NewspaperDirect Updates PressDisplay for iPhone, Promises iPad App

We reported recently on optimizations of NewspaperDirect’s PressDisplay app for various mobile platforms and eReaders. Today the company announced an update of the PressDisplay app for iPhone and promises the release of an optimized iPad app.

Here’s more from NewspaperDirect: “With the latest free iPhone PressReader app for iPhone, millions of iPhone and iPod Touch users can download their favorite daily read from a selection of more than 1,400 newspapers and magazines from 90 countries in 42 languages. NewspaperDirect also announced that it will release a special version of PressReader for the upcoming Apple iPad, which offers a larger screen and a dramatically improved reading experience, making it ideal for browsing newspapers the way they read best–in their original format.”

Features of the new iPhone app include the ability to view publications either as text or rich content. Look out for more of this kind of announcement in the coming weeks as we get closer to iPad launch.