Code (häftad)
Format
Häftad (Paperback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
480
Utgivningsdatum
2022-08-31
Upplaga
2
Förlag
Microsoft Press
Illustratör/Fotograf
portraits facsimiles
Illustrationer
facsimiles, portraits
Dimensioner
229 x 153 x 25 mm
Vikt
672 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9780137909100
Code (häftad)

Code

The Hidden Language of Computer Hardware and Software

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Timeless and accessible, Code can show anyone how computers really work. You'll gain a depth of understanding rivaling that of electrical engineers, as you come to recognize the beauty and elegance that made the computer one of the past century's greatest human achievements. Charles Petzold has fully updated his classic guide to reflect dramatic changes to the experience of computing, modernize cultural and technology references throughout, add even more powerfully intuitive 2-color line drawings, and present five new chapters. Code, Second Edition first establishes what numeric codes are, and then walks you one "baby step" at a time through the basic theoretical and applied concepts required to construct a simple computer. For more effective learning, Petzold describes rudimentary digital technology, while also revealing how today's world of media and connectivity was built through the pervasive use of numeric codes.
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Charles Petzold is also the author of The Annotated Turing: A Guided Tour through Alan Turing's Historic Paper on Computability and the Turing Machine (Wiley, 2008). He wrote a bunch of other books too, but they're mostly about programming applications for Microsoft Windows, and they're all obsolete now. He lives in New York City with his wife, historian and novelist Deirdre Sinnott, and two cats named Honey and Heidi. His website is www.charlespetzold.com.

Innehållsförteckning

1. Best Friends 2. Codes and Combinations 3. Braille and Binary Codes 4. Anatomy of a Flashlight 5. Communicating Around Corners 6. Telegraphs and Relays 7. Our Ten Digits 8. Alternatives to Ten 9. Bit by Bit by Bit 10. Logic and Switches 11. Switches and Gates 12. A Binary Adding Machine 13. But What About Subtraction? 14. Feedback and Flip-Flops 15. Relays, Tubes, and Transistors 16. Bytes and Hex 17. Displaying Hex Digits 18. An Assemblage of Memory 19: Automating Arithmetic 20. Jumps and Calls 21. Computer 2.0 22. Characters and Decimals 23. Peripherals 24. Languages Low and High 25. Everything is a Code