Computers

PCs For Dummies

The bestselling workstation reference at the planet—now on hand in its thirteenth edition

Completely up to date to hide the most recent expertise and software program, the thirteenth variation of PCs For Dummies tackles utilizing a working laptop or computer in pleasant, human phrases. concentrating on the desires of the start desktop person, whereas additionally concentrating on people who find themselves accustomed to computers, yet have to wake up to hurry at the most up-to-date model of home windows. This hands-on consultant takes the dread out of operating with a private computer.

Leaving painful jargon and complicated terminology at the back of, it covers home windows nine OS, connecting to and utilizing prone and information within the cloud, and a lot more. Written through Dan Gookin, the unique For Dummies writer, it tells you ways to make a computer buy, what to appear for in a brand new workstation, how you can paintings with the newest working procedure, how one can shield your documents, what you are able to do on-line, media administration guidance, or even simple themes you are most likely too shy to invite a chum about.

  • Determine what you would like in a laptop and the way to set it up
  • Configure your notebook, hook up a printer, and fix to the Internet
  • Find your means round home windows nine OS comfortably and confidence
  • Play video clips and tune, view photographs, and discover social media

If you are a first-time computing device consumer at domestic or at paintings or simply have to brush up at the most modern technological developments, the recent version of this bestselling consultant will get you up and operating fast.

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Cloud Application Architectures: Building Applications and Infrastructure in the Cloud (Theory in Practice (O'Reilly))

By George Reese

If you are interested in making plans IT infrastructure as a community or approach architect, process administrator, or developer, this ebook may also help you adapt your talents to paintings with those hugely scalable, hugely redundant infrastructure companies.

While analysts hotly debate the benefits and dangers of cloud computing, IT employees and programmers are left to figure out even if and the way to place their functions into those virtualized providers. Cloud program Architectures presents solutions -- and demanding advice -- on problems with price, availability, functionality, scaling, privateness, and protection.

With Cloud program Architectures, you will:

  • Understand the variations among conventional deployment and cloud computing
  • Determine no matter if relocating current functions to the cloud makes technical and company sense
  • Analyze and evaluate the long term expenditures of cloud providers, conventional website hosting, and possessing devoted servers
  • Learn find out how to construct a transactional net program for the cloud or migrate one to it
  • Understand how the cloud is helping you greater arrange for catastrophe recovery
  • Change your standpoint on software scaling

To supply reasonable examples of the book's rules in motion, the writer delves into the various offerings and operations to be had on Amazon net providers, and comprises high-level summaries of numerous of the opposite companies on the market this day.

Cloud software Architectures presents top practices that observe to each to be had cloud provider. methods to make the transition to the cloud and get ready your net purposes to succeed.

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Making Things Happen: Mastering Project Management (Theory in Practice)

By Scott Berkun

Within the up-to-date version of this significantly acclaimed and bestselling publication, Microsoft undertaking veteran Scott Berkun deals a suite of essays on field-tested philosophies and methods for outlining, major, and coping with tasks. every one essay distills advanced recommendations and demanding situations into useful nuggets of important recommendation, and the recent variation now provides extra price for leaders and executives of tasks all over. according to his 9 years of expertise as a software supervisor for net Explorer and lead application supervisor for home windows and MSN, Berkun explains to technical and non-technical readers alike what it takes to get via a wide software program or internet improvement undertaking. Making issues Happen does not cite particular equipment, yet makes a speciality of philosophy and procedure. not like different venture administration books, Berkun deals own essays in a snug type and straightforward tone that emulate the connection of a smart venture supervisor who provides solid, wonderful and passionate recommendation to those that ask. issues during this new version contain:

  • How to make issues occur
  • Making solid judgements
  • Specifications and requisites
  • Ideas and what to do with them
  • How to not annoy humans
  • Leadership and belief
  • The fact approximately making dates
  • What to do while issues cross wrong

entire with a brand new ahead from the writer and a dialogue consultant for forming interpreting groups/teams, Making issues Happen bargains in-depth routines that will help you observe classes from the booklet on your activity. it truly is inspiring, humorous, sincere, and compelling, and certainly the single publication that you simply and your workforce have to have inside arm's succeed in during the lifetime of your venture. Coming from the infrequent viewpoint of somebody who fought tricky battles on Microsoft'sbiggest tasks and taught undertaking layout and administration for MSTE, Microsoft's inner most sensible practices team, this can be invaluable suggestion certainly. it's going to serve you good along with your present paintings, and on destiny tasks to return.

