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The Traveler's Guide to the Information Highway
Dylan Tweney

Ziff-Davis Press, 1994

The ultimate guide to the vast world of online information services. It's organized like an actual travel guide, with a four-color map of each service, and detailed descriptions with frank evaluations of the features to be found within each service. With a comprehensive subject index, this guide is invaluable for quickly locating the best source for a wide variety of information.


How to Use WordPerfect 6.1 for Windows (How It Works (Ziff-Davis/Que))
Eric Stone

Ziff-Davis Press, 1995

This non-intimidating book is designed for the absolute beginner--to computers or WordPerfect Windows--who needs help with basic tasks. Employing a unique approach to simple tasks, the easy-to-use book provides immediate help on basic tasks with all the steps needed to finish a project in front of the reader's eyes at one time.


PC Magazine DOS 6 Memory Management With Utilities/Book and Disk
Jeff Prosise

Ziff Davis Press, 1993

Demonstrating how to extend the powers of DOS by increasing the amount of available RAM, and featuring simple steps making this process clear, this package also contains a diskette full of custom-made DOS 6.0 utilities.


PC Magazine Guide to Connectivity
Frank J., Jr. Derfler

Ziff-Davis Press, 1995

Offering the latest product information to users of little or no experience, this reference provides lab-tested product comparisons, practical advice, and the latest in network utilities, considering features, price, compatibility, and other issues. Original. (Beginner)


How to Program a Virtual Community [With Packed with Palace Client & Server, VRML 2.0...]
Michael Powers

Ziff-Davis Press, 1997

Webmasters are invited to learn how to build a virtual community into their site using the three most common Web-based solutions. A virtual community is an online space where people interact in a social sense. The goal of almost every Web site is to get people to come back and stay for a while--accomplished with a Virtual Community. The multi-format CD contains all the software needed for implementing a virtual community in a Macintosh, Windows ...


How Music Computers Work (How It Works (Ziff-Davis/Que))
Erik Holsinger, Holsinger

Ziff-Davis Press, 1994

Computers and music are on a collision course that is bringing us an entirely new sound for the turn of the century. How does it all work? Multimedia expert, Erik Holsinger, answers this and many other questions in this completely illustrated, comprehensive overview of music and computers and how they work together. CD-ROM includes both music and an interactive graphical interface.


How Computer Graphics Work
Jeff Prosise

Ziff-Davis Press, 1994

An illustrated guide to the magic of computer graphics, this book explains everything from how familiar devices such as flight simulators, CAD systems, medical imaging machines and video games work, to how image processing, 3D photorealistic imaging, and special effects work. Bestselling author Jeff Prosise also discusses many of the algorithms used in today's computer graphics programs.


JavaScript 2.1 Manual of Style
Mark Johnson, Marcus Johnson

Ziff-Davis Press, 1996

The Manual of Style approach allows readers to get the basics and begin programming immediately. Examples show "before" and "after" affects of coding so that programmers can reuse code in multiple areas of documents that have similar needs. This valuable information is aimed at the JavaScript programmer just getting started.


PC Magazine Guide to WordPerfect for Windows
Karen L. Acerson

Ziff-Davis Press, 1992

PC magazine's WordPerfect for Windows book helps users decipher the popular software and use it effectively at work and at home. Original.


How to Program Java Beans: With CD
Peter Coffee, Michael Morrison, ...

Ziff-Davis Press, 1997

This easy-to-follow, four-color tutorial will guide programmers through an introduction to general component development issues, intermediate level Java programming issues, and the design principles behind the Beans spec. The rest of the book teaches the reader how to develop useful Beans code in each of the Java Beans main API areas. A load of helpful software is found on the CD-ROM.


Pcweek Switched & Fast Ethernet
Robert A. Breyer

Ziff-Davis Press, 1996

Computers and networking are becomming increasingly more pervasive. Ethernet has emerged as the technology standard for networking hardware. Here, case studies provide real-world examples of how networking professionals can effectively use Switched and Fast Ethernet to radically improve the performance of an existing network.


Internet by E-mail
Clay Shirky

Ziff-Davis Press, 1994

A tremendous way for the millions who would like to tap the resources of the Internet, but can't access it in their areas, can't afford it, or simply don't want to learn complicated protocols, this book shows how E-Mail users of MCI Mail, Prodigy, CompuServe, America OnLine, college or business E-Mail accounts, and other similar services can tap the vast resources of the Internet.


How the World Wide Web Works (How It Works (Ziff-Davis/Que))
Chris Shipley

Ziff-Davis Press, 1996

Following in the footsteps of the successful How the Internet Works, this title brings lavish full-color illustrations and the bestselling how-it-works format to the subject of the World Wide Web. Shipley caters to the millions of Web surfers out there, as well as would-be net surfers.


How Weather Works (How It Works (Ziff-Davis/Que))
Rob DeMillo

Ziff-Davis Press, 1994

Addresses the mystery of our day-to-day climate observations using nontechnical language and informative full-color illustrations. Paper.


How Computer Programming Works
Daniel Appleman, Dan Appleman

Ziff-Davis Press, 1994

An innovative blend of text and graphics demystifies programming, explaining fundamental programming concepts--such as arrays and structures, loops and Booleans--and deciphering complex concepts through the use of color illustrations, concise text, and real-world analogies. Original.


Pcm Visual Basic Programmers Guide to the WIN32 API
Daniel Appleman, Dan Appleman, ...

Ziff-Davis Press, 1996

Turn your Visual Basic knowledge into Windows programming expertise by tapping into the powerful tools of the Windows application programming interface (API). Master programmer Daniel Appleman can make you a Windows developer in less time than you ever thought possible--even if you've never programmed Windows before. Includes a free add-on function library for Visual Basic.


Database Backed Web Sites: The Thinking Person's Guide to Web Publishing
Philip Greenspun

Ziff-Davis Press, 1997

From the creator of Travels With Samantha and The Bill Gates Wealth Clock! comes this title that Internet geeks will know well. At once a book on how to do sites the Greenspun way, and an intermediate/high end tutorial, this book shows how to implement a Relational Database backed Web site.


How computers work
Ron White

Ziff-Davis Press, 1993

This is a full-color, illustrated adventure into the wonders of your PC. Now with new and updated content and brilliant graphics covering all the new technologies, How Computers Work, Deluxe Edition is your ticket to learning everything about your PC. Take a trip through the neural pathways and vital organs of your personal computer to discover the latest cutting-edge technologies, how they work, and how they are changing the way people use PCs. ...


Acrobat 2.1: Your Personal Consultant
Roy Christmann

Ziff-Davis Press, 1995

A guide to using and developing applications with Adobe Acrobat, the first half of this book is a tutorial on using the Acrobat tools. The second half describes how to use Acrobat in real applications, including the Internet and CD-ROM publishing. This section also covers material available in the Acrobat Software Developer's Kit.


Voices from the Net
Clay Shirky

Ziff-Davis Press, 1995

Voices From the Net looks at the Internet as a developing community, with a culture all its own. Clay Shirky listens to the diverse and plentiful identities that this cyberspace community has created and brings them together in this one-of-a-kind book, giving readers a brief history of the Net.



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