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The Selfie Generation: How Our Self Images Are Changing Our Notions of Privacy, Sex, Consent, and Culture

Alicia Eler · Skyhorse Publishing
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Whether it's Kim Kardashian uploading picture after picture to Instagram or your roommate posting a mid-vacation shot to Facebook, selfies receive mixed reactions. But are selfies more than, as many critics lament, a symptom of a self-absorbed generation? Digital native Alicia Eler's...
SVG Animations: From Common UX Implementations to Complex Responsive Animation

Sarah Drasner · O'Reilly Media
Pages: 246
Format: Paperback

SVG is extremely powerful, with its reduced HTTP requests and crispness on any display. It becomes increasingly more interesting as you explore its capabilities for responsive animation and performance boons. When you animate SVG, you must be aware of normal image traits like composition,...
Fusion 360 for Makers: Design Your Own Digital Models for 3D Printing and CNC Fabrication

Lydia Sloan Cline · Maker Media, Inc
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Learn how to use Fusion 360 to digitally model your own original projects for a 3D printer or a CNC device. Autodesk Fusion 360 is free-to-hobbyists-and-small-businesses software that lets users design, analyze, and print their ideas. It can be used in a simple (direct modeling) or complicated...
Teach Yourself VISUALLY macOS High Sierra

McFedries · Visual
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

Take a guided tour of macOS High Sierra and discover just how much your Mac can do Teach Yourself VISUALLY macOS High Sierra is the perfect introduction to Apple's operating system. With clear, step-by-step instructions and plenty of rich visuals, it walks you through the new macOS...
Managing Cybersecurity Risk: Case Studies and Solutions

Jonathan Reuvid · Legend Times Group
Pages: 250
Format: Paperback

This new edition provides more detailed information about the cybersecurity environment and specific threats. It offers advice on the resources available to build defenses and the selection of tools and managed services to achieve enhanced security at acceptable cost. A content sharing...
JavaScript Absolute Beginner's Guide

Kirupa Chinnathambi · Que
Pages: 416
Format: Print book

JavaScript Absolute Beginner's Guide No experience necessary Make the most of JavaScript -- even if you've never programmed anything before. This book is the fastest way to learn JavaScript and use it together with CSS3 and HTML5 to create powerful web and mobile experiences. Learn how to do what...
WordPress All-in-One For Dummies

Lisa Sabin-Wilson · For Dummies
Pages: 840
Format: Paperback

Everything you need to know about WordPress If you strive to have a blog that suits your needs, delights your readers, and keeps visitors coming back for more, this book is your ace in the hole! Offering you cream-of-the-crop guidance from eight bestselling books, WordPress All-in-One For Dummies...
Protecting Your Internet Identity: Are You Naked Online?

Ted Claypoole · Rowman & Littlefield
Pages: 280
Format: Print book

People research everything online - shopping, school, jobs, travel - and other people. Your online persona is your new front door. It is likely the first thing that new friends and colleagues learn about you. In the years since this book was first published, the Internet profile and reputation...
Facebook for Beginners in easy steps

David Crookes · In Easy Steps Limited
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

New to Facebook? Then this essential guide will prove to be the perfect introduction to the world's largest social media site. Covering Facebook's key features, including: Setting up an account and posting on Facebook, whilst maintaining your privacy and staying safe. Having fun perfecting...
Crash Override: How Gamergate

Zoe? Quinn · PublicAffairs
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

You've heard the stories about the dark side of the internet--hackers, #gamergate, anonymous mobs attacking an unlucky victim, and revenge porn--but they remain just that: stories. Surely these things would never happen to you.Zoe Quinn used to feel the same way. She is a video game developer...
macOS High Sierra: The Missing Manual: The book that should have been in the box

DAVID POGUE · O'Reilly Media
Pages: 900
Format: Paperback

With High Sierra, Apple has taken its macOS operating system to new heights. From Apple's efficient new file system to improved video streaming and support for virtual reality, this latest macOS version provides features improve your experience. And once again, David Pogue brings his humor...
The PlayStation Dreamworld

Alfie Bown · Polity
Pages: 140
Format: Paperback

From mobile phones to consoles, tablets and PCs, we are now a generation of gamers. The PlayStation Dreamworld is - to borrow a phrase from Slavoj Zizek - the pervert's guide to videogames. It argues that we can only understand the world of videogames via Lacanian dream analysis. It also...
iPhone: The Missing Manual: The book that should have been in the box

Pages: 640
Format: Print book

iOS 10 for the iPhone includes a host of exciting new features - including an all-new Messages app, updates to Maps, Search, 3D Touch, and widgets. And the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus have new, more advanced cameras, and you can do more with Siri and third-party apps than ever before.What's...
The One Device: The Secret History of the iPhone

BRIAN MERCHANT · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

We know the iPhone as the device that transformed our world, changing everything from how we talk to each other and do business, to how we exercise, travel, shop, and watch TV. But packed within its slim profile is the fascinating, untold story of scientific, technological, and business...
Making Things Smart: Easy Embedded JavaScript Programming for Making Everyday Objects into Intelligent Machines

Gordon H Williams · Maker Media, Inc
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

Making Things Smart teaches the fundamentals of the powerful ARM microcontroller by walking beginners and experienced users alike through easily assembled projects comprised of inexpensive, hardware-store parts.Current ARM programming books take a bland, textbook approach focused on complex,...