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Ten Ways to Amaze with Your Amazon Fire Phone
Amazon and device expert Scott McNulty, author of The Amazon Fire Phone: Master Your Amazon Smartphone, gives a quick flyover of his top-10 favorite reasons to love the Amazon Fire.
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By Scott McNultyDec 10, 2014
Minecraft Basics
Learn the basics of Minecraft, including crafting basics, the lay of the land, world-generated structures, and critters and creatures, in this excerpt from The Visual Guide to Minecraft: Dig into Minecraft with this (parent-approved) guide full of tips, hints, and projects!.
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By James H. Clark, Cori Dusmann, John MoltzNov 25, 2014
Using Email with Your Amazon Fire Phone
In this chapter from The Amazon Fire Phone: Master your Amazon smartphone including Firefly, Mayday, Prime, and all the top apps, Scott McNulty shows you how to be the master of email with your Amazon Fire Phone, including how to set up and delete accounts, read and compose email, and customize your email settings.
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By Scott McNultyNov 11, 2014
Minecraft in Education—Why?
If you ask teachers around the world why they use Minecraft, they might come up with a wide array of answers. Colin Gallagher lists his reasons in this chapter from Minecraft in the Classroom: Ideas, inspiration, and student projects for teachers.
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By Colin GallagherNov 6, 2014

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Ben WaldieiOS Productivity: Printing from Your iPhone or iPad via Your Mac

AirPrint was introduced with iOS 4.2, and lets you to print right from your iOS device.  Now you can be super productive, right?  Only if you have an AirPrint enabled printer at your disposal.  Although there are hundreds of printers available that support AirPrint these days, what if you're like me, and have older printers that iOS doesn't recognize?  Your Mac can help.

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By Ben WaldieCommentsSeptember 3, 2012
Topics: Wireless Networking,Apple,Gadgets and Digital Lifestyle,iPhone,iPad,Productivity
Nancy Aldrich-RuenzelPeachpit and Steve Jobs

All of us at Peachpit—our authors, our staff, and our loyal readers—have been touched by Steve Jobs and his influence on our creative endeavors. We will all miss him.

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By Nancy Aldrich-RuenzelCommentsOctober 6, 2011
Topics: Apple,Publisher's Notes,Peachpit Commons,Gadgets and Digital Lifestyle
Laura RossLive Twitterview with Evan Carroll and John Romano

What happens to your Facebook and Flickr photos after you're gone? Learn how to preserve your digital possessions in an action-packed Twitterview with @EvanCarroll and @JohnWRomano.

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By Laura RossCommentsJuly 18, 2011
Topics: Gadgets and Digital Lifestyle
Top 10 Reasons I Sleep with My iPad 2

As one of the authors of The iPad 2 Project Book, I am often asked how much I like my iPad. Let me just say that we're more than good friends.

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By Michael E. CohenCommentsApril 21, 2011
Topics: iPod,Gadgets and Digital Lifestyle

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