Your Android smartphone is really a handheld computer.You can probably phone and text - maybe Facebook - but you might be north of 40 and not have a social media fetish.Really, you want to do proper stuff - cloud stuff - shuffle photos around whereMoreYour Android smartphone is really a handheld computer.You can probably phone and text - maybe Facebook - but you might be north of 40 and not have a social media fetish. Really, you want to do proper stuff - cloud stuff - shuffle photos around where theyre not exposed to public laughter, take 180 degree panorama shots, use your phone as a map book when youre out of cellphone range. Even better – show a customer a presentation when youre far from powerpoint, but the moment is right.Now doing all this ought to be common sense.
But they said that about PCs too.If youre obedient, and follow the steps here, youll end up ahead of those pals of your daughter, who seem to flit all around their phones. You will find they dont know much. Thats why they shriek at you when you ask for help.The cloud itself is really a huge disk drive in the sky that is also accessed from your PC. Which is why there are PC screenshots inside along with the phone ones. Thatll get you started on Google Drive, Gmail and Quickoffice.Start mobile collaboration with your wife, before you embarrass yourself at the office.
Build a dinner party list on Drive like the author, and arrange a coffee catchup by smartphone calendar. Besides learning Android, itll remove any clouds from your marriage. (That pun is royalty free.) Drill into Android smartphone Settings on different devices, because Android is different on different devices. Learning these enables one-up-man-ship at your next dinner party.Deciphering Android upgrade paths will also help you face down those geeks at the office, let alone assist tablet buying decisions. The book covers Android versions 4.0 to 4.3, mainly focusing on 4.1 and 4.2.
Upgrade stuff is in there, along with their dessert descriptions, like Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean, that some Google junk food advocate uses to name each version.Unlike other Android learner guides, every screenshot is displayed in the exact manufacturers frame, giving you a more than even chance you can answer your neighbours query about his device.And after youve completed the thirty sections of about six pages each, you will truly be one cloud ahead of your kids.