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Programming Android

By Zigurd Mednieks, Laird Dornin, G. Blake Meike, Masumi Nakamura

Thank you for making Programming Android a tremendous good fortune! This variation has been outdated by way of the second one version, ISBN 1449316646, additionally bought right here on Amazon.com.

What does it take to construct well-engineered Android purposes? discover Android's middle development blocks and APIs intensive with this authoritative advisor, and tips on how to create compelling apps that paintings on an entire variety of Android units. you will paintings with confirmed methods to app layout and implementation--including software frameworks for you to use as a kick off point on your personal projects.
Delve into sensors, local improvement, 3D images, and lots of different issues, and realize how you can construct apps at the platform of your selection. in case you are an intermediate to complex programmer, you are going to find out how to make nice Android apps.
  • Learn the way to use the Android SDK with the Eclipse IDE
  • Apply complicated Java ideas despite your event with the language
  • Create an Android consumer interface that is eye-catching and simple to navigate
  • Use the Fragment API for capsule person interfaces
  • Make your program suitable with Honeycomb and previous versions
  • Understand Android's targeted database layout matters and the position of SQLite
  • Use sensors and gestures to extend your app's enter past simply tapping and scrolling
  • Explore Android APIs for multimedia, place, conversation, NFC, and different purposes

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No Code Required: Giving Users Tools to Transform the Web

By Allen Cypher, Tessa Lau, Jeffrey Nichols

No Code Required offers many of the layout, approach architectures, study methodologies, and assessment techniques which are utilized by finish clients programming on the internet. It additionally provides the instruments that would enable clients to take part within the production in their personal internet.
Comprised of 7 elements, the e-book offers simple information regarding the sector of end-user programming. half 1 issues out that the Firefox browser is without doubt one of the differentiating elements thought of for end-user programming on the net. half 2 discusses the automation and customization of the net. half three covers the several methods to featuring a really good platform for making a new net browser. half four discusses 3 platforms that target the custom-made instruments that might be utilized by the tip clients in exploring quite a lot of information on the internet. half five explains the function of usual language within the end-user programming structures. half 6 presents an summary of the assumptions at the accessibility of the website proprietors of the internet content material. finally, half 7 bargains the belief of the Web-active finish person, a person who's looking new technologies.

*The first booklet given that net 2.0 that covers the most recent learn, improvement, and platforms rising from HCI study labs on finish person programming tools

*Featuring contributions from the creators of Adobe’s Zoetrope and Intel’s Mash Maker, discussing try effects, implementation, suggestions, and methods ahead during this booming sector

*Companion website beneficial properties video demonstrations of every method (http://www.elsevierdirect.com/v2/companion.jsp?ISBN=9780123815415)

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Wireless Home Networking For Dummies, 4th Edition

By Danny Briere

The perennial bestseller indicates you the way proportion your documents and net connection throughout a instant network

Fully up to date for home windows 7 and Mac OS X Snow Leopard, this new version of this bestseller returns with all of the most modern in instant criteria and defense. This enjoyable and pleasant advisor indicates you ways to combine your iPhone, iPod contact, phone, or gaming approach into your place community. Veteran authors escort you thru a number of the monetary and logisitical issues you might want to have in mind ahead of construction a instant community at home.

  • Covers the fundamentals of making plans, fitting, and utilizing instant LANs
  • Reviews crucial info at the newest defense issues
  • Delivers useful how you can remain present with fast-moving technology
  • Discusses how one can proportion assets similar to printers, scanners, an online connection, records, and extra with a number of pcs on one network

Wireless domestic Networking For Dummies, 4th Edition skips the technical jargon and will get you attached with need-to-know info on construction a instant domestic network.

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Concepts of Programming Languages (9th Edition)

By Robert Sebesta

Notice: this can be an OCRed model of the 200MB add of the e-book right here on Bibliotik. inspiration I'd minimize it a piece and make it extra printer friendly.

