all ebooks in category: Computing Industry History

Gamers at Work: Stories Behind the Games People Play (Repost)
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1430233516 | PDF | pages: 345 | 5.1 mb

There are few companies in the video-game industry that have withstood the test of time; most startups exit as quickly as they enter. In Gamers …

Digital Wars: Apple, Google, Microsoft and the Battle for the Internet
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0749464135 | 272 pages | EPUB | 0,4 MB

Which of Apple, Google and Microsoft had an office with a "drawer of broken dreams" –-and what (real) objects lay inside it? When did Microsoft …

The Electronics Revolution: Inventing the Future
English | EPUB | 2017 | 293 Pages | ISBN : 3319490877 | 2.77 MB

This book is about how electronics, computing, and telecommunications have profoundly changed our lives – the way we work, live, and play. It covers a …

«Great Moments in Computing» by Mel Croucher
English | ISBN: 9781785387555 | EPUB | 26.5 MB

The unexpurgated, hilarious and unflinching history of computers, of the lunatics who create them, and of the idiots who use them, retold in cartoon strips …

Retrogame Archeology: Exploring Old Computer Games [Repost]
ISBN: 3319300024 | 222 pages | PDF | May 10, 2016 | English | 8.21 Mb

Drawing on extensive research, this book explores the techniques that old computer games used to run on tightly-constrained platforms. Retrogame developers faced incredible challenges of …