Mac OS X Unwired

Mac OS X Unwired
Author: Tom Negrino,Dori Smith
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 228
Release: 2003-11-24
ISBN: 1449364500
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mac OS X Unwired Book Excerpt:

Mac OS X Unwired introduces you to the basics of wireless computing, from the reasons why you'd want to go wireless in the first place, to setting up your wireless network or accessing your wireless services on the road. The book provides a complete introduction to all the wireless technologies supported by Mac OS X, including Wi-Fi (802.11b and g), infrared, Bluetooth, CDMA2000, and GPRS. You'll learn how to set up your first wireless network and how use the Mac OS X software that supports wireless, such as iSync, iChat, and Rendezvous. You'll also get a good understanding of the limitations and liabilities of each wireless technology.Other topics covered in the book include: Using wireless at home, in the office, or on the road Connecting to wireless hotspots Wireless Security Mac OS X Unwired is a one-stop wireless information source for technically savvy Mac users. If you're considering wireless as an alternative to cable and DSL, or using wireless to network computers in your home or office, this book will show you the full-spectrum view of wireless capabilities of Mac OS X, and how to get the most out of them.

Mac OS X Panther Hacks

Mac OS X Panther Hacks
Author: Rael Dornfest,James Duncan Davidson
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 566
Release: 2004
ISBN: 9780596007188
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mac OS X Panther Hacks Book Excerpt:

Like the animal it's named for, Mac OS X Panther is beautiful, sleek, superbly efficient, dangerously alluring, and all muscle under the surface. Beneath its appealing interface, it's a hard-working machine. Those coming to Mac OS X from previous incarnations of the operating system recognize much of the friendly face of the Macintosh they're used to, but they're also plunged into a whole new world. Unix converts to Mac OS X find a familiar FreeBSD-like operating system at the core and many of the command-line applications that they're familiar with: it's like an open invitation to roll up their sleeves and hack. Mac OS X Panther Hacks brings together the perfect combination of tips, tricks, and tools to help serious Mac users--regardless of their background--get the most from their machines. This revised collection reflects the real-world know how of those well-steeped in Unix history and expertise, sharing their no-nonsense, sometimes quick-and-dirty solutions to administering and taking full advantage of everything a Unix desktop has to offer: Web, Mail, and FTP serving, security services, SSH, Perl and shell scripting, compiling, configuring, scheduling, networking, and hacking. Add to that the experience of die-hard Macintosh users, customizing and modifying their hardware and software to meet their needs. The end result is cool stuff no power user should be without. The hacks in the book range from the quick and easy to the more complex. Each can be read easily in a few minutes, saving countless hours of searching for the right answer. Mac OS X Panther Hacks provides direct, hands-on solutions in topics such as: User Interface Accessories (iPod, USB devices, mobile phones, PDAs, etc.) Wired and wireless networking (Ethernet, WiFi, Bluetooth, etc.) Email (servers and clients) Web (servers and clients) Messaging (iChat and associated apps) Printing and Faxing (sharing printers, fax server, etc.) Multimedia If you want more than your average Mac user--you want to explore and experiment, unearth shortcuts, create useful tools, and come up with fun things to try on your own--this book will set you on the right track. Written for users who need to go beyond what's covered in conventional manuals--Mac OS X Panther Hacks will bring your Mac to its full potential.

Modding Mac OS X

Modding Mac OS X
Author: Erica Sadun
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 276
Release: 2004
ISBN: 9780596007096
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Modding Mac OS X Book Excerpt:

Provides instructions on customizing the Macintosh operating system, covering such topics as changing the desktop themes, changing system sounds, altering an application's interface, and changing keyboard shortcuts.

Running Mac OS X Tiger

Running Mac OS X Tiger
Author: James Duncan Davidson,Jason Deraleau
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 372
Release: 2005
ISBN: 9780596009137
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Running Mac OS X Tiger Book Excerpt:

For power users who want to modify Tiger, the new release of Mac OS X, this book takes them deep inside Mac OS X's core, revealing the inner workings of the system.

Running Mac OS X Panther

Running Mac OS X Panther
Author: James Duncan Davidson
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 306
Release: 2004
ISBN: 9780596005009
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Running Mac OS X Panther Book Excerpt:

Describes ways to customize Mac OS X Panther, covering such topics as setting up user accounts, using HFS+, using NetINFO and LDAP, printer configurations, and networking services.

Mac OS X Panther for Unix Geeks

Mac OS X Panther for Unix Geeks
Author: Brian Jepson,Ernest Eric Rothman
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 363
Release: 2004
ISBN: 9780596006075
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mac OS X Panther for Unix Geeks Book Excerpt:

Introduces the Unix environment in Mac OS X Panther and explains concepts such as the Terminal application, compiling code, creating and installing packages, and running Windows on top of Mac OS X.