KEY BENEFIT: a radical creation to the most constructs of latest programming languages and the instruments had to seriously evaluation latest and destiny programming languages. KEY TOPICS: Evolution of the most important Programming Languages; Describing Syntax and Semantics; Lexical and Syntax research; Names, Bindings, sort Checking, and Scopes; facts kinds; Expressions and project Statements; Statement-Level regulate buildings; Subprograms; enforcing Subprograms; summary info kinds and Encapsulation Constructs; aid for Object-Oriented Programming; Concurrency; Exception dealing with and occasion dealing with; practical Programming Languages; common sense Programming Languages MARKET: a great reference encapsulating the heritage and way forward for programming languages.

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In the Beginning...was the Command Line

By Neal Stephenson

This is "the notice" -- one man's be aware, definitely -- concerning the artwork (and artifice) of the country of our computer-centric life. And since the "one guy" is Neal Stephenson, "the hacker Hemingway" (Newsweek) -- acclaimed novelist, pragmatist, seer, nerd-friendly thinker, and nationally bestselling writer of groundbreaking literary works (Snow Crash, Cryptonomicon, etc., etc.) -- the notice is easily worthy listening to. often well-reasoned exam and partial rant, Stephenson's In the Beginning... used to be the Command Line is a considerate, irreverent, hilarious treatise at the cyber-culture previous and current; on working method tyrannies and downloaded well known revolutions; on the net, Disney global, sizeable Bangs, let alone the that means of lifestyles itself.

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Learn Ruby the Hard Way: A Simple and Idiomatic Introduction to the Imaginative World Of Computational Thinking with Code (3rd Edition) (Zed Shaw's Hard Way Series)

You Will Learn Ruby!

 

Zed Shaw has perfected the world’s top procedure for studying Ruby. stick with it and you may succeed–just just like the millions of novices Zed has taught thus far! You deliver the self-discipline, dedication, and endurance; the writer provides every little thing else.

 

In Learn Ruby the challenging method, 3rd Edition , you’ll study Ruby via operating via fifty two brilliantly crafted routines. learn them. variety their code precisely. (No copying and pasting!) repair your error. Watch the courses run. As you do, you’ll learn the way software program works; what solid courses seem like; how one can learn, write, and view code; and the way to discover and connect your error utilizing methods expert programmers use. most significantly, you’ll examine the next, that you have to commence writing very good Ruby software program of your own:

 

• fitting your Ruby environment

• Organizing and writing code

• Ruby symbols and keywords

• simple mathematics

• Variables and printing

• Strings and text

• Interacting with users

• operating with files

• utilizing and developing functions

• Looping and logic

• Arrays and elements

• Hashmaps

• software design

• Object-oriented programming

• Inheritance and composition

• Modules, periods, and objects

• venture “skeleton” directories

• Debugging and automatic testing

• complex consumer input

• textual content processing

• easy video game development

• uncomplicated net development

 

It’ll Be difficult firstly. yet quickly, You’ll simply Get It–And that would consider Great!

This educational will present you for each minute you set into it. quickly, you’ll be aware of one of many world’s strongest, renowned programming languages. You’ll be a Ruby programmer.

 

Watch Zed, too! The accompanying DVD comprises five+ hours of passionate, powerful educating: a whole Ruby video course!

 

Zed Shaw is an avid guitar participant, programmer, and author whose books educate humans around the world tips to write software program. His publication Learn Python the demanding method has been learn via hundreds of thousands of individuals around the globe. His software program has been utilized by many huge and small businesses. His essays are usually quoted and skim by way of individuals of many geek groups. he's an pleasing and energetic author, who's guaranteed to preserve you guffawing and make you think.

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Scaling CouchDB

By Bradley Holt

This useful advisor deals a quick direction on scaling CouchDB to fulfill the potential wishes of your dispensed software. via a chain of scenario-based examples, this publication allows you to discover numerous equipment for making a approach which may accommodate development and meet anticipated call for. within the technique, you know about numerous instruments which can assist you with replication, load balancing, clustering, and cargo checking out and monitoring.

  • Apply functionality assistance for tuning your database
  • Replicate information, utilizing Futon and CouchDB’s RESTful interface
  • Distribute CouchDB’s workload via load balancing
  • Learn suggestions for making a cluster of CouchDB nodes, together with BigCouch, living room, and Pillow
  • Conduct allotted load checking out with Tsung

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