CanooNet Goes Mobile

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The best known and most comprehensive online reference resource for German is now also available in the iPhone App Store.

CanooNet ( answers almost any question about the German language, be it about spelling, word forms, word formation, synonyms, translations, or definitions. That is why, for many years, CanooNet is among the most popular Internet sites in this field, welcoming more than 40,000 visitors daily. This expertise is now available in the App Store for the ever growing number of iPhone and iPod Touch users, too (keyword: CanooNet).

Spelling information for more than 3 million word forms (including more than 25.000 example phrases), meaning and synonyms of more than 100.000 headwords, and definitions of many linguistic terms, all this is very easily accessible thanks to a format that is optimized for small screen devices and a phonetic search - you can use CanooNet while travelling, in a meeting, in a coffee bar, or even on the beach.

A cooperation with LEO ( allows CanooNet users to access translations into English, Italian, Spanisch, French, and Chinese. In case more background information is needed,a direct access to Wikipedia is provided, which, of course, is also optimized for small mobile devices!

The German newspaper "Handelsblatt" characterized CanooNet as "an excellent online reference resource one would like to be close at hand at any time" (Handelsblatt, 27-03-2008) - a wish that now has come true.

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Canoo Engineering AG is a leading expert in Rich Internet Application (RIA) technology and stands since more than ten years for effective and efficient Swiss-quality Web solutions.


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