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Social Media for Musicians: SoundCloud®

Social Media for Musicians: SoundCloud®

By: Gary Hiebner; Simone Hiebner

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 25-JUN-2014

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These days, achieving success in the music business requires not only talent and persistence, but a healthy dose of social media savvy. Getting the word out and attracting fans has always played a crucial role in building a music career, and today, much of that audience-building process happens online. Your chances of success will grow as you master the social media platforms that offer benefits to musicians. One of today's most popular and useful social-media outlets for new musicians seeking attention is Soundcloud. In SOCIAL MEDIA FOR MUSICIANS: SOUNDCLOUD, authors Gary and Simone Hiebner...

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David Busch’s Olympus® OM-D E-M1

David Busch’s Olympus® OM-D E-M1

By: David D. Busch; Dan Simon

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 25-JUN-2014

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DAVID BUSCH'S OLYMPUS OM-D E-M1 GUIDE TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY is your one-stop resource and reference for the OLYMPUS OM-D E-M1. The OM-D E-M1 is Olympus's newest dSLR-like mirrorless camera using the Micro Four Thirds format. It features five-access image stabilization, super-fast autofocus, 16-megapixel resolution, ISO settings up to 25,600, 9 fps burst mode, and a high-resolution viewfinder. With this book in hand, you will explore the world of digital photography, learn to exercise your creativity, and take great photographs with the Olympus OM-D E-M1. With clear how-to steps and...

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Developing Mobile Websites With Html5

Developing Mobile Websites With Html5

By: David Karlins

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 12-JUN-2014

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Whatever your level of expertise with web development, DEVELOPING MOBILE WEBSITES WITH HTML5 will give you the hands-on help you need to learn how to create dynamic mobile websites that work equally well on laptops and desktops using HTML5. Popular author and web-design teacher David Karlins combines aesthetics and technique in a book that is uniquely accessible to designers at all levels, covering essential topics such as building animated and interactive mobile web apps, understanding and applying styling to mobile sites, creating mobile-friendly forms and collecting data from users, and...

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Practical Game Development with Unity® and Blender™

Practical Game Development with Unity® and Blender™

By: Alan Thorn

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 12-JUN-2014

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Today's game developers, particularly those working in smaller, independent studios, need to be expert generalists that is, skilled in a wide range of tasks, from coding and level design to 3D modeling, animation, and more. Beyond knowing how to make great games, they also need the perspective and the experience to develop products quickly-all while working with limited resources, time, and budgets. They must take a holistic approach to the art and science of game development, with an emphasis on optimizing workflow. In PRACTICAL GAME DEVELOPMENT WITH UNITY AND BLENDER, author and developer...

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Using Logic® Pro X’s Updated Score Editor

Using Logic® Pro X’s Updated Score Editor

By: Jay Asher

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 25-JUN-2014

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If you're a Logic Pro Score Editor user, this information-packed eBook will quickly get you up to speed on the new features in the latest version of Score Editor in Logic Pro X including the new Styles Editor, Score Set Editor, and more. Written by film scoring artist and columnist Jay Asher, USING LOGIC PRO X'S UPDATED SCORE EDITOR includes easy-to-follow, illustrated tutorials and walk-throughs that will help you get the most out of these new and enhanced Score Editor features....

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Bring It Home with CorelDRAW®

Bring It Home with CorelDRAW®

By: Roger Wambolt

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 31-MAY-2012

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Would you like to learn to create sharp, powerful graphics for your own small business? Have you been tasked with designing brochures, business cards, sales or feature sheets, slides, or other graphic materials for your employer? If you have an eye for design and a basic knowledge of computers, with the help of CorelDRAW Graphics Suite and BRING IT HOME WITH CORELDRAW: A GUIDE TO IN-HOUSE GRAPHIC DESIGN, you can start producing impressive, professional-looking ads and marketing materials today. The book's step-by-step guidance and wealth of tips, tricks, and techniques will quickly teach you...

