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Android phones for seniors, Nick Vandome

Label
Android phones for seniors
Title
Android phones for seniors
Statement of responsibility
Nick Vandome
Title variation
Android phones for seniors
Title variation remainder
so you don't have to ask the kids!
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Android is the mobile operating system that is used on the majority of smartphones worldwide. It is a robust and versatile operating system that can be used by any manufacturer to add to their handsets. This means that there is a wide range of Android phones available and also different versions of Android that run on them. Android Phones for Seniors in easy steps starts with a detailed look at the different versions of Android, and the range of models of phones that are available. It also explains the relationship with Google and the services that can be used with an Android phone. The book looks at using the interface of an Android phone including: Using Home screens, Organising apps, Viewing notifications, Locking the phone, Searching for items, Accessing the range of Android settings, ans syncing with other Android Devices. The book also covers all aspects of the standard communication functions that are now commonplace on smartphones: Making and receiving calls, Making video calls, Sending text messages, Adding contacts, Sending emails, and browsing the web. Android phones are excellent for a range of mobile entertainment, and the book shows how to listen to music, watch videos and read books. It also deals with taking and viewing photos so that you can use your Android phone as a replacement for a digital camera. Due to the range of versions of Android and models of phones, Android phones can sometimes appear a bit of a maze. However, Android Phones for Seniors in easy steps provides a clear guide to navigate through the issues and ensure that you can get the most out of your Android phone, whichever version it is
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vandome, Nick
Dewey number
004.1675
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
In easy steps
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smartphones
  • Mobile computing
Target audience
adult
Label
Android phones for seniors, Nick Vandome
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Covers Android 6.0 Marshmallow"--Cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.Introducing Android Phones -- About Android -- About Android Phones -- Updating Android -- Android Overlays -- Features of Android 7.0 -- Features of Android Phones -- SIM Cards -- Setting Up Your Phone -- Android and Google -- Creating a Google Account -- Using a Touchscreen -- Using Apps -- 2.Models of Android Phones -- Samsung Phones -- Google Phones -- Sony Phones -- Motorola Phones -- HTC Phones -- Huawei Phones -- Lenovo Phones -- LG Phones -- 3.Android Settings -- Accessing Settings -- Network Connections -- Sound and Display -- Personalization -- System -- Connect and Share -- User and Backup -- Applications -- Quick Settings -- Accessibility -- 4.Around an Android Phone -- Viewing the Home Screen -- Navigating Around -- Adding Apps -- Moving Apps -- Working with Favorites -- Adding Widgets -- Changing the Background -- Creating Folders -- Using Notifications -- Screen Rotation -- Using Multiple Windows -- Locking Your Phone --
  • Contents note continued: Searching -- Google Assistant -- Ok Google -- Using Google Feeds -- 5.Calls and Contacts -- Adding Contacts -- Saving Contacts from Calls -- Saving Contacts from Texts -- From Phone to SIM -- Editing Contacts -- Making a Call -- Receiving a Call -- Setting Ringtones -- 6.Using the Keyboard -- Keyboards with Android -- Selecting Keyboards -- About the Google Keyboard -- Keyboard Settings -- Gboard Shortcuts Bar -- General Keyboard Shortcuts -- Adding Text -- Working with Text -- 7.Messaging and Email -- Texting Contacts -- Using a 3x4 Keyboard -- Using Emojis -- Adding Attachments -- Glide Typing -- Changing the Skin -- Setting Up Email -- Using Gmail -- Going Hands-Free -- 8.Android Apps -- Apps for Android -- Google Apps -- Maps -- Notes and Memos -- Social Media -- Health and Fitness -- Playing Games -- Around the Play Store -- Finding Apps -- Downloading Apps -- Uninstalling Apps -- Updating Apps -- App Information -- 9.Being Entertained --
  • Contents note continued: The Google Play Website -- Music on Android -- Downloading Music -- Playing Music -- Managing Music -- Pinning Music -- Movies and TV Shows -- Obtaining Ebooks -- Around an Ebook -- 10.Keeping in the Picture -- Using Cameras -- Adding Photos -- Viewing Photos -- Adding Folders -- Editing Photos -- Sharing Photos -- 11.Online with Chrome -- Android Web Browsers -- Opening Pages -- Bookmarking Pages -- Links and Images -- Using Tabs -- Being Incognito -- Browser Settings -- 12.Staying Secure -- Security Issues -- About Antivirus Apps -- Locating Your Phone
Control code
000060665539
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781840787757
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)981957018
Label
Android phones for seniors, Nick Vandome
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Covers Android 6.0 Marshmallow"--Cover
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.Introducing Android Phones -- About Android -- About Android Phones -- Updating Android -- Android Overlays -- Features of Android 7.0 -- Features of Android Phones -- SIM Cards -- Setting Up Your Phone -- Android and Google -- Creating a Google Account -- Using a Touchscreen -- Using Apps -- 2.Models of Android Phones -- Samsung Phones -- Google Phones -- Sony Phones -- Motorola Phones -- HTC Phones -- Huawei Phones -- Lenovo Phones -- LG Phones -- 3.Android Settings -- Accessing Settings -- Network Connections -- Sound and Display -- Personalization -- System -- Connect and Share -- User and Backup -- Applications -- Quick Settings -- Accessibility -- 4.Around an Android Phone -- Viewing the Home Screen -- Navigating Around -- Adding Apps -- Moving Apps -- Working with Favorites -- Adding Widgets -- Changing the Background -- Creating Folders -- Using Notifications -- Screen Rotation -- Using Multiple Windows -- Locking Your Phone --
  • Contents note continued: Searching -- Google Assistant -- Ok Google -- Using Google Feeds -- 5.Calls and Contacts -- Adding Contacts -- Saving Contacts from Calls -- Saving Contacts from Texts -- From Phone to SIM -- Editing Contacts -- Making a Call -- Receiving a Call -- Setting Ringtones -- 6.Using the Keyboard -- Keyboards with Android -- Selecting Keyboards -- About the Google Keyboard -- Keyboard Settings -- Gboard Shortcuts Bar -- General Keyboard Shortcuts -- Adding Text -- Working with Text -- 7.Messaging and Email -- Texting Contacts -- Using a 3x4 Keyboard -- Using Emojis -- Adding Attachments -- Glide Typing -- Changing the Skin -- Setting Up Email -- Using Gmail -- Going Hands-Free -- 8.Android Apps -- Apps for Android -- Google Apps -- Maps -- Notes and Memos -- Social Media -- Health and Fitness -- Playing Games -- Around the Play Store -- Finding Apps -- Downloading Apps -- Uninstalling Apps -- Updating Apps -- App Information -- 9.Being Entertained --
  • Contents note continued: The Google Play Website -- Music on Android -- Downloading Music -- Playing Music -- Managing Music -- Pinning Music -- Movies and TV Shows -- Obtaining Ebooks -- Around an Ebook -- 10.Keeping in the Picture -- Using Cameras -- Adding Photos -- Viewing Photos -- Adding Folders -- Editing Photos -- Sharing Photos -- 11.Online with Chrome -- Android Web Browsers -- Opening Pages -- Bookmarking Pages -- Links and Images -- Using Tabs -- Being Incognito -- Browser Settings -- 12.Staying Secure -- Security Issues -- About Antivirus Apps -- Locating Your Phone
Control code
000060665539
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781840787757
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)981957018

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