Category: Guidebooks

My New iPad: A User's Guide (3rd Edition) (My New... (No Starch Press))

By Wallace Wang

The new iPad is lovely. it really is loveable. it truly is enjoyable to play with. however it can be a section mysterious.

My New iPad is your consultant to getting the main from Apple's newest magical production. Best-selling writer Wallace Wang's sufferer, step by step directions could have you utilizing your new iPad to:

  • Find your method utilizing the Maps app and the iPad's compass
  • Get equipped with the Notes, Reminders, Calendar, and Contacts apps
  • Set up your e mail money owed and skim the Web
  • Use dictation and keyboard shortcuts to avoid wasting time typing
  • Listen to track, learn ebooks and magazines, and take images and videos
  • Use FaceTime to speak face-to-face with far-off pals and relatives
  • Shop on iTunes and the App shop for the simplest new tune, apps, video clips, video games, magazines, and books
  • Set parental controls, use a mystery passcode, and encrypt your backups for max privacy

And much more. you are going to even examine top-secret contact gestures to aid utilize your iPad. realize the masses of wonderful issues your iPad can do with My New iPad.

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FileMaker Pro 13: The Missing Manual

By Chris Eliasmith

OYou don’t desire a technical historical past to construct strong databases with FileMaker professional thirteen. This crystal-clear advisor covers all new FileMaker professional thirteen positive factors, resembling its stronger structure instruments and improved cellular aid. no matter if you’re operating a company, printing a catalog, or making plans a marriage, you’ll easy methods to customise your database to run on a laptop, Mac, internet browser, or iOS device.

The very important belongings you have to know:
Get began. travel FileMaker Pro’s good points and create your first database in minutes.
Access facts anyplace. Use FileMaker move in your iPad or iPhone—or percentage information at the Web.
Dive into relational info. remedy difficulties quick by way of connecting and mixing info tables.
Create expert files. put up experiences, invoices, catalogs, and different files with ease.
Harness processing strength. Use calculations and scripts to crunch numbers, seek textual content, and automate tasks.
Add visible energy and readability. Create colourful charts to demonstrate and summarize your data.
Share your database on a safe server. upload the high-level gains of FileMaker seasoned complex and FileMaker professional Server.

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American Survival Guide (September 2014)

Within the American Survival consultant, you'll get every little thing you must comprehend whilst catastrophe moves and self-reliance skill the variation among dwelling and demise. American Survival advisor additionally encompasses a large Buyer’s consultant with goods equivalent to shelters, firearms, flashing, tents, knives, backpacks and lots more and plenty extra!

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How to Build with Grid Beam: A Fast, Easy and Affordable System for Constructing Almost Anything

By Phil Jergenson

Grid beam is a modular, reusable development procedure that's speedy, effortless, cheap, and nearly goof-proof. usual individuals with few abilities or even fewer instruments (all you would like is a wrench!) can take on tasks starting from furnishings and store benches to extra formidable tasks like wind generators, truck racks, small buildings—even electrical vehicles.

Grid beam’s modular items and bolt-together building make the method quickly and simple to paintings with. It has the entire merits of an business construction process: commonplace, modular sizes; uniform fabrics; and interchangeable components. tasks knock flat and are effortless to move. because the items can be utilized again and again, grid beam is simple either in your pockets and at the environment—the authors were utilizing a few of their elements for over thirty years.

How to construct with Grid Beam contains enormous quantities of images of genuine tasks outfitted over a sixty-year interval, displaying the various makes use of of grid beam, from cabinets for college kids to tasks related to replacement power. the flexibility of grid beam is inspiring for newbies, more matured do-it- yourselfers, and innovators who will strengthen their very own designs. Even school-age youngsters can use grid beam to construct basic projects.

Phil Jergenson is an innovator who equipped the 1st grid beam vehicle.

Richard Jergenson outfitted his first grid beam undertaking in 1977.

Wilma Keppel is a author and editor who's additionally a welder, chippie, and grid beam builder.

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Coding For Kids For Dummies

By Camille McCue

An easy-to-grasp advent to coding options for kids

Coding for children For Dummies breaks coding right into a sequence of small initiatives, each one designed to educate elementary-to-middle-school-aged scholars a center thought to construct a online game, program, or different software. during this his hands-on, pleasant consultant readers gets entry to a number one coding device that has been designed particularly for children, exhibiting them how one can create the initiatives supplied within the publication in addition to tips on how to enforce them into their very own artistic work.

Written through a instructor and top suggest of coding schooling, Coding for children For Dummies explains to childrens in undeniable English find out how to observe the maths and good judgment talents they have already got to the topic of coding. very quickly, they are going to be greedy simple coding innovations, finishing their own technical feats, and arming themselves with the pc technological know-how adventure and knowledge to organize for a destiny operating with technology.

  • Lay-flat binding allows quick access as scholars paintings on projects
  • Full-color, large-print layout make the knowledge extra approachable to kids
  • Kids attracted to laptop technology get a aggressive edge
  • The writer has devoted her profession to bettering coding and different STEM schooling in schools

If you are a scholar who desires to study coding, a guardian who desires to aid your child pursue an curiosity in coding, or a instructor who's short of a supplemental direction booklet on your laptop technology category, Coding for children For Dummies has you covered.

