Jones & Bartlett Learning Computer Science Blog

    Computer Science and Digital Arts: A Multimedia Approach

    Posted by Lindsay White on Jul 30, 2012 1:31:55 PM

    California Institute of the Arts in Valencia CA, is combining computer science with digital arts.  The art school will offer a two-semester digital arts program to their undergraduates starting this fall. The institute's associate dean of research and development in digital arts, Ajay Kapur, understands the importance of providing students with basic programming skills,

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    Topics: Computer Science, Introduction to Computer Science, New Text, New text, CalArts, digital art, Java, java, Programming, multimedia

    New Review: "Elementary Information Security is a tour de force that covers every information security topic, large and small."

    Posted by admin on Jun 12, 2012 10:41:06 AM
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    Topics: Computer Science, Author, Information Security, National Security Agency, New Text, New text, Review, review, Ben Rothke, CISSP certification, NSTISSI 4011, Richard Smith

    Author Podcast: Woody Woodhall discusses Audio Production

    Posted by admin on May 6, 2011 12:09:30 PM

    Listen to Jones & Bartlett Learning author Woody Woodhall, owner of Allied Post Audio, talk about the various aspects of audio production and postproduction, including specificis on Avid and Final Cut Pro, in this webinar.

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    Topics: Author, author, New Text, New text

    New Game Localization Text is Added to the Foundations of Game Development Series

    Posted by admin on Apr 18, 2011 2:26:35 PM

    As games become more popular in international markets, developers and publishers are looking for ways to quickly localize their games in order to capitalize on these markets. Authored by two internationally known experts in game localization, The Game Localization Handbook, Second Edition provides information on how to localize software for games, whether they are developed for the PC, console, or other platforms. It includes advice, interviews, and case studies from industry professionals, as well as practical information on pre-production, production, translation, and testing of localized SKUs.

    Written for producers, translators, development personnel, studio management, publishers, students, and anyone involved directly or indirectly with the production of localized games, this single-reference handbook provides insightful guidelines to all the tasks involved for planning and executing successful localizations.

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    Topics: New Text, New text, handbook, game development, game localization, handbook, Game Development

    SIGCSE Success!

    Posted by admin on Mar 16, 2011 2:45:49 PM

    The Jones & Bartlett Learning Computer Science team would like to thank all the SIGCSE attendees who stopped by our booth to browse our titles, make requests for review copies, and of course those who simply wanted to chat with our exceptional team of dedicated professionals!  It seemed as though our booth was never empty, and we wouldn't dream of having it any other way.  We kept busy by assisting instructors in finding the best text for their course, answering questions about ancillary materials, completing review copy requests, and discussing content ideas with potential authors.

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    Topics: Author, author, New Text, New text, SIGCSE, conference

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