The Joy of Search (MIT Press)
Friday, 11 October 2019

This book explains how to frame search queries so they will yield information and describes the best ways to use such resources as Google Earth, Google Scholar, Wikipedia, and Wikimedia.  With the subtitle, "A Google Insider's Guide to Going Beyond the Basics" it is by Daniel Russell,  Google's Űber Tech Lead for Search Quality and User Happiness who also created two free online courses on Power Search which as still available. Russell also shows why metadata is important, and how to triangulate information from multiple sources.



Author: Daniel Russell
Publisher: MIT Press
Date: September 2019
Pages: 336
ISBN: 978-0262042871
Print: 0262042878
Kindle: B07XQ66223
Audience: Web users
Level: Introductory
Category: General interest 

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JavaScript Cookbook (2nd Ed)

Author: Shelley Powers
Publisher: O'Reilly, 2015
Pages: 634
ISBN: 978-1491901885
Print: 1491901888
Kindle: B00SS9G9DC
Audience: Intermediate JavaScript programmers
Rating: 4.5
Reviewed by: Ian Elliot 

A cookbook for the more advanced programmer? Is this a good idea?

Robonomics: Prepare Today for the Jobless Economy of Tomorrow

Author: John Crews

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages: 170
ISBN: 978-1530910465
Print: 1530910463
Kindle: B01DQ20E1I
Audience: Everyone
Rating: 4.5
Reviewer: Ian Stirk

Concern about the future of jobs for you and your children, should make this a compelling book,  [ ... ]

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