Mekentosj BV has introduced Papers for the iPhone and iPod touch
(http://mekentosj.com/papers/iphone). Papers puts your entire
research literature database in your pocket, available at your
fingertips wherever you go; whether you’re at a conference, in class,
visiting your peers, or on the road. Papers was redesigned from
scratch to be a perfect and beautiful fit to the iPhone and iPod
touch. Papers comes with six built-in search engines that give you
access to millions of articles at any time.
Papers was redesigned from scratch to be a perfect and beautiful fit
to the iPhone and iPod touch. 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.
But what if you forgot to add that one paper? Or you want to check
out what’s new this week? Papers comes with 6 built-in search engines
that give you access to millions of articles at any time. Search the
world’s largest repositories, visit the publisher’s websites and even
download new PDFs to your library and start reading straight away,
it’s that simple. And you can even wirelessly exchange articles with
other Papers for iPhone and iPod touch users as well, or send an
email to your friends and colleagues to tell them about your new
findings and ideas.
And last but not least, Papers of course synchronizes wirelessly with
Papers on your Mac. But also if you use a PC or don’t use Papers on
the Mac it works great as a stand-alone application. It even allows
you to do online backups of your library for free!
With Papers for iPhone and iPod touch, the world’s knowledge is never
more than the flick of a finger away. Your personal library of
Science, in your pocket. Visit our web site for a screencast to find
To celebrate the launch of Papers for iPhone and iPod touch you can
now buy version 1.0 for the introductory price of US$9.99 in the
Apple App Store.