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Rule the Web: How to Do Anything and Everything on the Internet---Better, Faster, Easier

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In Rule the Web, you'll learn how to:
  • Browse recklessly, free from viruses, ads, and spyware
  • Turn your browser into a secure and powerful anywhere office
  • Raze your old home page and build a modern Web masterpiece
  • Get the news so fast it’ll leave skidmarks on your inbox
  • Fire your broker and let the Internet make you rich
  • Claim your fifteen megabytes of fame with a blog or podcast
You use the Web to shop, do your banking, have fun, find facts, connect with family, share your thoughts with the world, and more. But aren’t you curious about what else the Web can do for you? Or if there are better, faster, or easier ways to do what you’re already doing? Let the world’s foremost technology writer, Mark Frauenfelder, help you unlock the Internet’s potential, and open up a richer, nimbler, and more useful trove of resources and services, including:
  • EXPRESS YOURSELF, SAFELY Create and share blogs, podcasts, and online video with friends, family, and millions of potential audience members, while protecting yourself from identity theft and fraud
  • DIVIDE AND CONQUER Tackle even the most complex online tasks with ease, from whipping up a gorgeous Web site to doing all your work faster and more efficiently within your browser, from word processing to investing to planning a party
  • THE RIGHT WAY EVERY TIMEMaster state-of-the-art techniques for doing everything from selling your house to shopping for electronics, with hundreds of carefully researched tips and tricks
  • TIPS FROM THE INSIDERSMark has asked dozens of the best bloggers around to share their favorite tips on getting the most out of the Web

Synopsis:

Hundreds of easy-to-use and immensely useful but little-known and hard-to-find tips, tricks, and techniques for getting the most out of the Internet.

Synopsis:

In the spirit of The Daring Book for Girls, the first DIY project guide for fathers and daughters from the founder of Boing Boing and editor-in-chief of MAKE magazine.

Synopsis:

As the editor in chief of MAKE magazine, Mark Frauenfelder has spent years combing through DIY books, but heand#8217;s never been able to find one with geeky projects he can share with his two daughters. Maker Dad is the first DIY book to use cutting-edge (and affordable) technology in appealing projects for fathers and daughters to do together. These crafts and gadgets are both rewarding to make and delightful to play with. Whatand#8217;s more, Maker Dad teaches girls lifelong skillsand#8212;like computer programming, musicality, and how to use basic hand toolsand#8212;as well as how to be creative problem solvers. The bookand#8217;s twenty-four unique projects include:

and#8226;and#160;Drawbot, a lively contraption that draws abstract patterns all by itself

and#8226;and#160;Ice Cream Sandwich Necklace

and#8226;and#160;Friendstrument, an electronic musical instrument girls can play with friends

and#8226;and#160;Longboard

and#8226;and#160;Antigravity Jar

and#8226;and#160;Silkscreened T-Shirt

and#8226;and#160;Retro Arcade Video Game

and#8226;and#160;Host a Podcast

and#8226;and#160;Lunchbox Guitar

and#8226;and#160;Kite Video Camera

Innovative and groundbreaking, Maker Dad will inspire fathers to geek out with their daughters and help girls cultivate an early affinity for math, science, and technology.

and#160;

Synopsis:

In Rule the Web, you'll learn how to:

* Browse recklessly, free from viruses, ads, and spyware

* Turn your browser into a secure and powerful anywhere office

* Raze your old home page and build a modern Web masterpiece

* Get the news so fast itll leave skidmarks on your inbox

* Fire your broker and let the Internet make you rich

* Claim your fifteen megabytes of fame with a blog or podcast

You use the Web to shop, do your banking, have fun, find facts, connect with family, share your thoughts with the world, and more. But arent you curious about what else the Web can do for you? Or if there are better, faster, or easier ways to do what youre already doing? Let the worlds foremost technology writer, Mark Frauenfelder, help you unlock the Internets potential—and open up a richer, nimbler, and more useful trove of resources and services, including:

 

EXPRESS YOURSELF, SAFELY. Create and share blogs, podcasts, and online video with friends, family, and millions of potential audience members, while protecting yourself from identity theft and fraud.

 

DIVIDE AND CONQUER. Tackle even the most complex online tasks with ease, from whipping up a gorgeous Web site to doing all your work faster and more efficiently within your browser, from word processing to investing to planning a party.

 

THE RIGHT WAY, EVERY TIME. Master state-of-the-art techniques for doing everything from selling your house to shopping for electronics, with hundreds of carefully researched tips and tricks.

 

TIPS FROM THE INSIDERS. Mark has asked dozens of the best bloggers around to share their favorite tips on getting the most out of the Web.

