responding to your talk and whatyou look like from the point of view of the audience. These can be improved by practising in front of one or two friends or video-taping your rehearsal.
Effective use of notes
Good speakers vary a great deal in their use of notes. Some do not use notes at all and some...
analysis related to organisational structure and/or change. Ask yourself what is interesting about this organisation in relation to the topics addressed in 21221…….. • When thinking about the key issue/s youmight like to start your thinking with some of the following suggested questions – these are...
your contact information if that is
Write a Compelling Script
Now that you have written the outline of yourpresentation and know the direction you want to go, it’s time to take
those ideas and write a detailed script of whatyou want to say. Youmight be thinking: I have a slide deck...
attendees before yourpresentation begins. This might contain welcoming information, audio instructions, a video
created with Adobe Flash technology, or a self-running presentation created with Adobe Presenter.
Create a separate layout for each presenter. This lets you keep Share pods ready for...
of the planning process – some will run sequentially,
others concurrently, so you may well be arranging speakers at the
same time as booking the venue.
What is the role of a) organiser b) presenter?
(a) Preliminary considerations
• What is your status as an organizer (e.g...
6. Some Services Run in the Background
Example: - Music player providing the music playing in an audio application.
7. Intensive Background Application
These applications might need to spawn their own thread so as to not block the application.
Spawn Their Own Thread
P Programmable key User-programmable
• Lock key - runs the Windows® lock function to lock the notebook
when you step out. If the laptop is equipped with Acer Bio-
Protection, you only need to swipe your finger to log into
• Presentation key...
will run will in any reasonable environment. Some of the advice about use of threads is dependent on the target platform. But unless you’re far better than the authors at predicting the future, you probably want your code to work in any environment it might be deployed in. This chapter is your...
are lots of other things that youmight want to add to your site or learn in order to advance your web skills, and this chapter gives you an idea of what else is possible. The final chapter, Chapter 14, includes some checklists. These bring together some topics that are dotted throughout the book...
Not an Emulator. It allows you to runsome Windows-based applications in Ubuntu. Discussion of how to use WINE is beyond the scope of this manual, but it is worth checking out if you need to run Windows applications under Ubuntu.
If you can’t ﬁnd an answer to your question in this manual or in...
don’t find whatyou need on the Web, and you’ve got some
above-average design skills, FontLab makes a great font software
package. Create fonts from scratch, convert fonts from various formats
and enhance them to meet your requirements, add logos, signatures, or
images, and more.
entire con-cept of cloud computing might be doomed.
Security issues. Some feel as if this is a false issue, but I’m not so sure. How secure is cloud storage? If you save your web-based document in a cloud system, are you guaranteed that
36 PART I Understanding Cloud Computing...
podcasting application that lets you stream or download audio and video podcasts directly to your phone. The application supports playlists, bookmarking, and both wired and wireless headset control. The application includes a variety of sample podcasts from BOL, GDGT and more. You can also addyour...
being said, there are probably some use cases for which Background Audio would be useful. If yourun into one of these use cases, don't hesitate to use the feature. There is only one thing to keep in mind: you are teaching, so the background music you use, as well as all the other features of your...
7 is available with Windows Vista.
Some Web sites may contain content in the form of animation, video, or audio files. To view these files, you need additional programs known as add-ons. An add-on is a software program that adds features to your browser and enhances your Internet experience. Add...
for a newspaper, you must care about news. You must be conversant in what the
news of the day is. Are you following the major stories locally and nationally? What are some of
the issues that your newspaper finds important enough to devote considerable space and
reporters' time to? In what ways...
equivalent of a slide projector.
PowerPoint offers a number of features you can use when yourunyour slide show:
• You can use special effects, such as transitions and builds, to add variety.
• You can practice giving yourpresentation and set automated timings for your slides to...
with websites Tap Privacy & Security > Clear All. Some websites use your location to show you customized content. Tap Permissions. Set the Allow Websites to Access My Location switch to On.
Issue I can't play a song or video on a web page Possible cause or solution The...
transcripts for web based audio and video material. Whatyou are unlikely to find much discussion related to accessibility and language; for many deaf people English is not their first language, Sign Language is. Although Sign Language provides an equivalent for everything that can be spoken or written...
telling your colleagues about the items on the agenda. What phrases mightyou use?
After you've thought of five, click here for some more ideas.
Now you're going to listen to two audio clips about setting agendas for meetings. Both clips are from the start of meetings and feature a...