Designing the User Interface: Strategies for Effective Human-Computer Interaction 6th Edition

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Software Design Decoded: 66 Ways Experts Think The MIT Press

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Interaction Design: Beyond Human-Computer Interaction

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The Design of Everyday Things: Revised and Expanded Edition

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Information Technology Project Management

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Don't Make Me Think, Revisited: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability 3rd Edition Voices That Matter

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An Introduction to Formal Languages and Automata

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Information Technology Project Management

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Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach 3rd Edition

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Android Application Development

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Programming Language Pragmatics

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