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Where to find the latest book releases on theoretical computer science?

I was wondering if there is an online source where I can find the latest book releases on theoretical computer science issues? And I mean quality books and papers on new and upcoming issues from ...
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Heuristic algorithm design techniques

I am looking for a good relatively complete and up-to-date book or survey about heuristic algorithm design techniques.
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What is a good route for a math student to self study computer science systematically and efficiently?

I decided to ask this question after being attracted by how much one can do with the knowledge in computer science, including iOS application development, game(or mods) development, website creating, ...
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Book Recommendations for a General Introduction to (Theoretical) Computer Science

After perusing the web and cstheory.stackexchange in particular, I've come across many different wonderful resources in Computer Science - from Sipser's "Introduction to the Theory of Computation" to ...
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Texts on application of randomized algorithms

as far as I know, Motwani & Raghavan, ”Randomized Algorithms”, Cambridge University Press, 1995 is the standard book for randomized algorithms. This is an excellent theoretical intro. Which is ...
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Good references for understanding the underlying abstractions/ideas of functional programming?

What are some good references, not very dense, to understand the underlying math and computability aspects of the notion of "functional programming"? I'd like to have something that talks about it ...