In this handy new Pocket Guide, mobile device expert Jason O'Grady reveals the secrets to using the DROID. He covers everything from how to make phone calls, send text messages and email to synching data with your Google account. In addition he covers how to surf the web with the built-in browser, use the phone's GPS, Google Maps, how to download and use apps found on the app store, and much more. This handy, low-priced book is packed with quick results for people who want to jump in and master DROID by Motorola and HTC Droid mobile phones. Snappy writing and eye-catching graphics walk readers through the most common features of the DROID Phone Jason O'Grady is a leading expert on mobile technology; his O'Grady's PowerPage blog has been publishing daily news on mobile technology since 1995 Covers popular features including the camera, keyboard, search, music, and Android Market
Published by Peachpit Press on 03/01/2010
Book details: 240 pages.
If you have a Droid series smartphone—Droid, Droid X, Droid 2, or Droid 2 Global—and are eager to get the most out of your device, Droids Made Simple is perfect for you. Authors Martin Trautschold, Gary Mazo and Marziah Karch guide you through all of the features, tips, and tricks using their proven combination of clear instructions and detailed visuals. With hundreds of annotated screenshots and step-by-step directions, Droids Made Simple will transform you into a Droid expert, improving your productivity, and most importantly, helping you take advantage of all of the cool features that come with these powerful smartphones.
Published by Apress on 08/19/2011
Book details: 616 pages.
HTC Droid 4G Survival Guide: Step-by-Step User Guide for Droid Inspire, Thunderbolt, and Evo: Getting Started, Downloading FREE EBooks, Using EMail, Photos and Videos, and Surfing Web
This concise HTC Droid 4G manual provides step-by-step instructions on how to do everything with your HTC Droid FASTER. The HTC Droids are highly customizable smart phone that use the Android operating system. You will unlock hidden secrets on your HTC Droids, such as how to download FREE eBooks, send email from your phone, surf the web, and read news for FREE. This HTC Droid 4G guide includes: - Getting Started- Button Layout- Navigating the Screens- Making Calls- Using the Speakerphone During a Voice Call- Staring a Conference Call- Managing Your Contacts- Adding a New Contact- Adding a Favorite Contact (Speed Dial)- Text Messaging- Adding Texted Phone Numbers to Contacts- Copying, Cutting, and Pasting Text- Sending Picture and Video Messages- Using the Internet Browser- Photos and Videos- Taking Pictures- Capturing Videos- Using the Email Application- Changing Email Options- Managing Applications- Sharing an Application- Using the Android Market to Download Applications- Reading User Reviews- Deleting an Application- Reading an eBook on Your Phone- Downloading thousands of free eBooks- Adjusting the Settings- Turning Vibration On and Off- Setting Alert Sounds- Changing the Wallpaper- Setting a Passcode, Pin, or Pattern Lock- Changing Keyboard Settings- Changing Photo Settings- Turning the Mobile Network On and Off- Turning Bluetooth On and Off- Turning Wi-Fi On and Off- Turning Airplane Mode On and Off- Tips and Tricks- Using Voice Search- Maximizing Battery Life- Resetting Your Phone- Viewing the Full Horizontal Keyboard- Calling a Number on a Website- Troubleshooting- List of Droid-friendly websites that save you time typing in long URL addresses
Published by MobileReference on 08/18/2019
Book details: 397 pages.
HTC Vivid Survival Guide: Step-by-Step User Guide for Droid Vivid: Getting Started, Downloading FREE eBooks, Using eMail, Photos and Videos, and Surfing the Web
The HTC Vivid is a 4G Android smartphone, and one of the first to receive the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update. The Ice Cream Sandwich operating system opens up new possibilities and improves the performance of the Vivid. The HTC Vivid Survival Guide organizes the wealth of knowledge about the HTC Vivid into one place, where it can be easily accessed and navigated for quick reference. This guide comes with a multitude of screenshots, which complement the step-by-step instructions and help you to realize the HTC Vivid's full potential. The HTC Vivid Survival Guide provides useful information, such as tips and tricks, hidden features, and troubleshooting advice. You will also learn how to download FREE games and FREE eBooks, and how to personalize your phone with custom ringtones and wallpapers. Whereas the official HTC Vivid manual is stagnant, this guide goes above and beyond by discussing recent known issues and solutions that may be currently available. This information is constantly revised for a complete, up-to-date manual. This HTC Vivid guide includes, but is not limited to: Getting Started: - Button Layout - Navigating the Screens - Making Calls - Using the Speakerphone During a Voice Call - Staring a Conference Call - Managing Your Contacts - Adding a New Contact - Adding a Favorite Contact (Speed Dial) - Managing Text Messages - Adding Texted Phone Numbers to Contacts - Copying, Cutting, and Pasting Text - Using Swype - Sending Picture and Video Messages - Using the Web Browser - Managing Open Browser Windows - Managing Photos and Videos - Taking Pictures - Capturing Videos - Using the Gmail Application - Changing Gmail Options - Managing Applications - Sharing an Application - Using the Android Market to Download Applications - Reading User Reviews - Deleting an Application Advanced Topics: - Reading eBooks - Downloading thousands of free eBooks - Adjusting the Settings - Turning Vibration On and Off - Setting Alert Sounds - Changing the Wallpaper - Setting a Face Lock - Changing Keyboard Settings - Changing Security Settings - Turning Bluetooth On and Off - Turning Wi-Fi On and Off - Turning Airplane Mode On and Off - Turning Camera Effects On or Off - Tips and Tricks - Maximizing Battery Life - Resetting Your HTC Vivid - Using your own MP3's as ringtones - Opening an incognito window in the Web browser - Troubleshooting - List of Droid-friendly websites that save you time typing in long URL's
Published by MobileReference on 09/01/2012
Book details: 421 pages.
