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Galaxy S5: The Missing Manual

Galaxy S5: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 25-JUL-2014

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Get the most out of Samsung’s Galaxy S5 smartphone right from the start. With clear instructions from technology expert Preston Gralla, this Missing Manual gives you a guided tour of Samsung's new flagship phone, including great new features such as the fingerprint scanner, heart rate sensor, and Download Booster. You’ll get expert tips and tricks for playing music, calling and texting, shooting photos and videos, and even getting some work done....

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The Ultimate iPad: Your Digital Life at Your Fingertips

The Ultimate iPad: Your Digital Life at Your Fingertips

By: James Floyd Kelly

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 11-JUL-2014

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Use Your iPad to Simplify, De-Clutter, Improve, and De-Stress Your Life! Your iPad. You already know it’s fun. But did you know it can save you hours every single week? Did you know it can help you get rid of clutter, annoyances, and stress—both paper and digital? Do you know the tricks and shortcuts for doing more with your iPad than you ever did with your PC or Mac? With The Ultimate iPad, you will—and it’ll be easy! One simple step at a time, James Floyd Kelly will help you pick and use the best apps and services to pull together all your content, media, and knowledge: email,...

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Getting Started with Windows VDI

Getting Started with Windows VDI

By: Andrew Fryer

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 14-JUL-2014

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Create, maintain, and secure scalable and resilient virtual desktops with Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 Explore the various parts of the VDI infrastructure such as the broker, web access server, and virtualization host Provide access for remote workers via any supported device Using a step-by-step approach, quickly grasp the complexities of VDI and learn to deploy its features In Detail This easy-to-follow introduction guide brings together all of the knowledge required to build a successful Virtual Desktop project that is secure, scalable, and highly...

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iPad and iPhone Video: Film, Edit, and Share the Apple Way

iPad and iPhone Video: Film, Edit, and Share the Apple Way

By: Jeff Carlson

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 18-JUL-2014

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For anyone who has ever used an iPhone or iPad, you know there is a powerful video camera inside that can shoot phenomenal HD video and is incredibly easy to use . But simply shooting video is only one step to visualizing and digitizing  your creative efforts. In iPad and iPhone Video, bestselling author Jeff Carlson shows you how to best harness the powers of these remarkable devices. Jeff explores all the steps to shooting great video in a variety of scenarios, from outdoor sunny arenas to dark concert venues. He’ll explain everything you need to know about editing the results in order...

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My Office® for iPad®

My Office® for iPad®

By: Paul McFedries

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 10-JUL-2014

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Covers Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and OneNote for iPad Step-by-step instructions with callouts to new Office for iPad screenshots that show you exactly what to do. Help when you run into Office problems or limitations. Tips and Notes to help you get the most from Office on your iPad. Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through doing exactly what you want with Office. Learn how to: • Master core skills you can use in every Office for iPad program • Quickly create highly visual documents with advanced formatting and graphics • Enter, edit, and work efficiently with text in...

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Logic Pro X

Logic Pro X

By: David Nahmani

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 12-JUL-2014

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• Lektions- und Mediendateien zur Bearbeitung der praktischen Übungen stehen als Download bereit (in englischer Sprache)• Die einzelnen Lektionen sind jeweils sorgfältig auf praktische Aufgaben zugeschnitten, die sich Ihnen bei der täglichen Arbeit stellen, und zeigen Ihnen, wie Sie sie meistern• Wiederholungsfragen fassen den Lernstoff zusammen und helfen Ihnen, sich für die Zertifizierungsprüfung von Apple vorzubereiten.• Das Buch ist in einem leicht verständlichen Stil geschrieben• Die reiche Bebilderung hilft Ihnen, die vorgestellten Techniken schnell zu beherrschen• Die Angabe der...

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Performance Optimization and Tuning Techniques for IBM Processors, including IBM POWER8

Performance Optimization and Tuning Techniques for IBM Processors, including IBM POWER8

By: Brian Hall; Ryan Arnold; Peter Bergner; Wainer dos Santos Moschetta; Robert Enenkel; Pat Haugen; Michael R. Meissner; Alex Mericas; Philipp Oehler; Berni Schiefer; Brian F. Veale; Suresh Warrier; Daniel Zabawa; Adhemerval Zanella

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 11-JUL-2014

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication focuses on gathering the correct technical information, and laying out simple guidance for optimizing code performance on IBM POWER8™ systems that run the AIX®, IBM i, or Linux operating systems. There is much straightforward performance optimization that can be performed with a minimum of effort and without extensive previous experience or in-depth knowledge. The POWER8 processor contains many new and important performance features, such as support for eight hardware threads in each core and support for transactional memory. POWER8 is a strict superset of...

