4. Phone, Contacts, and Calendar

Whereas Chapters 1 through 3 were designed to give you some background and get you up and running quickly with your Droid, this section of the book is a little more hands-on. Now that you’ve got a solid foundation of knowledge, it’s time to turn your attention to productivity—specifically, to the core applications on the Droid.

In this chapter, I focus on three applications: Phone, Contacts, and Calendar. These applications are absolutely essential to communications and productivity. I start with the basics and then show you a few tips that will improve your productivity and hone your skills.


Despite the emphasis on everything that smartphones can do, the phone is the most important component of these ...

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