Business & Computers

Business & Computers

Business & Computers

Business & Computers

Business & Computer books and the Internet.

 

LAST GOODBYE: A History of the World in Resignation Letters
MATT POTTER    Book Number: 82205
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £1.50
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Goodbyes are always hard, but this collection of resignation letters is a witty and at times dangerously analytical example of goodbyes that are seemingly easy to make. Potter categorises such resi...
LAPTOPS FOR DUMMIES: 5th Edition
DAN GOOKIN    Book Number: 82166
Published price: £17.99
Bibliophile price: £2.50
Product format: Paperback

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The 'For Dummies' series of books explain things clearly for Windows 8 and in laptop luxury! and tell you concisely exactly what you need to know in language that is easy to grasp. Discover what a...
PCs FOR DUMMIES: 11th edition
DAN GOOKIN    Book Number: 82167
Published price: £14.99
Bibliophile price: £0.75
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The world of computer technology moves at breakneck speed and this vintage 2007 issue in the invaluable "Dummies" series stops with Vista, which is no longer supported by Microsoft. But the book ne...
DIGITAL DIET: The 4-Step Plan
DANIEL SIEBERG    Book Number: 83018
Published price: £10
Bibliophile price: £1.13
Product format: Paperback

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A four step plan to break your technology addictions and regain balance in your life. If you are bogged under by Facebook, Twitter, Blog, Gmail, Blackberry, iPad, laptop or X-box, if your heart fl...
MILLION DOLLAR WOMEN
JULIA PIMSLEUR    Book Number: 84306
Published price: £13.99
Bibliophile price: £2.00
Product format: Paperback

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Raise capital and take your business further and faster, whether you are a woman or not. Entrepreneurs today have an unprecedented shot at the good life and have opportunities their grandparents n...
ECCENTRIC ORBITS: The Iridium Story
JOHN BLOOM    Book Number: 84205
Published price: £11.99
Bibliophile price: £2.50
Product format: Paperback

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Sub-titled 'How a Single Man Saved the World's Largest Satellite Constellation from Fiery Destruction', this book was nominated by the Wall Street Journal as one of the top ten non-fiction books of...
WIKILEAKS FILES: The World According To US Empire
INTRODUCED BY JULIAN ASSNGE    Book Number: 84236
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £4.75
Product format: Paperback

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When WikiLeaks published US Government documents with classification markings, two parallel campaigns began ? first, the public campaign of downplaying, diverting attention from, and reframing any ...
ART OF BUSINESS: How the Chinese Got Rich
GREG CLYDESDALE    Book Number: 84537
Published price: £12.99
Bibliophile price: £1.00
Product format: Paperback

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How many items in your home state Made in China? Looking beyond Sun Tzu, the Silk Road and Marco Polo into the past, present and future of China's inexorable economic rise, we are all aware that C...
EVERYDAY TWITTER MADE EASY 2017-2018 EDITION
RICHARD WILLIAMS    Book Number: 84645
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £3.75
Product format: Paperback

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Since it was first established in 2006, Twitter has become something of a phenomenon in the explosion of popular social media networking sites. Get the lowdown on how it all started, how it works,...
DATABASE OF DREAMS
REBECCA LEMOV    Book Number: 84693
Published price: £25
Bibliophile price: £2.50
Product format: Hardback

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Sub-titled 'The Lost Quest to Catalog Humanity' here is the precursor to Facebook, Twitter and today's social media, a rich account of an attempt to record the world of subjective experiences. Dec...
ROBOT: The Life Story of a Technology
LISA NOCKS    Book Number: 84711
Published price: £17.50
Bibliophile price: £3.00
Product format: Hardback

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Since the turn of the last century, Honda, Toyota and Sony have exhibited humanoid robots that look like diminutive suited astronauts. They can climb stairs, run, dance, communicate with their ope...
FRACKERS
GREGORY ZUCKERMAN    Book Number: 84864
Published price: £14.99
Bibliophile price: £2.75
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An award-winning Wall Street Journal reporter uncovers the outrageous inside story of the new energy revolution. A grizzled 83 year old rancher in south Texas owed millions of dollars to various l...
STORY OF COMPUTING:
DERMOT TURING    Book Number: 83613
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £3.50
Product format: HARDBACK

