Tricks Of The Windows Game Programming Gurus - Fundamentals by Andre LaMothe

By Andre LaMothe

Methods of the 3D online game Programming experts takes video game programmers to the subsequent point of programming, instructing them the newest options and instruments: DirectX, 3D acceleration, synthetic Intelligence and explains, intimately, 3D algorithms together with texture mapping and lights.

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"Tricks Of The Windows Game Programming Gurus - Fundamentals by Andre LaMothe"

The War Correspondent by Greg McLaughlin

By Greg McLaughlin

The warfare Correspondent seems on the position of the conflict reporter at the present time: the sights and the hazards of the activity; the problem of objectivity and impartiality within the battle sector; the chance of journalistic independence being compromised by means of army regulate, censorship, and public family members; in addition to the economic and technological pressures of an intensely targeted, aggressive information media atmosphere.

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Digital Watermarking by Ingemar Cox, Matthew Miller, Jeffrey Bloom, Mathew Miller

By Ingemar Cox, Matthew Miller, Jeffrey Bloom, Mathew Miller

electronic watermarking is a key factor to copyright safety. It presents an answer to unlawful copying of electronic fabric and has many different worthy purposes akin to broadcast tracking and the recording of digital transactions. Now, for the 1st time, there's a booklet that focuses solely in this intriguing know-how. electronic Watermarking covers the the most important learn findings within the box: it explains the rules underlying electronic watermarking applied sciences, describes the necessities that experience given upward thrust to them, and discusses the various ends to which those applied sciences are being utilized. accordingly, extra foundation is laid for destiny advancements during this box, aiding the reader comprehend and count on new ways and purposes. * Emphasizes the underlying watermarking rules which are correct for all media: pictures, video, and audio. * Discusses a large choice of purposes, theoretical ideas, detection and embedding thoughts and the major homes of electronic watermarks--robustness, constancy, info payload, and defense * Examines copyright defense and lots of different functions, together with broadcast tracking, transaction monitoring, authentication, reproduction regulate, and machine keep watch over. * provides a chain of designated examples referred to as "Investigations" that illustrate key watermarking thoughts and practices. * comprises an appendix within the booklet and on the net containing the resource code for the examples. * encompasses a accomplished word list of watermarking terminology

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Global Terrorism and New Media: The Post-Al Qaeda Generation by Philip Seib, Dana M. Janbek

By Philip Seib, Dana M. Janbek

International Terrorism and New Media conscientiously examines the content material of terrorist web content and extremist tv programming to supply a accomplished examine how terrorist teams use new media today.

Based in part on a content material research of debate forums and boards, the authors percentage their findings on how terrorism 1.0 is migrating to 2.0 the place the interactive nature of latest media is used to construct digital association and group. even if the inventive use of social networking instruments reminiscent of fb could improve the succeed in of terrorist teams, the effect in their use of latest media is still doubtful. The ebook can pay specific recognition to terrorist media efforts directed at ladies and kids, that are facts of the long term procedure that a few terrorist firms have followed, and the connection among terrorists’ media presence and real terrorist task. This quantity additionally appears on the way forward for terrorism on-line and analyzes classes discovered from counterterrorism strategies.

This publication should be of a lot curiosity to scholars of terrorism reports, media and conversation stories, safeguard experiences and political science.


'This publication is very prompt for college students of terrorism and those that desire to extend their wisdom of publicly to be had extremist suggestion and attainable suggestions to its propagation.' - Maj. Charles Jack, Centre of Excellence Defence opposed to Terrorism publication, April-May-June 2012

'Philip Seib and Dana Janbek dissect the main dramatically replaced environmental function that today’s terrorists make the most for propaganda, recruitment, info, and the growth in their foreign succeed in: the hot international media and communique platforms and the way they've got formed the verbal exchange recommendations of terrorist enterprises, so much of all Al Qaeda and like-minded teams. whereas an important source for college kids of terrorism and counterterrorism, the booklet is offered for normal readers besides. i like to recommend it highly.' - Brigitte Nacos, Columbia University

