Lynda - Introduction to IoT with .NET Core



Lynda - Introduction to IoT with .NET Core
Duration: 40m 55s | MP4 | Video: AVC, 1280x720 30 fps | Audio: AAC, 48 KHz, 2 Ch | Size: 519 MB
Skill Level: Intermediate | Genre: eLearning | Language: English + Subtitles
Does the Internet of Things (IoT) work with .NET? This course provides an introduction to writing apps in C# using .NET and then running those apps on an IoT device. Join instructor Sweeky Satpathy as she walks through understanding IoT devices and shows how to control them with .NET, in this case using a Raspberry Pi microcontroller and Docker to run .NET applications. After highlighting the software and hardware requirements, she guides you through writing a simple application to trigger a blinking LED on the hardware. Sweeky ends the course with an advanced tutorial, showing how to add hardware and write software to create a temperature change notification on the Raspberry Pi.This course was created by Microsoft.NET. We are pleased to host this training in our library.

Lynda - Improved Video Conferencing with Digital Cameras



Lynda - Improved Video Conferencing with Digital Cameras
Duration: 1h 9m | MP4 | Video: AVC, 1280x720 30 fps | Audio: AAC, 48 KHz, 2 Ch | Size: 297 MB
Skill Level: Intermediate | Genre: eLearning | Language: English + Subtitles
Video conference calls have replaced many of our in-person meetings. This course is designed to help you improve your appearance and audio online as easily as possible. Instructor Derrick Story explains the advantages of digital cameras over built-in webcams and offers advice on whether or not to use your smartphone as a webcam. He shows you some things to look for in selecting the right camera and lens for you, then explains how you can adjust aperture setting, lighting, and color to look your best. Audio is just as important as video for conference calls, and Derrick steps you through how to select the right mic for your needs and shows how earbuds with mics and AirPods can be reasonable alternatives to USB mics. Creating a background that isn't distracting will help others focus on you and what you are saying. Derrick concludes by giving you useful tips on how to control your background and limit distractions.

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Lynda - How to Follow Up on a Job Application



Lynda - How to Follow Up on a Job Application
Duration: 35m 27s | MP4 | Video: AVC, 1280x720 30 fps | Audio: AAC, 48 KHz, 2 Ch | Size: 352 MB
Skill Level: Intermediate | Genre: eLearning | Language: English + Subtitles
So many job seekers give up when they don't hear back on a job. However, if they implement the strategies in this course, they can turn silence, rejection, and a postponed process into an offer. Instructor Madeline Mann gives you exactly what to say to land a job interview when companies haven't responded to your application, never contacted you after the interview, rejected you, or said they are in a hiring freeze. Madeline explains the process to obtain a referral that can help your application get the attention of the hiring manager. She covers how to follow up effectively and sensitively after the interview and how often to follow up. She goes into how to let employers know that you are in demand in a way that encourages response. Madeline points out that staying top of mind for a company puts you in a great position to be considered for roles right when they open. In conclusion, she shows the importance of adopting a proactive and positive job seeker mindset.

Lynda - Embracing Change with Mindfulness



Lynda - Embracing Change with Mindfulness
Duration: 44m 42s | MP4 | Video: AVC, 1280x720 30 fps | Audio: AAC, 48 KHz, 2 Ch | Size: 848 MB
Skill Level: Beginner | Genre: eLearning | Language: English + Subtitles
In a world that never seems to stop changing, this course helps you process, handle, and cope with all of the changes in your life. Learn how to practice slowing down, processing what is happening around you, and accepting change. Explore how to use self-affirmation to expand your confidence. Discover how to practice visualization techniques to start to see your life as a series of cycles. Find out how to practice being thankful for all of the good things in your life to achieve a more positive state of mind. In conclusion, explore some techniques to connect with your physical body and shift to a more positive outlook on life.This course was created by Chill Anywhere. We are pleased to host this training in our library.

