Description : An introduction to the Droid X explains how to get the most out of the device, with a hands-on approach to learning the Droid X functions and applications, a review of its features, customization tips and tricks, and instructions to help users master theDroid X.
Description : This concise Motorola Droid X manual provides step-by-step instructions on how to do everything with your Droid X FASTER. This phone is a highly customizable device that uses the Android operating system. You will unlock hidden secrets on your device, such as how to download FREE eBooks, send email, surf the web, and read news for FREE. This Droid X guide includes: Getting Started: - Button Layout - Navigating the Screens - Making Calls - Using the Speakerphone During a Voice Call - Staring a Conference Call - Managing Your Contacts - Adding a New Contact - Adding a Favorite Contact (Speed Dial) - Text Messaging - Adding Texted Phone Numbers to Contacts - Copying, Cutting, and Pasting Text - Using Swype - Sending Picture and Video Messages - Using the Internet Browser - Managing Open Browser Windows - Photos and Videos - Taking Pictures - Capturing Videos - Using the Email Application - Changing Email Options - Managing Applications - Sharing an Application - Using the Android Market to Download Applications - Reading User Reviews - Deleting an Application Advanced Topics: - Reading eBooks on the Droid X - Downloading thousands of free eBooks - Adjusting the Settings - Turning Vibration On and Off - Setting Alert Sounds - Changing the Wallpaper - Setting a Pattern Lock - Changing Keyboard Settings - Changing Photo Settings - Turning Bluetooth On and Off - Turning Wi-Fi On and Off - Turning Airplane Mode On and Off - Tips and Tricks - Using Voice Search - Maximizing Battery Life - Resetting Your Droid X - Viewing the Full Horizontal Keyboard - Calling a Number on a Website - Troubleshooting - List of Droid-friendly websites that save you time typing in long URL addresses
Description : If you have a Droid series smartphone—Droid, Droid X, Droid 2, or Droid 2 Global—and are eager to get the most out of your device, Droids Made Simple is perfect for you. Authors Martin Trautschold, Gary Mazo and Marziah Karch guide you through all of the features, tips, and tricks using their proven combination of clear instructions and detailed visuals. With hundreds of annotated screenshots and step-by-step directions, Droids Made Simple will transform you into a Droid expert, improving your productivity, and most importantly, helping you take advantage of all of the cool features that come with these powerful smartphones.
Description : Droid X2 has more power and better graphics than its predecessor, but it still doesn’t offer a printed guide to its amazing features. This Missing Manual helps you dig deep into everything Droid X2 can do. Learn how to shop, keep in touch, play with photos, listen to music, and even do some work. Unleash the power of this popular device with expert advice. The important stuff you need to know: Get organized. Sync Droid X2 with Google Calendar, Exchange, and Outlook. Go online. Navigate the Web, use email, and tap into Facebook and Twitter. Listen to tunes. Play and manage music using Droid X2’s Music app and Google’s Music Cloud Player. Shoot photos and video. View and edit photos, slideshows, and video in the Gallery. Connect to Google Maps. Use geotagging and get turn-by-turn directions. Stay productive. Create, edit, and store documents with Google Docs and Microsoft Office.
Description : What do you get when you cross a Mac with an iPad? OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion. Its 200 new features include iPaddish goodies like dictation, Notification Center, and Reminders—but not a single page of instructions. Fortunately, David Pogue is back, with the expertise and humor that have made this the #1 bestselling Mac book for over 10 years straight. Big-ticket changes. Twitter and Facebook intgration. Air-Play TV mirroring. Power Nap. Game Center. Documents in the Cloud. iMessages. Gatekeeper. If Apple wrote it, this book covers it. Mountain Lion Watch. This book demystifies the hundreds of smaller enhancements, too, in all 50 programs that come with the Mac: Safari, Mail, Messages, Preview… Shortcuts. This must be the tippiest, trickiest Mac book ever written. Undocumented surprises await on every page. Power users. Security, accounts, networking, build-your own Services, file sharing with Windows—this one witty, expert guide makes it all crystal clear. There's something new on practically every page of this new edition, and David Pogue brings his celebrated wit and expertise to every one of them. Apple's brought a new cat to town, and Mac OS X Mountain Lion: The Missing Manual is the best way to tame it.
Description : Get all the amazing power your Android smartphone has to offer! The Motorola Droid has quickly become the fastest-selling smartphone, giving the iPhone a run for its money. This little book is packed with big tips for getting more into, and out of, an Android OS phone than ever thought possible. You’ll learn to take full advantage of features such as the high-resolution digital camera, GPS, e-mail, Web browsing, location-based mapping, Google Calendar and Google Docs, hundreds of readily available apps, and tricks such as scanning a barcode to get product reviews or translating foreign signs. Motorola Droid sales are booming, fueled by the Android OS’s amazing versatility and open access to apps This book shows how to put anything on an Android phone: old movies, TV shows, music, spreadsheets, presentations, Word documents, and much more Covers all the basic features such as Web browsing, using Facebook and Twitter, taking photos, playing music, and using e-mail Offers dozens of high-level tips and tricks for maximizing turn-by-turn navigation, using an Android as a broadband modem, scanning a barcode to access product reviews and comparing prices, syncing with Google services, and photographing objects for Google to identify Android Fully Loaded enables you to take maximum advantage of your Android OS smartphone.
Description : With the proliferation of smartphones and tablets, apps have taken the world by storm and captured the collective imagination. They range in nature from delightfully frivolous and whimsical to sturdily practical and utilitarian, simple and straightforward to dazzlingly elaborate. In an incredibly brief period of time, they have become fundamental to the smooth and pleasurable functioning of most people's daily lives. App designers are the new rock stars of the programming world. Any teen seeking to learn what apps are, how they work, and how they can be designed, programmed, tested, and sold to the highest bidder will find all these questions answered in these pages. This hands-on, how-to resource packed with practical insider information is sure to help launch many of the next great apps soon to be downloaded to mobile devices. Its emphasis on career-building, science, and digital literacy content fully satisfies Reading Anchor Standard 10 of the Common Core Curriculum.