Symbian OS | Pocket PC | Smartphone | Android | BlackBerry | Apple iPhone OS | Java | Mobile Gaming | Linux | Palm | Win CE | Tablet  
     

Free Mobile Software, Themes, Games, Apps for PDA and Smartphones

     
Search by Device
My Device

  
Search by Category
Business & Profession
Databases
Dictionary & Translator
Entertainment
Finance
Games
Healthcare & Medicine
Internet & Communications
Multimedia & Graphics
Organisation & Productivity
Programming & Development
Reading
Bible
Ebook Reader
Ebooks
Magazines & Comics
Science & Education
System Utilities
Themes & Wallpapers & Skins
Travel & Navigation
Search by Platform
Apple iPhone OS
iPad
iPhone
iPod Touch
BlackBerry
Google Android
Java
Linux
Maemo Nokia Internet Tablet
MeeGO
Sharp Zaurus
Mobile Gaming
Nintendo DS
Playstation 3
Playstation Portable
Wii
Xbox 360
Palm OS
Symbian OS
Series 60
Series 80
Series 90
UIQ
Tablet PC
Windows CE.NET
Windows Mobile Pocket PC
Windows Mobile Smartphone
     




 
 
Weasel Reader
Sponsored Links:




Weasel Reader
Version: 1.61

Platforms: Palm


Categories: Reading

Upload date: 25 May 09

Developer:

License: Freeware

Downloads: 2179
File Size: 176 Kb
Download Free Weasel Reader 



Rating: 2.1/5 (Total votes: 19)



Sponsored Links:

 

Weasel Reader is document reader for the Palm Pilot organizers, Weasel is Free Software released under the GNU General Public License v2. Unlike other doc viewers for the Palm, Weasel uses zTXT files as its primary format. These are similar in many ways to the de facto standard format, PalmDoc, but they feature much better compression. Weasel also reads PalmDoc files, though, so don't worry. It even supports bookmarks in both formats.

The zTXT compression is done using zLib, a Free compression library released under the zLib License. This results in much smaller files than with the PalmDoc method. For example, the Project Gutenberg e-text of "The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood" is approximately 600K in size. Compressed as a zTXT, it is only 261K in size, while with PalmDoc it is about 330K. Since the Palm Pilots do not have very much memory, this is a big savings.

"Weasel Reader":

  • Reads documents in zTXT and PalmDoc formats
  • Uses zLib for compression (ala gzip and pkzip)
  • Decompresses the text as you read
  • Hi-res available on devices which support it
  • Uses an age-based cache to keep the most relevant data in memory
  • Remembers where you stop reading
  • Full bookmark support. Add/Remove/etc.
  • Jump around to arbitrary places in the text
  • Number of allowable documents is limited only by memory
  • You can select the text you're reading to copy it into other apps
  • Export text to the Memo Pad
  • Beam Weasel or books to other Palms or to a PC
  • Full annotation support with references to where the annotation occurs (zTXT only)
  • Search capability
  • Smooth autoscroll or screen wrap-around autoscroll options
  • Disable the onscreen controls and read full-screen
  • Invert the screen
  • Rotate the screen by +90 or -90 degrees
  • Per-document preferences (optional)
  • Multiple language hyphenation support
  • Supports read-only documents in ROM/Flash/etc.
  • Supports Palm OS VFS for reading from expansion memory cards/sticks
  • Supports jog dial on Sony PDAs
  • Absolutely 100% Free Software (licensed under the GPL 2.0)
Update Description:
  • Major new features include fixed support for the Palm 5-way navigator (i.e. d-pad buttons) plus the ability to remap keys to perform user specified actions while reading.
  • There is also a new "Most Recently Read" list maintained by Weasel Reader to help frequent users keep tabs on what they are currently reading.


 
Like it? Share with your friends!
 

Supported operating systems: Palm OS 3.x, Palm OS 4.x, Palm OS 5.x
 
Similar Software:

MobiPocket Reader (Palm OS)MobiPocket Reader (Palm OS)
Read eBooks and eNews on your PDA
TextDriveTextDrive
TextDrive is viewer for DOC documents with true justification and hyphenation for different languages
TL-PDBTL-PDB
TL-PDB, Which means "True Love in PDB", is an easy-to-use, multi-function PC eBook maker
MyQuotesMyQuotes
MyQuotes - Jot down quotes or make up your own. Who knows, they might be famous one day
eReader Palm OSeReader Palm OS
Software allows you to read your eBooks
VietReader for Palm OS 3.5VietReader for Palm OS 3.5
VietReader is a free document reader for Palm OS 3.5. VietReader can handle e-books in English and Vietnamese (VSCII-2)
Zune eBook CreatorZune eBook Creator
Make your Zune the ultimate eBook reader with this software!
LibrarianLibrarian
Librarian is a program that looks after records of books; their titles, authors, who they've been leant to, etc
Handheldmed ReaderHandheldmed Reader
Handheldmed's original reader with several original features, including QuickNav technology
WinMakezTxtWinMakezTxt
Preparation of texts for reading in formats Weasel Reader, and Palm DOC
 

Comments on Weasel Reader:

Comments not found

Name:


Comment:


Enter text from image below:

Turn on images!

 
 

If you noted an error or download link is broken, please, report it via this page or use comments.
 

Please, select device to check if Weasel Reader supports it
 
 
© Pantich 2009 - 2017 All rights reserved.