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Encyclopedia (Japanese)

Encyclopedia (Japanese)

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Encyclopedia provides a complete copy of the Wikipedia encyclopedia on your iPhone/iPod. This app is the fastest and simplest way to browse Wikipedia on your device and crucially doesn't require any internet connectivity. It works in a plane, on top of a mountain and when abroad. (Or, if you're an iPod Touch user, whenever you don't have a wifi connection.)

When you first launch Encyclopedia, you will be required to download a copy of the database which will occupy about 650 MB of space on your device.

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-No internet access required
-Complete text of the Japanese Wikipedia*
-Instantaneous livesearch of article titles
-Fully functional links between articles
-Navigation trail, so that you can easily engage in the usual whimsical Wikipedia browsing.

*Some parts of the articles that aren't very useful on a mobile device (such as references) have been excluded. All of the actual article text is preserved. In addition, only proper articles are downloaded - image descriptions, user profiles, etc..., are not included.

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What's New

• compatibility with iOS 5
• support for multiple languages
• bookmarking
• improved user interface
• assorted performance and stability improvements
• upgraded Danish database from 2012
• support for Retina display

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