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Riding the Shortwaves: Exploring the Magic of Amateur Radio by Don Keith
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,950. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology(5.00 from 1 review)
Amateur or "ham" radio is enjoying a resurgence, welcoming thousands to the excitement of the hobby. This hundred-year-old pastime continues to keep up with the times but also leads the way in technical innovations. Ham operator and bestselling author Don Keith (call sign N4KC) mixes easy-to-understand advice with fictional stories to show what the hobby is all about in the 21st century.
No Kidding Why Our Kids Know More About Technology Than Us And What We Can Do About It by Yvette Adams
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer literacy
Your kids know way more about technology than you, and it’s time you did something about it. This book is aimed at helping you get started with technology and to understand how it can actually help not hinder your family life. It will also serve as a valuable resource to teachers, career advisors, grandparents and other influencers of children who realise the world is changing.
The Monsters of Education Technology by Audrey Watters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,600. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
A collection of essays about education technology: its history and its ideologies and its monsters. These essays were originally delivered as lectures during 2014 but have been edited and compiled here.
The Impact of Innovation: Entertainment by Tom Stuczynski
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,680. Language: American English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
The Impact of Innovation series opens readers’ eyes to the world of new possibilities created by new technology. This book -- the first in the series -- begins the tour with a look at many areas of entertainment, including television, movies, music, and video games. Streaming services, 3D technologies, virtual reality, and plenty of other cutting-edge trends take center stage throughout the book.
Digital Voices - a collaborative exploration of the recorded voice in post-compulsory education by Andrew Middleton
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 81,710. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Digital Voices describes how the recorded voice is being used to enhance post-compulsory teaching and learning: podcasting, user-generated media assignments and audio feedback are a few of the 50 ideas explored here. Twenty four authors from the UK have produced essays, case studies and a set of inspirational and innovative digital media techniques - all grounded in progressive educational theory.
Teaching With Simulations by Nico Rutten
Price: Free! Words: 52,410. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
How can whole-class science teaching benefit from computer simulations? This dissertation is about the use of computer simulations as support for inquiry-based learning, the interaction between teachers and their students, and the role of the teacher.
Search Engine Marketing Guide for the Small Business by Charles Pascal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,770. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Web / search engines, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
Several studies have concluded that 80% of listed websites are web invisible to search engines. When a website is improperly marked up for the major search engines, valuable customers who are looking for that website will not be able to find it. The purpose for writing this book is to act as a marketing guide for businesses and organizations large and small to ensure their services are visible
The Open Schoolhouse: Building a Technology Program to Transform Learning and Empower Students by Charlie Reisinger
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,130. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Open source
A candid story and practical guidebook for school administrators and educators seeking affordable and powerful technology programs. Follow Penn Manor School District's journey from the server room to the classroom. Learn how open source software and values helped the district cut costs, design a one-to-one laptop program, and create an internationally recognized student help desk.
Java Design Patterns for Automation and Performance: Timely, Practical and Reliable by Venkateswara Rao
Price: $33.13 USD. Words: 121,200. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
The companion Web site contains the source code for a Common Business Logic Foundation and sample applications from the book, including a Jakarta Struts project and a banking application. Links to the Jakarta Struts frameworks and J2EE application servers such as BEA WebLogic and IBM WebSphere are also provided.
The Study of Building the Data Warehouse by Venkateswara Rao
Price: $58.66 USD. Words: 122,710. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
"overall, this is a clear and well thought out text. I would recommend this to anyone working in data management or considering setting up a data warehouse"