New Arrivals - Computer science, information, and general works
"Did you know that you can dry out your wet cell phone by putting its parts in separate bowls of uncooked rice? That you can scroll through a website using only your spacebar? That if you type your airline and flight number in to Google, it tells you where your flight is, the gate, terminal, and how long until it lands? When David Pogue gave this kind of advice in the New York Times, his columns were consistently the most e-mailed of the week. When he gave a TED Talk of his tips, 1.3 million people watched it in the first 90 days. Pogue's tips have earned him 1.5 million followers on Twitter. And now that he writes his columns for Yahoo Tech, the audience for this advice has grown by millions more. Here at last is the book all these fans have been waiting for: a book of 200 tips that will change your relationship to your phone, computer, tablet, camera--all of the technology in your life. This is a perfect reference book that you can turn to time and time again to pick up more helpful cheats for all your devices. At last, you can lose the nagging, insecure feeling that you're not the master of your own gadgets; the tech tips in Pogue's Basics are all you need to get by...the shortcuts to a happier technological life"-- Provided by publisher.
"The Amazon Fire Phone is here, and veteran author Dan Gookin offers his expert advice on how to take advantage of the high-speed, dynamic device. In not time you'll be up and runining on Dynamic Perspective, Firefly, and Mayday--features that will give you unmatched customer service and the most advanced data processing around!"-- From publisher's description.
This new edition of iPad mini For Dummies covers all the latest tips and tricks for getting an even bigger bang out of your iPad mini. Presented in full-color and written in the straightforward but fun language that has defined the For Dummies brand for more than twenty years, this friendly guide walks you through the multitouch interface, going online, getting connected, packing your iPad mini with apps, games, e-books, photos, music, and movies, synchronizing your data, texting with iMessage, working with Siri, importing pictures and launching slideshows, getting organized with Reminders, finding your way with Maps, working with the Calendar, protecting your information, accessorizing your iPad mini, and much more.
Open the book and find: guidance on which iPad model is right for you ; Tips on using your iPad to buy content at iTunes and beyond -- How to wipe data remotely if your iPad is lost or stolen ; How to move files from your computer to your iPad ; Tips for printing wirelessly from your iPad ; Steps for setting up Touch ID and Apple Pay -- How to share files via email, AirDrop, or through the cloud.