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iPhone The Missing Manual: Covers the iPhone 3G, 2nd Edition Revisedby David Pogue
Synopses & Reviews
The new iPhone 3G is here, and New York Times tech columnist David Pogue is on top of it with a thoroughly updated edition of iPhone: The Missing Manual. With its faster downloads, touch-screen iPod, and best-ever mobile Web browser, the new affordable iPhone is packed with possibilities. But without an objective guide like this one, you'll never unlock all it can do for you.
Teeming with high-quality color graphics and filled with humor, tips, tricks, and surprises, iPhone: The Missing Manual quickly teaches you how to set up, accessorize, and troubleshoot your iPhone. Instead of fumbling around, take advantage of this device with the manual that should have been in the box. It's your call.
Book News Annotation:
Pogue, the weekly tech columnist for the New York Times, offers a witty, authoritative, color-illustrated guide to Apple's iPhone and iPhone 3G, covering the gadget's telephone, music, sound, photo, video, and online features, as well as applications, synching the iPhone, and the corporate iPhone. Appendices cover setup and signup, accessories, and troubleshooting and maintenance. Step-by-step directions are illustrated with color screen shots. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
New iPhones with the latest features will be released this summer, and "New York Times" technology columnist and Missing Manual series creator Pogue is right on top of it with a thoroughly updated edition of "iPhone: The Missing Manual."
About the Author
David Pogue is the personal-technology columnist for the New York Times. Each week, he contributes a print column, an online column and an online video. His daily blog, "Pogue's Posts," is the Times's most popular blog.
David is also an Emmy award-winning tech correspondent for CBS News and a frequent guest on NPR's "Morning Edition." His trademark comic tech videos appear each Thursday morning on CNBC.
With over 3 million books in print, David is one of the world's bestselling how-to authors. He launched his own series of complete, funny computer books called the Missing Manual series, which now includes 60 titles.
David graduated summa cum laude from Yale in 1985, with distinction in Music, and he spent ten years conducting and arranging Broadway musicals in New York.
He's been profiled on both "48 Hours" and "60 Minutes."
Table of Contents
The Missing Credits Introduction Part I: The Phone as Phone Chapter 1: The Guided Tour Chapter 2: Phone Calls Chapter 3: Fancy Phone Tricks Part II: The iPhone as iPod Chapter 4: Music and Video Chapter 5: Photos and Camera Part III: The iPhone Online Chapter 6: Getting Online Chapter 7: The Web Chapter 8: Email Part IV: iphone_apps Chapter 9: Maps and Apps Chapter 10: Custom Ringtones Chapter 11: The App Store Part V: Beyond iPhone Chapter 12: iTunes for iPhoners Chapter 13: Syncing the iPhone Chapter 14: MobileMe Chapter 15: The Corporate iPhone Chapter 16: Settings Part VI: Appendixes Setup and Signup Accessories Troubleshooting and Maintenance
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