Wiley Introduces New OS X Lion Books

To support Apple’s announcement of the release of their latest operating system, OS X Lion, Wiley is bringing to market a series of new titles covering the topic for every level of user.

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Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) July 22, 2011

To support Apple’s announcement of the release of their latest operating system, OS X Lion, Wiley is bringing to market a series of new titles covering the topic for every level of user:

Teach Yourself VISUALLY Mac OS X Lion (ISBN: 9781118022412) by Paul McFedries
August 2011; US $29.99
Using full color screenshots and illustrations, plus straight-forward step-by-step instructions, Teach Yourself VISUALLY Mac OS X Lion shows readers what they need to use OS X Lion, customize their Mac, explore iLife '11 digital media applications, and discover what's new with the latest OS from Apple, including the multi-touch trackpad, Mission Control and App Store functionality built into OS X Lion.
http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1118022416.html

Mac OS X Lion For Dummies (ISBN: 9781118022054) by Bob LeVitus
August 2011; US $24.99
Veteran For Dummies author and longtime Mac guru Bob “Dr. Mac” LeVitus helps new Mac users and users upgrading to Lion get started with the latest Mac operating system in this friendly, full-color guide. Mac OS X Lion For Dummies walks readers through the basics and delves into the over 250 new features including Multi-Touch gestures, Mission Control, Launchpad, Full-Screen apps, Versions, FaceTime and the Mac App Store, that are part of the Lion release.
http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-111802205X.html

Mac OS X Lion Simplified (ISBN: 9781118022405) by Paul McFedries
August 2011; US $24.99
For readers looking to gain a general understanding of the new Mac operating system and some of the common peripherals associated with it, this book is a perfect introduction. Mac OS X Lion Simplified demonstrates basic tasks readers need to help them get started using OS X Lion. These include working with files, customizing their computer, exploring iPhoto and iMovie applications, and navigating the exciting new features in the latest version of Apple's popular operating system.
http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1118022408.html

Mac OS X Lion Bible (ISBN: 9781118023761) by Galen Gruman
August 2011; US $39.99
Written by veteran author and industry expert, Galen Gruman, this book provides a comprehensive reference for all thing OS X Lion. Perfect for new Mac OS X users, as well as experienced users who want to know how to use the newest features of Apple’s desktop OS, this tutorial/reference not only covers the basics, but also offers tips, tricks and advanced information for those ready to step up to the next level with their Macs.
http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1118023765.html

Mac OS X Lion All-in-One For Dummies (ISBN: 9781118022061) by Mark L. Chambers
August 2011; US $34.99
In addition to highlighting the new Lion features, this easy-to-follow guide features eight self-contained minibooks covering every phase of navigating, customizing and expanding OS X Lion – the iLife and iWork applications, maintenance and troubleshooting, Internet activities and much more. From the basics of Spotlight, Finder, Launchpad and Mission Control to more advanced advice on using AppleScript, security and setting up a network, Mac OS X Lion All-in-One For Dummies has something for every Mac user – intro to pro.
http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1118022068.html

Mac OS X Lion Portable Genius (ISBN: 9781118022399) by Dwight Spivey
September 2011; US $30.00
Mac OS X Lion Portable Genius provides readers with the most accessible, useful information possible by giving readers tips and techniques for the most used features in the operating system. A handy smaller trim size makes it easy for readers to carry with them essential information on the hottest tips and tricks for Mac OS Lion. They'll find savvy advice on everything from simple tasks like getting started to intermediate information that covers how to use the coolest features of the new Mac operating system.
http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1118022394.html

Mac OS X Lion Server For Dummies (ISBN: 9781118027721) by John Rizzo
November 2011; US $29.99
Mac OS X Lion Server For Dummies is the perfect book to help administrators set up Apple’s new OS X Lion Server. Lion Server is the ideal way to administer a Mac network in the growing number of corporate settings now adopting Macs. This easy guide will help readers learn to secure, configure, and troubleshoot the network, provide support for mobile devices like iPhone and iPad, incorporate a Mac subnet into the Windows Active Directory, and take advantage of services including iCal Server, Podcast Producer, Wiki Server, iChat Server, Mail Services and more.

Mac OS X Lion Server Bible (ISBN: 9781118031735) by Richard Wentk
February 2012; US $49.99
Mac OS X Lion Server Bible is an in depth guide to administering, deploying and updating the much anticipated next generation of Apple's economic server. Topics are expected to include installation and configuration of services, account authentication and authorization, using open directory, using print services, using file services, managing accounts, deployment solutions, using Apple Remote Desktop, Enterprise solutions, command line control and a host of open source applications such as iChat Theater, Mail, iCal, Podcast Producer and more. This latest edition will be fully updated to cover all the latest features of the next version of the Apple's Mac OS Server.

Additional new books with OS X Lion information include: Switching to Mac For Dummies, Mac OS X Lion Edition (ISBN: 9781118024461, September 2011); Switching to a Mac Portable Genius, 2nd Edition (ISBN: 9780470874400, September 2011); MacBook Portable Genius, Third Edition (ISBN: 9780470642030, October 2011); MacBook Pro Portable Genius, Third Edition (ISBN: 9780470642047, August 2011); Teach Yourself VISUALLY MacBook, Third Edition (ISBN: 9781118112915, September 2011), iMac Portable Genius, Third Edition (ISBN: 9781118147580, October 2011) and Teach Yourself VISUALLY iMac, 2ndEdition (ISBN: 9781118147627, October 2011).

For more information, please call or email Chantal Kowalski at 317.572.3492 or ckowalski(at)wiley(dot)com.

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