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Teach yourself visually Python  by Guy Hart-Davis

Teach yourself visually Python

Guy Hart-Davis

Book

"Are you a visual learner? Do you prefer instructions that show you how to do something--and skip the long-winded explanations? if so, then this book is for you. Open it up and you'll find clear, step-by-step screen shots that show you how to tackle over a...

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The art of clean code  by Christian (Computer Scientist) Mayer

The art of clean code

Christian (Computer Scientist) Maye...

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"Learn eight principles to simplify your code and become a more effective (and successful) programmer. Most software developers waste thousands of hours working with overly complex code. The eight core principles in 'The Art of Clean Coding' will teach you how...

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The well-grounded Rubyist  by David A. Black

The well-grounded Rubyist

David A. Black

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"Designed for developer productivity, Ruby is an easy-to-learn dynamic language perfect for creating virtually any kind of software. Its ... development community, countless libraries and ... tools, like the Rails framework, have established it as the language...

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Exam ref AZ-900, Microsoft Azure fundamentals  by Jim Cheshire

Exam ref AZ-900, Microsoft Azure fundamentals

Jim Cheshire

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"Prepare for Microsoft Exam AZ-900-Demonstrate your real-world knowledge of cloud services and how they can be provided with Microsoft Azure, including high-level concepts that apply throughout Azure, and key concepts specific to individual services. Designed...

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Roblox game development in 24 hours  by Genevieve Johnson

Roblox game development in 24 hours

Genevieve Johnson

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"For the beginning developer or those looking to bring their games to the Roblox platform, look no further than Roblox Game Development in 24 Hours: The Official Roblox Guide. In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, you'll deepen your understanding of...

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Terraform  by Yevgeniy Brikman

Terraform

Yevgeniy Brikman

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"Terraform has become a key player in the DevOps world for defining, launching, and managing infrastructure as code (IaC) across a variety of cloud and virtualization platforms, including AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, and more. This hands-on second edition,...

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Coding for beginners in easy steps  by Mike McGrath

Coding for beginners in easy steps

Mike McGrath

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"Coding for Beginners in easy steps, 2nd edition will appeal to anyone, of any age, who wants to begin coding computer programs. Use this guide to help you quickly create a programming environment on your computer, then, in easy steps, learn how to: write...

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Adobe Acrobat DC  by Brie Gyncild

Adobe Acrobat DC

Brie Gyncild

Book

"The most thorough and comprehensive way for you to learn how to reliably create, edit, share, and sign PDF documents and forms with Adobe Acrobat DC. Each of the 13 lessons in this step-by-step, project-based guide contains a project that builds on your...

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Beginning programming all-in-one  by Wally Wang

Beginning programming all-in-one

Wally Wang

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"A guide to computer programming covers such topics as data structures, algorithms, Web programming, syntax, and applications"--Publisher's description.

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Windows 365  by Rosemarie Withee

Windows 365

Rosemarie Withee

Book

"Shift your PC to the cloud and liberate yourself from your desk...Microsoft's newest cloud-based operating system allows you to access your PC from any device. Windows 365 For Dummies teaches you the ins and outs of this game-changing OS. You'll learn how to...

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Samsung Galaxy S22  by Bill Hughes

Samsung Galaxy S22

Bill Hughes

Book

"This book on Samsung's latest version of its flagship smartphone will walk you through every important function and feature on the S'X'. Want to make a call or send an email? Samsung Galaxy S'X' For Dummies will show you how to set up your accounts and...

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Coding all-in-one  by Chris Minnick

Coding all-in-one

Chris Minnick

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""Adding some coding know-how to your skills can help launch a new career or bolster an old one. Coding All-in-One For Dummies offers an ideal starting place for learning the languages that make technology go. This edition gets you started with a helpful...

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The emperor's new mind  by Roger Penrose

The emperor's new mind

Roger Penrose

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"For many decades, the proponents of 'artificial intelligence' have maintained that computers will soon be able to do everything that a human can do. In his bestselling work of popular science, Sir Roger Penrose takes us on a fascinating tour through the basic...

