Readdle, one of the leaders in document solutions for the iPhone/iPod Touch, has just released the 2.0 update for their excellent ReaddleDocs app. I previously tested out the app and found it to be a great file manager solution on the go. Aside from the slew of features bundled with the app, you do get 512 MB of free data storage on the Readdle Store, which makes having access to all your files remotely an extremely easy task. With the 2.0 update, Readdle have implemented a completely new interface that not only looks amazing but is also more user friendly. Here’s what’s new:
- Download attachments to the iPhone directly from mail server
- Completely redesigned interface
- More advanced PDF viewer
- Embedded reader for epub, fb2 and txt books
If you’re in need of an app that acts as a central hub for all your files while you’re away from your main computer, I highly recommend you check out ReaddleDocs 2.0. And the ability to now download attachments directly to your iPhone from any number of email accounts is also a very handy feature. The bottom line: transferring and storing files on the iPhone has never looked this good! More screenshots and a complete list of features after the gap.
It can catch documents from almost any possible source you can imagine: Windows, Mac or Linux computers, various web sites, email attachments, MobileMe iDisk and other online file storages and even other iPhones. All files are saved to your iPhone or iPod Touch file storage so you can enjoy reading them anywhere!
ReaddleDocs features network file server, web storage client, web browser, file manager and document viewer combined within single iPhone application package.
With ReaddleDocs you can:
COPY FILES DIRECTLY FROM ANY MAC OR WINDOWS COMPUTER
Any Mac OS X, Windows XP and Windows Vista computer can connect to the iPhone or iPod Touch running ReaddleDocs and operate it like a flash drive. No additional software is required to make it work.
TRANSFER FILES OVER USB
Use our free utility for Windows/Mac OS to drop files and folders to your iPhone/iPod Touch via USB.
Transfer speed is up to 8 times faster than over Wi-Fi.
See readdle.com/usb for details
READ ALL COMMON OFFICE DOCUMENTS
ReaddleDocs built-in viewer supports PDF and Microsoft Office files from Word (doc, docx), Excel (xls, xlsx) as well as Powerpoint (ppt, pptx). To read documents created using software like MS Project, MS Visio or OmniGraffle simply print them as PDF files and copy to ReaddleDocs.
SAVE ATTACHMENTS YOU HAVE GOT IN THE EMAIL
Just forward email with attachment to your unique Readdle Storage e-mail address and save it to your device using ReaddleDocs.
EMAIL FILES STORED IN READDLEDOCS TO YOUR COLLEAGUES AND PARTNERS
You can share all the important information that you have on your iPhone using super fast Readdle mail server.
READ BOOKS ON THE GO
ReaddleDocs also allows you to read books in a variety of formats. TXT, FB2, RTF and HTML files are supported in addition to PDF and DOC documents.
TRANSFER FILES TO YOUR iPHONE WITH OF WITHOUT WI-FI
ReaddleDocs supports transferring files to your device using both EDGE or 3G network. Just upload your documents to Readdle Storage using regular Internet connection and instantly access them from the ReaddleDocs.
SAVE DOCUMENTS FROM THE WEB
You have found a document that you want to save on your iPhone or your files already are somewhere in the Internet? Use built-in web browser to find and save files from the Web directly to your device.
ACCESS MobileMe iDisk AND OTHER POPULAR WEB STORAGES
ReaddleDocs allows you to open files from MobileMe iDisk, Box.Net, Filesanywhere and other services that supports WebDAV access. For those of us who use more than one online storage ReaddleDocs supports adding as many accounts as they need.
UPLOAD FILES TO MobileMe iDisk OR ANY OTHER WEBDAV-ENABLED STORAGE
Use ReaddleDocs to upload files and photos to any WebDAV storage like MobileMe iDisk, box.net or home NAS drive.
EXCHANGE FILES WITH OTHER IPHONE USERS
Assume that your friend has ReaddleDocs installed on his iPhone or iPod Touch, you are on the same Wi-Fi network and you want to get some of his files. Then you are lucky because it is a matter of several taps for ReaddleDocs to cope with this task.
USE OTHER ESSENTIAL FEATURES
– Bookmarks that you can set at any place in a document
- Password protection for your files
- Support for zip archives
- Fast scroll through large documents
- Powerful file management
- Fullscreen mode