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Video Surveillance Techniques and Technologies

Video Surveillance Techniques and Technologies

By: Vesna Zeljkovic

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 31-DEC-2013

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Security video surveillance systems, such as homeland security and national defense, rely on specific mathematical algorithms in order to run effectively. It is essential for these parameters to be understood in order to design and create a successful system. Video Surveillance Techniques and Technologies presents empirical research and acquired experience on the original solutions and mathematical algorithms for motion detection and object identification problems. Emphasizing a wide variety of applications of security systems, this book is an essential tool for graduate students and...

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Advanced Research and Trends in New Technologies, Software, Human-Computer Interaction, and Communicability

Advanced Research and Trends in New Technologies, Software, Human-Computer Interaction, and Communicability

By: Francisco Cipolla-Ficarra

Publisher: IGI Global

Publication Date: 31-AUG-2013

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Emerging technologies, such as social networks and interactive web applications, have played a vital role in the way we communicate. These technologies are fundamental in reducing the digital gaps among users. Advanced Research and Trends in New Technologies, Software, Human-Computer Interaction, and Communicability presents scientific, theoretical, and practical insight on the software and technology of social networks and the factors that boost communicability. By highlighting different disciplines in the computer and social sciences, this reference is essential for practitioners,...

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PowerPivot for Advanced Reporting and Dashboards

PowerPivot for Advanced Reporting and Dashboards

By: Robert Bosco J

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-NOV-2013

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Leverage the capabilities of the Microsoft Excel PowerPivot add-on to create advanced BI solutions Learn how to create advanced BI solutions quickly and efficiently using easy-to-follow, step-by-step examples Understand the key principles of PowerPivot with the help of real-time examples Discover more about some interesting DAX functions with examples of how they work In Detail Business intelligence technology gives an organization the power to make decisions using large volumes of data. By obtaining an adequate amount of data and integrating data from a variety of...

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Moodle 2.5 Multimedia

Moodle 2.5 Multimedia

By: João Pedro Soares Fernandes

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-NOV-2013

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Quick and easy ways to add multimedia to your Moodle courses Gives ideas to teachers and trainers on how to use multimedia effectively in Moodle Plenty of screenshots and a step-by-step approach, with tips on how to use simple and free software tools and web applications to improve your course Focus on both the creation of instructional materials and the design of students activities around multimedia where they have an active role in creating, discussing and assessing their work Based on the development of a Moodle course about music, with connections to other subjects and...

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Microsoft Visio 2013 Business Process Diagramming and Validation

Microsoft Visio 2013 Business Process Diagramming and Validation

By: David J. Parker

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-NOV-2013

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Explore Visio 2013 and improve your business information through structured diagrams and custom validation rules Optimize your business information visualization by mastering out-of-the-box structured diagram functionality with features like basic and cross-functional flowcharts Create and analyze custom validation rules for structured diagrams using Visio 2013 Professional Get to grips with the validation logic for business process diagramming with Visio 2013 Professional with the provided Rules Tools add-on In Detail Microsoft Visio is a diagramming program which...

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Developing Applications with Salesforce Chatter

Developing Applications with Salesforce Chatter

By: Rakesh Gupta; Sagar Pareek

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-NOV-2013

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Leverage the power of Chatter to boost collaboration in your organization Understand Salesforce Chatter and its architecture. Configure and set up Chatter for your organization Improve Chatter features by utilizing Apex and Visualforce Pages Discover the new Chatter REST API for developers A step-by-step guide to develop a fully functional Chatter application with chatter data cleaning concept In Detail Salesforce Chatter provides a secure environment that enables you to stay connected to your customers. Chatter simplifies and speeds-up the process of sharing...

