AARP Tablets: Tech to Connect

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Take on your tablet with confidence and get connected!

AARP Tablets: Tech To Connect provides you with the know-how to become savvy with your tablet PC. From downloading apps and syncing to your other devices to storing data online and browsing the web, this fun-but-straightforward guide helps you learn everything you need to know so you can immediately start enjoying your new tablet.

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Overview

Take on your tablet with confidence and get connected!

AARP Tablets: Tech To Connect provides you with the know-how to become savvy with your tablet PC. From downloading apps and syncing to your other devices to storing data online and browsing the web, this fun-but-straightforward guide helps you learn everything you need to know so you can immediately start enjoying your new tablet.

  • Provides you with just the right amount of hand holding to get started with selecting the right tablet, getting familiar with the hardware and software, and finding your comfort zone with the operating system
  • Assumes no prior knowledge and walks you through shopping on the Internet, getting connected with social networking, e-mailing friends and family, and organizing files
  • Offers detailed instructions for checking medical information, traveling, staying safe online, downloading books, and more
  • Features task-oriented tutorials arranged in such a way that is easy to find material and success

AARP Tablets: Tech To Connect is the ideal guide to help readers harness the power of their tablet and take advantage of all the amazing things it can do.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118244043
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 5/8/2012
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 264
  • Sales rank: 1,407,154
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Corey Sandler is considered one of the pioneers of computer journalism. He was the first executive editor of PC Magazine and has written more than 175 books on computer, business, history, sports, and travel topics.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Chapter 1: Using the Touchscreen 7

Chapter 2: Typing on the Virtual Keyboard 17

Chapter 3: Connecting to the Internet and Other Systems 31

Chapter 4: Using Email 49

Chapter 5: Going Online 69

Chapter 6: Taking Pictures 85

Chapter 7: Making and Sharing Videos 105

Chapter 8: Watching Videos and Movies 121

Chapter 9: Buying and Playing Music and Podcasts 135

Chapter 10: Reading eBooks 157

Chapter 11: Finding eBooks and Other Reading Materials 181

Chapter 12: Understanding Technicalities 197

Chapter 13: Making Things Easier 215

Index 233

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  • Posted June 30, 2013

    Bare-bones information. This covers only the basics, like how to

    Bare-bones information. This covers only the basics, like how to connect to wifi, how to browse online, and how to touch the screen. I would have liked more information about apps, GPS, ect.

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