Digital Memory Studies: Media Pasts in Transition
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Digital Memory Studies: Media Pasts in Transition

"This is the long-awaited definitive assessment of how digital media have reconfigured individual, social and cultural memory. Written by an impressive cast of internationally renowned experts in the fields of media and memory studies, the essays in this collection define the ‘ontological shift in what memory is and what memory does’ that has resulted from the ‘new media ecologies.’ The volume’s four perspectives on key issues of dig...

Two Scoops of Django: Best Practices for Django 1.8, 3 edition
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Two Scoops of Django: Best Practices for Django 1.8, 3 edition

Two Scoops of Django 1.11 Now Available! Search for Two Scoops of Django 1.11 to find and purchase the latest edition. Two Scoops of Django: Best Practices For Django 1.8 is full of more material that will help you with your Django projects. We'll introduce you to various tips, tricks, patterns, code snippets, and techniques that we've picked up over the years. We have put thousands of hours into the third edition of the book, writin...

Microsoft Excel 2019 Programming by Example with VBA, XML, and ASP
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Microsoft Excel 2019 Programming by Example with VBA, XML, and ASP

Until businesses (and perhaps homes) develop RAP (Robotic Analytical Processes) that can pull and sync data from disparate systems, the need for VBA will continue to be a workhorse for many trying to piece this together manually. VBA programming makes this possible and can reach across other applications in the Microsoft Office suite of offerings.

Principles of Quantum Computation and Information Vol. 1: Basic Concepts
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Principles of Quantum Computation and Information Vol. 1: Basic Concepts

Quantum computation and information is a new, rapidly developing interdisciplinary field. Therefore, it is not easy to understand its fundamental concepts and central results without facing numerous technical details. This book provides the reader a useful and not-too-heavy guide. It offers a simple and self-contained introduction; no previous knowledge of quantum mechanics or classical computation is required.Volume I may be used as...

Mathematical Principles of the Internet, Two Volume Set: Mathematical Principles of the Internet, Volume 1: Engineering
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Mathematical Principles of the Internet, Two Volume Set

This two-volume set on Mathematical Principles of the Internet provides a comprehensive overview of the mathematical principles of Internet engineering. The books do not aim to provide all of the mathematical foundations upon which the Internet is based. Instead, they cover a partial panorama and the key principles.   Volume 1 explores Internet engineering, while the supporting mathematics is covered in Volume 2. The chapters on...

Basic Statistics Using SAS Enterprise Guide: A Primer
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Basic Statistics Using SAS Enterprise Guide: A Primer

Bought this as a followup to "The Little SAS Book for Enterprise Guide" by Slaughter & Delwiche. The book is based on the Enterprise Guide 4.1 version, but there aren't a lot of changes going to EG 5.1 so the book still finds good application. It picks up where the Little SAS Book leaves off and does what the title says -- give you a good introduction to basic statistics using EG. Using these two books, and with the exposure you'...

The Crypto Encyclopedia: Coins Tokens and Digital Assets from A to Z
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The Crypto Encyclopedia

What is the blockchain? What is a distributed ledger? What do people mean when they talk about ERC-20? What is the difference between a hard and soft fork? And between hot and cold storage? Containing over 300 entries on all aspects of crypto, tokens and digital assets, this encyclopedia incorporates the latest information available from academia and practice on these topics. Loaded with clear, concise, and authoritative information,...

Copyright exceptions: the digital impact
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Copyright exceptions: the digital impact

This book was first published in 2005. Copyright 'exceptions' or 'users' rights' have become a highly controversial aspect of copyright law. Most recently, Member States of the European Union have been forced to amend their systems of exceptions so as to comply with the Information Society Directive. Taking the newly amended UK legislation as a case study, this book examines why copyright exceptions are necessary and the forces that ...

Power BI MVP Book: A book of tricks and techniques for working with Power BI
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Power BI MVP Book

This Power BI MVP book is not like a normal book used to learn Power BI. This book is a selection of articles from 21 Power BI MVPs.  Each chapter focuses on a particular subject. Topics covered include: AI, architecture, data modeling, data preparation, DAX, enterprise issues and Integration. The book is organized such that, as a reader, you may pick and choose any chapter in any order. This book is written by 21 Power BI MVPs from ...