Secrets Stolen, Fortunes Lost: Preventing Intellectual Property Theft and Economic Espionage in the 21st Century
Secrets Stolen, Fortunes Lost: Preventing Intellectual Property Theft and Economic Espionage in the 21st Century By Christopher Burgess, Richard Power
2008 | 300 Pages | ISBN: 1597492558 | PDF | 3 MB
The threats of economic espionage and intellectual property (IP) theft are global, stealthy, insidious, and increasingly common. According to the U.S. Commerce Department, IP theft is estimated to top $250 billion annually and also costs the United States approximately 750,000 jobs. The International Chamber of Commerce puts the global fiscal loss at more than $600 billion a year.
Matthew D. Lieberman, "Social: Why our brains are wired to connect"
English | ISBN: 0199645043 | 2013 | 384 pages | EPUB | 3 MB
Why are we influenced by the behaviour of complete strangers? Why does the brain register similar pleasure when I perceive something as 'fair' or when I eat chocolate? Why can we be so profoundly hurt by bereavement? What are the evolutionary benefits of these traits? The young discipline of 'social cognitive neuroscience' has been exploring this fascinating interface between brain science and human behaviour since the late 1990s.
The Amazing Development of Men, Expanded 2nd Edition: Every Man's Journey from Knight to Prince to King By Alison A. Armstrong, read by the author
2013 | 3 hours and 23 minutes | ISBN: n/a , ASIN: B00B2PID8S | WMA 129 kbps | 201 MB
Making sense of men's evolution... The stages of development describe the lifelong process by which a man's sense of self evolves. Predictable and unavoidable, these stages determine what men live for and what they can't live without. Understanding the differences between knights, princes, and kings is critical for success in romantic relationships, raising sons, and working effectively with men.
Gregory J. Gbur - Mathematical Methods for Optical Physics and Engineering
Published: 2011-02-14 | ISBN: 0521516102 | PDF | 818 pages | 12 MB
The first textbook on mathematical methods focusing on techniques for optical science and engineering. Ideal for upper division undergraduates and graduates. Strong emphasis is placed on connecting mathematical concepts to optical systems. Essay problems based on research publications and numerous exercises strengthen the connection between the theory and its applications.
Dierk Koenig, Andrew Glover, Paul King, Guillaume Laforge, Jon Skeet, "Groovy in Action"
2007 | ISBN-10: 1932394842 | 696 pages | PDF | 13.17 MB
Groovy, the brand-new language for the Java platform, brings to Java many of the features that have made Ruby popular. Groovy in Action is a comprehensive guide to Groovy programming, introducing Java developers to the new dynamic features that Groovy provides. To bring you Groovy in Action, Manning again went to the source by working with a team of expert authors including both members and the Manager of the Groovy Project team. The result is the true definitive guide to the new Groovy language.
Scott Barry Kaufman, ''Ungifted: Intelligence Redefined''
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0465025544 | EPUB | 424 pages | 5.46 MB
Child prodigies. Gifted and Talented Programs. Perfect 2400s on the SAT. Sometimes it feels like the world is conspiring to make the rest of us feel inadequate. Those children tapped as possessing special abilities will go on to achieve great things, while the rest of us have little chance of realizing our dreams. Right?
James A. Robinson, Daron Acemoglu , "Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty"
2013 | ISBN: 1846684307, 1846684293 | 560 pages | EPUB | 3,6 MB
John Dearie, Courtney Geduldig, "Where the Jobs Are: Entrepreneurship and the Soul of the American Economy"
2013 | ISBN: 1118573242 | 272 pages | EPUB | 3,8 MB
Irma Becerra-Fernandez, Rajiv Sabherwal, "Knowledge Management: Systems and Processes"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 076562351X | 352 pages | PDF | 4,3 MB
This new book approaches knowledge management (KM) from several perspectives: it spans electrical engineering, artificial intelligence, information systems, and business. Comprehensive yet clearly and concisely written, "Knowledge Management" is simultaneously strong in managerial, technical, and systemic aspects of KM, providing readers with the right combination of theory, technology, and solutions.
