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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
The official hardcover 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 inPok 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 -Premium Hardcover-Bonus Content only available in the Collector s Edition-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
From the author of the international bestseller THE AGE OF THE UNTHINKABLE comes a powerful new story of revolution and riches in a connected age Endless terror Refugee waves An unfixable global economy Surprising election results New billion-dollar fortunes Miracle medical advances What if they were all connected What if you could understand why The Seventh Sense examines the historic force now shaking our world--and explains how our leaders our businesses and each of us can master it All around us now we are surrounded by events that are difficult to understand But every day new figures and forces emerge that seem to have mastered this tumultuous age Sometimes these are the leaders of the most earthshaking companies of our time accumulating billion-dollar fortunes Or they are successful investors or our best generals Other times however quick success is going to terrorists rebels and figures intent on chaos What if we could know the secret of those who can make sense of this age What if we could apply it to the questions that worry us most In this groundbreaking new book Joshua Cooper Ramo author of the international bestseller The Age of the Unthinkable introduces a powerful way of seeing the world The Seventh Sense is the... story of what all of today s successful figures see and feel--forces that are invisible to most of us but explain everything from explosive technological change to uneasy political ripples The secret to power now is understanding our new age of networks--not merely the Internet but also networks of trade and DNA and finance Based on his years of advising generals CEOs and politicians Ramo takes us into the opaque heart of our world s rapidly connected systems and teaches us what the victors of this age know--and what the losers are not yet seeing But The Seventh Sense won t merely change the way you see the world It will also give you the power to change it 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
Have you ever tried to learn more about some incredible thing only to be frustrated by incomprehensible jargon Randall Munroe is here to help In Thing Explainer he uses line drawings and only the thousand or rather ten hundred most common words to provide simple explanations for some of the most interesting stuff there is including food-heating radio boxes microwaves tall roads bridges computer buildings datacenters the shared space house the International Space Station the other worlds around the sun the solar system the big flat rocks we live on tectonic plates the pieces everything is made of the periodic table planes with turning wings helicopters boxes that make clothes smell better washers and dryers the bags of stuff inside you cells How do these things work Where do they come from What would life be like without them And what would happen if we opened them up heated them up cooled them down pointed them in a different direction or pressed this button In Thing Explainer Munroe gives us the answers to these questions and so many more Funny interesting and always understandable this book is for anyone age 5 to 105 who has ever wondered how things work and why
Your clear-cut easy-to-follow guide to Windows 10 If you re a first-time over-50 Windows 10 user looking for an authoritative accessible guide to the basics of this new operating system look no further than Windows 10 For Seniors For Dummies Written by an all-around tech guru and the coauthor of Windows 8 1 For Seniors For Dummies it cuts through confusing jargon and covers just what you need to know navigating the interface with a mouse or a touchscreen customizing the desktop managing printers and other external devices setting up and connecting to simple networks and storing files in the Cloud Plus you ll find helpful instructions on sending and receiving email uploading editing and downloading pictures listening to music playing games and so much more Whether you re upgrading to the new Windows 10 operating system with the hopes of keeping in touch with loved ones via webcam or instant messenger viewing videos or simply making your life more organized and streamlined all the guidance you need to make the most of Windows 10 is at your fingertips Customize the desktop and set up a simple network Connect with family and friends online Work with apps like a pro Safely protect your data your computer and your identity With... large-print format for text figures and drawings there s no easier way to get up and running on the new Windows operating system than with Windows 10 For Seniors For Dummies more
