Droid 2 For Dummies

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Find out what your Droid 2 does with this indispensable, full-color reference!

The highly anticipated arrival of the Droid 2 runs on the latest version of Google's mobile operating system and boasts a suite of apps that wirelessly synchronize with Gmail, Calendar, Contacts, Maps, and Microsoft Exchange. Ultimate For Dummies author Dan Gookin shows you how to maximize the performance of your Droid 2 smartphone in his unique fun-and-friendly manner, holding your hand the entire ...

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Overview

Find out what your Droid 2 does with this indispensable, full-color reference!

The highly anticipated arrival of the Droid 2 runs on the latest version of Google's mobile operating system and boasts a suite of apps that wirelessly synchronize with Gmail, Calendar, Contacts, Maps, and Microsoft Exchange. Ultimate For Dummies author Dan Gookin shows you how to maximize the performance of your Droid 2 smartphone in his unique fun-and-friendly manner, holding your hand the entire way. Sure, the basics of setup and configuration are covered, but you’ll also explore texting, e-mailing, accessing the Internet, using maps and navigation, syncing with a PC, and more. Gookin's accessible and fun writing style strikes a perfect balance for explaining important content in a way that is easily digestible.

  • Delves into the basics and beyond by covering the new and exciting Droid 2
  • Shows you how to set up and configure your Droid 2
  • Walks you through texting, e-mailing, accessing the Internet, synching with a PC, using maps and navigation, shooting pictures and video, and more
  • Explains how to expand the phone's potential with cool apps from the Android Market
  • Encourages you to refer to the various fun-but-straightforward chapters as you explore the exciting new features of your Droid 2 phone

Don't be left in the dark with what the new Droid does—dive into the full-color Droid 2 For Dummies today!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118002865
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 12/7/2010
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 384
  • Sales rank: 1,017,466
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

Dan Gookin is the bestselling author who wrote the original For Dummies book in 1991. With more than 11 million copies in print, his books have been translated into 32 languages and explain hardware, software, smartphones, and other types of technology in plain English. Visit Dan's Web site at www.wambooli.com.

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Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: Droid 2: The Sequel.

Chapter 1: A Droid 2 of Your Own.

Chapter 2: Initial Confi guration.

Chapter 3: The Droid 2 Tour.

Chapter 4: Human-Droid Interaction.

Part II: Phone 101.

Chapter 5: Yes, It's a Telephone.

Chapter 6: Beyond the Basic Phone Stuff.

Chapter 7: At the Sound of the Tone . . . .

Chapter 8: The People in Your Phone.

Part III: Beyond Telephone Communications.

Chapter 9: The 21st Century Telegram (Texting).

Chapter 10: Mail of the Electronic Kind.

Chapter 11: Fun on the Web.

Chapter 12: The Social Networking Thing.

Chapter 13: Share and Synchronize.

Chapter 14: Network Your Droid 2.

Part IV: More than a Mere Mortal Cell Phone.

Chapter 15: Never Get Lost Again.

Chapter 16: A Thousand Words.

Chapter 17: Your Digital Photo Album.

Chapter 18: Music, Music, Music.

Chapter 19: A Clutch of Apps.

Chapter 20: Shop at the Android Market.

Part V: Hither and Thither.

Chapter 21: On the Road Again.

Chapter 22: Customize Your Droid 2.

Chapter 23: Maintenance and Troubleshooting.

Part VI: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 24: Ten Tips, Tricks, and Shortcuts.

Chapter 25: Ten Things to Remember.

Chapter 26: Ten Worthy Apps.

Index.

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