Saturday, October 11, 2014

Unit Converter v. 2.8.5.8


Unit Converter is a simple and user-friendly unit conversion application for the Android OS.

Features
  • Many common units of measure, including Area, Distance, Volume, etc.
  • The ability to save commonly used conversions to favorites list.
  • Settings to customize the look and feel of the application.
  • Intuitive menu options to easily swap to/from unit and copy result to the clipboard.
  • Quick list view to see all converted values on a single screen.
  • Apps2SD for Froyo (Android 2.2). 
  • Currency Conversions for 60 countries, with the ability to unlock full list of 169 currencies




What's New
 v. 2.8.5.8:
  * Added several requested units
  * Fixed keypad layout issue on some devices
  * Other minor fixes


 Version History
  • v 1.0 - Initial release.
  • v 1.1 - Added Angle conversions.
  • v 1.3 - Added Knots and Move to SD card (available for Android 2.2 users).
  • v 1.4 - Added Grams, Milligrams and allow for negative input values.
  • v 1.5 - Added Inch H20 and Ft H2O (Pressure) and now the calculate button closes the soft keyboard (if it's open).
  • v 1.6 - Added Density Conversion.
  • v 1.8 - New Quick List View (new menu item on conversion screen).
  • v 1.9.5 - Option to trim trailing zeros (on by default) and new input method for larger number buttons.
  • v 1.9.6 - Added Power Conversion.
  • v 1.9.7 - Added Number Base Conversions (Binary, Hex, etc...).
  • v 2.0 - Added Currency and Computer conversions, minor fixes and reduced file size.
  • v 2.0.1: Bug fix for currency conversion on some devices. 
  • v 2.1: Added some missing units, fixed a typo and added a Specialized category for requested specialized conversions. 
  • v 2.2: Localized to German, Italian & Spanish (thanks to all who helped translate!!). Favs need to be redone in new language, sorry. 
  • v. 2.3: Russian translation (thanks Din), new filter option in preference to show/hide conversions and other minor fixes. 
  • v. 2.4: Bug fixes, Torque conversions and Slovenian translation (thanks Jani!). 
  • v. 2.5.1: Fuel consumption conversion. 
  • v. 2.5.2: Added several new units, updated for Android 2.3 and added a new "What's New" dialog that shows the first time after an update. 
  • v. 2.6:  Added Data Transfer Rate conversions, a few new units in several categories and now it shows the base exchange rate between the selected currencies on the Currency screen (as requested). 
  • v. 2.6.5: Added Decimal to Fraction converter (under specialized menu), added swap to/from button on the screen (still available from menu), added Nanometers to distance (by request) and other minor fixes. 
  • v 2.6.6: Bug fixes. 
  • v 2.6.8: To and From selections are now remembered (instead of using arbitrary default values), improved the decimal to fraction converter (now pick between "best match" or "exact"... "best match" will produce values with a max denominator of 64 i.e "tape measure" accuracy... thanks MDOR for the suggestion), and other misc. fixes. 
  • v. 2.6.11:  Maintenance release.  Added a few units in several categories and bug fixes. 
  • v. 2.6.12:
      * Added Acceleration (linear) conversion.
      * Reworked the Data Size category to use the SI decimal/IEC Binary prefixes (after many requests).
      * New sort order (for non-English languages).  By default it will now sort in alphabetical order (can be changed back to old order in preferences).
      * Added some new units in several categories.
      * Fixed a few spelling errors.
      * Minor bug fixes. 
  • v. 2.6.13: Improved currency download process. 
  • v. 2.6.14:
      * Added 5 new categories:
         * Electric Current
         * Flow Rate - Mass
         * Flow Rate - Volume
         * Radiation Absorbed Dose
         * Radiation Equivalent Dose
      * Added a note at bottom of Data Converters that reiterates the use of SI Decimal/IEC Binary prefix naming convention and provides a link to Wikipedia article.
      * Other minor fixes and improvements. 
  • v. 2.6.15:
        * 2 new conversions:
        * Light - Illuminance
        * Viscosity - Kinematic
        * Added Data Size (JEDEC) conversion (as requested by many users) that uses the more common   naming convention for Kilobyte (1024B), Megabyte (1024KB), etc... where all prefixes are base 2.
