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Yes, we have print how-to’s on using your Kindle or Nook including electronic contacts for the authors. Corey Sandler has written 200 books on computer technology, history, sports, business and luxury cruise ships. He carries 150 pounds of luggage including a laptop, two tablets, three cameras, four lenses, five electrical plugs, half a dozen books, and lecture notes to sit on a lectern. From the author’s bio of Nook Tablet for Dummies “he’s a fan of electronic books… [they’re] good for his back.” His book listing is at www.sandlerbooks.com where you can email him through links on the site. Harvey Chute is the owner of the independent discussion forum KindleBoards at www.kindleboards.com where his wife is known as Kindle Widow. His co-author of Kindle Touch for Dummies, Leslie H. Nicoll has owned every version of Kindle since its release. She also uses the Kindle app on her iphone and laptop. Her “Amazon Kindle FAQ” is a published “how-to” guide on Amazon. From the “Missing Manual” series (for computer products that don’t come with printed manuals) we have Kindle Fire by Peter Myers who designs, speaks and writes about digital books. He has written on computers’ effects on mainstream culture for The New York Times, Wired, Salon, and The Village Voice. Visit his blog is at http://newkindofbook.com. For the Nook we have Preston Gralla’s Nook Tablet. A contributing editor to Computerworld and a founder of PC Week he welcomes feedback at preston@gralla.com. Nancy Muir is the author of 100 technology books including Kindle Fire for Dummies and other tablets. Her website www.techsmartsenior.com provides information for readers of her bestselling Computers for Seniors for Dummies and Laptops for Seniors for Dummies. The NOOK Book: An Unofficial Guide by Barnes and Noble and Patrick Kanouse has a detailed and colorful chapter on streaming Netflix and Hulu. The author has published his own e-book on PubIt, a Barnes and Noble web service. His website is www.patrickkanouse.com.


Amazon Says: Combine a world-class e-reader with a top-notch tablet—then add know-how from technology guru Preston Gralla—and you have the perfect recipe for portable entertainment. Pa more...
Amazon Says: Combine a world-class e-reader with a top-notch tablet—then add know-how from technology guru Preston Gralla—and you have the perfect recipe for portable entertainment. Packed with clear instructions and helpful illustrations, this book gets you up to speed on the NOOK Tablet so you can enjoy ebooks, magazines, games, apps, TV shows, and movies right away.The important stuff you need to know:Relax with a book. Load your NOOK library with ebooks, comics, and interactive books for kids. Play with apps. Enjoy the games and apps everyone’s talking about. Go online. Browse the Web and check your email with built-in WiFi. Be social. Share books and recommendations with your NOOK Friends and Facebook and Twitter contacts. Take in a show. Watch movies and TV series, and listen to your favorite music anywhere. Read all about it. Subscribe to a variety of magazines and newspapers. less...
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Amazon Says: Enter a bright new world of entertainment with Amazon’s red hot tablet. This guide lights the way with lots of illustrations and step-by-step instructions for browsing the W more...
Amazon Says: Enter a bright new world of entertainment with Amazon’s red hot tablet. This guide lights the way with lots of illustrations and step-by-step instructions for browsing the Web, emailing, playing games, and viewing books, movies, and magazines in blazing color. Learn how to manage your media library on the Fire and in the cloud—and where to find the coolest apps.Note: This first edition of Kindle Fire: The Missing Manual covers only the original Kindle Fire sold between November, 2011 and September, 2012. For later models, please see Kindle Fire: The Missing Manual, 2nd edition.The important stuff you need to know:Read all about it. Find, load, and read a variety of ebooks, magazines, and newspapers. Go online. Browse the Web and manage email with a secure Wi-Fi connection. Put on a show. Watch movies and TV series, and showcase your photos and videos. Fill up your jukebox. Listen to your favorite music from Amazon and iTunes. Load up on apps. Get popular games, guides, references, and more with Amazon’s Apps for Android. Take your briefcase. Read PDFs, Word files, Excel spreadsheets, and other docs. less...