The technology likely to have the greatest impact on the future of the world economy has arrived and it s not self-driving cars solar energy or artificial intelligence It s called the blockchain The first generation of the digital revolution brought us the Internet of information The second genera tion powered by blockchain technology is bringing us the Internet of value a new distributed platform that can help us reshape the world of business and transform the old order of human affairs for the better Blockchain is the ingeniously simple revolution ary protocol that allows transactions to be simul taneously anonymous and secure by maintaining a tamperproof public ledger of value Though it s the technology that drives bitcoin and other digital cur rencies the underlying framework has the potential to go far beyond these and record virtually everything of value to humankind from birth and death certifi cates to insurance claims and even votes Why should you care Maybe you re a music lover who wants artists to make a living off their art Or a consumer who wants to know where that hamburger meat really came from Perhaps you re an immigrant who s sick of paying big fees to send money home to loved ones Or an entrepreneur looking for... a new platform to build a business And those examples are barely the tip of the ice berg This technology is public encrypted and readily available for anyone to use It s already seeing wide spread adoption in a number of areas For example forty-two and counting of the world s biggest finan cial institutions including Goldman Sachs JPMorgan Chase and Credit Suisse have formed a consortium to investigate the blockchain for speedier and more secure transactions As with major paradigm shifts that preceded it the blockchain will create winners and losers And while opportunities abound the risks of disruption and dislocation must not be ignored Don Tapscott the bestselling author of Wikinomics and his son blockchain expert Alex Tapscott bring us a brilliantly researched highly readable and utterly foundational book about the future of the modern economy Blockchain Revolution is the business leaders playbook for the next decade and beyond more
The Uncharted 4 A Thief s End Collector s Edition Guide includes Only in this Collector s Edition Pirate Sigil Coin Silver Variant - An important artifact from Nathan Drake s latest adventure this silver-colored Pirate Sigil Coin is exclusive to this Uncharted 4 Collector s Edition Guide Detailed Maps Confidently run jump climb grapple and shimmy from one point of interest to the next using our maps which show detailed traversal routes for every challenging area in the game Find Every Treasure Collectible This exhaustive guide reveals every collectible treasure trophy weapon journal entry conversation and more Complete Story Walkthrough Our step-by-step walkthrough leads you through the entire adventure providing stealthy alternatives to advance more efficiently and earn special Trophies for sneakiness Adventuring School Learn everything you need to know about navigating the environment combat weapons vehicles treasure hunting and more Plus enemy and weapon data multiplayer coverage treasure and trophy checklists and character profiles Free mobile-friendly eGuide Includes a code to access the eGuide a web-access version of the complete guide optimized for a second-screen experience These limited edition guides will only be... printed once When they are sold out they will be gone forever more
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Disrupted by Dan Lyons is the best book about Silicon Valley today --Los Angeles Times Wildly entertaining --Ashlee Vance New York Times-bestselling author of Elon MuskFor twenty-five years Dan Lyons was a magazine writer at the top of his profession--until one Friday morning when he received a phone call Poof His job no longer existed I think they just want to hire younger people his boss at Newsweek told him Fifty years old and with a wife and two young kids Dan was in a word screwed Then an idea hit Dan had long reported on Silicon Valley and the tech explosion Why not join it HubSpot a Boston start-up was flush with 100 million in venture capital They offered Dan a pile of stock options for the vague role of marketing fellow What could go wrong HubSpotters were true believers They were making the world a better place by selling email spam The office vibe was frat house meets cult compound The party began at four thirty on Friday and lasted well into the night shower pods became hook-up dens a push-up club met at noon in the lobby while nearby in the content factory Nerf gun fights raged Groups went on walking meetings and Dan s absentee boss sent cryptic emails about employees who had... graduated read been fired In the middle of all this was Dan exactly twice the age of the average HubSpot employee and literally old enough to be the father of most of his co-workers sitting at his desk on his bouncy-ball chair Mixed in with Lyons s uproarious tale of his rise and fall at Hubspot is a trenchant analysis of the start-up world a de facto conspiracy between those who start companies and those who fund them a world where bad ideas are rewarded with hefty investments where companies blow money lavishing perks on their post-collegiate workforces and where everybody is trying to hang on just long enough to reach an IPO and cash out With a cast of characters that includes devilish angel investors fad-chasing venture capitalists entrepreneurs and wantrapreneurs bloggers and brogrammers social climbers and sociopaths Disrupted is a gripping and definitive account of life in the second tech bubble more
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 Revitalize your raid group with Azeroth s most scrumptious treats Featuring recipes for Horde and Alliance favorites such as Dirge s Kickin Chimaerok Chops and fresh loaves of Mulgore Spice Bread World of Warcraft The Official Cookbook teaches you how to conjure up a fantastical menu of foods inspired by Blizzard Entertainment s beloved massively multiplayer online role-playing game The book s vast and varied selection of colorful recipes offers something for everyone whether you re an apprentice cook or a master chef a plant-loving druid or an orc hankering after Beer Basted Boar Ribs This tome of exquisite delicacies also includes a few tasty recipes for brew including Greatfather s Winter Ale Junglevine Wine and Winter Veil Egg Nog