Britannica Concise Encyclopedia 2011 for iPad (and iOS) is on sale at 50% off for the next six days. Its standard price is $19.99, but from now until June 12 it’s available for just $9.99.
The app is the concise version of the leading encyclopedia and contains over 25,000 articles and more than 2,700 images.
A concise version of the world’s most trusted encyclopedias with accompanying images and maps, fast article search and look up functions, Today in History feature, minimal memory space, and much more – directly on your device. Here are some of its notable features:
• No internet connection required – information accessible anywhere, anytime
• ‘On this Day’ feature highlights what happened on any calendar day in history
• Browser-like user interface
• Share articles with friends via e-mail
• View hyperlinks between articles
• Receive random articles by shaking your device
• Instant access to all your Favorite articles
• Suggested Searches appear at startup screen
• Search History for last 100 articles
• Search results highlighting
• iPad support
• Landscape mode support
• Enhanced search engine
Here’s an App Store link for Britannica Concise Encyclopedia 2011; it’s on sale for $9.99 until June 12 and is a universal app designed to run on both iPad and iPhone.