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David Busch’s Mastering Digital SLR Photography

David Busch’s Mastering Digital SLR Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 11-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 29-MAY-2014

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This completely updated fourth edition of DAVID BUSCH'S MASTERING DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY is a comprehensive guide to taking great photos with digital SLR cameras. Today's digital SLRs are more affordable-and more powerful-than ever, letting you create stunning images with technology that would have been unthinkable just a few years ago. If you're comfortable with the basic operations of your digital SLR camera and are eager to explore more advanced creative concepts, this book will help you expand your knowledge of the many new capabilities and improvements that are now standard on today's...

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101 Ways to Find Work…And Keep Finding Work for the Rest of Your Career!

101 Ways to Find Work…And Keep Finding Work for the Rest of Your Career!

By: Dr. Charles Michael Austin

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 30-APR-2014

Insert Date: 16-MAY-2014

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In today's business culture, the reality is that employees change jobs-frequently! Today's corporations focus on pleasing shareholders and managing costs, resulting in a workforce that's shifting significantly, moving many savvy professionals to seize the benefits of the evolving career culture by working as freelancers, consultants, or independent contractors. In 101 WAYS TO FIND WORK, career-development specialist Charles Michael Austin offers a common sense, practical approach to succeeding in the twenty-first century work world. You'll learn the strategies you need to define your career...

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Learning Object-Oriented Programming in C# 5.0

Learning Object-Oriented Programming in C# 5.0

By: B.M. Harwani

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 21-MAY-2014

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With a solid focus on hands-on projects, LEARNING OBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING IN C# 5.0 is a comprehensive guide to all the most valuable features of C# 5.0. The book covers all the fundamentals, beginning with easy examples and gradually delving deeper into complex topics, providing the essential information you'll need to learn Visual C#. With the expert guidance of programmer, author, and teacher B.M. Harwani, you will explore the principles and benefits of object-oriented programming, in-depth OOP fundamentals, creating and using advanced class features such as generics and operator...

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David Busch’s Nikon® D3300 Guide to Digital SLR Photography

David Busch’s Nikon® D3300 Guide to Digital SLR Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 20-MAY-2014

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DAVID BUSCH'S NIKON D3300 GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY is a complete resource and reference for the Nikon D3300, one of Nikon's newest dSLR's, featuring a 24-megapixel sensor with sharper imaging, full HDTV video, and ISO up to 12,800. With this book, you will explore the world of digital photography, develop your creativity, and learn to take great photographs with your new Nikon. Featuring clear how-to steps and full-color illustrations, this book covers all the D3300's features in depth, from taking your first photos through advanced details of setup, exposure, lenses, lighting, and...

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Rock Your iPad®: Figure

Rock Your iPad®: Figure

By: G.W. Childs IV

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 05-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 09-MAY-2014

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Propellerhead's popular music-making app for iOS devices, Figure, puts the power of music production directly into your hands-letting you create beats, bass lines, melodies, and more. Now, in this power-packed e-book tutorial, G.W. Childs shows you how to get the most out of Figure, with step-by-step instructions on making music; syncing to other devices; importing your musical creations into your favorite digital audio workstation (DAW); integrating Figure with your laptop, desktop, or other iOS devices; and even putting Figure to use live on stage. ROCK YOUR IPAD: PROPELLERHEAD FIGURE is...

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Making a GameSalad® for Teens

Making a GameSalad® for Teens

By: Michael Duggan

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 18-JUN-2013

Insert Date: 07-MAY-2014

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GameSalad is the fastest, easiest way to get started building games for Macs, PCs, iOS smart devices, and the Web. If you're a gamer who's ready to start building your own games, MAKING A GAMESALAD FOR TEENS is the book for you. In simple, step-by-step lessons, author Michael Duggan will show you how to build fun, engaging games from the ground up with GameSalad and share them with your friends via social networking. GameSalad, a free, web-based program, is easy enough for complete beginners to understand and use, but the skills it helps you build can provide a foundation for more advanced...

