Description : Teaches how to perform such modifications as running other versions of Windows within Windows 8, speeding up Web browsing, hacking Windows 8 mail, adding folders and programs to the start screen, and setting up a virtual private network.
Description : Acres of Windows 8 tweaks from a Microsoft MVP and creator of Tweaks.com! From a Microsoft MVP, who is also the savvy creator of Tweaks.com, comes this ultimate collection of Windows 8 workarounds. Steve Sinchak takes you way beyond default system settings, deep under the hood of Windows 8, down to the hidden gems that let you customize your Windows 8 system like you wouldn't believe. From helping you customize the appearance to setting up home networking, sharing media, and squeezing every ounce of performance out of the OS, this book delivers. Get ready to rock and roll with Windows 8! Uncovers hidden gems to help you get the most out of Windows 8 Bypasses the default system settings to show you how to customize the login and start screens, unlock hidden settings, supercharge your network speed, get rid of features you hate, and more Provides over 400 pages of workarounds and tweaks, including many high-level ones for you hotshot techies who really love to reshape an OS and make it your own Offers expert guidance and insight from author Steve Sinchak, a Microsoft MVP and creator of Tweaks.com Start tweaking and make Windows 8 your own with Windows 8 Tweaks.
Description : See your app through a hacker's eyes to find the real sources of vulnerability The Mobile Application Hacker's Handbook is a comprehensive guide to securing all mobile applications by approaching the issue from a hacker's point of view. Heavily practical, this book provides expert guidance toward discovering and exploiting flaws in mobile applications on the iOS, Android, Blackberry, and Windows Phone platforms. You will learn a proven methodology for approaching mobile application assessments, and the techniques used to prevent, disrupt, and remediate the various types of attacks. Coverage includes data storage, cryptography, transport layers, data leakage, injection attacks, runtime manipulation, security controls, and cross-platform apps, with vulnerabilities highlighted and detailed information on the methods hackers use to get around standard security. Mobile applications are widely used in the consumer and enterprise markets to process and/or store sensitive data. There is currently little published on the topic of mobile security, but with over a million apps in the Apple App Store alone, the attack surface is significant. This book helps you secure mobile apps by demonstrating the ways in which hackers exploit weak points and flaws to gain access to data. Understand the ways data can be stored, and how cryptography is defeated Set up an environment for identifying insecurities and the data leakages that arise Develop extensions to bypass security controls and perform injection attacks Learn the different attacks that apply specifically to cross-platform apps IT security breaches have made big headlines, with millions of consumers vulnerable as major corporations come under attack. Learning the tricks of the hacker's trade allows security professionals to lock the app up tight. For better mobile security and less vulnerable data, The Mobile Application Hacker's Handbook is a practical, comprehensive guide.
Description : Updated for Windows 8 and the latest version of Linux The best way to stay safe online is to stop hackers before they attack - first, by understanding their thinking and second, by ethically hacking your own site to measure the effectiveness of your security. This practical, top-selling guide will help you do both. Fully updated for Windows 8 and the latest version of Linux, Hacking For Dummies, 4th Edition explores the malicious hacker's mindset and helps you develop an ethical hacking plan (also known as penetration testing) using the newest tools and techniques. More timely than ever, this must-have book covers the very latest threats, including web app hacks, database hacks, VoIP hacks, and hacking of mobile devices. Guides you through the techniques and tools you need to stop hackers before they hack you Completely updated to examine the latest hacks to Windows 8 and the newest version of Linux Explores the malicious hackers's mindset so that you can counteract or avoid attacks completely Suggests ways to report vulnerabilities to upper management, manage security changes, and put anti-hacking policies and procedures in place If you're responsible for security or penetration testing in your organization, or want to beef up your current system through ethical hacking, make sure you get Hacking For Dummies, 4th Edition.
Description : If you are a beginner and want to become a Hacker then this book can help you a lot to understand the hacking. This book contains several techniques of hacking with their complete step by step demonstration which will be better to understand and it can also help you to prevent yourself from hacking or cyber crime also.
Description : Provides more than two hundred tips on ways to modify the Windows XP and Vista operating system, applications, and hardware associated with it.
