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Amazon Tap 2017 Personal Assistant User Guide: An Alexa User Guid...
by John Slavio

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English

Pages

60

Publication Date

December 30, 2016

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<h2>Amazon Tap</h2><br /><h2>50% off for a limited period</h2><br /><h2>The Complete User Guide and Manual to Learn the Amazon Tap Fast</h2><br />What is the Amazon Tap device? Why should you consider purchasing one? What makes the Amazon Tap different from other Amazon Alexa-enable products? <br /><br />If you have read the other manuals written on this subject, you know that the Amazon Echo and Amazon Echo Dot are both devices that stay in one place while you are using them. You can take them to a new place and use them there; however, they need to be connected to Wi-fi in order to access Alexa and other features. You will need to find a nearby plug; the Echo and Echo Dot are not devices that can be used on-the-go.<br /><br />The Tap is powered by its battery, meaning that if it is charged, you don’t need to have it plugged in. Because the Tap does not need to be plugged in and you can connect it to mobile hotspots, you can virtually transport this device to any place you can get cellphone signal. You can turn on your cellphone’s mobile hotspot feature and connect your Tap to the hotspot. This means that you can stream music on an excellent speaker when you are outside- at the park, at the beach, at a picnic. Your imagination is your limit.<br />Additionally, because the Tap is built with Dolby, the music does not get fuzzy when you turn it up. Many speakers can become fuzzy and unclear the louder you turn up the volume. The Tap keeps streaming your music clearly no matter how high you turn it. <br /><br />If you specifically want to have Alexa in your devices, but you also want to have a great speaker, then you are left with the Amazon Echo and the Tap. The Tap is the cheaper of those options, giving you both a great speaker and the Alexa feature. The Echo Dot gives you the Alexa feature, but it does not have a music built for streaming music. <br /><br /><br /><h2>In this book you will learn:</h2><br /><ul><li>What is the Amazon Tap</li><li>Setting up the Amazon Tap</li><li>Voice Control for Devices</li><li>Using Music and Media on your Tap</li><li>Using Tap in Your Daily Life</li><li>Compatible Devices</li><li>Basic Settings and Skills</li><li>Advanced Settings and Skills</li><li>Troubleshooting Guide</li></ul><b>Scroll up and download<br /></b><br />Tags: Amazon Tap, Amazon Tap Course, Amazon Tap Book, Amazon Tap User Guide, Amazon Tap Book-Course, Amazon Tap for Beginners, users guide, amazon tap benefits, voice command device, amazon device, home devices, alexa, alexa kit, Alexa Skills Kit, digital devices, smart device, multifunctional device, beginners guide, main functions, personal control, time management, business device, to-do lists, audiobooks, amazon prime, Alexa Voice Service, tips and tricks, Amazon Echo at home, Amazon Tap functions, tips and tricks, home devices, multifunctional device, beginners guide, main functions, personal control, time management, business device, to-do lists, audiobooks, amazon prime, ULTIMATE Guide for Beginners, ULTIMATE Guide.<br /><br />
Raspberry Pi: Setup, Programming and Developing Amazing Projects ...
by Steve McCarthy

