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  • ARRL’s Wire Antenna Classics: A Collection of the Best Articles from ARRL Publications

    So many wire antenna designs have proven to be first class performers! Here are two volumes devoted to wire antennas, from the simple to the complex. Includes articles on dipoles, loops, rhombics, wire beams and receive antennas–and some time-proven classics! An ideal book for Field Day planners or the next wire antenna project at your home station.

  • Case*Method: Function and Process Modelling

    business functions and a wealth of realistic examples illustrating function and process modelling in practice. It provides clear guidelines for when to use each technique and a comprehensive glossary of all important terms. Features Easy-to-learn techniques for modelling key business functions, processes, and events. A wealth of realistic examples illustrating function and process modelling in practice. Clear guidelines for when to use each technique. A comprehensive glossary of all important terms.

  • Adobe Indesign CS4 on Demand 1st Edition

    Adobe Indesign CS4 on Demand 1st Edition

  • Java Foundation Classes in a Nutshell

    Java Foundation Classes in a Nutshell is an indispensable quick reference for Java programmers who are writing applications that use graphics or graphical user interfaces. The author of the bestsellingJava in a Nutshell has written fast-paced introductions to the Java APIs that comprise the Java Foundation Classes (JFC), such as the Swing GUI components and Java 2D, so that you can start using these exciting new technologies right away.This book also includes O’Reilly’s classic-style, quick-reference material for all of the classes in the javax.swing and java.awt packages and their numerous subpackages. This reference material covers all of the new JFC classes in the Java 2 platform, as well as the existing Java 1.1 AWT classes. Once you’ve learned about the JFC, you’ll keep this book next to your keyboard for handy reference while you program.Java Foundation Classes in a Nutshell contains the following:

    An overview of the architecture of graphical user interfaces built with both the new Swing API and the older AWT
    An introduction to the important components and application services provided by the Swing API
    An comprehensive explanation of the features of the new Java 2D graphics API
    A complete quick reference for the graphics- and GUI-related classes in the Java 2 platform
    This book is part of the two-volume set of quick references that every Java programmer needs. It is an essential companion to Java in a Nutshell, 3rd Edition, which covers the key nongraphical APIs in Java 1.2. A third volume, Java Enterprise in a Nutshell, focuses on the Java Enterprise APIs and is of interest to programmers working on server-side or enterprise Java applications.

  • Upgrading and Fixing PCs for Dummies (Upgrading & Fixing Pcs for Dummies)

    Upgrading and Fixing PCs for Dummies (Upgrading & Fixing Pcs for Dummies)

  • Microsoft® Encyclopedia of Networking

    Get the single resource that defines—and illustrates—the rapidly evolving world of networking. The second edition of the award-winning MICROSOFT® ENCYCLOPEDIA OF NETWORKING has been fully updated—with thousands of entries detailing the latest technologies, standards, products, and services. You get clear, concise explanations, including hundreds of new articles and diagrams, that deftly take you from concept to real-world application. You also get the entire encyclopedia on CD-ROM, for definitive answers wherever you need them.

    STAY CURRENT AND TRACK TRENDS—from Ethernet to wireless LANs, EDI to XML, 6bone to Web-enabled cell phones, keep pace with networking innovations

    EXPLORE CONTENT IN DEPTH—delve into security, viruses, next-generation cellular communications, e-business, and other developments in as much detail as you need

    BUILD YOUR KNOWLEDGE OF KEY PLATFORMS—everything from Microsoft Windows® and Microsoft .NET to open-source technologies and products from Cisco, IBM, Sun, and others MASTER NETWORKING ESSENTIALS—get fast facts and implementation notes on networking topologies, media, protocols, and standards DECIPHER INDUSTRY ACRONYMS—from legacy systems (POTS) to emerging standards (IPv6), and from ACK to ZAK, decode essential terms GET AN EDGE IN CERTIFICATION PREPARATION—ideal reference for anyone pursuing or maintaining MCSE, MCSA, or other professional certification PLUS, YOUR ENCYCLOPEDIA ON CD-ROM FEATURES:

    Entire text in easy-search eBook format Customizable, XML-based index Links to Web sites for additional learning A Note Regarding the CD or DVD