New owner of a Droid? Enjoy it even more with this perfect guide Congratulations on owning one of the hottest smartphones on the planet—more than 400,000 new Android phones are activated every day! Now get the very most out your new Droid with this handy companion by your side. Covering several versions of the Droid phones in one comprehensive guide, this book provides you with helpful information on everything from setup to the fun features of each Droid model. You'll quickly get up to speed on everything from email, browsing, and calendars to photos, maps, apps, security, and more. Highlights the new and innovative features of Droids with the use of clear, easy-to-understand descriptions Covers the Motorola Droid 3, Motorola Droid X2, HTC Droid Incredible 2, and Samsung Droid Charge Shares helpful details on how to make your Droid uniquely yours and tap into the Android app market Walks you through the basics such as adding contacts, messaging, emailing, browsing the web, integrating social media, shooting and sharing photos and videos, and more Helps you use your Droid to communicate more effectively and work more efficiently Want a friend to help you with your new Droid? Get your very own Droid Companion!
Published by John Wiley & Sons on 10/19/2011
Book details: 304 pages.
My Droid 2/e covers the following Android phones: DROID 3/Milestone 3, DROID Pro/Motorola Pro and DROID X2 by Motorola, DROID Incredible 2/Incredible S by HTC, and DROID CHARGE by Samsung Step-by-step instructions with callouts to DROID phone images so that you can see exactly what to do Help when you run into problems or limitations with your DROID phone Tips and Notes to help you get the most from any DROID model: DROID 3/Milestone 3, DROID Pro/Motorola Pro and DROID X2 by Motorola, DROID Incredible 2/Incredible S by HTC, and DROID CHARGE by Samsung Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your DROID phone working just the way you want. Learn how to: • Get started fast! • Make the most of DROID’s Android software and state-of-the-art hardware • Discover hidden DROID shortcuts and goodies • Master the unique features built into your DROID Incredible 2, DROID 3, DROID Pro, DROID X2, DROID CHARGE, or older DROID phone • Save time and money with powerful phone tools such as voicemail, automated transcription, three-way calling, and Google Voice • Set up and use any email account, from Gmail and Exchange to POP3 or IMAP • Send and receive text and multimedia messages • Communicate with contacts, including Facebook, Gmail, or Exchange contacts • Create and manage appointments, and sync them with Google Calendar • Play music and videos, search YouTube, and upload your own videos • Capture, store, and share photos…even take perfect portraits of yourself! • Connect to the Internet, Bluetooth devices, and your company’s VPN • Get instant information updates with real-time widgets • Browse the Web • Find, choose, install, and work with new DROID apps • Keep your DROID up-to-date, reliable, and running smoothly • Make the most of other Android smartphone models
Published by Que Publishing on 10/13/2011
Book details: 464 pages.
Published by John Wiley & Sons on 03/09/2012
Book details: 352 pages.
Published by John Wiley & Sons on 08/17/2011
Book details: 368 pages.
Presents a step-by-step guide to the features and functions of the Droid Bionic smartphone, covering such topics as texting, Internet access, video chatting, GPS navigation, and adding apps.
Published by John Wiley & Sons on 12/27/2011
Book details: 384 pages.
An introduction to the Droid 2 explains how to get the most out of the device, with a hands-on approach to learning its functions and applications, a review of its features, customization tips and tricks, and instructions to help users master the Droid 2.
Published by "O'Reilly Media, Inc." on 01/27/2011
Book details: 373 pages.