January 30, 2014

Thomson Reuters ProView™ eReader Platform Version 1.8 Launched

Annotation management, PDF creation and library sorting for iPad® and Android™ tablets and Windows®/Mac® computers

NEW YORK – Thomson Reuters announced the latest version of Thomson Reuters ProView, the leading professional eReader platform. The new version of ProView provides annotation management, PDF creation and sharing, and library sorting features, helping users to get the most out of their ProView eBook titles.

Thomson Reuters ProView is the first eReader platform specifically built for professional use, with advanced features such as full-text search, secured notes and highlights, and content updating. It is available for iPad and Android tablets, and for Windows and Mac computers. ProView titles are currently available in the U.S., UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Spain, Brazil, Argentina and Chile.

The new features offer more ways to navigate, access and share ProView eBook content. New features in Thomson Reuters ProView version 1.8 include:

  • Annotations management
    Notes, highlights and bookmarks can be labeled, filtered and searched. Search results can include references to page numbers and table of contents.
  • Advanced annotation importing
    Notes, highlights and bookmarks can be moved to their correct location as titles update, even when the relevant sections of text have been changed, relocated or removed.
  • Create and share PDFs
    Select text, current view or current section and create PDF files. Includes options to View, Print or Email finished PDF.
  • Sort library by topic
    Sort library by topical designations provided by publisher(s)

Availability of features and user platforms may vary depending on specific titles, Thomson Reuters publishing brands and jurisdictions.

“As people become increasingly mobile with tablets and laptops, they need to use information while on-the-go” said Bob Schukai, global head, Mobile Technology, Thomson Reuters. “ProView is unique in that it enables professionals to not only access eBook content, but to work with that content through advanced search and annotation features, and create and share PDFs with colleagues and others. ProView is the only eReader platform designed from the ground up for the way professionals work and helps today’s professionals be more productive wherever they are.”

Thomson Reuters ProView is a first-of-its-kind, professional-grade platform for the delivery and use anywhere, anytime, of specialized Thomson Reuters content and productivity tools, including popular legal reference books from Thomson Reuters Westlaw™, Sweet & Maxwell, Sweet & Maxwell Asia, Carswell®, Aranzadi, La Ley, Editora Revista dos Tribunais, Abeledo Perrot, Legal Publishing Chile and Thomson Reuters Legal, Tax & Accounting ANZ. There are also leading reference books from the Tax & Accounting business of Thomson Reuters offered on the Thomson Reuters ProView platform.

Information on ProView and its numerous reference and professional development titles can be found at http://thomsonreuters.com/proview

Thomson Reuters ProView is available for iPad users at the Apple App Storestm, Android tablet users at Google Play and the Amazon Appstore for Android, and for Windows and Mac users at http://thomsonreuters.com/proview.

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