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Perfect Software and Other Illusions About Testing
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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 » Computers and Internet » Training and certification
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
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?
Vrijeme koje nam je pojeo Pac-Man
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Price: Free! Words: 55,200. Language: Croatian. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Zbirka kolumni obojenih oštrom kritikom društva gledanog kroz prizmu dijaloga dvojice prijatelja; jednog (Gand) ovisnika o računalnim igrama, i drugog (Cope) koji negira tehnološki progres. Iz recenzije Darka Macana: Zoran je pionir je kvalitetnog razmišljanja o suživotu s kompjutorom u Hrvata, Horacije digitalnog pakla, autor knjige koja je u svome srcu tužna kao najbolji vic i smiješna kao život
The 13 Pillars of Internet Marketing: Special Edition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,920. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet
(5.00 from 1 review)
The 13 Pillars of Internet Marketing offers a broad introduction to internet marketing methods for marketing managers, business owners and entrepreneurs. It helps the reader build a broad overall online marketing knowledge, prior to implementing their own internet marketing campaign or managing an SEO company. This special edition also includes an interview with blogging guru Yaro Starak.
How to Observe Software Systems
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Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,520. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Enterprise IT management
(5.00 from 1 review)
"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
Managing Yourself and Others
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Series: Quality Software Managment, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,180. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Ubuntu Beginner's Guide - Seventh Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,320. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Operating systems
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Ubuntu Beginner's Guide gives users new to Ubuntu Linux an overview of the operating system, from simple command-line tasks to advanced server configuration, with a focus on command-line administration.
The Human Side of Agile - How to Help Your Team Deliver
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Price: $22.99 USD. Words: 85,800. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Software development & engineering / general
(5.00 from 1 review)
You need a team that’s self-organized, energetic, and flexible, even in tough situations, but the human side of Agile is tricky. With this book, establish yourself as a confident, capable leader who adds value; build and lead an engaged team that’s up to any challenge; cultivate collaboration and continuous improvement; and reap the full benefits of Agile in the real world with real people.
Architects of Tomorrow, Volume 1
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Series: Architects of Tomorrow. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,950. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
From Snopes and Intel to PayPal and the Xbox. From the bleeding edge of trance music to the roots of modern gaming. "Architects of Tomorrow" guides you through a decade of must-read interviews with 25 of the greatest minds in modern technology as profiled in CPU magazine, all expanded and updated for 2011. If you want to know the real voices behind today's electronic world, begin here.
More Secrets of Consulting
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Series: Consulting Secrets, Book 2 · Software Testing, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,200. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A sequel or extension to The Secrets of Consulting, but the two books may be read in either order. An Amazon reviewer says: "Just buy this book and improve your life. I add Mr. Weinberg to a short list of those authors and persons in my life that have made me a better person and provided some direction to the chaos of the universe."
A Commodore 64 Walkabout
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,330. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Hardware
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Open the door to your retro computing adventure! The Commodore 64 is alive and well in a thriving community of enthusiasts. The second edition of this book is your gateway to understanding and enjoying the C64 scene today whether it be through emulation or original hardware. With tutorials, reviews, personal stories, interviews, and links galore, the wide world of the C64 is at your fingertips!
The Diligent Director in a Digital Business World
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,270. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate governance
(4.00 from 1 review)
Many Business and Government leaders’ traditional skills are inadequate in our digital world, and they must challenge traditional practices if they are to lead the transformation that is taking place. Significant changes are needed to support those who take up this challenge, and this book opens up this subject for those who still feel uneasy about its record to date.
Learning to Program Using Python
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,450. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
(3.00 from 1 review)
An introduction to computer programming, using the Python programming language. The core Python language (both versions 2.x and 3.x) is discussed, as well as an introduction to graphical user interface creation and game programming. The reader should be able to quickly create simple to medium-level programs and be prepared to tackle more complex programming tasks.
Mobile Game Engines: Interviews with Mobile Game Developers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,760. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
(2.00 from 1 review)
This book contains a total of 38 must-read interviews on the making of mobile games using 15 modern game engines.