From the Back Cover
Work smarter and play harder — learn to call all the shots with your BlackBerry PlayBook! Learn to make the most of your BlackBerry PlayBook, the first tablet designed for business and personal productivity! Here′s how to browse the Web wirelessly, create and edit Word and Excel documents, put together a PowerPoint presentation, listen to podcasts and your favorite tunes, shoot videos, read a book, manage your e–mail, and more — all from one professional device. Forever connected — learn to use the PlayBook′s full–featured, security–conscious browser, e–mail applications, and desktop manager Get to work — explore Documents To Go, how to work with Office–compatible files, and utilities that help you get things done Play time — turn your PlayBook into an entertainment center with music, podcasts, pictures, e–books, videos, and awesome games Make it yours — customize your PlayBook with your choice of apps Prepare for the future — update and upgrade your PlayBook with both BlackBerry OS and Android apps Open the book and find: How to use BlackBerry Bridge Different ways to connect your PlayBook to the Internet How to use your PlayBook to make video conference calls Care and maintenance advice PlayBook utilities you will love How to use the PlayBook as a still or video camera Where to get the best apps Great hints, tips, and shortcuts Learn to: Manage your e–mail, calendar, and travel schedules from anywhere Use your PlayBook as an e–reader, presentation screen, or video conference tool Maximize PlayBook′s multimedia and gaming features IN FULL COLOR!
About the Author
Corey Sandler is a pioneer of personal computer journalism. He was the original executive editor of PC Magazine , and he has written more than 160 books about PCs, computer software, BlackBerry devices, business and finance, and other topics. Corey′s bestsellers include Brilliant BlackBerry Apps For Dummies and both editions of Laptops All–in–One For Dummies .