Will Holman, "Guerilla Furniture Design: How to Build Lean, Modern Furniture with Salvaged Materials"
ISBN: 1612123031 | 2015 | EPUB | 192 pages | 23 MB
This innovative collection features 35 simple, inexpensive projects that you can make from salvaged and upcycled materials — cardboard, metal, plastic, and wood. The projects include tables, shelving units, chairs, lamps, and more, in a variety of styles. Many are stackable and easily portable, most can be made in a weekend, and all include instructions for disassembly and disposal when you're ready to repurpose the materials. If you'd rather make than buy, these low-budget, high-style designs are just what you're looking for.
Amanda Talbot, "Rethink: The Way You Live"
ISBN: 1452139199 | 2015 | EPUB | 311 pages | 46 MB
Rethink: The Way You Live inspires and challenges. Filled with evocative images of homes around the globe, the book illustrates how design game-changers are weaving age-old resourcefulness with new technology, creativity with sustainability to construct a more meaningful existence. We can think small (bringing more nature inside) or big (installing moving walls for multifunctional spaces), but the point is to rethink our design choices today for a more sustainable tomorrow. Beautiful and informative, Rethink reveals how to build a better world from the inside out.
The Architecture of Privacy: On Engineering Technologies that Can Deliver Trustworthy Safeguards by Courtney Bowman
English | 11 Sept. 2015 | ISBN: 1491904011 | 200 Pages | EPUB/MOBI/PDF (True) | 18.45 MB
Jump Start Git by Shaumik Daityari
English | 11 Sept. 2015 | ISBN: 0994182651 | 150 Pages | EPUB/MOBI/PDF (True) | 13.83 MB
Get a Jump Start on version control with Git today! Most engineers we meet prefer Git over other distributed version control systems.
Hack and HHVM: Programming Productivity Without Breaking Things by Owen Yamauchi
English | 28 Sept. 2015 | ISBN: 1491920874 | 272 Pages | EPUB/MOBI/PDF (True) | 16.02 MB
How can you take advantage of the HipHop Virtual Machine (HHVM) and the Hack programming language, two new technologies that Facebook developed to run their web servers? With this practical guide, Owen Yamauchi—a member of Facebook’s core Hack and HHVM teams—shows you how to get started with these battle-tested open-source tools.
Linux Made Simple 2015
Future Publishing Ltd | 2015 | ISBN: N.A. | English | 146 pages | True PDF | 50.00 Mb
Get started with Linux from the ground up: we've got everything you need to know in Linux Made Simple.
New to Linux? Here's everything you need to get started.
How to Paint and Draw 2015
Future Publishing Ltd | 2015 | ISBN: N.A. | English | 148 pages | True PDF | 78.00 Mb
These easy to follow lessons will bring your traditional art skills to the next level. Discover new tools for drawing and painting, put art theory into practice and learn the secrets of world class artists.
Windows 10 Beyond the Manual
Future Publishing Ltd | 2015 | ISBN: N.A. |English | 178 pages | True PDF | 76.00 Mb
Here we've produced the definitive reference guide to Windows 10. We cover everything you need, from installing the new operating system to getting up and running, and using the new features. Along the way you'll discover all the secrets of Windows 10 as we look at the big new updates, such as Cortana, Virtual Desktops and how to work in Tablet Mode. There's so much to discover in Windows 10 that you'll want to keep this guide next to your computer, just so you can try out new things or learn better ways of doing what you already do with your PC.
Publisher: Sma[shi]ng Med[[ia Gmb]]H 2011 | 309 + 242 + 279 + 242 Pages | ISBN-10: n/a | EPUB + PDF + mobi | 196 MB
If you are a professional Web designer, or looking for an expert advice on how to become one, this bundle is for you. The bundle contains four high-quality Smashing eBooks on the various areas: the technical, visual and business side of Web design.
Photoshop for Photographers Book Volume 2 Revised Edition
Imagine Publishing Ltd | 2014 | ISBN 1910155802 | English | 196 pages | True PDF | 88.00 Mb
Piano For Beginners 3rd Revised Edition
Imagine Publishing Ltd | 2015 | ISBN: 1785461087 | English | 164 pages | True PDF | 68.00 Mb
This new revised edition of Piano for Beginners is an essential guide for piano and keyboard first-timers. Simplifying the process through step by step tutorials, this bookazine will help you lay a solid foundation for years of enjoyment. From the correct way to sit at the piano to reading notation, we start with the basics before expanding your musical horizons with easy home recoding and genre-specific tutorials. Featuring: Getting started - Essential advice to help you choose the right piano and learn the basics Understanding theory - Learn to read musical notation and familiarise yourself with music theory Playing the piano - Turn theory into practice by following our guides to scales and chords Play in the style of - From classical to blues, replicate the sound of your favourite genre
The PlayStation Book
Imagine Publishing Ltd | 2015 | ISBN: 1785461060 | English | 180 pages | True PDF | 99.00 Mb
Our brand new digital book celebrates 20 years of Sony's PlayStation, one of the industry's most important consoles. We speak to developers about this system and go behind the scenes of the key games and franchises. Featuring: How PlayStation Changed Gaming - Discover how Sony's first console revolutionised the games industry forever The Making of Final Fantasy VII - We reveal the history behind Square's most popular RPG Loving Lara Croft - Find out why gaming's first big female heroine is still a huge deal The history of Resident Evil - Capcom's developers celebrate one of the PlayStation's biggest franchises
How It Works Book of Space Volume 1 Fifth Revised Edition
English | 180 pages | True PDF | 47.00 Mb
Space is the grew big unknown, with billions of lightyears still undiscovered. That doesn't stop humankind from trying though, as this book documents all the research man has poured into exploring our universe. Discover the wonders in our solar system, the technology being developed for space exploration, the strangest and most incredible celestial bodies in our universe, and the best way to observe it all with a a telescope.
