iPad for the Older and Wiser: Get Up and Running with Your iPad or iPad mini

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John Wiley & Sons, Feb 1, 2013 - Computers - 312 pages
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Easy-to-follow, up-to-date advice on the new iPad and iPad Mini

The over-50 crowd is keeping up with technology like never before and they're eager to learn what the new iPad has to offer them. If you fall into that category, then this book is for you! Featuring an accessible, full-color interior, this new edition gets you up and running on the latest software release and features of the iPad and iPad Mini, in addition to iOS 6. It also includes general information you won't want to miss no matter which iPad you have, such as how to set up and register your iPad, sync it with other devices, download apps from the App Store, play games or watch films, and much more.

  • Gets you up to speed on the latest and greatest features you can enjoy with your new iPad, such as Facebook integration, updated Siri, shared photo streams, and more
  • Walks you through the steps so you can start using your iPad for things you do every day, such as surfing the web, ordering groceries, organizing photos, and staying in touch with family and friends via email
  • Reviews what you need to know to connect to the Internet, sync with other devices, play games or watch films, and more

Packed with clear, easy-to-follow instructions and advice reinforced with lots of helpful illustrations, this approachable guide shows you how to make the iPad part of your everyday life.


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I wanted something for a gift for someone that had no background with the iPad and this was perfect. He was able to grasp most of the concepts and now is using his new machine with little problems. Read full review


Table of Contents
Positioning the insertion point
Searching your notes
Using your iPad for communications
Adding birthdays and anniversaries
Keeping in touch by email
Setting up Gmail Yahool
Sending an email
Adding music and video
Playing music and audiobooks
Playing audiobooks podcasts and lectures
Playing video
Taking and browsing photos and videos
Editing your photos
Adding and managing apps
Using your iPad to rearrange

Managing email folders
Using FaceTime for video calls
Sending instant messages using iMessage
Visiting websites by using
Deleting bookmarks
Finding your way with Maps
Reading books and magazines
Appendices and Index

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