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The PC and Gadget Help Desk
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The PC and Gadget Help Desk: A Do-It-Yourself Guide To Troubleshooting and RepairingQue has published The PC and Gadget Help Desk: A Do-It-Yourself Guide To Troubleshooting and Repairing. PCs, smartphones, tablets, networks, cameras, home theater and more—all in one book!

We all use technology—and we all have problems with it. Don’t get frustrated… and don’t waste money on costly repair or support calls! Solve the problems yourself, with the one guide that makes it easy: The PC and Gadget Help Desk. Using clear pictures, handy “symptom tables,” and easy-to-use flowcharts, Mark Edward Soper walks you step-by-step through identifying, solving, and preventinghundreds of today’s most aggravating tech problems. Soper covers all your major platforms: iPhones, iPads, Android devices, Windows systems, and more. He even helps you fix the weird problems that happen when you use them together...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK
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Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOKSamsung Electronics America and NOOK Media, a subsidiary of Barnes & Noble, Inc., have announced the introduction of the 10.1-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK, a new large-screen version of the popular tablet that combines Samsung’s leading technology and NOOK’s extraordinary content and reading experience. This new big-screen co-branded tablet offers the best of both worlds: a full-featured Android tablet that’s optimized for reading and entertainment. With tools for everyday use and an amazing collection of HD entertainment, customers can connect to the world when they need to, and escape when they want. The new 10.1-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK features the largest screen ever available on a NOOK. The new addition joins the recently launched 7-inch model to offer customers more choice for their reading and entertainment needs.

“With the launch of the new large screen Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK, we have a fantastic lineup of devices for our customers to choose from as we head into the holiday gifting season,” said Michael P. Huseby, Chief Executive Officer of Barnes & Noble, Inc...

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Avast 2015 Home Network Security Software
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Avast 2015 Home Network Security SoftwareAvast Software, maker of the most-trusted security in the world, has launched Avast 2015—the latest PC and Mac versions of the security solutions used by more than 175 million people worldwide. All versions, including the completely free version, come with the only home-network security tool designed to address the very real threat of hijacked home networks. Additional features and enhancements include DNS-hijacking prevention, HTTPS scanning, reduced in-product messaging or popups, a simplified and more fun user experience, and faster software updates to improve performance and deliver greater privacy and security.

“Security risks have expanded out from the PC to the home network as more devices than ever connect to the Internet via home routers. As a result, home networks have become the hub of personal computing,” said Avast Chief Executive Officer Vince Steckler. “Our research determined that nearly 80% of all home routers in use today are thinly protected by common, easily hacked passwords, making routers an easy entry point to the home network for hackers. Avast 2015 addresses these issues head-on with several important new features...”

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Photography as Meditation: Tap Into the Source of Your Creativity
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Photography as Meditation: Tap Into the Source of Your CreativityRocky Nook has published Photography as Meditation: Tap Into the Source of Your Creativity.

For many people, photography serves as a form of meditation—a way to separate themselves from their stressful lives. In this book, Torsten Andreas Hoffmann explores an approach to artistic photography based on Japanese Zen Philosophy. Meditation and photography have much in common: both are based in the present moment, both require complete focus, and both are most successful when the mind is free from distracting thoughts. Hoffman shows how meditation can lead to the source of inspiration.

Hoffman’s impressive images of landscapes, cities, people, and nature, as well as his smart image analysis and suggestions about the artistic process, will help you understand this...

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New Magellan RoadMate 7-Inch Automotive GPS Family
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New Magellan RoadMate 7-Inch Automotive GPS FamilyMagellan, a leader of innovative GPS devices for vehicles, fitness, outdoor and mobile navigation, announces three new 7-inch auto GPS models. The Magellan RoadMate 9400-LM, 9412T-LM and 9465T-LMB provide Magellan's leading safety, convenience and trip-planning features in a robust navigation experience perfect for exploring new locations.

"Our large-screen GPS devices provide superior navigation for drivers of large vehicles or those who need a larger display to see content better," said Stig Pedersen, associate vice president of product management for Magellan. "These models provide consumers with a solid navigation solution with features such as landmark guidance, traffic camera alerts, junction view and best parking..."

