It has been a while since I shared some of the new features we have been working on for the iPhone Siddur. Again, you can see the full feature request list over here. We have not yet released a new version, we are hoping to fine tune this version to a solid 2.0 version. So here are some of the more visible things, besides for a lot of code cleaning and minor bug fixes.
(1) Gave the user the ability to specify their Candle Lighting (when Shabbat starts) times and Havdalah (when Shabbat ends) time. Go to settings and you’ll see this:
Tap your finger on the time to change the “default” to anything you hold.
My congregation does 45 minutes after sundown:
(2) You can also change the font style in preferences. Note, only two fonts work with nekudot, so here they are:
(3) Finally, you can now see upcoming holidays on the Luach. How? Well, open the Luach:
Now, shake the iPhone or iPod Touch. Yea, give it a little shake and presto, it flips to this list view:
Can’t see all the info? Just rotate it horizontally and you can view more.
Those are some, not all, of the new features coming to iPhone Siddur 2.0.