Category: Internet Social Media

  • Gender and Social Computing: Interactions, Differences and by Celia Romm Livermore

    By Celia Romm Livermore

    Despite persevered public curiosity in concerns in terms of gender and computing, there exists a relative shortage of texts in this topic.

    Gender and Social Computing: Interactions, alterations and Relationships offers an outline of the key questions that researchers and practitioners are addressing, outlining attainable destiny instructions for conception improvement and empirical examine on gender and computing. This finished reference makes a speciality of 3 parts of analysis on gender and computing: gender and computing within the paintings area, gender and computing in our on-line world, and gender in eDating.

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  • The Future of Computing Performance: Game Over or Next by Samuel H. Fuller, Lynette I. Millett (Editors)

    By Samuel H. Fuller, Lynette I. Millett (Editors)

    The top of dramatic exponential progress in single-processor functionality marks the tip of the dominance of the one microprocessor in computing. The period of sequential computing needs to fall down to a brand new period within which parallelism is on the leading edge. even if very important medical and engineering demanding situations lie forward, this is often an opportune time for innovation in programming platforms and computing architectures. now we have already began to work out range in computing device designs to optimize for such issues as energy and throughput. the following iteration of discoveries is probably going to require advances at either the and software program degrees of computing structures. there is not any ensure that we will be able to make parallel computing as universal and straightforward to take advantage of as yesterday's sequential single-processor desktops, yet until we aggressively pursue efforts advised by way of the innovations during this e-book, will probably be "game over" for development in computing functionality. If parallel programming and similar software program efforts fail to turn into common, the improvement of fascinating new purposes that force the pc will stall; if such innovation stalls, many different elements of the financial system will stick with go well with. the way forward for computing functionality describes the standards that experience resulted in the longer term barriers on progress for unmarried processors which are in keeping with complementary steel oxide semiconductor (CMOS) expertise. It explores demanding situations inherent in parallel computing and structure, together with ever-increasing strength intake and the escalated requisites for warmth dissipation --
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  • Web Content Management. Systems, Features, and Best by Deane Barker

    By Deane Barker

    Trying to pick out an online content material administration approach (CMS), yet pressured concerning the grants, terminology, and buzzwords? do you need to appreciate content material administration with no need to dive into the underlying programming? This booklet offers a transparent, independent assessment of the full CMS ecosystem—from systems to implementations—in a language- and platform-agnostic demeanour for venture managers, executives, and new builders alike.
    writer Deane Barker, a CMS advisor with virtually 20 years of expertise, is helping you discover many alternative structures, applied sciences, and systems. by means of the tip of the ebook, you’ll have the data essential to make judgements approximately good points, architectures, and implementation tips on how to make sure that your undertaking solves the correct problems.
    examine what content material is, tips on how to evaluate diversified platforms, and what the jobs of a CMS crew are
    know how a latest CMS types and aggregates content material, coordinates workflow, and manages assets
    discover the scope and constitution of a CMS implementation project
    study the method and most sensible practices for effectively operating your CMS implementation
    learn the perform of migrating websites, and the way to paintings with an exterior CMS integrator
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  • Drupal Intranets with Open Atrium by Tracy Smith