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Microsoft Azure SQL Database Step by Step
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Microsoft Azure SQL Database Step by StepMicrosoft Press has published Microsoft Azure SQL Database Step by Step. Your hands-on guide to Azure SQL Database fundamentals.

Expand your expertise—and teach yourself the fundamentals of Microsoft Azure SQL Database. If you have previous programming experience but are new to Azure, this tutorial delivers the step-by-step guidance and coding exercises you need to master core topics and techniques.

Discover how to:

* Perform Azure setup and configuration
* Explore design and security considerations
* Use programming and reporting services...

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The Filmmaker's Guide to Digital Imaging
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The Filmmaker's Guide to Digital ImagingFocal Press has published The Filmmaker’s Guide to Digital Imaging. It’s a whole new world for cinematographers, camera assistants, and postproduction artists. New equipment, new methods, and new technologies have to be learned and mastered. New roles such as that of the DIT (Digital Imaging Technician), Digital Loader, and Data Manager are integral to today’s motion picture production process. Take your mastery of these new tools, techniques, and roles to the next level with this cutting-edge roadmap from esteemed author and filmmaker Blain Brown.

The Filmmaker’s Guide to Digital Imaging covers both the theory and the practice, featuring full-color, in-depth coverage of essential terminology, technology, and industry-standard best-practices. Brown covers new industry-wide production standards such as ASC-CDL and the ACES workflow. Interviews with professional cinematographers and DITs working on Hollywood productions equip you with knowledge that...

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Gabriel Iglesias Stand-Up Revolution: Season 3 DVD
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Gabriel Iglesias Stand-Up Revolution: Season 3 DVDGabriel Iglesias returns for the third season of the hit Comedy Central Series Stand-Up Revolution! This 2-disc DVD includes all new hilarious material with animated segments of Gabriel’s most popular jokes, extended episodes, and an outstanding selection of bonus features. Get ready to laugh your head off, again!

Audio & Subtitles:
· Dolby Digital Stereo
· English SDH Subtitles

Special Features:
· Extended and Additional Sets · “Hey It’s Fluffy!” Animated Shorts

For more information, visit http://www.cc.com/shows/gabriel-iglesias-presents-stand-up-revolution.
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F1 2014 for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC
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F1 2014 for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PCCodemasters today announced that F1 2014 has raced into retail and onto digital stores today, Tuesday 21st October, in the Americas for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft®, PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system and Windows PC from Steam.

F1 2014 takes players closer to the experience of racing this year’s dramatically different cars. A new driver evaluation system and re-graded difficulty settings makes F1 2014 the most accessible video game in the series and players of all abilities will be able to feel how this new generation of FORMULA ONE cars handle. F1 2014 includes all the seismic rule changes, aerodynamics, driver changes, new tracks and more which have combined to deliver an unforgettable FORMULA ONE season. F1 2014 also includes...

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JUSTIFIED: THE COMPLETE FIFTH SEASON on Blu-ray and DVD
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JUSTIFIED: THE COMPLETE FIFTH SEASON on Blu-ray and DVDSony Pictures Television’s modern-day, gun-slinging police drama on FX returns when JUSTIFIED: THE COMPLETE FIFTH SEASON arrives on Blu-ray™ and DVD Dec. 2 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Timothy Olyphant (This is Where I Leave You) stars as rugged U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens in the critically acclaimed series from Sony Pictures Television and Bluebush Productions. The renegade style of justice continues in the fifth season as Raylan’s involvement in a mobster’s questionable death is under threat of being exposed. With Raylan’s future in doubt, a revenge attack unleashing a federal investigation throws the Crowes into turmoil and puts Boyd Crowder on a collision course with the law.

Both the three-disc Blu-ray and DVD sets feature commentaries on two episodes, deleted scenes and Season of the Crowe: Making Season Five, giving fans an in-depth look behind the scenes of the fifth season as the Crowes invade Harlan.   The Blu-ray is packed with exclusives including a tribute to the one and only Elmore Leonard, featuring interviews and passage readings by Robert Forster, Tony Goldwyn, Timothy Olyphant, Patton Oswalt, Danny DeVito, Adam Arkin, Walton Goggins, Dennis Lehane, Graham Yost and many more. Also included...

