The iPhone Book: Covers iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, and iPhone 3GS

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Peachpit Press, Feb 14, 2012 - Computers - 368 pages
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If you’re looking for a book that focuses on just the most important, most useful, and most fun stuff about your iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, or iPhone 3GS–you’ve found it.

There are basically two types of iPhone books out there: (1) The “tell-me-all-about-it” kind, which includes in-depth discussions on everything from wireless network protocols to advanced compression codes. (2) Then there’s this book, which instead is a “show-me-how-to-do-it” book that skips all the confusing techno-jargon and just tells you, in plain, simple English, exactly how to use the iPhone features you want to use most.

The iPhone Book is from Scott Kelby, the award-winning author of the smash bestseller, The iPod Book. Scott takes that same highly acclaimed, casual, straight-to-the-point concept and layout and brings it to learning Apple’s amazing iPhone. Scott teams up once again with gadget guru and leading iPhone authority Terry White to put together a book that is an awful lot like the iPhone itself–simple to use and fun to learn. The book’s layout is brilliant, with each page covering just one single topic, so finding the information you need is quick and easy, with a large full-color photo on each page so you can see exactly how it works.

The first edition of this book was named Best Computer Book of 2007 and, since then, Scott and Terry have added even more tips and tricks, and made it even easier by focusing on just the most useful and most requested iPhone 4S, 4, and 3GS features (without all the techno-babble), so you can start really using your iPhone today!

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Turning Your iPhone On Off and Putting It to Sleep
How to Send Text Messages
Importing Contacts from Your Computer
Dialing Someone in Your Contacts List
How to Know If You Missed Any Calls
Sending Messages to Multiple People
Deleting Individual Messages
Getting Apps from the iTunes App Store
Use Map Bookmarks
Turning Siri
Using Siri Over Bluetooth or with Your Headset
iCloud Settings
Your Documents in the iCloud
Buying Songs on Your Computer
Setting Up Your iTunes Library to Sync with Your iPhone
Your Options When Playing a Song

Deleting Downloaded Apps from iTunes
Accessing Your Audio Controls While in Another
Setting Up an Other Email Account
Visiting Webpages on Your iPhone
Mobile Versions of Your Favorite Sites
Using the Notification Center
Using the Calculator
Launching the Videos
Using the BuiltIn Camera
Mirror Whats on Your iPhone 4S to Your Apple
Using Your iPhone on an Airplane
to the Internet

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Scott Kelby is the world’s #1 best-selling author of books on photography, as well as Editor-in-Chief of Photoshop User magazine and President of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals. Scott is author of The iPod Book, The Mac OS X Leopard Book, The Digital Photography Book (vols. 1, 2 & 3), and The Photoshop Book for Digital Photographers.

Terry White is a well-known gadget guru, and the man behind the popular Terry White's Tech Blog. He is host of the top-ranked Adobe Creative Suite Video Podcast, and President of MacGroup-Detroit, Michigan's largest Macintosh users' group. He is also the author of Secrets of Adobe Bridge and co-author of InDesign CS/CS2 Killer Tips.

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