For Fun And Profit

Author: Christopher Tozzi
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262036479
Size: 38.94 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 ...

Open Sources

Author: Chris DiBona
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9780596553906
Size: 78.74 MB
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The essays in this volume offer insight into how the Open Source movement works, why it succeeds, and where it is going.For programmers who have labored on open-source projects, Open Sources is the new gospel: a powerful vision from the ...


Author: Steven Levy
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 1449393748
Size: 18.86 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, ...

A Quarter Century Of Unix

Author: Peter H. Salus
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional
Size: 66.79 MB
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This work explores the development of UNIX, the successful example of a collaborative software project, and the computer scientists involved.

Producing Open Source Software

Author: Karl Fogel
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9780596552992
Size: 16.17 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.

After The Software Wars

Author: Keith Cary Curtis
Publisher: Keith Curtis
ISBN: 0578011891
Size: 49.97 MB
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This book will demonstrate that a system where anyone can edit, share, and review the body of work will lead not just to something that works, but eventually to the best that the world can achieve!

Prelude To Revolution

Author: Peter Charles Hoffer
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421410079
Size: 66.92 MB
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Praise for the work of Peter Charles Hoffer "This book more than succeeds in achieving its goal of helping students understand and appreciate the cultural and intellectual environment of the Anglophone world."— New England Quarterly, ...

Behind The Cloud

Author: Marc Benioff
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470535929
Size: 34.61 MB
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This book will show you how to focus your vision, think differently, align your organization—and transform your business and your life." —Anthony Robbins, author, Awaken the Giant Within and Unlimited Power "Reading this book, I laughed ...

History Hunting

Author: James W. Cortada
Publisher: M.E. Sharpe
ISBN: 0765633248
Size: 29.15 MB
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The book offers guidance to aspiring historians at every stage and in every walk of life, from practical advice on tackling and organizing projects to recommendations for finding and using resources of all kinds, whether at the local ...