iPod touch Made Simple, iOS 5 Edition

iPod touch Made Simple, iOS 5 Edition

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by Martin Trautschold, Rene Ritchie
     
 

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The new iOS 5-driveniPod touch devicesare much more than just music. These have all the features of a PDA—including email, calendar, Google Maps, the App Store, and even phone capabilities—as well as the ability to watch movies and play your favorite games, all packed into Apple’s sleek design.

With iPod touch Made Simple, iOS 5

Overview

The new iOS 5-driveniPod touch devicesare much more than just music. These have all the features of a PDA—including email, calendar, Google Maps, the App Store, and even phone capabilities—as well as the ability to watch movies and play your favorite games, all packed into Apple’s sleek design.

With iPod touch Made Simple, iOS 5 Edition, you'll learn how to take advantage of all these features and more, now available using the new iOS 5. Packed with over 1,000 visuals and screenshots, this book will help you master all the functions of the iPod touch devices that run iOS 5and teach you time-saving techniques and tips along the way.

Written by two successful smartphone trainers and authors, this is the go-to guide for the iPod touch!

What you’ll learn

  • Support for both Windows and Mac users
  • Sync and manage all your music on the iPod touch or your computer
  • Find the best App Store applications and games
  • Save time with copy/paste & Spotlight search
  • Play music, videos, TV shows, and podcasts
  • Sync playlists, videos, contacts, calendar, and notes
  • Fast email, phone, calendar, and browser tips
  • Use Google Maps to find just about anything!
  • Bluetooth and Wi-Fi network setup & security
  • All the best tips and tricks for the touch screen

Who this book is for

This book is for those new to theiPod touch or the iPod touch devices running the new and latest iOS 5and even for seasoned users who want to learn new tips and techniques.

Table of Contents

  1. Getting Started with iPod touch
  2. Typing Tips, Copy/Paste, and Search
  3. Sync Your iPod touch with iTunes
  4. Other Sync Methods
  5. Wi-Fi Connectivity
  6. Organize Your iPod touch Icons and Folders
  7. Personalize and Secure Your iPod touch
  8. Multitasking and Voice Control
  9. Playing Music
  10. Viewing Videos, TV Shows, and More
  11. iBooks and E-Books
  12. Surfing the Web with Safari
  13. FaceTime Video Messaging and Skype
  14. Email on Your iPod touch
  15. Working with Contacts
  16. Your Calendar
  17. iPod touch Photography
  18. Recording and Editing Videos
  19. iTunes on Your iPod touch
  20. The Amazing App Store
  21. Games and Fun
  22. Social Networking
  23. Eliminate Your Paper Notes
  24. Bluetooth on the iPod touch
  25. Utilities: Clock, Calculator, and Weather
  26. New Media: Reading Newspapers, Magazines, and More
  27. Find Your Way with Maps
  28. Troubleshooting Your iPod touch
  29. Your iTunes User Guide

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781430237143
Publisher:
Apress
Publication date:
12/20/2011
Edition description:
2012
Pages:
568
Product dimensions:
7.52(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.05(d)

Meet the Author

Martin Trautschold is the founder and chief executive officer of Made Simple Learning, a leading provider of Apple iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, BlackBerry and Palm webOS books and video tutorials. He has been a successful entrepreneur in the mobile device training and software business since 2001. With Made Simple Learning, he has been helping to train thousands of BlackBerry users with short, to-the-point video tutorials. He has now co-authored 15 Made Simple guide books. Martin also co-founded, ran for three years, then sold a mobile device software company. Prior to this, Martin spent 15 years in technology and business consulting in the U.S. and Japan. He holds an engineering degree from Princeton University and a master's in business administration from the Kellogg School at Northwestern University. Martin and his wife, Julia, have three daughters. Martin enjoys rowing and cycling. He can be reached at martin@madesimplelearning.com.

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iPod touch Made Simple, iOS 5 Edition 4.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Amazing book!  Every detail is described.  Perfect guide for your product, if you don't know how to use it.  Even If you do know how to use it, there are still things in it which most people don't know.  It is amazing
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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