Category: Media

  • Download Quick: Time Toolkit. Advanced Movie Playback and Media Types by Apple (Auth.) PDF

    By Apple (Auth.)

    ''Buried inside of QuickTime are a bunch of robust instruments for growing, supplying, and enjoying electronic media. The reliable QuickTime documentation explains 'what' every one API functionality does. yet figuring out what each one functionality does is not adequate to permit a developer to take complete good thing about QuickTime. QuickTime Toolkit fills within the gap—providing lots of functional examples of 'how' to exploit QuickTime to accomplish every kind of important initiatives. extra importantly, [this e-book] is going past 'how' and into 'why' &#151providing readers with a deeper knowing of QuickTime and the way to learn from utilizing it of their personal products.'' —Peter Hoddie, cofounder of Kinoma and previous QuickTime architect

    QuickTime Toolkit, quantity Two keeps the step by step research of programming QuickTime, the stylish and strong media engine utilized by lots of Apple's industry-leading products and services (such because the iTunes tune shop, iMovie, and ultimate minimize professional) and in addition utilized by various third-party functions. This moment choice of articles from the author's very popular column in MacTech Magazine builds upon the dialogue of playback ideas and media kinds provided within the first quantity to hide complicated sorts of QuickTime media facts, together with video results, Flash tracks, and skins. It exhibits easy methods to catch audio and video info, broadcast that information to distant desktops, play video clips complete monitor, and cargo video clips asynchronously. QuickTime Toolkit quantity Two additionally indicates the best way to combine Carbon occasions into your Macintosh software and the way to paintings with Macintosh assets on your home windows application.

    Part of the reputable QuickTime Developer Series, publishing the best books on QuickTime in cooperation with Apple.

    *Includes a CD-ROM with a number of code examples in C that can assist you start along with your personal applications
    *Written via one in every of Apple's preferable media engineers expert in revealing QuickTime's subtle expertise to programmers
    *Offers many undocumented insider counsel for making functions that paintings good in either Mac OS and home windows
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  • Download Digital Libraries: Social Media and Community Networks: 15th by K. Saruladha, E. Thirumagal, J. Arthi, G. Aghila (auth.), PDF

    By K. Saruladha, E. Thirumagal, J. Arthi, G. Aghila (auth.), Shalini R. Urs, Jin-Cheon Na, George Buchanan (eds.)

    This publication constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the fifteenth overseas convention on Asia-Pacific electronic Libraries, ICADL 2013, held in Bangalore, India, in December 2013. The 15 revised complete papers, 6 revised brief papers and 10 poster papers have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from 87 submissions. The papers are prepared in topical sections on info retrieval; social structure for electronic libraries and data coverage; electronic library functions and structures; information mining for electronic libraries; collaboration and groups; analysing social media and social networks; cellular units and providers; and metadata and data extraction.

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  • Download Out of the Inkwell: Max Fleischer and the Animation by Richard Fleischer PDF

    By Richard Fleischer

    Max Fleischer (1883--1972) was once for years thought of Walt Disney's purely genuine rival on the earth of caricature animation. the fellow in the back of the production of such mythical characters as Betty Boop and the animation of Popeye the Sailor and Superman, Fleischer asserted himself as a huge participant within the improvement of Hollywood leisure. Out of the Inkwell: Max Fleischer and the Animation Revolution is a shiny portrait of the lifestyles and global of a guy who formed the glance of sketch animation. additionally attracted to technical innovation, Fleischer invented the rotoscope -- a tool that helped song dwell motion and allowed his cartoons to revolutionize the best way lively characters seemed and moved on-screen. within the Nineteen Twenties, Fleischer created a chain of "Out of the Inkwell" motion pictures, which resulted in a take care of Paramount. Their personality KoKo the Clown brought new animation results via becoming out of Fleischer's pen on-screen. because the sound revolution hit movie, the studio produced shorts that includes the characters interacting with songs and with the now-famous bouncing ball that dances throughout lyrics projected at the reveal. Max Fleischer's tale is usually one among an inventive genius suffering to slot in with the altering tradition of golden age cinema. Out of the Inkwell captures the twists and turns, the triumphs and disappointments, and such a lot of the entire breathless power of a lifestyles vibrantly lived on this planet of animation magic.
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  • Download American Remakes of British Television: Transformations and PDF

    Ever considering the fact that Norman Lear remade the BBC sequence Till dying Us Do Part into All within the Family, American remakes of British tv indicates became a part of the yankee cultural textile. certainly, many of the courses at the moment acknowledged to exemplify American tastes and attitudes, from fact courses like American Idol and What to not Wear to the mock-documentary procedure of The Office, are diversifications of winning British exhibits.

