Taking Your iPod touch to the Max

Taking Your iPod touch to the Max

by: Erica Sadun

Apress, 2008

ISBN: 9781430206422 , 213 Pages

Format: PDF, Read online

Windows PC,Mac OSX Apple iPad, Android Tablet PC's Palm OS, PocketPC 2002 und älter, PocketPC 2003 und neuer, Windows Mobile Smartphone, Handys (mit Symbian) Read Online: Windows PC,Mac OSX,Linux

Price: 21,39 EUR

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Taking Your iPod touch to the Max


 

Contents at a Glance

5

Contents

6

About the Author

13

About the Technical Reviewer

14

Acknowledgments

15

Introduction

16

Who This Book Is For

16

How This Book Is Structured

16

Prerequisites

18

Contacting the Author

18

Bringing Home the iPod Touch

19

Buying Your iPod Touch

19

Bringing Your iPod Home

23

Insuring and Repairing Your iPod

34

Accessorizing Your iPod

35

Summary

35

Interacting with Your iPod Touch

36

Interaction Basics

36

iPod Power Tricks

41

iPod Recovery Mode and Restoration

47

The iPod Keyboard

48

Summary

53

Browsing with Wi-Fi and Safari

54

Getting Started with Wi-Fi

54

Getting Started with iPod Safari

58

Working with Pages

66

Working with Bookmarks

67

Customizing iPod Settings

71

Visiting iPod-Specific Web Sites

73

Instant Messaging

74

Summary

76

Preparing Your Media in iTunes

77

Connecting Your iPod to Your Computer

77

Setting Sync Options

78

Advanced Synchronizing

88

Creating iPod-Friendly Content

89

Creating Playlists

90

Ejecting Your iPod

92

Summary

92

Watching Video on the iPod Touch

93

iPod Video Applications

93

Video Playback

94

YouTube

96

The Videos App

101

Safari Videos

103

Video Accessories

106

Summary

106

Touching Your Music

108

The Music Application

108

Browsing Media on the iPod

109

Playing Audio

113

Going Beyond the Music App

122

Adjusting Music Settings

124

Summary

125

Shopping at the Music Store

126

Connecting to the Music Store

126

Signing in to Your iTunes Account

127

Browsing Through the Music Store

128

Previewing and Purchasing Music

132

Limitations of the Music Store

135

Summary

135

Staying on Time with the Clock and Calendar

136

Using the Clock Tools

136

Working with the Calendar

142

Summary

151

Using Your Desk Set: Contacts and Calculator

152

Synchronizing Your Address Book with Your Computer

152

Working with the Contacts Application

154

Using the Calculator

161

Summary

162

Taking Your Photos with You on the iPod Touch

163

Synchronizing Pictures from Your Computer

163

Viewing Your Photos

165

Using a Photo

170

Summary

171

Introducing January Software Upgrade Features

172

Organizing Your Home Screen

172

Getting Started with iPod Mail

174

Exploring with Google Maps

194

Checking the Weather

197

Monitoring Stocks

199

Taking Notes

200

Summary

202

Customizing Your iPod Touch

204

Brightness

204

“About” Your iPod

205

Wallpaper

206

Date and Time

207

International

208

Auto-Lock

210

Passcode Lock

211

Network

211

Sound Effects

212

Keyboard

213

Reset

214

Summary

215

Hacking the iPod Touch

216

Jailbreaks and File Access

216

Bypassing Activation

217

Third-Party Applications

217

Index

219