'This publication is a must-read for students and scholars of terrorism and counterterrorism stories, media and conversation reports, in addition to army and govt officers who've the accountability of conserving their kingdom secure from terrorists.' - Terrorism and Political Violence, 23(2)

'Global Terrorism and New Media is an interesting learn and of profit to an individual occupied with terror prevention, safeguard stories, or political science.' - Ben Rothke, defense Management

'The power of this publication lies in its thorough research, description, and examples to help its claims. The authors do an exceptional task of offering a "no non-sense" interpretation of the idea that of up to date terrorism [...] This e-book is a needs to learn for students and scholars of terrorism and counterterrorism stories, media and verbal exchange stories, in addition to army and executive officers who've the accountability of protecting their state secure from terrorists.' - Terrorism and Political Violence, quantity 23, factor 2 April 2011 , 314

'Global Terrorism and New Media is an interesting learn and of profit to a person concerned about terror prevention, safeguard reports, or political science.' - Ben Rothke, defense administration online

"A finished account of ways terrorist teams use the Internet’s new media by way of studying the content material in their web pages, together with their extremist tv programs." - Joshua Sinai, ‘Terrorism Bookshelf: most sensible a hundred and fifty Books on Terrorism and Counterterrorism’, views on Terrorism, Vol. 6, No. 2 (2012)

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Regret the Error: How Media Mistakes Pollute the Press and by Craig Silverman

By Craig Silverman

We remorse the error: it’s a word that looks in newspapers nearly day-by-day, the traditional become aware of that whatever went extraordinarily improper within the reporting, modifying, or printing of a piece of writing. From Craig Silverman, the owner of, one of many Internet’s preferred media-related web pages, comes a set of humorous, surprising, and occasionally irritating journalistic slip-ups and corrections. On exhibit are every kind of media inaccuracy——from “fuzzy math” to “obiticide” (printing the obituary of somebody a great deal alive and good) to accomplish and utter moral lapses. whereas a few of the mistakes could be laugh-out-loud humorous, the booklet features a sobering trip during the background of media error (including the outrageous hoaxes that ruled newspapers through the stream wars of the 19th-century) and a major muckraking research of up to date journalism’s loss of responsibility to the general public. It shines a focus at the media’s carelessness and the occasionally tragic and calamitous effects of vulnerable or non-existent truth checking.   

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Animators Unearthed: A Guide to the Best of Contemporary by Chris Robinson

By Chris Robinson

The 3rd is a chain of appendices that summarize for the reader information regarding the content material of sure theoretical versions of feedback. ultimately, a bibliography directory a large choice of rhetorical severe reports and reference works is incorporated. (An index might be extra as soon as ultimate pagination is settled)

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Race-Baiter: How the Media Wields Dangerous Words to Divide by Eric Deggans

By Eric Deggans

Long gone is the period of Edward R. Murrow and Walter Cronkite, whilst information courses fought to achieve the belief and admire of a large spectrum of yank audience. at the present time, the fastest-growing information courses and media structures are combating tough for more and more slender segments of the general public and enjoying on previous prejudices and deep-rooted fears, coloring the dialog within the blogosphere and the cable information chatter to distract from the real concerns at stake. utilizing an identical strategies as soon as used to mobilize political events and devoted citizens, they ship their enthusiasts coded messages and demonize opposing teams, within the procedure securing useful viewers proportion and web site site visitors.

Race-baiter is a time period born out of this tumultuous weather, coined by means of the conservative media to explain somebody who makes use of racial tensions to arouse the eagerness and ire of a selected demographic. while the election of the 1st black president forces us all to reevaluate how we expect approximately race, gender, tradition, and sophistication traces, a few parts of recent media are operating difficult to push the standard buttons of clash and department for brand spanking new reasons.

In Race-Baiter, veteran journalist and media critic Eric Deggans dissects the strong methods glossy media feeds fears, prejudices, and hate, whereas additionally tracing the heritage of the notice and its outcomes, meant or otherwise.

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