Best Mobile & Wireless Telecommunications Books
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1. The Art of Invisibility: The World's Most Famous Hacker Teaches You How to Be Safe in the Age of Big Brother and Big Data
Author: by Kevin Mitnick
Back Bay Books
Real-world advice on how to be invisible online from “the FBI’s most wanted hacker” (Wired). Be online without leaving a trace. Your every step online is being tracked and stored, and your identity literally stolen. Big companies and big governments want to know and exploit what you do, and privacy is a luxury few can afford or understand.
In this explosive yet practical book, Kevin Mitnick uses true-life stories to show exactly what is happening without your knowledge, teaching you “the art of invisibility” – online and real-world tactics to protect you and your family, using easy step-by-step instructions.
Reading this book, you will learn everything from password protection and smart Wi-Fi usage to advanced techniques designed to maximize your anonymity. Kevin Mitnick knows exactly how vulnerabilities can be exploited and just what to do to prevent that from happening.
The world’s most famous – and formerly the US government’s most wanted – computer hacker, he has hacked into some of the country’s most powerful and seemingly impenetrable agencies and companies, and at one point was on a three-year run from the FBI.
2. Samsung Galaxy S21 For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech))
Author: by Bill Hughes
Feeling hamstrung by your new Samsung? Figure out how to navigate your new phone in no time Your Samsung Galaxy comes packed with features you’ll use every day, and Samsung Galaxy S21 For Dummies is your guide to exploring them.
What do you want to do first? Send a text or email? Take photos and videos?Make a basic call?Play games?Shop? This handy guide can help you do all that and so much more. Get an overview of the buttons, screens, and apps that are essential to operating your new phone Manage your contacts so you can stay connected with calls, emails, or texts Surf the web and find new games and apps in the Google Play Store Customize your phone with ringtones, wallpaper, and awesome accessories Watch videos and movies, shoot your own videos, and take photos Boost your productivity with calendar, GPS, and productivity apps Secure your Samsung Galaxy with your face ID, thumbprint, and Screen Lock Not only does Samsung Galaxy S21 For Dummies describe features and walk you through steps to use your new phone, it also shows you what the screens look like and where to tap to make things happen.
3. The Hobbyist's Guide to the RTL-SDR: Really Cheap Software Defined Radio
Author: by Mr. Carl Laufer
A comprehensive guide to the RTL2832U RTL-SDR software defined radio by the authors of the RTL-SDR Blog. The RTL-SDR is a super cheap software defined radio based on DVB-T TV dongles that can be found for under $20. This book is about tips and tutorials that show you how to get the most out of your RTL-SDR dongle.
Most projects described in this book are also compatible with other wideband SDRs such as the HackRF, Airspy and SDRPlay RSP.What’s in the book? Learn how to set up your RTL-SDR with various free software defined radio programs such as SDR#, HDSDR, SDR-Radio and more.
Learn all the little tricks and oddities that the dongle has. A whole chapter dedicated to improving the RTL-SDR’s performance. Dozens of tutorials for fun RTL-SDR based projects such as ADS-B aircraft radar, AIS boat radar, ACARS decoding, receiving NOAA and Meteor-M2 weather satellite images, listening to and following trunked radios, decoding digital voice P25/DMR signals, decoding weather balloon telemetry, receiving DAB radio, analysing GSM and listening to TETRA signals, decoding pagers, receiving various HF signals such as ham radio modes, weatherfax and DRM radio, decoding digital D-STAR voice, an introduction to GNU Radio, decoding RDS, decoding APRS, measuring filters and SWR with low cost equipment, receiving Inmarsat, AERO and Iridium L-Band satellite data, and many many more projects!
4. Radiation Nation: Fallout of Modern Technology – Your Complete Guide to EMF Protection & Safety: The Proven Health Risks of Electromagnetic Radiation (EMF) & What to Do Protect Yourself & Family
Author: by Daniel T. DeBaun
An Invisible Danger on the RiseYou eat organic and non-GMO food. You only drink purified water. You take care of yourself and your family’s health. But could there be a silent, invisible danger causing potential harm to you and your loved ones?There could.
And it’s called electromagnetic frequency (EMF) radiation and it’s one of fastest growing health issues facing our society. EMF radiation produced by modern technology such as 5G, cell phones, tablets, laptops, Wi-Fi, and smart meters is an emerging health threat, and we are all guinea pigs in a giant experiment with many unknown consequences.
