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Ultimate Guide On Understanding computer Operating systems By L. James
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When you have a better understanding of what operating systems can offer, you’ll be better informed to make your choice. In this book, we’ll explore operating system in depth. ... More > You’ll learn about what they do, how they work, and what needs specific systems can meet. Ultimately, the choice is a matter of preference, but it helps to be informed on what you are really getting when choosing an OS. Here's what you'll discover: -WHAT IS AN OPERATING SYSTEM? -HISTORY OF OPERATING SYSTEMS -WHAT AN OPERATING SYSTEM DOES........... and much more. Would you really like to know how to solve your problems for good this time? Grab your Book Here RIGHT NOW!< Less
Advancing Computing and Information Sciences: GCCIS 2005 Conference By Leon Reznik
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B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences (GCCIS) at Rochester Institute of Technology is proud to announce this new publication: "Advancing Computing and Information... More > Sciences." This volume, which includes papers presented at the first annual Golisano Conference in January 2005, celebrates the diversity of the fields studied and researched in the Golisano College: computer science, information technology, and software engineering. The publication is comprised of papers devoted to education in computing areas, as well as those dedicated to advancing research; some papers introduce theoretical studies, while others report more practical results. Authors include industry representatives, undergraduate and graduate students, RIT faculty members, and faculty guests from neighboring universities. This research continues RIT’s long history of achievements in technology, engineering, and science.< Less
A HISTORY OF HACKING By JAMES BREWER
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A History of Hacking is a comprehensive guide to the events surrounding the development of hacking. Covering famous hackers, their hacks, and the computer systems and techniques they use, this guide... More > will leave you will a solid knowlege of where hacking began, and what it has become today. Featuring famous hackers such as Kevin Mitnick, Cap'n'Crunch and Gary Mckinnon, and famous hacks such as The Love Bug and US Military System intrusions, whether you are new to the art of hacking or 31337 this guide will show you how and when it all happened. WELCOME TO THE DIGITAL OUTLAWS THAT BOTH BUILT AND BREAK THE WORLD WIDE WEB.< Less
History of Science By John Priestley MA MSc
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This book is about the history of science – astronomy, physics, chemistry, life sciences, earth sciences and computer science. It is not a book about the lives of the scientists, though brief... More > biographical details are given for important figures. It aims to get to the bottom of the great discoveries of the modern era. The book is about 78,000 words long – about a quarter of the size of other books on the same subject – but it contains more actual science than most of the others. No one doubts that there are some difficult ideas in science – for example the general theory of relativity, the laws of thermodynamics or quantum mechanics. Yet these can be explained in quite simple terms. What is more, science can be fun! No special knowledge beyond basic school science is required to read this book. There are 35 illustrations including diagrams, photographs and portraits.< Less
Pioneers of the Computer Age: from Charles Babbage to Steve Jobs By Abdul Montaqim
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This book is intended to provide an introduction to, and an overview of, the computer industry - or the "Computer Age" - as well as the key people who created the computerised world we live... More > in... without too many technical details. The idea is to offer a snapshot of the industry at this point in time and find out how it got where it is today, highlighting its most notable inventions and innovations and the pioneering people who are responsible for them. Extract: The original human computers used tools to help them calculate. The most well known calculating tool from antiquity is the abacus, which was usually made from wood and featured a frame containing sticks along which beads could be moved. It is believed that the abacus was invented some time between 2700-2300 BC, in Sumeria, and its forerunner was probably a system whereby stones or beads were moved along grooves in the sand or ground, or tablets of wood, stone or metal.< Less
What's Where in the APPLE – Enhanced Edition: A Complete Guide to the Apple II Computer By Bill Martens et al.
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A comprehensive guide to the hardware and firmware organization and architecture of the Apple II computer, What’s Where in the Apple discusses concepts and programming techniques useful for... More > mastering the inner workings and hidden mechanisms of the Apple II. This new Enhanced Edition is the most complete and accurate edition ever created, featuring improved readability, new coverage of the Apple IIe and Apple IIc, and a forward and historical perspective by publishing legend Robert Tripp. The numerical Atlas and alphabetical Gazetteer guide you to over 2,700 memory locations of PEEKs, POKEs, and CALLs in DOS and ProDOS. Applesoft and Integer BASIC users will learn how to speed up and streamline programs. Assembly language users will discover routines that simplify coding and interfacing. All users will find this book helpful to understand the Apple II and essential for mastering it!< Less
What's Where in the APPLE - Enhanced Edition: A Complete Guide to the Apple II Computer By Bill Martens et al.
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A comprehensive guide to the hardware and firmware organization and architecture of the Apple II computer, What’s Where in the Apple discusses concepts and programming techniques useful for... More > mastering the inner workings and hidden mechanisms of the Apple II.  This new Enhanced Edition is the most complete and accurate edition ever created, featuring improved readability, new coverage of the Apple IIe and Apple IIc, and a forward and historical perspective by publishing legend Robert Tripp. The numerical Atlas and alphabetical Gazetteer guide you to over 2,700 memory locations of PEEKs, POKEs, and CALLs in DOS and ProDOS. Applesoft and Integer BASIC users will learn how to speed up and streamline programs.  Assembly language users will discover routines that simplify coding and interfacing.  All users will find this book helpful to understand the Apple II and essential for mastering it!< Less
Cameras, Computers, and Voice Recorders Can Save Thousands of People's Lives By Abby A.I. Kennedy
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Two short stories by a young novelist. The first is an alternate history where a pair of pre-teens avert the disaster of 9/11 and the second is a baseball fantasy.
Cameras, Computers, and Voice Recorders Can Save Thousands of People's Lives By Abby A.I. Kennedy
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Two short stories by a young novelist. The first is an alternate history where a pair of pre-teens avert the disaster of 9/11 and the second is a baseball fantasy.
VINTROPEDIA - Vintage Computer & Retro Console Price Guide 2009 By Michael Starr & Craig Chapple
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Covering a time span of 1968 to 1998, and encompassing a spectrum of over 14,000 items across the history of the computer, console, accessories and software markets, the Vintropedia 2009 Price Guide... More > is the definitive resource to a collector's needs. Included within are prices (in GBP), machine specifications, regions of origin, release dates, model names, publishing companies, old ads and more! Look no further than Vintropedia, a guide created by collectors, for collectors.< Less

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