    Carlen Lavigne and Heather Marcovitch's American Remakes of British tv: differences and Mistranslations is a multidisciplinary choice of essays that specializes in questions raised while a international exhibit is customized for the yankee industry.

    • What does it suggest to remake a tv application?
    • What does the method of "Americanization" entail?
    • What may the good fortune or failure of a remade sequence let us know in regards to the modifications among American and British manufacturers and audiences?

    This quantity examines British-to-American tv remakes from 1971 to the current.

    The American remakes during this quantity don't proportion a typical style, structure, or perhaps point of serious or well known acclaim. What those courses do have in universal, notwithstanding, is the feel that whatever within the unique has been considerably replaced so that it will make this system beautiful or available to American audiences. The individuals reveal a mess of views of their essays. British-to-American tv remakes as a complete are defined by way of the marketplace forces and foreign alternate that make those productions financially fascinating. Sanford and Son is tested when it comes to race and sophistication concerns. Essays on Life on Mars and Doctor Who pressure television's function in shaping collective cultural stories. An essay on Queer as Folk explores the romance style and likewise talks approximately changes in nationwide sexual politics. An exam of The Office discusses how the yankee remake really endorses the forms that the British unique satirizes; on the other hand, one other method breaks down The Office's bumbling boss figures when it comes to modern mental concept. An essay on What to not Wear discusses how a fact convey approximately daily type conceals the development of an awesome nationwide topic; a moment essay explains the express when it comes to each one country's discourses surrounding femininity.

    The luck of yank Idol is defined by means of reading the function of beginner song in American tradition. the difficulty of translation itself is interrogated via studying particular episodes of Cracker, and in addition via asking why a profitable sequence within the U.K., Blackpool, was once a gloomy failure as an American remake. This assortment presents a wealthy and multifaceted review of methods to overseas tv reports.
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  • Download Advances in Multimedia Modeling: 13th International by Luisa M. Regueras, María Jesús Verdú, Rafael Mompó (auth.), PDF

    By Luisa M. Regueras, María Jesús Verdú, Rafael Mompó (auth.), Tat-Jen Cham, Jianfei Cai, Chitra Dorai, Deepu Rajan, Tat-Seng Chua, Liang-Tien Chia (eds.)

    The quantity set LNCS 4351 and LNCS 4352 constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the thirteenth overseas Multimedia Modeling convention, MMM 2007, held in Singapore in January 2007.

    Based on rigorous reviewing, this system committee chosen 123 conscientiously revised complete papers of the most technical classes and 33 revised complete papers of 4 designated periods from a complete of 392 submissions for presentation in volumes.

    The first quantity comprises seventy six contributions. They comprise insurance of issues on the topic of studying semantic recommendations, pix, photograph registration, matching and texture, human-computer interplay, monitoring and movement research, complicated media coding and variation, media annotation, snapshot and video coding, context-aware media modeling, multimedia databases, and photo processing.

    The moment quantity collects eighty papers. They contain assurance of themes relating to multimedia sign processing and communications, occasion detection, multimedia over P2P, content material, purposes, computing device imaginative and prescient, snapshot processing, multimedia sign processing and communications, photograph type and popularity, complex media processing and protection, and ubiquitous

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  • Download Ambient Media and Systems: Third International ICST by Stavros Alifragkis, George Papakonstantinou (auth.), PDF

    By Stavros Alifragkis, George Papakonstantinou (auth.), Constantinos T. Angelis, Dimitrios Fotiadis, Alexandros T. Tzallas (eds.)

    This ebook constitutes the completely refereed post-conference court cases of the 3rd overseas ICST convention on Ambient Media and platforms, AMBI-SYS 2013, held in Athens, Greece, in March 2013. The 12 revised complete papers provided have been rigorously reviewed and chosen from numerous submissions. The papers specialise in rising applied sciences, providers and options for brand new, human-centric clever ambient environments.

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  • Download Social Media für Journalisten: Redaktionell arbeiten mit by Stefan Primbs PDF

    By Stefan Primbs

    Der Band führt in die praktischen Grundlagen von Social Media ein und zeigt, wie sich durch fb, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube & Co. der Journalismus verändert hat. Er legt dar, wie die einzelnen Dienste sinnvoll im redaktionellen Alltag eingesetzt werden und wo capability für weitergehende redaktionelle Strategien zu sehen ist. Eine wichtige Rolle wird dem Zusammenspiel mit dem Leser/Zuschauer/Zuhörer eingeräumt. Denn dieser rückt von der rein passiven Rezipienten-Rolle in die aktive Rolle eines companions des Journalisten. Auch will der Umgang mit User-Material gelernt sein. Vom Überprüfen und Verifizieren von Youtube-Videos bis zum redaktionellen Crowdsourcing bietet das Buch Checklisten und Muster-Konzepte sowie Beispiele aus der Praxis.

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