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Power Query for Power BI and Excel

Power Query for Power BI and Excel

By: Chris Webb

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2014

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"Power Query for Power BI and Excel is a book for people who are tired of copying and pasting data into Excel worksheets. Power Query, part of the Microsoft Power BI suite, is a tool that automates the process of getting data into Excel and will save you hours of dull, repetitive, and error-prone work! Power Query makes it easy to extract data from many different data sources, filter that data, aggregate it, clean it and perform calculations on it, finally loading that data into either your worksheet or directly into the new Excel 2013 Data Model used by Power Pivot. This concise, practical...

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.NET IL Assembler

.NET IL Assembler

By: Serge Lidin

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2014

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"Advanced .NET IL Assembler is a comprehensive drill-down into the inner workings of the .NET Framework. Acknowledged runtime expert and Microsoft insider Serge Lidin steps through the internal structures and operations that take place when .NET code is executed, showing how the syntax and grammar of the coding language is broken down into low-level units that can be expressed through the ILAsm language that runs behind the scenes in .NET.By reading this book you will develop the skills you need to write tighter, faster, .NET code; to debug complex error handling situations; and to oversee...

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Apple Pro Training Series: GarageBand

Apple Pro Training Series: GarageBand

By: Mary Plummer

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 21-JUL-2014

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In the only Apple-certified guide to GarageBand, readers will be creating original works within the first few chapters. Using real-life material and practical lessons that they can apply immediately to their own projects, this book/media combo offers a complete, self-paced course in all aspects of GarageBand. Focused lessons take you step-by-step through fun, real-world projects, and the newest GarageBand features. Exclusively for this book, author/musician Mary Plummer works with a host of talented artists ranging from a student songwriter to a professional touring guitarist, an...

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Fluent Windows® 8.1 App Development

Fluent Windows® 8.1 App Development

By: Rebecca M. Riordan

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 03-JUL-2014

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Based on the principles of cognitive science and instructional design, Fluent Windows 8.1 App Development, part of the Fluent Learning series, is a true tutorial that will help you build effective working models for understanding a large and complex subject: developing XAML applications for Windows 8.1. Most introductory books just talk at you and give you “exercises” that have more to do with taking dictation than actually learning. Fluent Windows 8.1 App Development, is different. It guides you through learning the way your mind likes to learn: by solving puzzles, making connections, and...

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Praxiswissen TYPO3 CMS 6.2, 7th Edition

Praxiswissen TYPO3 CMS 6.2, 7th Edition

By: Robert Meyer

Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 08-JUL-2014

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Der große Erfolg der vorangegangenen sechs Auflagen beweist: Ein wirklich komplexes Content Management-System wie TYPO3 lässt sich auch für Programmier-Neulinge verständlich erklären. Zahlreiche Leserkommentare bestätigen, wie leicht mit diesem Buch der Einstieg in TYPO3 gelingt. Insbesondere wird gelobt, dass es sehr praxisnah ist und für ein Einsteigerbuch eine große Bandbreite an Themen behandelt. Praxiswissen TYPO3 CMS vermittelt das komplette Handwerkszeug, um Websites mit TYPO3 erfolgreich einzurichten und zu optimieren. Für die 7. Auflage wurde der Bestseller auf die TYPO3-Version 6.2...

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TYPO3 CMS Handbuch für Redakteure, 4th Edition

TYPO3 CMS Handbuch für Redakteure, 4th Edition

By: Christoph Klümpel; Martin Holtz; Pascal Hinz; André Steiling

Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 08-JUL-2014

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TYPO3 hat Webredakteuren viel zu bieten - intuitive Bedienbarkeit, eine übersichtliche Oberfläche und jede Menge hilfreiche Editing-Features. Dieses TYPO3-Handbuch zeigt Ihnen, wie Sie Ihren Content webtauglich aufbereiten und in die TYPO3-Struktur einbauen. In einem Schnelleinstieg erfahren Sie zunächst, wie TYPO3 tickt, so dass Sie sofort mit der Arbeit starten können. Dann folgen alle für den Redakteur relevanten TYPO3-Themen wie der Rich Text Editor, TYPO3-Module und Seitentypen, die wichtigsten Extensions für Redakteure, das Taskcenter, DAM oder Workspaces. Da Redakteure oft auch...

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Information Governance Principles and Practices for a Big Data Landscape

Information Governance Principles and Practices for a Big Data Landscape

By: Chuck Ballard; Cindy Compert; Tom Jesionowski; Ivan Milman; Bill Plants; Barry Rosen; Harald Smith

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 31-MAR-2014

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication describes how the IBM Big Data Platform provides the integrated capabilities that are required for the adoption of Information Governance in the big data landscape. As organizations embark on new use cases, such as Big Data Exploration, an enhanced 360 view of customers, or Data Warehouse modernization, and absorb ever growing volumes and variety of data with accelerating velocity, the principles and practices of Information Governance become ever more critical to ensure trust in data and help organizations overcome the inherent risks and achieve the wanted...

