to follow and very effecetive, it even includes snapshot images to help guide you along the way.
Computing without Compromise: Love Letters to Open Source
Price: Free! Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Operating systems, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Light reading about the joys of being a computer nerd in the age of open source technology from podcaster and technology educator "Klaatu", of Hacker Public Radio and GNU World Order.
Survey of HR for Projects
Price: Free! Words: 58,180. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Enterprise IT management
The theme in this book is the human relationship aspects of project management. The chapters survey the best known models of organizational psychology, leadership and organizational management. The concluding chapter describes an integrated model of organizational psychology and explains how this is relevant to project management and team formation.
Essays in Personalizable Software
Price: Free! Words: 102,060. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Programming
These 14 computer science essays by Gerry Stahl are explorations in personalizable software. This approach involves designing hypermedia systems to allow people to explore information from different personal perspectives. The essays on structured hypermedia and computational perspectives are illustrated with several software prototype systems.
Outer Space Inside
Price: Free! Words: 64,800. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Systems architecture / distributed systems & computing, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
This book is part of the most participatory art project in human history and also the most valuable work of art in human history. The Most Popular Artist has successfully and legally claimed all outer space property and mineral rights claims in the entire Universe and has had this claim authenticated by world governments in accordance with international law. Now he's giving it away and selling it.
Janet: The First 25 years
Price: Free! Words: 178,880. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Almanac, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Internet
Back in 1973 and 1975 when the Internet was in its infancy the two Wells Reports recommended the setting up of a national university network in the UK. This book presents the definitive history of JANET, from the Flowers Report of 1965 that led to the setting up of the Computer Board through to the unveiling of the SuperJANET5 backbone in 2006 that finally realised the SuperJANET goals.
Control Shift: How Technology Affects You and Your Rights
Price: Free! Words: 75,340. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Law » Computer & Internet
We are at a crucial point in our development as societies and citizens. With technology evolving at a dizzying pace, we must urgently decide how to make it work for us, rather than for those who want to wield power over us. To plot our course wisely, we need to understand technology's power and how it is radically shifting the balance of our lives, for better and for worse.
Proposals for Research
Price: Free! Words: 200,390. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Computer science
This volume presents the narrative sections from grant proposals by Gerry Stahl to NSF and other funding sources. Included are proposals that won grants that supported his research at the University of Colorado and Drexel University. They propose multi-year research projects in computer-supported collaborative learning and related domains. Even those that were not funded provide visionary ideas.
Open Innovation Learning: Theory building on open sourcing while private sourcing
Price: Free! Words: 280,860. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industrial management, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general
Open innovation initiatives sweep in external knowledge, practices and resources in cooperation with partners. This contrasts to the mainstream private innovation approach of in-house R&D, and IP protection by copyright. How does organizational learning occur when simultaneously engaging in open sourcing while private sourcing?
Digital Debates: CyFy Journal 2015
Series: GP and ORF e-books. Price: Free! Words: 52,510. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / general, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Internet
The fourth publication in the GP-ORF series, the CyFy Journal Digital Debates 2015, features papers from practitioners of cyber security and internet governance across the world, who explore the implications of a changing digital arena.
Essays in Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning
Price: Free! Words: 70,940. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Software Development & Engineering / Tools
“Essays in CSCL” reflects on CSCL as a research field, situating Stahl’s work on the Virtual Math Teams Project and his theory of group cognition within CSCL. It describes the VMT research approach, technology, pedagogy and analysis methods. It presents findings that have emerged from the VMT Project about the nature of online interaction in CSCL. It concludes with reports of current work.
The Future of the Written Word: "Always Write" Blog Posts from 2010
Price: Free! Words: 65,840. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » ebook readers
This collection of blog posts from author David Derrico's "Always Write" Blog covers news & info about e-books, e-readers, and the publishing industry. It includes all his blog posts from the year 2010, a total of 103 posts spanning over 65,000 words, plus pictures. Topics include where to find free e-books, news and stats about e-books and e-book sales, and e-reader news, reviews, & information.