Android for Work

Productivity for Professionals

Authors: Karch, Marziah

  • The first book to specifically address professionals using Android in the workplace
  • Positioned to capitalize on Android's evolution to critical mass adoption by mid to late 2010
  • The author, Marziah Karch, writes about Google Android and how it can be used for Google at About.com
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Android is new, Android is open, and Android is fun. It’s also serious about business. Android for Work shows you how to harness the power of Android to stay productive and take your office on the road. This book also sheds light on the often daunting task of finding the right Android phone for the business user.

Whether this is your first smartphone, your first Android smartphone, or your first attempt to make your phone into a productivity tool, Android for Work gets you started. You’ll learn how to manage email and tasks, but you’ll also learn how to weed through the sea of games to find specialized productivity tools for a variety of professions.

For those that are more interested in an enterprise wide deployment, the book includes an appendix of information on administering Android phones, creating custom interfaces, and creating specialized apps for your enterprise. You’ll also learn more about integrating Android with other Google Apps for enterprise.

About the authors

Marziah Karch takes a special delight in the challenge of explaining new gadgets and complex technology to beginning audiences. She is the author of multiple books on technology topics. Marziah writes for About.com and GeekMom.com. Her articles have also appeared in Wired magazine.Marziah was a senior educational technologist for Johnson County Community College in the Kansas City metro area for 14 years before she began working as a senior instructional designer for NWEA in Portland, Oregon. She holds a Master's in instructional design and is a doctoral student in Library and Information Management. When she's not feeding her geek side with new gadgets or writing about technology, Marziah enjoys keeping Portland weird with her husband and two children.

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  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3001-4
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  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $29.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3000-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Android for Work
Book Subtitle
Productivity for Professionals
Authors
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Marziah Karch
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-3001-4
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-3001-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-3000-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
312
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