    The print version of this book ships with a CD or DVD. For those customers purchasing one of the digital formats in which this book is available, we are pleased to offer the CD/DVD content as a free download via O’Reilly Media’s Digital Distribution services. To download this content, please visit O’Reilly’s web site, search for the title of this book to find its catalog page, and click on the link below the cover image (Examples, Companion Content, or Practice Files). Note that while we provide as much of the media content as we are able via free download, we are sometimes limited by licensing restrictions. Please direct any questions or concerns to

  • UNIX Shells by Example

    UNIX Shells by Example Third Edition is your complete, step-by-step guide to all five essential UNIX shells – bash, tcsh, C, Bourne, and Korn – and all three essential UNIX shell programming utilities, awk, sed and grep. This new Third Edition is better than ever, with hundreds of completely updated, classroom-proven examples from Silicon Valley’s top UNIX and Linux instructor, Ellie Quigley. Starting with the basics, Quigley gets you all the way to expert-level techniques. Along the way, you’ll learn what UNIX shells are, what they do, and how they integrate with other UNIX utilities and processes. You’ll master creating, running, and debugging shell scripts; using grep, egrep and ggrep; working with sed, and much more. This edition contains extensive new coverage of bash and tcsh, as well as hundreds of updated and classroom-tested examples for all five leading shells. It contains hands-on exercises for every topic, an appendix with detailed syntax listings, comparison charts, and much more. For all UNIX system administrators, application developers, and power users

  • Pentaho Solutions: Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing with Pentaho and MySQL

    Your all-in-one resource for using Pentaho with MySQL for Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing Open-source Pentaho provides business intelligence (BI) and data warehousing solutions at a fraction of the cost of proprietary solutions. Now you can take advantage of Pentaho for your business needs with this practical guide written by two major participants in the Pentaho community.

    The book covers all components of the Pentaho BI Suite. You’ll learn to install, use, and maintain Pentaho-and find plenty of background discussion that will bring you thoroughly up to speed on BI and Pentaho concepts.

    Of all available open source BI products, Pentaho offers the most comprehensive toolset and is the fastest growing open source product suite Explains how to build and load a data warehouse with Pentaho Kettle for data integration/ETL, manually create JFree (pentaho reporting services) reports using direct SQL queries, and create Mondrian (Pentaho analysis services) cubes and attach them to a JPivot cube browser Review deploying reports, cubes and metadata to the Pentaho platform in order to distribute BI solutions to end-users Shows how to set up scheduling, subscription and automatic distribution The companion Web site provides complete source code examples, sample data, and links to related resources.

  • Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 (How to Do Everything with)

    Get the most out of the all-new release of Outlook

    Centralize communications and schedule management with Outlook 2007 using this easy-to-use guide. Get a quick tour of new and updated Outlook features, including the redesigned interface, then dig into managing your e-mail; recording and tracking appointments and upcoming events; integrating with other Office applications; and much more. With valuable tips on customization, security, and mobilizing your Outlook data, this is a must-have resource for every Outlook 2007 user. Navigate the new interface and learn keyboard shortcutsManage multiple e-mail accounts, create folders, and automate mail handlingLearn advanced e-mail management strategies, such as intelligent grouping, filtering, and Color CategoriesCreate Tasks and To-Do items and use the To-Do BarCreate search folders, plus manage and archive informationNavigate the Notes and Journal functionsCustomize the user interface, including toolbars and menusSecure your account and block junk mail and spamMobilize your Outlook data so you can stay connected while on the roadUse Outlook with Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint ServicesConnect Hotmail and Gmail accounts to Outlook

  • Adobe GoLive CS Classroom in a Book

    Shows how to take advantage of Go Live CS’ powerful site management and collaboration capabilities, wireless authoring features, and dynamic database tools. This work uses a series of project-based lessons to guide you through various aspects of GoLive’s use. It also includes a CD-ROM with the files and images needed to complete the exercises.

  • Picaxe Microcontroller Projects for the Evil Genius

    Publisher’s Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.
    WHIP UP SOME FIENDISHLY FUN PICAXE MICROCONTROLLER DEVICESRon has worked hard to explain how the PICAXE system operates through simple examples, and I’m sure his easy-to-read style will help many people progress with their PICAXE projects. –From the Foreword by Clive Seager, Revolution Education Ltd.

    This wickedly inventive guide shows you how to program, build, and debug a variety of PICAXE microcontroller projects. PICAXE Microcontroller Projects for the Evil Genius gets you started with programming and I/O interfacing right away, and then shows you how to develop a master processor circuit.

