Where did counting begin? Artifacts more than 5,000 years old have been found, with notches on bones. Were these notations etched to count seasons, kills, children? The transition from counting with markers to counting with mechanical devices occurred over thousands of years.
Ray Kurzweil in his book The Singularity is Near predicts that when computer processing is equivalent to the speed of the human brain, we will have computers as intelligent as humans. He says this singularity will be achieved by 2030.
This book explores the history of computing, advances in artificial intelligence, autonomous robots and breakthroughs in voice recognition. Together, these breakthroughs affect our day-to-ives and surround us with cloud-driven technology.2,000 ATSAdd to cart
Bitcoin is “mined” on blockchain technology. The purose of this book is to enlighten you about why Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are volatile and speculative while the technology upon which they are based, the blockchain, is a trusted and immutable distributed ledger.
This book takes you on a journey from stones as currency, through the evolution of computers, and into a world where blockchain technology is disrupting commerce.2,000 ATSAdd to cart
Getting started in the world of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency can be intimidating, this book has broken down all you need to know to get started participating in the most revolutionary technology the world has seen since the invention of the world wide web. An excellent guide for Bitcoin beginners, as well as a great collection of information on the central concepts of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency that everyone should keep on hand as a reference.
Bryan and Christina are truly experts in Blockchain, empowering the Hong Kong community and helping people embrace the new economy.
Children will delight in this action maze adventure based on the English pangram, “The quick sly fox jumps over the lazy brown dog.” This pangram is used as a basis for extrapolating the story plots in this book. Children can make choices on how they want the story to unfold. Emotional intelligence points are awarded based on their choices.
More than a third of the population suffer from weight issues. Some suffer illness as a result. I was well on my way to an appointment with death. I didn’t know my liver was crapping out, my blood pressure was so high I lost my gym membership, my insulin levels were always up, and my heart was double-timing just to keep me breathing. This came as quite a shock. You see, this is meant to happen to other people. Not me. I’m the guy who lifted weights three times a week, taught Karate and drove a truck. I’m just a normal guy, living a normal life.
Main character is a doctor who is dragged into criminal world against his will. But unexpectedly he appears to become more dangerous than any criminal in this world. He will chase and take down all the members of one secret society responsible for many of the most brutal crimes in human history.
It’s spring 1773 and Leslie Colden is a determined young cross-dresser hellbent on scientific discovery and philosophical quandaries. However, when a mysterious killer attacks the local village where Colden has chosen to roost for a spell, the path to science is held in question by the forces of the paranormal.400 ATSAdd to cart
“His kiss felt like a warm calamari ring that was pressing itself against my lips… Rubbery. Limp. Dead.”
Cathy Slater is finally in a relationship with her celebrity crush, the gorgeous young rock sensation, Nathan Jake.
But it isn’t the kind of romance that Cathy had always dreamed of having with him.
Nathan is a genetically-engineered alien hunter, who was made unable to love the way a man should love a woman.
What did his father mean when he said that Nathan would be able to love her one day? Will Cathy ever find out the truth behind those mysterious words, or will danger from new and old enemies tear her and the man she loves apart?
What if there is a secret organisation that protects us from alien invasion?
What if that organisation is being threatened by an enemy seeking revenge?
What if the Loch Ness Monster is real?
Cathy Slater’s life will never be the same when she finally meets gorgeous rock star Nathan Jake,
the guy she’s been crushing on for years.
She sees something she wasn’t meant to see.
She becomes involved in something that humans are not allowed to know.
Who is Nathan Jake really?
A tormented young celebrity, a brilliant magician or an alien hunter from another planet…
Only by risking her life and everything she knows, will Cathy discover the truth,
and find a love that will change her life forever.