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iPad Secrets.

By: Murph, Darren.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Secrets: Publisher: Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, 2012Description: 1 online resource (362 p.).ISBN: 9781118287095.Subject(s): iPad (Computer) | Tablet computersGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: iPad SecretsDDC classification: 004.1675 LOC classification: QA76.8.I863.M85 2012ebOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
iPad Secrets; Introduction; Part I: Becoming an iPad Setup Pro; Chapter 1: Selecting and Setting Up Your iPad; Choosing Which iPad to Buy; Understanding the Non-expandable Storage Situation; Setting Up 3G/4G (If Applicable); Setting Up (and Understanding) Find My iPad; Working with Networks; Updating and Readying iTunes; Organizing Your iLife First; Summary; Chapter 2: Arranging Icons and Folders for Efficiency; Optimizing Placement for Productivity; Giving Each Home Screen a Purpose; Generating a Workflow; Summary; Chapter 3: E‑Mailing Like a Champion; Mastering Gmail's Web Application
Perfecting the Mail AppTackling Outlook, Firewalls, and VPNs; Wrapping Your Head around Attachments; Summary; Chapter 4: Wrangling iTunes (While Maintaining Your Sanity); Mastering the Initial iTunes Setup; Understanding Account Limits; What Can Be Synced, and Where?; Opting Out of a Backup; How to Manage Multiple Computers; Summary; Part II: Acing the Advanced Features; Chapter 5: Making the Most of Multitasking; Shortcuts Galore; Mastering Your Inner Keyboarder; Making the Most of Maps; Managing Your Background Apps; Universally Searching with Spotlight; Gestures to Live By; Summary
Chapter 6: Making the Most of FaceTime. . .and Those Other Video Calling SolutionsMaking FaceTime Your Go-To Video-Calling App; Effective Use of Skype; Video-Calling Apps You've Never Heard of (but Should); Summary; Chapter 7: AirPlay: Streaming Secrets of the Multimedia Variety; What Is AirPlay?; The In(put)s and Out(put)s of Audio Streaming; Understanding What Can Be Streamed Where; Widening Your Reach with Home Sharing; Hacking Extra Functionality out of AirPlay; Selecting Your Next Speaker System; What's Next for AirPlay?; Keying in on Video Streaming
Making AirPlay (and Your iPad) Even BetterSummary; Chapter 8: Taking Advantage of Wireless Functionality; Cutting the USB Cord; Wi-Fi Syncing Your Way to Cordless Freedom; Mastering Device-to-Device Transfers; Tapping into Bluetooth; Extending Your Computer Screen with Air Display; Using Your iPad as a Wireless Input Device; Summary; Part III: Diving into Software; Chapter 9: Game on with Game Center; Getting Jacked In; Keeping Notifications in Check; Discovering and Downloading New Games; Protecting Your Privacy; Keeping a Handle on Restrictions; Going beyond the Game; Summary
Chapter 10: Useful Productivity AppsCalendars and To-Do Tools; Wrangling Reminders; Obligatory Office Apps; Presentation Is Everything; Travel Must-Haves; Fiduciary Responsibility; Calculations and Translations; Reading and Re-Reading; News and Reference Material; Wizarding Weather Apps; Keeping the Kids Occupied; Alternative Browsing Options; Searching for Great Apps; Summary; Chapter 11: Most Effective Use of Time-Wasting (and Life-Improving) Apps; Mindless Flings; Brain Bolsterers; Puzzling Programs; Musical Endeavors; Photographic Playtime; Sporting Goods; Fitness and Training Apps
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iPad Secrets; Introduction; Part I: Becoming an iPad Setup Pro; Chapter 1: Selecting and Setting Up Your iPad; Choosing Which iPad to Buy; Understanding the Non-expandable Storage Situation; Setting Up 3G/4G (If Applicable); Setting Up (and Understanding) Find My iPad; Working with Networks; Updating and Readying iTunes; Organizing Your iLife First; Summary; Chapter 2: Arranging Icons and Folders for Efficiency; Optimizing Placement for Productivity; Giving Each Home Screen a Purpose; Generating a Workflow; Summary; Chapter 3: E‑Mailing Like a Champion; Mastering Gmail's Web Application

Perfecting the Mail AppTackling Outlook, Firewalls, and VPNs; Wrapping Your Head around Attachments; Summary; Chapter 4: Wrangling iTunes (While Maintaining Your Sanity); Mastering the Initial iTunes Setup; Understanding Account Limits; What Can Be Synced, and Where?; Opting Out of a Backup; How to Manage Multiple Computers; Summary; Part II: Acing the Advanced Features; Chapter 5: Making the Most of Multitasking; Shortcuts Galore; Mastering Your Inner Keyboarder; Making the Most of Maps; Managing Your Background Apps; Universally Searching with Spotlight; Gestures to Live By; Summary

Chapter 6: Making the Most of FaceTime. . .and Those Other Video Calling SolutionsMaking FaceTime Your Go-To Video-Calling App; Effective Use of Skype; Video-Calling Apps You've Never Heard of (but Should); Summary; Chapter 7: AirPlay: Streaming Secrets of the Multimedia Variety; What Is AirPlay?; The In(put)s and Out(put)s of Audio Streaming; Understanding What Can Be Streamed Where; Widening Your Reach with Home Sharing; Hacking Extra Functionality out of AirPlay; Selecting Your Next Speaker System; What's Next for AirPlay?; Keying in on Video Streaming

Making AirPlay (and Your iPad) Even BetterSummary; Chapter 8: Taking Advantage of Wireless Functionality; Cutting the USB Cord; Wi-Fi Syncing Your Way to Cordless Freedom; Mastering Device-to-Device Transfers; Tapping into Bluetooth; Extending Your Computer Screen with Air Display; Using Your iPad as a Wireless Input Device; Summary; Part III: Diving into Software; Chapter 9: Game on with Game Center; Getting Jacked In; Keeping Notifications in Check; Discovering and Downloading New Games; Protecting Your Privacy; Keeping a Handle on Restrictions; Going beyond the Game; Summary

Chapter 10: Useful Productivity AppsCalendars and To-Do Tools; Wrangling Reminders; Obligatory Office Apps; Presentation Is Everything; Travel Must-Haves; Fiduciary Responsibility; Calculations and Translations; Reading and Re-Reading; News and Reference Material; Wizarding Weather Apps; Keeping the Kids Occupied; Alternative Browsing Options; Searching for Great Apps; Summary; Chapter 11: Most Effective Use of Time-Wasting (and Life-Improving) Apps; Mindless Flings; Brain Bolsterers; Puzzling Programs; Musical Endeavors; Photographic Playtime; Sporting Goods; Fitness and Training Apps

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<p> Darren Murph is a gadget critic, reviewer, and author, as well as the Managing Editor for Engadget, the world's most widely recognized gadget blog, five years running. He's written nearly 20,000 posts, which has earned him a Guinness World Record as the planet's most prolific professional blogger.</p>

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