Solar System - Journey from the surface of the Sun, past planets, moons, asteroids and more, towards the edge of our Solar System
Exploration - Be inspired by over half a century of space exploration, and take a look at the exciting possibilities the future holds
Universe - Explore the furthest reaches of our amazing universe, from the secrets of the Big Bang to the mystery of dark matter
Astronomy - How do telescopes work? What's the weather like in space? Discover the answers to these questions and more
The Web Design Book Volume 5, 2015
English | 196 pages | True PDF | 46.00 Mb
The Little Paris Kitchen: 120 Simple But Classic French Recipes by Rachel Khoo
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1452113432 | 288 pages | PDF | 51 MB
Rachel Khoo moved to Paris, studied patisserie, fell in love with the city, became a restaurateur in a very tiny space, then, a television star, and is now a bestselling author! Not every lover of Paris experiences this career trajectory, but cooks of all skill levels with a taste for French fare will be inspired by The Little Paris Kitchen to try an updated approach to French cuisine. In this charming cookbook, Khoo demystifies French cooking with 120 enticing recipes for simple, classic, and fresh French dishes, from gouter (snacks) to elegant desserts. More than 100 breathtaking photos from celebrated photographer David Loftus shine a spotlight on the delicious food and the City of Light, and capture Khoo interacting with her purveyors and friends. We all can't have springtime in Paris. But we all can enjoy this delectable, do-able food!
Visual Language for Designers: Principles for Creating Graphics that People Understand by Connie Malamed
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1592535151 | 240 pages | EPUB | 69 MB
Within every picture is a hidden language that conveys a message, whether it is intended or not. This language is based on the ways people perceive and process visual information. By understanding visual language as the interface between a graphic and a viewer, designers and illustrators can learn to inform with accuracy and power.
Pretty Patterns: Surface Design by 25 Contemporary Artists by Chronicle Books
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1452112150 | 108 pages | PDF | 83 MB
This beautiful lookbook celebrates oodles of groundbreaking new talent in the world of pattern design, showcasing the gorgeous work of today's top indie artists, designers, and illustrators. Including surface art by Julia Rothman, Jill Bliss, Junzo Terada, Rifle Paper Co., Amy Butler, Sukie, and many more, Pretty Patterns features an eclectic range of more than one hundred decidedly dazzling contemporary repeats, from geometric and figurative patterns to organic and botanical designs. Every page in this enchanting catalog offers a visual treat and a wellspring of creative inspiration. This intimate and attractive little package makes an appealing gift for those who appreciate a rich, delightful design aesthetic.
Just Add Watercolor: Inspiration and Painting Techniques from Contemporary Artists By Helen Birch
2015 | 208 Pages | ISBN: 160774757X | PDF | 95 MB
A beautifully illustrated, easy-to-navigate guide to creating contemporary watercolors, pairing full-page paintings with insights and tips for artists.
April Pulley Sayre, "Rah, Rah, Radishes!: A Vegetable Chant"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1442499273, 144242141X | 34 pages | PDF | 113 MB
Veggies take the stage in a rollicking ode to healthy eating in this Classic Board Book edition of Rah, Rah, Radishes!
Judith Durant, "Sock Yarn One-Skein Wonders: 101 Patterns That Go Way Beyond Socks!"
ISBN: 1603425799 | 2010 | PDF | 288 pages | 154 MB
Sock yarn can be used for much more than socks! Sock Yarn One-Skein Wonders is an irresistible compilation of 101 original patterns for baby clothes, mittens, scarves, hats, jewelry, cozies, bags -- even a dog sweater and a lamp shade -- that all use just a single skein of sock yarn. Contributed by yarn shops and designers throughout North America, the patterns are as fetching as they are fun to knit. Knitters of every skill level will find the perfect project: some knit up in fewer than three hours, others make creative use of sock yarn leftovers, and several make heirloom-worthy gifts. With this book in your knitting bag, your stash of sock yarn will be gone in no time.