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T-Mobile G1 for Dummiesby Chris Ziegler
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Make the most of the first-ever Google phone -— the amazing G1 — with this fun and friendly advice
It hardly seems fair to call it a phone! Your G1 is also an administrative assistant, a jukebox, a mobile office, and several more things all rolled into one device. Don't miss out on a single cool feature — this book shows you how to use all the great Google functions, play (and even buy) music, browse the Web, add apps, and more.
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Excited about the new Google phone? T-Mobile’s G1 android phone is packed with possibilities, and T-Mobile G1 For Dummies will help you make the most of them.
This fun and friendly guide shows you how to navigate the G1’s android interface, make phone calls, view maps, manage contacts, browse the Web, and a whole lot more. Your T-Mobile G1 is so much more than a phone—it’s also an administrative assistant, movie theater, jukebox, mobile office, and several more things all rolled into one device. With T-Mobile G1 For Dummies, you can:
Don’t waste a single cool feature of your T-Mobile G1! T-Mobile G1 For Dummies shows you how to use all the great Google functions, play (and even buy) music, browse the Web, add apps, and more.
Provides information on using T-Mobile G1 phones, covering such topics as phone basics, adding Calendar appointments, using Gmail, taking photographs, watching videos, using Google Maps, and listening to music.
About the Author
Chris Ziegler is Associate Mobile Editor at Engadget, a widely read Web site ranked as the #4 site on the Internet by Technorati. Chris is a respected expert on mobile platforms who writes daily news, reviews, and editorials on the wireless industry.
Table of Contents
Part I: Introducing Android and the T-Mobile G1.
Chapter 1: Google: What’s Good in Your PC Is Good in Your Pocket.
Chapter 2: Powering On and Getting Around.
Chapter 3: The Home Screen and Status Bar.
Chapter 4: Making and Receiving Calls and Text Messages.
Part II: Putting the “Google” in Google Android.
Chapter 5: Searching.
Chapter 6: Using Gmail and Other E-Mail Services.
Chapter 7: Navigating with Google Maps.
Chapter 8: Contacts.
Chapter 9: Calendar.
Part III: Making the G1 Part of Your Life.
Chapter 10: Browsing the Web.
Chapter 11: Working with and Taking Pictures.
Chapter 12: Instant Messaging.
Chapter 13: Rock Out with the G1’s Music Player.
Chapter 14: Best of the Rest: Alarm Clock, Calculator, and YouTube.
Chapter 15: The Settings Application.
Part IV: Adding Software and Media.
Chapter 16: Buying Music with Amazon MP.
Chapter 17: Filling Your Phone with Media.
Chapter 18: The Android Market.
Part V: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 19: Ten Great Android Applications.
Chapter 20: Ten Accessories for Your G1.
Chapter 21: Ten Great Sites for Android Information.
Chapter 22: Ten Must-Play Android Games.
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