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Getting Started with PhantomJS

Getting Started with PhantomJS

By: Aries Beltran

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-NOV-2013

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Harness the strength and capabilities of PhantomJS to interact with the web and perform website testing with a headless browser based on WebKit Writing scripts that can interact directly with web services and pages Interacting with social media websites using PhantomJS scripts Creating web-based test scripts and running them in a headless browser In Detail PhantomJS is a headless WebKit browser with JavaScript API that allows you to create new ways to automate web testing. PhantomJS is currently being used by a large number of users to help them integrate headless web...

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WordPress 3.7 Complete Third Edition

WordPress 3.7 Complete Third Edition

By: Karol Król; Aaron Hodge Silver

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-NOV-2013

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Make your first end-to-end website from scratch with WordPress Learn how to build a WordPress site quickly and effectively Find out how to create content that’s optimized to be published on the Web Learn the basics of working with WordPress themes and playing with widgets In Detail Back in the day, when you wanted to launch a new website, you either had to learn web programming yourself or hire a professional who would take care of the whole process for you. Those times are long gone due to WordPress and the great opportunities it brings. With WordPress, anyone can build...

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Windows 8.1: The Missing Manual

Windows 8.1: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 26-NOV-2013

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Windows 8.1 continues the evolution of the most radical redesign in Microsoft’s history. It combines the familiar Windows desktop with a new, touchscreen-friendly world of tiles and full-screen apps. Luckily, David Pogue is back to help you make sense of it—with humor, authority, and 500 illustrations....

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Windows® 8.1 Absolute Beginner’s Guide

Windows® 8.1 Absolute Beginner’s Guide

By: Paul Sanna; Alan Wright

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 05-NOV-2013

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Make the most of your new Windows 8.1 device–without becoming a technical expert! This book is the fastest way to take control of Windows 8.1, and use it to create, connect, and discover…simplify and organize your whole life…learn more, play more, do more, live better! This book shows you how to do what you want, the way you want, one incredibly clear and easy step at a time. Windows has never, ever been this simple! Who knew how simple Windows 8.1 could be? This is the easiest, most practical beginner’s guide to using your new Windows 8.1 desktop, notebook, or tablet…simple, reliable...

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Information and Influence Propagation in Social Networks

Information and Influence Propagation in Social Networks

By: Wei Chen; Laks V.S. Lakshmanan; Carlos Castillo

Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers

Publication Date: 01-OCT-2013

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Research on social networks has exploded over the last decade. To a large extent, this has been fueled by the spectacular growth of social media and online social networking sites, which continue growing at a very fast pace, as well as by the increasing availability of very large social network datasets for purposes of research. A rich body of this research has been devoted to the analysis of the propagation of information, influence, innovations, infections, practices and customs through networks. Can we build models to explain the way these propagations occur? How can we validate our models...

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OS X Mavericks Pocket Guide

OS X Mavericks Pocket Guide

By: Jeff Carlson

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 02-DEC-2013

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This low-priced, practical guide is packed with handy information for people who want to jump right in and start using OS X Mavericks. Author Jeff Carlson is like your smart techy neighbor, sitting at elbow guiding you through how to get the most out of Mavericks. Jeff will show you how to: Download, set up, and start using Mavericks Manage files with iCloud Swipe, pinch, and scroll: Master Mavericks' Mult-Touch gestures Install applications from the Mac App Store Stay in touch: Enjoy video call with family and friends with FaceTime and chat them up with Messages Don't...

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Social Media Security

Social Media Security

By: Michael Cross

Publisher: Syngress

Publication Date: 01-NOV-2013

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Social networks, particularly public ones, have become part of the fabric of how we communicate and collaborate as a society. With value from micro-level personal networking to macro-level outreach, social networking has become pervasive in people’s lives and is now becoming a significant driving force in business. These new platforms have provided new approaches to many critical enterprise functions, including identifying, communicating, and gathering feedback with customers (e.g., Facebook, Ning); locating expertise (e.g., LinkedIn); providing new communication platforms (e.g.,...

