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Agile Project Management: A Nuts and Bolts Guide to Success
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Software development & engineering / project management
Agile Project Management is a detailed guide for project managers to understand and apply Agile and Scrum techniques on their projects.
Datapoint: The Lost Story of the Texans Who Invented the Personal Computer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,350. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015 by George Gluchowski. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History
Forget Gates or Job. Forget Apple and IBM. For that matter forget Silicon Valley. The first personal computer, a self-contained unit with its own programmable processor, display, keyboard, internal memory, telephone interface, and mass storage of data was born in San Antonio TX.
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 and Nature » Cognitive Science, Nonfiction » Computers and 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.
When Computers Can Think, the Artificial Intelligence Singularity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,300. Language: Australian English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Intelligence (AI) & semantics, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
How do computers think today? Will they eventually be able to really think the way people do? What would they think about us? This book addresses the unseen elephant in the room. Computers are becoming ever more intelligent, will the future need us? Will natural selection condition a truly intelligent computer in the same way that it conditioned us?
User Interface Programming for Games
Price: $34.95 USD. Words: 72,410. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » User interfaces, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Developing user interfaces for games is more than just creating buttons and menus! Learn how to create user interfaces within your game's 3D world, how to create smooth animations, and create some of the most common HUD elements. This book is a product of lessons learned over many years of developing AAA and hobby games, it aims to helps UI developers and game programmers alike.
How to Start a Business Analyst Career
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 58,310. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Software development & engineering / systems analysis & design, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
With the salary for a business analyst reaching above $90,000 per year, more talented, experienced professionals are pursuing business analysis careers. But the path is not clear cut. My promise to you is that this book will help you find your best path forward into a business analyst career. More than that, you will know exactly what to do next to expand your business analysis opportunities.
iOS 8 App Development Essentials
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 197,810. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
The aim of iOS 8 App Development Essentials is to teach you the skills necessary to build your own applications for the iPhone and iPad using Xcode 6, the iOS 8 SDK and the Swift programming language.
Android Studio Development Essentials
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 134,570. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
The goal of this book is to teach the skills necessary to develop Android based applications using the Android Studio Integrated Development Environment (IDE) and the Android 5.0 Software Development Kit (SDK).
Cyberterrorism After Stuxnet - Terrorist Cyberattacks, Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS), Motives, Critical U.S. Infrastructure Vulnerabilities, al-Qaeda Computer Capability, PC Attacks
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,070. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security
The discovery of Stuxnet in 2010 was a milestone in the arena of cybersecurity because, although a malware attack on industrial control systems was long believed to be theoretically possible, it was different to see malware used in reality to cause real physical damage.
Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP Performance End to End
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 112,800. Language: British English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet / application development, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » System administration / general
A guide to great website page speed and improved capacity. The book covers the journey of data from a server's disk to the mind of the user explaining the bottlenecks/providing practical solutions. Covering content optimization, tuning your TCP stack for mobile clients, what the ZOP+ optimizer flags do, how SaaS/backoffice systems differ from public facing websites, and more.
The Classic-Gaming Bookcast
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,070. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
From the author: The Classic-Gaming Bookcast is an entertaining book about old video games. If you enjoy what's commonly known as retrogaming, you'll have a lot of fun reading these forty game-specific chapters. The prose is lively, provocative and often humorous. The book even contains strategies, insights and philosophies. I didn't want it to be like any other game-related book out there.
Advanced C++ FAQs: Volumes 1 & 2
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 58,210. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 and represented by Neeru Singh. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
This book is a combination of the following two books : Advanced C++ FAQs: Volume 1 : Fundamentals Advanced C++ FAQs: Volume 2 : Generic Programming
Economics of Digital Comics
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,650. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Electronic commerce
Webcomics. Comics as eBooks. Plain old fashioned printed comics. Does anybody actually make any money off this stuff? Believe it or not some people actually do, though it’s not as easy as you might think it is. Economics of Digital Comics walks the reader through the history and business models of the modern comics world, starting with the “traditional” print formats.t
The Dead Media Handbook
Price: Free! Words: 216,000. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History
From Pigeon Post to Magic Lanterns to the Talking View-Master, this book is a compendium of dead and forgotten media formats.
Cracking Programming Interviews: 500 Questions with Solutions
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 102,640. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 and represented by Neeru Singh. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer science
This book contains 500 programming questions most frequently asked in technical interviews in top technical companies including Facebook, Microsoft, Google, Apple, Yahoo and others. Detailed solutions are provided for all of these including tips and techniques for solving similar problems.
Software Testing Interview Questions You'll Most Likely Be Asked
Series: Job Interview Questions, Book 76. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,010. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Software development & engineering / general, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Enterprise applications / business intelligence tools
Software Testing Interview Questions You'll Most Likely Be Asked is a perfect companion to stand ahead above the rest in today’s competitive job market. Rather than going through comprehensive, textbook-sized reference guides, this book includes only the information required immediately for job search to build an IT career.
Time To Choose: 365 Ways To Live A Christian Life Online
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet
Time To Choose: 365 Ways To Live A Christian Life Online is a daily digital devotional that aims to inspire and empower people of faith to bring their love of God online so that we can all help create a more loving and empathetic Internet experience for end users all around the world. The Internet is the greatest tool of our generation. Let us use it to share God's love.
No Kidding Why Our Kids Know More About Technology Than Us And What We Can Do About It
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer literacy
Your kids know way more about technology than you, and it’s time you did something about it. This book is aimed at helping you get started with technology and to understand how it can actually help not hinder your family life. It will also serve as a valuable resource to teachers, career advisors, grandparents and other influencers of children who realise the world is changing.
Teach Yourself Data Structures and Algorithms in 15 Days.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,910. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting
A handy guide of sorts for any computer science professional, This Book is a solution bank for various complex problems related to data structures and algorithms. It can be used as a reference manual by those readers in the computer science industry.
Teach Yourself Data Structures and Algorithms in 24 Hours.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,910. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting
A handy guide of sorts for any computer science professional, This Book is a solution bank for various complex problems related to data structures and algorithms. It can be used as a reference manual by those readers in the computer science industry.