July 21, 2012 in Utilities (F)
[prMac.com] Bolzano, Italy - NetSnips is a new, handy iPhone app that lets you store snippets from websites. You can organize and arrange them on multiple pages - similarly as rearranging iOS apps. The clue: all web snippets are automatically updated, so you immediately discover when something changed on a page. The fields of application are unlimited: for example, it could be used for weather, stock or cinema program changes.
NetSnips allows you to scroll and zoom to your preferred snippet on a webpage. Define the size and arrange it on one of the available pages. With a single tap on your snippet you can even open the corresponding webpage in full screen! This features are very handy to discover and browse the latest news from your favorite web pages.
NetSnips features a simple user interface. The app puts itself in the background and highlights your web snippets and your actual task. Moreover it is completely build and designed for iPhone/iPod Touch and exclusively available at the AppStore. You can add, move, delete and rearrange all your webpage snippets on multiple pages.
Since page reloadings are annoying, NetSnips tries to minimize them. Immediately after starting the app, you see the last state of your snippets. Moreover it keeps your webpages in memory as long as possible. So, after a single tap on your snippet, you can start browsing the full webpage - without reloading! Moreover it updates your snippets while you are doing other things, like reading a webpage in full screen.
Furthermore all snippets are updated in an intelligent way, which means that first of all it brings your currently visible snippets up-to-date and loads remaining ones afterwards. It even adjusts its behavior depending on the current network load factor and your activity!
NetSnips is universally usable. Define snippets for your favorite news pages, social network updates (Facebook, Twitter, ...), weather, daily comics, stocks, current cinema program, sport results, ... there are endless fields of application.
* iPhone 3GS, 4, 4S or iPod Touch
* Requires iOS 5.0 or later
Pricing and Availability:
NetSnips 1.0 costs currently $0.99(launch special: 50% off regular price!)
Located in Bolzano, Italy, NetSnips is developed by Johannes Erschbamer, a computer-science student and self-employed iOS developer. Copyright (C) 2012 NetSnips. 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.