My Samsung Galaxy S III

Author: Steve Schwartz

Publisher: Que Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 528

View: 947

Friendly, quick, and 100% practical, My Samsung Galaxy S III is the must-have companion for every Samsung Galaxy S III user. Authored by Dr. Steven Schwartz, a leading expert in demystifying complex technologies, this book walks new users through every task they'll want to perform, including: * Setting up the Samsung Galaxy S III and mastering its TouchWiz touch interface * Placing and receiving calls * Browsing the web with the latest mobile version of Google Chrome * Using social networks, managing contacts, and creating calendar appointments * Send and receive email from multiple accounts * Moving data between phone and computer * Playing and managing music * Watching video from movies, TV, and other sources * Shooting and sharing photos and HD video * Using built-in and third-party apps for productivity and fun * Customizing and optimizing the Samsung Galaxy S III phone, services, and usage * Troubleshooting and fixing problems Every task is presented step-by-step, using carefully annotated, full-color screenshots, all numbered so there's no chance of getting lost of confused. Everything's clearly organized in modular, self-contained chapters designed to help readers get up-and-running in no time, and keep their Samsung Galaxy S III smartphones working exactly the way they want. Throughout, the book is packed with helpful tips, lists, and quick solutions to the problems users are most likely to encounter.

My Samsung Galaxy S5

Author: Steve Schwartz

Publisher: Que Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 656

View: 597

Friendly, quick, and 100% practical, My Samsung Galaxy S5 is the must-have companion for every Samsung Galaxy S5 user. Step-by-step instructions with callouts to Samsung Galaxy S5 photos that show you exactly what to do Help when you run into Samsung Galaxy S5 problems or limitations Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your Samsung Galaxy S5 Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your Samsung Galaxy S5 working just the way you want. Learn how to: Quickly set up your Galaxy S5 and master its improved TouchWiz interface Save time with great features such as Priority Senders, S Finder, and Swype Personalize the Home screen and tweak system settings to make your S5 uniquely yours Manage your contacts and create appointments Reach out to friends with text and multimedia messages Send and receive email from multiple accounts, including Gmail Capture stunning photos with the amazing 16MP, HDR-capable camera Shoot state-of-the-art ultra-high definition/4K videos Make your phone child-friendly and child-safe with Kids Mode Never get lost with built-in GPS and Google Maps Move files over Wi-Fi, USB, or Bluetooth Reliably synchronize important contact, calendar, and other data Find great new apps on Google Play, Amazon Appstore, and beyond Make the most of S Voice and Google/Voice Search, your new “personal assistants” Check your heart rate and track your personal fitness Stretch battery life to the max with Ultra Power Saving mode “Mirror” your phone’s display on your high-def TV Share Internet access by transforming your S5 into a mobile hotspot Protect your personal data with the new Fingerprint Scanner Keep your phone safe and secure--and enable it to be found if you lose it Fix lockups, memory shortages, and other annoyances

Galaxy S II: The Missing Manual

Author: Preston Gralla

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 436

View: 630

Unlock the potential of Samsung's Galaxy S II with this jargon-free guide from technology guru Preston Gralla. You’ll quickly learn how to shoot high-res photos and HD video, keep your schedule, stay in touch, and enjoy your favorite media. Every page is packed with illustrations and valuable advice to help you get the most from the smartest phone in town. (Note: This book does not cover the Galaxy S3, Galaxy S4, and later models.) The important stuff you need to know: Get dialed in. Learn your way around the Galaxy S II’s calling and texting features. Go online. Browse the Web, manage email, and download apps with Galaxy S II’s 3G/4G network (or create your own hotspot). Master your media. Shoot and share pictures and video, organize and play your music library—and send it wirelessly to your TV or stereo. Be entertained now. Start watching movies and TV shows while they’re still loading. Explore the world. Get news and weather, find a location, and navigate by GPS. Check your schedule. Use the convenient calendar app, and sync it with your Google and Outlook calendars. Preston Gralla is the author of more than 40 books, including Missing Manuals on Droid X2, Xoom, and Galaxy Tab. He’s the editor of WindowsDevCenter.com and OnDotNet, and a contributing editor to Computerworld.

Information Technology - New Generations

15th International Conference on Information Technology

Author: Shahram Latifi

Publisher: Springer

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 818

View: 718

This volume presents a collection of peer-reviewed, scientific articles from the 15th International Conference on Information Technology – New Generations, held at Las Vegas. The collection addresses critical areas of Machine Learning, Networking and Wireless Communications, Cybersecurity, Data Mining, Software Engineering, High Performance Computing Architectures, Computer Vision, Health, Bioinformatics, and Education.

