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Nexus 7 for dummies (Google tablet)

Nexus 7 for dummies (Google tablet)

Gookin, Dan

This title presents friendly advice on leveraging the power of the new Nexus 7 Google tablet! It covers everything you need to know about this amazing Android tablet

Book. English.
Published Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley, 2012
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Details

Statement of responsibility: by Dan Gookin
Distributor: Chichester: John Wiley [distributor], 2012
ISBN: 1118508734, 9781118508732
Physical Description: 288 p.
Subject: Tablet computers.; Computers and IT.

Contents

  1. Introduction&nbsp
  2. Part I: Introducing the Nexus 7&nbsp
  3. Behold the Nexus&nbsp
  4. How It Works
  5. Text Typing and Editing&nbsp
  6. Part II: Keep in Touch
  7. Dealing with Your Friends&nbsp
  8. Messages of the Electronic Kind&nbsp
  9. On the Web&nbsp
  10. Your Digital Social Life&nbsp
  11. Text Chat, Video Chat, and Phone Calls&nbsp
  12. Part III: But Wait There s More!&nbsp
  13. There s a Map for That&nbsp
  14. Name That Tune&nbsp
  15. Other Amazing Feats&nbsp
  16. More Apps at the Play Store&nbsp
  17. Part IV: Nuts and Bolts
  18. To Be Wireless&nbsp
  19. Connect and Share&nbsp
  20. On the Road&nbsp
  21. Customize Your Nexus 7&nbsp
  22. Maintenance and Troubleshooting&nbsp
  23. Part V: The Part of Tens&nbsp
  24. Ten Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts&nbsp
  25. Ten Things to Remember&nbsp
  26. Ten Great Apps&nbsp
  27. Index&nbsp

Author note

Dan Gookin is the bestselling author of the first For Dummies book. His books have been translated into 32 languages and have more than 12 million copies in print. Dan′s bestsellers include Laptops For Dummies and Android Phones For Dummies.

Description

Smart choice, your Nexus 7 tablet! Now let Dan show you everything it can do

Your Nexus 7 is an amazing gadget! In his legendary, plain–English style, Dan Gookin shows you everything you need to know to enjoy your new tablet, discover its secrets, and keep it happy. Learn to use e–mail, access social networking sites, connect with a Bluetooth printer, get directions, play music, swap files with your computer, and do so much more.

Know your gizmo set it up, navigate the touchscreen, control lock screens, use the keyboard, and explore voice input

Let′s communicate use the People app, add your social accounts, send and receive e–mail, text, voice and video chat with Google Talk, and make a Skype call

Stuff to do find places with Maps, buy and play music, read eBooks, or watch popular television shows and movies

Beam me up use the Android Beam feature, connect Bluetooth devices, take Nexus 7 on the road, and secure your tablet

More fun stuff customize your Nexus 7 and fill it with all kinds of apps from the Google Play Store

Open the book and find:

Setup steps and guidance

Tips on typing and dictating to your tablet

How to browse and manage web pages with Chrome

Ways to keep up to date and stay organized with Google Now

Advice on streaming your favorite music on Nexus 7

All about the Clock, Calculator, Camera, and Calendar

App management tips

Valuable advice on traveling with your Nexus 7

How to extend your tablet′s battery life

Learn to:

Navigate your tablet, use built–in apps, and surf the web

Load up on movies, eBooks, games, and music from Google Play

Manage your schedule, video chat, and connect with social media

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Smart choice, your Nexus 7 tablet! Now let Dan show you everything it can do

Your Nexus 7 is an amazing gadget! In his legendary, plain–English style, Dan Gookin shows you everything you need to know to enjoy your new tablet, discover its secrets, and keep it happy. Learn to use e–mail, access social networking sites, connect with a Bluetooth printer, get directions, play music, swap files with your computer, and do so much more.

Know your gizmo set it up, navigate the touchscreen, control lock screens, use the keyboard, and explore voice input

Let′s communicate use the People app, add your social accounts, send and receive e–mail, text, voice and video chat with Google Talk, and make a Skype call

Stuff to do find places with Maps, buy and play music, read eBooks, or watch popular television shows and movies

Beam me up use the Android Beam feature, connect Bluetooth devices, take Nexus 7 on the road, and secure your tablet

More fun stuff customize your Nexus 7 and fill it with all kinds of apps from the Google Play Store

Open the book and find:

Setup steps and guidance

Tips on typing and dictating to your tablet

How to browse and manage web pages with Chrome

Ways to keep up to date and stay organized with Google Now

Advice on streaming your favorite music on Nexus 7

All about the Clock, Calculator, Camera, and Calendar

App management tips

Valuable advice on traveling with your Nexus 7

How to extend your tablet′s battery life

Learn to:

Navigate your tablet, use built–in apps, and surf the web

Load up on movies, eBooks, games, and music from Google Play

Manage your schedule, video chat, and connect with social media