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Data analysis using SQL and Excel  by Gordon Linoff

Data analysis using SQL and Excel

Gordon Linoff

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"Data Analysis Using SQL and Excel, 2nd Edition shows you how to leverage the two most popular tools for data query and analysis--SQL and Excel--to perform sophisticated data analysis without the need for complex and expensive data mining tools. Written by a...

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Microsoft Edge demystified!  by Pharm Ibrahim

Microsoft Edge demystified!

Pharm Ibrahim

Book

"This is a very thorough, no-nonsense guide, useful for both experts and newbies. This guide was written to provide every essential information about Microsoft Edge"--Publisher's description.

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Refactoring  by Martin Fowler

Refactoring

Martin Fowler

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"For more than twenty years, experienced programmers worldwide have relied on Martin Fowler's Refactoring to improve the design of existing code and to enhance software maintainability, as well as to make existing code easier to understand. This eagerly...

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Adobe Animate  by Russell Chun

Adobe Animate

Russell Chun

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"The 2022 release of Adobe Animate provides significant new controls for animation with puppet warping and improvements to layer parenting, and enhancements to paint brush preferences and symbol options. Learn to use the revamped Asset Warp tool for a modern...

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Joined-up thinking  by Hannah Critchlow

Joined-up thinking

Hannah Critchlow

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"At a time of existential global challenges we need our best brainpower to solve them. We can no longer rely on the myth of the lone genius to create a breakthrough. As neuroscientist and bestselling author of The Science of Fate Hannah Critchlow shows, two...

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Visualizing Google Cloud  by Priyanka Vergadia

Visualizing Google Cloud

Priyanka Vergadia

Book

"The Google Cloud Platform incorporates dozens of specialized services that enable organizations to offload technological needs onto the cloud. From routine IT operations like storage to sophisticated new capabilities including artificial intelligence and...

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Java  by Barry Burd

Java

Barry Burd

Book

"If you want to learn to speak the world's most popular programming language like a native, Java For Dummies is your ideal companion. With a focus on reusing existing code, it quickly and easily shows you how to create basic Java objects, work with Java...

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Teach yourself visually MacBook Pro and MacBook Air  by Guy Hart-Davis

Teach yourself visually MacBook Pro and MacBook Air

Guy Hart-Davis

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"Step-by-step explanations and full-color screen shots show readers how to tackle more than 140 tasks on MacBook Pro or MacBook Air computers running macOS Monterey"--Publisher's description.

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Assembly x64 programming in easy steps  by Mike McGrath

Assembly x64 programming in easy steps

Mike McGrath

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"Assembly x64 Programming in easy steps teaches how to write code to create your own computer programs in the modern x64 Assembly language on Windows. Written with beginners in mind, it shows how to: -Store and manipulate data in 64-bit registers. -Control...

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Windows Server 2022 & Powershell all-in-one  by Sara Perrott

Windows Server 2022 & Powershell all-in-one

Sara Perrott

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"Looking for a little help installing, configuring, securing, or running a network running Windows Server 2022? Windows Server 2022 & PowerShell All-in-One For Dummies delivers a thorough guide to network administration in a single, convenient book. Whether...

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iPad and iPad Pro  by Paul McFedries

iPad and iPad Pro

Paul McFedries

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"It's tablet time! Get acquainted with the latest iPadOS and devices, the easy way... Up a creek without an iPaddle? Dummies has got you covered, with iPad & iPad Pro 2022-2023 For Dummies. This is your stay-afloat guide to the latest version of iPadOS and all...

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iPad for seniors  by Dwight Spivey

iPad for seniors

Dwight Spivey

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"iPads are some of the coolest and most versatile tablets on the market today. You can watch movies, listen to music, go online, talk to your family and friends, and pretty much anything else you can think of. But with updates coming all the time, it can be...

