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Digital Disconnect: How Capitalism is Turning the Internet Against Democracy

Robert W. McChesney · The New Press
Format: Hardcover

Celebrants and skeptics alike have produced valuable analyses of the Internets effect on us and our world, oscillating between utopian bliss and dystopian hell. But according to Robert W. McChesney, arguments on both sides fail to address the relationship between economic power and the digital...
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Who Owns the Future?

Jaron Lanier · Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

Jaron Lanier is the father of virtual reality and one of the world’s most brilliant thinkers. Who Owns the Future? is his visionary reckoning with the most urgent economic and social trend of our age: the poisonous concentration of money and power in our digital networks.Lanier has predicted...
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The Nature of the Future: Dispatches from the Socialstructed World

Marina Gorbis · Free Press
Format: Print book

A renowned futurist offers a vision of a reinvented world. Large corporations, big governments, and other centralized organizations have long determined and dominated the way we work, access healthcare, get an education, feed ourselves, and generally go about our lives. The economist Ronald...
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Windows 8 QuickSteps

Martin S Matthews · McGraw-Hill
Pages: 270
Format: Paperback

Step-by-Step, Full-Color Graphics Show You How to Use Windows 8! Get up and running with Windows 8 right away -- the QuickSteps way. Full-color screenshots on every page with clear instructions make it easy to use this innovative operating system on any device. Follow along and learn how to navigate...
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The Art of Invisibility: The World's Most Famous Hacker Teaches You How to Be Safe in the Age of Big Brother and Big Data

Kevin Mitnick · Little
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

Kevin Mitnick, the world's most famous hacker, teaches you easy cloaking and counter-measures for citizens and consumers in the age of Big Brother and Big Data.Like it or not, your every move is being watched and analyzed. Consumer's identities are being stolen, and a person's every step...
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Windows 8.1 For Seniors For Dummies

Peter Weverka · For Dummies; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Seniors, here's what you need to get up and running on Windows 8.1 Microsoft, now a little older and wiser, is back with Windows 8.1, the revamped version that brings fresh changes and welcome improvements to the Windows 8 operating system. And now you savvy seniors can get the very...
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The Official Ubuntu Book

Matthew Helmke · Prentice Hall
Pages: 380
Format: Print book

The Official Ubuntu Book, Ninth Edition introduces readers to Ubuntu, an cost-free open source operating system that combines the latest trends in style and usability with solid, stable technology, and by default includes all the basic productivity packages you need for most people's...
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My iPad

Gary Rosenzweig · Que Publishing; 7 edition
Format: Print book

Covers iOS 8 for all models of iPad Air and iPad mini, 3rd 4th Generation iPads, and iPad 2 My iPad, Seventh Edition, helps you quickly get started with your new tablet, and use its features to look up information and perform day-to-day activities from anywhere, any time. Step-by-step...
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Getting Healthy with iPhone in easy steps: Also covers Apple Watch

Nick Vandome · In Easy Steps
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

Getting Healthy with iPhone in easy steps is the essential, full-color, guide to helping people achieve realistic and long-term health and fitness goals, using the iPhone and Apple Watch, and ensuring that it is fun and gratifying at the same time.It explains the built-in Health App on the iPhone,...
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My Android Tablet

Craig James Johnston · Que
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your Android tablet working just the way you want. Learn how to * Take advantage of the new Android 5.0 "Lollipop" features* Quickly set up your Android tablet and Google account* Manage all your email accounts,...
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The Internet Police: How Crime Went Online, and the Cops Followed

Nate Anderson · W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Chaos and order clash in this riveting exploration of crime and punishment on the Internet. Once considered a borderless and chaotic virtual landscape, the Internet is now home to the forces of international law and order. It’s not just computer hackers and cyber crooks who lurk...
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Make: Getting Started with the Photon: Making Things with the Affordable, Compact, Hackable WiFi Module

Simon Monk · Maker Media, Inc; 1 edition
Format: eBook

The Photon is an open source, inexpensive, programmable, WiFi-enabled module for building connected projects and prototypes. Powered by an ARM Cortex-M3 microcontroller and a Broadcom WiFi chip, the Photon is just as happy plugged into a hobbyist's breadboard as it is into a product...
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Adobe Lightroom CC and Photoshop CC for Photographers Classroom in a Book

Lesa Snider · Peachpit
Pages: 357
Format: Print book

The fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Lightroom in conjunction with Adobe Photoshop. Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, offers what no other book or training program does-an official training series from Adobe Systems...
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Game Hacking: Developing Autonomous Bots for Online Games

Nick Cano · No Starch Press
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

Wish your favorite PC game had a more informative heads up display? What if you could instantly collect all that loot from your latest epic battle? You don't need to be a sorcerer to transform a game you like into a game you love. Just make a bot to do the grunt work for you!If you're familiar...
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The Unofficial Pokémon GO Tracker's Guide: Finding the Rarest Pokémon and Strangest PokéStops on the Planet

Adam Clare · Page Two
Pages: 152
Format: Print book

Much more than a player's guide, The Unofficial Pokémon Go Tracker's Guide takes you on an epic journey to all the weird and wonderful places Pokémon appear across the planet - from the Pentagon to Iceland's Westfjords to Frankenstein Castle - and shows how everyday players...
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