Galaxy Tab: The Missing Manual

Galaxy Tab: The Missing Manual

by Preston Gralla
     
 

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Galaxy Tab lets you work, play, read, and connect on the go, but mastering its TouchWiz interface and finding the best apps can be tricky—unless you have this Missing Manual. Gadget whiz Preston Gralla provides crystal-clear explanations and step-by-step instructions to get you up to speed quickly, whether you have the 3G/4G or Wi-Fi version of this amazing

Overview

Galaxy Tab lets you work, play, read, and connect on the go, but mastering its TouchWiz interface and finding the best apps can be tricky—unless you have this Missing Manual. Gadget whiz Preston Gralla provides crystal-clear explanations and step-by-step instructions to get you up to speed quickly, whether you have the 3G/4G or Wi-Fi version of this amazing device.

The important stuff you need to know:

  • Design your experience. Add interactive widgets and mini-apps to your screen with TouchWiz.
  • Satisfy your appetite. Download thousands of games and apps from the Android Market.
  • Keep in touch. Chat, videochat, check email, and browse the Web.
  • Find your way. View maps, use the GPS, and navigate turn-by-turn.
  • Manage your media. Shoot and view photos and videos; organize and play your music.
  • Stay informed. Read books, newspapers, and magazines.
  • Be productive. Use Google Docs to store and share documents.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781449396855
Publisher:
O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/30/2011
Series:
Missing Manual Series
Pages:
442
Sales rank:
1,316,172
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Preston Gralla is the author of more than 40 books that have been translated into 20 languages, including Galaxy S 5 The Missing Manual, Windows 8 Hacks, NOOK HD: The Missing Manual, Galaxy Tab: The Missing Manual, The Big Book of Windows Hacks, How the Internet Works, and How Wireless Works. He is a contributing editor to Computerworld, a blogger for ITWorld, and was a founding editor and then editorial director of PC/Computing, executive editor for CNet/ZDNet, and the founding managing editor of PC Week.He has written about technology for many national newspapers and magazines, including USA Today, Los Angeles Times, Dallas Morning News (for whom he wrote a technology column), PC World, and numerous others. As a widely recognized technology expert, he has made many television and radio appearances, including on the CBS Early Show, MSNBC, ABC World News Now, and National Public Radio. Under his editorship, PC/Computing was a finalist for General Excellence in the National Magazine Awards. He has also won the “Best Feature in a Computing Publication” award from the Computer Press Association.Gralla is also the recipient of a Fiction Fellowship from the Massachusetts Cultural Council. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with his wife (his two children have flown the coop). He welcomes feedback about his books by email at preston@gralla.com.

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