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The Unofficial Guide to FriendFeed for Newbies and Power Users
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 13,180. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking
A handy, definitive, how-to guide to FriendFeed, one of the fastest-growing social networks on the Web today, from one of its earliest and more visible users. The eBook will provide “the missing manual” to the popular aggregation site, and help give guidance to all the tips and tricks – without boring you senseless with technical nonsense.
Left Coast Karma
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Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2009. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
I ended up back by the bar, but Kevin and his friends were gone—vanished into a crowd of painfully cool Karma drones. I was about to go track him down when someone spoke at my elbow. “It’s all fake, you know.”
Audio Podcasting for Teaching (Part 1)
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Series: Podcasting, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Create audio podcasts to help make your words and ideas come to life for your students. And you won't need a fancy studio to do it -- your PC or Mac will do just fine! Learn how to create compelling audio content, and then record, edit, and package this content in an easily accessible podcast. Your students will be able to download your audio to their MP3 players, or listen from their computers.
Timeline of America: Sound Bytes from the Consumer Culture
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,410. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Timeline is a capsule history of the things that have defined us. It is a lot more than a pop culture trivia book, although no simpler phrase describes it. The chapters are divided into ten timelines that tell the story of America’s development: events, comforts, cars, toys, movies, television, music, nerds, sports, and gossip. Nostalgic stories and an extensive trivia quiz are also included!
A potential application of General Systems theory: KESTS, a unique transportation technology concept & implications (1994)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Philosophy of Science
An exercise application of General Systems Theory: Review the fundamental concept of "transportation;" the theory and application of "Kinetic Energy Supported Transportation Structures," including an integrated earth-surface-to-GEO bridge system; lunar-surface-to-earth orbit transportation; and building a mile-diameter space research habitat in LEO using modified Spacelab & Shuttle technologies.
The Forbidden List
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 127,290. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
More than sixty years ago revolutionary technology was consigned to the Forbidden List to be kept secret forever. Then Deputy Assistant Undersecretary of Defense, Daniel Rivers, stumbled across it and plotted to make a fortune from its release. Rivers' scheme was discovered and he was silenced with a commitment to a Psychiatric Clinic. Then they discovered that a copy of the file was missing.
Loner in Space
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Price: Free! Words: 53,410. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
This FREE book tells the story of a boy who is a bit of a loner at school and in life. His home life is also a bit in tatters since his mum died. The book takes up the story when he discovers something in the woods, near where he lives, little does he know where his discovery will take him, but the title of the book gives you an idea, what will he find there? Will he still be alone?
Xenolith
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Series: The Convergence, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 126,200. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Lassoed, knocked down, face planted in the dirt -- best thing to happen to Frank Bowen in years. When wife Liz went missing in the wilds of Belize, the constables of San Ignacio could find no trace. Years later, on a pilgrimage to her remote 'grave,' Frank is abducted and whisked away to a place he can't identify, by people whose motives and origins baffle him. Could this be what happened to Liz?
Angel Rising, a New Ceres novella
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,480. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2009 by Twelfth Planet Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The New Ceres planetary charter forbids the use of modern technology. Law confines the people to the ways of 18th Century Earth. Beneath the surface, rebellion and revolution simmer constantly. Proctor George Gordon knows all too well how easily these can bubble over, but nothing can prepare him for interstellar warfare in his own technologically challenged backyard.
BrightTours.com
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,800. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Time travel may be an impossibility, but if Einstein is correct,it might be possible to ‘visit’ the past, to observe what has taken place before us. When BrightTours.com developed the technology to do just that, it opened a Pandora’s box through which this tale of adventure will take you. Fayette Jones-Ziegler upstages even that other 'Jones' in this exciting tale.