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My Kindle Fire by Jim Cheshire
Amazon Says: My Kindle Fire is the most comprehensive one-stop guide to the all-new Kindle Fire tablet device.  With this book you will learn how to tap into every Kindle Fire feature, i more...
Amazon Says: My Kindle Fire is the most comprehensive one-stop guide to the all-new Kindle Fire tablet device.  With this book you will learn how to tap into every Kindle Fire feature, including many of the hidden ones not discussed in other books.  From setting up your Kindle Page, managing your music, watching movies, and downloading content - this book covers everything. The task based full-color format allows you to quickly and easily find the exact task you want to accomplish and walks you through it in a delightfully concise and visual manner.  My Kindle Fire makes it easy for you to:   •         Master all the basics, fast: reading, playing, watching, browsing, and more •         Tweak your Kindle Fire for quicker access and longer battery life •         Sample best-seller book chapters for free •         Mark up any eBook with highlights, notes, and bookmarks •         Convert your personal documents for use on Kindle Fire •         Discover Calibre, a powerful eBook management tool •         Control even the largest music libraries •         Get instant answers from Wikipedia, and from Kindle Fire’s built-in dictionary •         Listen to personalized Internet radio stations created just for you •         Use your Kindle Fire as a digital photo frame •         Prevent unwanted subscription charges •         Set up any email account to work on your Kindle Fire •         Explore any web content with Amazon’s innovative Silk browser •         Use Amazon Cloud to get your stuff anywhere—even if you left your Kindle at home •         And much much more…   Unlike many other guides which might only briefly mention or skip over some very import Kindle Fire features My Kindle Fire covers everything.  Here are just a few of the things you'll find in My Kindle Fire that aren't covered in other guides:   •          Full coverage of Calibre, a free application for Mac or PC that helps manage your eBook library •          A large number of walkthroughs for managing music playlists, including how to use cloud playlists. •          How to reinstall multiple apps at once in case you reset your Kindle Fire. •          Step-by-step walkthroughs on configuring all types of email accounts. •          Coverage on handling attachments in your email application. •          Importing contacts from your existing email application or cloud service and how you can export your contacts in order to back them up. •          How to use Copy and Paste on the Kindle Fire. •          How to use social networking integration with Facebook and others. •          Walkthroughs on using the Gallery app, Pandora, Audible, and other popular apps. •          Shows you how to access files on other computers in your house right from your Kindle Fire. less...
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Amazon Says: Make the Most of Your B&N NOOK Color or NOOK ebook Reader! Read books, play media, get free content, uncover powerful, little-known features you’ll love!   Do more...
Amazon Says: Make the Most of Your B&N NOOK Color or NOOK ebook Reader! Read books, play media, get free content, uncover powerful, little-known features you’ll love!   Do all this, and much more... Learn about the NOOK Study capabilities Root your NOOK Color to add third-party apps from the Android Market Find and read free books on your NOOK Color or NOOK Use B&N’s unique LendMe feature to lend and borrow books Play music, audiobooks, podcasts, even video Automatically download full-color book covers Use your NOOK Color to browse the web Add highlights, notes, and bookmarks Read B&N ebooks on your iPhone, iPad, computer, Android phone, or Blackberry Set up your own color wallpaper or screensaver Publish your own ebooks with B&N PubIt Download and use B&N NOOK Apps Learn how to use NOOK Friends to recommend books and give updates Read enhanced ebooks with video and audio Read B&N children’s books with interactive activities less...
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NOOK Tablet For Dummies by Corey Sandler
Amazon Says: The fun is just a tap away with the nifty NOOK Tablet!It's an e-reader, it's a tablet, and it's hot! The NOOK Tablet offers all the advantages of an Android-based table more...