    By Tracy Smith

    Notice an intranet answer in your association with Open AtriumUnlock the good points of Open Atrium to establish an intranet to enhance conversation and workflow discover the various beneficial properties of Open Atrium and the way you could make the most of them on your intranet the way to aid, preserve, and administer your intranet A how-to consultant written for non-developers to profit the way to manage and use Open Atrium In Detail In cutting-edge worldwide society, on-line collaboration has won large value as companies search for how you can proportion rules and collaborate simply. Open Atrium is a robust and versatile Drupal set up that offers intranet suggestions to companies and businesses for sharing principles. it really is used to create intranets the place co-workers or groups can collaborate simply. yet Open Atrium is stuffed with such a lot of robust beneficial properties that you could be desire a few support to take advantage of it to its complete capability. Open Atrium can be a plausible substitute to SharePoint.Drupal Intranets with Open Atrium unlocks the facility of Open Atrium and publications you thru real-world examples of an Open Atrium intranet. Examples and screenshots are used in the course of the booklet that you should keep on with alongside in your Open Atrium set up. The examples stroll via establishing your web site, person management, imposing middle positive factors, and keeping your intranet site. This booklet starts with explaining how you can organize an online server on a home windows or Mac desktop and set up Drupal with the Open Atrium distribution. After fitting Open Atrium you are going to how to upload and keep clients. The ebook additionally covers a few fascinating themes reminiscent of the several "spaces" or "workgroup" micro-sites that may be created to compare your organization's constitution. analyzing each one of those sections, you are going to comprehend and familiarize yourself with dealing with the Open Atrium interface. when you understand the Open Atrium interface, you'll how to create a web publication, record library, and factor tracker for every group's dashboard or website web page. The publication covers every little thing from enhancing a unmarried piece of content material to arranging the structure of that content material on every one page. By the top of this booklet, try to be in a position to determine your personal intranet website on your association or workgroup utilizing the Open Atrium Drupal distribution. A how-to consultant with examples and screenshots to steer you thru each step of making an intranet with Open Atrium.What you'll examine from this e-book upload all of the significant positive aspects of an intranet on your web site with Open Atrium familiarize yourself with Open Atrium's interface and its beneficial properties set up Open Atrium and customise it in your association or corporation Create sub-sites (spaces) for every of your groups, departments, or workgroups deal with clients and create a member listing upload center beneficial properties packaged with Open Atrium reminiscent of weblog, Calendar, and factor Tracker expand the performance of Open Atrium through including pluggable positive aspects constructed via the Drupal Open resource neighborhood preserve your intranet through acting regimen upkeep projects study your site's logs and studies to make sure that it really is operating in tip-top Approach Packed with screenshots and transparent directions, this publication lets you keep on with with your personal web site and guarantees you will not wander off. it is a how-to consultant that courses you just via every one step. Who this ebook is written for This publication is meant for commencing to intermediate computing device clients who both haven't labored with Drupal ahead of or are looking to extend their Drupal wisdom through fitting Open Atrium. so that it will the way to fast organize an intranet to enhance your organization's communique and workflow, then this ebook is for you.
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  • An Artificial Intelligence Approach to Legal Reasoning by Anne von der Lieth Gardner

    By Anne von der Lieth Gardner

    Legislations and felony reasoning are a average goal for synthetic intelligence structures. Like clinical prognosis and different projects for professional structures, criminal research is an issue of reading facts by way of higher-level recommendations. yet in legislation the information are extra like these for a approach aimed toward realizing normal language: they inform a narrative approximately human occasions which could result in a lawsuit. Statements of the legislation, too, are written in typical language and felony arguments are frequently arguments approximately what that language capacity or should suggest. This learn is without doubt one of the few learn efforts during this fertile quarter. it really is designated in constructing a computational version for interpreting criminal difficulties in a fashion that brings those strands of AI examine jointly and is sensible from a jurisprudential viewpoint to boot. Gardner first analyzes numerous positions in Anglo-American jurisprudence and their relevance for paintings in synthetic intelligence. She identifies elements of felony reasoning that any actually professional method in legislation needs to make a spot for and indicates a manner of decomposing the method of felony research that takes those points under consideration. She compares the ensuing framework with these utilized by different criminal research courses. a superb exposition of present AI strategies follows in chapters overlaying the author's approach (written in Maclisp) for provide and attractiveness difficulties, taken from legislation examinations, inquisitive about agreement legislations. Anne von der Lieth Gardner has a legislation measure and a Ph.D. in desktop technology, either from Stanford college. a synthetic Intelligence method of felony Reasoning inaugurates the sequence man made Intelligence and the legislations: approaches and versions of criminal Reasoning, edited by means of L. Thorne McCarty and Edwina L. Rissland. A Bradford publication.
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  • The Social Media Handbook for Financial Advisors: How to Use by Matthew Halloran

