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Premium Hardcover Treatments gold foil stamping and gilded pages make this an item that every fan will want to have Collector s Edition Exclusive Character Clings featuring art from The Legend of Zelda Majora s Mask 3D Legendary Checklists find it all with checklists that reveal the locations for each piece of heart mask fish and more Save The World fully detailed walkthrough shows how to solve each puzzle defeat each boss and finish the game with 100 completion Find Your Way - never get lost with our labeled maps that show each collectible and point of interest Beat The Baddies detailed monsters and enemies section shows how to defeat each minion and boss
Minecraft s four bestselling handbooks are available in this stunning gold-foiled boxed set Includes the Essential Handbook Redstone Handbook Combat Handbook and Construction Handbook For the first time ever Minecraft s four bestselling handbooks are available in a stunning gold-foiled boxed set This ultimate collection includes the Essential Handbook Redstone Handbook Combat Handbook and Construction Handbook Minecraft--the indie sandbox video game that took the world by storm--has been hailed as one of the greatest phenomena amongst gamers and educators for both its simplicity and its brilliance Allowing players to build explore create collaborate and even survive Minecraft has created a brave new world of gameplay Each handbook contains helpful tips and information from the creators themselves all of which will prove vital to your survival and creativity as you learn to mine craft and build in a world that you control
1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIt is only a slight exaggeration to say that the British mathematician Alan Turing 1912-1954 saved the Allies from the Nazis invented the computer and artificial intelligence and anticipated gay liberation by decades--all before his suicide at age forty-one This New York Times-bestselling biography of the founder of computer science with a new preface by the author that addresses Turing s royal pardon in 2013 is the definitive account of an extraordinary mind and life Capturing both the inner and outer drama of Turing s life Andrew Hodges tells how Turing s revolutionary idea of 1936--the concept of a universal machine--laid the foundation for the modern computer and how Turing brought the idea to practical realization in 1945 with his electronic design The book also tells how this work was directly related to Turing s leading role in breaking the German Enigma ciphers during World War II a scientific triumph that was critical to Allied victory in the Atlantic At the same time this is the tragic account of a man who despite his wartime service was eventually arrested stripped of his security clearance and forced to undergo a humiliating treatment program--all for trying to live honestly in a society... that defined homosexuality as a crime The inspiration for a major motion picture starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley Alan Turing The Enigma is a gripping story of mathematics computers cryptography and homosexual persecution more
This book has been FULLY updated to reflect PMI s changes to the PMP exam and should be used to prepare for all PMP exams delivered on or after July 30th of 2013 Can you imagine valuing a book so much that you send the author a Thank You letter Hundreds of thousands of project managers know and understand why PMP Exam Prep is a worldwide best-seller Years of PMP exam preparation experience endless hours of ongoing research interviews with project managers who failed the exam to identify gaps in their knowledge and a razor-sharp focus on making sure project managers don t waste a single minute of their time studying are THE reasons this book is the best-selling PMP exam preparation guide in the world PMP Exam Prep Eighth Edition contains hundreds of updates and improvements from previous editions--including new exercises and sample questions never before in print Offering hundreds of sample questions critical time-saving tips plus games and activities available nowhere else this book will help you pass the PMP exam on your FIRST try
Following his blockbuster biography of Steve Jobs The Innovators is Walter Isaacson s revealing story of the people who created the computer and the Internet It is destined to be the standard history of the digital revolution and an indispensable guide to how innovation really happens What were the talents that allowed certain inventors and entrepreneurs to turn their visionary ideas into disruptive realities What led to their creative leaps Why did some succeed and others fail In his masterly saga Isaacson begins with Ada Lovelace Lord Byron s daughter who pioneered computer programming in the 1840s He explores the fascinating personalities that created our current digital revolution such as Vannevar Bush Alan Turing John von Neumann J C R Licklider Doug Engelbart Robert Noyce Bill Gates Steve Wozniak Steve Jobs Tim Berners-Lee and Larry Page This is the story of how their minds worked and what made them so inventive It s also a narrative of how their ability to collaborate and master the art of teamwork made them even more creative For an era that seeks to foster innovation creativity and teamwork The Innovators shows how they happen
Introduce your students to the latest that Microsoft Office has to offer with the new generation of Shelly Cashman Series books For the past three decades the Shelly Cashman Series has effectively introduced computer skills to millions of students With Microsoft Office 2013 we re continuing our history of innovation by enhancing our proven pedagogy to reflect the learning styles of today s students In this text you ll find features that are specifically designed to engage students improve retention and prepare them for future success Our trademark step-by-step screen-by-screen approach now encourages students to expand their understanding of Microsoft Office 2013 software through experimentation critical thought and personalization With these enhancements and more the Shelly Cashman Series continues to deliver the most effective educational materials for you and your students
