Press Release: March 25, 2010
Windows 7: The Missing Manual--New from O'Reilly: Answers Found Here!
"Already it's clear that Windows 7 is the best-reviewed, best-loved, and just plain best version of Windows ever," says Pogue. "I thought it deserved the full Pogue treatment: ingenious tips and tricks, disarming humor, 500 illustrations, oustanding index, spectacular clarity of writing, and, of course, complete modesty. :) "
With this book, you'll find the important stuff you need to know:
- The new features. The pop-up taskbar. Libraries and jump lists. Internet TV. Touchscreen gestures. Aero Peek, Snap, and Shake. If Microsoft wrote it, this book covers it.
- Security. Protect your PC from viruses, spyware, spam, phishing scams, sick hard drives, and out-of-control kids.
- The network. Homegroups, connecting from the road, mail, Web, music streaming among PCs—this book has your network covered.
- The software. Media Center, Photo Gallery, Internet Explorer, Windows Live services, speech recognition.
This jargon-free book explains Windows 7 features so clearly—revealing which work well and which don't—that it should have been in the box in the first place.
For a review copy or more information please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your delivery address and contact information.
David Pogue, Yale '85, is the weekly personal-technology columnist for the New York Times and an Emmy award-winning tech correspondent for CBS News. His funny tech videos appear weekly on CNBC. And with 3 million books in print, he is also one of the world's bestselling how- to authors. In 1999, he launched his own series of amusing, practical, and user-friendly computer books called Missing Manuals, which now includes 100 titles.
For more information about the book, including table of contents, index, author bios, and cover graphic, see: http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/9780596806392.
Windows 7: The Missing Manual
ISBN: 9780596806392, 904 pages,
Book Price: $39.99 USD, Ebook Price: $31.99 USD
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