Sl's Repository Ltd releases Browsy 1.2 for iOS

in Utilities (E)

[] Akko, Israel / London, United Kingdom - Sl's Repository Ltd today is proud to announce Browsy 1.2, a massive update to their smart fullscreen web browser for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. Browsy is The Smart Fullscreen Web Browser that gets out of your way. First released in March 23, 2015, Browsy allows you to view and share the web without distractions, control the browser with gestures and includes the unique Markdownify action extension, turning webpages into Markdown. Browsy 1.2 is latest update to Browsy that goes above and beyond your iPhone with amazing new features like an Apple Watch App, Reading View, Notes View, Tabs, Support for iOS 9 features like Keyboard Shortcuts, Spotlight, iPad Multitasking, 3D Touch and more. Here are all of the new features included in Browsy 1.2:

Some completely new views:
* New Reading View, allowing you to read all of your favorite websites in a clean layout without any ads, menus or other content. Powered by Marky
* New Tabs View, for browsing multiple webpages in the same time
* The New Notes View allow you to write quick thoughts, ideas, remarks you have while watching videos, reading and browsing and then send that text to other apps - Including an extra keyboard row that allows you to move the cursor with a swipe, select text with a two-finger swipe and move to the start or the end of the view with a double tap with two fingers on the edges of the row

New Settings:
* The new Recent Sites setting allows the Omnibar to remember the last 100 websites you visited and make visiting your favorite sites quicker and easier
* The new Disable Cache Setting - Complete privacy without cookies or any other kind of browsing data per tab
* New Feedback Center - Send feedback, bug reports and messages right from the Settings view - Powered by Apptentive
* Starting with the release of this update, the app will be priced at $3.99 and the In-App Purchases were removed

Support for the latest and greatest:
* The font used by the app has been changed to San Francisco, the new system font on iOS 9
* The app has been optimized for use with iOS 9's iPad Multitasking features, you can now Slide Over Browsy for a quick browse, Use Browsy alongside another app with Split View and continue watching your video from Browsy in other apps with Picture in Picture
* Keyboard Shortcuts for every view, available with iOS 9 - Long press the Command key on your keyboard to view all of the available shortcuts for the view you are in
* Spotlight Search - Search your Notes, Bookmarks and Recent Sites from your Home Screen on iOS 9
* 3D Touch - Open the Notes View, Bookmarks view, Start a search or visit a website from your clipboard straight from your Home Screen on the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, or use Peek and Pop to preview sites in the main view and the Bookmarks view
* Browsy now supports Handoff, so you can seamlessly move your browsing session between your iPhone or iPad (or even your Mac) - On the Mac, Handoff will open your currently displayed page on the browser you set as your default

Improvements to the main view:
* New Gesture to hide all the buttons - Swipe right with 2 fingers to hide the buttons (including the More button) - To hide the buttons on the Notes view, swipe with 3 fingers
* Support for SKStoreProductViewController - App Store apps, Apple Music songs and other iTunes links you tap will now open in a convenient in-app view that you can easily dismiss
* Support for JavaScript Dialogs: Alerts, Text Input and Confirmation Dialogs now work in the main view
* New System for the Loading Timer, with snappier websites loading and better error handling
* New Animations for Back and Forward Navigation - When you swipe to go back/forward you can see a snapshot of the previous/next website
* The Settings button has been redesigned to be more in line with the app's color scheme

Better Extensibility:
* New Print action extension that allows you to print your favorite websites
* New Syntax Highlighting in Markdownify: Markdown Syntax in Markdownify is now highlighted and the text is clearer to use and easier to view with Prism
* New URL Scheme Improvements: You can now use browsy://?readq=(Your URL or Search Term) to open a website in reading view and use browsy://?view=(View Name) to launch the Bookmarks, Notes, Tabs or Settings view directly

And One More Thing:
* Introducing Browsy for Apple Watch! Use the Watch app to control the iPhone app from your Watch, view your Bookmarks, or do a quick search online. You can also have the Watch speak your search results to you through your iPhone and use Handoff and the Force Touch menu to move between the Watch and your iPhone (Handoff also works with your iPad or Mac).

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Apple Watch support
* Requires iOS 8.0 or later
* Size: 16.1 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Browsy - The Smart Fullscreen Web Browser and Website Markdownifier 1.2 is available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Utilities category for $3.99 (USD). If you download Browsy this week (May 16-23), 20% of your purchase will be donated to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Visit Sl's Repository online for more information.

Sl's Repository is a Limited Liability Company founded on January 6, 2012 and Registered in London (England), United States and Israel. Founded by Sl (Shahaf Levi), a Developer and Writer aiming to make apps that can make people's lives better using Apple's hardware and software. Sl's Repository is his place on the web. Where all the things he makes, discovers, likes and thinks are posted. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2016 Sl's Repository. 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. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.


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