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Readdle Launches 'Documents X' for iPhone and iPad With Smart Actions, Improved Design, and More

Thursday September 2, 2021 6:00 am PDT by
A long-time alternative to Apple's Files app has been Documents, developed by Readdle. Today, the company is launching "Documents X," intending to speed up everyday productivity tasks and offer users a refreshed design. At the heart of Documents X is a feature Readdle is calling "Smart Actions." Smart Actions are contextual actions that are recommended to users depending on an action they...

Spark Email App Gains Support for Siri Shortcuts

Tuesday October 9, 2018 1:01 pm PDT by
Popular email app Spark was today updated to version 2.0.15, introducing support for Siri Shortcuts on iPhones and iPads running the iOS 12 update. Spark has introduced a number of different Shortcuts that can do things like compose an email, search email, or open a folder, with a list available from the release notes. - Open any folder: if you keep all your to-dos inside Pins, create a...

Spark 2.0 Launches for Mac and iOS With Support for Team Email

Tuesday May 22, 2018 6:00 am PDT by
Readdle, the company behind the popular Spark email client for Mac and iOS, today announced the launch of Spark 2.0, a free update to the existing line of Spark apps. Spark 2.0 continues to offer the same feature set for individual users, but it introduces a new collaborative email experience for teams. Teams can use Spark 2.0 to discuss email using private in-line conversations, share...

Spark for iOS and Mac Gain New Reminder and Send Later Features

Wednesday October 11, 2017 3:47 pm PDT by
Popular email app Spark for Mac and iOS was today updated with several new features aimed at professionals, including "Send Later" and "Follow-up Reminders." Send Later is designed to allow users to schedule emails to be sent at a later time instead of right away. Spark users can compose an email and then schedule it at the time when it's most likely to be read. The feature can be...

Mac Email App 'Spark' Gains New Smart Search Feature

Tuesday August 1, 2017 5:15 pm PDT by
Readdle's popular Spark email app expanded to the Mac late last year, and now the company has introduced a major update that brings a new Smart Search feature. According to Readdle, there are several under-the-hood changes that have been made to enable the new search feature and to make it speedy. Smart Search is able to provide instant access to files and attachments as well as relevant...

Readdle Adds Cross-App Drag and Drop Functionality to Documents, PDF Expert, Scanner Pro and Spark on iPad

Thursday May 25, 2017 6:01 am PDT by
Readdle is today updating several of its apps with a unique drag and drop function that works in Split View mode on compatible iPad models. With the drag and drop feature, files can be dragged between Readdle apps for quick file transfers between documents. Drag and drop is being added to Scanner Pro, PDF Expert, Spark, and Documents. Drag and drop is limited to Readdle apps and it only...

Readdle Launches PDF Expert 6 With New Editing Features, Revamped Design

Wednesday May 10, 2017 6:00 am PDT by
Readdle today announced the launch of PDF Expert 6, a major update to its popular PDF Expert app. PDF Expert 6 introduces a range of new features, from a revamped look to new editing tools. The app has been overhauled with a fresh, streamlined look that makes it easier to add and manage files, but the most important new feature is the addition of editing tools. With PDF Expert 6, you can do...
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Apple Mail Engineering Manager Terry Blanchard Joins Readdle to Work on Popular Email Client 'Spark'

Wednesday March 29, 2017 8:32 am PDT by
Readdle has hired former Apple Mail engineering manager Terry Blanchard in a position that will focus on creating the "future of email" for Readdle's popular email client "Spark," working with an entirely new team of his choosing in Silicon Valley. Blanchard's new role, per his LinkedIn page, is vice president of engineering for Readdle. Spark is modernizing email as we know it. We share a...

Readdle's PDF Expert for Mac Gains Improved Search, New Toolbar Layout

Thursday March 9, 2017 5:00 am PST by
Readdle today updated its popular PDF Expert app for the Mac to version 2.2, overhauling the app and adding new features to make editing and annotating PDFs even easier than before. New editing tools automatically detect the font, size, and opacity of the original text in a PDF document, so PDFs can be edited more like regular text documents for a much quicker editing experience. Readdle...

Readdle Expands Popular 'Spark' Email App to the Mac [Update: Now Available]

Wednesday November 30, 2016 5:00 am PST by
Readdle today announced that its popular Spark email client for iOS devices is expanding to Apple's Mac lineup with the launch of Spark for Mac. Like Spark for iOS, Spark for Mac includes a Smart Inbox feature, which intelligently organizes email into different categories (Personal, Notification, and Newsletters), to make sure important messages are always highlighted first. Learning...

Popular iOS Email App 'Spark' Expands to the iPad

Thursday February 25, 2016 5:00 am PST by
Readdle's iPhone email app Spark has proven to be quite popular since it launched in May of 2015, and as of today, it's expanding to the iPad. Spark is now available on all of Apple's tablets, from the 7.9-inch iPad mini 4 to the 12.9-inch iPad Pro. Spark is unique because it includes a "Smart Inbox" that's able to filter emails to show you the most unread important messages first. It's able...