Jeff Porter – Lost Sound The Forgotten Art of Radio Storytelling

Jeff Porter – Lost Sound: The Forgotten Art of Radio Storytelling
English | Size: 288.73 MB
Category: Entertainment Business


In Lost Sound, Jeff Porter examines the vital interplay between acoustic techniques and modernist practices in the growth of radio.

Concentrating on the 1930s through the 1970s, but also speaking to the rising popularity of today’s narrative broadcasts, Porter’s close readings of key radio programs show how writers adapted literary techniques to an acoustic medium with great effect. Addressing avant-garde sound poetry and experimental literature on the air, alongside industry policy and network economics, Porter identifies the ways radio challenged the conventional distinctions between highbrow and lowbrow cultural content to produce a dynamic popular culture. [Read more…]

ITPro TV – Social Engineering

ITPro TV – Social Engineering
English | Size: 13 GB
Category: Video Training


In this series, Daniel and Tom take you through the “DNA” of Social Engineering. They will look into the history of Social Engineering to see where it began and how it has evolved. They will also discuss the tactics, concepts, and tools used by Social Engineers to elicit information from their targets. They also dive into the psychological component of both the attackers as well as the targets and point to documented examples for illustrative purposes. [Read more…]

The Andrew Marr Show (18th December 2016)

The Andrew Marr Show (18th December 2016)
English | Size: 450.00 MB
Category: News / World Reports


Former BBC political editor Andrew Marr talks to key politicians and cultural figures. Includes a review of the Sunday newspapers, weather forecast and news bulletin. [Read more…]

Showtime – Years Of Living Dangerously Season 1

Showtime – Years Of Living Dangerously Season 1
English | Size: 3.54 GB
Category: Documentaries|Misc


Years of Living Dangerously is an American documentary television series focusing on global warming. The first season, of nine weekly episodes, premiered in the US on April 13, 2014, on Showtime. It won an Emmy Award as Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series. [Read more…]

Robert W Merry – A Country of Vast Designs Unabridged

Robert W Merry – A Country of Vast Designs Unabridged
English | Size: 1.02 GB
Category: Audio


When James K. Polk was elected president in 1844, the United States was locked in a bitter diplomatic struggle with Britain over the rich lands of the Oregon Territory, which included what is now Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. Texas, not yet part of the Union, was threatened by a more powerful Mexico. And the territories north and west of Texas – what would become California, Nevada, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico, and part of Colorado – belonged to Mexico. [Read more…]

Channel 5 – World’s Busiest Hotel

Channel 5 – World’s Busiest Hotel
English | Size: 420.20 MB
Category: Documentaries|Misc


More people visit the Venetian hotel in Las Vegas, according to World’s Busiest Hotel (Channel 5), than visit Venice itself. Whoa! That’s extraordinary, isn’t it? (After speaking to various tourist boards, I’m still not sure if it’s true – it seems to depend on whether you count the cruise ships in Venice.) And more than a bit depressing. Plus Vegas gets more tourists than the whole of Great Britain does. Again, whoa. And wow, and why? [Read more…]

O’reilly Mastering Advanced Git

oreilly_mastering_advanced_git
English | Size: 2.05 GB
Category: Tutorial


Go beyond the basics and take Git to a higher level of productivity. If you’re familiar with this popular distributed revision control system (DVCS), Mastering Advanced Git will help you leverage Git’s powerful yet underused advanced features
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Lynda – Electronics Foundations – Fundamentals

Lynda – Electronics Foundations – Fundamentals
English | Size: 529.71 MB
Category: Tutorial


Working with electronics can be a ton of fun, but it can also be a bit confusing-especially when you’re first learning. In this course, electrical engineer Barron Stone uses easy-to-understand analogies to break down the fundamental concepts of voltage, current, resistance, and power. After you review the science behind electricity, Barron applies those concepts to build basic circuits. [Read more…]

RPC Automobiles Vol 3

RPC Automobiles Vol 3
English | Size:228 MB
Category: Photo


ArchVision’s RPC Automobiles Vol. 3 collection contains 4 photorealistic, ready-to-render automobiles.
* BMW Z3
* Lexus RX 300
* Nissan 300ZX
* Range Rover [Read more…]

The Universe – Season 4 (2009)

The Universe – Season 4 (2009)
English | Size: 7.14 GB
Category: Astronomy / Space


For most, it’s the deadly centerpiece of the film Star Wars. But in truth, real death stars are in the final stage of life before they explode into supernovae and, occasionally, the biggest blast in the universe–the gamma ray burst (GRB). One death star, named WR104, lurks 8,000 light-years from Earth and some believe its GRB arrow is aimed directly at us. [Read more…]