September 11, 2014

Upcoming FBReader 2.1 for Android is available for testing.

What's new:

  • New mobipocket (a.k.a. kindle) format engine; we expect that all DRM-free kindle books are now readable by FBReader
  • Japanese support: localisation & specific fixes (many thanks to Tamotsu Takahashi and Naofumi Fukue)
  • Updated background settings: new textures, stretch mode, etc.
  • Sync improvements: do not start service if sync feature is disabled, 'sync positions only' option
  • Updated Czech localisation (by Marek Pavelka)
  • Updated Dutch localisation (by Frank Fesevur)

How to install:

September 04, 2014
  • Uses latest version of Radaee pdf library
  • Fixed problem with non-standard encodings (e.g., Japanese)

FBReader PDF plugin for Android

August 23, 2014
  • Opens files with ':' in name
  • Fixed non-fullscreen mode behaviour
  • Fixed some crashes reported by users

FBReader for Android

August 15, 2014

This version is uploaded onto the Google Play.

  • Better integration between the main program and PDF plugin
  • Fixed custom fonts support for Nook Simple Touch
  • Updated Portuguese localization (by Bruno Ramalhete)
  • Minor fixes in synchronisation algorithm

FBReader for Android

August 13, 2014
  • Fixed authorisation on old (Android 2.* and 3.*) devices
  • Minor fixes in synchronisation

FBReader for Android

August 11, 2014
  • Synchronisation with FBReader book network
    • Access to the book network via Network library (Google authentication required)
    • Automatic upload of all your books to the book network (switched off by default)
    • Automatic synchronization of current book and reading positions across devices (switched off by default)
    • Uses ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE permission to detect if device is connected to the internet via WiFi
  • PDF support (plugin should be installed)
  • Book tags and authors list are now editable
  • Updated Bulgarian translation (by Георги Георгиев)
  • Updated Czech translation (by Marek Pavelka)
  • Updated German translation (by Matthias Dill)
  • Updated Romanian translation (by Gîrlea Alexandru)
  • Updated Portuguese translation (by Bruno Ramalhete)
  • Automatic cache cleanup
  • Tips are disabled

FBReader for Android

June 08, 2014
  • ePub loading speed optimisations
  • ePub: added support for CSS margin-top/margin-bottom properties
  • ePub: fixed empty line support in <pre>-formatted text
  • better cover detection for ePubs
  • New CSS-like style for default style definitions
  • fixed possible crash on ePub files updated while program is running
  • Arabic FBReaderJ resources, by Ahmed Saidi
  • Updated German localisation, by Matthias Dill

FBReader for Android

May 25, 2014
  • No more duplicates in local library
  • Speed optimisations: library scanning, ePub loading
  • Updated German localisation

FBReader for Android

May 09, 2014
  • It is now possible to select several folder for books, e.g. one folder in internal memory, and second one on the external card
  • Updated Czech localization (by Marek Pavelka)
  • Updated German localization (by Matthias Dill)

FBReader for Android

April 21, 2014
  • This is last major update before FBReader 2.0 release
  • Fixed current position storing
  • New directory preferences
  • Android 3/4: fullscreen mode by default
  • Added embedded fonts support for ePubs
  • Improved CSS support: speed improvements, @import directive, @font-face definition
  • Experimental video support for ePubs
  • Updated Czech & Hungarian localiztions

FBReader for Android