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Coco

Author : Boisy G Pitre
ISBN : 9781466592476
Genre : Computers
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CoCo: The Colorful History of Tandy’s Underdog Computer is the first book to document the complete history of the Tandy Color Computer (CoCo), a popular 8-bit PC series from the 1980s that competed against the era’s biggest names, including the Apple II, IBM PC, and Commodore 64. The book takes you inside the interesting stories and people behind this unique, underdog computer. Both noted computer science and technology advocates, authors Pitre and Loguidice reveal the story of a pivotal period in the home computing revolution from the perspective of Tandy’s CoCo. As these computers were sold in Radio Shack stores throughout the United States and other countries, they provide a critical point of reference for key events in the unprecedented evolutionary period for the PC industry in the 1980s. The book also features first-hand accounts from the people who created and promoted the CoCo, from the original Tandy executives and engineers to today’s active product creators and information keepers. The CoCo impacted many lives, and this book leaves no stone unturned in recounting this fascinating slice of the PC revolution that is still in play today. From early telecommunications experiments to engineering and budgetary challenges, it covers all the aspects that made the CoCo a truly personal, useful computing experience in as small and inexpensive a package as possible.

Swift For Beginners

Author : Boisy G. Pitre
ISBN : 9780133961317
Genre : Computers
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NOTE: This edition is now out of date, and does not conform with the current version of Swift. Please check out the newer edition instead, which is ISBN 9780134289779. LEARNING A NEW PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE can be daunting. With Swift, Apple has lowered the barrier of entry for developing iOS and OS X apps by giving developers an innovative new programming language for Cocoa and Cocoa Touch. If you are new to Swift, this book is for you. If you have never used C, C++, or Objective-C, this book is definitely for you. With this handson guide, you’ll quickly be writing Swift code, using Playgrounds to instantly see the results of your work. Author Boisy G. Pitre gives you a solid grounding in key Swift language concepts–including variables, constants, types, arrays, and dictionaries–before he shows you how to use Swift’s innovative Xcode integrated development environment to create apps for iOS and OS X. THIS BOOK INCLUDES: Detailed instruction, ample illustrations, and clear examples Real-world guidance and advice Best practices from an experienced Mac and iOS developer Emphasis on how to use Xcode, Playgrounds, and the REPL COMPANION WEBSITE: www.peachpit.com/swiftbeginners includes additional resources.

Basic Computer Spiele

Author : David H. Ahl
ISBN : 3887450094
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Programmierung Des 6502

Author : Rodnay Zaks
ISBN : 3802306864
Genre : Mikroprozessor 6502
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Vintage Game Consoles

Author : Bill Loguidice
ISBN : 9781135006518
Genre : Games & Activities
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Vintage Game Consoles tells the story of the most influential videogame platforms of all time, including the Apple II, Commodore 64, Nintendo Entertainment System, Game Boy, Sega Genesis, Sony PlayStation, and many more. It uncovers the details behind the consoles, computers, handhelds, and arcade machines that made videogames possible. Drawing on extensive research and the authors’ own lifelong experience with videogames, Vintage Game Consoles explores each system’s development, history, fan community, its most important games, and information for collectors and emulation enthusiasts. It also features hundreds of exclusive full-color screenshots and images that help bring each system’s unique story to life. Vintage Game Consoles is the ideal book for gamers, students, and professionals who want to know the story behind their favorite computers, handhelds, and consoles, without forgetting about why they play in the first place – the fun! Bill Loguidice is a critically acclaimed technology author who has worked on over a dozen books, including CoCo: The Colorful History of Tandy’s Underdog Computer, written with Boisy G. Pitre. He’s also the co-founder and Managing Director for the popular Website, Armchair Arcade. A noted videogame and computer historian and subject matter expert, Bill personally owns and maintains well over 400 different systems from the 1970s to the present day, including a large volume of associated materials. Matt Barton is an associate professor of English at Saint Cloud State University in Saint Cloud, Minnesota, where he lives with his wife Elizabeth. He’s the producer of the "Matt Chat," a weekly YouTube series featuring in-depth interviews with notable game developers. In addition to the original Vintage Games, which he co-authored with Bill, he’s author of Dungeons & Desktops: The History of Computer Role-Playing Games and Honoring the Code: Conversations with Great Game Designers.