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The new fire  by Ben Buchanan

The new fire

Ben Buchanan

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"Artificial intelligence is revolutionizing the modern world. It is ubiquitous--in our homes and offices, in the present and most certainly in the future. Today, we encounter AI as our distant ancestors once encountered fire. If we manage AI well, it will...

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The new normal in IT  by Gregory S. Smith

The new normal in IT

Gregory S. Smith

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"Until 2020, the IT operational and strategic playbooks for various industries were pretty set and focused around deploying applications, knowledge management systems, technology infrastructure via a mix of cloud and on-premise installations, and security --...

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My iPad for seniors  by Michael Miller

My iPad for seniors

Michael Miller

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"Provides step-by-step instructions for seniors on using the iPad, covering such topics as connecting to wi-fi, using Siri, browsing the web, sending email, installing apps, managing files, and fixing common problems"--Publisher's description.

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My Windows 11 computer for seniors  by Michael Miller

My Windows 11 computer for seniors

Michael Miller

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"My Windows 11 Computer for Seniors is an easy, full-color tutorial on the latest operating system from Microsoft. Written specifically for seniors, this is not a beginner level book that is shoehorned into the "Seniors" mold Full-color, custom interior that...

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Microsoft Office 2021 for Macs  by Bob LeVitus

Microsoft Office 2021 for Macs

Bob LeVitus

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"Turn your Mac into a productivity powerhouse with Office 2021! Long gone are the days when Microsoft's powerful office suite was just for Windows users. Mac enthusiasts are also able to pop open ubiquitous apps like Word, Excel, and PowerPoint on their...

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Algorithms  by John Mueller

Algorithms

John Mueller

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"From your Facebook News Feed to your most recent insurance premiums--even making toast!--algorithms play a role in virtually everything that happens in modern society and in your personal life. And while they can seem complicated from a distance, the reality...

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Teach yourself visually Microsoft 365  by Paul McFedries

Teach yourself visually Microsoft 365

Paul McFedries

Book

"A fast-paced, useful, and easy introduction to Microsoft 365...For those who need the show as well as the tell, Teach Yourself Visually Microsoft 365 is the visual walkthrough to Microsoft's latest suite of office products that will get you up-to-speed faster...

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Microsoft Excel 365 bible  by Michael Alexander

Microsoft Excel 365 bible

Michael Alexander

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"Excel 365 is Microsoft's latest cloud-based version of its world-famous spreadsheet app. Powerful and user-friendly, it's an ideal solution for businesses and people looking to make sense of--and draw intelligence from--their data. The Excel 365 Bible...

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Hacking  by Kevin Beaver

Hacking

Kevin Beaver

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"Hacking For Dummies takes you on an easy-to-follow cybersecurity voyage that will teach you the essentials of vulnerability and penetration testing so that you can find the holes in your network before the bad guys exploit them. You will learn to secure your...

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Cybersecurity  by Joseph (Cybersecurity expert) Steinberg

Cybersecurity

Joseph (Cybersecurity expert) Stein...

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"Every day it seems we read another story about one company or another being targeted by cybercriminals. It makes some of us wonder: am I safe online? The good news is that we can all be cybersecure--and it doesn't take a degree in computer science to make it...

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Windows 11 simplified  by Paul McFedries

Windows 11 simplified

Paul McFedries

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"Windows 11 Simplified is your from-scratch beginner's guide to the ins and outs of the latest version of Windows. It's fully updated to include all the coolest new features of Windows 11 and offers a highly visual roadmap--complete with tons of screenshots...

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Excel® macros  by Dick Kusleika

Excel® macros

Dick Kusleika

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"Offers instructions on automating aspects of Excel in order to streamline workflow and minimize errors"--Publisher's description.

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An artist's guide to programming  by J. R. (Jim R.) Parker

An artist's guide to programming

J. R. (Jim R.) Parker

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"Teaches programming concepts by visual example, providing one hundred short programs to experiment with, written in the Java-based language Processing. Covers how to program while manipulating computer-generated graphics, photographs, video, and...

