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Dizzy from too many iPhone apps? Let Dr. Mac find the ones you can't live without!
With over 100,000 apps and counting, the App Store can be mind-boggling. This handy guide gives you the scoop on oodles of must-have apps along with tips on how to make the most of each one. From Mac guru Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus, it's the perfect companion to help you have fun, get more done, and make the most of your iPhone or iPod touch.
Hide and seek — uncover the most essential and entertaining gems in the App Store
More for your money — discover which apps are worth the price and when free is fabulous
Feed your needs — find the best apps to indulge your interests, from entertainment to sports to music and more
An apple a day — stay on track each day with apps for weather, news, health, fitness, and productivity
Cook up fun — with apps for cooking, travel, games, and photography
Open the book and find:
Tips on which apps give you the most bang for your buck
Apps to keep you connected on the go
The best games to play alone or with your friends
Advice on apps to boost your productivity at work
Which apps are ideal for reading e-books
First-rate apps for photo-editing and sharing
Ten cool things to go with your apps
More than 50 fantastic apps that are absolutely free
Dr. Mac's prescription for the ultimate iPhone or iPod touch experience
Apps for sports fans, book buffs, fitness fanatics, foodies, and more
Cool accessories to go along with your apps
What the book covers: this directory gives users the lowdown on hundreds of apps along with tips and tricks on how to make the most of each one. Discover great apps in Business, Education, Entertainment, Finance, Food + Cooking + Nutrition, Games, Healthcare + Fitness, Music, News, Photography, Productivity, Reference, Social Networking, Sports Travel + Navigation + Weather, and Utilities. Series features: Information presented in the straightforward but fun language that has defined the Dummies series for more than eighteen years.
A full-color directory of must-have iPhone and iPod touch apps!
The App Store allows you to browse and download thousands of applications that were developed with the iPhone SDK and published through Apple. The popularity of iPhone and iPod touch apps is exploding and this handy guide helps you sort through the tens of thousands of available apps so you can find the ones that are ideal for you.
Packed with tips and tricks on how to make the most of each app, this book escorts you through a vast selection of apps and then helps you narrow down the most essential and most entertaining apps for your needs and interests. You'll encounter amazing apps in business, education, entertainment, finance, cooking, nutrition, games, healthcare, news, music, social networking, news, weather, and more.
- Helps you sort through the tens of thousands of available apps for the iPhone and iPod touch so you can find what’s right for you
- Shares unique tips and tricks for making the most of the apps that appeal to you
- Shows you a variety of apps in the fields of weather, news, photography, cooking, entertainment, business, education, healthcare, social networking, sports, and more
- Presents information in the straightforward but fun language that defines the For Dummies series
With Incredible iPhone Apps For Dummies, you'll discover how to have fun, get more done, and make the most of your iPhone or iPod touch.
About the Author
Bob LeVitus, aka Dr. Mac, is a leading authority on Mac OS X and the iPhone. One of the Mac community's most trusted gurus for almost twenty years, he has written or cowritten more than 55 books. Bob is a columnist for the Houston Chronicle and The Mac Observer.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Books.
Chapter 2: Business.
Chapter 3: Education.
Chapter 4: Entertainment.
Chapter 5: Finance.
Chapter 6: Food, Cooking, and Nutrition.
Chapter 7: Games.
Chapter 8: Healthcare and Fitness.
Chapter 9: Music.
Chapter 10: Photography.
Chapter 11: Productivity.
Chapter 12: Reference.
Chapter 13: Social Networking.
Chapter 14: Sports.
Chapter 15: Travel, Navigation, and Weather.
Chapter 16: Utilities.
Chapter 17: My Ten Favorite Free Apps.
Chapter 18: My Ten Favorite Paid Apps.
Chapter 19: Ten Things That Make Your iPhone Better.