new Unyverse Client version 1.4 Beta

We have great news for you. We have been working hard last month to correct a bunch of bugs and add some cool new features you asked for!

We just released a new version of the Unyverse client version 1.4 beta.
You can download it here : from your desktop or from your device, start Unyverse and go to Settings > About > Check for update

Unyverse v 1.4 new features:
1) Import your phone contacts into the Unyverse Contacts app by selecting the Import Contact item on the phone. This was a top request from you. This is a great way to backup phone contacts and edit them on your computer.
2) iPod / Phone like animation between screens. It was also a request from you. There is a settings to disable it for low end phones.
3) long press on Back menu on Java phone goes to Home screen. This is usefull when you navigate a lot and you want to quickly go back to the Home screen.
4) Back hardware key now minimizes the app on Windows Mobile Smartphone edition when it is on top of the history. This is compliant with the Windows Mobile guidelines
5) Windows Mobile 2003 is now supported
6) Support of Helio Ocean and touch screen Motorola phones (A780 and A1200)

The following bugs have been corrected
1) On Blackberry, in the edit box screen, when modifying the text then clicking on the Back key and selecting Save, the changes are now saved.
2) Better error management when there is no network
3) Up / down arrows scroll indicator for Windows Mobile in the caption
4) more robust server synchronization when adding/modifying items offline and exiting the app without having time to upload the modification
5) A lot of small minor rendering enhancements in the list and text screen.


How to Backup an important SMS text message from your mobile to your PC

Text messages are used today by everybody on their mobile and in wide range of situations. It may sometimes happen that someone sends you a text message with some important information, that you need to recover on a PC in order to store it or input the data into a desktop application. With Unyverse, you can save the text message to your PC quite easily.

Simple select the text of the SMS using the Copy menu function of your phone’s messaging application [*]. Then goto the Unyverse app and open your Notebooks wiki, click on New Note and select Paste from the Options menu. Click on OK, and you’re done: the note is synced to your PC, and you can access the important text by logging on to your Unyverse account on your computer.

[*] The copy/paste functionality is available on recent Nokia, Motorola and Sony Ericsson phones, as well as some Samsung phones.