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David Busch’s Compact Field Guide for the Nikon® Coolpix® P7800

David Busch’s Compact Field Guide for the Nikon® Coolpix® P7800

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 13-MAY-2014

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This compact field guide was specially created to help you make the most of your Nikon Coolpix P7800. DAVID BUSCH'S COMPACT FIELD GUIDE FOR THE NIKON COOLPIX P7800 gives you the information, the tools, and the techniques you'll need to achieve beautiful results when shooting with this great compact camera that features a 12-megapixel sensor, vibration reduction, eye-level viewfinder, a tough magnesium alloy body, ultra-fast f/2.0-f4 28-200mm equivalent zoom lens, two advanced continuous shooting modes at 8 frames per second, and wireless lighting technology. This full-color, lay-flat,...

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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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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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The Black Art of Multiplatform Game Programming

The Black Art of Multiplatform Game Programming

By: Jazon Yamamoto

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 16-APR-2014

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Until recently, most independent or hobbyist game programming took place on the Microsoft Windows platform. Mac OS and Linux weren't nearly as popular, and programming on home game consoles was out of the question. Today's game-programming world is more diverse. THE BLACK ART OF MULTIPLATFORM GAME PROGRAMMING is for developers working across a variety of platforms-Windows, Linux, MacOS, Android, etc. Using SDL (Simple DirectMedia Layer), a cross-platform software library, this book features demos and video tutorials for each chapter, and, in addition to multiplatform game programming, covers...

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David Busch’s Sony® α A3000/ILCE-3000 Guide to Digital Photography

David Busch’s Sony® α A3000/ILCE-3000 Guide to Digital Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 28-APR-2014

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DAVID BUSCH'S SONY ALPHA A3000/ILCE-3000 GUIDE TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY is your best resource and reference for the Sony A3000/ILCE-3000. This newest E-mount camera in the Sony product line includes a 20.2 megapixel sensor, ISO up to 12,800, and full HDTV video. With this book in hand, you will explore the world of digital photography, learn to exercise your creativity, and take great photographs with the Sony A3000/ILCE-3000. With clear how-to steps and full-color illustrations, DAVID BUSCH'S SONY A3000/ILC-3000 GUIDE TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY covers all the features of this advanced but...

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SONAR™ X3 Power!

SONAR™ X3 Power!

By: Scott R. Garrigus

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 16-APR-2014

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SONAR X3 POWER! is an all-new edition of this popular guide to Cakewalk's powerful digital audio workstation, offering full, detailed coverage of the SONAR X3 software. The book's comprehensive treatment begins with the basics and takes you from setup to final mix with clear, step-by-step instructions and exercises. If you're a new user, you'll start at the beginning and learn everything you need to know to use SONAR for recording, editing, producing, mixing, and sharing your music with the world. If you're already a SONAR user, you'll learn the details about all the exciting new features in...

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Robot Building for Teens

Robot Building for Teens

By: Behnam Salemi

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 09-APR-2014

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Robotics--the design and creation of robots--is one of the most exciting and fast-growing areas of technology today. Robots are essentially computers with physical bodies; they can sense their environment, make decisions, and perform actions. They come in all shapes and sizes and are being used in almost every area of society--from business and industry to science, medicine, communications, entertainment, and beyond. While modern robots can be quite complex, the fundamental principles of robot building can be learned by any interested beginner. If you've ever thought about building your own...

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Game Programming Gems 7

Game Programming Gems 7

By: Scott Jacobs

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 22-APR-2014

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Welcome to the seventh volume of the must-have reference series for game developers, Game Programming Gems, the series that helped define the standards for game programming and continues to be an essential source for new, innovative techniques. "Game Programming Gems 7" provides the tools and inspiration that game developers need to excel. Featuring cutting-edge, ready-to-use techniques contributed by industry veterans and experts, this new collection is a key resource for inspiration, insight, and a plethora of time-saving, ready-to-use methods for the developer's tool box! Gems 7 answers...