Mac OS X Panther Pocket Guide

Mac OS X Panther Pocket Guide
Author: Chuck Toporek
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 158
Release: 2004
ISBN: 9780596006167
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mac OS X Panther Pocket Guide Book Excerpt:

The Mac OS X Panther Pocket Guide introduces users to the fundamental concepts of using Mac OS X Panther (Version 10.3). The book starts out with a "Mac OS X Survival Guide," which shows Mac users what's changed from Mac OS 9 and also helps Windows and Unix switchers get acclimated to their new OS.

Mac OS X Panther in a Nutshell

Mac OS X Panther in a Nutshell
Author: Chuck Toporek,Chris Stone,Jason McIntosh
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 1025
Release: 2004
ISBN: 9780596006068
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mac OS X Panther in a Nutshell Book Excerpt:

A guide to the operating system covers such topics as system preferences, using Finder and Dock, the FileVault system, Unix commands, and CVS.

Mac OS X Hacks

Mac OS X Hacks
Author: Rael Dornfest,Kevin Hemenway
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 406
Release: 2003
ISBN: 9780596004606
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mac OS X Hacks Book Excerpt:

Offers tips, techniques, and tools to help readers take advantage of Mac OS X, covering topics including user accounts, working with audio and video, running a mail server, and networking with Windows desktops.

Inside Mac

Inside  Mac
Author: Chuck Toporek
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 360
Release: 2004
ISBN: 9780596005016
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Inside Mac Book Excerpt:

An introduction to .Mac services covers such topic as setting up an account, configuring settings, iDisk, using .Mac's Web-based email, building a Web page with .Mac HomePage tools, and sending an iCard.

Windows XP Unwired

Windows XP Unwired
Author: Wei-Meng Lee
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 267
Release: 2003-08-26
ISBN: 9780596005368
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Windows XP Unwired Book Excerpt:

A guide to wireless computing for Windows XP users covers such topics as setting up a wireless network, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPRS.

Wireless Hacks

Wireless Hacks
Author: Rob Flickenger,Roger Weeks
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 463
Release: 2005-11-22
ISBN: 0596523556
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Wireless Hacks Book Excerpt:

The authors bring readers more of the practical tips and tricks that made the first edition a runaway hit. Completely revised and updated, this version includes over 30 new hacks, major overhauls of over 30 more, and timely adjustments and touch-ups to dozens of other hacks.

All About Your IPod Photo

All About Your IPod Photo
Author: Wei-Meng Lee
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 42
Release: 2005-01-21
ISBN: 0596100280
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

All About Your IPod Photo Book Excerpt:

Apple has recently released the iPod photo, a fourth generation (4G) iPod capable of displaying color photos. With its new enhanced color screen, you can now do more than ever with your iPod--it's no longer just a music player. If you are the proud owner of the new iPod photo you'll be eager to know all the cool things are that you can do with your new toy. This eDoc includes many useful tips and tricks for using your iPod photo. "All About Your iPod Photo" covers all of the features of this exciting new device, detailed instructions on how to use the iPod photo, and a section on the most useful accessories available. From synchronizing your iPod with iPhoto, to using your iPod to give presentations, to podcasting, just about anything you can do with the iPod photo is covered. "All About Your iPod Photo" is a must-have document for owners of Apple's latest entry in the iPod line.

Linux Unwired

Linux Unwired
Author: Roger Weeks,Edd Wilder-James,Brian Jepson
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 314
Release: 2004-04-08
ISBN: 1491994746
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Linux Unwired Book Excerpt:

In Linux Unwired, you'll learn the basics of wireless computing, from the reasons why you'd want to go wireless in the first place, to setting up your wireless network or accessing wireless data services on the road. The book provides a complete introduction to all the wireless technologies supported by Linux. You'll learn how to install and configure a variety of wireless technologies to fit different scenarios, including an office or home network and for use on the road. You'll also learn how to get Wi-Fi running on a laptop, how to use Linux to create your own access point, and how to deal with cellular networks, Bluetooth, and Infrared. Other topics covered in the book include: Connecting to wireless hotspots Cellular data plans you can use with Linux Wireless security, including WPA and 802.1x Finding and mapping Wi-Fi networks with kismet and gpsd Connecting Linux to your Palm or Pocket PC Sending text messages and faxes from Linux through your cellular phone Linux Unwired is a one-stop wireless information source for on-the-go Linux users. Whether you're considering Wi-Fi as a supplement or alternative to cable and DSL, using Bluetooth to network devices in your home or office, or want to use cellular data plans for access to data nearly everywhere, this book will show you the full-spectrum view of wireless capabilities of Linux, and how to take advantage of them.

