Did you know that can you scroll a Web page just by tapping the space bar? How do you recover photos you've deleted by accident? What can you do if your cell phone's battery is dead by dinnertime each day? When it comes to technology, there's no driver's ed class or government-issued pamphlet covering the essentials. Somehow, you're just supposed to know how to use your phone, tablet, computer, camera, Web browser, e-mail, and social networks. Luckily, award-winning tech expert David Pogue comes to the rescue with Pogue's Basics, a book that will change your relationship with all of the technology in your life. With wit and authority, Pogue's Basics collects every essential technique for making your gadgets seem easier, faster, and less of a hassle. Crystal-clear illustrations accompany these 225 easy-to-follow tips. Tips include: Make the type bigger on your screen Am Bring a wet phone back from the dead Am The fastest way to charge an iPad Am The 10 best apps to put on your phone Am How to type symbols Am Bypass annoyingly long voice mail instructions Am Use map apps on your phone without an Internet connection Am Sign a contract electronically Am See what's in a file without opening it Am The 12 best free services on the Web Am Turn off automatic bullets, lists, and links in Word Am Protect yourself from online scams and viruses Am Set up an automatic backup system on your computer Am What to do about junk e-mail Am Send photos so that they don't bounce back Am Print or email articles without ads Am How to get money for your used electronics Am Rename a bunch of files in one fell swoop Am Make YouTube videos sharper Am and much more.At last, you can lose that nagging, insecure feeling that you're not the master of your own gadgets. The tech tips in Pogue's Basics are all you need--the shortcuts to a happier technological life.Luckily, award-winning tech expert David Pogue comes to the rescue with Poguea#39;s Basics, a book that will change your relationship with all of the technology in your life.
|Title||:||Pogue's Basics: Essential Tips and Shortcuts (That No One Bothers to Tell You) for Simplifying the Technology in Your Life|
|Publisher||:||Macmillan - 2014-12-09|