Synopses & Reviews
Since its introduction in 2010, the iPad has quickly become an iconic device - a compact, versatile tablet computer that packs a real punch in terms of its functionality. It is now widely used and in many ways it is ideal for children: it is user-friendly, compact, powerful and stylish into the bargain.
But for a parent, the idea of your child using an iPad can be a daunting one: how do you know what they are using it for, what are they looking at on the web and how are they communicating with their friends?
A Parent's Guide to the iPad in easy steps is the guide that aims to put parents' minds at ease and lets them understand the iPad, while helping their child explore this exciting device.
The book looks at the functionality of the iPad so that you can understand how your child is using it, and also make the most of yourself. It then covers a range of topics for which the iPad can be used: education, games, photos, music, creativity and social networking.
This third edition covers the latest operating system, iOS 7.
The iPad has become an iconic device, and in many ways it's an ideal educational tool for children: user-friendly, compact, interactive, powerful, and even stylish!
It is now widely used in schools, but for a parent, the idea of your child using an iPad can be a daunting one: how do you know what they're using it for, what are they looking at on the web, how and who are they communicating with online?
A Parent's Guide to the iPad in easy steps, now in its third edition, aims to put your mind at ease. Itand#8217;ll help you understand the iPad, whilst guiding your child to explore this exciting device. It covers all key functions including:
Education and edutainment for kids of all ages
Fun with games, photos and music
Social networking safely
Apps for creativity and productivity
Online and physical security
An inspiring guide to using the iPad to encourage children to learn independently, as well as for enjoyable family activities!
Covers iOS 7
About the Author
is an IT writer and trainer who specializes in digital imaging and Web authoring subjects. In addition to his writing, he also designs websites and runs training courses. Before he started working with computers he wrote books about working and traveling abroad. He lives in Perth, U.K.