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English

Pages

80

Publication Date

May 12, 2017

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<b>The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide for The Aspiring Programmer Even if You Have Never Touched a Line of Code in Your Life.</b><br />If you are the proud new owner of a Raspberry Pi 3, congratulations! You have now come into the world of programming and are overwhelmed with the vast amount of information out there.<br />You may think:<br /><ul><li>There’s no way I can learn this. I’m too young. There's TOO MUCH to learn!</li><li>I need to be a master before I can start any serious projects.</li><li>I must go to an expensive school to learn how to code.</li><li>You need cutting edge technology to program.</li></ul><br /><br />And I’m here to tell you that is not true.<br /><br /><b>Do you think Edison would have thought that before he failed on making the lightbulb 1000 times?</b><br /><br />And that was only the lightbulb... Now, you have access to a beginner friendly computer in the Raspberry Pi AND we want you to be able to dive in without fear of the pool being too cold. And this book will help you make that dream come alive as easy as possible…<br />How? Simple…<br />Because within this book you will find out how versatile your Raspberry Pi is so you can be guided into your project of choice from creating your own retro gaming console or to running a media center.<br /><b>You will no longer be second guessing yourself on how to get your Pi up and running. You will be guided from A to Z in short, easy to follow steps that will have you done in less than an hour.</b><br /><br />Because connecting to your Pi will be made clear to you using example source codes whether you are attempting to connect from a Mac or Linus.<br />Because everyone loves video games, <b>we made the steps of building a retro game console as easy as possible to follow.</b> You will be kicking retro butt with all your nostalgic classics in few minutes time.<br />And we even included, <b>programming with Python</b>, the most popular coding language for 5 years to bridge the gap from old to new. This chapter covers all the essentials so you won’t have to guess how to build a circuit and learn how to clean up the right way.<br /><b>And other beginner friendly projects that include:</b><br /><br /><ul><li>Building your own photo frame to see all your cherished memories and loved ones in</li><li>Creating a Magic Mirror which will WOW all your friends with your technological wizardry</li><li>Adding Voice Control to your Raspberry Pi. Discover how simple it is to have your own version of Microsoft’s Cortana, Apple’s Siri, and Amazon’s Alexa.</li><li>And much more...</li></ul><br /><br /><b>We took out the guesswork for you so you don’t have to beat your head up against the wall wondering what to do next or how to get started.</b><br /><br />We even included all the materials you will need for each project and task at the beginning of the chapter. Like a chef who needs their ingredients, a programmer needs their tools. And we don’t want you to be without them.<br />Look, you can go around all over the web spending hours and hours trying to put all the pieces of the puzzle together.<br />Or...<br />You can get this book which will have you on the right path from the very first second.<br />For the ultimate beginner’s guide to Raspberry Pi 3 and the beginning of a journey, start here. <br /><b>Get your copy now at an unbeatable price.</b><br />We made this so anyone can enjoy their Raspberry Pi and we believe that you will be able to by following the instructions laid out in the book.<br />
Guide to iOS 7
by Shane Richmond

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English

Pages

48

Publication Date

October 16, 2013

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The latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system, iOS 7, is the biggest change since iOS made its debut in 2007. New icons, colourful backgrounds and more animation are just some of the changes. This guide, written by technology expert Shane Richmond, will help you get started with iOS 7 and reveals some of the secrets of advanced users.
Raspberry Pi: Essential Step by Step Beginner's Guide with Cool P...
by George Kemper

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English

Pages

117

Publication Date

August 14, 2017

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<h1>The Raspberry Pi Book</h1><br /> <br /><b>Master the secrets of your new micro PC with the <i>Raspberry Pi Ultimate Guide for Beginners!</i></b><br /> <br />So, the hype is getting to you. You’re thinking about buying a Raspberry Pi. Or maybe you already went out and bought one. But now what? Most of us don’t even know what the word “Linux” means. Let alone how to use it to turn this pocket-sized chunk of metal and plastic into a computer powerful enough to use as anything from a programming platform to a home theatre.<br /> <br />The Raspberry Pi Ultimate Guide for Beginners is exactly what you’re looking for. With this in-depth beginner’s guide to the Raspberry Pi you’ll learn everything you need to know:<br /> <br /><ul><li>Which Raspberry Pi model and operating system you need to make all your projects a breeze</li><li>How to flash your SD card – and what the heck that even means!</li><li>How to use external storage so you’ll never run low on memory or processing power</li><li>All the nerdy, technical details behind your Pi’s file storage system – and why they matter</li><li>How to increase your Pi’s performance through overclocking and overvolting</li><li>How to make changes to your Raspberry Pi’s configuration – and why you might want to</li><li>How to turn your Raspberry Pi into a web server, programming platform, or even a home theatre system</li></ul><br /> <br /><h3>The Raspberry Pi Tutorial Book</h3><br />You’ve found the perfect resource for learning everything you need to know about your brand new Raspberry Pi. Soon enough you’ll be blasting out command prompts like a seasoned IT professional, even if you’ve never touched a terminal in your life! Inside the cover you’ll find:<br /> <br /><ul><li>How to get your Raspberry Pi started up and running properly</li><li>How to create and operate user accounts in case you plan to share your PC</li><li>Use a “Graphical User Interface” for those of us more familiar with Mac or Windows</li><li>How to connect components like monitors and keyboards to your Pi and use them properly</li><li>A glossary to help you stay on top of all the jargon thrown around in the tech-world</li><li>A list of basic Linux commands and how to use them to get the most out of you Raspberry Pi</li><li>Resources you can use to delve deeper into the world of Linux commands and distributions</li><li>How to find help if you find yourself stuck on a certain command</li></ul><br /> <br />If you finally got yourself a Raspberry Pi, but need a little primer on how to get things going, look no further. <i>The Raspberry Pi Ultimate Guide for Beginners</i> is the perfect resource to make your Pi perfect for you. Click the “Add to Cart” button now to master everything your Raspberry Pi has to offer!
Energy Efficient Servers: Blueprints for Data Center Optimization
by , Winston Saunders

