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I am not a recruiter I am a software engineer And as such I know what it s like to be asked to whip up brilliant algorithms on the spot and then write flawless code on a whiteboard I ve been through this as a candidate and as an interviewer Cracking the Coding Interview 6th Edition is here to help you through this process teaching you what you need to know and enabling you to perform at your very best I ve coached and interviewed hundreds of software engineers The result is this book Learn how to uncover the hints and hidden details in a question discover how to break down a problem into manageable chunks develop techniques to unstick yourself when stuck learn or re-learn core computer science concepts and practice on 189 interview questions and solutions These interview questions are real they are not pulled out of computer science textbooks They reflect what s truly being asked at the top companies so that you can be as prepared as possible WHAT S INSIDE 189 programming interview questions ranging from the basics to the trickiest algorithm problems A walk-through of how to derive each solution so that you can learn how to get there yourself Hints on how to solve each of the 189 questions just like what you would get in a real... interview Five proven strategies to tackle algorithm questions so that you can solve questions you haven t seen Extensive coverage of essential topics such as big O time data structures and core algorithms A behind the scenes look at how top companies like Google and Facebook hire developers Techniques to prepare for and ace the soft side of the interview behavioral questions For interviewers and companies details on what makes a good interview question and hiring process more
Pok mon Sun and Pok mon Moon Official Vault Collection Guide includes Special edition hardcover guide includes a soft-touch dust jacket featuring exclusive Pok mon artworkCollectible Vault Edition box with magnetic clasp to hold your Pok mon treasuresExclusive hardcover 240-page journal displaying a debossed pattern and gold foil with a ribbon bookmark and inside pocket perfect for recording your adventures in the Alola regionElegant roller ball pen etched with Pok mon Sun and Pok mon Moon logos in classic silver colorHigh-quality lithograph set of all-new artwork in a protective sleeveA thank you card with gold-foil-stamp signatures from members of GAME FREAKFull-sized bookmark with tassel showcasing Pok mon Sun and Pok mon Moon artStriking removable decals highlighting five newly discovered Pok monDetailed double-sided poster map of the Alola regionAnd more Limited quantities Once this Vault Edition box is sold out it will no longer be available making this a must-have for collectors
Prepare a feast fit for a warchief with World of Warcraft The Official Cookbook a delicious compendium of recipes inspired by the hit online game from Blizzard Entertainment Prepare a feast fit for a warchief with World of Warcraft The Official Cookbook a compendium of sweet and savory recipes inspired by the hit game from Blizzard Entertainment Presenting delicacies favored by the Horde and the Alliance alike this authorized cookbook teaches apprentice chefs how to conjure up a menu of food and drink from across the realm of Azeroth Featuring food pairings for each dish ideas for creating your own Azerothian feasts and tips on adapting meals to specific diets this otherworldly culinary guide offers something for everyone The aromatic Spiced Blossom Soup is perfect for plant-loving druids and orcs will go berserk for the fall-off-the-bone Beer-Basted Boar Ribs With alternatives to the more obscure ingredients just in case you don t have Chimaerok Chops lying around this comprehensive cookbook will ensure that you have no trouble staying Well Fed Each chapter features dishes at a variety of skill levels for a total of more than one hundred easy-to-follow recipes for food and brews including Ancient Pandaren Spices Fel Eggs and Ham... Mulgore Spice Bread Dragonbreath Chili Graccu s Homemade Meat Pie Bloodberry Tart Greatfather s Winter Ale Whether you re cooking for two or revitalizing your raid group for a late-night dungeon run World of Warcraft The Official Cookbook brings the flavors of Azeroth to life like never before more
Longlisted for the National Book AwardNew York Times BestsellerA former Wall Street quant sounds an alarm on the mathematical models that pervade modern life and threaten to rip apart our social fabricWe live in the age of the algorithm Increasingly the decisions that affect our lives where we go to school whether we get a car loan how much we pay for health insurance are being made not by humans but by mathematical models In theory this should lead to greater fairness Everyone is judged according to the same rules and bias is eliminated But as Cathy O Neil reveals in this urgent and necessary book the opposite is true The models being used today are opaque unregulated and uncontestable even when they re wrong Most troubling they reinforce discrimination If a poor student can t get a loan because a lending model deems him too risky by virtue of his zip code he s then cut off from the kind of education that could pull him out of poverty and a vicious spiral ensues Models are propping up the lucky and punishing the downtrodden creating a toxic cocktail for democracy Welcome to the dark side of Big Data Tracing the arc of a person s life O Neil exposes the black box models that shape our future both as individuals and as a society... These weapons of math destruction score teachers and students sort r sum s grant or deny loans evaluate workers target voters set parole and monitor our health O Neil calls on modelers to take more responsibility for their algorithms and on policy makers to regulate their use But in the end it s up to us to become more savvy about the models that govern our lives This important book empowers us to ask the tough questions uncover the truth and demand change more
