Sandworm: A New Era of Cyberwar and the Hunt for the Kremlin's Most Dangerous Hackers

Sandworm: A New Era of Cyberwar and the Hunt for the Kremlin's Most Dangerous Hackers

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The Unicorn Project

The Unicorn Project

This highly anticipated follow up to the bestselling title The Phoenix Project takes another look at Parts Unlimited, this time from the perspective of software development In The Phoenix Project, Bill, an IT manager at Parts Unlimited, is tasked with a project critical to the future of the

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You Look Like a Thing and I Love You: How Artificial Intelligence Works and Why It's Making the World a Weirder Place

You Look Like a Thing and I Love You: How Artificial Intelligence Works and Why It's Making the World a Weirder Place

AS HEARD ON NPR S SCIENCE FRIDAY Discover the book that Malcolm Gladwell, Susan Cain, Daniel Pink, and Adam Grant want you to read this year, an accessible, informative, and hilarious introduction to the weird and wonderful world of artificial intelligence Ryan North You look like a thing and

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The Unicorn Project

The Unicorn Project

This highly anticipated follow up to the bestselling title The Phoenix Project takes another look at Parts Unlimited, this time from the perspective of software development In The Phoenix Project, Bill, an IT manager at Parts Unlimited, is tasked with a project critical to the future of the

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Hit Refresh

Hit Refresh

As told by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Hit Refresh is the story of corporate change and reinvention as well as the story of Nadella s personal journey, one that is taking place today inside a storied technology company, and one that is coming in all of our lives as intelligent machines become

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The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution

The Innovators: How a Group of  Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution

The computer and the internet are among the most important innovations of our era, but few people know who created them They were not conjured up in a garret or garage by solo inventors suitable to be singled out on magazine covers or put into a pantheon with Edison, Bell, and Morse Instead, most

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Algorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Human Decisions

Algorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Human Decisions

A fascinating exploration of how insights from computer algorithms can be applied to our everyday lives, helping to solve common decision making problems and illuminate the workings of the human mind All our lives are constrained by limited space and time, limits that give rise to a particular set

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You Look Like a Thing and I Love You: How Artificial Intelligence Works and Why It's Making the World a Weirder Place

You Look Like a Thing and I Love You: How Artificial Intelligence Works and Why It's Making the World a Weirder Place

AS HEARD ON NPR S SCIENCE FRIDAY Discover the book that Malcolm Gladwell, Susan Cain, Daniel Pink, and Adam Grant want you to read this year, an accessible, informative, and hilarious introduction to the weird and wonderful world of artificial intelligence Ryan North You look like a thing and

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Infinite Powers: How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe

Infinite Powers: How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe

Without calculus, we wouldn t have cell phones, TV, GPS, or ultrasound We wouldn t have unraveled DNA or discovered Neptune or figured out how to put 5,000 songs in your pocket Though many of us were scared away from this essential, engrossing subject in high school and college, Steven Strogatz s

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Sandworm: A New Era of Cyberwar and the Hunt for the Kremlin's Most Dangerous Hackers

Sandworm: A New Era of Cyberwar and the Hunt for the Kremlin's Most Dangerous Hackers

A chilling, globe spanning detective story, tracking an elite group of Russian hackers and the future of global warfare In 2014, the world witnessed the start of an escalating series of cyberattacks Targeting American utility companies, NATO, and electric grids in Eastern Europe, the strikes became

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New Dark Age: Technology and the End of the Future

New Dark Age: Technology and the End of the Future

As the world around us increases in technological complexity, our understanding of it diminishes Underlying this trend is a single idea the belief that our existence is understandable through computation, and data is enough to help us build a better world In actual fact, we are lost in a

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Breaking and Entering: The Extraordinary Story of a Hacker Called "Alien"

Breaking and Entering: The Extraordinary Story of a Hacker Called "Alien"

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 physical trespassing the

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You Don't Know JS: Up & Going

You Don't Know JS: Up & Going

It s easy to learn parts of JavaScript, but much harder to learn it completely or even sufficiently whether you re new to the language or have used it for years With the You Don t Know JS book series, you ll get a complete understanding of JavaScript, including trickier parts of the language

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Coders: The Making of a New Tribe and the Remaking of the World

Coders: The Making of a New Tribe and the Remaking of the World

From acclaimed tech writer Clive Thompson, a brilliant and immersive anthropological reckoning with the most powerful tribe in the world today, computer programmers where they come from, how they think, what makes for greatness in their world, and what should give us pause You use software nearly

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The Dark Net: Inside the Digital Underworld

The Dark Net: Inside the Digital Underworld

SHORTLISTED FOR THE POLITICAL BOOK AWARDS AND LONGLISTED FOR THE ORWELL PRIZE Beyond the familiar online world that most of us inhabit a world of Google, Hotmail, Facebook and lies a vast and often hidden network of sites, communities and cultures where freedom is pushed to its limits,

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Alan Turing: Unlocking the Enigma

Alan Turing: Unlocking the Enigma

Alan Mathison Turing Mathematician, philosopher, codebreaker, a founder of computer science, and the father of Artificial Intelligence, Turing was one of the most original thinkers of the last century and the man whose work helped create the computer driven world we now inhabit But he was also

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Cult of the Dead Cow: How the Original Hacking Supergroup Might Just Save the World

Cult of the Dead Cow: How the Original Hacking Supergroup Might Just Save the World

The shocking untold story of the elite secret society of hackers fighting to protect our privacy, our freedom even democracy itself Cult of the Dead Cow is the tale of the oldest, most respected, and most famous American hacking group of all time Though until now it has remained mostly

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Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence

Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence

What does AI mean for your business Read this book to find out Hal Varian, Chief Economist, Google Artificial intelligence does the seemingly impossible, magically bringing machines to life driving cars, trading stocks, and teaching children But facing the sea change that AI will bring can

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