Sams' Teach Yourself Upgrading and Fixing PCs in 24 Hours

Sams Teach Yourself Upgrading and Repairing in 24 Hours is the fast, easy, and effective way for you to decide how to upgrade, when to repair, and learn the basics of adding all those bells and whistles to your personal computer. How do I install a scanner? What happens when I need more memory? How do I hook up a digital camera? How do I install sound and video cards? This book answers these questions and more in a practical, easy-to...

Supercomputers: Charting the Future of Cybernetics (2nd edition)

Some computers are so fast and powerful that they are known as "supercomputers." The next generation of these computers will be able to complete more than one trillion operations per second. We need computers that are powerful enough to access, process, and apply the world's store of information, which is doubling approximately every five years. Supercomputers, a totally revised and expanded edition in the new Science and Technology ...

Basic Computing with Windows XP: Learning Made Simple

*First class handbooks for first-class learning *Learning Made Simple, a colourful approach to support self-study and training courses alike *Written by experienced trainers for inexperienced learners to succeed, matched to main qualifications Learning Made Simple books give you skills without frills. They are matched to the main qualifications, and written by experienced teachers and authors to make often tricky subjects simple to l...

Samsung Galaxy S5, S4, & S3 Beginners User Guide

This new guide, is packed with all the essentials you will need, and contains almost 250 icons and illustrations to help a beginner use a Samsung device for the first time. The LOOK INSIDE feature previews extracts from throughout the guide, not only the beginning, to give you a better idea of the contents. This new guide covers all current android versions starting at version 4.0, released in 2011, right through to the latest versio...

Computer Performance Optimization

Computing power performance was important at times when hardware was still expensive, because hardware had to be put to the best use. Later on this criterion was no longer critical, since hardware had become inexpensive. Meanwhile, however, people have realized that performance again plays a significant role, because of the major drain on system resources involved in developing complex applications. This book distinguishes between th...

iPod touch For Dummies

The perfect full-color guide to the iPod touch for both Mac and Windows users Your iPod touch can do so many things. With this full-color guide, you can get hip to all your iPod touch has to offer and take full advantage of the iTunes store and the App Store, as well. You'll start by learning how to manage the multi-touch interface and setting up iTunes. Then you'll discover how to connect to the Internet via Wi-Fi, receive and send ...

PCs All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies (2nd edition)

Covers the most popular PC applications and tools available today, fully revised to include Windows XP, Office "X," Works 7, and basic Internet, digital photography, and home networking Walks the reader through setting up a computer, navigating the Windows desktop, using e-mail, exploring the Internet, and much more Convenient minibook format makes it easy to find desired information quickly

Upgrading and Fixing PCs For Dummies (7th edition)

Covers upgrades for gaming, digital video, and entertainment! Transform your PC into a glitch-free, turbocharged, multimedia machine Want to add punch to your PC? This handy reference helps add power to your old computer. Easy steps show you how to add memory, update your virus protection, get your PC ready for Windows Vista or rev it up as a cool entertainment center capable of recording TV shows or hearing DVDs in surround sound. M...

Multimedia Multiprocessor Systems: Analysis, Design and Management

Modern multimedia systems are becoming increasingly multiprocessor and heterogeneous to match the high performance and low power demands placed on them by the large number of applications. The concurrent execution of these applications causes interference and unpredictability in the performance of these systems. In Multimedia Multiprocessor Systems, an analysis mechanism is presented to accurately predict the performance of multiple ...

iPhone For Dummies (2nd edition)

The iPhone 3G is here! You’ll want to make the most of it, and iPhone For Dummies, 2nd Edition is ready to help. Master the multitouch interface, send text messages, enjoy rich-HTML e-mail, use GPS maps, and more, with this full-color guide to show you how! Edward C. Baig and “Dr. Mac” Bob LeVitus, two giants of Mac-dom, have packed this colorful little book with tips on every cool feature of the iPhone 3G. They’ll show you how to fi...