THE PERFECT GIFT –
Whether you love the computer world the way it is, or consider it a nightmare honkytonk prison, you'll giggle and rage at Ted Nelson's telling of computer history, its... More > personalities and infights.
Computer movies, music, 3D; the eternal fight between Jobs and Gates; the tangled stories of the Internet and the World Wide Web; all these and more are punchily told in brief chapters on many topics such as The Web Browser Salad, Voting Machines, Google, Web 2.0 and much more. These short stories make great reading – it's a book to dip in and out of.
You'll find answers to such questions as
"Why do alphabets have upper case, why not numbers?""Why does everything have to be hierarchical on computers? That's not how *my* projects are organized!"
"Where did WYSIWYG come from?" The answer will surprise you.
Plus, you'll find out why the author, a well-known computer veteran, hopes it can all become much better.< Less
This information-packed reference guide contains a detailed account of some of the most powerful features of the XSitePro Web site design software. Learn exactly HOW to use these XSitePro features to... More > great effect - with simple, clear instructions and plenty of screen-shots - and also find out WHY these features are so important to your online efforts, too...Included in this 494-page book are sections covering:* Affiliate Wizard* Amazon Product Advertising* Audio Wizard* Auto-Page Generation* Breadcrumb Trails* Changing Templates* Design Wizards* Forms* Google Adsense* Image Library* Imports/Exports* Link Manager* Mobile Sites* Multi-Page Creation* Navigation Menus* Page Analysis* and more!Full contents and index sections. An invaluable addition to your Internet Marketing bookshelf for years to come.< Less
Based on a series of lectures at Stanford University this book discusses cloud computing from a business perspective. It serves as an excellent, easy-to-read, introduction for anyone who builds,... More > sells or purchases application, platform, compute&storage or data center cloud services. The book is full of examples and stories from many of the leaders in the field. You'll be amused to even find a story about Brad and Angelina. This is the 2nd edition.< Less
400+ Q&A (Comprehensive - 356 pages) e-book download.
eBook of the popular Java/J2EE Job Interview
Companion for those who:
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