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Get up to speed with the most essential tips, tricks, and shortcuts for the iPhone 3G S
The popularity of the first generation of iPhone was unarguably impressive. Then came the iPhone 3G (third generation) with its support for faster broadband wireless networks, built-in GPS capabilities, and better battery life—and it didn't disappoint. Next up is the iPhone 3G S ("s" for "speed") and expectations are staggering. This handy, compact guide gets you up to speed on all the essential tips, tricks, and techniques for making the most of the jaw-dropping iPhone 3G S.
Popular bestselling author Paul McFedries shares more than 225 color screen shots and reveals little-know facts about the 3G S. He shows you how to make the most of its built-in 3 megapixel autofocus camera, video capture, and editing capabilities; voice dialing and voice recognition; and more.
- Bestselling author Paul McFedries uncovers essential tips on the new iPhone 3G S, Apple's newest generation of iPhones
- Skips the fluff and gets down to business on how to maximize the speed and lifespan of the iPhone 3G S
- Unearths tips for using the built-in 3 megapixel autofocus camera, video capture, and editing abilities
- Features more than 200 color screen shots that demonstrate various options of the 3G S, including voice dialing and voice recognition
Eager to experience the most from your iPhone 3G S? Then this is the guide for you!
Mac users are passionate and loyal and these books capture that same feeling in pedagogy and series style. Titles in the Portable Genius series are not comprehensive; instead they aim to provide readers with the most accessible, useful information possible by giving readers tips and techniques for the most used features in a product or software. These books tell readers what they may not find out by just working with a product or software. Genius icons present smart or innovative ways to do something; in many cases, this will be a way that readers can save time or hassle. A smaller trim size makes it handy, but also easy for readers to find essential information on the hottest tips and tricks for their iPhone 3G S or iPhone 3G.
The Genius is in.
You don't have to be a genius to use the iPhone 3G or the new iPhone 3G S. But if you want to get the very most out of them, put this savvy Portable Genius guide to work. Want to download the hottest new apps from the App Store? Record videos and voice memos? Send photos, videos, maps, and more via MMS? Control calls and tunes by voice? You'll find cool and useful Genius tips, full-color screenshots, and pages of shortcuts and tools that will save you loads of time and let you enjoy your iPhone to the max.
Fun, hip, and straightforward, the new Portable Genius series gives forward-thinking Apple users useful information in handy, compact books that are easy to navigate and don't skimp on the essentials. Collect the whole series and make the most of your Apple digital lifestyle.
Titles in the Portable Genius series aim to provide readers with the most accessible, useful information possible by giving them tips and techniques for the most-used features in a product or software. This edition highlights the features of the iPhone 3G.
About the Author
Paul McFedries is a Mac expert and full-time technical writer. Paul has been authoring computer books since 1991 and he has more than 60 books to his credit. These books include Macs Portable Genius, Switching to a Mac Portable Genius, and Teach Yourself VISUALLY Macs. Paul encourages all readers to drop by his Web site at www.mcfedries.com.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: How Do I Configure My iPhone?
Chapter 2: How Can I Get More Out of My iPhone's Phone Feature?
Chapter 3: How Can I Make the Most of Web Surfing with My iPhone?
Chapter 4: How Do I Maximize E-mail on My iPhone?
Chapter 5: How Can I Take Control of Syncing My iPhone?
Chapter 6: How Can I Get More Out of My iPhone's Media Features?
Chapter 7: Can I Use My iPhone to Manage Contacts and Appointments?
Chapter 8: How Can I Use My iPhone to Help Organize My Life?
Chapter 9: How Do I Keep My Life In Sync with MobileMe?
Chapter 10: How Do I Enhance My iPhone with App Store?
Chapter 11: How Do I Fix My iPhone?