The World Factbook ‘09 by jDictionary Mobile is a wonderful encyclopedia app. Now you can have information on just about every country in the world at your fingertips without having to go to the library or buy expensive encyclopedias for your home. When you launch the app, you can tap the magnifying glass to search for the country that you wish to learn about. When you pull up a country, you can view all different types of information in several different categaories. Tapping on a category brings up the information.
If you find information that you want to save to view again later, you can touch the plus sign at the bottom of the screen to add the page to your bookmarks. The bookmarks can then be viewed by tapping the open book at the bottom of the screen. Also, this icon allows you to browse your search history. The World Factbook ‘09 contains lots of interesting information in a very easy to use format. It is a great app for the price.
The World Factbook ‘09 is $0.99 in the iTunes App Store.
Developer’s Website: http://jdictionary-mobile.com/index.php