Surface For Dummies

Author: Andy Rathbone

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118898753

Category: Computers

Page: 336

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Make Microsoft's Surface work—and play—just the wayyou want it to Microsoft's Surface tablet has the features and personalityyou're looking for, with a robust environment for businesscomputing that doesn't skimp on fun. Surface for Dummies,2nd Edition explains how Windows 8.1 Pro and WindowsRT differ, and helps you decide which Surface model is best foryou. Step by step, this book walks you through both the hardwareand software features of the Surface, including the touch cover andtype cover, Windows RT and Windows 8.1 Pro operating systems, andthe coveted Office Home & Student 2013 software suite that'sbundled with the Surface. Written by bestselling author AndyRathbone, this easy-to-access book is filled with information onhow to use the tablet, figure out the operating system, navigatethe app environment, and take advantage of your exciting newSurface. The book is your personal guide to one the fastest, sleekest,and most powerful tablets on the market. Surface is designed to bethin, light, and with hours of battery life so you can powerthrough your day with ease. With this handy reference, you'll beable to make quick work of your to-do list and have fun all at thesame time! Create: release your inner artist with Fresh Paint, atouch-based art app Share: Multiple accounts offer privacy and security so you canshare your Surface, but not your stuff Enjoy: Snap apps side by side to multi-task on the vivid HDscreen Discover: New apps in the Windows Store so you can workefficiently and get more done With Surface For Dummies, 2nd Edition you cannavigate and enhance your entire Surface experience!
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Business Analysis For Dummies

Author: Kupe Kupersmith,Paul Mulvey,Kate McGoey

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118510585

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 364

View: 7681

If you're interested in learning about the methods successful business analysis professionals use, this guide has you covered. You'll find tools and techniques you can apply to your own organization to achieve your financial goals.
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Kindle Paperwhite For Dummies

Author: Leslie H. Nicoll

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118855329

Category: Computers

Page: 208

View: 8071

Explains usage of the Kindle Paperwhite, including reading on the device, finding content, saving documents, and troubleshooting.
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Office 2013 ELearning Kit For Dummies

Author: Faithe Wempen

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118490320

Category: Computers

Page: 464

View: 4563

Explains how to effectively utilize the latest version of the integrated software package, covering Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.
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Cancer Nutrition and Recipes For Dummies

Author: Christina T. Loguidice,Maurie Markman,Carolyn Lammersfeld

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118592069

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 360

View: 2999

Fight cancer from the inside out Cancer treatments such as surgery, chemotherapy, and radiationcan be as hard on the body as the disease itself, and detailednutritional advice is usually not part of the program. Yet eatingthe right foods can actually help lessen the strength of some ofthe most powerful symptoms of cancer and the side effects oftreatment, allowing the patient to better fight the disease. Now,Cancer Nutrition & Recipes For Dummies is your trusted,informative guide to fighting cancer from the inside out. Designed for cancer patients and their families, CancerNutrition & Recipes For Dummies focuses on foods besttolerated during—and that can ease side effectsof—cancer treatment. It also offers advice for menu planning,nutritional analysis, diabetic exchanges, and much more. Serves as a guide for cancer nutrition before, during, andafter treatment Gives you a wealth of easy, immediate steps to speed up thehealing process through diet Offers advice on treatment as well as solutions to common sideeffects like dehydration, fatigue, and nausea Enables cancer patients to put their strongest foot forwardwhen starting treatment Cancer Nutrition & Recipes For Dummies targets thosedealing with cancer and the loved ones who take care of them,aiding both parties in alleviating some of the side effects of thecancer treatment through change in diet.
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PHP, MySQL, JavaScript & HTML5 All-in-One For Dummies

