FBReader for Android gets an update

This is a mulit-platform reading app with support for multiple formats. A new version for Android was released yesterday. Some of the improvements include:

  • More options for scrolling: double tap can be disabled, animation look is now customizable
  • Sporadic options changes (e.g., for line spacing) issue has been fixed
  • Hyphenation patterns reloading has been fixed
  • Possible NPE in library has been fixed
  • Hungarian resources have been updated (by L. B. Szabó)
  • Local library changes

  • New Library view (like network library view)
  • File tree item in library view
  • 'Favorites' item in library view
  • New book info activity: large cover image, annotation, etc.
  • Local library activity has been moved to a separate process
  • Speed and memory usage improvements for HUGE epub libraries
  • Options dialog improved
  • Footer style changed and improved
  • Other new features
    • Integration with ColorDict (a dictionary) has been implemented
    • Finger scrolling option has been extended; both tap and flick can scroll pages
    • Network library: language filter has been added
    • Devices with no hardware menu button are supported: double tap in the bottom half of the screen shows a menu
  • Translations
  • FBreader

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    Nate Hoffelder is the founder and editor of The Digital Reader:"I've been into reading ebooks since forever, but I only got my first ereader in July 2007. Everything quickly spiraled out of control from there. Before I started this blog in January 2010 I covered ebooks, ebook readers, and digital publishing for about 2 years as a part of MobileRead Forums. It's a great community, and being a member is a joy. But I thought I could make something out of how I covered the news for MobileRead, so I started this blog."

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