My Apps of the Year 2018 - Cross-platform and Open Source

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  • Designing Data-Intensive Applications: The Big Ideas Behind Reliable, Scalable, and Maintainable Systems

    • ASIN: 1449373321
    • ISBN: 1449373321
    • Manufacturer: O'Reilly Media

    Data is at the center of many challenges in system design today. Difficult issues need to be figured out, such as scalability, consistency, reliability, efficiency, and maintainability. In addition, we have an overwhelming variety of tools, including relational databases, NoSQL datastores, stream or batch processors, and message brokers. What are t... [Read More]

  • The Path Between Us: An Enneagram Journey to Healthy Relationships

    • ASIN: 0830846425
    • ISBN: 9780830846429
    • Brand: InterVarsity Press
    • Manufacturer: IVP Books

    Most of us have no idea how others see or process their experiences. And that can make relationships hard, whether with intimate partners, with friends, or in our professional lives. Understanding the motivations and dynamics of these different personality types can be the key that unlocks sometimes mystifying behavior in others―and in ourselves.... [Read More]

  • The Wounded Healer: Ministry in Contemporary Society (Doubleday Image Book. an Image Book)

    • ASIN: B00G8ELSFS
    • Manufacturer: Image

    The Wounded Healer is a hope-filled and profoundly simple book that speaks directly to those men and women who want to be of service in their church or community, but have found the traditional ways often threatening and ineffective. In this book, Henri Nouwen combines creative case studies of ministry with stories from diverse cultures and religio... [Read More]

  • Learning Python, 5th Edition

    • ASIN: 1449355730
    • ISBN: 1449355730
    • Brand: O'Reilly Media
    • Manufacturer: O'Reilly Media

    Get a comprehensive, in-depth introduction to the core Python language with this hands-on book. Based on author Mark Lutz’s popular training course, this updated fifth edition will help you quickly write efficient, high-quality code with Python. It’s an ideal way to begin, whether you’re new to programming or a professional developer versed i... [Read More]

  • Digital Forensics with Open Source Tools

    • ASIN: 1597495867
    • ISBN: 1597495867
    • Brand: Brand: Syngress
    • Manufacturer: Syngress

    Digital Forensics with Open Source Tools is the definitive book on investigating and analyzing computer systems and media using open source tools. The book is a technical procedural guide, and explains the use of open source tools on Mac, Linux and Windows systems as a platform for performing computer forensics. Both well-known and novel forensic m... [Read More]

  • Mastering Bitcoin: Programming the Open Blockchain

    • ASIN: 1491954388
    • ISBN: 9781491954386
    • Brand: O Reilly Media
    • Manufacturer: O'Reilly Media

    Join the technological revolution that's taking the world of finance by storm. Mastering Bitcoin is your guide through the seemingly complex world of bitcoin, providing the knowledge you need to participate in the internet of money. Whether you're building the next killer app, investing in a startup, or simply curious about the technology, this rev... [Read More]

  • The Linux Programming Interface: A Linux and UNIX System Programming Handbook

    • ASIN: 1593272200
    • ISBN: 1593272200
    • Brand: imusti
    • Manufacturer: No Starch Press

    The Linux Programming Interface (TLPI) is the definitive guide to the Linux and UNIX programming interface—the interface employed by nearly every application that runs on a Linux or UNIX system.In this authoritative work, Linux programming expert Michael Kerrisk provides detailed descriptions of the system calls and library functions that you nee... [Read More]

  • Behind the Cloud: The Untold Story of How Went from Idea to Billion-Dollar Company-and Revolutionized an Industry

    • ASIN: B002PJ4SU2
    • ISBN: 0470521163
    • Manufacturer: Wiley-Blackwell

    How did grow from a start up in a rented apartment into the world's fastest growing software company in less than a decade? For the first time, Marc Benioff, the visionary founder, chairman and CEO of, tells how he and his team created and used new business, technology, and philanthropic models tailored to this time of... [Read More]

  • Python Data Science Handbook: Essential Tools for Working with Data

    • ASIN: 1491912057
    • ISBN: 9781491912058
    • Brand: imusti
    • Manufacturer: O'Reilly Media

    For many researchers, Python is a first-class tool mainly because of its libraries for storing, manipulating, and gaining insight from data. Several resources exist for individual pieces of this data science stack, but only with the Python Data Science Handbook do you get them all—IPython, NumPy, Pandas, Matplotlib, Scikit-Learn, and other relate... [Read More]

  • Fluent Python: Clear, Concise, and Effective Programming

    • ASIN: 1491946008
    • ISBN: 1491946008
    • Brand: O Reilly Media
    • Manufacturer: O'Reilly Media

