Nokia Smartphone Hacks

Overview

Nokia's smartphones pack a powerful computer into a very small space. Unlike your desktop or laptop, your smallest computer can be connected to the Internet all the time, and can interact with the world around it through its camera, voice recognition, and its traditional phone keypad. Nokia smartphones combine these features with impressive storage options and a host of networking protocols that make this smallest computer the only thing a road warrior truly needs.

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Nokia Smartphone Hacks: Tips & Tools for Your Smallest Computer

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Overview

Nokia's smartphones pack a powerful computer into a very small space. Unlike your desktop or laptop, your smallest computer can be connected to the Internet all the time, and can interact with the world around it through its camera, voice recognition, and its traditional phone keypad. Nokia smartphones combine these features with impressive storage options and a host of networking protocols that make this smallest computer the only thing a road warrior truly needs.

If you're still cracking open your laptop or pining for your desktop while you're on the road, you haven't begun to unlock your Nokia's full potential. Nokia Smartphone Hacks is dedicated to tricking out your smartphone and finding all the capabilities lurking under the surface. Learn how to:

  • Unlock your phone so that you can use it with any carrier
  • Avoid and recover from malicious mobile software
  • Watch DVD movies on the phone
  • Use the phone as a remote control
  • Use the phone as a data modem for your notebook
  • Check your email and browse the web
  • Post to your weblog from your phone
  • Record phone conversations
  • Choose mobile service plans
  • Transfer files between the phone and your computer

Whether you want to use your smartphone as your lifeline while you're on the road, or you're just looking for a way to make the most of the time you spend waiting in lines, you'll find all the user-friendly tips, tools, and tricks you need to become massively productive with your Nokia smartphone. With Nokia Smartphone Hacks, you'll unleash the full power of that computer that's sitting in your pocket, purse, or backpack.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780596009618
  • Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 5/15/2005
  • Series: Hacks Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 408
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.98 (d)

Meet the Author

Michael Yuan is an author, developer, and software architect for end-to-end mobile software. He works with all major mobile technology platforms including J2ME, .NET Compact Framework, Symbian, WAP and MMS. Michael is the author of Enterprise J2ME (Prentice Hall PTR) and co-author of Developing Scalable Series 40 Applications (Addison-Wesley). His blog on J2ME can be found at enterprisej2me.com/blog/java and his .NET blog is at enterprisej2me.com/blog/ms. Michael earned a Ph.D. at the University of Texas at Austin.

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Table of Contents

  • Copyright
  • Foreword
  • Credits
  • Preface
  • Chapter 1: Get to Know Your Phone
  • Chapter 2: Get Connected
  • Chapter 3: Extend and Enhance Your Phone
  • Chapter 4: Protect Your Phone
  • Chapter 5: Make and Receive Voice Calls
  • Chapter 6: Exchange Data with Computers
  • Chapter 7: Enhance the PC Experience
  • Chapter 8: Improve the User Interface
  • Chapter 9: The Mobile Web
  • Chapter 10: Email and Messaging
  • Chapter 11: Mobile Multimedia
  • Colophon

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 30, 2005

    A SMART HACK!

    If you're a Nokia smartphone user, then you know by now that hacks are especially useful. Author Michael Yuan, has done an outstanding job of writing a great book that brings all of those powerful hacks to all Nokia smartphone users. Yuan begins by showing you how to use hacks to understand the basic characteristics of your smartphone and its related mobile network services. Next, the author shows you how to connect your smartphone to the Internet and to nearby computers. Then, he covers how to use , manage, and even develop smartphone software. The author continues by dealing with how to prevent malicious programs from infecting your phone, and how to recover from them if they do. In addition, the author next covers interesting hacks such as speed dialing, recording phone conversations to digital files, and using calling cards. He also discusses everything you'd want to know about data exchange and synchronization between smartphones and PCs. Next, the author covers how to use a smartphone as a data modem to provide Internet access to computers anytime, anywhere. Then, you will learn innovative hacks to use the profile, ring tones, and graphics and fonts on the phone display. The author continues by showing you how to develop your own mobile web site, use mobile portals and search engines, and post to mobile photo blogs from your smartphone. In addition, the author covers various ways to set up e-mail and instant messaging on your smartphone. Finally, you will learn how to take good photos and video clips with your phone camera, and share them with friends across the world. So, if you do not have a Nokia smartphone already, the author of this excellent book will show you how to use some of the hacks as a nice buyers guide to help you choose from hundreds of combinations of devices and service plans. With that in mind, read on 'dude' and start this most excellent adventure!

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