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Jun 11th, 2010, 10:17 pm
LateReader v0.20 (Freeware)
Requirements: PocketPC 2003(SE), WM5, WM6
Overview: Late Reader is a Windows Mobile application for reading your Read It Later lists.

Actually this application does (or aims) more than just reading your list. You can search, sort your list, download pages for offline reading. Share your list items with others. And more.

Current Status:
- C# API wrapper for RIL web based API.
- Login.
- Signup.
- Reading List UI.
- Page Text rendering.
- Currently Reading (Remembers what you were reading last time).
- Syncing with the RIL server.
- Storing the list and Page Texts for offline viewing.
- favicon image display in reading list.
- Mark as Read/Unread functionality in the reading list.
- Search in reading list.
- Sorting in reading list.
- Kinetic scrolling in Page Text display.
- Currently reading context menu.
o Fontsize: tiny, small, normal, large, huge.
o Show more/less (depending on the current mode).
o Show full in browser.
o Update pagetext (download again).
- Threaded syncing.
- Use of codepages in Currently Reading view.
- Get only list as an option.
o Show whether pagetext is available with an icon.
o Let the user mark items for downloading with the next sync.
o By default do not download READ item page text.
>> Make this an option.
- [FIXED] Reading list does not update after a sync (at least the sorting is not applied).
- [FIXED] Currently reading mode (less/more) is not stored.
- [FIXED] When no text is available in Currently Reading Panel a message indicating less mode is shown, but sometimes the same thing happens in more mode as well.
- [FIXED] Better rendering of PRE/CODE tags.
- [FIXED] Every form is displayed as a separate app in task managers, we should have only one item instead.
- [FIXED] Some items are displayed twice in All view (maybe read items?).
- [FIXED] Max mode of main form is sometimes hindered with the title bar (especially after a long running sync operation).

Planned Features:
- Item Title/Tags? editing.
- Better UI.
- Better rendering (more html tag support) in the Page Text display.
- Pinch zooming in the reading list and Page Text display.
- Application Settings UI.
- Image download/display option in the Page Text display.
- Better Application icon.
- Share (twitter, facebook, email).
- ! Paging in currently reading (better memory management).
- Show progress info during syncing.
- Currently reading context menu - share (twitter, facebook, email).
- Shake based URL add (with a translucent form with two buttons: "Read It Later" and "Open Late Reader").
o For Opera 10.
o For other browsers later.
- Archieve.
- Tags Chooser (like in blog page tags).
- Delete an item.
- Application settings.
- Reading bg color/fgcolor selection.
- Better rendering of long words (words longer than a line should be splitted).
- Page transition effects (from main form to reading list, reading list to currently reading).
- Check connection state and open upon user approval during.
o Sync.
o Open in external browser.
o Share via email, facebook, twitter.
o Update pagetext.
- Download/display page images.
- Rotate/auto rotate.
- Reading list button animation (Button down effect).
- Kinetic scrolling in reading list.
- Store currently reading scrollposition.
- Performance improvement.
o Optimize justified text rendering.
o Decrease memory usage (easily reaches 5-6 MB currently).
- Handle "Login Needed" response type for page text downloading.
- Handle "Next Page" in a response to pagetext downloading.
o Add option to download next page as well.
o Add option to select max number of next pages to follow (depth of download).
o Display next page following the normal text page in the "Currently Reading" view.
- Full screen option in Currently Reading view (in context menu).
- Statusbar for displaying number of items ec. in the list.
- Option to delete pagetexts of read pages.
- Faster "mark for download" with a switch control (suggested by spyrale).

- SIP auto activate/deactivate when focus enters/exits text boxes.
- error messages generated by RILAPI are not displayed at all (maybe not generated correctly?).
- favicon is not correctly drawn (transparency issue).
- <LINK> tag defined favicons are not currently downloaded.

Update Description:
- [FIXED] SIP auto activate/deactivate when focus enters/exits text boxes.
- [FIXED] Storage Card is not always detected correctly, especially when you have mapped network folders.
- Item Title/Tags editing.
- Application Settings UI.
- Show progress info during syncing.
- Archieve.
- Day and night color shemes for Currently Reading view.
- Reading bg color/fgcolor selection.
- Kinetic scrolling in reading list.
- Full screen option in Currently Reading view.
- Statusbar for displaying number of items ec. in the list.
- Touch based page up/page down style navigation as an option (suggested by sirhc7).
- D-Pad support in Currently Reading view.
- Summary info about Reading List on the main screen.
- Download all page texts as an option.
- Much faster filter/sort.

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Download Instructions:

< CAB file: - No serial needed > - G & a

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Jun 11th, 2010, 10:17 pm
Jun 12th, 2010, 7:12 am
Nice Release Zacharie 5WRZ Freeware Reward Category: Other
Jun 12th, 2010, 7:12 am

Oct 17th, 2011, 5:23 am
Update ( v 0.27 ) released HERE by Zacharie.
Oct 17th, 2011, 5:23 am