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  • Embedded Multiprocessors: Scheduling and Synchronization, by Sundararajan Sriram

    By Sundararajan Sriram

    Techniques for Optimizing Multiprocessor Implementations of sign Processing Applications

    An crucial portion of the data age, sign processing is embedded in various client units, together with cellphones and electronic tv, in addition to in communique infrastructure, reminiscent of media servers and mobile base stations. a number of programmable processors, in addition to customized operating in parallel, are had to in achieving the computation throughput required of such functions.

    Reviews vital study in key parts concerning the multiprocessor implementation of multimedia systems
    Embedded Multiprocessors: Scheduling and Synchronization, moment Edition provides architectures and layout methodologies for parallel platforms in embedded electronic sign processing (DSP) purposes. It discusses program modeling suggestions for multimedia structures, the incorporation of interprocessor communique bills into multiprocessor scheduling judgements, and a modeling method (the synchronization graph) for multiprocessor procedure functionality research. The booklet additionally applies the synchronization graph version to advance and software program optimizations that may considerably lessen the interprocessor verbal exchange overhead of a given schedule.

    Chronicles fresh task facing single-chip multiprocessors and dataflow models
    This version updates the history fabric on present embedded multiprocessors, together with single-chip multiprocessors. It additionally summarizes the hot examine on dataflow versions for sign processing that has been performed because the e-book of the 1st edition.

    Harness the ability of multiprocessors
    This publication explores the optimization of interprocessor verbal exchange and synchronization in embedded multiprocessor structures. It indicates you the way to layout multiprocessor computers which are streamlined for multimedia purposes.

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  • PC toys : 14 cool projects for home, office, and by Barry Press

    By Barry Press

    Come on out and play

    you could in simple terms browse cyberspace goodbye. you could simply play quite a bit video poker. So in case you are a computer addict who is prepared for a few new enjoyable, this publication is your toybox. all of the 14 initiatives inside of features a elements checklist, feedback for locating the wanted apparatus, clues to the fee, necessary net hyperlinks, and whole instructions. what is that? you have got a number of rules of your personal? try out the feedback within the ultimate bankruptcy, and begin inventing your personal computing device toys.

    The Toys

    every one with an entire fabrics checklist and exact, illustrated instructions
    * TiVo-like video recorder
    * MP3 or CD jukebox
    * Coffeepot controller
    * Telescope monitoring station
    * exercise session monitor
    * domestic surveillance with net distant access
    * refrigerator and freezer monitor
    * Fish tank monitor
    * car diagnostic center
    * In-car navigation system
    * climate station
    * Robots
    * Networked video games
    * version teach controller

    CD-ROM includes
    * Trial model of top Studio
    * visible GPS, freeware, and SocketWatch, shareware version
    * Demo models of GoldWave and Nero Burning ROM
    * Unreal match 2003 demo

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  • iPhone Application Development All-In-One For Dummies by Neal Goldstein

    By Neal Goldstein

    One-stop buying each point of iPhone development!Whether you are a starting programmer who desires to construct an program on your iPhone or you are a expert developer trying to leverage the promoting energy of the open iPhone SDK, this useful consultant has your wishes coated. iPhone fanatic and developer Neal Goldstein indicates you the fine details of constructing purposes for the iPhone and iPod contact and explains find out how to get your apps into the AppStore and marketplace and promote them.You'll examine the fundamentals of having all started, obtain the SDK, context-based layout, and fill your toolbox. transparent, easy-to-understand steps stroll you thru programming with aim C or Cocoa and assist you to boost video games and pix. Plus, you will discover tips to layout in particular for cellular apps.Aimed at either beginner and professional builders who're drawn to constructing iPhone and iPod contact purposes indicates you the way to start, obtain the SDK, and fill your toolbox Walks you thru constructing video games and photos Explains easy methods to will get your apps into the AppStore and promote them Getting all started constructing your individual purposes this present day with this enjoyable and pleasant guide.Note: CD-ROM/DVD and different supplementary fabrics will not be incorporated as a part of booklet file.Note: Apple's iOS SDK instruments are just obtainable on Intel-powered Mac and MacBook units.