Author: Steve Suehring,Janet Valade

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118231341

Category: Computers

Page: 720

View: 7795

Get the basics on four key web programming tools in one great book! PHP, JavaScript, and HTML5 are essential programming languages for creating dynamic websites that work with the MySQL database. PHP and MySQL provide a robust, easy-to-learn, open-source solution for creating superb e-commerce sites and content management. JavaScript and HTML5 add support for the most current multimedia effects. This one-stop guide gives you what you need to know about all four! Seven self-contained minibooks cover web technologies, HTML5 and CSS3, PHP programming, MySQL databases, JavaScript, PHP with templates, and web applications. Addresses how PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, and HTML5 are vital tools for creating dynamic, database-driven websites and are especially important for e-commerce sites Serves as essential reading for web designers who are new to these technologies, offering a crash course covering all of these powerful technologies in this handy volume of seven self-contained minibooks Covers how to program in PHP and how to create and administer a MySQL database as well as how to manipulate MySQL data via a web interface Shows how to create a secure website and how to code popular e-business applications such as login programs and shopping carts With seven books in one, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript & HTML5 All-in-One For Dummies will turn your website into the center of attention in no time at all.
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Composting For Dummies

Author: Cathy Cromell,The National Gardening Association

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470631260

Category: Gardening

Page: 224

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Back-to-basics gardening that will benefit the earth and your wallet! Want to use ordinary waste to create an extraordinary garden? Composting lets you turn household food waste, yard clippings, and more into free compost and mulch that's chock-full of nutrients. From building and working with traditional compost bins to starting an indoor worm-composting operation, Composting For Dummies makes these often intimidating projects easy, fun, and accessible for anyone! Digging into compost basics — get a handle on the benefits of composting and the tools you'll need to get started Choosing the best method and location — find the best composting method and location that's right for you, whether it's above ground, in a hole, in a container or bin, or even right in your kitchen Building your pile — learn which ingredients can go into your compost pile, what stays out, and how to mix it all up in the right proportions Stepping beyond traditional composting — get the lowdown on vermicomposting (letting worms eat your garbage), growing green manures to compost later, and sheet composting in the same spot you plan to plant Open the book and find: A step-by-step guide to composting The right gear and tools for the job Tips on constructing your own composting containers and bins Materials you can safely compost (and those to avoid) Cover crops to improve your soil now and compost later Recommendations for using your finished compost What worms contribute to your compost Troubleshooting advice if your compost pile isn't cooperating Learn to: Turn household food waste, yard clippings, and more into nutrient-rich compost Build and maintain your own compost bin Use worms to aid in composting, both indoors and out Give your vegetable and flower gardens a boost of energy
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Microsoft SQL Server 2005 For Dummies

Author: Andrew Watt

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470007419

Category: Computers

Page: 432

View: 8460

Now updated to reflect the much-anticipated "Yukon" release of SQL Server, this friendly guide shows database developers and administrators as well as those who use database application how to get up to speed fast Offers a gentle introduction to relational database design and shows how to build databases, create database applications, and maintain and optimize database performance Covers the major new features of the "Yukon" release-including analysis services, reporting services, and notification services
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Environmental Science For Dummies

Author: Alecia M. Spooner

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111823961X

Category: Science

Page: 384

View: 6174

The easy way to score high in Environmental Science Environmental science is a fascinating subject, but somestudents have a hard time grasping the interrelationships of thenatural world and the role that humans play within the environment.Presented in a straightforward format, Environmental Science ForDummies gives you plain-English, easy-to-understandexplanations of the concepts and material you'll encounter in yourintroductory-level course. Here, you get discussions of the earth's natural resources andthe problems that arise when resources like air, water, and soilare contaminated by manmade pollutants. Sustainability is alsoexamined, including the latest advancements in recycling and energyproduction technology. Environmental Science For Dummies isthe most accessible book on the market for anyone who needs to geta handle on the topic, whether you're looking to supplementclassroom learning or simply interested in learning more about ourenvironment and the problems we face. Presents straightforward information on complex concepts Tracks to a typical introductory level Environmental Sciencecourse Serves as an excellent supplement to classroom learning If you're enrolled in an introductory Environmental Sciencecourse or studying for the AP Environmental Science exam, thishands-on, friendly guide has you covered.
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OneNote 2013 For Dummies

