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Turn Your iPad into a Genealogy Powerhouse By Lisa Louise Cooke
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Here's the dirty little secret about tablets and the iPad: they are not laptops. Once the genealogist accepts that truth they can untether themselves from the restraints of that mindset and embrace... More > what I call the "Tablet Mindset." And in Turn Your iPad into a Genealogy Powerhouse you will learn how to unleash your iPad's potential for family history on-the-go! These pages are packed with the tools you need to get the most out your tablet: • An in depth look at over 65 apps that are ideal for the genealogist • 32 Fabulous Tips and Tricks that will make you a power user • See it for yourself with recommended online videos Do you have a tablet other than an iPad? No problem! Comparable apps available in Google Play are included. And the Tips and Tricks section will give you clues as to features to look for on your brand of tablet.< Less
Operating Systems: Three Easy Pieces (Electronic Version 0.8) By Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau, Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau
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A book covering the fundamentals of operating systems, including virtualization of the CPU and memory, threads and concurrency, and file and storage systems. Written by professors active in the field... More > for 20 years, this text has been developed in the classrooms of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and has been used in the instruction of thousands of students.< Less
Beej's Guide to Network Programming By Brian Hall
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Beej's Guide to Network Programming has been one of the top socket programming guides on the Internet for the last 15 years, and it's now for the first time available as a lovingly bound paperback... More > book! The Guide is designed to irreverently ease your first steps into Internet Sockets programming in C. Starting from the ground up, it provides complete examples of simple clients and servers supporting both IPv6 and IPv4. Once you get through the tutorial section of the book, Part Two contains a handy-dandy reference section which helps prevent the book from becoming simple dead weight on your shelf once you've devoured it. The book focuses on the C programming language in Unix-like environments, but Windows users can still glean relevant information from its pages. Also, once you understand socket programming in C, you'll much more easily understand it in many other languages as well.< Less
Up and Running: A REAPER User Guide By REAPER
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The essential guide to recording, editing, mixing and rendering with REAPER. Now updated for version 4.75. Includes sample project files and step by step examples to help you learn the many features... More > of REAPER. Includes new MIDI Editor and ReaSamplOmatic5000 features as well as other recent changes such as region rendering, stretch markers, the crossfade editor, language packs, freeze, dual/stereo pan, improved track manager, custom mouse modifiers and layouts, the media/FX bay and track manager, MIDI editor improvements, etc. as well as existing core functions such as routing, channel splitting and custom actions. Numerous examples are also given of how to use many of the supplied FX plug-ins. Also, improved OS X documentation. "Up and Running is not only a comprehensive guide to using REAPER, it's also full of an amazing amount of information on audio recording and engineering. I cannot recommend it enough!" - Justin Frankel (COCKOS Inc, REAPER Developer).< Less
Fundamentals of Real-Time Distributed Simulation By John Nicol
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This is the book that the simulation industry is missing! This is an introduction and reference for Real-Time Distributed Simulation. Distributed Simulation is the term describing connecting... More > people, equipment and simulators together in a synthetic environment. If you are involved with any type of simulator and want to connect it to another system, then you need to have this book. The book describes terrain in simulation, 3-D model structure, Simulator Qualification Levels, Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS), High Level Architecture (HLA), Validation, Verification and Accreditation (VV&A) as well as providing a methodology and process for planning and implementing a Distributed Simulation project. The book also provides an invaluable Distributed Simulation Agreements Template. This is a very useful book for anyone involved with distributed simulation and was written by someone that has spent nearly 20 years in the industry: building simulators and connecting them to other simulators.< Less
Web Programming Step by Step, 2nd edition By Jessica Miller, Victoria Kirst, Marty Stepp
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An introductory textbook on web programming, including HTML5, CSS3, PHP, JavaScript, Ajax, XML, JSON, databases / SQL, web design, web security, and other technologies.
SchuyLab User Manual 3.0 By Schuyler House
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This is the user manual for SchuyLab, version 3.0.
