Infinite Powers: How Calculus Reveals the Secrets of the Universe

Without calculus, we wouldn t have cell phones, TV, GPS, or ultrasound We wouldn t have unraveled DNA or discovered Neptune or figured out how to put 5,000 songs in your pocket Though many of us were scared away from this essential, engrossing subject in high school and college, Steven Strogatz s

The DevOps Handbook: How to Create World-Class Agility, Reliability, and Security in Technology Organizations

Increase profitability, elevate work culture, and exceed productivity goals through DevOps practices.More than ever, the effective management of technology is critical for business competitiveness For decades, technology leaders have struggled to balance agility, reliability, and security The cons

The Manager's Path: A Guide for Tech Leaders Navigating Growth and Change

Managing people is difficult wherever you work, but the tech industry as a whole is pretty bad at it Tech companies in general lack the experience, tools, texts, and frameworks to do it well And the handful of books that share tips and tricks of engineering management don t explain how to supervis

Grokking Algorithms An Illustrated Guide For Programmers and Other Curious People

An algorithm is nothing than a step by step procedure for solving a problem The algorithms you ll use most often as a programmer have already been discovered, tested, and proven If you want to take a hard pass on Knuth s brilliant but impenetrable theories and the dense multi page proofs you

The Self-Taught Programmer: The Definitive Guide to Programming Professionally

I am a self taught programmer After a year of self study, I learned to program well enough to land a job as a software engineer II at eBay Once I got there, I realized I was severely under prepared I was overwhelmed by the amount of things I needed to know but hadn t learned yet My journey learn