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Must Know High School Computer Programming

Sway, Julie - MCGRAW HILL BOOK CO

The new Must Know series is like a lightning bolt to the brainEvery school subject has must know ideas, or essential concepts, that lie behind it. This book will use that fact to help you learn in a unique way. Most study guides start a chapter with a set of goals, often leaving the starting...
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MacBook in easy steps

Vandome - In Easy Steps Limited; 7th edition
Format: 7th Edition

MacBook in easy steps, 7th edition is perfect for those wanting to get a grasp of their new MacBook quickly, in easy steps. Learn the basics first - the Mac Desktop, the Dock, the Finder - then explore the great features of this popular Apple laptop. Demystifies Mac jargon and MacBook...
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Changing Times: Quality for Humans in a Digital Age

Rich Rogers - Heddon Publishing
Format: Paperback

As technology becomes increasingly important in our lives, so does the question of quality. Sports journalist Kim Harris increasingly relies on the websites, apps and devices which affect her life. Sometimes they help and sometimes they hinder; sometimes they are fun and sometimes they...
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You've Been Played: How Corporations, Governments, and Schools Use Games to Control Us All

Adrian Hon - Basic Books
Format: Hardcover

How games are being harnessed as instruments of exploitation - and what we can do about it Warehouse workers pack boxes while a virtual dragon races across their screen. If they beat their colleagues, they get an award. If not, they can be fired. Uber presents exhausted drivers with challenges...
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Virtual Society: The Metaverse and the New Frontiers of Human Experience

Herman Narula - Currency
Format: Hardcover

"A fascinating, provocative case that the metaverse will not merely transform our virtual experience - it may actually enrich the quality of our lives" (Adam Grant) - from the visionary co-founder of one of today's most innovative technology companies"This important...
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Office 2019 All-in-One For Dummies

PETER WEVERKA - For Dummies
Format: Paperback

One book that does the work of nineKnowing your way around Microsoft Office requires you to be part mathematician, part storyteller, and part graphic designer - with some scheduling wizard and database architect sprinkled in. So what do you do if these talents don't come naturally to you?...
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Microsoft SQL Server 2016: A Beginner's Guide, Sixth Edition

Dusan Petkovic - McGraw-Hill Education
Format: Print book

Up-to-date Microsoft SQL Server 2016 skills made easy!Get up and running on Microsoft SQL Server 2016 in no time with help from this thoroughly revised, practical resource. The book offers thorough coverage of SQL management and development and features full details on the newest business...
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Robots and the People Who Love Them: Holding on to Our Humanity in an Age of Social Robots

Eve Herold - St. Martin's Press
Format: Hardcover

The latest developments in robotics and artificial intelligence and a preview of the coming decades, based on research and interviews with the world's foremost experts. . If there's one universal trait among humans, it's our social nature. The craving to connect is universal,...
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Breaking News: The Remaking of Journalism and Why It Matters Now

ALAN RUSBRIDGER - Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Format: Hardcover

An urgent account of the revolution that has upended the news business, written by one of the most accomplished journalists of our timeTechnology has radically altered the news landscape. Once-powerful newspapers have lost their clout or been purchased by owners with particular agendas....
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Raspberry Pi For Dummies

Sean McManus - For Dummies
Format: Paperback

Get your slice of Raspberry PiWith the invention of the unique credit card-sized single-board computer comes a new wave of hardware geeks, hackers, and hobbyists who are excited about the possibilities with the Raspberry Pi - and this is the perfect guide to get you started. With this down-to-earth...
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