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Book description

Dive straight into hot Fire phone features you won’t find in any other device—like Firefly, Mayday, and Dynamic Perspective—with this concise hands-on guide. You probably already know how to make calls, text, and take photos with Amazon’s new phone, but where it really shines is in innovative features you’ve never even seen before. This intuitive, easy-to-follow book opens a world of possibilities with the Fire phone, right out of the box.

Table of Contents

  1. Preface
    1. How to Use This Book
    2. Conventions Used in This Book
    3. Safari® Books Online
    4. How to Contact Us
  2. 1. Getting Around the Fire
    1. Hardware Features
    2. Three-Panel Navigation
      1. From the Home Screen
      2. Within an App
    3. Carousel
    4. One-Handed Gestures
      1. Peek
      2. Tilt
      3. Auto-Scroll
      4. Swivel
  3. 2. Dynamic Perspective
    1. Lock Screens
    2. Maps
    3. Games
    4. The Fire Operating System
  4. 3. Firefly
    1. Books
    2. Movies and TV Shows
    3. Music
    4. Phone Numbers, URLs, and Email Addresses
    5. Everything Else
    6. History
    7. The Future
  5. 4. Mayday
    1. Video Chat
    2. Drawing on Screen
    3. Remote Control
  6. 5. Camera and Photos
    1. Optical Image Stabilization
    2. Unlimited Cloud Storage
    3. Lenticular Capture Mode
  7. Colophon
  8. Copyright