Back Computers & Internet | December Newsletter

SelectReads News
Simple News Pro
  Computers & Internet  
Fantasy Creatures: The Ultimate Guide to Mastering Digital Painting Techniques

ImagineFX · Collins & Brown
Format: Paperback

Following the highly successful Fantasy Workshop, the ImagineFX team is back with the ultimate guide for digital and fantasy artists who want to take their skills out of this world. Referencing such programs as Photoshop, Illustrator, and Corel Painter, Fantasy Creatures explains how to go from...
Read More check catalog
 
 
My Pages (for Mac)

Gary Rosenzweig · Que Publishing; 1 edition
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

Step-by-step instructions with callouts to Pages images that show you exactly what to do. Help when you run into Pages problems or limitations. Tips and Notes to help you get the most from Pages on your Mac. Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through creating...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Halo: the Essential Visual Guide

DK Publishing · DK ADULT
Format: Hardcover

Explore the locations, characters, creatures, vehicles, and weapons of the bestselling video game Halo® in this all-encompassing essential guide. Halo: The Essential Visual Guide delves even deeper into the phenomenon that is Halo. Covering material from Halo, Halo 2, Halo 3, Halo...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Android 6 for Programmers: An App-Driven Approach

Paul J Deitel · Prentice Hall
Pages: 480
Format: Print book

The professional programmer's Deitel® guide to smartphone and tablet app development using Android™ 6 and Android Studio Billions of apps have been downloaded from Google Play™! This book gives you everything you need to start developing great apps quickly and getting them published...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Social Media Commerce For Dummies

Marsha Collier · For Dummies; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Capture customers and sales with social media commerce Social media commerce is a booming industry. By using social networks in the context of e-commerce transactions, brands large and small are making their products more available and more convenient for customers. This one-of-a-kind guide...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Unreal Engine VR Cookbook: Developing Virtual Reality with UE4

Mitch McCaffrey · Addison-Wesley Professional
Pages: 254
Format: Paperback

"With his YouTube channel, Mitch's VR Lab, Mitch has helped thousands of people understand the foundations of locomotion and interaction mechanics with clear and concise UE4 videos. I'm thrilled that he has taken the time to bring all his knowledge and experience in working...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Art of Immersion: How the Digital Generation Is Remaking Hollywood, Madison Avenue, and the Way We Tell Stories

Frank Rose · W. W. Norton & Company; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

A field guide to the visionaries—and the fans—who are reinventing the art of storytelling. Not long ago we were spectators, passive consumers of mass media. Now, on YouTube and blogs and Facebook and Twitter, we are media. And while we watch more television than ever before,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Inside Apple: How America's Most Admired--and Secretive--Company Really Works

Adam Lashinsky · Business Plus
Format: Hardcover

INSIDE APPLE reveals the secret systems, tactics and leadership strategies that allowed Steve Jobs and his company to churn out hit after hit and inspire a cult-like following for its products.If Apple is Silicon Valley's answer to Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory, then author Adam...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Manga: The Ultimate Guide to Mastering Digital Painting Techniques

ImagineFX · Collins & Brown
Format: Paperback

Following the success of Fantasy Workshop, the ImagineFX team turns to manga art for fantasy artists who want to progress to the next level. With reference to creative painting programs (including Photoshop, Illustrator, and Corel Painter), this must-have guide explains, with the aid of screen...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 Book: The Complete Guide for Photographers, The

Martin Evening · Adobe Press; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom was designed from the ground up with digital photographers in mind, offering powerful editing features in a streamlined interface that lets photographers import, sort, and organize images. This completely updated bestseller was also written with photographers in mind....
Read More check catalog
 
 
How to Find a Job on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and Google+ 2/E

Brad Schepp · McGraw-Hill; 2 edition
Format: Paperback

The definitive guide to social media job hunting―now updated to include GOOGLE+! Finding your dream job the old way just doesn’t happen anymore. If you want to move up in today’s ultracompetitive job market, you have to master the most useful tools out there―social...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Windows 8.1 For Dummies

Andy Rathbone · Wiley
Pages: 416
Format: Paperback

The bestselling book on Windows, now updated for the new 8.1 features Microsoft has fine-tuned Windows 8 with some important new features, and veteran author Andy Rathbone explains every one in this all-new edition of a long-time bestseller. Whether you're using Windows for the first time,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Android Tablets for Seniors in Easy Steps

Nick Vandome · In Easy Steps Limited
Format: Paperback

Tablet computers are beginning to appear everywhere on the digital landscape and, at first sight, they can be slightly daunting in terms of what they can do and how to make best use of them. Tablets are by no means a passing gimmick, however, and in many ways they have the potential to replace...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Make: FPGAs: Turning Software into Hardware with Eight Fun and Easy DIY Projects

David Romano · Maker Media, Inc
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

What if you could use software to design hardware? Not just any hardware--imagine specifying the behavior of a complex parallel computer, sending it to a chip, and having it run on that chip--all without any manufacturing? With Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) , you can design such...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Microsoft Visual C# 2012 Step By Step

John Sharp · Microsoft Press; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Teach yourself how to build applications with Microsoft Visual C# 2012 and Visual Studio 2012 - one step at a time. Ideal for those with fundamental programming skills, this tutorial provides practical, learn-by-doing exercises for mastering core C# language features and creating working...
Read More check catalog