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41. 

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....

42. 

Your iPad® at Work(covers iOS 7 on iPad Air, iPad 3rd and 4th generation, iPad2, and iPad mini), Fourth Edition

Your iPad® at Work(covers iOS 7 on iPad Air, iPad 3rd and 4th generation, iPad2, and iPad mini), Fourth Edition

By: Jason R. Rich

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 07-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 20-NOV-2013

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Supercharge your business effectiveness with any model of iPad–in the office, on the road, everywhere! Do you have an iPad? Put it to work! If you’re a manager, entrepreneur, or professional… a consultant, salesperson, or freelancer… this book will make you more efficient, more effective, and more successful! Your iPad at Work includes the latest information about all iPad models running iOS 7 (or later), whether the tablet is equipped with Wi-Fi only or Wi-Fi + Cellular Internet connectivity. It’s packed with easy, nontechnical business solutions you can use right now–each presented...

43. 

iPad: The Missing Manual, 6th Edition

iPad: The Missing Manual, 6th Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 22-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 15-NOV-2013

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With a redesigned iOS 7 operating system, the iPad and iPad Mini are jam-packed with new features—including iTunes Radio, multitasking, and Lock-screen access to settings and apps. But to tap your iPad’s potential, you need a trustworthy owner’s manual. This bestselling book shows you how to import, create, and play back media; sync and shop wirelessly; keep in touch over the Internet; and even take care of business....

44. 

My iPad® for Seniors

My iPad® for Seniors

By: Gary Rosenzweig; Gary Jones

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 14-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 15-NOV-2013

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Covers iOS 7 for iPad Air, 3rd/4th generation, iPad 2, and iPad mini Easy, clear, readable, and focused on what you want to do. Step-by-step instructions with callouts to iPad photos that show you exactly what to do. Large, full-color, close-up photos when you run into iPad problems or limitations. Common-sense help whenever you run into problems. Tips and notes to help you get the most from your iPad. Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your iPad working just the way you want. Learn how to: • Connect your iPad to your Wi-Fi and 3G/4G...

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My iPad® mini (covers iOS 7), Second Edition

My iPad® mini (covers iOS 7), Second Edition

By: Gary Rosenzweig

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 11-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 14-NOV-2013

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Covers iOS 7 Step-by-step instructions with callouts to iPad mini photos that show you exactly what to do. Help when you run into iPad mini problems or limitations. Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your iPad mini. Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your iPad mini working just the way you want. Learn how to: • Connect your iPad mini to your Wi-Fi and 3G/4G LTE networks • Use Control Center to control frequently used settings • Use Siri to control your iPad mini or get information by speaking commands • Use iCloud to keep everything...

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iPad® and iPhone® Tips and Tricks Covers iPad Air, iPad 3rd/4th generation, iPad 2, iPad mini, iPhone 5S, 5/5C and 4/4S running iOS 7 Easily Unlock the Power of Your iPad, iPad mini, or iPhone Discover hundreds of tips and tricks you can use right away with your iPad, iPad mini, or iPhone to maximize its functionality. Learn to use your iOS 7 mobile device as a powerful communication, organization, and productivity tool, as well as a feature-packed entertainment device. In addition to learning all about the apps that come preinstalled on your iPad or iPhone, you will learn about some...

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My iPad (covers iOS 7 on iPad Air, iPad 3rd/4th generation, iPad2, and iPad mini), Sixth Edition

My iPad (covers iOS 7 on iPad Air, iPad 3rd/4th generation, iPad2, and iPad mini), Sixth Edition

By: Gary Rosenzweig

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 05-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 08-NOV-2013

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Covers iOS 7 for iPad Air, 3rd/4th generation, iPad 2, and iPad mini Step-by-step instructions with callouts to iPad photos that show you exactly what to do. Help when you run into iPad problems or limitations. Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your iPad. Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your iPad working just the way you want. Learn how to: • Connect your iPad to your Wi-Fi and 3G/4G LTE networks • Use Control Center to control frequently used settings • Use Siri to control your iPad or get information by speaking commands •...

