This book puts you in charge of the most flexible and adaptable graphical interface in the computer industry. The X Window System underlies graphical desktops on Linux and Unix systems, and supports advanced features of modern graphics cards. More people use the X Window System than ever before, but there are few books about X in print. X Power Tools fills that hole with the most practical and up-to-date information available.
Children today are communicating over the Internet through a multitude of
ways—MySpace, Xanga and Facebook are just some of the more than 200 social
networking websites. Add in instant messaging, chat rooms, blogging, and the
challenge for parents to keep up is overwhelming. That’s why Time Warner
Cable, your Internet service provider, and CyberAngels, a program of the
acclaimed Guardian Angels organization, have united to help you keep your
child safe. The Internet is a powerful tool, but it’s important to practice some
safety measures and common sense.
What is an Intranet?
The Internet is the world’s largest collection of computer networks—and this
collective computing power offered by the Internet is indeed a powerful tool. Taking this
concept on a smaller level, an intranet is an attempt to harness the resources of a smaller
network, to share information, and to have an entry point for gathering and sharing
information. Intranets are popular today in businesses and offices of various sizes as an
extension from email as a communication tool.
The Lineman’s and Cableman’s Field Manual is written to accompany
The Lineman’s and Cableman’s Handbook. The Field Manual contains
many of the same pertinent tables, charts, formulas, and safety rules that
are found in the Handbook. The goal of the Field Manual is to provide
the information that is needed on the job site in a format that can be
quickly and easily accessed. This customizable tool provides specially
designed notes pages for personal notes.
Outlook ’2003 is a powerful Information management application that allows you to co-ordinate projects using a variety of different tools. These range from E-mail for communication, to the Calendar, which can be used for time management.
How to use this guide
This manual should be used as a point of reference following attendance of the Outlook ’2003 training cour
Outlook 2010 is a powerful Information management application that allows you to co-ordinate projects using a variety of different tools. These range from E-mail for communication, to the Calendar, which can be used for time management. Tasks to manage your workload and notes to stop you forgetting important bits of information, Finally contacts to keep a track of all the people you need to incorporate into your busy schedule either by phone, email projects, mailings or social connections.
The .NET platform is the foundation upon which the next generation of software
will be built. Microsoft has invested a lot of capital in its development, and
is putting its considerable weight behind its adoption as a new standard. A long
list of Microsoft partners have also announced support for .NET tools and components—
you can check http://msdn.microsoft.com/vstudio/partners for a current
list of vendors who have .NET offerings.
The .NET platform is much more than a new language, software development
kit (SDK), or even an operating system.
Welcome to Crystal Reports 8.5, the world standard in high-performance reporting. Deliver rich,
interactive content from virtually any data source with Crystal Reports. With Developer and
Professional Editions, and the addition of powerful design and formatting capabilities with interactive
analysis tools, you can create reports that meet your exact needs. Rapidly deploy your reporting
solution to the Web with our powerful new web-publishing system for easy information sharing.
Chapter 4: Using HTML
Figure 4.5: The Element Inspector in Google Chrome
As shown in Figure 4.5, the Element Inspector has many powerful features, including the graphic display of an element’s box properties. It provides a nicely formatted listing of the HTML source code and the CSS associated with each document element. It is also interactive, changing the displayed properties and values as you mouse over the various page elements.
Process Monitoring and Control of Machining Operations
6.1 6.2 6.3 Robert G. Landers
University of Missouri at Rolla
Introduction Force/Torque/Power Generation
Cutting Force Models • Force/Torque/Power Monitoring • Force/Torque/Power Control
Forced Vibrations and Regenerative Chatter
Regenerative Chatter Detection • Regenerative Chatter Suppression
6.4 6.5 6.6
Tool Condition Monitoring and Control
Tool Failure • Tool Wear
A. Galip Ulsoy
University of Michigan
Other Process Phenomena
Burr Formation • Chip Formation • Cutting Temperature Generation
XML is a text-based markup language that has taken the programming world by storm. More powerful than HTML yet less demanding than SGML, XML has proven itself to be flexible and resilient. XML is the perfect tool for formatting documents with even the smallest bit of complexity, from Web pages to legal contracts to books. However, XML has also proven itself to be indispensable for organizing and conveying other sorts of data as well, thus its central role in web services like SOAP and XML-RPC.
Developing a smart grid has become an urgent global priority as its economic,
environmental, and societal benefit willbe enjoyed by generations to come. In-
formation and communications technologies are at the core of the smart grid
vision as they will empower today’s power grid with the capability of supporting
two-way energy and information flow, isolating and restoring power outages more
quickly, facilitating the integration of renewable energy sources into the grid and
empowering the consumer with tools for optimizing their energy consumption....
CHAPTER 9 ■■■
Performing Form Validation with Regular Expressions
It’s your responsibility as a developer to ensure that your users’ data is useful to your app, so you need to ensure that critical information is validated before storing it in your database. In the case of the calendar application, the date format is critical: if the format isn’t correct, the app will fail in several places.
Lots of people are nervous of computers and the big web of connections that’s out there. It’s not surprising since most ‘old’ media workers are struggling to reconcile their fascination with the new tools with their fear that they could ultimately cost them their jobs.
The power is truly in collaboration, and the future is in making change together
Social by Social seeks to reach out, with its big friendly orange format and practical sections. It has hundreds of useful lists of advice and case studies.