Here is our press release announcing Next Read 1.0.
Square Wheel Software releases Next Read for the iPhone and iPod Touch.
Now available on the iTunes Application Store, Next Read for the iPhone and iPod Touch is an elegant and easy-to-use application for avid readers.
Westford MA - December 18, 2008 - Square Wheel Software is proud to announce the release of Next Read, the company's first in a series of software applications. Next Read allows users to build and manage their lists of desired books - perfect for the avid reader who is constantly trying to manage an ever-growing list of books to buy.
Next Read uses an ingenious scoring system that allows users to automatically rank order their book lists. Each time a book is added to the list, the user specifies where they heard about the book by selecting from a customizable recommendation menu. Each recommendation source is weighted (magazine = 1, book review = 2, friend = 3, and so on), and the set of possible recommendation sources is completely customizable to maximize user control of the resulting list.
Next Read leverages search results and book detail from Amazon.com, the leading online book seller. Using Amazon permits Next Read to provide the user with the most accurate information currently available for each book. For each book list entry, convenient links let the user to go directly to Amazon to view reviews, purchase the book, or add it to a wish list.
About Square Wheel Software
Square Wheel Software, located in Westford, MA, focuses on providing iPhone and iPod Touch users with useful utilities to help them with everyday tasks.
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