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Motorola XOOM For Dummies

Motorola XOOM For DummiesThe only Xoom book covering the Android 3.1 update is available now on Amazon!

It’s no surprise that CNET granted the Xoom one of the coveted “CES 2011 Best of Show” awards. First out the gate, the Motorola Xoom boasts solid hardware, just waiting for the free updates coming down the road: 4G cellular access, and expansion to 64GB of storage through the storage card slot.

The Motorola Xoom tablet plays Flash videos, shoots photos and videos from its front-and-rear-facing cameras, and displays it all on a large, high-resolution screen. The Xoom is the first device to run Android 3.0, created specifically for tablets. This book also covers the Android 3.1 update which began arriving in May.

With its powerful hardware, Android’s fast-growing user base, and the strength of Verizon’s network, the Motorola Xoom is the Android tablet to beat.

This book details the Xoom’s features and secrets, helping people overcome the hurdles of being an early adopter. You’ll want to keep this book close at hand, as you explore your Xoom’s many features.

Produced in full-color, Motorola Xoom For Dummies helps you handle both the 3G/4G and Wi-Fi Xoom models:

  • Introducing the Motorola Xoom (Chapter 1 is available as a free download.)
  • The Grand Unboxing
  • Basic Training
  • A Casual Walkthrough
  • Connecting to the Internet
  • Connecting to Your PC
  • Browsing the Web
  • Turning Your Xoom into a WiFi hotspot
  • Sending and Receiving E-mail
  • Contacts and Calendar
  • Downloading Apps
  • The Social Networks
  • Digesting Media: Music, Movies, Photos, Books, and Maps
  • Tweaks and Settings
  • Maintenance and Troubleshooting
  • Customizing Your Xoom
  • Ten Essential Free Apps
  • Ten Tips ‘n’ Tricks
  • Ten Handy Accessories

Buy the Kindle edition of Motorola Xoom For Dummies to keep it accessible both on your Xoom, and your PC’s Kindle desktop program.

Links mentioned in the book

Motorola Xoom For Dummies free downloadable cheat sheet

Motorola’s Xoom support page

Motorola’s 63-page PDF manual (not shipped with Xoom)

USB Drivers for Microsoft Windows

Android File Transfer for Apple Computers

Motorola’s Xoom Help Center app (Download directly from Xoom only)

Differences between Xoom models


Getting Ready for your 4G Upgrade


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