Books tagged: computers

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I Only Want Everything
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The C.E.O. of MorphoTech Jarrod Murks and his development team are set to unveil the world's first artificial intelligence. Revealed to a packed arena of thousands, the introduction of the E.V.E. machine does not go quite as planned. Through hard lessons they learn that individuality is more complicated than ones and zeros, a soul is something to be earned, it cannot be programmed into existence.
Jake "X" (2) One Way Ticket
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Aboard the alien submarine Alaric gave the command Vircanto. The sub was now heading out across the lake. They passed squadrons of fish darting in huge silver shoals.Weeds reached up towards the surface. But Jake was not interested in this underwater panorama. He stared out of a front porthole, reflecting grimly on the ill fortune..
Jake X (1) Multiverse Fugitive
Price: Free! Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
It was now quiet on the Orbitor. Jake sat on his collapsible chair at the far end of the East Coast Main Line. FIDO stood next to him. Then an elf suddenly appeared! An elf! Walking straight down the railway.The elf glowed, even through the bright fluorescent lights. He stopped briefly to examine his surroundings. Smoke blackened tunnel walls smelling of coal dust, smoke and steam.
Dimensions of Arthur C. Clarke
You set the price! Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
Sir Arthur C. Clarke invented Satellite communications and wrote some of the best science fiction of the 20th century. He also wrote about his passion, scuba diving, having lived most of his life in Sri Lanka, where the diving is good. From there, he fought with humane intelligence against the insanity of the Cold War, and for the “spiritual” evolution of humanity, until his death in 2008.
Colt O'Brien Has A Family
Series: Young Colt O'Brien. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,100. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Colt O’Brien knew that he had everything figured out. He was going to graduate from college and become an expert computer technologist. But somehow life had other plans. His girlfriend became pregnant and suddenly it was time for Colt to be a family man. Hang on Colt. The ride could become a little bouncy.
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.
Altruism
Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 101,480. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
It would be interesting to learn what a first-world government would do, if the private sector set up its own private, well-armed and modern police force to protect itself from the same government.
Learning Old School Linux
Price: Free! Words: 43,220. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Essay » Technology
Linux has long been regarded by engineers as the superior operating system. Whether or not you should trust their opinions is still up for debate. However, if you are looking for a simple, basic overview of everything Linux-related, look no further than this compilation of articles written for ComputorEdge magazine from 2003-2010.
Solving For Y
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,300. Language: American English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Seriocomic and subtly satiric, Solving For Y examines the modern era of free agency, both personally and professionally. Cookie cutter ideal nuclear families and cradle-to-grave corporate coddling are no longer the norm. Be nimble, be adaptable, or risk becoming obsolete, both at home and in the workforce. Solving For Y – seeking answers to the human comedy we all participate in.
Virtual
Price: Free! Words: 35,330. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
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When good intentions make everything go from bad to worse, all Ryan can do is sit back and enjoy his own personal ride to hell. But maybe he can still save the damsel in distress along the way... Hey, a computer geek can be a hero, too! Stranger things have happened...