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The Classic-Gaming Bookcast
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,070. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
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.
WebRTC: APIs and RTCWEB Protocols of the HTML5 Real-Time Web, Third Edition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Digital Codex LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Web / browsers
WebRTC, Web Real-Time Communications, is revolutionizing the way web users communicate, both in the consumer and enterprise worlds. WebRTC adds standard APIs and built-in real-time audio and video capabilities and codecs to browsers without a plug-in. With just a few lines of JavaScript, web developers can add high quality peer-to-peer voice, video to their sites.
Digital Media Skills
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 69,200. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Video production
Learn to use your computer more effectively! Take a peek into digital imaging. Try your voice at audio recording and editing. And get that video off your camera, imported to an editor and compressed. Make something great with your computer.
Open Shading Language for Blender
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,630. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer graphics
(4.00 from 1 review)
Learn how to program Blender's scripted shader nodes in Open Shading Language to get the most out of Blender's Cycles rendering engine. Using practical examples and clear illustrations this book will take you from simple patterns all the way to complex materials in small and gentle steps.
Desarrollo con microcontroladores ARM Cortex-M3
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 83,970. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / Digital
Una piedra de Rosetta para descifrar las arquitecturas ARM para microcontroladores y su terminología, más allá del marketing. Una guía para el desarrollador serio que desea pasar de 8- a 32-bits.
Communications for ICT: The Essential Guide
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Series: Text Book, Book 5 · For Writers, Book 6. Price: $13.95 USD. Words: 42,170. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Digital publishing
Communications for ICT is an essential guide to technical communication for IT professionals. Whether you want to become a Technical Writer, or simply an IT professional who wants to become better at doing documentation (and that can boost your career), this handy guide is for you. It was written as a text book for a first year University course for IT students.
Networking for Systems Administrators
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,420. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015 by Tilted Windmill Press. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Networking / network protocols
If basic TCP/IP was hard, network administrators couldn’t do it. Servers give sysadmins a incredible visibility into the network—once they know how to unlock it. A systems administrator doesn’t need to know the innards of TCP/IP, but knowing enough to diagnose your own network issues will transforms a good sysadmin into a great one.
Game Programming Patterns
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Price: $24.95 USD. Words: 96,950. Language: American English. Published: November 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
Based on years of real-world experience shipping AAA games, Game Programming Patterns collects proven tools to manage your game's complexity, make progress on it quickly, and optimize its runtime performance.
Learning Punch Software(R): Basic & Advanced Training - Second Edition
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Series: Learning Punch Software (R). Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 44,270. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer aided design
New Second Edition! This e-book includes Tutorials, How-To Guides, Questions & Answers and lots of resources to learn and understand the Punch! Software (R) programs, in all the versions. The topics are analyzed from the programs' point of view as well as useful design information. It combines Patricia’s experience with Punch! Software (R) with her professional knowledge as Architect
An Introduction to General Systems Thinking
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Series: Systems Thinking, Book 1 · Software Testing, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,140. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Interdisciplinary
For more than thirty-five years, this book has been hailed as an innovative introduction to systems theory, with applications in software development and testing, medicine, engineering, social sciences, architecture, and beyond. Used in university courses and professional seminars all over the world, the text has proven its ability to open minds and sharpen thinking.
Rethinking Systems Analysis and Design
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Series: Systems Thinking, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,160. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
Systems analysis and design have solved many problems, but they have also created many problems. This unique book tackles crucial analysis and design issues that are glossed over in conventional texts. It recognizes that while many problems are solved with systems analysis and design, many problems are also created.
Equisbí
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 91,500. Language: Spanish. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Telecommunications
Desarrollo de aplicaciones con comunicación remota basadas en módulos ZigBee y 802.15.4
Designing Modern Strategy Games
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Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 172,380. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
"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.
CompTIA Network+ N10-005 Exam Questions 600+
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Certification guides / A+
This book includes new sample questions never before in print to help with exam prep. Offering numerous sample questions available nowhere else, this book will help you pass the Network+ N10-005 exam on your first attempt. The current version of CompTIA Network+, exam code N10-005, was released Dec. 1, 2011.
Programming Problems in Ruby
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 21,910. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
This book is intended as a primer for the programming interview. Self-contained, and with problems completely worked out in Ruby, this book covers the fundamentals of computer programming. Sections range from elementary data structures, to searching, selection, and sorting.
SSH Mastery: OpenSSH, PuTTY, Tunnels and Keys
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,320. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012 by Tilted Windmill Press. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » System administration / general
(4.63 from 8 reviews)
Secure Shell (SSH) lets systems administrators securely manage remote systems. But most people only use the bare minimum SSH offers. Used properly, SSH simplifies your job. This book saves you from sifting a decade of obsolete online tutorials and quickly gets you running:SSH with the OpenSSH server and the PuTTY and OpenSSH clients. Master SSH with SSH Mastery.
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?
Service Games: The Rise and Fall of SEGA
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 166,800. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History
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.
Hacks..
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,350. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
Hacks is a collection of my most popular tutorials, scripts, tweaks, Zipit Z2 work, and source code. Within these forty some chapters reside some of my most interesting work, and certainly some of the most viewed tutorials and hacks on the Internet today.
The Communist Campaign in Karelia: A Hearts of Iron III Strategy Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,360. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Paradox Interactive. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
The WW2 strategy game Hearts of Iron 3 by Paradox Interactive has been through some real changes over the years. While Semper Fi and For the Motherland expanded game mechanics substantially, the fundamentals of land combat remained relatively the same. With the release of Their Finest Hour, even basic assumptions about how to play the game have changed enough to justify another strategy guide.