 

About the Author

Mark Frauenfelder is the founding editor of the world's most popular blog, BoingBoing.net, as well as the editor-in-chief of the hit technology magazine Make. Formerly an editor at Wired and a technology columnist for Playboy, he is frequently interviewed for television, radio, and print, including MSNBC, The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times, and Business Week.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Say Yes to Mistakes. . .01

Maker Dad Toolbox. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 03

(E) Antigravity Jar. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 04

(M) Drawbot. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10

(C) Longboard. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .18

(C) Mid-Century Rocking Chair. . . . .24

(E) Soap Shapes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .32

(E) Giant Bubbles. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40

(C) Create a Podcast . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .48

(M) Silkscreen T-Shirt. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .58

(M) Ice Cream Sandwich Necklace. . 64

(M) Paper Bowl Speaker. . . . . . . . . . . . .74

(M) Peg Trick . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .82

(E) Rubber Stamps. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 86

(C) The Friendstrument. . . . . . . . . . . . 90

(M) Mixie Sticks. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 104

(C) Retro Arcade Video Game. . . . . .110

(E) Crazy Cards. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .126

(C) Lunch Box Guitar . . . . . . . . . . . . . .132

(E) Seven-Piece Puzzle Cube. . . . . . .148

(E) Rainbow Pops. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .154

(M) Astro Ice Cream. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 160

(C) Kite Video Camera. . . . . . . . . . . . .172

(m) Mu Torere . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .184

(C) Getting to Know Arduino. . . . . . 190

(E) and#8220;Canand#8217;t Loseand#8221; Dice. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 206

Ackowledgments. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .212

PROJECTS KEY

(E) easy and quick

(M) moderately challenging

(C) challenging. a real skill-builder!

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312363338
Author:
Frauenfelder, Mark
Publisher:
Griffin
Subject:
Internet - General
Subject:
Computer network resources
Subject:
Internet
Subject:
General
Subject:
Web - General
Subject:
Crafts for Children
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
June 2007
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
4/c throughout
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
9 x 8 in 1.2 lb

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Product details 224 pages St. Martin's Griffin - English 9780312363338 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Hundreds of easy-to-use and immensely useful but little-known and hard-to-find tips, tricks, and techniques for getting the most out of the Internet.
"Synopsis" by , In the spirit of The Daring Book for Girls, the first DIY project guide for fathers and daughters from the founder of Boing Boing and editor-in-chief of MAKE magazine.
"Synopsis" by ,

As the editor in chief of MAKE magazine, Mark Frauenfelder has spent years combing through DIY books, but heand#8217;s never been able to find one with geeky projects he can share with his two daughters. Maker Dad is the first DIY book to use cutting-edge (and affordable) technology in appealing projects for fathers and daughters to do together. These crafts and gadgets are both rewarding to make and delightful to play with. Whatand#8217;s more, Maker Dad teaches girls lifelong skillsand#8212;like computer programming, musicality, and how to use basic hand toolsand#8212;as well as how to be creative problem solvers. The bookand#8217;s twenty-four unique projects include:

and#8226;and#160;Drawbot, a lively contraption that draws abstract patterns all by itself

and#8226;and#160;Ice Cream Sandwich Necklace

and#8226;and#160;Friendstrument, an electronic musical instrument girls can play with friends

and#8226;and#160;Longboard

and#8226;and#160;Antigravity Jar

and#8226;and#160;Silkscreened T-Shirt

and#8226;and#160;Retro Arcade Video Game

and#8226;and#160;Host a Podcast

and#8226;and#160;Lunchbox Guitar

and#8226;and#160;Kite Video Camera

Innovative and groundbreaking, Maker Dad will inspire fathers to geek out with their daughters and help girls cultivate an early affinity for math, science, and technology.

and#160;

"Synopsis" by , In Rule the Web, you'll learn how to:

* Browse recklessly, free from viruses, ads, and spyware

* Turn your browser into a secure and powerful anywhere office

* Raze your old home page and build a modern Web masterpiece

* Get the news so fast itll leave skidmarks on your inbox

* Fire your broker and let the Internet make you rich

* Claim your fifteen megabytes of fame with a blog or podcast

You use the Web to shop, do your banking, have fun, find facts, connect with family, share your thoughts with the world, and more. But arent you curious about what else the Web can do for you? Or if there are better, faster, or easier ways to do what youre already doing? Let the worlds foremost technology writer, Mark Frauenfelder, help you unlock the Internets potential—and open up a richer, nimbler, and more useful trove of resources and services, including:

 

EXPRESS YOURSELF, SAFELY. Create and share blogs, podcasts, and online video with friends, family, and millions of potential audience members, while protecting yourself from identity theft and fraud.

 

DIVIDE AND CONQUER. Tackle even the most complex online tasks with ease, from whipping up a gorgeous Web site to doing all your work faster and more efficiently within your browser, from word processing to investing to planning a party.

 

THE RIGHT WAY, EVERY TIME. Master state-of-the-art techniques for doing everything from selling your house to shopping for electronics, with hundreds of carefully researched tips and tricks.

 

TIPS FROM THE INSIDERS. Mark has asked dozens of the best bloggers around to share their favorite tips on getting the most out of the Web.

 

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