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C++ programming in easy steps  by Mike McGrath

C++ programming in easy steps

Mike McGrath

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"C++ Programming in easy steps, 6th edition shows you how to program in the powerful C++ native system language. Now, in its sixth edition, this guide gives complete examples that illustrate each aspect with colorized source code. Updated for the GNU C...

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Laptops for seniors in easy steps  by Nick Vandome

Laptops for seniors in easy steps

Nick Vandome

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"Laptops are an excellent option for seniors: they can be used anywhere, and with wireless technology, to surf the web and to keep in touch. This 8th edition of Laptops for Seniors in easy steps will help you get started and then show you how to get more from...

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Feminism, interrupted  by Lola Olufemi

Feminism, interrupted

Lola Olufemi

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"More than just a slogan on a t-shirt, feminism is a radical tool for fighting back against structural violence and injustice. Feminism, Interrupted is a bold call to seize feminism back from the cultural gatekeepers and return it to its radical roots.More...

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Machines behaving badly  by Toby Walsh

Machines behaving badly

Toby Walsh

Book

"Artificial intelligence is an essential part of our lives - for better or worse. It can be used to influence what we buy, who gets shortlisted for a job and even how we vote. Without AI, medical technology wouldn't have come so far, we'd still be getting lost...

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Beautiful C++  by J. Guy Davidson

Beautiful C++

J. Guy Davidson

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"Conquer the Complexity of Modern C++ " Beautiful C++ presents the C++ Core Guidelines from a developer's point of view with an emphasis on what benefits can be obtained from following the rules and what nightmares can result from ignoring them. For true...

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Adobe Photoshop elements  by Jeff Carlson

Adobe Photoshop elements

Jeff Carlson

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"Master Adobe's friendliest tool for editing photos and making digital artwork, Photoshop Elements 2022, quickly and easily with step-by-step tutorials and full color images. Visual QuickStart Guides provide an easy, visual approach to learning, using tightly...

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macOS Monterey in easy steps  by Nick Vandome

macOS Monterey in easy steps

Nick Vandome

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"MacOS Monterey (macOS 12) is the latest version of the powerful operating system for Apple Mac computers. macOS Monterey in easy steps is the latest edition of this acclaimed guide that'll help you get more from your Mac. It covers"--Publisher's description.

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Microsoft Excel VBA and macros (Office 2021 and Microsoft 365)  by Bill Jelen

Microsoft Excel VBA and macros (Office 2021 and Microsoft 365)

Bill Jelen

Book

"Renowned Excel experts Bill Jelen (MrExcel) and Tracy Syrstad help you automate Excel tasks to get more done, faster than ever. Use this guide to automate virtually any routine Excel task: save yourself hours, days, maybe even weeks. Make Excel do things you...

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Microsoft Excel dashboards & reports  by Michael Alexander

Microsoft Excel dashboards & reports

Michael Alexander

Book

"Beneath the seemingly endless rows and columns of cells, the latest version of Microsoft Excel boasts an astonishing variety of features and capabilities. But how do you go about tapping into some of that power without spending all of your days becoming a...

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C# programming in easy steps  by Mike McGrath

C# programming in easy steps

Mike McGrath

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"C# Programming in easy steps, 3rd edition is updated for Visual Studio 2022, and teaches you how to code applications and demonstrates every aspect of the C# language you will need to produce professional programming results. Modern coding with C# 10 and .NET...

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The UX careers handbook  by Cory Lebson

The UX careers handbook

Cory Lebson

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"The UX Careers Handbook second edition offers an insider's look at how to be a successful User Experience (UX) professional from comprehensive career pathways to learning, personal branding, networking skills, building of resumes and portfolios, and actually...

