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CUCKOO'S EGG
CUCKOO'S EGG
Written by Clifford Stoll
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307819420
Our Price: $9.99
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CUCKOO'S EGG

Written by Clifford Stoll


Format: eBook, 326 pages
On Sale: May 23, 2012
Price: $9.99

Before the Internet became widely known as a global tool for terrorists, one perceptive U.S. citizen recognized its ominous potential. Armed with clear evidence of computer espionage, he began a highly personal quest to expose a hidden network of spies that threatened national security. But would the authorities back him up?... Read more >
The New Digital Age
The New Digital Age
Written by Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307961105
Our Price: $11.99
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The New Digital Age
Transforming Nations, Businesses, and Our Lives
Written by Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $11.99

In an unparalleled collaboration, two leading global thinkers in technology and foreign affairs give us their widely anticipated, transformational vision of the future: a world where everyone is connected—a world full of challenges and benefits that are ours to meet and to harness.

Eric Schmidt is one of Silicon Valley’s great...

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Game Over
Game Over
Written by David Sheff
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307800749
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Game Over
How Nintendo Conquered The World
Written by David Sheff


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2011
Price: $11.99

More American children recognize Super Mario, the hero of one of Nintendo’s video games, than Mickey Mouse. The Japanese company has come to earn more money than the big three computer giants or all Hollywood movie studios combined. Now Sheff tells of the Nintendo invasion–a tale of innovation and cutthroat tactics... Read more >
Minecraft
The Unlikely Tale of Markus "Notch" Persson and the Game that Changed Everything
Written by Daniel Goldberg and Linus Larsson
Translated by Jennifer Hawkins


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $21.95

Three years ago, 32-year-old Markus "Notch" Persson of Stockholm was an unknown and bored computer programmer. Today, he is a multi-millionaire international icon. Minecraft, the "virtual Lego" game Markus crafted in his free time, has become one of the most talked about activities since Tetris. Talked about by tens of millions... Read more >
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Turing's Cathedral
Turing's Cathedral
Written by George Dyson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907066
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Turing's Cathedral
The Origins of the Digital Universe
Written by George Dyson


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $12.99

“It is possible to invent a single machine which can be used to compute any computable sequence,” twenty-four-year-old Alan Turing announced in 1936. In Turing’s Cathedral, George Dyson focuses on a small group of men and women, led by John von Neumann at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New...

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Dreaming in Code
Dreaming in Code
Written by Scott Rosenberg
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307381446
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Dreaming in Code
Two Dozen Programmers, Three Years, 4,732 Bugs, and One Quest for Transcendent Software
Written by Scott Rosenberg


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 16, 2007
Price: $13.99

Their story takes us through a maze of dead ends and exhilarating breakthroughs as they and their colleagues wrestle not only with the abstraction of code but with the unpredictability of human behavior,
especially their own. Along the way, we encounter black holes, turtles, snakes, dragons, axe-sharpening, and yak-shaving—and take a... Read more >
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Homo Ludens
A Study of the Play-Element in Culture
Written by Johan Huizinga


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 1, 1971
Price: $24.00

In Homo Ludens, the classic evaluation of play that has become a “must-read” for those in game design, Dutch philosopher Johan Huizinga defines play as the central activity in flourishing societies. Like civilization, play requires structure and participants willing to create within limits. Starting with Plato, Huizinga traces the contribution of... Read more >
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Black Code
Black Code
Written by Ronald J. Deibert
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771025341
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Black Code
Inside the Battle for Cyberspace
Written by Ronald J. Deibert


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $13.99

Cyberspace is all around us. We depend on it for everything we do. We have reengineered our business, governance, and social relations around a planetary network unlike any before it. But there are dangers looming, and malign forces are threatening to transform this extraordinary domain.

In Black Code, Ronald J. Deibert, a...

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Computing with Quantum Cats
From Colossus to Qubits
Written by John Gribbin


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $12.99

A mind-blowing glimpse into the near future, where quantum computing will have world-transforming effects.

The quantum computer is no longer the stuff of science fiction. Pioneering physicists are on the brink of unlocking a new quantum universe which provides a better representation of reality than our everyday experiences and common sense ever... Read more >
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How to Become a Video Game Artist
How to Become a Video Game Artist
Written by Sam R. Kennedy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823008100
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How to Become a Video Game Artist
The Insider's Guide to Landing a Job in the Gaming World
Written by Sam R. Kennedy


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $14.99

Become a Player in the Business of Video Game Art
Every year video games generate billions of dollars and some of the most dynamic and engaging artwork today. It’s an ever-growing field that holds great professional opportunity, but you need the right skills and savvy if you want to stake your claim... Read more >
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