Competitive Programming 3 By Steven Halim
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This is the third edition of Competitive Programming book. This is the A5 paperback version. This is the intended version for typical audience, i.e. young programmers of age 15-25. If you need a... More > larger 8.25 * 10.75 inch version (about the size of A4, or 2 x A5), please go to: http://www.lulu.com/shop/steven-halim/competitive-programming-3-hardcover/hardcover/product-21031840.html A much more detailed information about this book is available at: https://sites.google.com/site/stevenhalim/< Less
Competitive Programming 3 (Hardcover) By Steven Halim
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This is the third edition of Competitive Programming book. This is the larger version with hard cover. It is heavier and 10 USD more expensive. If you are looking for the lighter and cheaper A5... More > paperback version, please go to: http://www.lulu.com/shop/steven-halim/competitive-programming-3/paperback/product-21031836.html A much more detailed information about this book is available at: https://sites.google.com/site/stevenhalim/< Less
SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.1 Training Course By Shakil Ahmed
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A complete step-by-step practical guide to using SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.1 for creating queries and reports for data analysis
Operating Systems: Three Easy Pieces (Hardcover Version 0.8) By Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau, Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau
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A book covering the fundamentals of operating systems, including virtualization of the CPU and memory, threads and concurrency, and file and storage systems. Written by professors active in the field... More > for 20 years, this text has been developed in the classrooms of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and has been used in the instruction of thousands of students.< Less
Operating Systems: Three Easy Pieces (Softcover Version 0.8) By Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau, Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau
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A book covering the fundamentals of operating systems, including virtualization of the CPU and memory, threads and concurrency, and file and storage systems. Written by professors active in the field... More > for 20 years, this text has been developed in the classrooms of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and has been used in the instruction of thousands of students.< Less
ON! The Future of Now: Making Sense of our Always On, Always Connected World By Crowdcentric Media
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We’re living in an age of unprecedented human connectivity. Technology unites and interrupts us; it relays news, depicts worldwide photos, and shrinks the distances between our relationships.... More > We tune into events elsewhere, witnessing the experiences of others unfolding in real time. Our communications paradigm has shifted and, with it, the interactions of our immediate environments have evolved. Published in partnership with Social Media Week and Nokia, curated by Toby Daniels and Craig Hepburn and edited by Caroline McCarthy, On! The Future of Now is a collection of essays and personal stories from leading thinkers in tech, media, and entrepreneurship that provides insight into how social media and technology have impacted their lives and their work. Proceeds from the sale of On! The Future of Now will go to support charity: water's clean water projects in the developing world.< Less
OpenCL 2.0 Quick Reference By Khronos Group
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This is the quick reference for the OpenCL 2.0 API. OpenCL™ is the first open, royalty-free standard for cross-platform, parallel programming of modern processors found in personal computers,... More > servers and handheld/embedded devices. OpenCL (Open Computing Language) greatly improves speed and responsiveness for a wide spectrum of applications in numerous market categories from gaming and entertainment to scientific and medical software.< Less
OpenGL 4.5 Quick Reference By Khronos Group
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This is a 12-page quick reference for OpenGL version 4.5. OpenGL® is the most widely adopted 2D and 3D graphics API in the industry, bringing thousands of applications to a wide variety of... More > computer platforms. It is window-system and operating-system independent as well as network-transparent. OpenGL enables developers of software for PC, workstation, and supercomputing hardware to create high-performance, visually compelling graphics software applications, in markets such as CAD, content creation, energy, entertainment, game development, manufacturing, medical, and virtual reality. OpenGL exposes all the features of the latest graphics hardware.< Less
Antiques SOS for Windows User Manual By White Light Computing, Inc.
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This is the official Antiques SOS for Windows User Manual. It explains the installation process, features of the program, as well as tutorials for common tasks, and much more. This is the must have... More > SOS user reference tool. Antiques SOS for WindowsTM is a software point-of-sales system especially designed for owners of antique malls, craft malls, interior design centers, art galleries, consignment stores, flea markets, or any store making sales of merchandise owned by more than one person. SOS has a proven track record. More than 1300 copies of SOS have been sold over the last 27 years. Currently more than 800 stores use SOS. Many, many ideas generated by those stores have been incorporated into SOS for you - so that you gain the benefit of the features and flexibility requested and used by many similar stores in your industry. SOS provides you with extensive customizing options to decide just which features to use and how to use them.< Less
The Docker Book By James Turnbull
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A new book designed for SysAdmins, Operations staff, Developers and DevOps who are interested in deploying the open source container service Docker. In this book, we'll will walk you through... More > installing, deploying, managing, and extending Docker. We're going to do that by first introducing you to the basics of Docker and its components. Then we'll start to use Docker to build containers and services to perform a variety of tasks. We're going to take you through the development life cycle, from testing to production, and see where Docker fits in and how it can make your life easier. We'll make use of Docker to build test environments for new projects, demonstrate how to integrate Docker with continuous integration workflow, and then how to build and orchestrate application services and platforms. Finally, we'll show you how to use Docker's API and how to extend Docker yourself.< Less
Java by Dissection By Charlie McDowell, Ira Pohl
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Second Edition. (e-book) Introduction to programming using Java.
