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Migrating to Windows 8.1

Advantages: Lots of illustrations, clear print/layout, handy shortcuts list
Disadvantages: No index/glossary, probably too basic for some

I am not a computer expert as you can tell from the fact I bought a book to help me get to grips with Windows 8.1. I am spoilt by having friends and relatives who work in the technology industry so when something goes wrong on my laptop I tend to hand it ...

ryeb 02.06.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Migrating to Windows 8.1 - Dr. Andy Williams

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You've Been Tangled!

Advantages: Informative for psycho-analytical study use
Disadvantages: Overplayed on... and bought into invalid trepidations

Author: Aleks Krotoski Publisher: Faber & Faber / Guardian Books Duration: 216 pages Released: 2013 - - - Observing ‘Election 2015’ installs apathy – usually due to the gigantic pork-y pies that float off the leaders’ tongues. You denote parliamen ...

1st2thebar 13.05.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Untangling The Web: What The Internet Is Doing To You - Aleks Krotoski

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Manual gear by Haynes

Advantages: Clearly written, generally good choice of systems, well presented, satisfying to handle
Disadvantages: No index, doesn't cover handheld consoles, one or two surprising editorial decisions

... Background Haynes used to be known as a publisher almost exclusively of motoring workshop manuals. In recent years, though, they've branched out (too much?) and spread their famous brand (too thinly?) and the familiar logo now adorns solid, A4-size ...

davidbuttery 02.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Video Gaming Manual - Diniz Sanches

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A must have for Final Fantasy xii gamers

Advantages: step to step guide, every speck of detail covered
Disadvantages: really heavy

The walkthrough for Final Fantasy xii is the best and most detailed walkthrough yet from Piggyback. It covers every speck of detail of the game from the smallest things like what colour a monster's hair is to the biggest detail like how much HP the final ...

shizzy999 29.09.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Final Fantasy XII: The Complete Guide - Piggyback

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'A' Level Information Technology - very respectable

Advantages: Nice layout
Disadvantages: Sometimes waffles on a bit

Being a student I probably use this book more frequently than teachers do and so I believe I am more able to write a 'real' review. This 370-page book aims to cover all aspects of the A-level IT course. The book is presented well with short paragraphs an ...

gregrobson 05.08.2000 · Read full review
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Review of A Level Textbooks: A Level Computing - P.M. Heathcote

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