But Aren’t These Technologies Regulated and Safe? Surely the government and other regulatory agencies make sure these technologies are completely safe before they are approved for wide-spread use, right?Think again. Ninety-five percent of American adults use cell phones regularly.
Most households have Wi-Fi. And even schools are increasingly becoming dependent on wireless devices. And yet none of these technologies have been proven safe to humans for long-term exposure. In fact, science confirms that the EMF emitted from common electronic devices can cause definite biological changes in the body, and mounting research has already shown it can lead to a long list of health concerns some of which can be pretty serious.
5. Understanding GPS/GNSS: Principles and Applications, Third Edition (Gnss Technology and Applications Series)
Author: by Elliott Kaplan
This thoroughly updated third edition of an Artech House bestseller brings together a team of leading experts providing a current and comprehensive treatment of the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) that readers won t find in other resources. Packed with brand new material, this third edition includes new chapters on the system engineering details of GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, Beidou (BDS), and regional systems, such as the Quasi Zenith Satellite System (QZSS) and Navigation with Indian Constellation (NavIC).
Readers also find new coverage of GNSS receivers, disruptions, errors, stand-alone GNSS performance, and differential and precise point positioning. This single-source reference provides both a quick overview of GNSS essentials and an in-depth treatment of advanced topics and explores all the latest advances in technology, applications, and systems.
Readers are guided in the development of new applications and on how to evaluate their performance. It explains all the differential GNSS services available to help decide which is best for a particular application. The book discusses the integration of GNSS with other sensors and network assistance.
6. 5G New Radio in Bullets (Colour)
Author: by Chris Johnson
This is the Colour version of ‘5G New Radio in Bullets’, printed as a paperback with 590 pages and dimensions of 21.6 x 27.9 cm. This book provides a comprehensive description of the 5G New Radio (NR) radio access network. The content is aimed towards anyone wishing to learn the basics, or to develop a more thorough understanding.
The content is presented in the form of bullet points to keep it concise and to allow rapid access to the key information. The text includes both introductory and advanced topics and is supported by more than 480 illustrations and 350 tables.
The book is based upon the release 15 version of the specifications. Practical Radio Network Planning topics are discussed after presenting the theoretical background. The content is organised as: Fundamentals; Air Interface; Downlink Signals and Channels; Downlink Transmission Schemes; Flow of Downlink Data; System Information; Uplink Signals and Channels; Uplink Transmission Schemes; Beam Management; UE Measurements; Idle Mode Procedures; Physical and MAC Layer Procedures; Voice Services; Signalling Procedures; Radio Network Planning; Dynamic Spectrum Sharing.
7. 5G NR: The Next Generation Wireless Access Technology
Author: by Erik Dahlman
5G NR: The Next Generation Wireless Access Technology, Second Edition, follows the authors’ highly celebrated books on 3G and 4G and provides a new level of insight into 5G NR. After background discussion of 5G, including requirements, spectrum aspects, and the standardization timeline, all technology features of the first phase of NR are described in detail.
The book covers the NR physical-layer structure and higher-layer protocols, RF and spectrum aspects, and co-existence and interworking with LTE. The book provides a good foundation in NR and different NR technology components, giving insight into why a certain solution has been selected.
This second edition is updated to reflect the latest developments in Release 16 and includes brand new chapters on: NR in unlicensed spectrum; NR-U in Rel-16; IAB; V2X and sidelink in Rel-16; industrial IoT; IIoT and referring to the URLLC enhancements for PDCCH; RIM/CL; and positioning.
Also included are the key radio-related requirements of NR; design principles; technical features of basic NR transmission structureshowing where it was inherited from LTE, where it deviates from it, and the reasons why NR multi-antenna transmission functionality; detailed description of the signals and functionality of the initial NR access, including signals for synchronization and system information; random access and paging; LTE/NR co-existence in the same spectrum and the benefits of their interworking as one system; and different aspects of mobility in NR.
