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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
Blizzard Entertainment and Dark Horse Books are thrilled to present the next installment of the wildly popular World of Warcraft Chronicle series Volume 2 will reveal more sought-after details about the game universe s history and mythology Showcasing lush all-new artwork from fan favorites such as Peter Lee Joseph Lacroix and Alex Horley this tome is sure to please all fans--casual and collector alike
A Veritable Love Letter to Nintendo Fans Exclusive embossed slipcase holds this hardcover tome in a clever package that resembles a classic NES Game Pak A fascinating retrospective on 17 NES classics including Super Mario Bros 3 Donkey Kong and The Legend of Zelda Interviews and commentary from Nintendo visionaries who pioneered this era of gaming A showcase of vintage advertising and priceless excerpts from Nintendo Power magazine back issues Plus hand-drawn maps character and game environment art and much more TM 2016 Nintendo
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Incisive The most fun business book I have read this year Clearly there will be people who hate this book which is probably one of the things that makes it such a great read Andrew Ross Sorkin New York Times Eye-popping Vanity FairLiar s Poker meets The Social Network in an irreverent expos of life inside the tech bubble from industry provocateur Antonio Garc a Mart nez a former Twitter advisor Facebook product manager and startup founder CEO The reality is Silicon Valley capitalism is very simple Investors are people with more money than time Employees are people with more time than money Entrepreneurs are the seductive go-between Marketing is like sex only losers pay for it Imagine a chimpanzee rampaging through a datacenter powering everything from Google to Facebook Infrastructure engineers use a software version of this chaos monkey to test online services robustness their ability to survive random failure and correct mistakes before they actually occur Tech entrepreneurs are society s chaos monkeys disruptors testing and transforming every aspect of our lives from transportation Uber and lodging AirBnB to television Netflix and dating Tinder One of Silicon Valley s most audacious chaos... monkeys is Antonio Garc a Mart nez After stints on Wall Street and as CEO of his own startup Garc a Mart nez joined Facebook s nascent advertising team turning its users data into profit for COO Sheryl Sandberg and chairman and CEO Mark Zuck Zuckerberg Forced out in the wake of an internal product war over the future of the company s monetization strategy Garc a Mart nez eventually landed at rival Twitter He also fathered two children with a woman he barely knew committed lewd acts and brewed illegal beer on the Facebook campus accidentally flooding Zuckerberg s desk lived on a sailboat raced sport cars on the 101 and enthusiastically pursued the life of an overpaid Silicon Valley wastrel Now this gleeful contrarian unravels the chaotic evolution of social media and online marketing and reveals how it is invading our lives and shaping our future Weighing in on everything from startups and credit derivatives to Big Brother and data tracking social media monetization and digital privacy Garc a Mart nez shares his scathing observations and outrageous antics taking us on a humorous subversive tour of the fascinatingly insular tech industry Chaos Monkeys lays bare the hijinks trade secrets and power plays of the visionaries grunts sociopaths opportunists accidental tourists and money cowboys who are revolutionizing our world The question is will we survive more
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
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
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
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERWASHINGTON POST BESTSELLERFrom 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
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
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
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