    By Matthew Halloran

    Expert recommendation for monetary advisors trying to utilize social media platforms

    Social media is in every single place. 3.5 billion items of content material are shared on fb every one week, 22 million execs are networking on LinkedIn, and one hundred forty million tweets are published on a daily basis. The possibilities those systems current for monetary advisors are large, yet so much advisors don't know the way to use them to construct higher, better patron bases. The Social Media guide for monetary Advisors: find out how to Use fb, Twitter, and LinkedIn to construct and develop Your Business exhibits the way to utilize those new instruments, providing worthy recommendation approximately find out how to connect to power consumers within the 21st century.

    For such a lot advisors, changing customers into consumers is their most sensible precedence, and social media provides exceptional possibilities for sealing the deal. revenues do not occur simply because consumers are inspired by means of complex charts, they ensue simply because they are inspired through your social media presence, and via effectively realizing find out how to make those new systems be just right for you, you may be situated to determine your corporation growth.

    • Designed to educate monetary advisors easy methods to use social media to higher marketplace their providers to draw new consumers and referrals
    • Presents professional communique suggestion from most sensible monetary consultant trainer Matthew Halloran
    • Categorizes communicators in a different new way
    • Teaches monetary advisors easy methods to use social media in new, powerful ways in which they have by no means even considered

    An crucial source for wealth managers and monetary advisors seeking to magnify their advertising message and lift their visibility in a crowded industry, The Social Media guide for monetary Advisors is the single ebook you want to make your self heard.Content:
    Chapter 1 Compliance (pages 1–12): Crystal Thies
    Chapter 2 growing Rapport on-line (pages 13–23): Matt Halloran and Crystal Thies
    Chapter three classes realized from Social Media (pages 25–30): Matt Halloran and Crystal Thies
    Chapter four provide whatever for not anything (pages 31–35): Matt Halloran
    Chapter five The Disciplined procedure (pages 37–46): Matthew Halloran and Crystal Thies
    Chapter 6 Why Twitter? (pages 47–63): Matthew Halloran
    Chapter 7 advertising on Twitter (pages 65–79): Matthew Halloran
    Chapter eight Getting Leads from Twitter (pages 81–86): Matthew Halloran
    Chapter nine Public kin on Twitter (pages 87–90): Matthew Halloran
    Chapter 10 Why fb? (pages 91–118): Matthew Halloran
    Chapter eleven find out how to put up for sale on fb (pages 119–132): Matthew Halloran
    Chapter 12 fb functions and instruments (pages 133–144): Matthew Halloran
    Chapter thirteen Public kin on fb (pages 145–150): Matthew Halloran
    Chapter 14 Why LinkedIn? (pages 151–157): Crystal Thies
    Chapter 15 establishing Your LinkedIn Account (pages 159–165): Crystal Thies
    Chapter sixteen construction a good LinkedIn Profile (pages 167–217): Crystal Thies
    Chapter 17 construction Your LinkedIn community to Create a Self?Referral computing device (pages 219–227): Crystal Thies
    Chapter 18 discovering customers utilizing LinkedIn: developing Your Self?Referral desktop (pages 229–240): Crystal Thies
    Chapter 19 utilizing LinkedIn teams for Visibility and Prospecting (pages 241–251): Crystal Thies
    Chapter 20 Gaining Visibility on LinkedIn (pages 253–264): Crystal Thies
    Chapter 21 the way forward for Social Media (pages 265–268): Crystal Thies

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  • Getting Started with NativeScript by Nathanael J. Anderson

    By Nathanael J. Anderson

    Explore the potential for development really local, cross-platform cellular purposes utilizing your JavaScript skill―NativeScript!

