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SignalR Real-time Application Cookbook

SignalR Real-time Application Cookbook

By: Roberto Vespa

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 23-APR-2014

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Use SignalR to create real-time, bidirectional, and asynchronous applications based on standard web technologies Build high performance real-time web applications Broadcast messages from the server to many clients simultaneously Implement complex and reactive architectures In Detail SignalR is a recent addition to ASP.NET, which allows you to add real-time functionalities to your applications. SignalR enables bidirectional communication between client and server over HTTP, transparently, and ensures you're always provided with the experience of a persistent...

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Google and the Digital Divide

Google and the Digital Divide

By: Elad Segev

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 21-JAN-2010

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Beneficial to scholars and students in the fields of media and communication, politics and technology, this book outlines the significant role of search engines in general and Google in particular in widening the digital divide between individuals, organisations and states. It uses innovative methods and research approaches to assess and illustrate the digital divide by comparing the popular search queries in Google and Yahoo in different countries as well as analysing the various biases in Google News and Google Earth. The different studies developed and presented in this book provide...

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Tastenkürzel für Mac kurz & gut

Tastenkürzel für Mac kurz & gut

By: Philip Kiefer

Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 22-APR-2014

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Tastenkombinationen sind überaus praktisch: Sie bieten einen direkten und schnellen Zugriff auf Programme und erleichtern so nicht nur die tägliche Arbeit am Mac sondern entlasten vor allem auch die Maushand. Statt zahlloser Klicks und vieler Mauskilometer kann man so noch einfacher und unkomplizierter mit dem Computer interagieren und jede Menge Zeit und Arbeit sparen. In Tastenkürzel für Mac - kurz & gut hat Mac-Spezialist Philip Kiefer alle Kombinationen von Tastenkürzeln zusammengefasst – für den Mac und alle wichtigen Programme, die er mitbringt. Alle Shortcuts sind nach Themen geordnet...

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Google This!

Google This!

By: Terry Ballard

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 18-MAY-2012

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Many libraries and museums have adapted to the current information climate, working with Google, Facebook, Twitter and iTunes to deliver information for their users. Many have not. Google This! describes the variety of free or nearly free options for social media, and shows how libraries are adapting, from the Library of Congress to small public libraries. The author presents conversations with social media innovators to show how their experience can create success for your institution’s library. Chapters cover important aspects of social media for libraries including: how they relate to...

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Python Tools for Visual Studio

Python Tools for Visual Studio

By: Martino Sabia; Cathy Wang

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 21-APR-2014

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Leverage the power of the Visual Studio IDE to develop better and more efficient Python projects Learn how you can take advantage of IDE for debugging and testing Python applications Enhance your efficiency in Django development with Visual Studio IntelliSense Venture into the depths of Python programming concepts, presented in a detailed and clear manner In Detail Python Tools for Visual Studio is a free and open source plugin for Visual Studio 2010. It enables developers to use all the major productivity features of Visual Studio to build Python code using either...

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Learning Veeam® Backup & Replication for VMware vSphere

Learning Veeam® Backup & Replication for VMware vSphere

By: Christian Mohn

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 21-APR-2014

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Learn how to protect your data in your VMware vSphere infrastructure with Veeam® Backup and Replication Explore Veeam Backup and Replication v7 infrastructure and its components Create backup, replication, and restore strategies that protect data, your company's most valuable asset Includes advanced features like off-site replication and tape retention In Detail Veeam Backup and Replication for VMware is a backup and replication solution that provides data protection for virtualized VMware vSphere environments. This powerful and easy-to-use solution helps administrators...

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Teach Yourself VISUALLY Raspberry Pi

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Raspberry Pi

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Publisher: Visual

Publication Date: 10-FEB-2014

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Full-color, step-by-step guidance for learning to use Raspberry Pi! Raspberry Pi is an inexpensive, single-board computer that serves as an introductory board for students and developing computer professionals. This image-driven, visual guide shows you how the Raspberry Pi can be easily used as a stand-alone computer, a media center, a web server, and much more. Vivid, full-color images bring Raspberry Pi projects to life, while well-illustrated circuit diagrams and step-by-step practical advice cover everything from working with the included software to branching out into typical but...

