Download E-books iPod: The Missing Manual (Missing Manuals) PDF

By J. D. Biersdorfer, David Pogue

Apple’s iPods proceed to set the bar for media gamers, with daring new positive aspects just like the Touch’s supersized display and Siri voice keep watch over. yet iPods nonetheless lack a consultant to all their beneficial properties. That’s the place this full-color ebook is available in. It exhibits you the way to play tune, videos, and slideshows; shoot pictures and video clips; and navigate Apple's redesigned iTunes media-management program.

The very important things you have to know:

  • Fill it up. Load your iPod with song, photographs, videos, television exhibits, video games, ebooks, and podcasts.
  • Manage your stuff. obtain media and apps from the iTunes and App shops, then manage your collection.
  • Tackle the Touch. ship e mail and rapid messages, make FaceTime calls, and shoot pictures and HD video with the Touch's 5-megapixel camera.
  • Go wireless. Use the Touch’s new iOS 6 software program to sync content material wirelessly.
  • Relish the Nano. take pleasure in video and pictures at the Nano’s new titanic reveal, and chart your routines with the Nike+ pedometer.
  • Master the Shuffle and Classic. Get mucho track at the little Shuffle, and use the Classic’s massive hard disk drive to tote round your audio and video collections.
  • Pump it up. Blast iPod tunes via your house and automobile stereo.

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Download E-books (Re)Searching the Digital Bauhaus (Human-Computer Interaction Series) PDF

By Jonas Löwgren

The rationale of this bankruptcy is to stipulate a particular mind set approximately problems with know-how and society that has characterised many Nordic ways to the subject. one of many features of this strategy has been the popularity of the value of human labour. know-how isn't really noticeable as an alien strength, yet anything that is itself a made of human labour, and it may be designed and used in methods which increase human talents and services, instead of degrading them. what's really notable, not less than to this writer, during this process is that we're awarded no longer easily with a imaginative and prescient of ways issues may be greater in our society, yet with concrete exemplars of ways we will be able to construct the sort of greater global. it's in reputation of this undeniable fact that i've got selected the name of this bankruptcy, because it emphasizes that, whereas the culture of Utopian literature is the - lineation of a supposedly thought global which exists no-place (u-topos, in Greek), those visions will be an concept for fairly sensible actions at the floor, as steps in the direction of their awareness. As Wilde notes (in the quote above) this can be a endless quest, as with each one success, we realize that there are extra bridges to pass and locations to be visited.

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Download E-books Der Webdesign-Praxisguide: Professionelle Konzeption von der Planung bis zur Promotion ( (German Edition) PDF

By Philipp Gutheim

Das net bietet Nutzern die verschiedensten Informationsmöglichkeiten: Aber ob sie aktuelle Nachrichten abrufen, in Online-Shops stöbern oder Produktinformationen suchen – alle wollen möglichst schnell an die Informationen gelangen. Ein Schlüsselfaktor hierfür ist ein verständliches und ansprechendes layout. Der Autor stellt die breit gefächerten Aspekte des Webdesigns anhand vieler Beispiele dar. Tipps und tips sowie Erfahrungsberichte helfen fortgeschrittenen Hobby-Webdesignern sowie angehenden Profis, Internetauftritte optimum zu gestalten.

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Download E-books Ajax Design Patterns PDF

By Michael Mahemoff

Ajax, or Asynchronous JavaScript and XML, exploded onto the scene within the spring of 2005 and is still the most well liked tale between net builders. With its wealthy blend of applied sciences, Ajax offers astrong starting place for developing interactive internet purposes with XML or JSON-based net prone through the use of JavaScript within the browser to method the net server response.

Ajax layout Patterns indicates you top practices which can dramatically enhance your internet improvement tasks. It investigates how others have effectively handled conflictingdesign rules some time past after which relays that info on to you.

The styles defined within the e-book fall into 4 categories:

  • Foundational expertise: Examines the uncooked applied sciences required for Ajax development
  • Programming: Exposes strategies that builders have found to make sure their Ajax functions are maintainable
  • Functionality and usefulness: Describes the kinds of consumer interfaces you will come upon in Ajax functions, in addition to the hot different types of performance that Ajax makes possible
  • Development: Explains the method getting used to watch, debug, and try Ajax applications

Ajax layout Patterns also will get you on top of things with center Ajax applied sciences, reminiscent of XMLHttpRequest, the DOM, and JSON. Technical discussions are by way of code examples so that you can see for your self simply what is-and isn't-possible with Ajax. this useful reference can assist you to supply top of the range Ajax architectures, streamline internet software functionality, and enhance the userexperience.

Michael Mahemoff holds a PhD in desktop technology and software program Engineering from the college of Melbourne, the place his thesis was once "Design Reuse in software program Engineering and Human-Computer Interaction." He lives in London and consults on software program improvement matters in banking, health and wellbeing care, and logistics.