Mac OS X Tiger in a Nutshell

Mac OS X Tiger in a Nutshell
Author: Andy Lester,Chris Stone,Chuck Toporek,Jason McIntosh
Publsiher: Oreilly & Associates Incorporated
Total Pages: 498
Release: 2005-11-10
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mac OS X Tiger in a Nutshell Book Excerpt:

Complete overview of Mac OS Jaguar (Mac OS X 10.2) including basic system and network administration features, hundreds of tips and tricks, with an overview of Mac OS X's Unix text editors and CVS.

Make

Make
Author: Mark Frauenfelder
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2005
ISBN: 9780596009229
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Make Book Excerpt:

Presents instructions for creating and enhancing a variety of household electronic equipment, including a magnetic stripe card reader, a video camera stabilizer, and a glowstick.

Wireless Home Networking For Dummies

Wireless Home Networking For Dummies
Author: Danny Briere,Hurley,Edward Ferris
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2006-04-05
ISBN: 0471929395
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Wireless Home Networking For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Get hooked up without getting tangled up in cords, wires, cables or techno mumbo. With Wireless Home Networking For Dummies, you can go wireless without going mad. It shows you how to plan, install, secure, and use a wireless home network for PCs or Macs. See how easy it is to share your Internet connection, files, folders, printers, and other peripherals. Put your gaming console on your wireless network and play multiuser computer games—­even online. With lots of helpful diagrams, screen shots, and step-by-step instructions, this guide: Gives you the info you need to make wise wireless buying and connecting decisions Covers the latest security issues and hardware as well as today's wireless standards, including Wi-Fi/802.11 (a, b, g, e, and i), Bluetooth, UWB (Universal Wide Band), WiMAX, and ZigBee Tells you how to use an inexpensive networking kit to connect your gaming console to a broadband Internet connection and speed up your commands; that’s often a matter of virtual life and death Discusses alternatives to wireless networking, including Bluetooth, HPNA, and Home Plug Learn how to network your entertainment center for all kinds of options. Whether you have a $300 TV set or a $25,000 home theater system, you can wireless enable almost any type of A/V equipment. Then you can use your PC to store audio and video tracks for playback on your TV and through your stereo, stream movies from the Internet and play them on your big screen, load pictures from your digital camera on your PC and view them on the TV, and more. This book will show you how to make your home entertainment system much more entertaining, with: Info on plugging into wireless with wireless A/V adapters The latest on wireless media servers like the Sonos Music System The scoop on the ultimate home theater PC (HTPC) that plays CDs and DVDs, acts as a PVR (personal video recorder); lets you play video games on the big screen, and more Tips for buying wireless bridges, along with some specific products and their Web sites Find out about how to go wireless wherever you go, with info on public wireless hot spots and types of free and for-pay networks. Delve into the whole-home wireless revolution and see how you can add smart home devices to your network, connect to your car or your home security video monitors, use your cell phone as a remote control, and more. Wireless Home Networking For Dummies even gives you a look into the not-so-distant future and the wireless wonders in the works!

Digit

Digit
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2005
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Commercial art
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Digit Book Excerpt:

Hands On Networking Fundamentals

Hands On Networking Fundamentals
Author: Michael Palmer
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 544
Release: 2012-06-21
ISBN: 1285402758
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Hands On Networking Fundamentals Book Excerpt:

HANDS-ON-NETWORKING FUNDAMENTALS, Second Edition, helps readers learn network administration from the ground up. Designed to provide a solid foundation in essential concepts and methods, this detailed introduction requires no previous experience, covering all of the critical knowledge and skills information technology professionals need to work with network operating systems in a network administration environment. Like other textbooks in the Hands-On series, this highly practical guide features a variety of projects in every chapter, with activities integrated closely with core material to facilitate understanding, reinforce learning, and build essential skills at every step. Now thoroughly revised to reflect the latest advances in network technology, HANDS-ON-NETWORKING FUNDAMENTALS,Second Edition includes up-to-date coverage of key network operating systems, wireless and cellular networking, network protocols, and other important innovations in the field. Equally useful for students beginning to explore network administration and professionals preparing for certification, this book is a reliable, effective resource for networking success. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

802 11 Security

802 11 Security
Author: Bruce Potter,Bob Fleck
Publsiher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Total Pages: 176
Release: 2003
ISBN: 9780596002909
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

802 11 Security Book Excerpt:

Discusses the fundamentals of wireless security and of the popular wireless LAN protocol 802.11, covering topics including station security configurations, network weaknesses, access points, and client security.