Jason Rich

Introduction to the iPhone 6 Plus

Jason R. Rich takes a look at the new iPhone 6 Plus and compares it to the older iPhone 5s and the slightly smaller iPhone 6. You'll discover some of the differences among these three smartphones and read some compelling reasons why you might want to upgrade.
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Build and Program Your Own LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Robots

Build and Program Your Own LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Robots

The eagerly-awaited LEGO Mindstorms EV3 robotics platform has arrived! It's only the third Mindstorms model revision since 1998, and is already today's #1 platform for everyone who wants to do modern robotics without complex wiring or soldering. Now there's a complete, step-by-step full-color tutorial for the LEGO Mindstorms EV3: all you need to know, including the basic programming knowledge you need (and most introductory guides skip)!
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Eric Butow

Accessibility Settings in the Galaxy Tab 4

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 is designed to be used by anyone, and you can customize the Tab 4 for your level of usability. In this article, Eric Butow discusses a variety of Tab 4 accessibility settings for the screen, sound, mobility, and controlling interactions.
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The Ultimate Player's Guide to Minecraft - Xbox Edition

The Ultimate Player's Guide to Minecraft - Xbox Edition

Minecraft is much more than just a game: it's a world of creation, exhilaration, survival, and adventure. This guide for the Xbox version of the game takes you all the way from first night survival through to hosting your own Minecraft server; covers crafting, building, mining, and farming; explains how to install and use the most popular mods, texture packs, and third-party programs such as WorldBuilder; and much more.
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Michael Miller

A Short History of Bitcoin

So Bitcoin is a virtual currency. But how did Bitcoin come about? How did Bitcoin evolve from concept to the most popular virtual currency today? Michael Miller explains the history of virtual currency and Bitcoin in this chapter from The Ultimate Guide to Bitcoin.
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Excel for iPad (Que Video)

Excel for iPad Video Training

Master Excel for iPad through quick, easy video tutorials designed just for iPad users! In just 90 minutes, Excel for iPad video training won't just get you up and running; it'll teach you all the core skills you need to be productive with Excel for your iPad tablet, and collaborate with any Excel user, anywhere.
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