Apple issues night reading theme and full screen mode to iBooks

Apple iBooks users have been nicely surprised by a new update for the iBooks iOS application, issued today, that adds a night-time reading theme, full screen layout, new fonts and an improved annotation palette.

The new free 20 MB download requires iOS 4.2 or later. The full list of features is as follows:

  • Nighttime reading theme makes reading books in the dark easier on the eyes.
  • Full-screen layout lets you focus on the words without distraction.
  • iBooks now features an improved selection of fonts, including Athelas, Charter, Iowa, and Seravek.
  • Beautiful new classic covers for public domain books.
  • A redesigned annotation palette makes it easier to choose a color for your highlighted text.

Apple iBooks


Source: AppleInsider

Related posts

HP Mini 1000 Review

Better late than never -- and HP has made a good little netbook at a reasonable price. Reviewed by: Dan Ackerman Reviewed on: 30 October 2008 It may seem as if Hewlett-Packard is arriving somewhat late to the netbook game with its Mini 1000, but the company's business division has been...

Garmin announced nüvi 1690

Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. , the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today the nüvi 1690, a portable navigation device (PND) with a built-in wireless module that lets customers tap into Garmin’s nüLink! service that provides direct links to certain online...

Intel to debut two more mobile Celeron processors

The upcoming Intel Haswell platform will surely strengthen Intel’s high-end market positions but it seems the company needs something in the budget segment too. This is the reason why the famous US corporation will soon release two more budget-oriented Celeron processors based on the Ivy...

Leave a comment