Kimico Releases BookBuddy 4 - Now Utilizing Advanced Scanning Technology
January 14, 2012 in Books
[prMac.com] Herzeliya, Israel - Kimico Ltd., a leading provider of high quality applications for iPhone and iPod touch, is thrilled to announce today the release and immediate availability of BookBuddy 4.0, a highly anticipated update for the leading book management application for iPhone and iPod touch. BookBuddy 4.0 now utilizes advanced scanning technology, allowing users to add books to BookBuddy in an easy and intuitive way.
BookBuddy users are now able to add large quantities of books to the program in a matter of minutes. By employing the iPhone's high resolution camera to scan and add books in one easy step, users can quickly and accurately create a complete book catalog. BookBuddy processes each scanned barcode and uses the ISBN (International Standard Book Number) to retrieve the full book details from Google Books.
"Enabling users catalog an entire book collection using scanning technology is a major leap forward for BookBuddy," said Mr. Adato, President and Founder of Kimico, Ltd., "Our customers find that this new feature is very quick, accurate, and easy to use."
BookBuddy is designed specifically for the iPhone and iPod touch to give users full control of their book collection directly on their iPhone device. No additional desktop application or online service is required.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.0 or later
* 4.2 MB
Pricing and Availability:
BookBuddy 4.0 is only $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Books category. A free version is available for preview.
Based in Herzeliya, Israel, Yoash Adato founded Kimico in 2010. Kimico is a software development company focused on bringing state of the art applications to iPhone and iPod touch. The company's main goal is to create high-quality applications which will enrich lifestyles and improve productivity while being easy and fun to use. Copyright (C) 2010-2012 Kimico Ltd. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.