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My Samsung Galaxy S® 4 by Steve Schwartz

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10. Installing and Using Applications

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This chapter covers the essentials of downloading, installing, running, and maintaining applications on your phone. Topics include the following:

Running an application

Downloading and installing applications from Google Play (Android Market)

Enabling application downloads from other sources

Downloading applications from the Amazon.com Appstore

Adding Home screen shortcuts to your favorite applications

Uninstalling unwanted applications

→ Installing application updates

Applications (or apps, as they’re called when referring to smartphone software) are programs that run on your phone. They add new ...

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