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If you love movies, TV, and video games, then you’ve probably thought seriously about investing in a high-definition television set, otherwise known as HDTV. But before you run to your nearest electronic goods store, you should know what you’re investing your hard-earned money in, which TV set is good for you, and other things that will optimize your viewing pleasure.
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The HDTV Premium Cable Kit For Dummies contains all the cables you need to hook up your home theater equipment — cable box, gaming system, DVD player, and A/V receiver — to your HD television and ensure maximum performance. The For Dummies-style installation instructions help you easily determine the best connection methods for your system.
If your household harbors more than one computer, you’ve probably wondered about home networking. Maybe you’ve gone so far as to start setting up a network and given up in frustration. Well, now you can relax. Home Networking All-In-One Desk Reference For Dummies has come to the rescue!
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Get the most out of your HTC One (M8) smartphone
HTC One (M8) For Dummies is a practical user's guide to the HTC One (M8) device, covering a range of pragmatic and how-to topics, from the most useful features and tricks of the core applications to techniques to get the most out of your smartphone. Approaching the capabilities of the HTC One (M8) from the point of view of a user who is intimidated by the technology, and perhaps a bit baffled by the ... Read More
Design and create your own e-book using the groundbreaking iBooks Author app
With Apple's iBooks Author app, you can create rich, interactive books for use on the iPad, and this new For Dummies handy portable guide shows you just how to do it. Whether you want to create textbooks, training materials, marketing reports, or awesome product manuals with dynamic content, this book takes you through the process. Plunge in, and you'll soon learn how to create ... Read More
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Get in sync with iCloud & iTunes Match, with this 96-page e-book guide
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Fill your iPad with cool apps with help from this full-color directory!
The popularity of the iPad is growing at an unstoppable rate and users are looking for help sorting through the tens of thousands of apps available in the App Store. Packed with helpful reviews and valuable tips on how to make the most of each app, this book walks you through the vast selection of apps and helps you narrow down the most essential and entertaining apps for your ... Read More
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A full-color directory of must-have iPhone and iPod touch apps!
The App Store allows you to browse and download thousands of applications that were developed with the iPhone SDK and published through Apple. The popularity of iPhone and iPod touch apps is exploding and this handy guide helps you sort through the tens of thousands of available apps so you can find the ones that are ideal for you.
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All iPad, all the time—the ins and outs of all things iPad and iPad 2!
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The up-to-date guide to getting the most out of your iPad or iPad 2!
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Oh, all the amazing things your iPad and iPad 2 can do!
Lightweight, powerful, and perfect for reading and staying in touch, iPads are fun and practical for today's seniors, as long as you know how to use all the bells and whistles. That's where this helpful guide comes in. Written in the friendly For Dummiesstyle and sporting senior-friendly larger type and full-color illustrations, this book can help you get the most out of your iPad or iPad 2, even ... Read More
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The easy way to use your iPad or iPhone to make amazing music
If you are a budding or established musician looking to use your iPad or iPhone as a portable musical instrument, recording studio, or composition tool, then you've come to the right place! iPad and iPhone For Musicians For Dummies explains in plain English how to hook up your preferred instrument to your iPad or iPhone to work on music projects within a plethora of recording apps. You'll ... Read More
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Create apps for the hottest device on the market — the iPad!
iPad application development is the new gold rush — iPad sales are booming and new apps are arriving daily. Whether you’re a serious programmer new to the iPad or a beginner who wants to get started in app development, this easy-to-follow guide will help you join the party. It begins with the basics about the SDK and becoming a registered Apple developer, looks at how an iPad application ... Read More
Get the scoop on the best kid-friendly apps iPad has to offer!
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Get the most out of using your iPad at work
iPad at Work For Dummies provides essential and in-depth coverage for a variety of productivity-related tasks made possible on the iPad, from basics such as setting up and starting out with an iPad to tips on the best practices for enterprise-level word processing, spreadsheet creation, presenting, task management, project management, graphic design, and communication. Beyond that, it also includes down-to-earth ... Read More
The updated, full-color guide to Apple’s all-new iPad
It's ultra-thin, rich with functionality, packed with stunning graphics, and one of the hottest-selling devices on the planet. And if you want to get the very most from the latest iPad and iOS software, this is the book to have. Mac experts and veteran For Dummies authors Edward Baig and Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus walk you through the basics as you set up and explore the new iPad, master the multitouch ... Read More
Your e-mail, photos, music, books, and games — everything you need is just a touch away with iPad!
Part iPod touch, part MacBook, part e-Reader, and all amazing, the iPad combines the best of your favorite gadgets into one ultraportable touch device. From sending e-mail and surfing the web to taking pictures, watching and recording videos, playing games, downloading apps, and so much more, the fun begins right here with this friendly ... Read More
The fast and easy way to get the most out of your iPad - updated for iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3!
This new edition of iPad For Dummies covers all the latest tips and tricks to getting the most out of your iPad, presented in a straightforward-but-fun language that has defined the For Dummies brand for more than twenty years. Clear instructions get you started with the basics, like setting up your iPad, mastering the multi-touch interface, and synching ... Read More
The easy way for seniors to master the iPad - updated for iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3!
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