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Mastering XPages: A Step-by-Step Guide to XPages Application Development and the XSP Language, Second Edition

Mastering XPages: A Step-by-Step Guide to XPages Application Development and the XSP Language, Second Edition

By: Martin Donnelly; Mark Wallace; Tony McGuckin

Publisher: IBM Press

Publication Date: 25-APR-2014

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IBM's Best-Selling Guide to XPages Development–Now Updated and Expanded for Lotus Notes/Domino 9.0.1 XPages instantly revolutionized Notes/Domino application development, and the newest versions deliver unprecedented performance and flexibility. Now, the popular insider's guide to XPages development has been updated and expanded to reflect all these improvements, through IBM Notes/Domino 9.0.1 and beyond. Three key members of the IBM XPages team have brought together comprehensive knowledge for delivering outstanding solutions. They have added several hundred pages of new content,...

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Moodle Course Design Best Practices

Moodle Course Design Best Practices

By: Susan Smith Nash; Michelle Moore

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 17-APR-2014

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Learn the best practices to design and develop interactive and highly effective Moodle courses Explore Moodle’s course development features like themes, social media plugins and archiving content Bring together instructional materials, social interaction, and student management functions in your courses An easy-to-follow guide to help you create or update your Moodle course In Detail Moodle is an open source Learning Management System used to create interactive learning-oriented courses and sites. Moodle is commonly used by teachers, trainers, and course creators to...

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Raspberry Pi Cookbook for Python Programmers

Raspberry Pi Cookbook for Python Programmers

By: Tim Cox

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 16-APR-2014

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Over 50 easy-to-comprehend tailor-made recipes to get the most out of the Raspberry Pi and unleash its huge potential using Python Install your first operating system, share files over the network, and run programs remotely Unleash the hidden potential of the Raspberry Pi’s powerful Video Core IV graphics processor with your own hardware accelerated 3D graphics Discover how to create your own electronic circuits to interact with the Raspberry Pi Interface with purpose-built add-ons and adapt off-the-shelf household devices In Detail The Raspberry Pi foundation has...

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Joomla!® 3 Boot Camp: 30-Minute Lessons to Joomla!® 3 Mastery

Joomla!® 3 Boot Camp: 30-Minute Lessons to Joomla!® 3 Mastery

By: Robin D. Turner; Herb Boeckenhaupt

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 16-APR-2014

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Joomla!, the award-winning, free, open-source software that lets users build websites and powerful online applications, is the most popular website software available, used by many of the world's top companies. JOOMLA! 3 BOOT CAMP: 30-MINUTE LESSONS TO JOOMLA! 3 MASTERY takes a unique approach to helping you master Joomla! 3. Following a comprehensive introduction to the newly revamped Joomla! platform, the authors present an extensive series of "How do I...?" solutions for installing and managing a Joomla! 3 website. You simply look up the tasks you wish to perform and learn how to insert...

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Getting Started in ZBrush

Getting Started in ZBrush

By: Greg Johnson

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 16-APR-2014

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Getting Started in ZBrush is a gentle introduction to ZBrush, today’s premier digital sculpting program. Beginning with the fundamentals of digital sculpting as well as a thorough introduction to the user interface, Getting Started in ZBrush will have you creating a variety of professional-level 3D models in no-time. More than just another button-pushing manual, this comprehensive guide is packed with start-to-finish projects that ease you into the workflow of the program, while at the same time providing tips and tricks that will allow you to achieve certain tasks much more...

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eBay For Dummies, 8th Edition

eBay For Dummies, 8th Edition

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 28-JAN-2014

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The leading guide for eBay buyers and sellers, updated to give you all the essentials for buying and selling on eBay More than 112 million people regularly use eBay. To find the best deals and make the best profits, you need the guidance in this book from eBay expert Marsha Collier! With more than half a million copies sold in previous editions, it's packed with solid advice to help you get started, navigate the site, make winning bids, and learn to list and sell your own items successfully. This edition explores eBay in the context of sites like Amazon, Facebook, and Pinterest and...

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Microsoft® WSH and VBScript Programming for the Absolute Beginner, Fourth Edition

Microsoft® WSH and VBScript Programming for the Absolute Beginner, Fourth Edition

By: Jerry Lee Ford Jr.

