all ebooks in category: Computers & Technology (11)

Mindless: Why Smarter Machines are Making Dumber Humans (repost)
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0465018440 | 240 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

We live in the age of Computer Business Systems (CBSs)—the highly complex, computer-intensive management programs on which large organizations increasingly rely. In Mindless, Simon Head …

The Smartphone Society: Technology, Power, and Resistance in the New Gilded Age
English | ISBN: 0807061689 | 2020 | EPUB | 216 pages | 722 KB

Addresses how tech empowers community organizing and protest movements to combat the systems of capitalism and data exploitation that helped drive tech's own rise to …

Reality Is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World
English | January 20, 2011 | ISBN: 1594202850 | EPUB | 400 pages | 1 MB

Visionary game designer Jane McGonigal reveals how we can harness the power of games to solve real-world problems and boost global happiness. More than 174 …

Startupland: How Three Guys Risked Everything to Turn an Idea into a Global Business
English | ISBN: 1118980816 | 2014 | 224 pages | PDF | 2 MB

The real story of what it takes to risk it all and go for broke. Conventional wisdom says most startups need to be in Silicon …

World Wide Rave: Creating Triggers that Get Millions of People to Spread Your Ideas and Share Your Stories
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0470395001 | PDF | pages: 208 | 30.0 mb

A World Wide Rave! What the heck is that? A World Wide Rave is when people around the world are talking about you, your company, …

We Have Root: Even More Advice from Schneier on Security
2019 | ISBN: 1119643015 | English | 304 pages | PDF | 5 MB

A collection of popular essays from security guru Bruce Schneier In his latest collection of essays, security expert Bruce Schneier tackles a range of cybersecurity, …

Model-Driven Engineering of Information Systems: Principles, Techniques, and Practice (repost)
English | 2014 | ISBN: 177188083X | 350 pages | PDF | 10 MB

Model-driven engineering (MDE) is the automatic production of software from simplified models of structure and functionality. It mainly involves the automation of the routine and …

Decoding Reality: The Universe as Quantum Information, 2nd edition
English | ISBN: 0198815433 | 2018 | 240 pages | PDF | 2 MB

For a physicist, all the world is information. The Universe and its workings are the ebb and flow of information. We are all transient patterns …

Self-Tracking
ISBN: 0262529122 | 2016 | EPUB | 246 pages | 746 KB

What happens when people turn their everyday experience into data: an introduction to the essential ideas and key challenges of self-tracking. People keep track. In …

Memes in Digital Culture
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0262525437 | 216 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB

In December 2012, the exuberant video "Gangnam Style" became the first YouTube clip to be viewed more than one billion times. Thousands of its viewers …