Getting Started with Your Mac and Mac OS X Tiger by Scott Kelby

By Scott Kelby

You got your Mac OS X Tiger machine since you concept it might be effortless to use-and it really is! but when you have got by no means used a working laptop or computer sooner than, by no means stared at a graphical person interface or clicked an icon to release a application or open a dossier, getting going together with your new laptop can nonetheless be a frightening proposition. With this consultant from mythical writer Scott Kelby, it does not need to be! understanding there are nonetheless lots of amateur clients similar to your self whose Macs signify their first actual foray into own computing, this consultant presents an easy, sensible procedure bound to get you sending e mail, happening the web, developing observe files, and extra instantly with Mac OS X Tiger. concentrated classes take you step by step via the entire projects you are so much wanting to take on together with your Mac OS X Tiger laptop (in the order you are prone to process them): utilizing the mouse, happening the web, sending electronic mail, starting up iChat periods, developing deal with books and calendars, uploading and sharing pictures, making play lists and burning CDs, synching track together with your iPod, launching and saving note files, utilizing seek (Spotlight), organizing documents, and extra.

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Pro WPF in VB 2010 - Windows Presentation Foundation in .NET by Matthew MacDonald

By Matthew MacDonald

The Microsoft home windows Presentation origin (WPF) is a key a part of .NET 4.0 and offers the basis for construction functions and high quality person reports within the home windows Vista and home windows 7 working structures. WPF blends jointly user-interface layout, dynamic files, and media content material, whereas exploiting the total energy of the user’s computing undefined. This e-book explains how WPF works from the floor up. will probably be one of many first books on hand, for the recent .NET 4.0 model, and in addition probably the most distinct. It builds at the good fortune of the author’s prior, top, version and performs to an identical strengths – it's a one-stop store in Apress’ confirmed ‘Pro’ kind that leaves readers with a deep knowing of the expertise and able to take the ideas away and practice them for themselves.

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Schnelleinstieg in die Windows PowerShell by Andy Oakley , Andreas Bildstein

By Andy Oakley , Andreas Bildstein

Die home windows PowerShell ist die Zukunft der Windows-Administration - jetzt ist die Zeit, damit zu starten. Mit der PowerShell, Microsofts neuer interaktiver Kommandozeilen-Shell für home windows, lassen sich nicht nur Aufgaben jeder paintings schneller erledigen und automatisieren. Sie bietet darüber hinaus auch die Möglichkeit, tief in das Betriebssystem einzutauchen, um dort eine breite Palette von Prozessen und Diensten zu steuern. Dieses Buch ist die praktische Anleitung, die Sie benötigen, um die PowerShell sofort zu nutzen. Es führt Sie in die Arbeit mit der neuen Shell ein und demonstriert Ihnen ihre Flexibilität und Leistungsfähigkeit.Das Buch mit Workshop-Charakter:Mehr als vierzig praxisbezogene Übungen und Skripte bieten Einführungen in die Schlüsselkonzepte, klare Schritt-für-Schritt-Anleitungen und genaue Erläuterungen der Ergebnisse.Lernen Siedie PowerShell kennen:Alle Grundlagen der PowerShell-Umgebung und ihrer Sprachfunktionen werden behandelt: die deploy der Shell das Konzept von Cmdlets und Pipelines die Elemente der Skriptsprache und das Schreiben von PowerShell-Skripten die Automatisierung sich wiederholender VorgängeNutzen Sie unterschiedlichste PowerShell-Techniken:Zu den behandelten Themen gehören: das encumbered und Speichern von Daten der Einsatz von .NET Framework und COM die Arbeit mit der Windows-Infrastruktur inklusive Ereignisprotokoll, Systemdienste und WMI die Zusammenarbeit mit cmd.exe-basierten instruments Strategien für die Umwandlung vorhandener Batch-Dateien und Skripte in PowerShell-SkripteMit Kurzreferenz zu Syntax und Grammatik:Eine Kurzreferenz zu PowerShell-Syntax und -Grammatik sowie zu den Standard-Cmdlets, Funktionen und Aliasen rundet diesen Schnelleinstieg ab.Mit einem Vorwort des Microsoft PowerShell-Architekten Jeffrey Snover

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OpenGL(R) Programming on Mac OS(R) X: Architecture, by Robert P. Kuehne, J. D. Sullivan

By Robert P. Kuehne, J. D. Sullivan

The Mac has absolutely embraced OpenGL all through its visible structures. in truth, Apple's hugely effective, glossy OpenGL implementation makes Mac OS X considered one of latest top systems for OpenGL improvement. OpenGL® Programming on Mac OS® X is the 1st accomplished source for each images programmer who desires to create, port, or optimize OpenGL purposes for this high-volume platform.

Leading OpenGL specialists Robert Kuehne and J. D. Sullivan completely clarify the Mac's different OpenGL APIs, either previous and new. They light up an important OpenGL setup, configuration, and function concerns which are precise to the Mac platform. subsequent, they give functional, start-to-finish suggestions for integrating key Mac-native APIs with OpenGL, and leveraging the entire strength of the Mac platform on your photos functions.

Coverage comprises

  • A thorough assessment of Mac and software program architectures and their functionality implications
  • In-depth, specialist assistance for getting access to OpenGL from all the Mac's center APIs: CGL, AGL, and Cocoa
  • Interoperating with different Mac APIs: incorporating video with QuickTime, acting photo results with middle snapshot, and processing CoreVideo data
  • Analyzing Mac OpenGL software functionality, resolving bottlenecks, and leveraging optimizations simply to be had at the Mac
  • Detecting, integrating, and utilizing OpenGL extensions
  • An accompanying website ( includes the book's instance code, plus extra OpenGL-related assets.

OpenGL® Programming on Mac OS® X might be worthy to Mac programmers looking to leverage OpenGL's strength, OpenGL builders porting their functions to the Mac platform, and cross-platform photographs builders who are looking to reap the benefits of the Mac platform's uniquely intuitive variety and efficiency.

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Mastering Digital Audio Production: The Professional Music by Cliff Truesdell

By Cliff Truesdell

This complete advisor exhibits you ways to combine a number of construction instruments for the Mac OS X platform into all phases of audio construction so you might create and bring song. From unmarried purposes to accomplish suites, you’ll notice the software program toolsets which are right for you after which detect the right way to include them right into a coherent workflow. that includes most sensible practices, real-world examples, and interviews with audio pros, this booklet pulls jointly the entire courses and projects you would like.

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