A full-color introduction to the basics of HTML and CSS from the publishers of Wrox Every day more and more people want to learn some HTML and CSS Joining the professional web designers and programmers are new audiences who need to know a little bit of code at work update a content management system or e-commerce store and those who want to make their personal blogs more attractive Many books teaching HTML and CSS are dry and only written for those who want to become programmers which is why this book takes an entirely new approach Introduces HTML and CSS in a way that makes them accessible to everyone--hobbyists students and professionals--and it s full-color throughout Utilizes information graphics and lifestyle photography to explain the topics in a simple way that is engaging Boasts a unique structure that allows you to progress through the chapters from beginning to end or just dip into topics of particular interest at your leisureThis educational book is one that you will enjoy picking up reading then referring back to It will make you wish other technical topics were presented in such a simple attractive and engaging way This book is also available as part of a set in hardcover - Web Design with HTML CSS JavaScript and... jQuery 9781119038634 and in softcover - Web Design with HTML CSS JavaScript and jQuery 9781118907443 more
Now in the 5th edition Cracking the Coding Interview gives you the interview preparation you need to get the top software developer jobs This is a deeply technical book and focuses on the software engineering skills to ace your interview The book is over 500 pages and includes 150 programming interview questions and answers as well as other advice The full list of topics are as follows The Interview ProcessThis section offers an overview on questions are selected and how you will be evaluated What happens when you get a question wrong When should you start preparing and how What language should you use All these questions and more are answered Behind the ScenesLearn what happens behind the scenes during your interview how decisions really get made who you interview with and what they ask you Companies covered include Google Amazon Yahoo Microsoft Apple and Facebook Special SituationsThis section explains the process for experience candidates Program Managers Dev Managers Testers SDETs and more Learn what your interviewers are looking for and how much code you need to know Before the InterviewIn order to ace the interview you first need to get an interview This section describes what a software engineer s resume should look like... and what you should be doing well before your interview Behavioral PreparationAlthough most of a software engineering interview will be technical behavioral questions matter too This section covers how to prepare for behavioral questions and how to give strong structured responses Technical Questions 5 Algorithm Approaches This section covers how to prepare for technical questions without wasting your time and teaches actionable ways to solve the trickiest algorithm problems It also teaches you what exactly good coding is when it comes to an interview 150 Programming Questions and AnswersThis section forms the bulk of the book Each section opens with a discussion of the core knowledge and strategies to tackle this type of question diving into exactly how you break down and solve it Topics covered include Arrays and StringsLinked ListsStacks and QueuesTrees and GraphsBit ManipulationBrain TeasersMathematics and ProbabilityObject-Oriented DesignRecursion and Dynamic ProgrammingSorting and SearchingScalability and Memory LimitsTestingC and C JavaDatabasesThreads and LocksFor the widest degree of readability the solutions are almost entirely written with Java with the exception of C C questions A link is provided with the book so that you can download compile and play with the solutions yourself Changes from the Fourth Edition The fifth edition includes over 200 pages of new content bringing the book from 300 pages to over 500 pages Major revisions were done to almost every solution including a number of alternate solutions added The introductory chapters were massively expanded as were the opening of each of the chapters under Technical Questions In addition 24 new questions were added Cracking the Coding Interview Fifth Edition is the most expansive detailed guide on how to ace your software development programming interviews more
Some books on algorithms are rigorous but incomplete others cover masses of material but lack rigor Introduction to Algorithms uniquely combines rigor and comprehensiveness The book covers a broad range of algorithms in depth yet makes their design and analysis accessible to all levels of readers Each chapter is relatively self-contained and can be used as a unit of study The algorithms are described in English and in a pseudocode designed to be readable by anyone who has done a little programming The explanations have been kept elementary without sacrificing depth of coverage or mathematical rigor The first edition became a widely used text in universities worldwide as well as the standard reference for professionals The second edition featured new chapters on the role of algorithms probabilistic analysis and randomized algorithms and linear programming The third edition has been revised and updated throughout It includes two completely new chapters on van Emde Boas trees and multithreaded algorithms substantial additions to the chapter on recurrence now called Divide-and-Conquer and an appendix on matrices It features improved treatment of dynamic programming and greedy algorithms and a new notion of edge-based flow in the... material on flow networks Many new exercises and problems have been added for this edition As of the third edition this textbook is published exclusively by the MIT Press more
Dark Horse Books and Nintendo team up to bring you The Legend of Zelda Hyrule Historia containing an unparalleled collection of historical information on The Legend of Zelda franchise This handsome hardcover contains never-before-seen concept art the full history of Hyrule the official chronology of the games and much more Starting with an insightful introduction by the legendary producer and video-game designer of Donkey Kong Mario and The Legend of Zelda Shigeru Miyamoto this book is crammed full of information about the storied history of Link s adventures from the creators themselves As a bonus The Legend of Zelda Hyrule Historia includes an exclusive comic by the foremost creator of The Legend of Zelda manga Akira Himekawa
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