The 100 complete guide to Final Fantasy XV all missions all side quests all secrets all collectibles all Trophies and Achievements at your fingertips Exclusive to the Collector s Edition a premium lithograph an extra 32-page section with many additional and exclusive features and an extra-large map poster The dedicated Walkthrough charts your critical path through the main narrative It also provides regular prompts and tips directing players to side quests and other optional features within the game world of Eos allowing for a fully streamlined experience All-encompassing Bestiary and Inventory chapters feature extensive lists and tables covering all enemies all weapons all accessories all items and all shops Every secret every unlockable every New Game Plus bonus every Trophy and every Achievement revealed and explained in a dedicated Extras chapter All game systems decoded statistics diagrams and analysis from our experts provide a comprehensive understanding of all game systems and features A handy map poster covering the entire game world The 10th consecutive Piggyback guide to a major Final Fantasy game From the same team that brought you the highly acclaimed guides to Final Fantasy XIII Final Fantasy XIII-2 and Lightning... Returns Final Fantasy XIII Quality control carefully designed to avoid unnecessary story spoilers more
This bestselling on-the-job reference and test preparation guide has been fully revised for the new 2015 CompTIA A exam objectives for exams 901 902Written by the leading authority on CompTIA A certification and training this self-study book and CD has been thoroughly updated to cover 100 of the exam objectives on the 2015 CompTIA A exams New topics include managing and maintaining cellular devices including tablets configuring operating systems including Windows 8 Android and iOS and enhanced mobile-centered security and troubleshooting procedures The All-in-One Exam Guide enables you to take the test with complete confidence It also serves as a practical reference for IT support and technical personnel Electronic content includes Practice exams download for both exam 901 and 902 with hundreds of accurate practice exam questionsMore than an hour of online video training featuring Mike MeyersOnline performance-based simulations that prepare you for the performance-based exam questionsA link to Mike s favorite PC toolsA PDF copy of the bookKey Features Written with the in the trenches voice and clarity Mike Meyers is known forFeatures pre-assessment tests exam tips and Try This sections to reinforce difficult topicsIncludes a... coupon for 10 off of the exam fee a 37 valuemore
The Elder Scrolls V Skyrim Special Edition Collector s Guide includes Premium Hardcover Book A must-have for any fan Dragonborn Bookmark Keep your place in this massive guide with a deluxe bookmark featuring gripping artwork More Than 1 100 Pages Complete accurate and Bethesda-approved content Large Two-Sided Map Poster All important locations labeled More Than 350 Quests All quests revealed with best outcomes highlightedMore Than 500 Enemies and 2 000 Items Detailed Exhaustive Bestiary and Inventory chapters detail critical data Free Mobile-Friendly eGuide Includes a code to access the eGuide a web-access version of the complete guide with access to an interactive world map This limited edition guide will only be printed once When they are sold out they will be gone forever
The official strategy guide from Pok mon for the Pok mon Sun Pok mon Moon video games Be prepared for each part of your journey with the step-by-step walkthrough and extensive hints in Pok mon Sun Pok mon Moon The Official Strategy Guide From your first steps as a Trainer and through your adventure this guide has the info and tips to help you play like the very best Here s what you ll find inside -Detailed walkthrough of the brand-new Pok mon games -Locations of where to catch Pok mon -Lists of moves items and more including how to obtain them -Helpful tips for getting the most out of communication features -Pullout map of the region
Billions of you have watched their videos and millions of you have followed them on social media So here we go it s time to back up because YouTube superstars The Sidemen are finally here in book form and they re dishing the dirt on each other as well as the YouTube universe There s nowhere to hide as the guys go in hard on their living habits their football ability and their dodgy clobber while also talking Fifa Vegas and superheroes They ll also give you their grand house tour letting you in on a few secrets before showing you their hall of fame as well as revealing some of their greatest shames Along the way you ll learn how seven of the world s biggest YouTube stars started off with nothing more than a computer console a PC and a bad haircut before joining forces to crush the internet And they ll tell you just how they did it because they re nice like that with their ultimate guide to YouTube while also sharing their memories of recording their favourite videos as well as a typical day in the life of The Sidemen You ll feel like you re with them every step of the way smelling the sweet aroma of the boys favourite dishes in the kitchen stamping your passport as you follow them on their trips around the world and kicking every... ball as the boys gear up for the biggest football match of their lives It s going to get personal It s going to get intense and JJ is going to have lots of tantrums so take a moment to prepare yourself because this is The Sidemen book you ve been waiting for more
The Art of Fire Emblem Awakening contains an in-depth behind-the-scenes look at the smash-hit 3DS game from beautifully illustrated renditions of your favorite characters to storyboards for in-game events character designs weapon designs character profiles and the entirety of the script with every possible branch of dialogue Relive some of the most poignant moments of the game or see what might have been if you had made different in-game decisions with the Art of Fire Emblem Awakening