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Raspberry Pi Super Cluster

Raspberry Pi Super Cluster

By: Andrew K. Dennis

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 20-NOV-2013

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Build your own parallel computing cluster using Raspberry Pi in the comfort of your own home Learn about parallel computing by building your own system using Raspberry Pi Build a two-node parallel computing cluster Integrate Raspberry Pi with Hadoop to build your own super cluster In Detail A cluster is a type of parallel/distributed processing system which consists of a collection of interconnected stand-alone computers cooperatively working together. Using Raspberry Pi computers, you can build a two-node parallel computing cluster which enhances performance and...

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Make: 3D Printing

Make: 3D Printing

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Publisher: Maker Media, Inc

Publication Date: 03-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 21-NOV-2013

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The 3D printing revolution is well upon us, with new machines appearing at an amazing rate. With the abundance of information and options out there, how are makers to choose the 3D printer that's right for them? MAKE is here to help, with our Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing. With articles about techniques, freely available CAD packages, and comparisons of printers that are on the market, this book makes it easy to understand this complex and constantly-shifting topic....

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Mac OS X Mavericks: Peachpit Learning Series

Mac OS X Mavericks: Peachpit Learning Series

By: Lynn Beighley

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 20-NOV-2013

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This latest update to the bestselling OS X guide will have you working miracles in no time with Mavericks, which brings popular iOS apps to OS X, including iBooks and Maps. With this comprehensive guide, you can learn in your own way, whether it is working through the lessons from start to finish, jumping straight to step-by-step exercises about new features, or looking up just want you need to know at that moment. there are hundreds of exciting tools and hidden gems in OS X. Author Lynn Beighley uses her gentle, expert instruction to help you find those tools and gems and master them, taking...

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iCloud Standard Guide

iCloud Standard Guide

By: Andri Yadi; Fauzan Alfi

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 18-NOV-2013

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Get to grips with managing your Apple devices and content, easily and automatically with iCloud Explore the differences between iCloud and other cloud services Understand how iCloud can easily be used in Microsoft Windows Learn how to facilitate storage, backup, and management across all devices with iCloud In Detail iCloud is a cloud storage and cloud computing service from Apple Inc. iCloud is a hub in a multi-devices environment, that allows your iPads, iPhones, iPod Touches, and Macs sync with each other and always have the same content. The service allows users to...

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Teach Yourself VISUALLY Salesforce.com

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Salesforce.com

By: Justin Davis; Richard Wentk

Publisher: Visual

Publication Date: 04-JUN-2013

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An ideal way for visual learners to get up to speed with salesforce.com Salesforce.com is the global leader in on-demand customer relationship management (CRM) and helps companies all over the world manage their sales, marketing, and customer service and support operations. Packed with full-color screen shots and numbered, step-by-step instructions, this guide shows you everything you need to know to get the most out of Salesforce.com. You'll discover how to organize contacts, log activities with contacts, schedule business appointments, use forecasting tools to predict upcoming sales,...

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Windows® 8.1 on Demand

Windows® 8.1 on Demand

By: Perspection Inc.; Steve Johnson

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 12-NOV-2013

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Need answers quickly? Windows 8.1 on Demand provides those answers in a visual step-by-step format. We will show you exactly what to do through lots of full color illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions. Numbered Steps guide you through each task See Also points you to related information in the book Did You Know? alerts you to tips and techniques Illustrations with matching steps Tasks are presented on one or two pages Inside the Book Master the Windows 8.1 user experience Manage files and information with the Desktop and Windows apps Share files and media...

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My iMac (covers OS X Mavericks), Second Edition

My iMac (covers OS X Mavericks), Second Edition

By: John Ray

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 21-NOV-2013

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Covers Mavericks for iMac Step-by-step instructions with callouts to iMac photos that show you exactly what to do. Help when you run into hardware or operating system problems or limitations. Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your iMac. Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your iMac working just the way you want. Tasks include: • Managing, arranging, and tagging your files • Staying on top of important events with Notification Center • Creating and navigating virtual workspaces in Mission Control • Opening and organizing apps with...