    About This Book

    • Save your advertising time by way of construction for iOS, Android, and home windows cellular structures simultaneously
    • Be an ace at using the positive aspects of NativeScript and its skill to speak with all of the host gadget libraries natively
    • Proficiently, construct your totally cross-platform verbal exchange program displaying the basics of NativeScript

    Who This booklet Is For

    If you're a JavaScript developer and need to construct cross-platform purposes, then this e-book is simply the precise one for you!

    What you'll Learn

    • Install and bring together your program in NativeScript
    • Get very important knowledge at the NativeScript venture structure
    • Develop and elegance your monitors for a number of platforms
    • Create a full-featured cross-platform communique application
    • Import and use a number of third-party components
    • Simplify and take care of equipment answer and cross-platform issues
    • Test and installation your application

    In Detail

    NativeScript enables you to construct a quick cross-platform software that has a local UI. NativeScript is a real cross-platform framework that generates local pace purposes utilizing the local elements of the host platform, all utilizing JavaScript. even if NativeScript lets you construct your program in JavaScript, you've gotten complete entry to the host OS out of your code, permitting you to simply tweak or use new platform beneficial properties immediately at local code speeds.

    Whether you've gotten already constructed a number of purposes or 0 functions, this e-book can assist you to advance your subsequent software in a cross-platform framework speedy, saving you an important period of time and money.

    This e-book concisely indicates you NativeScript's integrated framework in an effort to speedily advance a fully-working compiled cross-platform software in precisely a number of chapters. It begins via laying the basis of NativeScript and dealing in the course of the basics to create a easy shell of the applying. relocating on, you will see the right way to construct a full-fledged program step-by-step. we will make it easier to use plugins, and the way to speak with the local OS libraries simply that you should customise your software as though your app was once created in Java or target C. We then care for the problems that come up from being pass platform and make amends for different monitor sizes, monitor resolutions, and machine skills. ultimately, we development to checking out and deploying your app.

    Style and method

    A stepwise advisor for construction cross-platform cellular purposes with assistance from easy-to-understand examples.

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  • Display Advertising: An Hour a Day by David Booth

    By David Booth

    A entire consultant to constructing, enforcing, tracking, and optimizing a web exhibit advert campaign

    The demonstrate enterprise is on-line advertising's quickest turning out to be box. Google and others are commencing to offer effortless instruments to allow small- and medium-sized companies to exploit this chance. This consultant offers dealers, specialists, and small-business vendors with the data and abilities to create and optimize a demonstrate advertisements crusade. It covers recommendations, traits, and most sensible practices, and provides a day by day plan for constructing, dealing with, and measuring a profitable campaign.

    • Online reveal advertisements is a sizzling subject, and this hands-on consultant is helping advertising pros and small-business vendors achieve the talents to create and deal with their very own campaigns
    • Provides an outline of exhibit advertisements ideas, together with varieties, codecs, and the way they're put on websites
    • Explains how one can plan a crusade, together with defining pursuits and making plans assets, contextual and site focusing on, and key-phrase use
    • Covers crusade release and size, advert construction, social media advertisements, how you can optimize a crusade, and lots more and plenty more

    Display advertisements: An Hour a Day is helping someone advertise a enterprise effectively with powerful on-line demonstrate advert campaigns.

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  • HTML5 Step by Step (Step By Step) by Faithe Wempen

    By Faithe Wempen

    Experience studying made easy—and quick train your self tips on how to create web content with the HTML5 specification. With step-by-step, you place the pace—building and training the abilities you would like, simply for those who want them!

    • Use a division-based structure to constitution your websites
    • Include menu bars and links for transparent navigation
    • Apply colours, font sizes, and different formatting with CSS
    • Add portraits, sound, and video for your pages
    • Use the Canvas tag to render visible photographs at the fly
    • Build user-input kinds with buttons, containers, and menus

    Your step-by-step electronic content material comprises:

    • All the book's practice files—ready to obtain and placed to paintings. See "Using the perform Files," inside of.
    • Fully searchable online edition of this book—with limitless entry on the net. unfastened on-line account required; see within booklet.

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