iPad for the Older and Wiser: Get up and Running with Your Apple iPad, iPad Air and iPad Mini, 4th Edition

  • 4h 27m
  • Mark Hattersley, Sean McManus
  • John Wiley & Sons (UK)
  • 2014

Apple’s iPad puts a limitless world of entertainment, communication, and everyday functionality in the palms of your hands. iPad for the Older and Wiser, 4th Edition quickly teaches you how to make the most of your new gadget with easy-to-follow instructions.

Fully updated to include the iPad Air and iOS 7, this step-by-step guide shows you exactly how to set up your device and discover what it can do – all in jargon-free language.

Learn how to:

  • Set up your iPad and copy music and photos from your computer
  • Keep in touch with email and messages
  • Browse the web and shop online
  • Have video chats with your friends and family
  • Discover a digital library of books and magazines
  • Use Siri to dictate memos, create and send emails, and answer questions
  • Explore new places and get directions with maps
  • Take photos and videos and share them with friends
  • Enhance your iPad or iPad mini with amazing apps

About the Authors

Sean McManus is an expert technology and business author. His other books include Microsoft Office for the Older and Wiser, Social Networking for the Older and Wiser, Scratch Programming in Easy Steps, The Customer Service Pocketbook, Web Design in Easy Steps and Raspberry Pi For Dummies. His tutorials and articles have appeared in magazines including Internet Magazine, Internet Works, Business 2.0, Making Music and Personal Computer World.

Mark Hattersley is an avid Mac enthusiast who has been writing about technology since first coming across an Apple Macintosh computer at college. The former editor in chief of Macworld in the UK, Mark now runs a number of Mac-related titles and has written several books, including the Mac OS X Bible and Mac Secrets.

In this Book

  • Icons Used in This Book
  • Introduction
  • Choosing an iPad
  • Getting Your iPad up and Running
  • Getting Connected
  • Keeping Notes on Your iPad
  • Managing Your Address Book and Birthday List
  • Keeping in Touch by Email
  • Using FaceTime for Video Calls
  • Sending Instant Messages Using iMessage
  • Browsing the Web
  • Adding Music and Video
  • Playing Music and Audiobooks
  • Playing Video
  • Taking and Browsing Photos and Videos
  • Adding and Managing Apps
  • Finding Your Way with Maps
  • Reading Books and Magazines
  • Glossary