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Ipod: The Missing Manual
Synopses & Reviews
With iPod touch, Apple's sleek little entertainment center has entered a whole new realm, and the ultimate iPod book is ready to take you on a complete guided tour. As breathtaking and satisfying as its subject, iPod: The Missing Manual gives you a no-nonsense view of everything in the "sixth generation" iPod line.
iPod is simply the best music player available, and this is the manual that should have come with it.
Book News Annotation:
For those newly plugging in to the iPod, that revolutionized listening to music when it came out in 2001, or upgrading to a model that can also play video, a New York Times technology columnist explains the gadget's functions and troubleshooting more fully than its official accompanying pamphlet. Updating the 2006 edition, Biersdorfer covers the basics of loading the iPod Classic, Nano, or iPod Shuffle, to navigating the Web with the iPod Touch or iPhone. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
With the iPod and iTunes, Apple has the world hooked on portable music, pictures, and videos. This guide presents easy-to-follow graphics, crystal-clear explanations, and guidance on how to get the most out of these electronic entertainment centers.
About the Author
J.D Biersdorfer is the author of "iPod: The Missing Manual" and "The iPod Shuffle Fan Book," and is co-author of "The Internet: The Missing Manual" and of "Google: The Missing Manual, 2nd Edition." She has been writing the weekly computer Q&A column for the Circuits section of The New York Times since 1998. She currently co-hosts the weekly NYT Tech Talk podcast and has written for Rolling Stone, The New York Times Book Review and the AIGA Journal of Graphic Design. She lives in New York City.
David Pogue, Yale '85, is the weekly personal-technology columnist for the New York Times and an Emmy award-winning tech correspondent for CBS News. His funny tech videos appear weekly on CNBC. And with 3 million books in print, he is also one of the world's bestselling how- to authors. He wrote or co-wrote seven books in the "For Dummies" series (including Macs, Magic, Opera, and Classical Music). In 1999, he launched his own series of amusing, practical, and user-friendly computer books called Missing Manuals, which now includes 100 titles.
Table of Contents
The Missing CreditsIntroductionChapter 1: Meet the iPod: Out of the Box and into Your Ears in 15 MinutesChapter 2: Bopping Around the iPod Classic, Nano, and ShuffleChapter 3: Touring the TouchChapter 4: iTunes BasicsChapter 5: iTunes Power MovesChapter 6: The Power of PlaylistsChapter 7: Shop the iTunes StoreChapter 8: Videos EverywhereChapter 9: Picturing Your Photos on the iPodChapter 10: The iPod as Personal AssistantChapter 11: iPod Touch(ing) the WebChapter 12: iPod Out LoudChapter 13: What to Do When the iPod Isn't Working Right
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