Ricardo Alva Maya

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Learn Ethical Hacking from Scratch

• <b>Author:</b> Zaid Sabih<p><b>Learn how to hack systems like black hat hackers and secure them like security experts</b><p>Key Features<br>Understand how computer systems work and their vulnerabilitiesExploit weaknesses and hack into machines to test their securityLearn how to secure systems from hackers<br>Book …

You really, really want to go to the gym but still avoid it. New research may explain why.

A Google search of the question “Why is it so hard to go exercise?” returns roughly 324 million hits. When faced with the daunting task of physical activity, the list of excuses is long: Too busy, too tired and in most cases, just not feeling it.<p>But a new study from the University of British …

University of British Columbia

Data Science and Analytics with Python

• <b>Author:</b> Jesus Rogel-Salazar<p>Data Science and Analytics with Python is designed for practitioners in data science and data analytics in both academic and business environments. The aim is to present the reader with the main concepts used in data science using tools developed in Python, such as …

10 Gadgets to Take Your Home to the Next Level

Be smart and get a smart home.<p>Having a smart home isn’t all getting the news from your washer-dryer or yelling at your fridge to make a dentist …

Gear & Gadgets

The Coolest Things in iOS 12

New features coming to Apple's mobile OS range from serious to silly. And you can check them out now by upgrading to iOS 12, which launched …

iOS

iOS Core Animation

• <b>Author:</b> Nick Lockwood<p>Core Animation is the technology underlying Apple’s iOS user interface. By unleashing the full power of Core Animation, you can enhance your app with impressive 2D and 3D visual effects and create exciting and unique new interfaces.<p>In this in-depth guide, iOS developer Nick …

Block Chain Mining: Learning the Essentials

• <b>Author:</b> Dale Michelson<p>The phrase block chain refers to a compilation of Cryptocurrency transactions. Cryptocurrency is a term used to define electronic, digital cash that falls outside of the jurisdiction of government regulations. It is independently managed by owners and is secured by digital …

No Middle Name

• <b>Author:</b> Lee Child<p><b>NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Get ready for the ultimate Jack Reacher experience: a thrilling new novella and eleven previously published stories, together for the first time in one pulse-pounding collection from Lee Child.</b><p><i>No Middle Name</i> begins with “Too Much Time,” a brand-new work …

The Advantage

• <b>Author:</b> Instaread<p>The Advantage by Patrick Lencioni | Key Takeaways, Analysis & Review <br>Preview: <i><br>The Advantage: Why Organizational Health Trumps Everything Else in Business</i> by Patrick Lencioni is a practical guide to organizational health. Organizational health is a characteristic of many successful …

Python Tricks

• <b>Author:</b> Dan Bader<p>“I don’t even feel like I’ve scratched the surface of what I can do with Python”<p>With Python Tricks: The Book you’ll discover Python’s best practices and the power of beautiful & Pythonic code with simple examples and a step-by-step narrative.<p>You'll get one step closer to mastering …

The Hunger Fix

• <b>Author:</b> Pamela Peeke & Mariska van Aalst<p><b>Fight food addiction and overeating with fitness guides, recipes, and meal plans from renowned physician Pam Peeke.</b><p>In <i>The Hunger Fix</i>, Dr. Pam Peeke uses the latest neuroscience to explain how unhealthy food and behavioral "fixes" have gotten us ensnared in a …

Find Your Why

• <b>Author:</b> Simon Sinek and Others<p><b>Start With Why has led millions of readers to rethink everything they do – in their personal lives, their careers and their organizations.</b> <b></b> <b><br>Now Find Your Why picks up where Start With Why left off. It shows you how to apply Simon Sinek’s powerful insights so that you can</b> …

The Internet of Things made simple

• <b>Author:</b> Larry Bellehumeur<p><b>Self-driving cars, robots, automation and plug-in cars … these are just a few of the technologies that require IoT to function. It is also changing your home, your car, your commute, your job, your child’s education, your health and how we are kept safe. It is estimated</b> …

iPad For Dummies

• <b>Author:</b> Bob LeVitus and Others<p><b>Take your world with you—with an iPad!</b><br>When you're a person who can't be chained to a desk, an iPad is your ideal tool for working or enjoying entertainment wherever you want, whenever you want. An iPad is an ideal tool for connecting to websites and networks, staying …

