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How To Think Like a Coder (Without Even Trying!)

A back-to-basics guide on coding for absolute beginners, whether adults or children – no prior experience required! Designed to be a thorough yet lighthearted introduction for the complete beginner, How to Think Like a Coder is an essential addition to any keen programmer’s bookshelf.


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How to Code in Minecraft

This guide includes everything you need to know to start coding in Minecraft, and I promise you a gripping adventure!

Learning these skills through Minecraft makes it fun and easy to understand. The projects in this book build upon one another, helping you strengthen concepts from exercise to exercise. You will learn how to run your own server, link Minecraft to Scratch and Python to create 3D shapes and mini-games, then install a mod pack to program computers using Lua! Three different programming languages, one game – so many possibilities!

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iOS7: Siri, Safari & Website Restrictions

Years spent working with parents, students and educators and technology demonstrated that there is a huge knowledge gap when it comes to administrating devices – particularly at home and in 1:1 deployment scenarios.

This book highlights three core components of Apple’s iOS – Siri, Safari and Website Restrictions, demonstrating how they work together to prevent users from accessing unpleasant content.

Now free of charge! iOS 7: Siri, Safari and Website Restrictions is for parents, educators and anyone with an interest in helping children get the most out of their iPods, iPhones and iPad while limiting their access to the internet.

Clear explanations, image galleries and screencasts walk the reader through how Apple’s built-in restrictions and settings affect the following:

If you’ve ever wanted to know how to limit your children from accessing the internet on their iPods, iPhones and iPads, this is the book for you.

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