Other Things

(a blog)

Other Things is the blog of Things Made Out Of Other Things, makers of Eucalyptus – the library, to go – for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

Eucalyptus 1.4

Apple approved the Eucalyptus 1.4 update yesterday, which allows Eucalyptus to use the full height of the new tall screens on the iPhone 5 and new iPod Touches. You should be able to get the update via the App Store now.

If you upgrade to an iPhone 5 from an earlier device then restore a backup of your old device to it, or if you upgrade from an earlier version of Eucalyptus that's already on your iPhone 5, Eucalyptus 1.4 will re-lay-out the books to fit on the new, taller screen. I've worked hard to ensure this process works well. …

iPhone 5 and Eucalyptus

Did you get an iPhone 5 today?

We're jealous - ours hasn't arrived yet, and we got our order in just a bit too late to be in today's batch. We're looking forward to using Eucalyptus on ours when it does arrive just as much as you are though.

The current version of Eucalyptus was, you might have noticed, recently updated for iOS 6. This is the version of iOS that's on the new iPhone 5, so it should work very well. You'll notice when you use it, though, that the book pages are the same size as they were …