Philadelphia based mobile productivity startup, AstralPad today introduces its iPad app that lets business users create professional office documents, and discuss them with their colleagues in real-time. AstralPad Office Collaboration 1.0 combines a full-featured Office productivity suite with the ability to work on multiple documents simultaneously, and share rich content across documents. It also integrates its Office features with live screen-sharing and video calling, in the same app.
Houdah Software today announces HoudahSpot 3.4, an update to their acclaimed Spotlight front-end for Mac OS X. HoudahSpot eliminates the need for time-consuming filing and managing of documents. With powerful search options your files are always at your fingertips. HoudahSpot fully supports Mac OS X Leopard, Snow Leopard and 10.7 Lion. HoudahSpot 3.4 improves Lion compatibility and brings refinements to many aspects of the product.
Corporate Smalltalk Consulting Ltd today announces PDF 1.7.4 for iOS, an update to their document viewer app that allows the user to view both complex, or oversize and large multi-page PDF documents. The app employs proprietary LargeViewer technology to convert and pre-render large documents for smooth scrolling, zooming and sub-second rendering. In addition to reading PDF files that are thousands of pages long, PDF 1.7.4 can easily handle page sizes exceeding 48 x 42 inches.
Today Readdle releases PDF Expert 2.5, a new version of its cutting edge iPad application for editing PDF forms and annotating PDF documents. PDF Expert 2.5 lets medical, insurance, manufacturing and realtor companies go paperless for such important activity as signing agreements and contracts. Since many contracts are interactive PDF documents, PDF Expert 2.5 supports signature fields in PDF forms.
Corporate Smalltalk Consulting Ltd today announces PDF 1.7 for iOS, an update to their document viewer app that allows the user to view both oversize and long multi-page PDF documents. The app employs proprietary LargeViewer technology to convert and pre-render large documents for smooth scrolling, zooming and sub-second rendering. In addition to reading PDF files that are thousands of pages long, PDF 1.7 can easily handle page sizes exceeding 48 x 42 inches.
Spot Documents announces today the availability of a free 5GB storage plan. Spot Documents solves a problem in today’s distributed businesses, where workers need access to vital documents and files wherever they are. Any kind of file can be stored using the system, which provides previews and full content searching with iPad, iPhone, Mac and web clients. A single account can host multiple repositories, each of which can hold hundreds of thousands of files.
Corporate Smalltalk Consulting today announces PDF 1.6.7 for iOS, an update to their document viewer app that allows the user to view both oversize and large multi-page PDF documents easily. The app employs proprietary Can Opener technology to convert and pre-render large documents for smooth scrolling and zooming. In addition to PDF files of thousands of pages, PDF 1.6.7 can easily handle page sizes of 44 x 44 inches. The app includes Dropbox connectivity and can display PDFs stored locally.
Alfons Schmid today announced that the latest update of Notebooks for iPhone and iPad adds support for formatting documents. Notebooks allows users to write notes, manage tasks and store any type of document and supports serious, integrated work for professional and private users. The latest update of Notebooks, immediately available for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch, allows users to create formatted documents with text styles, indented lists, tables, embedded images and more.
Ottawa based development firm JwalSoft Inc. today releases TVOut Genie 1.5, a free update to their Universal app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. TVOut Genie enables users to easily and conveniently show different kinds of content on TV/LCD Panels straight from any iDevice. Version 1.5 has gotten better with the ability to show all different kinds of documents in addition to other usability improvements.
Readdle today releases Printer Pro 1.1, the new version of popular application for printing documents from the iPad. Printer Pro 1.1 lets iPad owners print PDF documents with annotations preserved, adds AirPrint support and highly anticipated “Print to PDF” function that allows people convert MS Office and HTML documents to PDF. With Printer Pro 1.1 print annotations directly to many Wi-Fi printers and to any printer attached to the Mac or PC.
Tipirneni Software LLC announces Sign-N-Send 1.0.1, a revolutionary new app for iOS. Sign-N-Send can open email attachments such as PDF files, Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint documents. The user can then use the pen tool in Sign-N-Send to sign documents or use the text tool to fill out forms or annotate information such as corrections or comments. The completed document is then sent back as a PDF email attachment.
Spot Documents is an alternative to iDisk, DropBox and other cloud based file storage systems, offering a desktop like searching and browsing experience. Leveraging the security and redundancy of Amazon’s S3, now even small companies can afford to take their documents online. The iPad, iPhone, OS X and Web clients are all free to use. A single account can host multiple repositories and any number of users can be assigned read only or read/write access to each repository.