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The Plugged-In Professor

The Plugged-In Professor

By: Sharmila Ferris; Hilary Wilder

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 15-MAY-2013

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New technologies are transforming the way students work. The Plugged in Professor provides a timely and exceptional resource for using social media and other new technologies to help college students meet both general and discipline-specific objectives. The title covers techniques built around well-known social networking technologies, as well as other emerging technologies such as mobile phone and tablet apps. With a practical focus and reader-friendly format, this book shows educators how to apply techniques in each technology, and includes clear student learning objectives,...

82. 

Why Blog?

Why Blog?

By: Sarah Pedersen

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 09-JUN-2010

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'Weblogging' or ‘blogging’ has joined e-mail and Internet home pages as one of the most popular uses of the Internet. This book focuses on the British blogosphere, comparing British bloggers to the more researched US. Motivations covered include the desire to connect with others online, the need to express opinions or blow off steam, or to share experiences, and a growing financial motivation in the blogosphere. Other motivations explored include a desire to become a ‘citizen journalist’, a need for validation, the commercial possibilities of blogging and the possibility of turning your...

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Social Customer Experience: Engage and Retain Customers through Social Media

Social Customer Experience: Engage and Retain Customers through Social Media

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Publisher: Sybex

Publication Date: 21-APR-2014

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Social Customer Experience: Engage and Retain Customers through Social Media builds on the prior works of author Dave Evans. As an update to Evans's earlier book Social Media Marketing, the new Social Customer Experience connects the early cases presented in 2010 with significant, contemporary examples, key concepts, and best practices associated with the adoption of social technology by global brands. This latest edition offers a blueprint for transforming your organization's disparate social initiatives into a unified social experience strategy. Most people know that social technologies...

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Teach Yourself VISUALLY Complete Mac Pro

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Complete Mac Pro

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Publisher: Visual

Publication Date: 10-MAR-2014

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Get up to speed on Apple's visionary new redesign of the desktop computer It has the sleek lines of a starship, all-Flash memory, rock-solid architecture, and connection ports galore. Now you can take a deep dive through all the killer new features and functions of Apple's visionary new Mac Pro desktop computer with our equally impressive new guide, Teach Yourself VISUALLY Complete Mac Pro. Clear screenshots and lessons show you how to tackle not only beginning but also intermediate and advanced functions. You'll soon be customizing your Mac Pro, creating digital media, and enjoying even...

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Building Your Library Career with Web 2.0

Building Your Library Career with Web 2.0

By: Julia Gross

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 09-NOV-2011

Insert Date: 30-APR-2014

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Many professionals in the Library and Information Services (LIS) area are using Web 2.0 to deliver content and reaching out to connect with library users. This book applies these technologies to help shape your own career development plan. Increased online connectivity has opened up new opportunities for professionals to network, learn and grow in their careers; in an online world, where many of us have a digital footprint already, new rules apply. This readable guide builds on the solid foundation of previous library career books. The social networking tools described will supplement the...

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Do You Web 2.0?

Do You Web 2.0?

By: Linda Berube

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 03-MAY-2011

Insert Date: 30-APR-2014

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Web 2.0 technology is a hot topic at the moment, and public librarians in particular are beginning to feel the pressure to apply these tools. Indeed, Web 2.0 has the potential to transform library services, but only if the policy and strategy for those services are ready to be transformed. The author not only reviews these tools and provides practical advice and case studies on how they can be applied in the public library setting, but also recommends the policies and business cases that begin to create a new strategy for public libraries. Particularly geared to the public library...

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Responsives Design mit WordPress

Responsives Design mit WordPress

By: Joe Casabona

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 28-APR-2014

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Responsives Design ist der Schlüssel zu einem konsistenten und attraktiven Auftritt Ihrer WordPress-Website auf Desktop, Tablet und Smartphone. Wie Sie hierfür professionelle Themes und Plugins entwickeln, lernen Sie mit diesem Buch. Webexperte Joe Casabona zeigt Ihnen, wie Sie WordPress’ Features für Ihre Arbeit optimal nutzen, welche Konzepte Ihnen das Arbeiten erleichtern und welche Rezepte zu den besten Ergebnissen führen. Abschließend wenden Sie das Gelernte in fünf Tutorials an, in denen Sie responsive WordPress-Plugins und Theme-Komponenten programmieren und gestalten...