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Microsoft Excel pivot table data crunching (Office 2021 and Microsoft 365)  by Bill Jelen

Microsoft Excel pivot table data crunching (Office 2021 and Microsoft 365)

Bill Jelen

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"Use Microsoft 365 Excel and Excel 2021 pivot tables and pivot charts to produce powerful, dynamic reports in minutes: take control of your data and your business! Even if you've never created a pivot table before, this book will help you leverage all their...

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The internet is not what you think it is  by Justin E. H. Smith

The internet is not what you think it is

Justin E. H. Smith

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"Many think of the internet as an unprecedented and overwhelmingly positive achievement of modern human technology. But is it? In The Internet Is Not What You Think It Is, Justin Smith offers an original deep history of the internet, from the ancient to the...

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Android Phones for seniors in easy steps  by Nick Vandome

Android Phones for seniors in easy steps

Nick Vandome

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"Android Phones for Seniors in easy steps unravels the world of Android smartphones, it provides an overview of the popular models, and then shows you how to: Customize your phone to suit your needs, Master the Home screen and key apps, Keep in touch via phone...

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Windows 11 in easy steps  by Nick Vandome

Windows 11 in easy steps

Nick Vandome

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"Windows 11 is a major evolution of the Windows operating system, and Windows 11 in easy steps will guide you through discovering the key features and functions. In concise language, this best-selling guide takes you through the essentials, a step at a...

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Microsoft 365  by Jennifer author. Reed

Microsoft 365

Jennifer author. Reed

Book

"The Microsoft® 365 cloud service delivers security, digital collaboration, and productivity in a simple, all-in-one package. And now you can tap into the greatest features this bestselling software has to offer with help from Microsoft 365 For Dummies....

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Microsoft Excel Power Pivot & Power Query  by Michael Alexander

Microsoft Excel Power Pivot & Power Query

Michael Alexander

Book

"Learn to crunch huge amounts of data with PowerPivot and Power Query. Do you have a ton of data you need to make sense of? Microsoft's Excel program can handle amazingly large data sets, but you'll need to get familiar with PowerPivot and Power Query to get...

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Office 2021 all-in-one  by Peter Weverka

Office 2021 all-in-one

Peter Weverka

Book

"Say hello to Office productivity with this one-stop reference. With Office 2021 All-in-One For Dummies, you can get up and running with Microsoft's legendary software suite. This update covers all the tweaks you can find in the latest version of Word, Excel,...

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Apple Watch for seniors  by Dwight Spivey

Apple Watch for seniors

Dwight Spivey

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"When is a watch more than just a watch? When it's an Apple Watch! This ultra-popular tech toy puts the power of your iPhone on your wrist and makes for a snazzy looking accessory for any occasion! In this book, you'll learn how to do everything from finding...

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Apple watch  by Marc Saltzman

Apple watch

Marc Saltzman

Book

"A guide for the macOS operating system covers such topics as navigating the interface, launching apps, choosing a watch face, viewing and managing media, accepting and placing telephone calls, and setting up Siri"--Publisher's description.

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CISSP  by Lawrence Miller

CISSP

Lawrence Miller

Book

"Get CISSP certified, with this comprehensive study plan! Revised for the updated 2021 exam, CISSP For Dummies is packed with everything you need to succeed on test day. With deep content review on every domain, plenty of practice questions, and online study...

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Windows 11 all-in-one  by Ciprian Adrian Rusen

Windows 11 all-in-one

Ciprian Adrian Rusen

Book

"Filled with tweaks, tips and troubleshooting tricks, this must-have resource to Windows 11 shows you, through step-by-step instructions, how to dig through Microsoft's ubiquitous operating system and get the most out of the latest version"--Publisher's...

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Credible threat  by Sarah Sobieraj

Credible threat

Sarah Sobieraj

Book

"This book argues that the rampant hate-filled attacks against women online come are best understood as patterned resistance to women's political voice and visibility that coalesce into an often-unrecognized form of gender inequality that constrains women's...

