Lesson 16. Using iPad 2 for Music and More

In this lesson, you learn about how music works on iPad 2 and how to play music, podcasts, and audiobooks, as well as how to create regular and Genius playlists.

Playing Music and Other Audio Files

The iPad 2’s music app is called iPod, and the app works just like an iPod device. The iPod—whether it’s the physical device or the app—is not really complete in and of itself. It’s just one crucial element in a system that allows music and other audio content to be created, distributed—sometimes for free, sometimes for a price—played back, and managed.

To play audio files from the iPad 2 app, you can use four different means:

iPad 2’s built-in speakers— The iPad 2 has a built-in speaker that, considering ...

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