Android Fully Loaded, Second Edition

  • 3h 58m
  • Rob Huddleston
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2012

Android smartphones are so hot, they're soaring past iPhones on the sales charts. And the second edition of this muscular little book is equally impressive--it's packed with tips and tricks for getting the very most out of your latest-generation Android device. Start Facebooking and tweeting with your Android mobile, scan barcodes to get pricing and product reviews, download your favorite TV shows--the book is positively bursting with practical and fun how-tos. Topics run the gamut from using speech recognition, location-based mapping, and GPS, to setting up your Android as a broadband modem and much more.

  • Helps you get the most out of your Android smartphone and related technology, including Motorola Droid 2, Motorola Photon 4G, HTC Thunderbolt, LG Optimus 3D, and HTC EVO 3D
  • Shows you how to put a slew of stuff on your Android: old movies, TV shows, music, spreadsheets, presentations, Word documents, and much more
  • Covers all the basic features such as web browsing, using Facebook and Twitter, taking photos, playing music, and using e-mail
  • Offers dozens of high-level tips and tricks, such as using an Android as a broadband modem, barcode scanning, using the GPS, and speech recognition

You won't believe all that you can do with Android smartphones. Get Android Fully Loaded, Second Edition and don't miss a thing!

About the Author

Rob Huddleston is an Adjunct Professor at the Art Institute of California, Sacramento R in the Web Design and Interactive Media department, where he teaches programming and design, focusing heavily on mobile development. He has been creating web pages and applications since 1994, and worked for many years as a corporate trainer, where he taught web and graphic design to thousands of students from all walks of life.

Rob is the author of XML: Your visual blueprint for building expert websites using XML, CSS, XHTML; HTML, XHTML; and CSS: Your visual blueprint for designing effective websites; Master VISUALLY: Dreamweaver CS4 and Flash Professional CS4; ActionScript 3: Your visual blueprint for creating interactive projects in Flash CS4 Professional; the Adobe Flash Catalyst Bible; Teach Yourself VISUALLY Web Design, and the first edition of this book.

In this Book

  • Android Basics
  • Applications
  • Your Home Screens
  • The Phone
  • 21st Century Communication
  • Managing Your Time
  • Maps
  • Music
  • Taking Pictures
  • Video
  • The Web
  • Documents
  • Games
  • Other Cool Apps
  • Troubleshooting
  • Advanced Topics


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