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Cloud security  by Ted Coombs

Cloud security

Ted Coombs

Book

"Cloud technology has changed the way we approach technology. It's also given rise to a new set of security challenges caused by bad actors who seek to exploit vulnerabilities in a digital infrastructure. You can put the kibosh on these hackers and their dirty...

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Scary smart  by Mo Gawdat

Scary smart

Mo Gawdat

Book

"There has never been a time when the risk of technology ruining our humanity has been bigger. This book is not for the engineers that write the code, the policy makers who claim they can regulate it or the experts that keep creating the buzz around it. They...

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Windows 11  by Paul McFedries

Windows 11

Paul McFedries

Book

"Everything you need to know about Windows 11 in a single, visual book. Teach Yourself VISUALLY Windows 11 collects all the resources you need to master the day-to-day use of Microsoft's new operating system and delivers them in a single resource. Fully...

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Video chatting for seniors in easy steps  by Nick Vandome

Video chatting for seniors in easy steps

Nick Vandome

Book

"Video Chatting for Seniors enables readers to fully embrace the world of video chatting including Zoom, FaceTime, Skype, and Facebook Messenger. Written with the senior reader in mind and presented in larger type for easier reading"--Publisher's description.

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The self-taught programmer  by Cory Althoff

The self-taught programmer

Cory Althoff

Book

"This book is not just about learning to program, although you will learn to code. If you want to program professionally, it is not enough to learn to code; that is why, in addition to helping you learn to program, Althoff also cover the rest of the things you...

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Adobe After effects  by Brie Gyncild

Adobe After effects

Brie Gyncild

Book

"Gain hands-on experience creating, manipulating, and optimizing motion graphics for film, video, the web, and mobile devices. Learn how to animate text and images, customize a wide range of effects, track and sync content, rotoscope, manipulate timing,...

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Excel all-in-one  by Paul McFedries

Excel all-in-one

Paul McFedries

Book

"Excel-erate your productivity with the only guide you'll need to the latest versions of Microsoft Excel Microsoft Excel offers unsurpassed functionality and accessibility for data exploration and analysis to millions of users around the world. And learning to...

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Access  by Laurie Ulrich-Fuller

Access

Laurie Ulrich-Fuller

Book

"Become a database boss--and have fun doing it--with this accessible and easy-to-follow guide to Microsoft Access...Databases hold the key to organizing and accessing all your data in one convenient place. And you don't have to be a data science wizard to...

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Outlook  by Faithe Wempen

Outlook

Faithe Wempen

Book

"Did you know that Microsoft Outlook can do everything, including cook your dinner? Okay, it can't cook your dinner. But it can deliver your email, filter out the junk, help you organize your life, sync data to the cloud, integrate with iOS and Android, and...

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Excel formulas & functions  by Ken Bluttman

Excel formulas & functions

Ken Bluttman

Book

"This thorough guide to Excel formulas and over 100 of the most popular functions covers the basics of setting up formulas as well as more advanced skills such visualizing data"--Publisher's description.

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iMac  by Mark L. Chambers

iMac

Mark L. Chambers

Book

"Say hello to your iMac with this bestselling guide. Excited to put your cool iMac through its paces? Go ahead! Say "Hey Siri" to look up information, use the large monitor to play a game or watch a movie, share documents with your iPhone or iPad, or video...

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Microsoft Office 365 all-in-one  by Peter Weverka

Microsoft Office 365 all-in-one

Peter Weverka

Book

"The Microsoft Office 365 productivity suite offers apps and tools for pretty much any task you can imagine. from a high-powerred word processor in Microsoft Word to Microsoft PowerPoint, the world's foremost presentation craetor, Office 365 is as...

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Microsoft SharePoint  by Rosemarie Withee

Microsoft SharePoint

Rosemarie Withee

Book

"Microsoft SharePoint unlocks millions of collaborative and remote working capabilities and possibilities. And using it doesn't require a degree in computer science! With SharePoint For Dummies, you'll be creating sites, working with lists, and integrating...