"Michael Mahemoff's Ajax layout Patterns is a really finished compendium of webapplication layout services, established round yet no longer restricted to Ajax strategies. Polished nuggets of layout knowledge are supported through tutorials and real-world code examples leading to a ebook thatserves not just as an intermediate to professional instruction manual but in addition as an in depth reference for development wealthy interactive internet applications."
--Brent Ashley, distant scripting pioneer

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Download E-books Transportation and Information: Trends in Technology and Policy (SpringerBriefs in Computer Science) PDF

By Piyushimita Vonu Thakuriah, D. Glenn Geers

Transformations in instant connectivity and location-aware applied sciences carry the promise of bringing a sea-change within the means transportation info is generated and utilized in the long run. Sensors within the transportation method, while built-in with these in different sectors (for instance, power, software and well-being) have the capability to foster novel new methods of bettering livability and sustainability.

The end-result of those advancements has been a bit contradictory. even though automation within the transportation surroundings has turn into more and more common, the extent of involvement and energetic participation by way of humans, when it comes to co-creation and contribution of knowledge, has additionally elevated. accordingly, the next significant traits were saw: (1) raises in Machine-to- desktop (M2M) communications; and (2) raises within the type and quantity of User-Generated Content.

In this transportation paradigm, the pervasive use of data and conversation applied sciences will function the basis for mobility intelligence in the direction of an “ubiquitous information-centered mobility environment”. besides the fact that, many technical and operational questions, in addition to social, administration and criminal demanding situations current themselves within the transformation to this imaginative and prescient. The ebook provides a non-technical overview of study and tasks and a dialogue of such possibilities and challenges.

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Download E-books Innovative Concepts for Autonomic and Agent-Based Systems: Second International Workshop on Radical Agent Concepts, WRAC 2005, Greenbelt, MD, USA, ... Papers (Lecture Notes in Computer Science) PDF

This booklet constitutes the completely refereed post-proceedings of the second one foreign Workshop on Radical Agent innovations, WRAC 2005, held in Greenbelt, MD, united states in September 2005. The 27 complete papers awarded are absolutely revised to include reviewers' reviews and discussions on the workshop. subject matters addressed are social features of brokers, agent architectures, autonomic platforms, agent groups, and agent intelligence.

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Download E-books USB Complete: Everything You Need to Develop Custom USB Peripherals PDF

By Jan Axelson

Who should still learn this publication?

This e-book is for you in an effort to know the way to layout and application a peripheral with a common Serial Bus (USB) interface, or in order to know the way to speak with USB peripherals from the purposes you write. those are a few of questions the ebook solutions:

What is USB and the way do peripherals use it to speak with computers? There’s much to the USB interface, and figuring out how USB works is vital in growing and software code that works successfully and reliably. This book’s concentration is at the sensible wisdom you’ll want in deciding upon elements and writing machine firmware to speak over the bus.

How am i able to come to a decision if my undertaking may still use a USB interface? possibly your layout isn’t fitted to USB. I’ll enable you make a decision if it is. If the answer's convinced, I’ll assist you make a decision which of USB’s 3 speeds and 4 move kinds to exploit.

How do i select a USB controller chip for my peripheral layout? each USB peripheral needs to comprise an clever controller. There are dozens of controller chips designed to be used in USB peripherals. during this e-book, I examine renowned chip households and provide how you can make a decision, according to either your project’s wishes and your individual historical past and personal tastes. as with all embedded-system venture, constructing a USB machine additionally calls for a improvement method for loading and debugging code, and that i disguise the choices right here in addition.

How do purposes speak with USB peripherals? to speak with a USB peripheral, a computer wishes issues: a tool motive force that is aware tips on how to converse with the PC’s USB drivers and an software that is familiar with the way to check with the gadget driving force. a few peripherals can use drivers incorporated with home windows. Others may perhaps require a customized motive force. This ebook will express you in case you can use home windows’ integrated drivers and the way to speak with units from visible simple and visible C++ functions. You’ll additionally discover what’s inquisitive about writing a tool driving force and what instruments may also help to hurry up the method.

How do USB peripherals converse? USB peripherals commonly use a mix of and embedded code to speak with computers. during this ebook, I exhibit find out how to write the gadget firmware that allows home windows to spot a tool and cargo the right equipment driving force. I additionally comprise instance firmware for changing information with a computer.

How do I come to a decision no matter if my peripheral can use bus energy, or even if it wishes its personal provide? an incredible virtue to USB is that many peripherals should be powered solely from the bus. discover no matter if your gadget can use this strength and the way to control energy use, specifically for units that use battery energy.

How am i able to make sure that my equipment will function as easily as attainable for its finish clients? at the peripheral aspect, gentle operation calls for realizing the specification’s requisites and the way the equipment can meet them. within the workstation, right operation calls for a thoroughly dependent details (INF) dossier that permits home windows to spot the equipment and software program that is familiar with tips to converse with the gadget as successfully as attainable. This booklet has details and examples to aid with every one of those.

What’s new within the moment version?

