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Tuesday, December 20, 2011

iOS 5 Tips: Reader Eliminates Distractions



A new feature in iOS 5 called Reader makes reading articles on the web much easier. Many articles on the web are hard to read on the iPhone and iPod Touch's small screen. Reader also works on the iPad. To read the articles you must zoom in and deal with distractions such as advertisements. Reader solves this problem by taking out the advertisements and formatting the text perfectly. To activate Reader simply tap the Reader button in the address field. The address field is where you type the website address. After pressing the Reader button the article will appear perfectly formatted for your screen. To change the size of the text simply press the text size button in the top left of the screen then tap on the little A to make the text smaller and the big A to make the text bigger. When you are done reading the article simply tap done to continue to browse the web. Reader can enlarge the font substantially to assist people that have trouble reading small print. Click read more below to see more screen shots.






3 comments:

  1. As a reader you can't being comfortable with small screen iPod touch and iPhone. But this new features would give you relief. Really useful feature.

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  2. I haven't got chance to try my hands on this feature but assertive touch feature seems very interesting as this will physically disabled people to use their iOS in more efficient way.

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