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#### The Data Revolution

SAGE Publications 2014; US$ 34.00A seminal text, written by one of the world's leading experts in the field. In contrast to the hype and hubris of much media and business coverage, this book provides a synoptic and truly critical analysis of 'big data', 'open data' and the emerging data landscape. more...

#### Clockwork Game Design

CRC Press 2015; US$ 39.95Only by finding and focusing on a core mechanism can you further your pursuit of elegance in strategy game design. Clockwork Game Design is the most functional and directly applicable theory for game design. It details the clockwork game design pattern, which focuses on building around fundamental functionality. You can then use this understanding... more...

#### Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Programming

Wiley 2010; US$ 49.99 US$ 43.99This book is written for SQL Server 2008. However, it does maintain roots going back a few versions and looks out for backward compatibility issues with SQL Server 2005 and SQL Server 2000. These versions are old enough that there is little to no time spent on them except in passing. The book is oriented around developing on SQL server. Most of... more...

#### Modeling Enterprise Architecture with TOGAF

Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 49.95Modeling Enterprise Architecture with TOGAF explains everything you need to know to effectively model enterprise architecture with The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF), the leading EA standard. This solution-focused reference presents key techniques and illustrative examples to help you model enterprise architecture. This book describes... more...

#### Advanced Video Coding Systems

Springer International Publishing 2015; US$ 83.93This comprehensive and accessible text/reference presents an overview of the state of the art in video coding technology. Specifically, the book introduces the tools of the AVS2 standard, describing how AVS2 can help to achieve a significant improvement in coding efficiency for future video networks and applications by incorporating smarter coding... more...

#### Stability of Nonautonomous Differential Equations

Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2007; US$ 44.76The main theme of this book is the stability of nonautonomous di?erential equations, with emphasis on the study of the existence and smoothness of invariant manifolds, and the Lyapunov stability of solutions. We always c- sider a nonuniform exponential behavior of the linear variational equations, given by the existence of a nonuniform exponential... more...

#### Chance Rules

Springer New York 2009; US$ 25.11Chance continues to govern our lives in the 21st Century. From the genes we inherit and the environment into which we are born, to the lottery ticket we buy at the local store, much of life is a gamble. In business, education, travel, health, and marriage, we take chances in the hope of obtaining something better. Chance colors our lives with uncertainty,... more...

#### Zeta Functions of Graphs

Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 64.00Combinatorics meets number theory in this stimulating stroll through the zetas. Includes well-chosen illustrations and exercises, both theoretical and computer-based. more...

#### Methods of Algebraic Geometry: Volume 3

Cambridge University Press 1994; US$ 72.00All three volumes of Hodge and Pedoe's classic work have now been reissued. Together, these books give an insight into algebraic geometry that is unique and unsurpassed. more...

#### Motivated Mathematics

Cambridge University Press 1981; US$ 44.00The ideas of mathematics can be understood through the techniques needed to solve problems which crop up in everyday life. more...