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C# 7.0 All-in-One For Dummies

John Paul Mueller · For Dummies
Pages: 840
Format: Paperback

Sharpen your knowledge of C# C# know-how is a must if you want to be a professional Microsoft developer. It's also good to know a little C# if you're building tools for the web, mobile apps, or other development tasks. C# 7.0 All-in-One For Dummies offers a deep dive into C# for coders...
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The Brain Electric: The Dramatic High-Tech Race to Merge Minds and Machines

Malcolm Gay · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 278
Format: Paperback

The gripping and revelatory story of the dramatic race to merge the human brain with machinesLeading neuroscience researchers are racing to unlock the secrets of the mind. On the cusp of decoding brain signals that govern motor skills, they are developing miraculous technologies that will...
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Access 2016 in easy steps

MIKE MCGRATH · In Easy Steps Limited
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Access 2016 in easy steps neatly demonstrates the important functions of Access 2016 in a clear and concise manner, so you can get going quickly with this popular database application. Areas covered include:Optimizing database designCreating Tables to store data in formatted fieldsUsing...
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Teach Yourself VISUALLY iPad

Guy Hart-Davis · Visual
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

Learn the basics and beyond with this visual guide to the iPad, iPad mini, and iPad Pro Teach Yourself VISUALLY iPad 6th Editionis a clear, concise, image-rich guide to getting the most out of your iPad, iPad mini or iPad Pro running iOS 11. Designed to quickly get you the answers you need,...
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The Selfie Generation: How Our Self Images Are Changing Our Notions of Privacy, Sex, Consent, and Culture

Alicia Eler · Skyhorse Publishing
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Whether it's Kim Kardashian uploading picture after picture to Instagram or your roommate posting a mid-vacation shot to Facebook, selfies receive mixed reactions. But are selfies more than, as many critics lament, a symptom of a self-absorbed generation? Digital native Alicia Eler's...
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The Mastermind: Drugs. Empire. Murder. Betrayal.

Evan Ratliff · Random House
Pages: 480
Format: Hardcover

The incredible true story of the decade-long quest to bring down Paul Le Roux - the creator of a frighteningly powerful Internet-enabled cartel who merged the ruthlessness of a drug lord with the technological savvy of a Silicon Valley entrepreneur

It all started as an online prescription...
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macOS High Sierra: The Missing Manual: The book that should have been in the box

DAVID POGUE · O'Reilly Media
Pages: 900
Format: Paperback

With High Sierra, Apple has taken its macOS operating system to new heights. From Apple's efficient new file system to improved video streaming and support for virtual reality, this latest macOS version provides features improve your experience. And once again, David Pogue brings his humor...
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My iPad for Seniors

Michael Miller · Que Publishing
Pages: 704
Format: Paperback

My iPad for Seniors, 6th Edition, is a comprehensive guide to using all of Apple's iPad models. It includes everything from basic setup information to finding and installing new apps to using the iPad for communication, entertainment, and productivity. The information presented in this...
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24/6: The Power of Unplugging One Day a Week

Tiffany Shlain · Gallery Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

In 24/6, Tiffany Shlain explores how turning off screens one day a week can work wonders on your brain, body, and soul.

Internet pioneer and renowned filmmaker Tiffany Shlain takes us on a provocative and entertaining journey through time and technology, introducing a strategy...
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QuickBooks Online For Dummies

ELAINE MARMEL · For Dummies
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

Get your QuickBooks in the Cloud! Searching for a cloud-based solution for your small business? Master the fundamentals of QuickBooks Online, the world's most popular software for fast and easy mobile accounting! QuickBooks Online For Dummies teaches about building the perfect budget,...
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Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now

Jaron Lanier · Picador
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

A timely call-to-arms from a Silicon Valley pioneer.You might have trouble imagining life without your social media accounts, but virtual reality pioneer Jaron Lanier insists that we're better off without them. In Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now, Lanier,...
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The Players Ball: A Genius, a Con Man, and the Secret History of the Internet's Rise

David Kushner · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

A Wild West look at the early days of the internet - the incredible battle between the founder of Match.com and the con man who swindled him out of the online domain name Sex.com in an all-out war for control over the fuel that still powers the online world to this day: love and lust.

In...
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My iPad

Gary Rosenzweig · Que Publishing
Pages: 512
Format: Paperback

My iPad offers a full-color, fully illustrated resource to using your iPad. Each task is clearly titled and has corresponding visuals that are numbered to match the step they are referring to. Step-by-step instructions with callouts to iPad photos that show you exactly what to do. Help...
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Breaking and Entering: The Extraordinary Story of a Hacker Called "Alien"

Jeremy N. Smith · Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

This taut, true thriller dives into a dark world that touches us all, as seen through the brilliant, breakneck career of an extraordinary hacker - a woman known only as Alien.

When she arrived at MIT in the 1990s, Alien was quickly drawn to the school's tradition of high‑risk...
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A Human Algorithm: How Artificial Intelligence Is Redefining Who We Are

Flynn Coleman · Counterpoint
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

A groundbreaking narrative on the urgency of ethically designed AI and a guidebook to reimagining life in the era of intelligent technology

The Age of Intelligent Machines is upon us, and we are at a reflection point. The proliferation of fast-moving technologies, including forms...
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