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Our lives are run by computers - this, what you are reading right now, was written, edited and formatted on a computer. Artificial intelligence is at the centre of societal advancements and Dermot ...
TILL TIME'S LAST SAND: A History of the Bank of England
DAVID KYNASTON    Book Number: 84929
Published price: £35
Bibliophile price: £15.00
Product format: Hardback

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The Bank of England commenced business on the week beginning 30th July 1694 with capital raised through the subscription of, among many others, a clockmaker, a salter, and the King and Queen of Eng...
ESTABLISHED: Lessons from the World's Oldest Companies
THE DARK ANGELS COLLECTIVE    Book Number: 85191
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £3.75
Product format: Hardback

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Heritage, adaptation, values and flexibility. From the oldest pub in the world to the Liberty Bell and the origins of a nation, the book tells the stories of 12 businesses with a combined age of a...
CITIZENS' WEALTH
ANGELA CUMMINE    Book Number: 85873
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Hardback

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Dr Angela Cummine, renowned macroeconomist and geopolitical analyst, opens her book with a simple question - "How can more governments be wealthier than ever, while fewer citizens enjoy the benefit...
MEMOIRS OF WALTER BAGEHOT
Unknown    Book Number: 85880
Published price: £18.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
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Writer, banker and economist, Walter Bagehot (1826-1877) for many years edited The Economist which still includes a 'Bagehot' column. His classic study The English Constitution transformed discuss...
WHY SAVE THE BANKERS?
THOMAS PIKETTY    Book Number: 85837
Published price: £15.99
Bibliophile price: £7.00
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Professor at the LSE, Piketty's work has proved that unfettered markets lead to increasing inequality. Without meaningful regulation, capitalist economies will concentrate wealth in an ever-smaller...
SHALLOWS: How the Internet is Changing the Way We Think
NICHOLAS CARR    Book Number: 85350
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £4.50
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Computers do have a physical effect on our brains and the Internet is a distraction machine, now made worse with our smartphones which on average British people are checking 150 times a day. Nicho...
IPAD FOR SENIORS:
NICK VANDOME    Book Number: 86232
Published price: £10.99
Bibliophile price: £4.50
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The iPad is often regarded as the preserve of the younger generation, but there are huge benefits for seniors as well. An iPad gives you email, video and text, endless surfing, the ability to keep ...
CAPITALISM: Money, Morals and Markets
JOHN PLENDER    Book Number: 86401
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Bibliophile price: £4.50
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The great financial crisis that began in 2008 with the collapse of Lehman Brothers, the US investment bank, has been the worst since the Wall Street Crash of 1929. What the crisis did was to provok...
CORRUPTION OF CAPITALISM: Why Rentiers Thrive
GUY STANDING    Book Number: 86403
Published price: £17.99
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Hardback

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Post-capitalism where work and leisure becomes blurred and work dissociated from income is a hot topic today. Basic Income is an idea whose time has come and Guy Standing has pioneered our underst...
SAM WILKIN    Book Number: 86425
Published price: $28
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Hardback

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One of life's most enduring questions is "Why is it so hard to get rich?" Rich in this case being not merely comfortable, but money-to-burn type rich. Business economist Sam Wilkin shows us the re...
BRIEF GUIDE TO BUSINESS CLASSICS
JAMES RUSSELL    Book Number: 86652
Published price: £13.99
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Paperback

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70 major books on how to succeed in business, trade and life generally are each given a four-page summary with key points in a box at the end. The authors range from Machiavelli to Roddick and Schu...
FALSE ECONOMIES
S. D. TUCKER    Book Number: 86750
Published price: £18.99
Bibliophile price: £6.00
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Sub-titled 'The Strangest, Least Successful and Most Audacious Financial Follies, Plans and Crazies of All Time'. When it comes to Brexit, the vast majority of economists warned the public in incr...
TROUBLE MAKERS
LESLIE BERLIN    Book Number: 86791
Published price: £14.99
Bibliophile price: £6.00
Product format: Paperback

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Sub-titled 'How A Generation of Silicon Valley Upstarts Invented The Future' here is a fascinating book at a time when five of the most valuable companies on the planet are high-tech firms. The bo...