Mobile Guide to BlackBerry
Exploit your BlackBerry for all its worth. Mobile Guide to BlackBerry is based on the expertise of the BlackBerry and technology authority, Mobile magazine. This step-by-step guide goes well-beyond the BlackBerry 7100 and 7200 owner's manual. With the help of the author, BlackBerry evangelist and BlackBerry developer publication contributor Bill Foust, you will be able to configure and customize your BlackBerry device to ensure and maximize usability and productivity. You will learn how to:
- Configure and customize your BlackBerry
- Send and receive text and email messages
- Set alarms and reminders to keep you on schedule
- Browse the web any time, anywhere
- Install and use add-on applications such as expense trackers or interactive games
This quick and concise approach will reduce your frustration as you learn all about your BlackBerry. Discover hidden tasks that your BlackBerry is capable of and get the most out of your BlackBerry with the help of Mobile Guide to BlackBerry.
12 of 14 people found the following review helpful
Review of Mobile Guide to BlackBerry,
This review is from: Mobile Guide to BlackBerry (Paperback)Is it ever possible to have too much of a good thing? The answer is arguably a resounding NO! at least when it comes to advice, suggestions, and tips in using the world's most addictive device, Research in Motion's BlackBerry. That is precisely what Bill Foust's essential Guide offers in a straightforward, easily understandable, and organized fashion. Quite simply, this is the definitive handbook for all BlackBerry users, from the neophyte to the most experienced, from the technically challenged to the technically sophisticated. There is a myriad of valuable suggestions that will benefit all users who pick it up. In fact, if you are a BlackBerry user or plan to become one shortly, you will do yourself a huge favour by scouring through this two hundred page Bible.
Foust walks the reader through the incredible power of the BlackBerry in a logical and systematic way. He opens with Getting Familiar with BlackBerry, which breaks down the various parts of the device and their... Read more
4 of 6 people found the following review helpful
Gets the Job Done Without Enthusiasm,
This review is from: Mobile Guide to BlackBerry (Paperback)I don't own a blackberry. I have heard of them and am a bit intrigued and wanted to see if I really wanted to get one. I've been fed up with the variable reliability of my IPaq and my current phone is on its last days. So I bought the book.
The book did what it was supposed to do. I learned the capabilities of the Blackberry system and didn't have to sit through the drivel of some sales associate who may or may not be aware of what the technology is capable of. I learned a little bit about the different models and how to use the built in software. I consider myself much better prepared to make a decision but my enthusiasm to do so is running low.
I like new gadgets. I like consumer electronics. It is unusual for me to have learned this much about something new without having a BIG desire to go out and get one. I just didn't find anything very exciting or interesting in it. I may or may not buy one. I have not decided yet.
The gee whiz factor may well... Read more
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