My Xbox One

Author : Bill Loguidice
ISBN : 9780133539936
Genre : Computers
File Size : 88. 87 MB
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My Xbox One Step-by-step instructions with callouts to colorful Xbox One images that show you exactly what to do Help when you run into problems with Xbox One, Kinect™, Xbox Live®, or SmartGlass Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your Xbox One system Full-color, step-by-step tasks show how to have maximum fun with your new Xbox One! Learn how to • Set up Xbox One, Kinect, and Xbox Live quickly–and start having fun now! • Personalize settings, gamertags, avatars, gamerpics… your whole Xbox One experience • Start your party, add chat, use built-in Skype, even make group video calls • Capture video of your best gameplay moments with Game DVR • Watch great video from practically anywhere: cable or satellite, DVD, Blu-ray, Netflix, Hulu Plus, Amazon Prime, and more • Play or stream all the music you love • Web surf with Xbox One’s supercharged version of Internet Explorer • Use SmartGlass to transform your iPhone, iPad, Android, or Windows 8 device into a second Xbox screen or remote control CATEGORY: Consumer Electronics COVERS: Xbox One USER LEVEL: Beginning-Intermediate

Berichte Zur Lebensmittelsicherheit 2009

Author : Peter Brandt
ISBN : 9783034800273
Genre : Science
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Zoonosen sind Krankheiten bzw. Infektionen, die zwischen Menschen und Tieren übertragen werden. Menschen können sich über Lebensmittel, die mit Zoonoseerregern kontaminiert sind, infizieren. In dem Bericht werden die Ergebnisse des Zoonosen-Monitorings 2009 veröffentlicht. Für dieses Monitoring werden repräsentative Daten über das Auftreten von Zoonoseerregern in Lebensmitteln, Futtermitteln und lebenden Tieren erfasst und ausgewertet. Weiterhin dient es der Überwachung von Antibiotikaresistenzen bei Zoonoseerregern und anderen Mikroorganismen.

Von Menschen Und Von Booten

Author : Holger Peterson
ISBN : 9783946014416
Genre : Sports & Recreation
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„Ein Schiff ist mehr als die Summe von Rumpf, Kiel und Segeln.“ Wer je ein eigenes Boot besessen oder von ihm geträumt hat, versteht diese besondere Beziehung von Skipper und Schiff. Manchmal hält sie Jahrzehnte. Und lässt beim Wiedersehen so manchen windgestählten Skipper weich werden. Holger Peterson kennt sie alle: Menschen am Meer, verhaftet mit ihren Schiffen und gesegnet mit „geschenkten Seemeilen“ aus dem Strom der Gezeiten. Er erzählt über Els Sanders, der mit 82 Jahren noch immer an friesischen Küsten entlang segelt; vom berührenden Treffen der vier ehemaligen Eigner der LEVIATHAN, einer Reinke Taranga; von Herbert, der auf seinem Schiff eingelegte Gurken verkauft; oder von Jörg und Normena, die als Paar zusammen, aber jeder für sich auf einem eigenen kleinen Boot leben. Egal ob Marlene und Stefan 30 Jahre lang an einem Boot gebaut haben und erst jetzt auf Fahrt gehen oder ob das Segeln, wie etwa für Marc, buchstäblich neuen Lebensmut nach langer Krankheit gebracht hat... Menschen und Boote - das ist eine lebenslange und manchmal nicht ganz unproblematische Beziehung. In diesem Buch erzählen Eigner mit Leidenschaft und Liebe von ihren kleinen und großen Abenteuern zwischen Watt und Weltumsegelung.

Haut Schleimhaut Und Skeletterkrankungen Skibo Diseases

Author : Jürgen Freyschmidt
ISBN : 9783642609916
Genre : Medical
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Durch die zunehmende Spezialisierung in der Medizin wird es immer schwieriger, komplexe Krankheitsbilder mit fachübergreifenden Symptomen zu erkennen und richtig zu klassifizieren. Hier bietet Ihnen das Buch eine praxisgerechte Orientierungshilfe. - Es führt erstmals fachübergreifend dermatologische Leitsymptome und röntgendiagnostische Befunde zusammen. - 85 Krankheitsbilder, mit denen Sie in der Praxis rechnen müssen, werden synoptisch aus dermatologischer und klinisch-radiologischer Sicht beschrieben. - Suchtabellen, nach dermatologischen und radiologischen Leitsymptomen geordnet, geben Ihnen einen schnellen Überblick. Dieses diagnostische Mosaik bei Krankheitsbildern aus dem orthopädisch-rheumatologisch-radiologischen Bereich hilft Ihnen zuverlässig, Fehldiagnosen und therapeutische Verzögerungen zu vermeiden.

Blonde Faith

Author : Walter Mosley
ISBN : 3596182654
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