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The Glass Cage: Automation and Us

Nicholas Carr · W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

In The Glass Cage, best-selling author Nicholas Carr digs behind the headlines about factory robots and self-driving cars, wearable computers and digitized medicine, as he explores the hidden costs of granting software dominion over our work and our leisure and reveals something we already...
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Teach Yourself VISUALLY OS X El Capitan

Paul McFedries · Visual; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Your visual, guided tour of OS X El Capitan With clear, step-by-step instructions and plenty of rich visuals, Teach Yourself Visually OS X El Capitan walks you through the latest updates of OS X and demonstrates the essential tasks you need to know. Complemented with screenshots on almost...
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The Star Machine

Jeanine Basinger · Knopf; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

From one of our leading film authorities, a rich, penetrating, amusing plum pudding of a book about the golden age of movies, full of Hollywood lore, anecdotes, and analysis. Jeanine Basinger gives us an immensely entertaining look into the “star machine,” examining how, at the height...
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Dark Territory: The Secret History of Cyber War

Fred M Kaplan · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 338
Format: Print book

"As cyber-attacks dominate front-page news, as hackers displace terrorists on the list of global threats, and as top generals warn of a coming cyber war, few books are more timely and enlightening than Dark Territory: The Secret History of Cyber War, by Slate columnist and Pulitzer...
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Learning Swift 3: Building Apps for OS X and iOS

Paris Buttfield-Addison · O'Reilly Media
Pages: 450
Format: Print book

Dive into Swift 3, the latest version of Apple's easy-to-use programming language for macOS, iOS, watchOS, and tvOS. With this practical guide, you'll quickly get up to speed on language basics and then use Swift to build three complete apps, all tightly linked together: an iOS note-taking...
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The Big Switch: Rewiring the World, from Edison to Google

Nicholas Carr · W. W. Norton & Company; Edition Unstated edition
Format: Hardcover

An eye-opening look at the new computer revolution and the coming transformation of our economy, society, and culture. A hundred years ago, companies stopped producing their own power with steam engines and generators and plugged into the newly built electric grid. The cheap power pumped...
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Linux Pocket Guide, 2nd Edition

Daniel J. Barrett · O'Reilly Media; Second Edition edition
Pages: 230
Format: Paperback

If you use Linux in your day-to-day work, this popular pocket guide is the perfect on-the-job reference. The second edition has expanded from Fedora-only coverage to distro-neutral, with practical information on a wider range of commands requested by readers.Linux Pocket Guide provides...
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Facebook and Twitter For Seniors For Dummies

Marsha Collier · For Dummies; 2 edition
Format: Paperback

New to social media? This easy-to-use guide will get you started in no time! Social media is a ton of fun, and this updated guide makes it easy to set up a Facebook or Twitter account to catch up with old friends, communicate with your family, and enjoy your online experience. Printed...
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Wireless Networking Absolute Beginner's Guide

Michael Miller · Que Publishing; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Make the most of your wireless network…without becoming a technical expert! This book is the fastest way to connect all your wireless devices, get great performance with everything from streaming media to printing, stay safe and secure, and do more with Wi-Fi than you ever thought...
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Responsive web design with HTML5 and CSS3 : learn responsive design using HTML5 and CSS3 to adapt websites to any browser or screen size

Ben Frain · Packt Publishing Ltd
Format:  eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book will lead you, step by step and with illustrative screenshots, through a real example. Are you writing two websites - one for mobile and one for larger displays? Or perhaps you've heard of Responsive Design but are unsure how to bring HTML5, CSS3, or responsive design all together....
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Our Final Invention: Artificial Intelligence and the End of the Human Era

James Barrat · St. Martin's Press
Format: Hardcover

Artificial intelligence (AI) helps choose what books you buy, what movies you see, and even who you date. It puts the "smart" in your smartphone and soon it will drive your car. It makes most of the trades on Wall Street, and controls vital energy, water, and transportation infrastructure....
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Windows 8 in Easy Steps

Nick Vandome · In Easy Steps Limited
Format: Book

Windows 8 is probably the most revolutionary version yet of the popular operating system from Microsoft. With a brand-new interface, new ways of getting around and accessing items and new possibilities for mobile devices, Windows 8 really does take the computing experience to the next level....
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Teach Yourself VISUALLY OS X Yosemite

Paul McFedries · Visual
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

Take a guided tour of Yosemite to discover just how much your Mac can do Teach Yourself VISUALLY OS X Yosemite is the perfect introduction to Apple's operating system. With clear, step-by-step instructions and plenty of rich visuals, this book walks you through the new OS X and demonstrates...
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