Author: James H. Russell

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118674596

Category: Computers

Page: 224

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A quick guide to using Microsoft OneNote on tablets, online,or on your desktop OneNote is the note-taking-and-sharing application that's partof Microsoft Office. It lets you create notes by hand, as audio, orby clipping items from other electronic formats to create a filethat can be indexed and searched. With the release of Office 2013,OneNote has been integrated with Windows 8-powered tablet platformsand offers advanced mobile-enhanced features. This guide includesall the basic information, guidance, and insight you need to takefull advantage of everything OneNote can do for you. OneNote is the Microsoft Office note-taking application thatlets you make notes and clip items from electronic media to createa searchable file This friendly, plain-English guide shows you how to use OneNoteonline, on your desktop PC, or on your Windows-powered tablet Helps you take advantage of this highly useful andoften-overlooked application OneNote 2013 For Dummies gets you up and running withOneNote quickly and easily.
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Crocheting For Dummies

Author: Susan Brittain,Karen Manthey,Julie Holetz

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470650394

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 408

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An updated classic covering the latest techniques and trends in crocheting Are you hooked on the art of crochet? Looking for a fun new hobby that you can take with you virtually anywhere? Crocheting For Dummies, 2nd Edition gives you easy-to-understand instructions on how to choose the right tools, create basic stitches, and finish off your work to make beautiful pieces of art. From learning to create consistency with gauge swatch to decoding crochet patterns, symbols, and diagrams, this easy-to-follow guide is all you need to start creating beautiful designs in no time! This revised edition contains completely new content, including fresh new patterns, stitches, and techniques reflecting crocheting styles from around the world. Plus, it's packed with new and refreshed photos and line art throughout, along with step-by-step instructions that will easily guide you from your first stitch to your first sweater. A new section covering common crocheting mistakes and how to correct them Crocheting with eco-awareness: using organic yarns, as well as free trade and sustainably sourced fibers The best resources for purchasing supplies, as well as choosing and buying patterns Whether you're a first-time crocheter or looking to expand your skills, Crocheting For Dummies, 2nd Edition gives you the skills, techniques, and confidence to crochet like a pro.
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Space Exploration For Dummies

Author: Cynthia Phillips, PhD,Shana Priwer

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470549742

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 384

View: 1003

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Biophysics For Dummies

Author: Ken Vos

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118513541

Category: Science

Page: 432

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The fun, easy way to get up to speed on biophysics concepts, principles, and practices One of the most diverse of modern scientific disciplines, biophysics applies methods and technologies from physics to the study of biological systems and phenomena, from the human nervous system to soil erosion to global warming. What are the best options for satisfying the world's growing energy demands? How can we feed the world's growing population? How can we contain, or reverse, global warming? How can we vouchsafe a plentiful supply of potable water for future generations? These are among the critical questions to which biophysicists work to provide answers. Biophysics courses are increasingly taken by students of biology, physics, chemistry, biochemistry, physiology, statistics, bioengineering, neuroscience, computer science, pharmacology, agriculture,and many more Provides a friendly, unintimidating overview of the material covered in a typical college-level biophysics course A one-stop reference, course supplement and exam preparation tool for university students currently enrolled in an introductory biophysics courses An indispensable resource for those studying the natural sciences, biological sciences, and physics, as well as math, statistics,computer science, pharmacology and many other disciplines The current job market for people well versed in biophysics is very strong, and biophysics is currently listed as one of the fast-growing occupations in the North America
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Google SketchUp For Dummies

Author: Aidan Chopra

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470183359

Category: Computers

Page: 384

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Considerably easier to use than other 3D software, Google SketchUp has found a niche in architecture, landscaping, real estate development, furniture building, and other design professions The fun and friendly approach assumes no previous 3D modeling experience and explains the basic concepts involved in 3D modeling Shows readers how to build a 3D model, print it, share it, export it to another professional design package, export it to Google Earth, and create a 3D animated tour Helps readers harness the power of Google SketchUp so that they can populate Google Earth with 3D buildings, monuments, and other sculptures
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Writing Fiction For Dummies

