For Fun And Profit

Author: Christopher Tozzi
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262036479
Size: 73.37 MB
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In For Fun and Profit, Christopher Tozzi offers an account of the free and open source software (FOSS) revolution, from its origins as an obscure, marginal effort by a small group of programmers to the widespread commercial use of open ...

Producing Open Source Software

Author: Karl Fogel
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9780596552992
Size: 38.55 MB
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Not just for developers who are considering starting their own free software project, this book will also help those who want to participate in the process at any level.


Author: Steven Levy
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 1449393748
Size: 41.40 MB
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This 25th anniversary edition of Steven Levy's classic book traces the exploits of the computer revolution's original hackers -- those brilliant and eccentric nerds from the late 1950s through the early '80s who took risks, bent the rules, ...


Author: Steven Levy
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
ISBN: 9780141000510
Size: 17.83 MB
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Interviews with the unconventional computer geniuses who were responsible for the computer revolution reveal the inside story and the shared ideals that motivated them. Reprint.

Wall Street

Author: Charles R. Geisst
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195170603
Size: 21.47 MB
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An economic historian presents the first, wide-ranging chronicle of the rise of Wall Street, tracing how the Street fueled the development of the U.S. into a world economic power and how it was increasingly subjected to government ...

Decoding Liberation

Author: Samir Chopra
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 113586487X
Size: 49.52 MB
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This book is essential reading for anyone interested in understanding how free software promises to transform not only technology but society as well.

Natural Prophets

Author: Joe Dobrow
Publisher: Rodale
ISBN: 162336180X
Size: 53.52 MB
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The e-book edition includes 46 exclusive photos and expanded content!