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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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
Tacit and Explicit Understanding in Computer Support
Price: Free! Words: 126,290. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / human-computer interaction
This dissertation explores the implications of the theory of tacit knowledge for the problem of computer capture of design rationale. It discusses a software system for design by teams of NASA designers, which captures design ideas in a flexible system of professional perspectives.
The Dead Media Handbook
Price: Free! Words: 216,000. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » History
From Pigeon Post to Magic Lanterns to the Talking View-Master, this book is a compendium of dead and forgotten media formats.
A Collection of Complexity Thesis on Computer Science
Price: Free! Words: 135,780. Language: American English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Computer science
A collection of complexity thesis on computer science. Using theoretical computer science this book is showcasing inventions and thesis work of five different computer scientists. Using the best of sci-fi to make computer science thesis statements. These works are cutting edge, and very complex. They could revolutionize the industry. Use them wisely.
Η τετραετία που έφερε την Ευρυζωνικότητα στην Ελλάδα (2005-2009)
Price: Free! Words: 140,550. Language: Greek. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Internet
Καταγραφή της θεμελίωσης και ανάπτυξης της Ευρυζωνικότητας στην Ελλάδα στην τετραετία 2005-2009, των οραμάτων, ενεργειών και ρυθμιστικών υποχρεώσεων που επέβαλε η ΕΕΤΤ (Εθνική Επιτροπή Τηλεπικοινωνιών Ελλάδος) και επέφερε το άνοιγμα της αγοράς των Ηλεκτρονικών Επικοινωνιών και του "πολέμου" που της έγινε για να μην αλλάξουν το status quo και οι μονοπωλιακές συνθήκες στις τηλεπικοινωνίες.
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.
TrendSiters - Digital Content and Web Technologies
Price: Free! Words: 179,860. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » ebook readers, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Digital publishing
Essays dedicated to the new media, doing business on the web, digital content, its creation and distribution, e-publishing, e-books, digital reference, DRM technology, and other related issues.
50 Tons de Cinza
Price: Free! Words: 159,650. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Interactive & multimedia
eu fiz esse livro para a Junie ;D
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.
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.
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.
Getting started with Spring Framework, Third Edition
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 141,690. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Programming
New to Spring Framework? Getting started with Spring Framework is a hands-on guide to begin developing applications using Spring Framework. The examples (consisting of 74 sample projects) that accompany this book are based on Spring 4.3 and Java 8. You can download the examples described in this book from the following GitHub project:github.com/getting-started-with-spring/3rdEdition
Bottleneck - Our human interface with reality. The disturbing and exciting implications of its true nature.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 159,470. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Cognitive Science, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Social aspects / human-computer interaction
Bottleneck is about the narrowness of Now. By daring to explore what information science can tell us about the process of learning. it reveals that we can absorb shockingly little truly new information from the present moment. The implication: the world we experience is almost entirely an imagined reality, based on our lifelong past experiences. Here at last is a science of prejudice.
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.
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.
La Saga des Jeux Vidéo - 6ème édition
Price: $7.09 USD. Words: 184,050. Language: French. Published: November 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Computers & Internet » Biography
___________________________________________ LE BEST-SELLER DE L'HISTOIRE DU JEU VIDEO ___________________________________________ 6ème édition Une histoire acclamée par ses lecteurs comme par les médias. Plus de 14.000 exemplaires vendus de l'édition papier Avec des anecdotes uniques, recueillies de la bouche des créateurs de jeux et de consoles !