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English

Pages

347

Publication Date

April 07, 2015

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<strong><em>Energy Efficient Servers: Blueprints for Data Center Optimization </em></strong>introduces engineers and IT professionals to the power management technologies and techniques used in energy efficient servers. The book includes a deep examination of different features used in processors, memory, interconnects, I/O devices, and other platform components. It outlines the power and performance impact of these features and the role firmware and software play in initialization and control. Using examples from cloud, HPC, and enterprise environments, the book demonstrates how various power management technologies are utilized across a range of server utilization. It teaches the reader how to monitor, analyze, and optimize their environment to best suit their needs. It shares optimization techniques used by data center administrators and system optimization experts at the world’s most advanced data centers.<p></p><p></p>
Take Control of PDFpen 8
by Michael E Cohen

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English

Pages

222

Publication Date

June 16, 2016

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<div><p><b>Juggle your PDFs easily with PDFpen 8!</b></p><p>These days, an ever-increasing amount of “paper” — contracts, tax forms, bills, reports, and more — comes into our lives as PDF files. We generate this virtual paper too, since it’s so much easier to save a document as a PDF and send it to a colleague via email than it is to print and send via fax or mail. To read, edit, and manipulate all these PDFs, you need appropriate tools and skills.</p><p>Given the high price of Adobe Acrobat DC Pro, many Mac users have turned to Smile's affordable PDFpen apps to help them sign PDF forms, handle scanned documents, make changes in existing PDFs, create new PDFs from a variety of sources, and even export PDFs to other file formats. With <i>Take Control of PDFpen 8</i>, you'll learn how to do all these tasks and more on your Mac with PDFpen or PDFpenPro or on the go with PDFpen for iPad & iPhone.</p><p>Members of Take Control's sister publication, TidBITS, can save 20% on all Smile products purchased through the Smile cart, including PDFpen 8 and PDFpenPro 8. To learn more, visit the Membership Benefits page. To access the coupon code, make sure you've logged in and click through from the Your Member Benefits page.</p><p><i>Take Control of PDFpen 8</i> begins with a guide to purchasing options: PDFpen versus PDFpenPro, from Smile versus the Mac App Store, and the advantages of the iOS version. Next, you'll meet PDFpen with an overview of the PDF format and a tour of the interface.</p><p>With the basics out of the way, highlights of what you'll learn to do include:</p><ul><li>Add and remove pages, and combine pages from multiple files into one PDF.</li><li>Mark up a PDF with highlights, comments, editing marks, and more.</li><li>Edit a PDF by fixing typos, adding text, formatting text, and redacting confidential text. </li><li>Scan a document into a PDF, and make the text editable with OCR.</li><li>View and work with OCRed text in the OCR layer (PDFpenPro only)</li><li>Add clickable links, page numbers, and images.</li><li>Make a clickable table of contents (PDFpenPro only).</li><li>Password-protect a PDF. And (PDFpenPro only), prevent others from printing or editing a PDF. </li><li>Turn a PDF into a formatted Microsoft Word document, or (PDFpenPro only) export it in Excel or PowerPoint format. </li></ul><p>And, you'll find directions for working with PDF forms:</p><ul><li>Fill out forms with ease.</li><li>Add a handwritten signature.</li><li>Apply a digital signing certificate.</li><li>Print just form entries on a pre-printed form.</li><li>Create an interactive PDF form (PDFpenPro only) that can collect data and send it to you via email or the Web. You can add an interactive signature field, which makes it easy for the form to be signed online.</li></ul><p>An appendix describes the useful AppleScripts that ship with PDFpen.</p><p>This ebook was created in collaboration with Smile, with PDFpen's developers tech editing the book.</p></div>
Android on x86: An Introduction to Optimizing for Intel Architect...
by , Darren Cummings

