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   Crypto dictionary: 500 tasty tidbits for the curious cryptographer
Aumasson J., No Starch Press, San Francisco, CA, 2021. 160 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-718501-40-9)

Why do we need a dictionary when we have the Internet?...

Aug 25 2021
  International handbook of Internet research
Hunsinger J., Klastrup L., Allen M., Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2010. 512 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-402097-88-1)

Hunsinger, Klastrup, and Allen have put together a valuable book consisting of 31 essays, research reports, and professional papers on Internet issues, research, controversies, and more. The book could be useful as a personal reference...

Aug 4 2011
  Encyclopedia of information science and technology
Khosrow-Pour M., Information Science Reference - Imprint of: IGI Publishing, Hershey, PA, 2008. 5270 pp.  Type: Book (9781605660264)

The first edition of this encyclopedia was published in 2005, comprised nearly 3,800 pages in five volumes, and included 554 articles [1]. This second edition consists of eight volumes, runs to over 5,000 pages, and includes over 650 p...

Sep 28 2009
  Netiquette: Internet etiquette in the age of the blog
Strawbridge M., Software Reference Ltd, 2006.  Type: Book (9780955461408)

In the early to mid 1990s, when the Internet grew rapidly out of the confines of academic and governmental organizations, the success of America Online’s dial-up Internet service spawned a neologism: AOLer. This pejorative wo...

Nov 7 2007
  Peter van der Linden’s guide to Linux
Linden P., Prentice Hall PTR, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2005. 640 pp.  Type: Book (9780131872844)

The aim of this book is to make Linux accessible to everyone. All that is needed to get started is access to a computer and a basic understanding of Windows. The book effectively builds on a reader’s familiarity with a Window...

Feb 3 2006
  MapServer: open source GIS development
Kropla B., APress, LP, Berkeley, CA, 2005. 448 pp.  Type: Book (9781590594902)

This concise and easily readable work is very hands-on, and is paved with examples. It is a refreshing addition to engineering bookshelves. Some knowledge of programming and Web operations is needed to go through the examples, but the ...

Jan 27 2006
  Assessing the relative influence of journals in a citation network
Nerur S., Sikora R., Mangalaraj G., Balijepally V. Communications of the ACM 48(11): 71-74, 2005.  Type: Article

This is the latest article in a series concerned with journal citations that has appeared in Communications of the ACM (CACM) over the past decade. As with the previous articles [1,2,3], the range of journals selected by ...

Dec 29 2005
  Concise encyclopedia of computer science
Reilly E., John Wiley & Sons, 2004.  Type: Book (9780470090954)

This is a concise version of the Encyclopedia of computer science [1]. It is intelligently and thoughtfully organized, and all of the papers it contains are classified around a few main themes: hardware, computer systems, inform...

Mar 11 2005
  Embedded systems dictionary
Ganssle J., Barr M., CMP Books, 2003. 291 pp.  Type: Book (9781578201204)

This book attempts to define the terms, expressions, and colloquialisms used in the embedded computer systems industry....

Apr 1 2004
  Encyclopedia of software engineering, (2nd ed.)
Marciniak J., John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, NY, 2002. 1584 pp.  Type: Book (9780471210085)

This two-volume set explores the core knowledge of the software engineering discipline. The encyclopedia is a guide for novices in software engineering, and a reference for software professionals. The editorial board, with its editor-i...

Jun 19 2003
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