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Nexus Tablets for Dummies

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Learn to:
  • Navigate your tablet, use built-in apps, and surf the web
  • Load up on movies, eBooks, games, and music from Google Play
  • Manage your schedule, video chat, and connect with social media

Want more from your digital life? Take one Nexus tablet and Dan Gookin's advice!

Computers are so 20th century. With your Nexus tablet, you can communicate via Skype, e-mail, voice, Facebook, or Twitter; search the web and share what you find; join a Google+ Hangout; locate a restaurant; take a picture; watch a movie; read an eBook; download the latest games; and do it all from wherever you want. It's easy when Dan Gookin shows you how!

  • Commence tablet activities — set up your Nexus, work the lock screens, and explore apps
  • We have contact — use the People app to make calls, reach contacts via social networking, and send them e-mail
  • You are here — find out where you are or locate a business or point of interest with the Maps app
  • Now hear this — play music, create playlists, and shop the Google Play Store for books, movies, apps, and more
  • Hit the road — use the mobile data network, print from the cloud, and connect to Wi-Fi on the go

Open the book and find:

  • How to talk to your tablet and use it for making phone calls
  • Helpful web-browsing hints and tips on searching with Chrome
  • What Google+ has to offer
  • Advice on taking great photos and video-chatting with Skype
  • Ways to synchronize your files
  • All about Bluetooth and Android Beam
  • Suggestions for traveling with your Nexus tablet
  • Troubleshooting help and secrets for preserving battery life

Synopsis:

Leverage the power of Google's revolutionary Nexus tablet with help from Dan Gookin and For Dummies

Google's Nexus tablet is gaining market share at a rapid rate and offers a fantastic feature set at a price that is sure to please gamers, movie-watchers, e-book fans, and casual tablet users alike. Legendary For Dummies author Dan Gookin reviews all your tablet's features in this friendly guide, showing you just how to take advantage of the Nexus tablet you know and love. From using the built-in web browser to buying and downloading e-books, watching streaming video, taking and sharing photos, keeping in touch with social media, playing games, shopping in the Google Play Store, and customizing your device, you'll enjoy Dan's unique way of navigating the Nexus tablet.

  • Includes coverage of the Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 tablet
  • Explains how to navigate the touchscreen, use the pre-installed Google applications, work with the Android operating system, and connect to a Wi-Fi network
  • Walks you through shopping for and downloading e-books, apps, and games; creating a slideshow from your photos; side-loading videos and music from your PC; conferencing with your Nexus; and much more

Nexus Tablets For Dummies is simply the best way to learn how to take your new Nexus tablet to the next level.

Synopsis:

Nexus X For Dummies provides readers with all the information they need in order to get the most out of their tablet. Key topics covered include:

•      Introducing the Android tablet concept.

•      Navigating the technical aspects of Nexus X, including touchscreen technology, wireless access, software updates

•      Downloading and shopping for e-books.

•      Using the built-in Web browser on the Internet

•      Watching streaming video

•      Creating a slideshow of photos from your digital camera.

•      Side-loading videos and music from your personal computer.

•      Taking pictures and conferencing with your Nexus X

•      Reading an e-book

•      Using the Android-based applications that come with the Nexus X.

•      Personalizing and customizing the Nexus X, including accessories

About the Author

Dan Gookin is the bestselling author who wrote the original For Dummies book in 1991. Today, he enjoys worldwide success with more than 12 million copies of his books in print and translations into 32 languages. Visit Dan at www.wambooli.com.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part I: Getting Started with Nexus Tablets 7

Chapter 1: Behold the Nexus 9

Chapter 2: How It Works 23

Chapter 3: Text Typing and Editing 39

Part II: Keep in Touch 53

Chapter 4: Your Friends 55

Chapter 5: Messages of the Electronic Kind 67

Chapter 6: On the Web 81

Chapter 7: Your Digital Social Life 93

Chapter 8: Text Chat, Video Chat, and Phone Calls 105

Part III: But Wait — There’s More! 115

Chapter 9: There's a Map for That 117

Chapter 10: Picture This 129

Chapter 11: Name That Tune 143

Chapter 12: Amazing Feats 153

Chapter 13: More Apps at the Play Store 169

Part IV: Nuts and Bolts 179

Chapter 14: To Be Wireless 181

Chapter 15: Connect and Share 191

Chapter 16: On the Road 199

Chapter 17: Customize Your Nexus Tablet 203

Chapter 18: Maintenance and Troubleshooting 221

Part V: The Part of Tens 233

Chapter 19: Ten Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts 235

Chapter 20: Ten Things to Remember 243

Index 247

Product Details

ISBN:
9781118772430
Author:
Gookin, Dan
Publisher:
For Dummies
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Subject:
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Subject:
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Subject:
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Subject:
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Subject:
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Subject:
Nexus 7, Nexus 10, Google Nexus, Google Tablet, nexus tablet guide; google tablet guide; learn to use nexus tablet; books about nexus tablet; how to use nexus tablet; how to set up a nexus tablet; learn to use google tablet; Dan Gookin; Dan Gookin books;
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Edition Description:
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Publication Date:
20131104
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
228.6 x 154.9 x 16.8 mm 18.56 oz

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"Synopsis" by , Leverage the power of Google's revolutionary Nexus tablet with help from Dan Gookin and For Dummies

Google's Nexus tablet is gaining market share at a rapid rate and offers a fantastic feature set at a price that is sure to please gamers, movie-watchers, e-book fans, and casual tablet users alike. Legendary For Dummies author Dan Gookin reviews all your tablet's features in this friendly guide, showing you just how to take advantage of the Nexus tablet you know and love. From using the built-in web browser to buying and downloading e-books, watching streaming video, taking and sharing photos, keeping in touch with social media, playing games, shopping in the Google Play Store, and customizing your device, you'll enjoy Dan's unique way of navigating the Nexus tablet.

  • Includes coverage of the Nexus 7 and Nexus 10 tablet
  • Explains how to navigate the touchscreen, use the pre-installed Google applications, work with the Android operating system, and connect to a Wi-Fi network
  • Walks you through shopping for and downloading e-books, apps, and games; creating a slideshow from your photos; side-loading videos and music from your PC; conferencing with your Nexus; and much more

Nexus Tablets For Dummies is simply the best way to learn how to take your new Nexus tablet to the next level.

"Synopsis" by , Nexus X For Dummies provides readers with all the information they need in order to get the most out of their tablet. Key topics covered include:

•      Introducing the Android tablet concept.

•      Navigating the technical aspects of Nexus X, including touchscreen technology, wireless access, software updates

•      Downloading and shopping for e-books.

•      Using the built-in Web browser on the Internet

•      Watching streaming video

•      Creating a slideshow of photos from your digital camera.

•      Side-loading videos and music from your personal computer.

•      Taking pictures and conferencing with your Nexus X

•      Reading an e-book

•      Using the Android-based applications that come with the Nexus X.

•      Personalizing and customizing the Nexus X, including accessories

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