Description : This is a basic reference how to work with sensor devices in Windows 8 platforms include Windows 8 WinRT and Desktop. **TOC** 1. Sensor in Windows 8 WinRT 1.1 Windows 8 WinRT Sensor 1.2 Accelerometer 1.3 Compass 1.4 Inclinometer 1.5 Light Sensor 1.6 Gyrometer 1.7 Orientation 1.8 Simple Orientation 1.9 Geolocation 2. Arduino and Windows 8 2.1 Arduino 2.1.1 Arduino Uno 2.1.2 Arduino Leonardo 2.1.3 Arduino Mega 2560 2.1.4 Arduino Due 2.2 Electronic Components 2.2.1 Arduino Starter Kit 2.2.2 Fritzing 2.2.3 Cooking-Hacks: Arduino Starter Kit 2.2.4 Arduino Sidekick Basic kit 2.3 Arduino Software 2.4 Testing 2.5 Connecting Arduino to Windows 8 2.5.1 Arduino Hardware Driver on Windows 8 2.5.2 Simple Testing 2.6 Arduino and .NET 3. Connecting Arduino to Windows 8 WinRT 3.1 Serial Port 3.2 Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) 3.2.1 Creating WCF Application 3.2.2 Consuming WCF on Windows 8 WinRT 3.2.3 Testing 3.2.4 Deplying and Multi-User 3.3 Socket Client-Server 4. Consuming Data from Sensor Devices 4.1 Problem 4.1.1 Sensor Devices 4.1.2 Consuming Sensor Data in Windows 8 WinRT 4.2 Reading Sensor 4.3 Accessing Sensor Data from Console 4.4 Publishing Sensor Data for Windows 8 WinRT 4.4.1 Create WCF Application 4.4.2 Consuming WCF on Windows 8 Store 4.4.3 Testing 5. Controlling Devices 5.1 LED Controller Device 5.2 Arduino Implementation 5.3 Controlling Device from .NET Console 5.4 Publishing Sensor Data for Windows 8 WinRT 5.4.1 Creating WCF Application 5.4.2 Consuming WFC 5.4.3 Testing 6. Button and Switch 6.1 Getting Data from Button and Switch 6.2 Arduino Implementation 6.3 Executing Command to .NET Console 6.4 Publishing Sensor Data for Windows 8 WinRT 6.4.1 Creating Socket Server 6.4.2 Socket Client on Windows 8 Store 6.4.3 Testing
Description : Since the dawn of film, novices and experts have used quick-and-dirty workarounds and audiovisual tricks to improve their motion pictures, from home movies to feature films. Today, the tools have certainly changed, as have the quality and scope of the results. With digital video, the hacking possibilities are now limitless, for both amateurs and professional artists. From acquiring footage, mixing, editing, and adding effects to final distribution, Digital Video Hacks provides unique tips, tools, and techniques for every stage of video production. You'll learn how to: Get your projects started right using creative preparation tools and techniques,from making your own steadicam, boom, or dolly to effective storyboarding, timecoding, and tape labeling Troubleshoot common shooting problems, including using stop-motion and time-lapse techniques, lighting effects, colored screens and gels, and household objects to establish mood or otherwise wow an audience Create stunning visual effects, such as satellite zooming, surreal scenes, Matrix-like bullet-time, and green screen illusions Fool your audience with audio tricks, replacing flubbed dialogue, smoothing over cuts, and covering missing audio with room tone Add professional features with post-production tricks, including color correction, soundtrack cleanup, opening sequences, and DVD bookmarks Distribute final content in a variety of creative ways, from exporting to basic videotape or DVD to streaming over the internet or even via cell phone Use the web to provide interactivity and dynamic content, attend a remote conference, or vlog your life. Whether you're looking for a new technique to include in your next project, a solution to a common problem, or just a little inspiration, this book reintroduces you to the digital video you only thought you knew.
Description : With Windows 8, Microsoft completely reimagined the graphical user interface for its operating system, and designed it to run on tablets as well as PCs. It’s a big change that calls for a trustworthy guide—Windows 8: The Missing Manual. New York Times columnist David Pogue provides technical insight, lots of wit, and hardnosed objectivity to help you hit the ground running with Microsoft’s new OS. This jargon-free book explains Windows 8 features so clearly—revealing which work well and which don’t—that it should have been in the box in the first place.