Barbarism (Continuum Impacts)

Barbarism represents acritique, from the viewpoint of Michel Henry's precise philosophy of lifestyles, ofthe expanding strength of technology and expertise to break the roots ofculture and the worth of the person individual. For Henry, barbarismis the results of a devaluation of human existence and tradition which can betraced again to the unfold of quantification, the medical strategy andtechnology over all facets of recent existence. The e-book develops a compellingcritique of capitalism, expertise and schooling and gives a powerfulinsight into the political implications of Henry's paintings. It additionally opens up a newdialogue with different influential cultural critics, corresponding to Marx, Husserl, and Heidegger.

First released in French in 1987, Barbarismaroused nice curiosity in addition to virulent feedback. at the present time the bookreveals what for Henry is a merciless fact: the tragic feeling of powerlessnessexperienced through the classy individual. in particular he argues for the importanceof returning to philosophy for you to examine the foundation explanations ofbarbarism in our world.

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Optimize: How to Attract and Engage More Customers by Integrating SEO, Social Media, and Content Marketing

By Lee Odden

Attract, interact, and encourage your buyers with an "Optimize and Socialize" content material advertising and marketing strategy

Optimize is designed to provide readers a realistic method of integrating seek and social media optimization with content material advertising to spice up relevance, visibility, and buyer engagement. businesses, huge and small, will enjoy the sensible making plans and artistic content material advertising strategies during this ebook which have been confirmed to extend on-line functionality throughout advertising and marketing, public family, and customer support. learn how to include crucial content material optimization and social media engagement ideas thereby expanding their skill to obtain and have interaction proper shoppers online.

Optimize presents insights from Lee Odden, one of many major professionals on content material and affiliate internet marketing. This ebook explains how to:

  • Create a blueprint for built-in seek, social media and content material advertising strategy
  • Determine which inventive strategies will give you the top effects on your company
  • Implement seek and social optimization holistically within the organization
  • Measure the enterprise worth of optimized and socialized content material marketing
  • Develop directions, tactics and coaching to scale affiliate marketing online success

Optimize bargains a validated technique for a customer-centric and adaptive affiliate internet marketing procedure that comes with the easiest of content material, social media advertising, and search engine marketing tactics.

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Intel Xeon Phi Coprocessor Architecture and Tools: The Guide for Application Developers

By Rezaur Rahman

Intel® Xeon Phi™ Coprocessor structure and instruments: The advisor for software builders presents builders a accomplished advent and in-depth examine the Intel Xeon Phi coprocessor structure and the corresponding parallel info constitution instruments and algorithms utilized in some of the technical computing purposes for which it's appropriate. It additionally examines the resource code-level optimizations that may be played to take advantage of the strong positive factors of the processor.

Xeon Phi is on the middle of world’s quickest advertisement supercomputer, which because of the vastly parallel computing functions of Intel Xeon Phi processors coupled with Xeon Phi coprocessors attained 33.86 teraflops of benchmark functionality in 2013. Extracting such stellar functionality in real-world functions calls for a worldly realizing of the advanced interplay between parts, Xeon Phi cores, and the purposes working on them.

In this booklet, Rezaur Rahman, an Intel chief within the improvement of the Xeon Phi coprocessor and the optimization of its functions, provides and information the entire positive aspects of Xeon Phi middle layout which are suitable to the perform of software builders, akin to its vector devices, multithreading, cache hierarchy, and host-to-coprocessor communique channels. construction in this beginning, he indicates builders the way to clear up real-world technical computing difficulties by means of deciding upon, deploying, and optimizing the on hand algorithms and knowledge constitution choices matching Xeon Phi’s features. From Rahman’s useful descriptions and huge code examples, the reader will achieve a operating wisdom of the Xeon Phi vector guideline set and the Xeon Phi microarchitecture wherein cores execute 512-bit guide streams in parallel.