        * Added support for Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich).
        * Other misc fixes and improvements. 
  •  v. 2.6.16:
      * Maintenance Release:
       * Added font size option (in preferences).
       * Added Error Log viewer to help troubleshoot errors (also found in preferences).
       * Added a couple of new requested units in a couple categories.
       * Other misc fixes and improvements.
  • v. 2.6.17:
    * Bug fixes.
  • v. 2.6.18:
    * Bug fixes.
  • v. 2.6.19: 
      * Improved Fraction to Decimal converter (allow free input of fraction).
      * Bug fixes.
  • v. 2.6.20:
    * Bug fixes.
  • v. 2.6.21:
    * Added menu option to toggle list filter (instead of removing filter, just turn it on/off... thanks Rich for the idea).
    * Greatly improved Italian translation (thanks Luigi).
    * Minor bug fixes.
  • v. 2.6.22:
    * Fixed new bug in the Currency download because of changes to the rates source format.
  • v. 2.6.23:
      * New Light-Luminance and Frequency/Wavelength converters.
      * New Hi-Res launcher icon.
      * Minor bug fixes.
  • v. 2.6.24
       * New formatting option for Imperial units as requested (i.e. 1' - 4", 6lb 4oz) Foot, Pounds and Stones (so far)...(it can be turned off in pref).
       * Added option to show result description below result box (i.e. 1 Foot = 12 Inches).
       * Bug fixes.
  • v. 2.6.26:
     * Implemented Several User Requests!...
       * Quick List now available on Favorites.
       * Added Roman Numerals to Number Unit Converter.
       * several Distance units added (chain, cable...)
       * Other improvements.
       * Bug fixes.
  • v. 2.6.27:
      * New "What's New" and Changelog Screens.
      * Added complete changelog history in About screen and Preferences.
      * Added button on Currency converter to view the 165 currencies in Unit Converter Plus.
      * Misc. bug fixes.
  • v. 2.6.28:  * Added quick-list button on converter for easier access (can be turned off in preferences).
      * Misc. bug fixes. 
  • v. 2.6.29:
      * Bug fixes. 
  • v. 2.6.30:  * Added clear button (x) on input text to easily clear its value.
      * Improved currency download.
      * Bug fixes.  
  • v. 2.7.0.1:
      * New Pop-Up Keypad (can be turned off in preferences)
      * Added a few new UK units to Volume converter
      * Misc improvements 
  • v. 2.7.1:
      * Added support for Samsung Multi-Window (for devices that support it)
      * Misc improvements
  • v. 2.7.1.1:
      * Bug fix - temporarily removed Samsung Multi-Window due to issue on old versions of Android.  Will be added back again in the next release. 
  • v. 2.7.2:
      * Added back in Samsung Multi-Window support (for devices that support it)
      * Added new Sound converter
      * Bug fixes 
  • v. 2.7.3:
      * Fixed translation bug in German (thanks Benedikt)
      * Other minor fixes 
  • v. 2.8:
      * UI overhaul... modernized UI to Holo style for ICS and later
      * Other misc fixes 
  • v. 2.8.2
      * Updated translations (thanks for everyone's help!)
      * Misc. bug fixes and improvements 
  • v. 2.8.5.2:
      * Added new in-app purchase option to unlock the full list of 169 currencies with Flags for just $0.99 (USD).  This will give you the same full list of currencies found in Unit Converter Plus
      * Added French translation (thanks Mexance)
      * Updated Preferences, now with more options and better organization
      * Lots of improvements and optimizations
      * Bug fixes
  • v. 2.8.5.3:
      * Improved currency download
      * Renamed Velocity/Speed to just Speed (to be more correct)
      * Added higher res launcher icon for Android 4.4 (Kit Kat)
      * Bug fixes 
  • v. 2.8.5.4-5:
      * Bug fixes  
  • v. 2.8.5.7:
      * 3 new converters in Specialized: Ring Size, Shoe Size - Men, Shoe Size - Women
      * Improved look and feel of popup keypad (can be turned off in preferences)
      * Fixed reported bugs 
  • v. 2.8.5.8:
      * Added several requested units
      * Fixed keypad layout issue on some devices
      * Other minor fixes
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.wopnersoft.unitconverter