This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
It's not my prime task, but I work together with a guy who works with the firmware. I want to have a sort of general knowledge to be able to discuss things with him. Do you know a beginners book for me?