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Prezi HOTSHOT

Prezi HOTSHOT

By: Hedwyg van Groenendaal

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-APR-2014

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Create amazing Prezis presentations with ten exciting Prezi projects Amaze your audience and keep them engaged during your presentations with Prezi Create interactive presentations from scratch by adding images, animations, and more Learn Prezi through ten exciting projects in thisstep-by-step tutorial In Detail Prezi is a new and marvelous approach to the visualization of information, with over 30 million users across the globe. It's used all over the world for business presentations, pitches, and TED talks. Prezi is different; it is based on mind mapping, and uses an...

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Game Design Workshop: A Playcentric Approach to Creating Innovative Games, Third Edition

Game Design Workshop: A Playcentric Approach to Creating Innovative Games, Third Edition

By: Tracy Fullerton

Publisher: A K Peters/CRC Press

Publication Date: 05-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 27-APR-2014

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Since the publication of the second edition, many changes have occurred in the games industry, from an increase in multitouch screen platforms to a rise in smaller teams and development companies and more independent designers. This third edition expands discussions of new platforms and genres of play as well as processes, such as agile development (SCRUM). This edition emphasizes how to work with analytics to improve game play experience and the commercial viability of games. It also includes interviews with a number of independent designers. ...

90. 

Elasticsearch Server Second Edition

Elasticsearch Server Second Edition

By: Rafał Kuć; Marek Rogoziński

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 24-APR-2014

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A practical guide to building fast, scalable, and flexible search solutions with clear and easy-to-understand examples Learn about the fascinating functionalities of ElasticSearch like data indexing, data analysis, and dynamic mapping Fine-tune ElasticSearch and understand its metrics using its API and available tools, and see how it behaves in complex searches A hands-on tutorial that walks you through all the features of ElasticSearch in an easy-to-understand way, with examples that will help you become an expert in no time In Detail This book begins by introducing the...

91. 

LinkedIn For Dummies, 3rd Edition

LinkedIn For Dummies, 3rd Edition

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 03-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 26-APR-2014

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Don't be left out—link up with this fully updated introduction to the Internet's hottest professional networking tool With more than 225 million members from over 200 countries and territories worldwide, LinkedIn.com is an unbeatable self-marketing tool. LinkedIn For Dummies teaches you how to make the most of your LinkedIn.com profile and build connections and relationships within the world's largest professional network. This thorough introduction covers the latest LinkedIn features and how to use this valuable networking tool. Learn how LinkedIn helps you manage relationships and...

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Kindle Fire HDX For Dummies

Kindle Fire HDX For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 10-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 26-APR-2014

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Spark your interest in Kindle Fire HDX and start burning through books, movies, music, and more with this bestselling guide! The Kindle Fire HDX is Amazon's premiere tablet. With its new, more powerful Android operating system, this latest version has some exciting bells and whistles along with the features that have made the Fire a tablet fan favorite: access to the amazing Amazon Appstore, online music storage, a large music and video store, a huge e-book library, and easy one-step ordering from Amazon. This full-color, For Dummies guide shows you how to take advantage of all the...

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Samsung Galaxy Tabs For Dummies

Samsung Galaxy Tabs For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 31-DEC-2013

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A colorful, entertaining, and informative guide to the Samsung Galaxy family of tablets Samsung's bestselling Galaxy Tabs may come in multiple sizes, but they all share the wildly popular Android operating system and are packed with tons of top-notch tablet features. This full-color book shows you how to enjoy all the things your Galaxy Tab can do, regardless of model: browse the web, handle e-mail, manage your social media, make phone calls and video chat, read e-books, take and share photos, play music, and more. Author Dan Gookin, famous for his skill in demystifying technology, takes...

