Taschenbuch Multimedia

Das Taschenbuch Multimedia wendet sich an Studierende der innovativen Studiengänge rund um das Thema Multimedia sowie an Web-Designer und -Entwickler. Es soll als kompaktes Nachschlagewerk für alle dienen, die mit modernen digitalen Medien neue kreative Ideen umsetzen wollen. Zum Inhalt: - Digitalisierung und Datenkompression, Typografie, Grafik, Audio und Video, Multimedia-Hardware und -Software, Mediendesign und Medienintegration w...

Content Everywhere

Care about content? Better copy isn't enough. As devices and channels multiply--and as users expect to easily relate, share, and shift information--we need content that can go more places, more easily. This book will help you stop creating fixed, single-purpose content and start making it more future-ready, flexible, and reusable.

Interfaces on Trial 2.0

We live in an interoperable world. Computer hardware and software products from different manufacturers can exchange data within local networks and around the world using the Internet. The competition enabled by this compatibility between devices has led to fast-paced innovation and prices low enough to allow ordinary users to command extraordinary computing capacity. In Interfaces on Trial 2.0, Jonathan Band and Masanobu Katoh inves...

Computing: A Concise History

The history of computing could be told as the story of hardware and software, or the story of the Internet, or the story of "smart" hand-held devices, with subplots involving IBM, Microsoft, Apple, Facebook, and Twitter. In this concise and accessible account of the invention and development of digital technology, computer historian Paul Ceruzzi offers a broader and more useful perspective. He identifies four major threads that run t...

Visual Design for the Modern Web

Just as great artists must understand their tools, great Web designers must understand the technology behind their art. In Visual Design for the Web, author Penny McIntire shows novice Web designers how to use their tools--including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript--in conjunction with the principles of aesthetics and usability to become masters of their craft. Chapters begin with explanations of the terminology and techniques of web struct...

IT-Sicherheit: Konzepte - Verfahren - Protokolle

Ergebnisse von Sicherheitsanalysen und die wachsende Zahl an Angriffen auf vernetzte IT-Systeme verdeutlichen die großen Sicherheitsprobleme, denen heutige und zukünftige IT-Systeme ausgesetzt sind. In diesem Buch stellt Claudia Eckert die zur Umsetzung der Sicherheitsanforderungen benötigten Verfahren und Protokolle detailliert vor und erläutert sie anschaulich anhand von Fallbeispielen. Im Vordergrund steht dabei, die Ursachen für ...

A Gift of Fire: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues for Computing Technology, 4th Edition

A Gift of Fire: Social, Legal, and Ethical Issues for Computing Technology, 4e is ideal for courses in Computer Ethics and Computers and Society. It is also a useful reference for computer science professionals or anyone interested in learning more about computing technology and its overarching impact. Sara Baase explores the social, legal, philosophical, ethical, political, constitutional, and economic implications of computing and ...

Enterprise Interoperability

In a fast changing global economy governed by Enterprise Services and the Future Internet, enterprises and virtual factories will self–organize in distributed, interoperable, innovation Ecosystems where the issues of Enterprise Interoperability need to be solved in a multi–view of information, services and processes throughout Enterprise Networks. The book constitutes the proceedings of five workshops co– located with the Fifth IFIP ...

Connected Services

"Connected Services is a must-read for telco strategists who need to get up to speed on how the world of software and the web 2. 0 works."  Andreas Constantinou, Research Director, VisionMobile "This book is a must read for those charged with leading innovation in a world of connected services where telco and Internet collide." - Jason Goecke, VP of Innovation, Voxeo Labs This book explains the common underlying technological themes ...

Writing and Querying MapReduce Views in CouchDB

If you want to use CouchDB to support real-world applications, you'll need to create MapReduce views that let you query this document-oriented database for meaningful data. With this short and concise ebook, you'll learn how to create a variety of MapReduce views to help you query and aggregate data in CouchDB’s large, distributed datasets. You'll get step-by-step instructions and lots of sample code to create and explore several Map...