Books tagged: computers and technology

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Dan Lyons’ Disrupted: My Misadventure in the Start-Up Bubble | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / computer industry, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a Summary of Dan Lyons' Disrupted: My Misadventure in the Start-Up Bubble. With portraits of devilish angel investors, fad-chasing venture capitalists, entrepreneurs and wantrapreneurs, bloggers and brogrammers, DISRUPTED is a hilarious story of self-reinvention, as well as a sharp critique of life in the tech bubble, exposing what Lyons calls “the dark side of Silicon Valley.”
The Open Schoolhouse: Building a Technology Program to Transform Learning and Empower Students
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,130. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Open source
A candid story and practical guidebook for school administrators and educators seeking affordable and powerful technology programs. Follow Penn Manor School District's journey from the server room to the classroom. Learn how open source software and values helped the district cut costs, design a one-to-one laptop program, and create an internationally recognized student help desk.
When There Is No Wind, Row: One Woman's Retrospective on the Most Transformative Changes Over the Past 50 Years
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,350. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When There Is No Wind, Row tells about the remarkable 50-year career path the author traveled to become a lawyer. In the 60s social and cultural barriers were high – women were supposed to become wives and mothers not lawyers - forcing her to take many detours, “tacking” in sailing terms. Her stories are a vivid reminder of how far women have come since want ads were segregated by “Male/Female.”
In Lucem Solaria - Birth of Queen Bee
Price: Free! Words: 117,110. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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In 2024 the world's first conscious machine, Solaria, is developed by Dr. George Morris. For the rest of his life she will remain the worlds best kept secret. With a digital afterlife, simulated universe, conscious technology and Solaria incognito the entire time, George struggles to avert the extinction. But she has a plan!
Power Packet
Price: Free! Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Eric and Betty lived on the fringes of society. Eric was an ex con trying to adjust to freedom and Betty was a super hacker trying to avoid unscrupulous business associates. Their paths cross and they become involved in a weird cross country caper with electrifying results.
The C.E.O. and I.T. Department
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Information management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
This book was written as a reference and workbook to create a bridge between the President, or any executive in a company, and their Information Technology Department. After reading this book, you will be able to quickly establish the status of your I.T. Department and determine if it is running as reliably and professionally as you need it to be.
Computerised You: How Wearable Technology Will Turn Us Into Computers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,920. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / human-computer interaction
In Computerised You, Shane Richmond considers how wearable technology could help us to lead healthier lives and make us more efficient and one day challenge our notions of what it means to be human.
A book about Nothing
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile
This book will bore you to death!!!!!
Tired of I.T! - How I learned to stop worrying and love the bicycle
You set the price! Words: 86,000. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Spend every waking minute staring at a computer screen. Throw in some self destructive habits. Stir. Repeat. This weekly routine nearly killed him. In a moment of insanity (clarity?), Dave Conroy quit his computer job, sold his belongings and, buying a bicycle, set forth around the world. He hadn't been on a bike in nearly 20 years but you never forget, right?