What you’ll learn

How to calculate theoretical Gigaflops and bandwidth numbers at the and degree them via code segment
How to estimate latencies in fetching information from diversified cache hierarchies, together with reminiscence subsystems
How to degree PCIe bus bandwidth among the host and coprocessor
How to use energy administration and reliability good points outfitted into the hardware
How to pick and manage the simplest instruments to song specific Xeon Phi applications
Algorithms and information constructions for optimizing Xeon Phi performance
Case reports of real-world Xeon Phi technical computing purposes in molecular dynamics and monetary simulations
Who this ebook is for

This e-book is for builders wishing to layout and improve technical computing functions to accomplish the top functionality to be had within the Intel Xeon Phi coprocessor undefined. It presents a superb base at the coprocessor structure, in addition to set of rules and knowledge constitution case reports for Xeon Phi coprocessor. The booklet can also be of curiosity to scholars and practitioners in desktop engineering as a case research for hugely parallel middle microarchitecture of contemporary day processors.

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Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery (2nd Edition) (Voices That Matter)

By Garr Reynolds

Best-selling writer and renowned speaker Garr Reynolds is again during this newly revised variation of his vintage, best-selling book, Presentation Zen, within which he confirmed readers there's a higher approach to achieve the viewers via simplicity and storytelling, and gave them the instruments to optimistically layout and bring profitable presentations.

In this new version, Garr supplies his readers new, clean examples to attract concept from, with an entire new bankruptcy when you current on extra technical and academic themes according to strategies utilized by many presenters who provide high-level talks at TED and different powerhouse occasions. even if the reader is in learn, know-how, company, or educationthis publication will express them how you can take what may seem like a truly dry presenation and reinvigorate the fabric in completely clean (and occasionally interactive!) ways in which will make it memorable and resonate with the audience.

Staying precise to the venture of the first), Garr combines sturdy rules of layout with the tenets of Zen simplicity to aid readers alongside the trail to less complicated, more desirable displays that may be liked, remembered, and better of all, acted upon.

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Graphic Design and Architecture, A 20th Century History: A Guide to Type, Image, Symbol, and Visual Storytelling in the Modern World

By Richard Poulin

This cutting edge quantity is the 1st to supply the layout pupil, practitioner, and educator with a useful finished reference of visible and narrative fabric that illustrates and evaluates the original and demanding historical past surrounding photo layout and structure. Graphic layout and structure, A twentieth Century History heavily examines the connection among typography, photograph, symbolism, and the equipped atmosphere through exploring valuable subject matters, significant technological advancements, very important brands, and pioneering designers during the last a hundred years. it's a whole source that belongs on each designer's bookshelf.

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Netflixed: The Epic Battle for America's Eyeballs

By Gina Keating

Netflix has come some distance considering the fact that 1997, whilst Silicon Valley marketers, Marc Ran­dolph and Reed Hastings, determined to begin an internet DVD shop earlier than most folks owned a DVD participant. They have been shocked and elated while launch-day site visitors in April 1998 crashed their server and led to a hundred and fifty revenues. this present day, Netflix has greater than 25 million subscribers and annual sales above $3 billion. but lengthy- time period success-or even survival-is nonetheless faraway from assured. Journalist Gina Keating recounts the soaking up, fast paced drama of the company's turbulent upward push to the pinnacle and its try and invent new forms of enterprise. First it engaged in a grueling warfare opposed to video-store behemoth Blockbuster, reworking motion picture apartment without end. Then it jumped into a bigger conflict for on-line video streaming opposed to Google, Hulu, Amazon, and the large cable businesses. Netflix ushered in such strategies as DVD condo by way of mail, a patented on-line queue of upcom­ing leases, and a advice set of rules referred to as Cinematch that proved an important in its fight opposed to higher opponents. but for all its luck, Netflix remains to be a polariz­ing corporation. Hastings is frequently heralded as a visionary-he used to be named company individual of the yr in 2010 via Fortune-even as he has been known as the nation's worst CEO. Netflix additionally faces disgruntled shoppers after rate raises and different stumbles which may tarnish the emblem endlessly. the search to turn into the world's portal for pre­mium video on call for will make certain not anything under the way forward for leisure and the net. Drawing on huge new interviews and her years masking Netflix as a monetary and leisure reporter, Keating makes this story as soaking up because it is necessary.

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Supermacroporous Cryogels: Biomedical and Biotechnological Applications

The strategy of cryogelation has been vigorously studied during the last 20 years, with contemporary study focussing on functions of those polymer structures in numerous biomedical and biotechnological fields. whereas there's major literature on hand as learn courses, restricted reports, and ebook chapters, Supermacroporous Cryogels: Biomedical and Biotechnological purposes is the 1st committed publication at the topic. It completely explores all features of cryogels from synthesis to functions in scientific and biotechnological examine and practice.

