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Facebook and Twitter For Seniors For Dummies

Marsha Collier · For Dummies; 2 edition
Format: Paperback

New to social media? This easy-to-use guide will get you started in no time! Social media is a ton of fun, and this updated guide makes it easy to set up a Facebook or Twitter account to catch up with old friends, communicate with your family, and enjoy your online experience. Printed...
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The Technological Singularity

Murray Shanahan · The MIT Press
Format: Print book

The idea that human history is approaching a "singularity" -- that ordinary humans will someday be overtaken by artificially intelligent machines or cognitively enhanced biological intelligence, or both -- has moved from the realm of science...
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When We Are No More: How Digital Memory Is Shaping Our Future

Abby Smith Rumsey · Bloomsbury, 2015.
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

Our memory gives the human species a unique evolutionary advantage. Our stories, ideas, and innovations--in a word, our "culture"--can be recorded and passed on to future generations. Our enduring culture and restless curiosity have enabled us to invent powerful information technologies...
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Building a PC in Easy Steps: Covers Windows 8

Stuart Yarnold · In Easy Steps Limited; 4 edition
Format: Paperback

Pre-built systems are often a compromise between what the manufacturers want to sell you and what you want to buy. One solution is to build it yourself. Acquiring a copy of Building a PC in Easy Steps is the first step in the right direction. Written in a concise and easy-to-understand...
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Programming PHP

Rasmus Lerdorf · O'Reilly Media; Third Edition edition
Pages: 540
Format: Paperback

This updated edition teaches everything you need to know to create effective web applications with the latest features in PHP 5.x. You’ll start with the big picture and then dive into language syntax, programming techniques, and other details, using examples that illustrate both correct...
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Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies

Nick Bostrom · Oxford University Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

A New York Times bestsellerSuperintelligence asks the questions What happens when machines surpass humans in general intelligence? Will artificial agents save or destroy us? Nick Bostrom lays the foundation for understanding the future of humanity and intelligent life. The human brain has some...
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More Windows 8 for Seniors: Get More Out of Your Computer

Studio Visual Steps · Visual Steps Publishing; Pap/Psc edition
Format: Paperback

This book is suitable for Windows 8.1! More Windows 8 for Seniors is highly recommended for everyone who wants to get the most out of their Windows 8.1 computer! Geared toward the senior with basic PC skills, this illustrated reference introduces users to many of the more advanced components...
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JavaScript and JQuery: Interactive Front-End Web Development

Jon Duckett · Wiley; 1 edition
Format: Book

This book covers: 1. Basic programming concepts - assuming no prior knowledge of programming beyond an ability to create a web page using HTML & CSS ; 2. Core elements of the JavaScript language - so you can learn how to write your own scripts from scratch ; 3. jQuery - which will allow...
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Finding Reliable Information Online: Adventures of an Information Sleuth

Leslie F Stebbins · Rowman & Littlefield,
Pages: 177
Format: Print book

We live in an information-saturated environment and spend far too much time searching, surfing, skimming, contributing, and organizing the information in our lives. We spend too little time immersing ourselves in reliable high quality information. We are often so buried in information and strapped...
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iPad and iPhone Tips and Tricks

Jason R. Rich · Que Publishing; 4 edition
Format: Print book

iPad® and iPhone® Tips and Tricks iOS 8 for all models of iPad Air and iPad mini, iPad 3rd/4th generation, iPad 2, and iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, 5s, 5c, 5 and 4s   Easily Unlock the Power of Your iPad, iPad mini, or iPhone Discover hundreds of tips and tricks you can use right...
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The Cult of the Amateur: How Today's Internet is Killing Our Culture

Andrew Keen · Crown Business; 3rd Printing edition
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Amateur hour has arrived, and the audience is running the showIn a hard-hitting and provocative polemic, Silicon Valley insider and pundit Andrew Keen exposes the grave consequences of today’s new participatory Web 2.0 and reveals how it threatens our values, economy, and ultimately...
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Teach Yourself VISUALLY iMac

Guy Hart-Davis · Visual; 3 edition
Format: Paperback

This fully updated guide helps you get the most from your iMac As the iMac continues to evolve and become more sophisticated, this full-color, step-by-step guide becomes more and more essential. Veteran author Guy Hart-Davis guides you through everything you need to know about the capabilities...
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Windows 10 All-in-One For Dummies

Woody Leonhard · For Dummies
Pages: 984
Format: Paperback

The most comprehensive guide to Windows 10! If you're a first-time Windows 10 user looking for an authoritative, accessible guide to the basics of this new operating system, look no further than Windows 10 All-in-One For Dummies. Written by trusted Windows expert Woody Leonhard, this...
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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...
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