[April 26, 2010]
Slovoed Dictionary Series 4.0 to Easily Translate Any Text on Symbian Touchscreen Smartphones
Paragon Software Group announces the release of Slovoed dictionary series 4.0 for S60 3.0 and 5.0 Symbian smartphones.
Specially optimized for fingertip control, the dictionary interface now includes a touch-specific toolbar that allows easy
browsing and interaction with word references displayed on the screen. The Slovoed series 4.0 offers useful new features for
both touchscreen and non-touchscreen devices, such as the ability to look up unknown words and entire word combinations, ‘Help Tips’
in pop-up windows, and over-the-air (OTA) forms to ask questions and send suggestions directly to the developer.
Slovoed series 4.0 now includes new titles and languages, such as the
English Talking Slovoed Deluxe English-Hungarian
dictionary from Akademiai Kiado, the Talking
Slovoed Deluxe English-Italian dictionary from Oxford Paravia, and the
German Talking Slovoed
Deluxe German-Greek dictionary from PONS GmbH.
More info about new version of Slovoed dictionaries
- NEW! Pop-up ‘Help Tips’ to facilitate the use of Slovoed dictionaries.
- NEW! OTA forms that allow every user to help improve the program with comments, bug reports and suggestions.
- Search words in any grammatical form (for English, French, Russian and Spanish languages)
- Audio pronunciations prerecorded by English, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian and French native speakers
- Possibility to translate not only words but entire words combinations.
- Add unfamiliar words to flash cards and test your knowledge as many times as needed with the ‘Flash Card Quiz.’
[April 02, 2010]
Just Shake it! Britannica Concise Encyclopedia 2010 for iPhone with a Unique ‘Random Word’ Feature
iPhone and iPod touch users now have a solid and reliable source of information they can carry around in their pockets, thanks to a new version of Britannica Concise Encyclopedia available for those platforms from Paragon Software Group, a leading mobile software developer, and Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
Prepared by the editors of the Encyclopaedia Britannica, the Britannica Concise Encyclopedia 2010 delivers over 25,024 thoroughly researched and fact-checked entries covering art, history, geography, politics, technology, science, sports, pop culture, and other subjects. Whether you are wondering where Wall Street got its name or when the excavation of Pompeii began, you will find that Britannica Concise is the perfect information resource for home, school, and the office. Watch topics come to life with thousands of colorful images and maps. Don’t remember the exact spelling of a name, place or event? The advanced “wildcard search” feature allows you to replace unknown letters with symbols, like "*" or "?"
25,024 unique articles;
800 images and maps;
Get a random article by shaking your device;
“History” feature shows the last 100 looked-up articles;
Learn what happened on any calendar day in history with the ‘On This Day’ feature;
Hyperlinks between articles;
Search options at the ‘Start-Up’ screen;
Browser-like user interface;
Share articles with your friends via email.
Download from App Store