    From Hello, World! to Hail, Octavius!
    All the projects in Part I can be accomplished using either an M or M2 class PICAXE processor, and Part II adds 20X2-based master processor projects to the mix. Part III culminates in the creation of Octavius–a sophisticated robotics experimentation platform featuring a 40X2 master processor and eight breadboard stations which allow you to develop intelligent peripherals to augment Octavius’ functioning. The only limit is your imagination!

    PICAXE Microcontroller Projects for the Evil Genius:

    Features step-by-step instructions and helpful photos and illustrations
    Allows you to customize each project for your purposes
    Offers all the programs in the book free for download
    Removes the frustration factor–all required parts are listed, along with sources
    Build these and other devious devices:

    Simple mini-stereo jack adapter
    USBS-PA3 PICAXE programming adapter
    Power supply
    Three-state digital logic probe
    20X2 master processor circuit
    TV-R input module
    8-bit parallel 16X2 LCD board
    Serialized 16X2 LCD
    Serialized 4X4 matrix keypad
    SPI 4-digit LED display
    Countdown timer
    Programmable, multi-function peripheral device and operating system
    Octavius–advanced robotics experimentation platform
    L298 dual DC motor controller board

    Each fun, inexpensive Evil Genius project includes a detailed list of materials, sources for parts, schematics, and lots of clear, well-illustrated instructions for easy assembly. The larger workbook-style layout and convenient two-column format make following the step-by-step instructions a breeze.

  • Using Computers: Living and Working with Computers

    Using Computers: Living and Working with Computers

  • Book of Webmin: …or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Unix

    How to use Webmin’s unique features, including integrating the most popular services (Apache, BIND, Sendmail, and more) as well as the standard system features (network configuration, disk configuration, users and groups, etc.). Tutorials show how to accomplish common tasks with each service.

  • Wireless Networking Visual Quick Tips

    Wireless Networking Visual Quick Tips

  • Secret Codes for Nintendo 64

    Secret Codes for Nintendo 64, Volume 2 is an updated collection of the best cheats, tricks and secret codes for the latest, top-selling Nintendo 64 video games. Codes and cheats top the list of what game players want. They help them uncover
    -Secret Codes for Nintendo 64, Volume 2 is an updated collection of the best cheats, tricks and secret codes for the latest, top-selling Nintendo 64 video games

    -Codes and cheats top the list of what game players want. They help them uncover secret characters, hidden levels, and all-new modes of game play

    -Diddy-Kong Racing, NFL Quarterback Club 98, Duke Nukem 64, MK Mythologies, and Nagano Winter Olympics 98 are just some of the hot titles that will be covered in this guide

  • Game Boy Secret Codes 3 Pocket Guide

    BradyGames Game Boy Secret Codes 3 Pocket Guide is the ultimate guide to the best cheats, tricks and secret codes for the hottest games released for Game Boy and the new Game Boy Advance. Some of the popular titles featured in this book include: The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages and Oracle of Seasons, Mario Tennis, Chicken Run, and Austin Powers: Welcome to My Underground Lair.

  • Macromedia Studio MX All-In-One Desk Reference for Dummies

    provides a one-stop reference for users looking to harness the power of this Web building suite. The book covers each of the core applications in Studio MX including Dreamweaver, Flash, Freehand, Fireworks, ColdFusion and, newly added to this edition, Contribute. Macromedia Studio MX 2004 All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies also contains coverage on using all the applications together in a single Web building project as well as an overview of the basics of good Web design. This book, like the product itself, should appeal to both professional and hobbyist Web builders who want a single product that can do the work of six or seven separate products.


    An Introduction to This Innovative and Revolutionary Next-Generation Communication Solution


    The IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) is a powerful, emerging technology that will change the way we live, work, and communicate. Through convergence of fixed and wireless networks, IMS delivers seamless roaming to multimedia devices regardless of location or access modality. This much-needed resource gives you an easy-to-understand overview of the development, evolving standards, and excitingly imminent future of IMS.

    Expand Your Understanding of IMS

    Written by a renowned professional author and educator with 25 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, IMS Crash Course gives you a broad perspective on why IMS evolved, how the technology works, its system requirements, and potential regulatory issues―all in one convenient package. If you are looking to make sense of this breakthrough technology, its benefits, and its real-world implementations, read this book first.

    Full coverage of IMS including:

    • An early history of IMS
    • Converging wireless and wireline
    • Network, software, and signaling requirements
    • IMS regulatory issues
    • IMS’s future