Switching to the Mac: The Missing Manual, Lion Edition by David Pogue

By David Pogue

Ready to maneuver to the Mac? This incomparable advisor is helping you're making a soft transition. New York Times columnist and lacking Manuals writer David Pogue will get you previous 3 demanding situations: shifting your stuff, assembling Mac courses so that you can do what you probably did with home windows, and studying your method round Mac OS X.

studying to exploit a Mac isn't a bit of cake, yet when you do, the rewards are oh-so-much larger. No viruses, worms, or spy ware. No questionable firewalls or inefficient permissions. only a appealing laptop with a completely trustworthy approach. even if you're utilizing home windows XP or home windows 7, we've received you covered.
* Transfer your stuff. relocating records from a computer to a Mac is the straightforward half. This advisor will get you thru the difficult issues: extracting your electronic mail, tackle booklet, calendar, net bookmarks, blood brother record, machine photos, and MP3 records.
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* Learn Mac OS X Lion. as soon as you've moved into the Macintosh mansion, it's time to benefit your means round. You're in reliable fingers with the writer of Mac OS X: The lacking Manual, the number one bestselling advisor to Mac OS X.

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PCs Just the Steps For Dummies by Nancy C. Muir

By Nancy C. Muir

Your first notebook might be intimidating. You’re most likely panicky that you’ll hit a fallacious key and ship your details to a few high-tech black gap or reason your notebook to self-destruct. to not fear. computers simply the stairs For Dummies delivers easy instructions for purchasing stuff performed together with your PC—everything from turning it directly to utilizing the web or a community. The book’s layout good points columns, with numbered step by step directions on one facet and corresponding illustrations, display photographs, or photographs at the different. you simply choose the duty you must do and lookup useful, no-nonsense how-to. This consultant covers:

  • Hardware fundamentals and peripherals, together with printers, faxes, and scanners
  • Working with home windows XP, together with coping with reminiscence and dealing with records and folders
  • Working with sound and video
  • Going on-line, looking the net with web Explorer, and e-mailing with Outlook convey
  • Networking, together with configuration and connection and sharing folders or printers
  • Protecting and troubleshooting your computer

With functional association and a task-oriented process, this ebook may have you encouraged rather than intimidated. You won’t get an unabridged heritage of desktops and many gibberish; you'll get transparent, easy-to-follow directions that assist you get your projects performed successfully in your notebook.

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Microcontrollers Fundamentals for Engineers And Scientists by Steven F. Barrett, Daniel Pack

By Steven F. Barrett, Daniel Pack

This publication presents training scientists and engineers an educational at the primary ideas and use of microcontrollers. this present day, microcontrollers, or unmarried built-in circuit (chip) desktops, play serious roles in just about all instrumentation and regulate platforms. so much current books arewritten for undergraduate and graduate scholars taking an electric and/or computing device engineering path. moreover, those texts have beenwritten with a specific version of microcontroller because the goal dialogue. those textbooks additionally require a considered necessary wisdom of electronic layout basics. This textbook offers the elemental suggestions universal to all microcontrollers. Our ambitions are to give the over-arching conception of microcontroller operation and to supply a close dialogue on constituent subsystems on hand in such a lot microcontrollers. With such pursuits, we envision that the speculation mentioned during this booklet may be easily utilized to a wide selection of microcontroller applied sciences, permitting practising scientists and engineers to turn into accustomed to easy ideas ahead of starting a layout concerning a selected microcontroller. we've got came across that the basic ideas of a given microcontroller are simply transferred to different controllers. even supposing this can be a particularly small booklet, it really is jam-packed with worthy info for quick bobbing up to hurry on microcontroller ideas.

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Custom PC [UK] (January 2012)

Customized notebook is the journal for those who are keen about notebook know-how and undefined. no matter if you've been development and customising computers for years or you've simply all started performance-tuning ready-made platforms, all of the details you would like is now in a single place.