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 16-APR-2014

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VBScript is a programming language that is simple enough for beginners and makes learning fundamental programming concepts easy. But as you'll learn in this updated fourth edition of MICROSOFT WSH AND VBSCRIPT PROGRAMMING FOR THE ABSOLUTE BEGINNER, VBScript is also a powerful scripting language through which you can learn even the most advanced programming concepts. No complex programming environment is required: You can create VBScripts using a simple text editor such as Windows Notepad, and VBScripts can be run on WSH (Windows Script Host) and several other environments. If you are new to...

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iPhone All-in-One For Dummies, 3rd Edition

iPhone All-in-One For Dummies, 3rd Edition

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 31-DEC-2013

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Nearly 600 pages of content gets you up and running on your new iPhone Want to get the most out of your iPhone? You've come to the right place. You'll be up and running in no time with easy coverage of iPhone basics, how to use the built-in iPhone apps, setting up security, texting, and more. And of course, it explains all the fun stuff too, like how to use Siri, your voice-activated personal assistant, video-chat with FaceTime, find your way with the Maps and driving directions, and much more. Whether this is your first iPhone or an upgrade to the latest version, get ready to outsmart...

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Gitolite Essentials

Gitolite Essentials

By: Sitaram Chamarty

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 11-APR-2014

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Leverage powerful branch and user access control with Git for your own private collaborative repositories Learn to manage the many repositories and the users accessing these repositories in the Git server Walks you through the most important ideas and concepts in Gitolite supported by examples and use cases Master the most powerful tool for fine-grained access control of Git repositories In Detail If you're responsible for securing a Git server where lots of developers work with lots of repositories, you have a problem on your hands. You probably want to implement...

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Learn BlackBerry 10 App Development: A Cascades-Driven Approach

Learn BlackBerry 10 App Development: A Cascades-Driven Approach

By: Anwar Ludin

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 30-MAR-2014

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Learn how to leverage the BlackBerry 10 Cascades framework to create rich native applications. Learn BlackBerry 10 App Development gives you a solid foundation for creating BlackBerry 10 apps efficiently. Along the way, you will learn how to use QML and JavaScript for designing your app's UI, and C++/Qt for the application logic. No prior knowledge of C++ is assumed and the book covers the fundamental aspects of the language for writing BlackBerry 10 apps. Also a particular emphasis is put on how to create a visually enticing user experience with the Cascades framework, which is based on...

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Photoshop Elements 12 All-in-One For Dummies

Photoshop Elements 12 All-in-One For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 28-OCT-2013

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Make ordinary photos extraordinary with Photoshop Elements 12 All-in-One For Dummies! Whether you prefer to snap shots on your smartphone or don't ever leave home without your DSLR, chances are you have way more photos than you ever dreamed possible. Photoshop Elements 12 All-in-One For Dummies is here to help you get those pictures organized and turn your favorite shots into amazing images. This information-packed, full-color guide features nine minibooks covering all aspects of the image-editing process. From learning what's new with Elements 12, finding your way around the workspace,...

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Teach Yourself VISUALLY Complete OS X Mavericks

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Complete OS X Mavericks

By: Ben Harvell

Publisher: Visual

Publication Date: 23-DEC-2013

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A deep dive into OS X Mavericks If you want to quickly cover the basics of Apple's new operating system, OS X Mavericks, and then delve deeper into the topic, this is the book for you. Using clear, step-by-step screenshots, Teach Yourself VISUALLY Complete OS X Mavericks shows you how to tackle not only beginning but also intermediate and more advanced functions. Two-page, side-by-side lessons break big topics into smaller bits, and you'll find helpful sidebars with plenty of practical tips and tricks. If you're a visual learner looking for enhanced coverage of OS X Mavericks, this new...

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Teach Yourself VISUALLY Photoshop Elements 12

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Photoshop Elements 12

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Publisher: Visual

Publication Date: 21-OCT-2013

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Are you a visual learner? Do you prefer instructions that show you how to do something — and skip the long-winded explanations? If so, then this book is for you. Open it up and you'll find clear, step-by-step screen shots that show you how to tackle more than 160 Photoshop Elements tasks. Each task-based spread covers a single technique, sure to help you get up and running on Photoshop Elements 12 in no time. You'll learn to: Use both the Organizer and Editor Import photos from various sources Enhance lighting and color Restore old photos and add effects Save, back up,...