The brand new Treo 680 smartphone sports the Palm OS, a redesigned phone UI and software bundle, 64MB of RAM, e-mail, web browser, Bluetooth technology, Google Maps, and a camera. Not to mention your contacts, calendar, photos, and songs! Pick one up, and you'll also notice a large color touchscreen and an easy-type keyboard. The Treo 680 even comes in a host of new colors: graphite, copper, arctic, and crimson. This new smartphone can do almost anything, and this unique, full-color book documents it all with at-a-glance tips, tutorials, and techniques. This pocket-sized and portable guide comes jam-packed with new things you can do on your Treo that are not disclosed in the PDF manuals. Master one topic quickly and easily and then move on to the next because everything is a one-to-five minute tip or technique. Now You Know Treo is meant to be fast and simple, allowing you to practice on your handheld while you read. You'll learn about the wireless capabilities, e-mail, media and streaming media, accessories, productivity, and more. In minutes, you can watch your skills improve and use what you learn immediately. Now You Know Treo is designed for immediate gratification, not for hour-long reads, the exact way you use your smartphone. Now You Know Treo 680 Smartphone is written generically to cover multiple carries, so that each user can get the most out of their new smartphone.
Patrick Ames is the founder and former publisher of Adobe Press, Octavo Corporation, and the creator of palmOne's Now You Know format. He writes about new technologies and digital lifestyles. Ames also runs BookVirtual Corporation, a literary agency for technology corporations such as Juniper Networks and Nokia.