7 Android Tablet Tricks to Remember
Part of the Android Tablets For Dummies Cheat Sheet
Become an Android speed demon. Here's an assortment of handy, time-saving tricks for you to keep in mind while you use, abuse, or excuse your Android tablet:
Dictation! You can speak into the tablet as an effective and quick alternative to using the onscreen keyboard.
Quickly switch between two or more programs by using the Recent Apps icon found at the bottom of the Home screen.
You can add icons and widgets to the Home screen pages.
An Android tablet can make phone calls, but you must first install the proper app. For traditional phone calls, Skype is a good idea. The Google Hangouts app can be used for video chat.
Use the various Search icons to look for things on the tablet, on the Internet, or in a specific app.
When downloading updates or new apps, or for faster web browsing, activate the tablet's Wi-Fi.
Use Google Now to control the tablet with your voice or search the Internet.