HTML5: The Missing Manual, 2nd Edition

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 518 pages
  • Publisher: O’Reilly Media; 2nd edition (December 31, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1449363261
  • ISBN-13: 978-1449363260

eBook Description:

HTML5: The Missing Manual, 2nd Edition

HTML5 is more than a markup language it’s a collection of several independent web standards. Fortunately, this expanded guide covers everything you need in one convenient place. With step-by-step tutorials and real-world examples, HTML5: The Missing Manual, 2nd Edition hows you how to build web apps that include video tools, dynamic graphics, geolocation, offline features, and responsive layouts for mobile devices.

The important stuff you need to know:

  • Structure web pages more effectively. Learn how HTML5 helps web design tools and search engines work smarter.
  • Add audio and video without plugins. Build playback pages that work in every browser.
  • Create stunning visuals with Canvas. Draw shapes, pictures, and text; play animations; and run interactive games.
  • Jazz up your pages with CSS3. Add fancy fonts and eye-catching effects with transitions and animation.
  • Design better web forms. Collect information from visitors more efficiently with HTML5 form elements.
  • Build it once, run it everywhere. Use responsive design to make your site look good on desktops, tablets, and smartphones.
  • Include rich desktop features. Build self-sufficient web apps that work offline and store the data users need.

HTML5 is more than a markup language it’s a collection of several independent web standards. Fortunately, this expanded guide covers everything you need in one convenient place. With step-by-step tutorials and real-world examples, HTML5: The Missing Manual, 2nd Edition hows you how to build web apps that include video tools, dynamic graphics, geolocation, offline features, and responsive layouts for mobile devices. FREE DOWNLOAD »

Dreamweaver CC: The Missing Manual

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 1008 pages
  • Publisher: O’Reilly Media; 1st edition (December 30, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1449341705
  • ISBN-13: 978-1449341701

eBook Description:

Dreamweaver CC: The Missing Manual

Dreamweaver CC comes packed with features and a new, online-only home, but it still doesn’t include a printed guide to working in the cloud or tapping the program’s amazing features. That’s where this Missing Manual comes in. With its jargon-free explanations and hands-on tutorials, you’ll learn how to create every kind of website, from single-purpose static sites to interactive, multimedia-driven web dynamos.

The important stuff you need to know:

  • Soar in the cloud. Get features like dynamic software updates and foolproof file collaboration.
  • Get clicking with HTML5. Insert new audio/video tags and more, using convenient one-click menu options.
  • Improve your form. Quickly add HTML5 form elements like email addresses, web URLs, dates, and search fields.
  • Design in style. Build beautiful pages with ease, using Dreamweaver’s revamped CSS creation and editing tools.
  • Enrich your characters. Get scores of new type choices with free Adobe-hosted Edge Web Fonts.
  • Design once, and for all. Use improved fluid-grid layout features to create a responsive design that works across many devices.
  • Build pages that pop. Use the wildly popular jQuery library and its user-interface toolkit, jQuery UI.

Dreamweaver CC comes packed with features and a new, online-only home, but it still doesn’t include a printed guide to working in the cloud or tapping the program’s amazing features. That’s where this Missing Manual comes in. With its jargon-free explanations and hands-on tutorials, you’ll learn how to create every kind of website, from single-purpose static sites to interactive, multimedia-driven web dynamos. FREE DOWNLOAD »

Windows 8.1: The Missing Manual

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 952 pages
  • Publisher: O’Reilly Media; 1st edition (December 6, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1449371620
  • ISBN-13: 978-1449371623

eBook Description:

Windows 8.1: The Missing Manual

Windows 8.1 continues the evolution of the most radical redesign in Microsoft’s history. It combines the familiar Windows desktop with a new, touchscreen-friendly world of tiles and full-screen apps. Luckily, David Pogue is back to help you make sense of it with humor, authority, and 500 illustrations.

The important stuff you need to know:

  • What’s new in 8.1. The update to 8.1 offers new apps, a universal Search, the return of the Start menu, and several zillion other nips and tucks.
  • New features. Storage Spaces, Windows To Go, File Histories if Microsoft wrote it, this book covers it.
  • Security. Protect your PC from viruses, spyware, spam, sick hard drives, and out-of-control kids.
  • The network. HomeGroups, connecting from the road, mail, Web, music streaming among PCs this book has your network covered.
  • The software. Media Center, Photo Gallery, Internet Explorer, speech recognition this one authoritative, witty guide makes it all crystal clear. It’s the book that should have been in the box.

Windows 8.1 continues the evolution of the most radical redesign in Microsoft’s history. It combines the familiar Windows desktop with a new, touchscreen-friendly world of tiles and full-screen apps. Luckily, David Pogue is back to help you make sense of it with humor, authority, and 500 illustrations. FREE DOWNLOAD »

OS X Mavericks: The Missing Manual

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 880 pages
  • Publisher: O’Reilly Media; 1st edition (January 2, 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1449362249
  • ISBN-13: 978-1449362249

eBook Description:

OS X Mavericks: The Missing Manual

What do you get when you cross a Mac with an iPad? OS X 10.9 Mavericks. Its 200 new features include Mac versions of iPad goodies like Maps, iBooks, and iTunes Radio but not a single page of instructions. Fortunately, David Pogue is back, with the expertise and humor that have made this the #1 bestselling Mac book for over 11 years straight. There’s something new on practically every page of this edition, and David Pogue brings his celebrated wit and expertise to every one of them.

The important stuff you need to know:

  • Big-ticket changes. Finder tabs. Finder tags. App Nap. iCloud Keychain. iTunes Radio. Maps. iBooks. Automatic app updating. If Apple wrote it, this book covers it.
  • Nips and tucks. This book demystifies the hundreds of smaller enhancements, too, in all 50 programs that come with the Mac: Safari, Mail, Calendar, Notification Center, Messages, Time Machine…
  • Shortcuts. Meet the tippiest, trickiest Mac book ever written. Undocumented surprises await on every page.
  • Power users. Security, networking, build-your-own Services, file sharing with Windows, even Mac OS X’s Unix chassis this one witty, expert guide makes it all crystal clear.

What do you get when you cross a Mac with an iPad? OS X 10.9 Mavericks. Its 200 new features include Mac versions of iPad goodies like Maps, iBooks, and iTunes Radio but not a single page of instructions. Fortunately, David Pogue is back, with the expertise and humor that have made this the #1 bestselling Mac book for over 11 years straight. There’s something new on practically every page of this edition, and David Pogue brings his celebrated wit and expertise to every one of them. FREE DOWNLOAD »

CISSP Training Kit

eBook Details:

  • Paperback: 816 pages
  • Publisher: Microsoft Press; 1st edition (January 6, 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0735657823
  • ISBN-13: 978-0735657823

eBook Description:

CISSP Training Kit

Ace your preparation for Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Exam. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce what you’ve learned by applying your knowledge to real-world case scenarios and practice exercises. This guide is designed to help make the most of your study time.

Maximize your performance on the exam in these 10 domains:

  • Information Security Governance and Risk Management
  • Access Control
  • Cryptography
  • Physical (Environmental) Security
  • Security Architecture and Design
  • Legal, Regulations, Investigations and Compliance
  • Telecommunications and Network Security
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Software Development Security
  • Operations Security

Ace your preparation for Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Exam. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce what you’ve learned by applying your knowledge to real-world case scenarios and practice exercises. This guide is designed to help make the most of your study time. FREE DOWNLOAD »