8. The Mobile Wave: How Mobile Intelligence Will Change Everything
Author: by Michael J. Saylor
In the tradition of international bestsellers, Future Shock and Megatrends, Michael J. Saylor, CEO of MicroStrategy, brings TheMobile Wave, a ground-breaking analysis of the impact of mobile intelligence – the fifth wave of computer technology. The Mobile Waveargues that the changes brought by mobile computing are so big and widespread that it’s impossible for us to see it all, even though we are all immersed in it.
Saylor explains that the current generation of mobile smart phones and tablet computers has set the stage to become the universal computing platform for the world. In the hands of billions of people and accessible anywhere and anytime, mobile computers are poised to become an appendage of the human being and an essential tool for modern life.
With the perspective of a historian, the precision of a technologist, and the pragmatism of a CEO, Saylor provides a panoramic view of the future mobile world. He describes how: A Harvard education will be available to anyone with the touch of a screen.
9. iPhone SE 2020 User Guide for Seniors: The Detailed and Illustrated Manual to Master the Second Generation iPhone SE on the new iOS 14
Author: by Abraham Bentley
The Illustrated User Guide to the iPhone SE 2020 for iOS 14 The iPhone SE is one of the best phones you can get for under $400. The device offers fast speed and has similar camera features with other pricier phones like the iPhone 11.
The battery life is superb and can stay in water for up to thirty minutes. The iPhone runs on the A13 Bionic chip and has a screen display size of 4. 7 inches, perfect for persons who like a smaller phone. There is so much you can achieve with the iPhone SE.
In this book, you will learn how to use all the basic and advanced features of the iPhone SE, including hidden tips and tricks. The guide is perfect for both new users, advanced and expert users. You will find clear images and step by step instructions that are easy to read and well organized.
Here is a preview of what you will learn:How to Set up your iPhone SESet Up your Cellular Plan with eSIMMove from an Android Device to iPhone SEManage Apple ID and iCloud Settings on iPhoneSet Up Apple PaySet Up Apple Pay CashHow to Request Payment with Apple Pay CashTake a Screenshot or Screen Recording On iPhone SEChange iPhone SE Sounds and Vibrations.
10. Programming Amateur Radios with CHIRP: Ham Radio Setups Made Easy (Amateur Radio for Beginners)
Author: by Brian Schell
Back in my day, radios came with a CW key and a frequency knob, and that was all we needed. Every Old Ham CurmudgeonOK, that’s probably a slight exaggeration, but radios were a lot simpler in the distant past, when everything was station-to-station, and most communications were some flavor of HF.
Nowadays, we have HF, VHF, UHF, digital modes, CW/SSB/AM/FM/MW, repeaters with offsets, repeaters with tones, User IDs, reflectors, talk groups, and who-knows-what coming down the road for next year. There are a lot of modes, tones, offsets, and little nit-picky details that have to go into our radios before we can even make a call.
On the other hand, radios, especially handheld models, continue to get smaller, lighter, and generally have fewer physical buttons and controls. This is good in that it keeps costs down, adds to durability, and allows for waterproofing, but it doesn’t make programming them any easier.
Fortunately, we have computers to handle all the programming stuff for us. Just hook the radio up to the computer, enter in all your information, transfer the frequency and channel data into the radio, and you’re good to go. Sounds simple, doesn’t it?
11. iPhone 12, iPhone Pro and iPhone Pro Max User Guide: The Complete Beginners and Seniors Manual to Master iPhone 12 and iOS 14 (Tech Explained)
Author: by Colombo Publishing Company
Are you looking forward to buy one of the newest iPhones landed this year but you would like to know which of them could be the best for you? Although it was a bit later than usual, the Apple iPhone 12 series landed in October.
The newest iteration of the smartphone series features four new iPhones across a range of prices. As such, Apple has designed its new lineup to reach a wide array of customers with different needs and budgets. The phones are meant to tempt users new and advanced with a bevy of new features.
These are some of the most exciting new iPhones we’ve seen from Apple in years. The headline feature this year, is all phones come with 5G, for improved mobile data download and upload speeds in areas with sufficient 5G antennas.
Learn how to use these cutting-edge smartphones at their full potential could be really difficult at the beginning, especially if you’re a new iPhone user. Iphone 12, iphone Pro and iphone Pro Max User Guide will help you to get started, choose the best product for you and use your smartphone at its full potential.