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The loop  by Jake Ward

The loop

Jake Ward

Book

"An eye-opening narrative journey into the rapidly changing world of artificial intelligence by a high profile NBC technology reporter, revealing the dangerous ways that AI is poised to exploit the unconscious habits of our minds. Artificial intelligence is...

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Excel data analysis  by Paul McFedries

Excel data analysis

Paul McFedries

Book

"Turn jumbles of numbers into graphics, insights, and answers with Excel. With Microsoft Excel, you can, well, excel at data analysis. And Excel Data Analysis For Dummies can help, with clear and easy explanations of the mountain of features for creating,...

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Windows 11 for seniors  by Curt Simmons

Windows 11 for seniors

Curt Simmons

Book

"What do you want to do with your Windows computer? Sign up for Facebook to keep up with your friends? Watch a video taken during the latest family trip? Find your latest email messages with a single click of the mouse? Look no further than Windows 11 For...

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Microsoft Excel step by step  by Joan Lambert

Microsoft Excel step by step

Joan Lambert

Book

"Presents an overview of the latest version of the spreadsheet program, describing how to build worksheets, import data, filter information, create charts and tables, and use basic formulas and functions"--Publisher's description.

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Photoshop Elements 2022  by Barbara Obermeier

Photoshop Elements 2022

Barbara Obermeier

Book

"Photoshop Elements is the go-to software for turning your photo collection into an art gallery--no graphic design experience required. This handbook is written specifically for everyday, busy people who want to learn Photoshop Element's photo editing tools...

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Android smartphones for seniors  by Marsha Collier

Android smartphones for seniors

Marsha Collier

Book

"Android smartphones, like the Samsung Galaxy and Google Pixel models, offer great ways to simplify and enhance your life. From easy ways to stay in touch with your friends and family to helpful reminders for everyday tasks, Android phones can keep you...

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iPhone for seniors  by Dwight Spivey

iPhone for seniors

Dwight Spivey

Book

"Provides instruction for seniors on using the iPhone, including how to make and receive calls, use email and social media, browse the web, play games, listen to music and podcasts, work with reminders and notifications, and read e-books"--Publisher's...

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Making sense of AI  by Anthony Elliott

Making sense of AI

Anthony Elliott

Book

"Industrial robots, self-driving cars, customer-service chatbots and Google's algorithmic predictions have brought the topic of artificial intelligence into public debate. Why is AI the source of such intense controversy and what are its economic, political,...

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iPhone  by Edward C. Baig

iPhone

Edward C. Baig

Book

"iPhone For Dummies, 2022 Edition includes the newest features available with iOS 15, released in 2022. This version also covers all iPhone models available in 2022 including the iPhone 12, iPhone 11, iPhone XR, and iPhone SE. Whether you have a new iPhone or...

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Object-oriented Python  by Irv Kalb

Object-oriented Python

Irv Kalb

Book

"This guide to mastering object-oriented programming with Python covers the basics of building classes and creating objects through clear examples using the pygame package. Also explores key concepts like encapsulation, polymorphism, and inheritance as well as...

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Office for seniors  by Faithe Wempen

Office for seniors

Faithe Wempen

Book

"An easy-to-read guide to the basic features and tools available in this popular suite of programs. Learn about Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and more"--Publisher's description.

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Rule of the robots  by Martin (Martin R.) Ford

Rule of the robots

Martin (Martin R.) Ford

Book

"If you have a smartphone, you have AI in your pocket. It's everywhere online. And it has already changed how doctors diagnose disease as well as how you interact with friends or read the news. But In Rule of the Robots, Silicon Valley tech entrepreneur Martin...

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Microsoft Excel workbook  by Paul McFedries

Microsoft Excel workbook

Paul McFedries

Book

"This step-by-step guide is packed with exercises that walk you through the basic and advanced functions and formulas included in Excel. At your own speed, you'll learn how to enter data, format your spreadsheet, and apply the mathematical and statistical...