48. 

3D Printing: Build Your Own 3D Printer and Print Your Own 3D Objects

3D Printing: Build Your Own 3D Printer and Print Your Own 3D Objects

By: James Floyd Kelly

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 28-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 29-OCT-2013

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Want something? Print it–with your own 3D printer! Right now, you can print practically any 3D object you can imagine–from toys to gadgets to replacement parts, and beyond! All you need is a 3D printer…and they’re simpler and cheaper than you ever imagined. This full-color, step-by-step guide will get you started–and if you want, it’ll even walk you through building your own 3D printer from an inexpensive kit. Packed with colorful photos and screenshots, it explains all the crucial details other books skip. You’ll walk through choosing and assembling your new 3D printer kit…brainstorming...

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My Samsung Galaxy Tab 3

My Samsung Galaxy Tab 3

By: Eric Butow; Lonzell Watson

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 28-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 25-OCT-2013

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Step-by-step instructions with callouts to photos that show you exactly what to do with the Galaxy Tab 3 10.1, Galaxy Tab 3 8.0, and Galaxy Tab 3 7.0 Help when you run into Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 problems or limitations Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 working just the way you want. Learn how to • Navigate Samsung Galaxy Tab 3’s Android operating system • Retrieve, play, and manage music, video, podcasts, and audiobooks •...

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My iPhone, Seventh Edition

My iPhone, Seventh Edition

By: Brad Miser

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 30-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 25-OCT-2013

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Step-by-step instructions with callouts to iPhone images that show you exactly what to do. Help when you run into iPhone problems or limitations. Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your iPhone. Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your iPhone working just the way you want. The tasks include how to: Connect to the Internet, Bluetooth devices, Wi-Fi networks, and other iPhones, iPods, and iPads ; take advantage of AirDrop to instantly share with other iOS users around you Use Siri to get information, write texts and emails, set...

51. 

iPhone: The Missing Manual, 7th Edition

iPhone: The Missing Manual, 7th Edition

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 28-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 17-OCT-2013

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In iOS 7, Apple gave the iPhone the most radical makeover in its history. The new software is powerful, sleek, and a perfect companion to the iPhone 5s and 5c—but it’s wildly different. Fortunately, David Pogue is back with an expanded edition of his witty, full-color guide: the world’s most popular iPhone book....

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iPad in Education For Dummies

iPad in Education For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 22-JAN-2013

Insert Date: 08-OCT-2013

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It's easy to bring the incredible iPad experience to your classroom today! The iPad is a natural fit for education in the 21st century, and this straightforward, full-color guide shows you just how to deploy it effectively in your educational institution. From understanding how iPads can be used for different learning styles to managing iPad content and classroom use, finding the apps to complement your curriculum, creating interactive lessons, and beyond, author Sam Gliksman, a sought-after consultant on integrating technology in schools, answers all your questions. Helps teachers...

53. 

Instant LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3

Instant LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3

By: Gary Garber;

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 01-OCT-2013

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Your guide to building and programming your very own advanced robot using LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results Step-by-step instructions that will help you to build and program your own robot Utilize all the sensors in the EV3 kit Write programs with all of the essential programming commands In Detail LEGO MINDSTORMS is more than just a toy. With a multitude of gears, pins, and beams, you can build fantastic, complex designs. The programming brick is Linux-based, and with dozens of available...

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A la découverte de son iPhone

A la découverte de son iPhone

By: Jean-Marie Defrance

Publisher: Eyrolles

Publication Date: 07-JUL-2011

Insert Date: 17-SEP-2013

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43 exercices pour dompter son iPhone Vous venez d'acquérir un iPhone et vous recherchez un ouvrage sans bla-bla, clair et direct, qui vous explique comment vous en servir ? Ou bien vous en possédez déjà un, mais que vous ne maîtrisez pas totalement ? Alors ce livre est fait pour vous : composé de 43 exercices ludiques, où chaque action est illustrée par une capture d'écran, il propose des méthodes simples et efficaces pour exploiter votre iPhone au maximum de ses capacités : surfer sur Internet, envoyer des e-mails, organiser votre photothèque, localiser un commerce, écouter la...