Custom workstation isn't simply one other computer magazine - it's the one journal with sufficient room to commit entire pages to unmarried product reports. And we're no longer conversing dull printers and hum-drum peripherals, however the top acting parts - no matter what your finances.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab Application Sketch Book by Dean Kaplan

By Dean Kaplan

Think you've gotten the subsequent nice Samsung Galaxy Tab app inspiration? The Samsung Galaxy Tab software comic strip ebook is an important instrument for any aspiring Android developer. This comic strip e-book makes it effortless to centralize and manage your principles, that includes enlarged Samsung Galaxy Tab templates to put in writing on. Professionally published on high quality paper, it has a complete of one hundred fifty gridded templates so you might draft rules and doodle designs whereas delivering abundant room to make notes and rfile the app identify and reveal identify. This booklet is a useful instrument for bringing your subsequent nice Galaxy capsule app thought to life!

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Beginning iPhone and iPad Web Apps: Scripting with HTML5, by Chris Apers

By Chris Apers

This publication may help you subscribe to the hundreds of thousands of profitable iPhone apps builders while not having to benefit Objective-C or the Cocoa contact APIs. to be able to practice your current internet improvement abilities to iPhone and iPad improvement, then you can now. WebKit's aid for HTML5 capability any internet developer can create compelling apps for either the iPhone and the larger-screen iPad.

Beginning iPhone & iPad internet Apps takes you thru the most recent cellular net criteria in addition to the categorical beneficial properties of the iPhone and iPad. you will know about WebKit and cellular Safari, HTML5 and CSS3, vector pix and multimedia help. you will discover the integrated gains of the iPhone and iPad and the way most sensible to exploit them.

The marketplace for internet apps for the iPhone and iPad is increasing swiftly. you should learn about all of the benefits, and Beginning iPhone & iPad internet Apps is definitely the right beginning point.

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Mobile Computing: Implementing Pervasive Information and by Shambhu Upadhyaya, Abhijit Chaudhury, Kevin Kwiat, Mark

By Shambhu Upadhyaya, Abhijit Chaudhury, Kevin Kwiat, Mark Weiser

Mobil Computing: enforcing Pervasive info and communique Technologies is designed to deal with a few of the company and technical demanding situations of pervasive computing that surround present and rising know-how criteria, infrastructures and architectures, and cutting edge and excessive influence functions of cellular applied sciences in digital companies. a few of the articles study a number of matters together with: the demanding situations and present recommendations in cellular connectivity and coordination; administration infrastructures; cutting edge architectures for fourth new release instant and Ad-hoc networks; error-free frequency assignments for instant verbal exchange; reasonably-priced wavelength assignments in optical conversation networks; information and transaction modeling in a cellular atmosphere, and bandwidth matters and knowledge routing in cellular Ad-hoc networks.

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Learning the iPhone SDK for JavaScript Programmers: Create by Danny Goodman

By Danny Goodman

Is it attainable for JavaScript programmers to profit Apple's iOS four SDK and continue to exist? know-how guru Danny Goodman did, and with this publication he leaves a well-marked path so you might stick with. an expert on JavaScript given that its inception, Goodman is familiar with the demanding situations you may face in developing local iOS apps with this SDK, and introduces Xcode, Objective-C, and Cocoa contact in a context you are going to without problems comprehend.

Why hassle with the SDK should you can easily construct internet apps for Apple's iOS units? net apps cannot entry an iPhone's track library, digital camera, or iOS approach software program for maps, audio, and extra. Nor are you able to promote net apps within the App shop. that allows you to take complete benefit of the iPhone and iPad, iOS four SDK is your instrument -- and this is often your booklet. contains complete assurance of iOS SDK 4.2.

  • Learn the excellence among net app and iOS local app programming
  • Create a workbench app to check code snippets through the studying approach
  • Get a structural view of an iOS app, and evaluate the method of creating gadgets in Objective-C as opposed to JavaScipt
  • Discover how your code launches iOS apps and makes them user-ready
  • Learn approximately iOS reminiscence administration info which are diverse from JavaScript, together with tips and knowledge kinds
  • Use Objective-C and Cocoa contact to enforce universal JavaScript projects

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