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CrackBerry

True Tales of BlackBerry Use and Abuse

Authors: Trautschold, M., Michaluk, K., Mazo, G., Made Simple Learning, M.

  • The definitive guide to responsible BlackBerry use
  • Explains how to tame, and get the most out of, your BlackBerry device
  • Includes BlackBerry etiquette guidelines
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About this book

A delayed train, a dip in the conversation, an early morning hour with no sleep—during these moments, do you feel an overwhelming urge to grab your BlackBerry? Do you know someone else who does? If the answer is yes, then look no further than this one-of-a-kind book…

CrackBerry: True Tales of Blackberry Use and Abuse covers the phenomenon of “BlackBerry Addiction,” offering true-life accounts of BlackBerry dependence and mishaps. You'll find comfort and humor in the unbelievable tales of BlackBerry abuse and also learn some valuable tips along the way.

  • The definitive guide to responsible BlackBerry use.
  • How to tame and get the most out of your BlackBerry device
  • BlackBerry etiquette guidelines

This book offers a comprehensive "12 Step Plan" for BlackBerry users and abusers. It's a must have if you own a BlackBerry, and maybe it's the perfect gift for a friend who is showing signs of a BlackBerry addiction.

About the authors

Martin Trautschold is the founder and chief executive officer of Made Simple Learning, a leading provider of Apple iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, BlackBerry and Palm webOS books and video tutorials. He has been a successful entrepreneur in the mobile device training and software business since 2001. With Made Simple Learning, he has been helping to train thousands of BlackBerry users with short, to-the-point video tutorials. He has now co-authored 15 Made Simple guide books. Martin also co-founded, ran for three years, then sold a mobile device software company. Prior to this, Martin spent 15 years in technology and business consulting in the U.S. and Japan. He holds an engineering degree from Princeton University and a master's in business administration from the Kellogg School at Northwestern University. Martin and his wife, Julia, have three daughters. Martin enjoys rowing and cycling. He can be reached at martin@madesimplelearning.com.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • “I Can’t Be Without It!”

    Michaluk, Kevin (et al.)

    Pages 1-21

  • “Do I Worship My BlackBerry?”

    Michaluk, Kevin (et al.)

    Pages 23-31

  • “Step Away from the BlackBerry”

    Michaluk, Kevin (et al.)

    Pages 33-40

  • “BlackBerry Boo-Boos”

    Michaluk, Kevin (et al.)

    Pages 41-48

  • “Am I a BlackBerry Abuser?”

    Michaluk, Kevin (et al.)

    Pages 49-58

Buy this book

eBook $14.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3181-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $19.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-3180-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
CrackBerry
Book Subtitle
True Tales of BlackBerry Use and Abuse
Authors
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Martin Trautschold and Kevin Michaluk and Gary Mazo and MSL Made Simple Learning
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-3181-3
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-3181-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-3180-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXXII, 160
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