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Toward Social Internet of Things (SIoT): Enabling Technologies, Architectures and Applications

This unique book discusses a selection of highly relevant topics in the Social Internet of Things (SIoT), including blockchain, fog computing and data fusion. It also presents numerous SIoT-related applications in fields such as agriculture, health care, education and security, allowing researchers and industry practitioners to gain a better understanding of the Social Internet of [...]

Homomorphic Encryption and Applications

This book introduces the fundamental concepts of homomorphic encryption. From these foundations, applications are developed in the fields of private information retrieval, private searching on streaming data, privacy-preserving data mining, electronic voting and cloud computing. The content is presented in an instructional and practical style, with concrete examples to enhance the reader’s understanding. This volume [...]

Fully Homomorphic Encryption in Real World Applications

This book explores the latest developments in fully homomorphic encryption (FHE), an effective means of performing arbitrary operations on encrypted data before storing it in the ‘cloud’. The book begins by addressing perennial problems like sorting and searching through FHE data, followed by a detailed discussion of the basic components of any algorithm and adapting [...]

Database System Concepts 7th Edition

Database System Concepts presents the fundamental concepts of database management in an intuitive manner geared toward allowing students to begin working with databases as quickly as possible. A familiarity with basic data structures, computer organization, and a high-level programming language are the only prerequisites. Important theoretical results are covered, but formal proofs are omitted. In [...]

Database Modeling Step by Step

With the aim of simplifying relational database modeling, Database Modeling Step-by-Step presents the standard approach to database normalization and then adds its own approach, which is a more simplistic, intuitive way to building relational database models. Going from basics to contemporary topics, the book opens with relational data modeling and ends with BigData database modeling following a [...]

Principles Of Distributed Database Systems

The fourth edition of this classic textbook provides major updates. This edition has completely new chapters on Big Data Platforms (distributed storage systems, MapReduce, Spark, data stream processing, graph analytics) and on NoSQL, NewSQL and polystore systems. It also includes an updated web data management chapter that includes RDF and semantic web discussion, an integrated [...]

UnBlock the Blockchain

This book presents a state-of-the-art overview of blockchains, a significant innovation that has already started to redesign business, social and political interactions. The technology is attracting considerable interest among researchers in industry and academia wanting to study and leverage the potential of blockchains to provide a decentralized and distributed public ledger for all the participating [...]

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Comment construire le futur pour l’homme qui a créé PayPal et investi dans Facebook, SpaceX et Linkedin. -« Ce livre propose des idées complètement nouvelles et apporte une véritable bouffée d’air frais sur une question vitale : comment créer de la valeur en ce monde. » Mark Zuckerberg, PDG de Facebook – « Peter Thiel [...]

Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future

If you want to build a better future, you must believe in secrets. The great secret of our time is that there are still uncharted frontiers to explore and new inventions to create. In Zero to One, legendary entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel shows how we can find singular ways to create those new things. Thiel [...]

Blockchain for Decision Makers

In addition to cryptocurrencies, blockchain-based apps are being developed in different industries such as banking, supply chain, and healthcare to achieve digital transformation and enhance user experience. Blockchain is not only about Bitcoin or cryptocurrencies, but also about different technologies such as peer-to-peer networks, consensus mechanisms, and cryptography. These technologies together help sustain trustless environments [...]

Soft Skills Books

HBR Emotional Intelligence Ultimate Boxed Set (14 Books) (HBR Emotional Intelligence Series)

Free Download Link   How to be human at work. HBR's Emotional Intelligence Series features ...


HBR Emotional Intelligence Boxed Set (6 Books) (HBR Emotional Intelligence Series)

Free Download Link How to be human at work. HBR's Emotional Intelligence Series features smart, ...


HBR 20-Minute Manager Boxed Set (10 Books) (HBR 20-Minute Manager Series)

You’ll get up to speed fast on the most essential business skills with this set of concise, ...


HBR Guide to Thinking Strategically (HBR Guide Series)

Synopsis The essential guide for managers to learn how to think strategically, focus on the big ...


Blockchain Books

Token Economy: How the Web3 reinvents the Internet

This is the second edition of the book Token Economy originally published in June 2019. The basic structure of this second edition is the same as the first edition, with slightly updated content of existing chapters and four additional chapters: “User-Centric Identities,” “Privacy Tokens,” “Lending Tokens,” and How to Design a Token System and more ...

Les biens publics et la Thèse de la cuvette protocolaire (The Protocol Sink Thesis)

Ethereum est une plate-forme destinée aux biens publics mondiaux dans le domaine de la monnaie et de la finance. La thèse de la cuvette protocolaire illustre comment les applications passent du statut d’expériences financières à des plateformes financières mondiales que l’on ne peut pas interrompre, et qui sont utilisées par chacun. Plus les gens utilisent ...

5 protocoles DeFi qui pourraient réaliser un airdrop prochainement

Une pratique en vogue avec la finance décentralisée Il y a quelques semaines, le site Bankless s’est amusé à répertorier les protocoles de la finance décentralisée (DeFi) qui pourraient émettre leurs tokens de gouvernance via un airdrop à leurs premiers utilisateurs. Avec l’engouement pour la finance décentralisée, cette pratique est devenue monnaie courante : PoolTogether, Uniswap, 1inch, ...

Mastering Blockchain

The future will be increasingly distributed. As the publicity surrounding Bitcoin and blockchain has shown, distributed technology and business models are gaining popularity. Yet the disruptive potential of this technology is often obscured by hype and misconception. This detailed guide distills the complex, fast moving ideas behind blockchain into an easily digestible reference manual, showing ...

Finance Books

Un gros mouvement en approche pour le Bitcoin (BTC) et l’Ether (ETH) ?

La tendance de fond du Bitcoin (BTC) reste haussière Lors de notre précédente analyse, nous vous expliquions l’importance de revenir clôturer au-dessus de la Kijun Weekly durant les prochaines bougies. La bougie de la semaine dernière a été plutôt positive puisqu’elle s’est figée en marteau inversé, généralement signe d’un possible retour à la hausse dans ce cas de figure. Le BTC ...


10 reasons why Ethereum is on course to breach $10,000

It’s been quite a roller-coaster of a year for Ethereum. When 2021 began, ETH was valued at just over $720 on the charts. At the time of writing, however, ETH was trading just under the $4100-level. Thanks to the scale of its performance, many crypto-enthusiasts have presented their own predictions for Ethereum’s current rally. ‘ETH is well on its ...

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