Whenever you get something new from the store, you know that there is one thing that will always be included in the package, almost without fail. That’s the instruction manual. Something else you can always be sure of is that the instruction manual won’t be exhaustive. In other words, they always leave needing more help.
When you bring your first Android device home it is no exception. There is so much about Android that you can learn that it’s hard to fit into a manual that’ll fit in the packaging. That’s why it’s oh so helpful to read guides that help you through the nitty-gritty details of making the most of your shiny new device.
MakeUseOf.com is a blog that does a great job of making complicated tech easier to digest by the every day masses. They’ve released an Android manual that should make owning your first Android device a whole lot easier. It introduces you to the world of Android and covers many topics that you’re sure to want to know about.
The manual is called “An Android Guide: These Are The Droids You’re Looking For” and here’s a quick rundown of the table of contents so you know what you’re looking at:
- Introduction (history of Android, Android versions explained, manufacturer skins)
- Home screen interface
- Multimedia enjoyment and management
- The Android marketplace (now called Google Play Market)
- Tweaking your Android
- Conclusion (further reading)
Obviously you’ll also want to follow AndroidTipGuys for ongoing tips and tricks (newsletter, Facebook, Twitter) but this manual is a great introduction! Signup to receive this Android manual for free!