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Spell updated with support for greek alphabet

With the release of Spell 1.4.0¬†today on Google PlayStore I introduced support for spelling¬†characters of the Greek¬†alphabet, widely used in mathematic and scientific notations. The reference guide was as usuale the official Unicode table for Greek¬†characters, within the unicode ranges of¬†u0391-u03a9 for upper case¬†letters,¬†u03b1-u03c9¬†for lower case letters,¬†u0375-u03ce¬†for accented letters and special characters. For the pronunciation … Continue reading Spell updated with support for greek alphabet

Spell updated to version 1.3.0

The optical character recognition, better known as¬†OCR, which allows to extract text¬†contained in pictures that respect certain¬†conditions¬†(like font type, contrast and¬†alignment), is one of the main features that was put on hold¬†in the app due to the lacking of any plugin capable of processing the image on the smartphone itself without relying on external web … Continue reading Spell updated to version 1.3.0

Spell updated to version 1.2.0

Developing¬†the User Experience of an application really depends, forgive the wordplay, on the experience you have with the application. It’s not uncommon to be lost at some UX decisions¬†after looking at them again after some time, feeling them as a bottleneck instead of a facilitation. Since I am not a sadist, I refactored¬†various UI and … Continue reading Spell updated to version 1.2.0

Spell updated with support for cyrillic characters

To release quickly a first MVP (minimum viable product) of my application, in the first version I have limited the support to the first 255 characters of the Unicode table for several reasons, first of all the fact that it is used by the most common password generators, but also for the very large geographical … Continue reading Spell updated with support for cyrillic characters