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The Academic's Handbook

This new, revised, and accelerated version of the preferred Academic’s Handbook is a vital consultant for these making plans or starting an educational career.

Faculty individuals, directors, and pros with adventure in any respect degrees of upper schooling provide candid, useful recommendation to assist starting teachers comprehend issues including:
— different types of associations of upper studying and expectancies of school at each.
— the benefits and downsides of training at four-year schools rather than learn universities.
— the bits and bobs of the task market.
— choices to tenure-track, research-oriented positions.
— wage and benefits.
— The tenure system.
— Pedagogy in either huge lecture classes and small, discussion-based seminars.
— The problems dealing with ladies and minorities inside academia.
— companies, foundations, and the government as strength resources of study funds.
— The demanding situations of school mentoring.
— The effect of know-how on modern instructing and learning.
— forms of publishers and the publishing method at collage presses.
— the fashionable study library.
— The constitution of collage governance.
— The position of departments in the university.

With the inclusion of 8 new chapters, this version of The Academic’s Handbook is designed to ease the transition from graduate university to a well-rounded and profitable career.

Contributors. Judith okay. Argon, Louis J. Budd, Ronald R. Butters, Norman L. Christensen, Joel Colton, Paul L. Conway, John G. pass, Fred E. Crossland, Cathy N. Davidson, A. Leigh DeNeef, Beth A. Eastlick, Matthew W. Finkin, Jerry G. Gaff, Edie N. Goldenberg, Craufurd D. Goodwin, Stanley M. Hauerwas, Deborah L. Jakubs, L. Gregory Jones, Nellie Y. McKay, Patrick M. Murphy, Elizabeth Studley Nathans, A. Kenneth Pye, Zachary B. Robbins, Anne Firor Scott, Sudhir Shetty, Samuel Schuman, Philip Stewart, Boyd R. pressure, Emily Toth, P. Aarne Vesilind, Judith S. White, Henry M. Wilbur, Ken Wissoker

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Data Protection for Photographers: A Guide to Storing and Protecting Your Valuable Digital Assets

By Patrick H. Corrigan

All photographers, either novice undefined, are confronted with the real problems with information safety and garage. with out wisdom of the choices, instruments, and systems for secure and potent photo defense and garage, photographers run the intense chance of wasting their photograph records. This ebook deals serious information regarding the easiest undefined, software program, strategies, and practices for taking pictures, storing, and conserving pictures and different info.

This publication explains present facts safety and garage applied sciences in daily phrases. It describes potent tactics for safeguarding information, from seize to backup and archiving. Descriptions of particular items appropriate to home windows, MacOS, and Linux platforms are provided.

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Fundamentals of Windows 10 (Computer Fundamentals)

By Kevin Wilson

Teach your self the way to navigate and use the main unified model of home windows in Microsoft's heritage, no matter if it is in your cell, capsule or machine computer.  Revised and up to date in keeping with Microsoft's updates.

With lots of monitor prints, photos and illustrations, this advisor explores...

  • Windows 10's new gains, menus and utilities
  • Setting up your laptop, downloading and upgrading to home windows 10
  • Navigating home windows 10 utilizing the hot begin menu, motion centre, taskbar and contact monitor gestures
  • Using the machine and operating applications
  • Using Cortana digital assistant and Microsoft part net Browser
  • Using OneDrive
  • Backing up your vital information with filehistory
  • Antivirus and net safety
  • Taking, improving and establishing your photographs
  • Downloading & looking at videos
  • Downloading & hearing music
  • Staying involved associates, kin and co-workers utilizing Mail, Calendar & humans App
  • Maintaining home windows 10, scanning drives for mistakes and easy restoration systems and more...

Techniques are illustrated step-by-step utilizing images and reveal prints all through, including concise, effortless to persist with textual content from a longtime specialist within the field.

Whether you've got simply acquired your first home windows telephone, capsule, machine, desktop or are a prepared computing device person who has simply upgraded to home windows 10, this booklet will give you an organization clutch of the underpinning foundations and equip you with the abilities had to use a working laptop or computer like knowledgeable.

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Guide to Software Development: Designing and Managing the Life Cycle

By Arthur M. Langer

This publication addresses how most sensible to make construct vs. purchase judgements, and what impact such judgements have at the software program improvement existence cycle (SDLC). providing an built-in strategy that comes with vital administration and selection practices, the textual content explains tips on how to create winning strategies that healthy person and buyer wishes, via blending diverse SDLC methodologies. gains: presents concrete examples and potent case reports; makes a speciality of the abilities and insights that distinguish winning software program implementations; covers administration matters in addition to technical issues, together with tips to care for political and cultural realities in enterprises; identifies many new possible choices for a way to regulate and version a procedure utilizing refined research instruments and complex administration practices; emphasizes how and while pros can most sensible follow those instruments and practices, and what merits could be derived from their program; discusses looking for seller recommendations, and seller agreement concerns.

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