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Excel VBA programming  by Dick Kusleika

Excel VBA programming

Dick Kusleika

Book

"Find out what Excel is capable of with this step-by-step guide to VBA. Short of changing the tires on your car, Microsoft Excel can do pretty much anything. And the possibilities are even more endless when you learn to program with Excel Visual Basic for...

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Computers for seniors  by Faithe Wempen

Computers for seniors

Faithe Wempen

Book

"Most people new to computers find them a little intimidating at first. But with the right guidance, even a total novice can be sending email and banking online in no time at all. Computers For Seniors For Dummies is your must-have computing companion, full of...

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Artificial intelligence  by John Mueller

Artificial intelligence

John Mueller

Book

"Every time you use a smart device or some sort of slick technology--be it a smartwatch, smart speaker, security alarm, or even customer service chat box--you're engaging with artificial intelligence (AI). If you're curious about how AI is developed--or...

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Microsoft PowerPoint  by Doug Lowe

Microsoft PowerPoint

Doug Lowe

Book

"Presentations are your opportunity to stand out from the crowd, impress your colleagues, and be the smartest person in the room. And upping your PowerPoint game is the key to making your next talk one to remember. But where do you start? Luckily, the trusted...

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MacOS Monterey  by Bob LeVitus

MacOS Monterey

Bob LeVitus

Book

"Unlock the potential of macOS Monterey with this updated guide from "Dr. Mac"; himself. Macs are famously an absolute pleasure to use. But it's even more fun discovering all the cool things a new version of macOS can do. macOS Monterey, introduced in 2021,...

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Microsoft Word  by Dan Gookin

Microsoft Word

Dan Gookin

Book

"If you create professional-looking documents on a regular basis, you require a mighty word processor that offers all the power and capabilities to create them. Enter Microsoft Word! Pair it with Word For Dummies to hone all your word-processing skills. The...

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AI for creativity  by Niklas Hageback

AI for creativity

Niklas Hageback

Book

"What is computational creativity? Can AI learn to be creative? One of the human mind's most valuable features is the capacity to formulate creative thoughts, an ability that through quantum leap innovations has propelled us to the current digital age....

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AI assistants  by Roberto Pieraccini

AI assistants

Roberto Pieraccini

Book

"An accessible explanation of the technologies that enable such popular voice-interactive applications as Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant. Have you talked to a machine lately? Asked Alexa to play a song, asked Siri to call a friend, asked Google Assistant to...

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The age of AI  by Henry Kissinger

The age of AI

Henry Kissinger

Book

"An A.I. that learned to play chess discovered moves that no human champion would have conceived of. Driverless cars edge forward at red lights, just like impatient humans, and so far, nobody can explain why it happens. Artificial intelligence is being put to...

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Cybersecurity  by Duane Wilson

Cybersecurity

Duane Wilson

Book

"It seems that everything we touch is connected to the internet, from mobile phones and wearable technology to home appliances and cyber assistants. The more connected our computer systems, the more exposed they are to cyber attacks--attempts to steal data,...

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My video chat for seniors  by Michael Miller

My video chat for seniors

Michael Miller

Book

"Full-color, clear, and readable tasks show you how to get the most out of Zoom and other video chat platforms. Step-by-step instructions that show you exactly how to host and participate in video chats with friends and family"--Publisher's description.

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Windows 11  by Andy Rathbone

Windows 11

Andy Rathbone

Book

"Windows 11 promises to be the fastest, most secure, and most flexible version of the Microsoft operating system yet. With a promise like that, of course you want to start using it, as quickly as possible! Windows 11 For Dummies gives you that speed, security,...

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Tumblr  by Katrin Tiidenberg

Tumblr

Katrin Tiidenberg

Book

"Launched in 2007, tumblr became a safe haven for LGBT youth, social justice movements, and a counseling station for mental health issues. For a decade, this micro-blogging platform had more users than either Twitter or Snapchat, but it remained an obscure...

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