Author: Randy Ingermanson,Peter Economy

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470530707

Category: Education

Page: 384

View: 9839

Provides step by step instructions on everything an aspiring writer needs to know.
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Business NLP For Dummies

Author: Lynne Cooper

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119992080

Category: Self-Help

Page: 378

View: 7108

Achieve business success with Neuro-linguistic Programming People around the globe use NLP to improve their communication skills, build rapport, make positive changes, and accomplish their goals. When used in a business context, NLP techniques can transform both your own and your team’s performances. This practical guide to NLP at work will help you increase your flexibility, become more influential, and achieve professional success, whatever your career. • Use NLP techniques in the workplace – overcome barriers to success and develop a winning mindset • Build effective working relationships – improve your communication skills and create rapport with your colleagues • Lead people to perform – enhance your ability to inspire peak performance • Make changes that drive success – set and achieve ambitious goals
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Filmmaking For Dummies

Author: Bryan Michael Stoller

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470446256

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 384

View: 9256

Now updated--the step-by-step secrets to capturing great moments on film With all the recent advancements in filmmaking technology, more people than ever are trying their hand at filmmaking. Keeping up with the newest information in this booming field, this updated edition of Filmmaking For Dummies features up-to-the-minute coverage of the latest and greatest hardware, software, accessories, and trends--including high-definition technology and new outlets for films such as YouTube and MySpace. It demystifies the nuts-and-bolts of filmmaking, from developing a project and securing financing to hiring a cast and crew, editing, and getting distribution. This new edition also provides new movie examples and updated contacts and resources. Whether people want to become professional filmmakers or simply shoot quality home movies, this practical guide has all the advice and tips needed to succeed.
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Anatomy and Physiology Workbook For Dummies

Author: Janet Rae-Dupree,Pat DuPree

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118940083

Category: Science

Page: 336

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Hundreds of practice problems to help you ace anatomy and physiology Are you flummoxed by phalanges, stymied by the scapula, or perplexed by pulmonary capillaries? Look no further. Topic by topic and problem to problem, Anatomy & Physiology Workbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition offers hundreds of practice problems, memorization tricks, and study tips to help you score higher in your anatomy and physiology course. With this handy guide you'll be identifying bones, muscles, and tissues like a pro in no time. You can pick and choose the chapters and types of problems that challenge you the most, or you can work from cover to cover to get a complete review of the subject. With plenty of practice problems on everything from cells and tissues to skin and specific muscle groups, Anatomy & Physiology Workbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition includes everything you need to truly understand the subject matter and score higher. Employ memorization strategies for maximum content retention Review key anatomy and physiology concepts Get complete answer explanations for all questions Follow along with a resource that tracks to a typical anatomy and physiology course From skeleton to skin, Anatomy & Physiology Workbook For Dummies, 2nd Edition is packed with practice anatomy and physiology problems that will have you mastering the subject in no time!
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Biomechanics For Dummies

Author: Steve McCaw

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118674766

Category: Science

Page: 408

View: 1225

A thorough explanation of the tenets of biomechanics At once a basic and applied science, biomechanics focuses on the mechanical cause-effect relationships that determine the motions of living organisms. Biomechanics for Dummies examines the relationship between biological and mechanical worlds. It clarifies a vital topic for students of biomechanics who work in a variety of fields, including biological sciences, exercise and sports science, health sciences, ergonomics and human factors, and engineering and applied science. Following the path of a traditional introductory course, Biomechanics for Dummies covers the terminology and fundamentals of biomechanics, bone, joint, and muscle composition and function, motion analysis and control, kinematics and kinetics, fluid mechanics, stress and strain, applications of biomechanics, and black and white medical illustrations. Offers insights and expertise in biomechanics to provide an easy-to-follow, jargon-free guide to the subject Provides students who major in kinesiology, neuroscience, biomedical engineering, mechanical engineering, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physical education, nutritional science, and many other subjects with a basic knowledge of biomechanics Students and self-motivated learners interested in biological, applied, exercise, sports, and health sciences should not be without this accessible guide to the fundamentals.
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