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English

Pages

375

Publication Date

January 23, 2014

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<p><em>Android on x86: an Introduction to Optimizing for Intel® Architecture</em> serves two main purposes. First, it makes the case for adapting your applications onto Intel’s x86 architecture, including discussions of the business potential, the changing landscape of the Android marketplace, and the unique challenges and opportunities that arise from x86 devices. The fundamental idea is that extending your applications to support x86 or creating new ones is not difficult, but it is imperative to know all of the technicalities. This book is dedicated to providing you with an awareness of these nuances and an understanding of how to tackle them.</p><p>Second, and most importantly, this book provides a one-stop detailed resource for best practices and procedures associated with the installation issues, hardware optimization issues, software requirements, programming tasks, and performance optimizations that emerge when developers consider the x86 Android devices. Optimization discussions dive into native code, hardware acceleration, and advanced profiling of multimedia applications. The authors have collected this information so that you can use the book as a guide for the specific requirements of each application project.</p><p>This book is not dedicated solely to code; instead it is filled with the information you need in order to take advantage of x86 architecture. It will guide you through installing the Android SDK for Intel Architecture, help you understand the differences and similarities between processor architectures available in Android devices, teach you to create and port applications, debug existing x86 applications, offer solutions for NDK and C++ optimizations, and introduce the Intel Hardware Accelerated Execution Manager. This book provides the most useful information to help you get the job done quickly while utilizing best practices.</p>
Policy-Oriented Technology Assessment Across Europe: Expanding Ca...
by Palgrave Macmillan

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English

Pages

188

Publication Date

November 18, 2015

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This book is open access under a CC-BY license.<br /><br />Policy-making to address grand challenges faces greater complexity than any previous project of modernization. Future scenarios are haunted by uncertainty and there is real ambivalence as to the values that policy should strive for. In this situation decision-makers look to research and innovation to provide answers and solutions. But neither can the great transitions ahead be planned by science, nor will conventional methods of innovation bring such transitions about. A turn to interactive governance is therefore underway with policy-makers and citizens becoming increasingly involved in processes of deliberating futures. Technology Assessment (TA) is the art of structuring such processes. TA goes beyond traditional expert policy analysis by systematically combining a multi-disciplinary evidence base with participatory approaches to policy deliberation. TA thus seeks to act as a hub for serious and transparent dialogue between policy, industry, science, and society about the challenges ahead and the available options for overcoming them responsibly. This volume offers an up-to-date account of the expansion of technology assessment capacities across new European member states. The contributions of this volume are written by leading European researchers and practitioners in technology assessment (TA) and are based on the PACITA (Parliaments and Civil Society in Technology Assessment) project.
Find Free Kindle Books: A how-to guide to finding and loading fre...
by Edward Jones

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English

Pages

27

Publication Date

September 18, 2014

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<h2>Need a roadmap to find thousands of FREE Kindle books?</h2><br /><br />From the author of the top-selling "Kindle Fire Tips, Tricks and Traps" series comes this concise and clearly-written guide to finding THOUSANDS of free books for your Kindle Fire. Once you've read this guide and carried out its step-by-step directions, it may be months before you're forced to pay for another book! Topics that you will learn include:<br /><br />• What file formats work (and don't work) with the Kindle Fire<br /><br />• How to transfer e-books from your computer to your Kindle Fire using the USB charging cable<br /><br />• How to transfer e-books from your computer to your Kindle Fire using the free "Wi-Fi Explorer" app<br /><br />• How to send e-books, music files, and videos to your Kindle Fire using e-mail<br /><br />• How to find free books by the hundreds on the Amazon website<br /><br />• How to find free books by the thousands on the Internet<br /><br />Stop paying for enjoyable reading when there is such a wealth of excellent free content available. Let <b>Find Free Kindle Books</b> serve as your roadmap to finding free e-books for your Kindle Fire!<br />
Rethinking the Internet of Things: A Scalable Approach to Connect...
by , Byron Henderson

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English

Pages

185

Publication Date

January 23, 2014

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<p>Apress is proud to announce that <em>Rethinking the Internet of Things</em> was a 2014 Jolt Award Finalist, the highest honor for a programming book. And the amazing part is that there is no code in the book.</p><p>Over the next decade, most devices connected to the Internet will not be used by people in the familiar way that personal computers, tablets and smart phones are. Billions of interconnected devices will be monitoring the environment, transportation systems, factories, farms, forests, utilities, soil and weather conditions, oceans and resources.</p><p>Many of these sensors and actuators will be networked into autonomous sets, with much of the information being exchanged machine-to-machine directly and without human involvement. Machine-to-machine communications are typically terse. Most sensors and actuators will report or act upon small pieces of information - "chirps". Burdening these devices with current network protocol stacks is inefficient, unnecessary and unduly increases their cost of ownership. </p><p>This must change. The architecture of the Internet of Things must evolve now by incorporating simpler protocols toward at the edges of the network, or remain forever inefficient. <em>Rethinking the Internet of Things</em> describes reasons why we must rethink current approaches to the Internet of Things. Appropriate architectures that will coexist with existing networking protocols are described in detail. An architecture comprised of integrator functions, propagator nodes, and end devices, along with their interactions, is explored. </p>

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