The Architecture of Open Source Applications: Elegance, Evolution, and a Few Fearless Hacks By Amy Brown, Greg Wilson
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Architects look at thousands of buildings during their training, and study critiques of those buildings written by masters. In contrast, most software developers only ever get to know a handful of... More > large programs well — usually programs they wrote themselves — and never study the great programs of history. As a result, they repeat one another’s mistakes rather than building on one another’s successes. This book’s goal is to change that. In it, the authors of twenty-five open source applications explain how their software is structured, and why. What are each program's major components? How do they interact? And what did their builders learn during their development? In answering these questions, the contributors to this book provide unique insights into how they think.< Less
ReaMix: Breaking the Barriers with REAPER By Geoffrey Francis
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This book does much more than just teaching you how to use basic tools (such as volume, panning, EQ, gates, compressors, delay, reverb, etc.) to get an OK mix. It also guides you through the... More > relationships – some simple, some complex – that exist between the dimensions of sound and the dimensions of space. It gives you the confidence to transform your OK mixes into great mixes. Although not light on theory, it has a practical emphasis, with links to archives containing some 40 or so project files, with step by step examples. These help you put your knowledge into practice. "Wow! So much good stuff - from mindbending advanced techniques to solid sensible advice, this guide should have a positive effect on just about anybody interested in mixing (and especially those using REAPER)!" - Justin Frankel, Cockos Inc, developer of REAPER. Printed B&W, spiral bound< Less
A Comprehensible Guide to J1939 By Wilfried Voss
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SAE J1939 has become the accepted industry standard and the vehicle network technology of choice for off-highway machines in applications such as construction, material handling, and forestry... More > machines. J1939 is a higher-layer protocol based on Controller Area Network (CAN). It provides serial data communications between microprocessor systems (also called Electronic Control Units - ECU) in any kind of heavy duty vehicles. The messages exchanged between these units can be data such as vehicle road speed, torque control message from the transmission to the engine, oil temperature, and many more. The information in this book is based on two documents of the SAE J1939 Standards Collection: J1939/21 - Data Link Layer J1939/81 - Network Management A Comprehensible Guide to J1939 is the first work on J1939 besides the SAE J1939 standards collection. It provides profound information on the J1939 message format and network management combined with a high level of readability.< Less
The Architecture of Open Source Applications By Amy Brown, Greg Wilson
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Architects look at thousands of buildings during their training, and study critiques of those buildings written by masters. In contrast, most software developers only ever get to know a handful of... More > large programs well — usually programs they wrote themselves — and never study the great programs of history. As a result, they repeat one another’s mistakes rather than building on one another’s successes. This book’s goal is to change that. In it, the authors of twenty-five open source applications explain how their software is structured, and why. What are each program's major components? How do they interact? And what did their builders learn during their development? In answering these questions, the contributors to this book provide unique insights into how they think.< Less
The Architecture of Open Source Applications, Volume II By Amy Brown, Greg Wilson
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Architects look at thousands of buildings during their training, and study critiques of those buildings written by masters. In contrast, most software developers only ever get to know a handful of... More > large programs well — usually programs they wrote themselves — and never study the great programs of history. As a result, they repeat one another’s mistakes rather than building on one another’s successes. This second volume of The Architecture of Open Source Applications aims to change that. In it, the authors of twenty-four open source applications explain how their software is structured, and why. What are each program's major components? How do they interact? And what did their builders learn during their development? In answering these questions, the contributors to this book provide unique insights into how they think.< Less
Debugging with Fiddler By Eric Lawrence
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Fiddler is a Web Debugging Proxy platform that monitors and modifies web traffic. This freeware tool enables developers, testers, and enthusiasts to inspect traffic, set breakpoints, and... More > "fiddle" with incoming or outgoing data. Fiddler includes powerful event-based scripting, and can be extended using any .NET language. FiddlerCore, the core proxy engine underlying Fiddler, is available to integrate into any .NET application. In this book, you'll learn to fully exploit the power of Fiddler to debug traffic from virtually any web-related application, including Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox, Opera, and thousands more. You'll see how to debug HTTPS traffic, and use Fiddler with popular devices like iPhone/iPod/iPad, Windows Phone, and others. After exploring the hundreds of built-in features, you'll learn to extend Fiddler using the FiddlerScript engine or build your own applications atop the FiddlerCore class library.< Less
The Performance of Open Source Applications By Tavish Armstrong
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In 1974, Donald Knuth wrote, "We should forget about small efficiencies, say about 97% of the time: premature optimization is the root of all evil." With computers available now that are... More > millions of times faster than those available then, today's programmers have even less reason to worry about shaving cycles and saving bytes than those a generation ago. But "less" isn't "none": every once in a while, squeezing the last ounce of performance out of the machine really does matter. This book is written by over a dozen developers who have grappled with slow code, memory leaks, or uncontrollable latency in open source software. They share their mistakes and successes, and give the reader an over-the-shoulder view of how they approached their specific challenges. With examples from bioinformatics research code to web browsers, the solutions are as varied as the problems. This book will help junior and senior developers alike understand how their colleagues think about performance.< Less