Presenting the paintings of researchers from all over the world, this e-book addresses 3 key elements of cryogelation, beginning with an outline of the original inherent houses of cryogels and their synthesis and optimization from a number of traditional and artificial polymers. It additionally focusses at the floor amendment of cryogels in addition to components that impact their houses. the second one part is a dialogue of the biomedical elements of cryogels, categorically describing their biocompatible nature and their contemporary utilization in clinical imaging by means of growing phantoms of assorted tissues and utilizing tissue engineering to regenerate numerous tissues. The 3rd experiences a variety of functions of cryogels in biotechnology, together with biocatalysis, telephone separation, wastewater remedy, excessive throughput procedures, and bioreactors.

A finished examine the method of cryogelation and an updated account of important advancements in cryogel learn, Supermacroporous Cryogels provides a unmarried resource of data priceless to unacquainted readers in addition to specialists desirous to learn about present examine and perform concerning cryogels in medication, expertise, chemistry, and fabrics technological know-how and engineering.

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The InfoSec Handbook: An Introduction to Information Security

By Umesh Hodeghatta Rao, Umesha Nayak

The InfoSec Handbook deals the reader an equipped format of data that's simply learn and understood. permitting newcomers to go into the sector and comprehend the main suggestions and ideas, whereas nonetheless protecting the skilled readers up-to-date on issues and ideas.

it truly is meant generally for novices to the sector of data safety, written in a fashion that makes it effortless for them to appreciate the distinctive content material of the e-book. The ebook deals a pragmatic and straightforward view of the safety practices whereas nonetheless providing a bit technical and designated details on the subject of safety. It is helping the reader construct a powerful starting place of data, letting them circulation ahead from the e-book with a bigger wisdom base.

protection is a continually transforming into quandary that everybody needs to take care of. no matter if it’s a regular machine consumer or a hugely expert desktop person, they're continually faced with varied safety hazards. those hazards diversity at risk and will constantly be handled for this reason. regrettably, no longer everyone seems to be conscious of the risks or easy methods to hinder them and this is often the place lots of the concerns come up in details expertise (IT). while machine clients don't take safety into consideration many concerns can come up from that like approach compromises or lack of information and data. this is often an visible factor that's current with all machine clients.

This e-book is meant to coach the common and skilled person of what forms of diverse defense practices and criteria exist. it is going to additionally hide how one can deal with protection software program and updates in an effort to be as safe as attainable from the entire threats that they face.

What you’ll learn

  • Essentials of data safeguard in all types
  • Importance of knowledge defense in ultra-modern enterprise
  • Establishing an ISMS via a step-by-step strategy
  • Best practices in implementation
  • The a variety of domain names of data safeguard

Who this ebook is for

newcomers to specialists in info security.

Table of Contents

1: advent to Security

2: background of computing device Security

3: Key thoughts and Principles

4: entry Controls

5: details platforms Management

6:Application and internet Security

7: Malicious software program and Anti-Virus Software

8: Cryptography

9: knowing Networks

10: Firewalls

11: Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems

12: digital deepest Networks

13: facts Backups & Cloud Computing

14: actual safety and Biometrics

15: Social Engineering

16. present traits in details Security

17. Bibliography

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Fabricating Printed Circuit Boards (Demystifying Technology) (cd-rom included)

By Jon Varteresian

Jon Varteresian is proprietor of JV businesses, a firm focusing on the layout and manufacture of published circuit forums. He bargains quite a few counsel and strategies from his years of expertise that warrantly a tender and painless computer board layout and fabrication procedure utilizing his step-by-step strategy. quite a few illustrations and pictures show every one step of the method. issues lined within the booklet contain: issues of safety, schematic seize, circuit placement and routing, making revealed circuit forums, and plans for tasks. an intensive source checklist and thesaurus also are supplied.

*Gives an entire evaluate of the published circuit board layout process
*Describes the best way to produce published circuit forums in small amounts (ideal for prototypes), with an emphasis on safety
*Author is proprietor an organization focusing on the layout and manufacture of revealed circuit forums

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