In the months after the ebook of the 1st version of USB whole, a lot occurred on the earth of USB, together with the discharge of model 2.0 of the USB specification. USB 2.0 helps a bus cost of 480 Megabits in keeping with moment, 40 occasions swifter than USB 1.1. This and different advancements in and software program brought on this moment variation of the booklet.

Rather than simply tacking on a bankruptcy approximately USB 2.0, I’ve revised the ebook from begin to end to mirror the adjustments in 2.0. through renowned request, one other addition is visible C++ code to accompany the visible simple examples for software communications with USB units. I’ve additionally improved the cloth approximately home windows drivers and functions to incorporate home windows 2000, and feature further details on new controller chips and improvement instruments. different additions and updates are sprinkled all through, many triggered by means of reader feedback.

Jan Axelson

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Download E-books Subject-Oriented Business Process Management PDF

By Albert Fleischmann, Werner Schmidt, Christian Stary, Stefan Obermeier, Egon Börger

Activities played in agencies are coordinated through communique

between the folk concerned. The sentences used to speak are obviously dependent through topic, verb, and item. the topic describes the actor, the verb the motion and the thing what's stricken by the motion. Subject-oriented enterprise technique administration (S-BPM) as awarded during this publication is predicated in this basic constitution which allows process-oriented pondering and approach modeling.


S-BPM places the topic of a strategy on the focal point and therefore

deals with company techniques and their organizational setting from a brand new viewpoint, assembly organizational specifications in a stronger manner than conventional methods. topics characterize brokers of an motion in a method, that are both technical or human (e.g. a thread in an IT method or a clerk). A method buildings the activities of every topic and coordinates the necessary communique one of the topics. S-BPM presents a coherent procedural framework to version and learn enterprise methods: its concentration is the cooperation of all stakeholders interested in the strategic, tactical, and operational matters, sharing their wisdom in a networked structure.


The authors illustrate how every one modeling job throughout the entire improvement lifecycle could be supported by using applicable software program instruments. The presentation type makes a speciality of pros in undefined, and on scholars focusing on procedure administration or organizational modeling. every one bankruptcy starts with a precis of key findings and is stuffed with examples, tricks, and attainable pitfalls. An interpreter version, a toolbox, and a word list summarizing the most phrases entire the ebook. the website offers extra software program instruments and extra material.

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Download E-books Computers Helping People with Special Needs: 15th International Conference, ICCHP 2016, Linz, Austria, July 13-15, 2016, Proceedings, Part I (Lecture Notes in Computer Science) PDF

The quantity set LNCS 9758 and 9759, constitutes the refereed complaints of the fifteenth overseas convention on desktops supporting individuals with particular wishes, ICCHP 2015, held in Linz, Austria, in July 2016.

The one hundred fifteen revised complete papers and forty eight brief papers offered have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 239 submissions. The papers incorporated within the first quantity are prepared within the following topical sections: artwork Karshmer lectures in entry to arithmetic, technology and engineering; know-how for inclusion and participation; cellular apps and systems; accessibility of net and pics; ambient assisted dwelling (AAL) for getting older and incapacity; the effect of PDF/UA on available PDF; average instruments and methods in obtainable booklet construction; obtainable e-learning – e-learning for accessibility/AT; inclusive settings, pedagogies and ways in ICT-based studying for disabled and non-disabled humans; electronic video games accessibility; person adventure and feelings for accessibility (UEE4A).

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Download E-books Learning Axure RP Interactive Prototypes PDF

By John Henry Krahenbuhl

A sensible, step by step consultant to making attractive prototypes with Axure

About This Book

  • Understand the basics and the structure of Axure RP
  • Build interesting and interactive prototypes with out writing a unmarried line of code
  • Familiarize your self with powerful time-saving tools you should use to build and annotate wireframes, interactive prototypes, and UX specifications

Who This ebook Is For

If you're a person adventure specialist, dressmaker, details architect, or enterprise analyst who desires to achieve interactive prototyping talents with Axure, then this publication is perfect for you. a few familiarity with Axure is most popular yet now not essential.

What you are going to Learn

  • Master Axure's pages, panes, and layout area
  • Create interactions for international headers and footers
  • Animate a customized carousel together with YouTube and Vimeo videos
  • Incorporate dynamic feeds from Twitter and Facebook
  • Develop interactive catalog and classification pages via leveraging the hot Repeater widget
  • Build sensible account sign in and login forms
  • Design an interesting procuring cart prototype with the checkout functionality

In Detail

This publication provide you with a quick advent to interactive prototyping. It begins with explaining the fundamentals of Axure RP and quick familiarizes you with pages, panes, and widgets. It then walks you thru designing more and more compelling reports through permitting uncomplicated, intermediate, and complex interactions along with your personal interactive prototype.

You also will find out how to generate universal interactions for a regular domestic web page that features a international header and footer in addition to an interactive carousel. you are going to additionally include social media feeds from fb and Twitter. you will improve your useful prototype with consumer account construction and login validation; simulate a content material administration process riding catalog, classification, and seek effects pages; and eventually discover ways to style a dynamic purchasing cart with a growth indicator and checkout interactions.

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