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Experiences with Oracle Database 12c Release 1 on Linux on System z

Experiences with Oracle Database 12c Release 1 on Linux on System z

By: Mike Ebbers; Kathryn Arrell; Sam Amsavelu; Gaylan Braselton; Terry Elliott; Leon Rich; Barton Robinson; David Simpson

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 13-MAY-2014

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Oracle Database 12c Release 1 is now supported on Linux on IBM® System z®. This platform offers many advantages to customers who rely upon the IBM mainframe systems to run their businesses. Linux on System z takes advantage of the qualities of service in the System z hardware and in IBM z/VM®, making it a robust industrial strength version of Linux. This provides an excellent platform for hosting Oracle solutions that run in an enterprise. This IBM Redbooks® publication shares experiences that are gained while installing and testing Oracle Database 12c Release 1: Recommendations...

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Implementing IBM FlashSystem 840

Implementing IBM FlashSystem 840

By: Karen Orlando; Marcos Antonio Figueirdo; Adrian Flores; Detlef Helmbrecht; Ron Herrmann; Carsten Larsen; Leandro Torolho

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 18-APR-2014

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Almost all technological components in the data center are getting faster; central processing units, network, storage area networks (SAN), and memory. All of them have improved their speed by a minimum of 10X; some of them by 100X, for example, data networks. However, spinning disk performance has only increased by 1.2 times. Fortunately, flash storage has come along and closed the gap between the other improvements in server technology and storage. Using the IBM® FlashSystem™ 840 provides value that goes beyond those benefits that are seen on disk-based arrays. These benefits include...

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Configuring and Deploying Open Source with WebSphere Application Server Liberty Profile

Configuring and Deploying Open Source with WebSphere Application Server Liberty Profile

By: Rufus Credle; Shao Jun Ding; Jagdish Komakula; Alexander Poga; Sebastian Thomschke; Marek Zajac

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 18-MAR-2014

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This IBM® Redbook®s publication explains the capabilities of IBM WebSphere® Application Server Liberty profile, which is extremely lightweight, easy to install, and fast to use. Liberty profile provides a convenient and capable platform for developing and testing your web and OSGi applications. The Liberty profile server is built using OSGi technology and concepts. The fit-for-purpose nature of the run time relies on the dynamic behavior inherent in the OSGi framework and service registry. As bundles are installed or uninstalled from the framework, their services are automatically added or...

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Responsive Mobile User Experience Using MQTT and IBM MessageSight

Responsive Mobile User Experience Using MQTT and IBM MessageSight

By: Whei-Jen Chen; Rahul Gupta; Valerie Lampkin; Dale M Robertson; Nagesh Subrahmanyam

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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IBM® MessageSight is an appliance-based messaging server that is optimized to address the massive scale requirements of machine-to-machine (m2m) and mobile user scenarios. IBM MessageSight makes it easy to connect mobile customers to your existing messaging enterprise system, enabling a substantial number of remote clients to be concurrently connected. The MQTT protocol is a lightweight messaging protocol that uses publish/subscribe architecture to deliver messages over low bandwidth or unreliable networks. A publish/subscribe architecture works well for HTML5, native, and hybrid mobile...

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Financial Transaction Manager Technical Overview

Financial Transaction Manager Technical Overview

By: Craig Bryce; Sean Dunne; Prasad Edlabadkar; Peter McGrath; Sandesh Udupa

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 21-MAR-2014

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Dramatic forces of change continue to sweep the financial services industry. The age of the empowered customer is here and are changing the way financial products are delivered, sold, and serviced, which are making relationships more complex than ever. The explosion of data and intense competition, which is combined with slow or inconsistent economic conditions, makes it imperative for financial institutions to find new and cost effective ways to increase market share, renew customer trust, and drive profitable growth. In this new business environment, the transaction processing arm of the...

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Architecting and Deploying IBM DB2 with BLU Acceleration in Your Analytical Environment

Architecting and Deploying IBM DB2 with BLU Acceleration in Your Analytical Environment

By: Whei-Jen Chen; Brigitte Blaser; Aidan Craddock; Polly Lau; Cong Lin; Kushal Munir; Martin Schlegel; Alexander Zietlow

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 19-JUN-2014

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IBM® DB2® with BLU Acceleration is a revolutionary technology that is delivered in DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Release 10.5. BLU Acceleration delivers breakthrough performance improvements for analytic queries by using dynamic in-memory columnar technologies. Different from other vendor solutions, BLU Acceleration allows the unified computing of online transaction processing (OLTP) and analytics data inside a single database, therefore, removing barriers and accelerating results for users. With observed hundredfold improvement in query response time, BLU Acceleration provides a simple,...