April 2, 2010 in Productivity (E)
[prMac.com] Aalsmeer, The Netherlands - Mekentosj BV today is pleased to announce the release of Papers 1.5 for the Apple iPad. Papers allows you to take your entire research literature database wherever you go. Papers for iPad is a universal applications that works across the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.
"A couple of years ago, a Mac OS X application came along and blew my socks off. Now, the company behind Papers, Mekentosj, has done it again, this time by bringing its killer app to the iPhone in a timely manner. It doesn't disappoint." - Ars technica
"When I found Papers on the app store, I realized that I had found a solution that was not only easier, but helped me conduct research in ways I didn't even know I needed with a mobile device." - WhatsoniPhone
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Papers was designed to be a perfect and beautiful fit to the gorgeous high-resolution display of the iPad. Browse through the hundreds of articles in your library with the flick of a finger, lookup the papers written by a certain author or published in that well-known journal, organize your library in collections and add your rating or flag great works. Papers comes with a stunning PDF viewer built-in, and of course allows you to add your thoughts and notes to the articles you read, all at the spot, wherever you happen to be.
* Browse through hundreds of articles at lightning speed
* Explore the full metadata of your papers
* Organize your library in collections and flag and rate articles
* Read your PDFs using the stunning built-in PDF viewer
* Search by author and journals
* Wirelessly share papers with your colleagues
* Search through millions of papers with the built-in search engines
* Backup your library online for free
* Optionally sync your library with Papers for Mac
* Papers works on all iPad, iPhone and iPod touch models
* Syncing with the Mac version of Papers requires Papers 1.9 (sold separately)
Pricing and Availability:
Papers 1.5 for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch is available for $14.99 (USD) in the iTunes app store. Review copies are available. If you are interested in trying Papers for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch and are a member of the press or would like to cover it on your website or blog, please contact us by email for a free copy. A press kit with high resolution images available on request.
Mekentosj BV creates innovative software for scientists. During a PhD in Cell Biology, CEO and founder Alexander Griekspoor together with his friend Tom Groothuis formed the duo "Mekentosj" and developed a number of scientific Mac applications, two of which won Apple Design Awards for best Best Student and Best scientific Mac OS X application, respectively. What started in spare time became a passion and has grown into mekentosj Inc. Now a small team of ex-scientists turned software developers aim to create new and innovative applications for researchers, of which Papers is a prime example, it won Mekentosj' third Apple Design Award. Copyright 2009 Mekentosj BV. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.