Amazon Says: The fun is just a tap away with the nifty NOOK Tablet!It's an e-reader, it's a tablet, and it's hot! The NOOK Tablet offers all the advantages of an Android-based tablet, and this small-trim book is packed with information about how to use it. Learn to set up your NOOK Tablet, navigate the touchscreen, download and read e-books, access the Internet, use all the cool Android apps that are included, and much more. Find out how to create your own e-books, share books with others, listen to music or watch streaming video on your NOOK Tablet, personalize your tablet, add accessories, and take advantage of all it offers.Explains the hybrid e-reader/tablet concept and shows how to navigate the NOOK Tablet touchscreen, connect wirelessly, install software updates, and use the built-in web browserCovers reading e-books and how to adjust lighting and fonts for your reading comfortGuides you through shopping for and downloading e-books, watching streaming video from Netflix, Hulu, and other sources, and creating a slideshow of photos from your digital cameraShows how to side-load video and music from your computer, listen to audiobooks, and interact with NOOK Tablet using the built-in microphoneTells how to personalize your NOOK Tablet, share e-books, and use all the built-in Android-based appsJust like the NOOK Tablet itself, NOOK Tablet For Dummies, Portable Edition is packed with everything you need to be NOOKing in no time! less...
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Amazon Says: Your favorite books are at your fingertips with Kindle Touch! If you adore all things literary, you'll love the Kindle Touch. Learn why with this handy little guide to one of more...
Amazon Says: Your favorite books are at your fingertips with Kindle Touch! If you adore all things literary, you'll love the Kindle Touch. Learn why with this handy little guide to one of Amazon's bestselling e-readers. You'll learn the art of navigating the touchscreen, where to find content, how to borrow e-books from the library and Amazon, things you can add to your Kindle Touch, how to play music and surf the web, problem-solving tips, and more! Walks you through setting up your Kindle Touch, registering it with Amazon, getting connected, and navigating the touchscreen interface Covers shopping for e-books in the Kindle Store, subscribing to magazines, sharing your favorite books with friends, and borrowing e-books from your local public library Explains ways to use your Kindle Touch for more than just reading, including browsing the web, listening to music, playing games, and taking advantage of some amazing apps Shows you where to find free stuff, cool accessories, and help troubleshooting common problems Kindle Touch For Dummies is your fun and easy guide to getting a feel for all your Kindle Touch has to offer. less...
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Kindle Fire For Dummies by Nancy C. Muir
Amazon Says: Blaze into the future of tablets with the Kindle Fire and this one-of-a-kind e-book!Amazon's all-new Kindle Fire tablet device sports the latest technology, and this e- more...
Amazon Says: Blaze into the future of tablets with the Kindle Fire and this one-of-a-kind e-book!Amazon's all-new Kindle Fire tablet device sports the latest technology, and this e-book helps you take full advantage of all it can do. It walks you through all the tablet's features, shows you how to set up the device, navigate the touchscreen interface, buy music, stream video, download apps, and read e-books from Amazon.com. The book demystifies this all-new tablet and provides a handy reference that can be conveniently downloaded and read right on your Kindle Fire device. Looks at the new Kindle Fire, which features revolutionary technology and access to cool new services; this e-book explains both in plain EnglishIs only available in e-book format and downloads directly to the Kindle Fire and other Kindle devices, making it a handy reference you can take virtually anywhereCovers not only the basics, but also tips and tricks for taking full advantage of the Kindle Fire and the services of Amazon's online storesKindle Fire For Dummies is packed with powerful tips designed to help you get more punch out of your Kindle Fire tablet. less...
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Amazon Says: This affordable and engaging guide is packed with practical information to you help you get the most from your Kindle Fire. Amazon Kindle expert Scott McNulty offers plenty of more...
Amazon Says: This affordable and engaging guide is packed with practical information to you help you get the most from your Kindle Fire. Amazon Kindle expert Scott McNulty offers plenty of tips and pointers for using Amazon's trim tablet, including how to download apps, read books, take advantage of the Amazon cloud, and browse the web with Silk. With this essential companion, you'll learn how to make your way through Amazon's rich content ecosystem. Scott shows you how to Purchase or rent movies and TV shows Find and download popular apps and games Buy and read books found in the Kindle bookstore Take advantage of Amazon Prime to stream videos Use the built-in email app with Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail, and other popular services Surf the web with Fire's Silk browser Store books, movies, music, and apps in the Amazon Cloud Packed with information, this inexpensive guide will quickly get you going with your the Kindle Fire. less...
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