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The Basics of Digital Privacy

The Basics of Digital Privacy

By: Denny Cherry

Publisher: Syngress

Publication Date: 21-NOV-2013

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Who’s watching you online? These days, it’s hard to be sure. But the recent Edward Snowden revelations of NSA data mining and the constant threat of identity theft from criminals mean your privacy is in jeopardy. The Basics of Digital Privacy teaches you how to protect the privacy of your data and your identity while surfing, searching, and interacting with others in a virtual world. Author Denny Cherry teaches professionals how to keep huge databases secure, and he will introduce you to the basic concepts of protecting your identity, your financial data, and your personal...

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Internet Retail Operations: Integrating Theory and Practice for Managers

Internet Retail Operations: Integrating Theory and Practice for Managers

By: Timothy Laseter; Elliot Rabinovich

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Publication Date: 19-JUL-2011

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The rise of the Internet as the first choice for retail shoppers presents new challenges for retailers and suppliers. This book details how information technology evolved to play such a role in retail supply chain networks, how this has impacted supply chain networks, and how this has changed service operations. The first part of the text addresses information technology in relation to service and retail industries. The second part covers how the new supply chain dynamics impacts traditional service and retail delivery, the costs involved, the impacts on customer service, and customer...

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Practical Open Source Software for Libraries

Practical Open Source Software for Libraries

By: Nicole Engard

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 22-SEP-2010

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Open source refers to an application whose source code is made available for use or modification as users see fit. This means libraries gain more flexibility and freedom than with software purchased with license restrictions. Both the open source community and the library world live by the same rules and principles. Practical Open Source Software for Libraries explains the facts and dispels myths about open source. Chapters introduce librarians to open source and what it means for libraries. The reader is provided with links to a toolbox full of freely available open source products to...

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Teach Yourself VISUALLY Windows 8.1

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Windows 8.1

By: Paul McFedries

Publisher: Visual

Publication Date: 23-DEC-2013

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A practical guide for visual learners eager to get started with Windows 8.1 If you learn more quickly when you can see how things are done, this Visual guide is the easiest way to get up and running on Windows 8.1. It covers more than 150 essential Windows tasks, using full-color screen shots and step-by-step instructions to show you just what to do. Learn your way around the interface and how to install programs, set up user accounts, play music and other media files, download photos from your digital camera, go online, set up and secure an e-mail account, and much more. The...

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Windows 8.1 All-in-One For Dummies

Windows 8.1 All-in-One For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 25-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 25-APR-2014

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Ten minibooks in one get you thoroughly caught up on Windows 8.1! With new improvements and changes, Windows 8.1 offers a refreshed user interface, better integration between the new and traditional Windows interfaces, and more. This updated top-selling guide is what you need to get up to speed on everything Windows 8.1. Nine minibooks in one cover such essential topics as navigating the new Start Screen, understanding Windows 8.1 apps, securing Windows 8.1, and much more. Take the guesswork out of Windows 8.1 from day one with this complete, all-in-one resource. Helps you get up...

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Teach Yourself VISUALLY MacBook Air

Teach Yourself VISUALLY MacBook Air

By: Guy Hart-Davis

Publisher: Visual

Publication Date: 31-DEC-2013

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Get the most out of the latest MacBook Air with this easy-to-read visual guide Who doesn't love the MacBook Air? It's light as a feather, yet delivers heavyweight functionality. If you want clear, practical, visual instructions on how to use your new MacBook Air, this is the book for you. Using tons of illustrations and step-by-step explanations, Teach Yourself VISUALLY MacBook Air gets you up and running by clearly showing you how to do everything. From the basics to everything the new OS X operating system brings to the table, this book guides you through. Walks you through all...

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Social Media for Academics

Social Media for Academics

By: Diane Rasmussen Neal

Publisher: Chandos Publishing

Publication Date: 06-AUG-2012

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This book provides an overview of social media technologies in the context of practical implementation for academics, guided by applied research findings, current best practices, and the author’s successful experiences with using social media in academic settings. It also provides academics with sensible and easy strategies for implementing a wide spectrum of social media and related technologies - such as blogs, wikis, Facebook, and various Google tools for professional, teaching, and research endeavours. No other book exists that assists academics in learning how to use social media...