My Samsung Galaxy S 4

Author: Steve Schwartz

Publisher: Que Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 544

View: 358

Step-by-step instructions with callouts to Samsung Galaxy S 4 photos that show you exactly what to do. Help when you run into Samsung Galaxy S 4 problems or limitations. Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your Samsung Galaxy S 4. Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your Samsung Galaxy S 4 working just the way you want. Learn how to Quickly set up your Galaxy S 4 and master its TouchWiz touch interface Customize the Home screen by adding widgets, favorite apps, and personal wallpaper Tweak system settings to make the phone uniquely yours Use social networks, manage contacts, and create appointments Discover the S 4’s best shortcuts for calling, texting, and web browsing Send and receive email from multiple accounts Shoot and share photos and HD video Find great third-party apps—and make the most of your built-in apps Never get lost with built-in GPS and Google Navigation Transfer photos, songs, and more between your S 4 and computer or between two phones Synchronize important contact, calendar, and other data across multiple accounts Control your TV and DVR with the built-in WatchON app Share music (and more) with nearby Samsung phones using Group Play “Mirror” your phone’s display on your high-def TV Share Internet access by transforming your S 4 into a mobile hotspot Keep your S 4 safe and secure Fix lockups, memory shortages, and other annoyances

Android Design Patterns

Interaction Design Solutions for Developers

Author: Greg Nudelman

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 423

View: 564

Designing effective user interfaces that work on multiple Android devices is extremely challenging. This book provides more than 75 patterns that you can use to create versatile user interfaces for both smartphones and tablets, saving countless hours of development time. Patterns cover the most common and yet difficult types of user interactions, and each is supported with richly illustrated, step-by-step instructions

Apache Cordova API Cookbook

Author: John M. Wargo

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 320

View: 779

Using Apache Cordova, mobile developers can write cross-platform mobile apps using standard HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS, and then deploy those apps to every leading mobile platform with little or no re-coding. Apache Cordova API Cookbook provides experienced mobile developers with details about how each Cordova API works and how to use the APIs in their own applications. Coverage is included for all Cordova/PhoneGap 3 APIs. Instead of just showing short snippets of code to explain a particular API, this guide is chock full of complete examples. You’ll find more than thirty complete Cordova applications that work on Android, iOS, Windows, and more. The sample applications demonstrate exactly what each API does and how it works, while the chapter content describes the limitations on the leading target platforms (and even offers possible workarounds). Through realistic “cookbook” example code, mobile developer John Wargo helps you master the Cordova APIs and understand how to use them in your Cordova applications. Topics include Accelerometers, compass, and geolocation Image, video, and audio–capture, playback, and management Determining connection and device information Interacting with the Contacts application Responding to application events Accessing the device file system Globalizing apps Using the InAppBrowser Notifications Custom splash screens Special care has been taken to make the code easily readable and digestible by the reader. This guide provides the most accessible coverage, anywhere, of Apache Cordova APIs.

My Samsung Galaxy Note II

Author: Craig James Johnston

Publisher: Que Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 336

View: 374

Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Step-by-step instructions with callouts to Samsung Galaxy Note II photos that show you exactly what to do Help when you run into Samsung Galaxy Note II problems or limitations Tips and Notes to help you get the most from your Samsung Galaxy Note II Full-color, step-by-step tasks walk you through getting and keeping your Samsung Galaxy Note II working just the way you want. Learn how to Make the most of Galaxy Note II’s powerful hardware--from S Pen to sensors Connect the right way at the right time, with Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, VPNs, NFC, and beaming Transform your Galaxy Note II into a Wi-Fi hotspot others can share Access websites fast and sync bookmarks across all your devices Customize your wallpaper, keyboard, sound, display, and language Efficiently manage your life: messages, contacts, meetings, and more Use GPS and Google Maps to find any destination and never get lost Get the exact information you need right now, with Google Now Play, sync, and manage media--from music to YouTube videos Store your music collection in the cloud, so you can listen anywhere Make plans faster by adding participants to calls in progress Automatically reject calls you don’t want Read ebooks and magazines with Google Play or the Amazon Kindle app Find the best new apps and games on Google Play--even great freebies Extend your battery life--today and for years to come Keep your Galaxy Note II up-to-date, reliable, and secure

Surreal Photography

Creating The Impossible

Author: Daniela Bowker

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN:

Category: Photography

Page: 192

View: 655

Surreal digital photography is not only an enjoyable extension of many enthusiast’s repertoire, but is has firmly established a foothold in the world of art. This book reveals the latest developments in the field and demystifies the techniques used by modern surreal photographers, whether they favor SOOC (straight out of the camera) or sophisticated digital manipulations. Breaking down the shooting and editing process for any reader to follow and emulate, this book provides step-by-step instructions for creating extraordinary scenes. With contributions from numerous artists—including Natalie Dybisz, Jon Jacobsen and Dariusz Klimczak— readers will be able to explore many different artistic styles from impossible landscapes to unsettling portraits.

Ultimate Guide to YouTube for Business

Author: Jason R. Rich

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 304

View: 595

From video production to promotion, author Jason R. Rich details how to use the power of YouTube to promote business brands, products, or services, ultimately attracting new customers. Unfamiliar entrepreneurs receive a full tutorial on pre-production and production essentials, from developing video ideas that attract attention to overcoming lighting and sound challenges. Amateur producers receive a full list of equipment needed, and they gain tips from well-known YouTube users on how to produce quality spots without breaking the bank. After covering the basics, Rich — joined by YouTube-savvy entrepreneurs — reveals how small business owners can drive viewers to contact their business. Rich also shows entrepreneurs how they can make money, while promoting themselves.