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Belkin Keyboards and Covers for iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3
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Belkin Keyboards and Covers for iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3Belkin International, the market leader for tablet accessories, has unveiled a new lineup of keyboard cases and accessories for Apple’s newest iPads. Featuring three QODE keyboards and a collection of thin, lightweight folios for both the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3, Belkin’s new accessories offer enhanced functionality, style and versatility to complement all lifestyles.

“With the new iPad hitting shelves just in time for the busy holiday season and more people using them as laptop replacements, the creation of iPad keyboards that can measure up to laptop keyboards and accessories that enhance and protect while on the go becomes paramount,” said Ana Hory, director of product management at Belkin. “Belkin’s new accessories for the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 speak to this trend and give iPad users more ways to love their new device.” For the new iPad Air 2, Belkin will...

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VCP5-DCV Official Certification Guide, 2nd Edition
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VCP5-DCV Official Certification Guide (Covering the VCP550 Exam): VMware Certified Professional 5 - Data Center Virtualization, 2nd EditionVMware Press has published VCP5-DCV Official Certification Guide (Covering the VCP550 Exam): VMware Certified Professional 5 - Data Center Virtualization, 2nd Edition.

VCP5-DCV Official Cert Guide focuses specifically on the objectives for the VCP550 exam on vSphere 5.5 for VMware Certified Professional 5 - Data Center Virtualization certification. VMware Certified Instructor (VCI) Bill Ferguson shares preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material follows the exam blueprint and is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retaining exam topics. The companion DVD contains a powerful Pearson IT Certification Practice Test engine that enables you to focus on individual topic areas or take a complete, timed exam. The...

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Capturing The Moment: The Heart of Photography
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Capturing The Moment: The Heart of PhotographyFocal Press has published Capturing The Moment: The Heart of Photography. This is not a book about the fundamentals of shutter speed or how your camera works; it is a book that will teach photographers of all levels how to work with their cameras to capture moments whether they are occurring quickly or unfolding over many hours.

Capturing the Moment is about a gesture, an expression, a ball in the net, a whale breaching, like Marilyn Monroe’s skirt flying up or Alfred Eisenstaedt’s image of a kiss between a soldier and nurse in Times Square. Moments in all forms are the true core of photography, and this book will explain how to anticipate them, recognise them, choose them, and capture them, through the eyes and wisdom of award-winning photographer and celebrated author Michael Freeman...

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HTML, CSS and JavaScript All in One
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HTML, CSS and JavaScript All in One, Sams Teach Yourself: Covering HTML5, CSS3, and jQuery, 2nd EditionSams has published HTML, CSS and JavaScript All in One, Sams Teach Yourself: Covering HTML5, CSS3, and jQuery, 2nd Edition. In just a short time, you can learn how to use HTML, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), and JavaScript together to design, create, and maintain world-class websites.

Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson in this book builds on the previous ones, enabling you to learn the essentials from the ground up. Clear instructions and practical, hands-on examples show you how to use HTML to create the framework of your website, design your site’s layout and typography with CSS, and then add interactivity with JavaScript and jQuery. Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common web development tasks. Practical, hands-on examples show you how to apply what you learn. Quizzes and exercises help you test your knowledge and stretch your skills...

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Vectorworks for Entertainment Design
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Vectorworks for Entertainment Design: Using Vectorworks to Design and Document Scenery, Lighting, and SoundFocal Press has published Vectorworks for Entertainment Design: Using Vectorworks to Design and Document Scenery, Lighting, and Sound. The first book in the industry tailored specifically for the entertainment professional, Vectorworks for Entertainment Design covers the ins and outs of Vectorworks software for lighting, scenic, and sound design.

With adetailed look at the design process, from idea to development, to the documentation necessary for execution, Vectorworks for Entertainment Design will encourage you to create your own process and workflow through exercises that build on one another. The text stresses the process of developing an idea, visualizing it, and evolving it for presentation, documentation, or drafting. The author focuses on both the technical how-to and the art of design, giving you the tools you need to learn and then use the application professionally. Fully illustrated with step-by-step instructions, it contains inspirational work from Broadway, major regional companies, and non-theatrical, entertainment design...

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