Apple’s Pages, Keynote and Numbers Apps Updated for iOS 4.2

Now that iOS 4.2 is officially available for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad users, Apple has also updated their iWork Suite of Apps for the iPad —  Pages, Keynote and Numbers. All these productivity apps now support Multitasking and wireless printing via AirPrint, along with other improvements. If you already rely on these solid apps on your iPad for work (and pleasure), be sure to grab these free updates. Full list of changes after the cut.

Pages

iPad Screenshot 1

What’s New in Version 1.3

  • Wireless printing with AirPrint using iOS 4.2, including page range selection, number of copies, and duplex printing.
  • Support for iOS 4.2 multitasking.
  • Localized in Portuguese, Danish, Finnish, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Swedish, and Traditional Chinese.
  • Automatic pagination of tables that cross a page break.
  • Improved reliability when importing Pages ’09 and Microsoft Word documents.
  • Improved usability including font size selection, and bold, italic, and underline indicators in ruler.
  • Fixed issues when using a WebDAV server, including signing out when a server is no longer accessible, saving port numbers in server addresses, and saving files with invalid characters in their names.
  • Improved PDF export using iOS 4.2, which resolves an issue with missing fonts on Windows.

Pages Apple, Pages, – $9.99

Keynote

iPad Screenshot 5

What’s New in Version 1.3

  • Enhanced presenter display shows the current slide, the next slide, or your notes when connected to an external display.
  • Ability to import existing and add new presenter notes to slides.
  • Wireless printing with AirPrint using iOS 4.2, including slide range selection, number of copies, and duplex printing.
  • Support for iOS 4.2 multitasking.
  • Localized in Portuguese, Danish, Finnish, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Swedish, and Traditional Chinese.
  • Improved reliability when importing Keynote ’09 and Microsoft PowerPoint presentations.
  • Improved usability.
  • Fixed issues when using a WebDAV server, including signing out when a server is no longer accessible, saving port numbers in server addresses, and saving files with invalid characters in their names.
  • Improved PDF export using iOS 4.2, which resolves an issue with missing fonts on Windows.

Keynote Apple, Keynote, – $9.99

Numbers

iPad Screenshot 1

What’s New in Version 1.3

  • Wireless printing with AirPrint using iOS 4.2, including page range selection, number of copies, and duplex printing.
  • Print preview to adjust how a sheet prints across multiple pages, including Auto Fit.
  • PDF export takes advantage of pagination settings from print preview.
  • Formula entry using a keyboard, including predictive function selector.
  • Support for iOS 4.2 multitasking.
  • Localized in Portuguese, Danish, Finnish, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Swedish, and Traditional Chinese.
  • Improved reliability when importing Numbers ’09 and Microsoft Excel spreadsheets.
  • Improved usability.
  • Fixed issues when using a WebDAV server, including signing out when a server is no longer accessible, saving port numbers in server addresses, and saving files with invalid characters in their names.
  • Improved PDF export using iOS 4.2, which resolves an issue with missing fonts on Windows.

Numbers Apple, Numbers, – $9.99

Next ArticleSet your iPad's course to Destination: Treasure Island