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  • Java¿ Development on PDAs: Building Applications for Pocket by Daryl Wilding-McBride

    By Daryl Wilding-McBride

    With the discharge of Java 2 Micro variation (J2ME), solar Microsystems opened Java to the quickly increasing own electronic Assistant (PDA) industry. This accomplished educational and reference offers an in-depth examine constructing PDA software program with J2ME and PersonalJava, overlaying either Palm and PocketPC units. Succinct and functional, JavaaA A improvement on PDAs makes a speciality of real-world programming initiatives with large code examples and an end-to-end PDA program demonstrating suggestions for integrating units with the company through internet companies. This e-book describes the J2ME platform and PersonalJava and discusses layout concerns particular to resource-constrained units. It additionally offers in-depth assurance of networking and net entry, the person interface, information garage, and integrating PDAs into the corporation.You will discover ways to advance Java purposes for PocketPC and Palm units via in-depth assurance of: *J2ME configurations *CLDC and CDC profiles *Selecting a PDA for improvement *PDA improvement instruments *Designing for restricted computational potential *Designing for limited display and reminiscence dimension *PDA consumer interfaces *Storing info at the units *The favourite Connection Framework *Internet entry from a Java PDA program through a GSM mobilephone and Bluetooth *Accessing net prone from Palm and PocketPC units JavaaA A improvement on PDAs concludes with a glance into the way forward for PDA know-how and the increasing function of those units within the company. Written for somebody with a simple wisdom of Java, this significant source is a must have for all these drawn to the Palm OS and PocketPC markets. 0201719541B05292003

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  • MacIntosh Technology in the Common Hardware Reference by Inc. Apple Computer

    By Inc. Apple Computer

    The interior tale on Macintosh expertise This booklet offers distinctive details at the expertise that has been utilized in Apple desktops for years and is now a part of the Apple/IBM/Motorola universal structure. It explains a number of the uncomplicated layout ideas that experience contributed to the mythical Macintosh functionality and straightforwardness of use. Written for desktop execs, this ebook comprises sufficient aspect for engineers and architects to copy many Macintosh positive aspects and modes of operation. a lot of the technical details incorporated is released right here for the 1st time. The Apple applied sciences for which this publication presents layout information contain: The Mac I/O Chip: an built-in circuit that offers computing device designers the various significant Macintosh I/O positive factors in a single package deal The Apple machine Bus: an easy connection ability for consumer interface units comparable to keyboards and mice Macintosh more desirable SCSI undefined: a flexible controller for the Small laptop process Interface bus Descriptor-Based Direct reminiscence entry: an easy but effective method for transporting facts to and from peripheral units Miscellaneous Apple applied sciences together with: the Macintosh serial port, the Toolbox ROM, Macintosh Open Firmware, NVRAM, and gear keep watch over An appendix describes Apple's courses for builders and explains how you can start designing Macintosh-compatible items for the typical Reference Platform.

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  • Apache Server 2 bible by Mohammed J. Kabir

    By Mohammed J. Kabir

    A ebook advisor to administering an Apache internet Server, for people with no prior net management adventure. Early chapters stroll via resource compilation, binary installations, and configuration concerns, and later chapters pay attention to complex concerns corresponding to the SSI, CGI, and FastCGI configurations and their influence at the server and its safeguard version. extra complicated subject matters contain tracking and URL rewriting concepts. The CD-ROM comprises the server resource and binary distributions for Apache Server and Perl.

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  • Games for Training, Education, Health and Sports: 4th by Stefan Göbel, Josef Wiemeyer

    By Stefan Göbel, Josef Wiemeyer

    This ebook constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the 4th overseas convention on critical video games for education, schooling, well-being and activities, video game Days 2014, held in Darmstadt, Germany, in April 2014. The thirteen complete papers awarded including three brief papers, 2 keynotes, and three workshop papers have been rigorously reviewed and chosen for inclusion during this booklet. the themes of the papers are settled within the fields of (game-based) education, educating and studying, authoring instruments, cellular gaming, healthiness and rehabilitation, and citizen technological know-how. The papers handle a vast scope of matters, together with mechanisms and results of (Serious) video games, version and personalisation, neighborhood, cellular, and net studying and schooling functions, video game, reuse and evaluate, video game settings, forms of novices, challenge fixing etc.

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