Taking Your iPhone 4 to the Max
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Taking Your iPhone 4 to the Max

by Steve Sande, Erica Sadun
     
 

Unleash your iPhone and take it to the limit using powerful tips and techniques from tech consultant Steve Sande and gadget hacker Erica Sadun. Fast and fun to read, Taking Your iPhone 4 to the Max shows you how to get the most out of Apple's iPhone 4.

You'll find all the best undocumented tricks as well as the most

Overview

Unleash your iPhone and take it to the limit using powerful tips and techniques from tech consultant Steve Sande and gadget hacker Erica Sadun. Fast and fun to read, Taking Your iPhone 4 to the Max shows you how to get the most out of Apple's iPhone 4.

You'll find all the best undocumented tricks as well as the most efficient and enjoyable introduction to the iPhone available. Starting with an introduction to iPhone basics, you'll quickly move on to discover the iPhone's hidden potential, like how to connect to a TV, use Voice Control, have video chats with FaceTime, and call friends overseas with low-cost VoIP.

From the unified email inbox and surfing the Web with Mobile Safari, exploring the world of social networking, using the multitasking capabilities of iOS 4, taking and editing photos, shopping for apps, media, and books, or just managing phone callsPQZ-21723you'll find it all in this book. You'll even learn tips on where to get the best iPhone accessories. Get ready to take iPhone 4 to the max!

What you’ll learn

  • Master the powerful multitasking capabilities of iOS 4
  • Communicate with the world through FaceTime video chats, voice calls, SMS and MMS messaging, email, and social networking
  • Entertain yourself and friends with music, games, books, and videos—all in the palm of your hand
  • Customize your iPhone withyour choice of hundreds of thousands of useful and fun apps


Who this book is for

Whether you use your iPhone for video chats with friends and relatives, playing games, keeping up with work, or capturing special moments in photos or video, we wrote this book with you in mind.

Table of Contents

  1. Selecting, Buying, and Activating Your iPhone
  2. Interacting with Your New iPhone
  3. Placing Calls with iPhone
  4. iPhone Messaging and Social Networking
  5. iPhone E-mail
  6. Syncing Your iPhone with iTunes
  7. It’s Also an iPod
  8. iPhone Photos and Video
  9. Browsing with Safari
  10. The Shopping Mall in Your iPhone
  11. Google Maps and Other Apps


Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781430232551
Publisher:
Apress
Publication date:
09/29/2010
Edition description:
2nd ed. 2010
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)

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Meet the Author

Erica Sadun holds a Ph.D. in computer science from the Georgia Institute of Technology. She has written, co-written, and contributed to almost two dozen books about technology, particularly in the areas of programming, digital video, and digital photography. An unrepentant geek, Sadun has never met a gadget she didn't need. Her checkered past includes run-ins with NeXT, Newton, and a vast myriad of both successful and unsuccessful technologies. When not writing, she and her geek husband parent three adorable geeks-in-training, who regard their parents with restrained bemusement. Eight Ways to Get the Most out of Your Zune, the O'Reilly shortcut, and Modding Mac OS X, also from O'Reilly, are her latest books. She also wrote Taking Your iPhone to the Max.

Steve Sande has been a loyal fan of Apple technology since buying his first Mac in 1984. Originally trained as a civil engineer, Steve's career as an IT professional blossomed in the 1990s. A longtime blogger, Steve is an editor at The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW.com) and the author of three books about Apple's iWeb application. He lives with his wife of 31 years in Highlands Ranch, Colorado.

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