Joe Grand s Best of Hardware Wireless and Game Console Hacking

Joe Grand s Best of Hardware  Wireless  and Game Console Hacking
Author: Joe Grand,Frank Thornton,Albert Yarusso,Lee Barken,Tom Owad,Ryan Russell,Bobby Kinstle,Marcus R Brown,Job de Haas,Deborah Kaplan
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 112
Release: 2006-08-18
ISBN: 0080509665
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Joe Grand s Best of Hardware Wireless and Game Console Hacking Book Excerpt:

The book introduces the principles of hardware design and describes the tools and techniques required to begin hacking. The DVD contains hack instructions for over 20 game consoles and hardware devices from Nintendo, Apple, Sony, Microsoft, Palm and more. The presentation of these 20 projects on DVD media provides users with benefits and options not available on the printed page. All images are hi-res color that can be enlarged or printed, the text is easily searched, and the user can copy the contents to their hard disk and add comments directly into the PDF files. The DVD media also lends itself well to group projects (it includes a 10 user license). The 160-page book includes chapters on hacking tools and electrical engineering basics, along with chapters on the background, design and functionality of each hardware device. * Packed full of high resolution colour images that reveal the smallest details of each step in a hack * Includes in depth coverage of the tools of the hacking trade and the basics of electrical engineering * DVD includes a "Using the Tools" video starring Joe "kingpin" Grand

Game Console Hacking

Game Console Hacking
Author: Joe Grand,Albert Yarusso
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 512
Release: 2004-11-12
ISBN: 9780080532318
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Game Console Hacking Book Excerpt:

The worldwide video game console market surpassed $10 billion in 2003. Current sales of new consoles is consolidated around 3 major companies and their proprietary platforms: Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft. In addition, there is an enormous installed "retro gaming" base of Ataria and Sega console enthusiasts. This book, written by a team led by Joe Grand, author of "Hardware Hacking: Have Fun While Voiding Your Warranty", provides hard-core gamers with they keys to the kingdom: specific instructions on how to crack into their console and make it do things it was never designed to do. By definition, video console game players like to have fun. Most of them are addicted to the adrenaline rush associated with "winning", and even more so when the "winning" involves beating the system by discovering the multitude of "cheats" built into most video games. Now, they can have the ultimate adrenaline rush---actually messing around with the soul of the machine and configuring it to behave exactly as the command. This book builds on the motto of "Have Fun While Voiding Your Warranty" and will appeal to the community of hardware geeks who associate unscrewing the back of their video console with para-jumping into the perfect storm. Providing a reliable, field-tested guide to hacking all of the most popular video gaming consoles Written by some of the most knowledgeable and recognizable names in the hardware hacking community Game Console Hacking is the first book on the market to show game enthusiasts (self described hardware geeks) how to disassemble, reconfigure, customize and re-purpose their Atari, Sega, Nintendo, Playstation and Xbox systems

Nuts Volts

Nuts   Volts
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2005
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Electronics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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