12. 5G New Radio in Bullets
Author: by Chris Johnson
This is the Black and White version of ‘5G New Radio in Bullets’, printed as a paperback with 590 pages and dimensions of 21.6 x 27.9 cm. This book provides a comprehensive description of the 5G New Radio (NR) radio access network.
The content is aimed towards anyone wishing to learn the basics, or to develop a more thorough understanding. The content is presented in the form of bullet points to keep it concise and to allow rapid access to the key information.
The text includes both introductory and advanced topics and is supported by more than 480 illustrations and 350 tables. The book is based upon the release 15 version of the specifications. Practical Radio Network Planning topics are discussed after presenting the theoretical background.
The content is organised as: Fundamentals; Air Interface; Downlink Signals and Channels; Downlink Transmission Schemes; Flow of Downlink Data; System Information; Uplink Signals and Channels; Uplink Transmission Schemes; Beam Management; UE Measurements; Idle Mode Procedures; Physical and MAC Layer Procedures; Voice Services; Signalling Procedures; Radio Network Planning; Dynamic Spectrum Sharing.
5G Radio Access Network Architecture: The Dark Side of 5G (Wiley – IEEE)
Author: by Sasha Sirotkin
Written by industry insiders with state of the art research at their fingertips, this book describes the Radio Access Network (RAN) architecture, starting with currently deployed 4G, followed by the description of 5G requirements and why re-thinking of the RAN architecture is needed to support these.
Based on these considerations, it explains the 5G RAN (also referred as NG-RAN) network architecture, defined in 3GPP, O-RAN and Small Cell Forum. The aim is not merely to cover relevant standards and technologies as a purely academic exercise (although a significant part of the book is dedicated to these), but to augment these by explanations about why certain standards decisions have been made and how various NG-RAN architecture options can be deployed in real networks.
With 5G deployments coming up, there is a desire to re-think the RAN architecture to ensure 5G networks can deliver the promised throughput and low latency KPIs in a sustainable fashion. Furthermore, there is a desire (at least from some companies) to change the proprietary nature of the RAN.
14. Practical Antenna Handbook 5/e
Author: by Joseph Carr
McGraw-Hill Education TAB
Publisher’s Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. THE DEFINITIVE ANTENNA REFERENCE-FULLY REVISED AND EXPANDED! Design and build your own antennas with the help of this unique guide.
Updated and revised to provide clear answers to questions frequently asked by hobbyists and electronics technicians, Practical Antenna Handbook, Fifth Edition blends theoretical concepts with hands-on experience-requiring only high school mathematicsReorganized to flow logically from broad physical principles to specific antenna design and construction techniques, the book begins by covering the fundamentals.
Then the half-wave dipole is discussed both as an excellent antenna in its own right and as a conceptual tool for predicting the performance of other designs. Transmission line impedance matching techniques-and a companion Smith chart tutorial-lead into “must have” accessories for tuning, monitoring, and troubleshooting antenna system performance.
15. Amazon Echo Show 5 & Echo Show 8 The Complete User Guide – Learn to Use Your Echo Show Like A Pro: Includes Alexa Skills, Tips and Tricks
Author: by CJ Andersen
It’s Back!New chapters, examples, and insights; all infused with the timeless concepts and theories that have helped RF engineers for the past 25 years! RF circuit design is now more important than ever as we find ourselves in an increasingly wireless world.
Radio is the backbone of today’s wireless industry with protocols such as Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, WiMax, and ZigBee. Most, if not all, mobile devices have an RF component and this book tells the reader how to design and integrate that component in a very practical fashion.
This book has been updated to include today’s integrated circuit (IC) and system-level design issues as well as keeping its classic “wire lead” material. Design Concepts and Tools Include The Basics: Wires, Resistors, Capacitors, Inductors Resonant Circuits: Resonance, Insertion Loss Filter Design: High-pass, Bandpass, Band-rejection Impedance Matching: The L Network, Smith Charts, Software Design Tools Transistors: Materials, Y Parameters, S Parameters Small Signal RF Amplifier: Transistor Biasing, Y Parameters, S Parameters RF Power Amplifiers: Automatic Shutdown Circuitry , Broadband Transformers, Practical Winding Hints RF Front-End: Architectures, Software-Defined Radios, ADC’s Effects RF Design Tools: Languages, Flow, Modeling Check out this book’s companion Web site at: for full-color Smith Charts and extra content!