Jeffrey C. Jackson, "Web Technologies: A Computer Science Perspective"
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0131856030 | 574 pages | PDF | 6,4 MB
Web Technologies: A Computer Science Perspective is ideal for courses in Web-based Systems (aka Web/Internet Programming/Systems) in Computer Science, MIS, and IT departments.
Jeffrey Richter, "CLR via C# (3rd Edition)"
2010 | ISBN-10: 0735627045 | 896 pages | PDF | 36.21 MB
Dig deep and master the intricacies of the common language runtime (CLR) and the .NET Framework 4.0. Written by a highly regarded programming expert and consultant to the Microsoft® .NET team, this guide is ideal for developers building any kind of application-including Microsoft® ASP.NET, Windows® Forms, Microsoft® SQL Server®, Web services, and console applications. You'll get hands-on instruction and extensive C# code samples to help you tackle the tough topics and develop high-performance applications.
Joe Studwell, "How Asia Works: Success and Failure in the World's Most Dynamic Region"
2013 | ISBN: 080211959X, 1846682436 | 366 pages | EPUB | 3 MB
Michel Syrett, Marion Devine, "Managing Uncertainty: Strategies for surviving and thriving in turbulent times"
2012 | ISBN: 1846685907 | 224 pages | EPUB | 3,6 MB
Scott Keller, Colin Price, "Beyond Performance: How Great Organizations Build Ultimate Competitive Advantage"
2011 | ISBN: 1118024621 | 304 pages | EPUB | 3,2 MB
Beyond Performance Management: Why, When, and How to Use 40 Tools and Best Practices for Superior Business Performance
Jeremy Hope, Steve Player, "Beyond Performance Management: Why, When, and How to Use 40 Tools and Best Practices for Superior Business Performance"
2013 | ISBN: 1422141950 | 288 pages | EPUB | 3 MB
Jeremy Hope and his coauthor, Steve Player, assess some common and allegedly hard-headed tools that firms often use in an attempt to improve performance, everything from mission statements through Six Sigma through high-powered exec compensation.
Sound Reproduction: The Acoustics and Psychoacoustics of Loudspeakers and Rooms By Floyd Toole
2008 | 542 Pages | ISBN: 0240520092 | PDF | 16 MB
Floyd Toole, a leading expert in the field of sound reproduction, explains how to design the best possible listening experience for recording control rooms and home entertainment systems. This comprehensive work covers the whole sound reproduction chain from multi-channel audio configurations and the loudspeaker/room system to acoustics and psychoacoustics and the evaluation process. Part 1 shows the reader how to create the best listening experience, offering practical approaches to the sound reproduction chain. Parts 2 and 3 are an in-depth consideration of acoustics and psychoacoustics.
Crossroads and Cultures, Combined Volume: A History of the World's Peoples
Bonnie G. Smith, Marc Van De Mieroop, Richard von Glahn, Kris Lane | 2012 | True PDF | ISBN: 0312410174 | 1185 pages | 472 Mb
Crossroads and Cultures: A History of the World’s Peoples incorporates the best current cultural history into a fresh and original narrative that connects global patterns of development with life on the ground. As the title, “Crossroads,” suggests, this new synthesis highlights the places and times where people exchanged goods and commodities, shared innovations and ideas, waged war and spread disease, and in doing so joined their lives to the broad sweep of global history. Students benefit from a strong pedagogical design, abundant maps and images, and special features that heighten the narrative’s attention to the lives and voices of the world’s peoples.
Adaptive Control of Robot Manipulators: A Unified Regressor-free Approach
English | 2010 | ISBN: 9814307416 | 276 pages | PDF | 3 MB
This book introduces an unified function approximation approach to the control of uncertain robot manipulators containing general uncertainties. It works for free space tracking control as well as compliant motion control. It is applicable to the rigid robot and the flexible joint robot. Even with actuator dynamics, the unified approach is still feasible. All these features make the book stand out from other existing publications
Erick Bulatowicz, "Think Like Entrepreneur: Change your mindset and be an Entrepreneur"
2013 | ISBN-10: 1480263842 | EPUB | 136 pages | 0,7 MB
Throughout my life I always think that Successful people are very lucky in life , but is not a luck get them what they want to achieve in life . It is right mindset of all Entrepreneurs drive them to achieve goals in life .Easy way to change your mindset and be successful is by modelling success of other people.