Human Evolution: A Very Short Introduction

• <b>Author:</b> Bernard Wood<p>This Very Short Introduction traces the history of paleoanthropology from its beginnings in the eighteenth century to the very latest fossil finds. Bernard Wood shows how evidence from both fossils and the Human Genome Project can explain where modern-day humans fit into the …

Cómo aprender a controlar tus emociones

Haciendo referencia a la frase del célebre filósofo griego Aristóteles, contamos con inteligencia emocional cuando nos enojamos en el momento …

Write and Grow Rich

• <b>Author:</b> Alinka Rutkowska and Others<p><b>Can you write? If you can, you can grow rich.</b><p>This book shows you how and <b>you get $5,000 of author resources when you go to RichAuthors.com and submit your order number.</b> <br>Have you tried all the entrepreneurial tricks only to end up back where you started? Are you …

The Big Switch: Rewiring the World, from Edison to Google

• <b>Author:</b> Nicholas Carr<p>“Magisterial. . . . Draws an elegant and illuminating parallel between the late-19th-century electrification of America and today’s computing world.”—Salon<br>Hailed as “the most influential book so far on the cloud computing movement” (Christian Science Monitor), The Big Switch …

Zero to One

• <b>Author:</b> Peter Thiel & Blake Masters<p><b>#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b><p><b>If you want to build a better future, you must believe in secrets.</b><br>The great secret of our time is that there are still uncharted frontiers to explore and new inventions to create. In <b>Zero to One</b>, legendary entrepreneur and investor Peter …

Infinitesimal: How a Dangerous Mathematical Theory Shaped the Modern World

• <b>Author:</b> Amir Alexander<p><b>Pulsing with drama and excitement, Infinitesimal celebrates the spirit of discovery, innovation, and intellectual achievement-and it will forever change the way you look at a simple line.</b><p>On August 10, 1632, five men in flowing black robes convened in a somber Roman palazzo to …

The Problem With Blockchain That No One's Talking About | Inc.com

We are at a unique point in history. There are a number of massive, tectonic, humanity-shifting technical revolutions taking place, all at the same time. Advances in virtual reality, nanotechnology, artificial intelligence, robotics, blockchain, and more, are changing the face of both the present …

Blockchain

By 2028 AI Could Take Away 28 Million Jobs in ASEAN Countries

The overall job landscape will look very different in 2028 because where the jobs are created is different from where the jobs are displaced<p>The rapid advancement in technology is a serious worry for business leaders like Elon Musk, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg. Certain industries are experiencing …

Why September 15th Matters In Rock History

It’s September 15th and here are some reasons why this day matters in rock history:<p>In 1979, <b>Led Zeppelin</b> started a seven-week run at the top of the …

Smashing Pumpkins

Better Know Your Programming Languages: An Introduction to Python

Python is a widely-used programming language because of its simplicity and clarity. It’s also experiencing growing interest because of its use with …

Computer Science

Discover the Reach of Machine Learning Through Six Projects in Python

<b>Description</b><p>Machine learning gives you extremely powerful insights into data, and has become so ubiquitous you see it nearly constantly while you …

Machine Learning

Sobre la tremenda soledad que implica leer y escribir

<i>Era por fin la vida real, con mi corazón a salvo, y condenado a morir de buen amor en la agonía feliz de cualquier día después de mis cien …

The Partnership

• <b>Author:</b> Edward Clinton Ezell & Linda Neuman Ezell<p>The 1975 Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (ASTP) was the first joint U.S.-Soviet space flight, in which teams from the two nations met in orbit to test an international docking system and conduct both collaborative and independent studies. Although …

Introducing Game Theory

• <b>Author:</b> Ivan Pastine & Tuvana Pastine<p><b>When should you adopt an aggressive business strategy? How do we make decisions when we don’t have all the information? What makes international environmental cooperation possible?</b><p>Game theory is the study of how we make a decision when the outcome of our moves …

How Imposter Syndrome and Emotional Intelligence Collide

After a successful career in the entertainment and marketing fields, today, Tami Holzman is a best-selling author, Limited Partner with Halogen Ventures, angel investor, advisor, entrepreneur and keynote speaker. Tami loves to mentor and promote opportunities for women. I had a chance to catch up …

Emotional Intelligence

Five Stars

• <b>Author:</b> Carmine Gallo<p>“As technology threatens to displace countless jobs and skills, the ability to communicate is becoming more important than ever. This book is full of examples to help you get better at transporting your thoughts and emotions into the minds of other people.” <b>—Adam Grant, New York</b> …