    Python’s simplicity lets you become productive quickly, but this often means you aren’t using everything it has to offer. With this hands-on guide, you’ll learn how to write effective, idiomatic Python code by leveraging its best—and possibly most neglected—features. Author Luciano Ramalho takes you through Python’s core language featur... [Read More]

  • Embedded Linux Systems with the Yocto Project (Pearson Open Source Software Development Series)

    • UPC: 000133443248
    • ASIN: 0133443248
    • ISBN: 0133443248
    • Manufacturer: Prentice Hall

    Build Complete Embedded Linux Systems Quickly and Reliably Developers are increasingly integrating Linux into their embedded systems: It supports virtually all hardware architectures and many peripherals, scales well, offers full source code, and requires no royalties. The Yocto Project makes it much easier to customize Linux for embedded syst... [Read More]

  • The Go Programming Language (Addison-Wesley Professional Computing Series)

    • ASIN: B0184N7WWS
    • Manufacturer: Addison-Wesley Professional

    The Go Programming Language is the authoritative resource for any programmer who wants to learn Go. It shows how to write clear and idiomatic Go to solve real-world problems. The book does not assume prior knowledge of Go nor experience with any specific language, so you’ll find it accessible whether you’re most comfortable with JavaScript... [Read More]

  • Kubernetes in Action

    • ASIN: 1617293725
    • ISBN: 9781617293726
    • Manufacturer: Manning Publications

    Summary Kubernetes in Action is a comprehensive guide to effectively developing and running applications in a Kubernetes environment. Before diving into Kubernetes, the book gives an overview of container technologies like Docker, including how to build containers, so that even readers who haven't used these technologies before can get up and runni... [Read More]

  • Ask Until It Is Given!: Give Me 15 Minutes - I'll Give You God-Like Power to Have It All!


    ASK UNTIL IT IS GIVEN leads you within, where you’ll discover the light at the end of the tunnel. The God-within (your real identity) awaits your recognition, and this immutable force is 100% ready to serve you, right now. You’ve been told to create your reality, right? But how do you do that? I mean, how do you triumph in the face of adversit... [Read More]

  • The Rust Programming Language

    • ASIN: 1593278284
    • ISBN: 1593278284
    • Manufacturer: No Starch Press

    The Rust Programming Language is the official book on Rust, an open-source, community-developed systems programming language that runs blazingly fast, prevents segfaults, and guarantees thread safety. This is the undisputed go-to guide to Rust, written by two members of the Rust core team, with feedback and contributions from 42 members of the comm... [Read More]

  • Flawless Consulting: A Guide to Getting Your Expertise Used

    • UPC: 035222222565
    • ASIN: 0470620749
    • ISBN: 0470620749
    • Brand: imusti
    • Manufacturer: Pfeiffer

    This Third Edition to Peter Block's Flawless Consulting addresses business changes and new challenges since the second edition was written ten years ago. It tackles the challenges next-generation consultants face, including more guidance on how to ask better questions, dealing with difficult clients, working in an increasingly virtual world, how to... [Read More]

  • Chemistry: An Introduction to General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry (13th Edition)

    • ASIN: 0134421353
    • ISBN: 0134421353
    • Manufacturer: Pearson

    For one-semester courses in General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry   A friendly, engaging text that reveals connections between chemistry, health, and the environment Chemistry: An Introduction to General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry , 13th Edition is the ideal resource for anyone interested in learning about allied health. Assumi... [Read More]

  • Python Cookbook: Recipes for Mastering Python 3

    • ASIN: B00DQV4GGY
    • Manufacturer: O'Reilly Media

    If you need help writing programs in Python 3, or want to update older Python 2 code, this book is just the ticket. Packed with practical recipes written and tested with Python 3.3, this unique cookbook is for experienced Python programmers who want to focus on modern tools and idioms.Inside, you’ll find complete recipes for more than a dozen top... [Read More]

  • Head First JavaScript Programming: A Brain-Friendly Guide

    • ASIN: 144934013X
    • ISBN: 9781449340131
    • Brand: imusti
    • Manufacturer: O'Reilly Media

    What will you learn from this book?This brain-friendly guide teaches you everything from JavaScript language fundamentals to advanced topics, including objects, functions, and the browser’s document object model. You won’t just be reading—you’ll be playing games, solving puzzles, pondering mysteries, and interacting with JavaScript in ways ... [Read More]

  • Open Source Intelligence Techniques: Resources for Searching and Analyzing Online Information

    • ASIN: 1530508908
    • ISBN: 1530508908
    • Brand: Bazzell Michael
    • Manufacturer: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

    Fifth Edition Sheds New Light on Open Source Intelligence Collection and Analysis.Author Michael Bazzell has been well known and respected in government circles for his ability to locate personal information about any target through Open Source Intelligence (OSINT). In this book, he shares his methods in great detail. Each step of his process is ex... [Read More]

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