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Using the Iphone (Covers 3g, 3gs and 4 Running Ios4) (Using)by Paul Mcfedries
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Get comfortable with iPhone 4, the latest version of the iPhone. Don’t just read about it: see it, hear it, with step-by-step video tutorials and valuable audio
sidebars delivered through the Free Web Edition that comes with every USING book. For the price of the book, you get online access anywhere with a web
connection–no books to carry, content is updated, and the benefit of video and audio learning. Way more than just a book, this is all the help you’ll ever need…
where you want, when you want!
learn fast, learn easy, using web, video, and audio
Show Me video walks through tasks you’ve just got to see–including bonus advanced techniques
Tell Me More audio delivers practical insights straight from the experts
Paul McFedries is an iPhone expert and full-time technical writer. Paul has been authoring computer books since 1991 and has more than 70 books to his credit, which combined have sold more than three million copies worldwide. His titles include the Que Publishing books Using the Microsoft Office Web Apps, Formulas and Functions with Microsoft Excel 2010, Tricks of the Microsoft Office 2007 Gurus, and Tweak It and Freak It: A Killer Guide to Making Windows Run Your Way, as well as the Sams Publishing book Windows 7 Unleashed. Paul is also the proprietor of Word Spy (www.wordspy.com), a website devoted to lexpionage, the sleuthing
of new words and phrases that have entered the English language. Please drop by Paul’s personal websiteat www.mcfedries.com or follow Paul on Twitter at twitter.com/paulmcf.
UNLOCK THE FREE WEB EDITION–To register your USING book, visit quepublishing.com/using.
Covers: Apple iPhone
Category: Apple Digital Media
User Level: Beginner
Book News Annotation:
This beginner's guide to the Apple iPhone provides step-by-step instructions for getting the most out of the world's most popular smart phone. Beginning with an overview of the hardware and the user interface, the work covers placing and receiving calls, using the Internet, email, media management, organizing contact information, appointments and alarms, maps and recording and playing videos. The work includes numerous screen shots and access to substantial additional resources, including video and audio tutorials, is provided through a companion website. McFedries is a technical writer and iPhone expert. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
"Using the iPhone" is a customized, media-rich learning experience designed to help new users master the device quickly. This exceptional resource is fully integrated with an unprecedented collection of online learning resources designed to reinforce key concepts.
Get comfortable with the the iPhone 4 fast, with this media-rich, customized, hands-on learning experience!
Using the iPhone is a customized, media-rich learning experience designed to help new users master the iPhone 4 quickly, and get the most out of it, fast! It starts with a concise, friendly, straight-to-the-point guide to the iPhone. This exceptional book is fully integrated with an unprecedented collection of online learning resources: online video, screencasts, podcasts, and additional web content, all designed to reinforce key concepts and help you achieve real mastery. Using books are designed to offer a solid and accessible introduction-both tutorial and reference-to a topic. The Using series is written in a succinct yet friendly manner and offers real-world advice and step by step tasks. Using the iPhone is fully updated for the latest iPhone 4 release and takes you through all the necessary configurations to properly set up their iPhone such as to use multiple networks, send and receive email and text messages, sync to their iTunes, and more. Beyond basic configuration, Using the iPhone explains how to use the default applications that are part of the iPhone as well as how to find and install new apps from the App Store, how to purchase music, movies, and more through iTunes and sync them to the iPhone, and how to troubleshoot and maintain their iPhone. All along the way you are offered audio and video to illustrate more difficult or confusing tasks, or to add additional content to a topic.
About the Author
Paul McFedries is an iPhone expert and full-time technical writer. Paul has been authoring computer books since 1991 and has more than 70 books to his credit, which combined have sold more than 3 million copies worldwide. His titles include the Que Publishing books USING the Microsoft Office Web Apps, Formulas and Functions with Microsoft Excel 2010; Tricks of the Microsoft Office 2007 Gurus; and Tweak It and Freak It: A Killer Guide to Making Windows Run Your Way, as well as the Sams Publishing book Windows 7 Unleashed. Paul is also the proprietor of Word Spy (http://www.wordspy.com), a website devoted to lexpionage, the sleuthing of new words and phrases that have entered the English language.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1-Getting Started with Your iPhone
Chapter 2-Placing and Receiving Phone Calls
Chapter 3-Surfing the Web on Your iPhone
Chapter 4-Sending and Receiving Email Messages
Chapter 5-Managing Contacts on Your iPhone
Chapter 6-Tracking Appointments and Events
Chapter 7-Navigating Your World with Maps
Chapter 8-Working with Photos
Chapter 9-Working with Videos
Chapter 10-Managing Music on Your iPhone
Chapter 11-Working with Apps and the App Store
Chapter 12-Syncing Your iPhone with Your Computer
Chapter 13-Customizing Your iPhone
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