Android for Work: Productivity for Professionals is published by Apress in August 2010. This book has 312 pages in English, ISBN-13 978-1430230007.
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.
What you’ll learn
- Select the Android phone that is right for you
- Integrate your work email and calendar tools
- Navigate business trips and meetings with ease
- Find specialized apps for your profession
- Collaborate with coworkers in large and small groups
- Harness the power of Android customization
Who this book is for
This book is for anyone who is considering an Android phone or who has recently purchased one. Whether you are a web designer, writer, medical professional, lawyer, or educator, an Android phone can help you be more productive and finally find a reason for having a phone with a data plan.