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Using the TI-83 Plus/TI-84 Plus

Using the TI-83 Plus/TI-84 Plus

By: Christopher R. Mitchell

Publisher: Manning Publications

Publication Date: 19-AUG-2013

Insert Date: 17-SEP-2013

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Summary Using the TI-83 Plus/TI-84 Plus is a hands-on guide to these powerful graphing calculators. This easy-to-follow book includes terrific tutorials and plenty of exercises and examples that let you learn by doing. It starts by giving you a hands-on orientation to the calculators so you'll be comfortable with the screens, buttons, and the special vocabulary they use. Then, you'll start exploring key features while you tackle problems just like the ones you'll see in your math and sciences classes. About this Book With so many features and functions, the TI-83 Plus/TI-84...

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Electroacoustics

Electroacoustics

By: Mendel Kleiner

Publisher: CRC Press

Publication Date: 26-FEB-2013

Insert Date: 04-SEP-2013

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A key part of the modern communication society, electroacoustic devices such as microphones and loudspeakers are used everywhere from cars and mobile phones to homes and sports arenas. This modern, accessible text explains the key scientific and engineering principles behind their design. It also examines the compromises that are necessary when designing transducers for use in the real world. The book covers both traditional audio and ultrasonic transducers and includes up-to-date material on arrays, radiation impedance, loudspeaker enclosure design, and more. ...

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Smart Mini-Cameras

Smart Mini-Cameras

By: Tigran Galstian

Publisher: CRC Press

Publication Date: 25-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 03-SEP-2013

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This book discusses the structure, operation principles, applications, and future trends of miniature mobile cameras. It compares this technology with traditional digital still cameras and explains the specific requirements of miniature camera module (MCM) components in terms of optical design, image sensor, and functionalities. The book describes the implementation of several active functionalities, including liquid crystal auto focus and optical image stabilization. It also explores how new technologies, such as the curved detector and transforming optics, are stimulating novel trends,...

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Handbook on Soft Computing for Video Surveillance

Handbook on Soft Computing for Video Surveillance

By: Sankar Pal; Alfredo Petrosino; Lucia Maddalena

Publisher: Chapman and Hall/CRC

Publication Date: 25-JAN-2012

Insert Date: 28-AUG-2013

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This handbook illustrates the application of soft computing techniques to different tasks in video surveillance. After an introduction to video surveillance systems and soft computing tools, the book gives examples of neural network-based approaches for solving video surveillance tasks and describes summarization techniques for content identification. Covering a broad spectrum of video surveillance topics, the remaining chapters explain how soft computing techniques are used to detect moving objects, track objects, and classify and recognize target objects. The book also explores advanced...

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Galaxy S4: The Missing Manual

Galaxy S4: The Missing Manual

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 30-AUG-2013

Insert Date: 23-AUG-2013

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Unlock the potential of Samsung’s outstanding smartphone with this fully illustrated, jargon-free guide from technology guru Preston Gralla. You’ll quickly learn how to shoot high-res photos and HD video, keep your schedule, stay in touch, and enjoy your favorite media. Every page is packed with illustrations and valuable advice to help you get the most from the smartest phone in town....

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My Samsung Galaxy S® 4

My Samsung Galaxy S® 4

By: Steve Schwartz

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 14-AUG-2013

Insert Date: 09-AUG-2013

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Step-by-step instructions with callouts to Samsung Galaxy S 4 photos that show you exactly what to do. Help when you run into Samsung Galaxy S 4 problems or limitations. Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your Samsung Galaxy S 4. Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your Samsung Galaxy S 4 working just the way you want. Learn how to Quickly set up your Galaxy S 4 and master its TouchWiz touch interface Customize the Home screen by adding widgets, favorite apps, and personal wallpaper Tweak system settings to make the phone uniquely...