Lynda - B2B Foundations Social Media Marketing (2021)



Lynda - B2B Foundations Social Media Marketing (2021)
Duration: 1h 22m | MP4 | Video: AVC, 1280x720 30 fps | Audio: AAC, 48 KHz, 2 Ch | Size: 251 MB
Skill Level: Intermediate | Genre: eLearning | Language: English + Subtitles
Studies show that many companies consult social media to research the products and services they need to run their businesses. Platforms like Facebook and LinkedIn are great ways to introduce your products and services to potential customers. In this course, social media expert Luan Wise explains how social media marketing works within the business to business (B2B) context. Discover how to understand and communicate with the business buyer, who is often driven by budget and business requirements, not need or desire. Learn about the buying process, social selling, and what great B2B social media content looks like, and explore the benefits of four major platforms: LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Luan also shares tips for creating a social media policy for your organization, and measuring your success.

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KelbyOne - Travel Photography A Photographers Guide to London



KelbyOne - Travel Photography A Photographers Guide to London
Duration: 1h51m | Video: .MP4 1920x1080, 30 fps(r) | Audio: AAC, 484000 Hz, 2ch | Size: 1.19 GB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English + .srt
Consider this your very own photographer-friendly guide on where to go for the best photographs of London, England. Join Scott Kelby and Larry Becker as Scott shares his favorite locations to shoot, along with the kind of veteran traveler tips that will help you capture images that you'll be delighted to bring back home. Timing is everything, so you'll not only learn where to go, but what times will yield the best chances for great photographs. This is strictly a travel guide for photographers (including a downloadable PDF), so there's no Photoshop or Lightroom involved, just the kind of information that will aid you on your photographic journey and inspire you to get out there and shoot.

KelbyOne - Photo Manipulation Vintage Texture Design



KelbyOne - Photo Manipulation Vintage Texture Design
Duration: 25m | Video: .MP4 1280x720, 30 fps(r) | Audio: AAC, 44100Hz, 2ch | Size: 101 MB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English
Learn how to use textures to affect the look and feel of a design. In this class Corey Barker breaks down a design project with a distinctive vintage look that was made entirely in Photoshop. Starting with a range of photographs that serve as both design elements and sources for textures, Corey demonstrates the steps he followed to create the final project. From isolating each design element from its original background to layering them all together to create a completely customizable and fully editable effect, Corey teaches you techniques you can apply to projects of your own.

KelbyOne - Lightning Fast Actions in Photoshop



KelbyOne - Lightning Fast Actions in Photoshop
Duration: 1h 13m | Video: .MP4 1280x720, 30 fps(r) | Audio: AAC, 44100Hz, 2ch | Size: 268 MB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English
Boost your Photoshop productivity with actions! Join Kristi Sherk as she takes a deep dive into the world of Photoshop actions. In this class you'll learn what actions are, why they are so powerful, when you should use them, how to record your own, and how they can help keep you on track as you work. Kristi steps through the process of creating several different actions that you can start using right away. You'll even learn how to use one action to run other actions and how to run an action on a batch of images. By the end of the class you'll be prepared to start creating your own custom actions as well as making the most of the free actions provided by the instructor. Work smarter, not harder, with actions!

KelbyOne - Hollywood Style Compositing Tricks



KelbyOne - Hollywood Style Compositing Tricks
Duration: 44m | Video: .MP4 1280x720, 24fps(r) | Audio: AAC, 44100Hz, 2ch | Size: 152 MB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English
Take your Photoshop creativity to new levels by exploring Hollywood style compositing tricks with Corey Barker! In this class Corey teaches you how to create amazing effects using layers, brushes, masks, selections, and other Photoshop tools while building a movie poster. This project will expose you to a variety of techniques and give you a lot of ideas that you can use in other projects. Corey steps through the project from the base image to the background, and all of the cool atmospheric effects and textures that bind the final image into a masterpiece!

KelbyOne - Demystifying Milky Way Landscape Photography



KelbyOne - Demystifying Milky Way Landscape Photography
Duration: 1h 17m | Video: .MP4 1280x720, 24fps(r) | Audio: AAC, 44100Hz, 2ch | Size: 562 MB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English
Learn how to capture breathtaking photos of the Milky Way with Erik Kuna! In this class Erik gets you up to speed on the gear you'll need, the settings you'll use, tools to help you plan your shoot, essential information about the Milky Way, and techniques to get tack sharp stars, all before heading out to some dark sky locations in the American Southwest. Erik wraps up the class with a review of some of the photos captured and some tips to help you move forward.