Geek Rock by Alex DiBlasi, Victoria Willis

Geek Rock: An Exploration of Music and Subculture by Alex DiBlasi, Victoria Willis
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 1 MB
Overview: Geek Rock: An Exploration of Music and Subculture examines the relationship between geek culture and popular music, tracing a history from the late 1960s to the present day. The term “geek rock” refers to forms of popular music that celebrate all things campy, kitschy, and quirky. In this collection of essays, contributors explore the evolution of this music genre, from writing songs about poodles, girls, monster movies, and outer space to just what it means to be “white and nerdy.”
Editors Alex DiBlasi and Victoria Willis have gathered eleven essays from across the world, covering every facet of geek culture from its earliest influences, including, Frank Zappa, Captain Beefheart, Devo, They Might Be Giants, Weird Al Yankovic, Present-day advocates of “Nerdcore”
Geek Rock offers a working history of this subgenre, which has finally begun to come under academic study. The essays take a variety of scholarly approaches, encompassing musicology, race, gender studies, sociology, and Lacanian psychoanalysis.
Geek Rock will be of interest to readers of all backgrounds: music scholars, college and university professors, sociologists, and die-hard fans.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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Alex J Crumpton Ecom Cashflow Machine

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Alex J Crumpton – Ecom Cashflow Machine

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Alex Lukeman – Collection

Alex Lukeman – Collection

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Augmented Mind by Alex Bates (.M4B)

Augmented Mind: AI, Humans and the Superhuman Revolution by Alex Bates
Requirements: .M4A/.M4B reader, 296 MB
Overview: Excitement and momentum in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning has been accelerating with a global AI race in progress. After spending a decade on the front lines of the AI revolution, the author discovered the one key ingredient that was missing from mainstream AI research – humans!
This audiobook explains how augmenting humans, combining human intuition, and artificial intelligence, will herald an unprecedented era of productivity and financial success. The coming wave of human centered AI will help us solve the biggest problems facing humanity while also protecting us from rogue or weaponized AI systems. It includes a framework for creating hybrid solutions combining AI, machine learning, and human intuition that can, predict the future, improve our social lives, eliminate scarcity, and provide a clear roadmap to abundance and prosperity in the financial, health, and relationship industries that represents trillions in economic opportunity over the next decade.
Genre: Audiobooks > Non-Fiction

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Augmented Mind by Alex Bates (.M4B)

Augmented Mind: AI, Humans and the Superhuman Revolution by Alex Bates
Requirements: .M4A/.M4B reader, 296 MB
Overview: Excitement and momentum in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning has been accelerating with a global AI race in progress. After spending a decade on the front lines of the AI revolution, the author discovered the one key ingredient that was missing from mainstream AI research – humans!
This audiobook explains how augmenting humans, combining human intuition, and artificial intelligence, will herald an unprecedented era of productivity and financial success. The coming wave of human centered AI will help us solve the biggest problems facing humanity while also protecting us from rogue or weaponized AI systems. It includes a framework for creating hybrid solutions combining AI, machine learning, and human intuition that can, predict the future, improve our social lives, eliminate scarcity, and provide a clear roadmap to abundance and prosperity in the financial, health, and relationship industries that represents trillions in economic opportunity over the next decade.
Genre: Audiobooks > Non-Fiction

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Crossings by Alex Landragin

Life Isn’t Binary by Alex Iantaffi, Meg-John Barker

Life Isn’t Binary: On Being Both, Beyond, and In-Between by Alex Iantaffi, Meg-John Barker
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 847 kb
Overview: Challenging society’s rigid and binary ways of thinking, this original work shows the limitations that binary thinking has regarding our relationships, wellbeing sense of identity and more. Explaining how we can think and act in a less rigid manner, this fascinating book shows how life isn’t binary.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General >Social Sciences

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100 Artists’ Manifestos by Alex Danchev

100 Artists’ Manifestos: From the Futurists to the Stuckists by Alex Danchev
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 2.4 Mb
Overview: In this remarkable collection of 100 manifestos from the last 100 years, Alex Danchev presents the cacophony of voices of such diverse movements as Futurism, Dadaism, Surrealism, Feminism, Communism, Destructivism, Vorticism, Stridentism, Cannibalism and Stuckism, taking in along the way film, architecture, fashion, and cookery.

Artists’ manifestos are nothing if not revolutionary. They are outlandish, outrageous, and frequently offensive. They combine wit, wisdom, and world-shaking demands. This collection gathers together an international array of artists of every stripe, including Kandinsky, Mayakovsky, Rodchenko, Le Corbusier, Picabia, Dalí, Oldenburg, Vertov, Baselitz, Kitaj, Murakami, Gilbert and George, together with their allies and collaborators – such figures as Marinetti, Apollinaire, Breton, Trotsky, Guy Debord and Rem Koolhaas. Edited with an Introduction by Alex Danchev
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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Applied Core Conditioning by Alex Reid

Applied Core Conditioning by Alex Reid
Requirements: EPUB Reader 17.66 MB
Overview: Applied Core Conditioning contains all the information necessary to help design, prescribe and programme core conditioning strategies for those who wish toremain well conditioned and to prevent injury, and for those undergoing rehabilitation. The knowledge that eighty percent of us all will experience low back pain at some point in our lives should be motivation enough to take conditioning and preventative steps via an effective applied core conditioning programme.
The book presents sport specific solutions for exercise selection, with programme design, sets, repetitions and loading all discussed in detail, in addition to a chapter presenting six different case studies that reflect the challenges of rehabilitating debilitating injuries like prolapsed disc, pars defect and hamstring tendinopathy, amongst others. Effective rehabilitation strategies are presented in detail to provide an insight into recovery and strengthening concepts. Aimed at serious sports people and coaches it presents six different case studies that reflect the challenges of rehabilitating debilitating injuries. Fully illustrated with colour photographs and diagrams.
Genre: Non-Fiction – Health, Fitness & Medical –

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Rootkits and Bootkits by Alex Matrosov

Rootkits and Bootkits: Reversing Modern Malware and Next Generation Threats by Alex Matrosov, Eugene Rodionov, Sergey Bratus
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 26 MB
Overview: Rootkits and Bootkits will teach you how to understand and counter sophisticated, advanced threats buried deep in a machine’s boot process or UEFI firmware. With the aid of numerous case studies and professional research from three of the world’s leading security experts, you’ll trace malware development over time from rootkits like TDL3 to present-day UEFI implants and examine how they infect a system, persist through reboot, and evade security software.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Tech & Devices

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Only the Dead Can Tell – Alex Gray

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Start Quilting with Alex Anderson by Alex Anderson

Start Quilting with Alex Anderson: Everything First-Time Quilters Need to Succeed; 8 Quick Projects–Most in 4 Sizes, 3rd edition by Alex Anderson
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 15 MB
Overview: Make your first quilt a success with help from internationally beloved teacher Alex Anderson. Includes instructions for 8 beautiful quilts.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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Super Simple Quilts #4..by Alex Anderson

Super Simple Quilts #4 with Alex Anderson Liz Aneloski: 9 Applique Projects to Sew With or Without a Machine By Alex Anderson
Requirements: .PDF reader, 5.1 MB
Overview: Whether youre a new quilter about to make your first quilt, or an expert looking for a quick charity quilt design, youll love these super-easy appliqu# quilts.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General Craft

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